Setia Spice Convention Centre Roof Garden

The Setia Spice Convention Centre Roof Garden is a landscaped rooftop garden. It is an excellent place for recreation, exercise, and relaxation. The roof garden consists of the Central Lawn, Kids Park (playground), and Bamboo Garden. The Central Lawn, the main part of the rooftop garden, consists of 2 grass fields, with jogging track around them. Visitors can… Read More »

Penang Road Famous Teochew Chendul, Georgetown, Penang

I recently went down to Georgetown with my family to have the Penang Road Famous Teochew Chendul. It was on the first day of Hari Raya Puasa (5 June 2019). I had not had the chendul here at the Lebuh Keng Kwee main branch for quite some time, although I did enjoy their chendol at various branches around… Read More »

Organic Food Stores In Pulau Tikus, Penang

Organic food is getting more popular in Penang. It is quite convenient to purchase them in organic food shops and in supermarkets like Tesco, AEON, Giant and Jaya Grocer. I was in Pulau Tikus recently, and noticed that there are quite a number of organic food stores here, especially in the area near the Pulau Tikus Wet Market.… Read More »

Penang Badminton Academy

Penang Badminton Academy (officially opened in 9 May 2014) is a badminton hall built by the Penang State Government, with contributions from ECM Libra Foundation. It is located within the same compound as the Karpal Singh Penang Learning Centre, which also houses the Penang Math Platform. Its address is 550, Jalan Kaki Bukit, Kampung Kastam, 11700 Gelugor, Penang… Read More »

Penang Math Platform (PMP)

Penang Math Platform (PMP) is a Mathematics learning centre setup as part of the Penang STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) initiative. Other centres that were setup under the Penang STEM initiative include the Penang Science Cluster, Tech Dome Penang, Penang Skills Development Centre and @CAT. The Penang Math Platform is housed in Karpal Singh Penang Learning Centre… Read More »

Hari Raya Puasa Decorations At Gurney Plaza (2019)

The Hari Raya Puasa decorations are up at Gurney Plaza, bringing the festive mood to shoppers at the shopping mall. This year’s decoration is themed Kota Raya Gurney, depicting a charming small town in Penang in the 1970s. At the centre of the decoration is a stage named Panggung Wayang Gurney (Gurney Cinema), which will be used for… Read More »

Hokkien Mee At Nirvana Cafeteria, Georgetown, Penang

Nirvana Cafeteria is a coffee shop along Jalan Anson (Address: 156, Jalan Anson, 10400 Georgetown, Penang. Tel: 017-5729454). It is a small coffee shop. I have noticed Nirvana Cafeteria since some time ago, but had never been there until recently. My wife had tried the hokkien mee there, and remarked that it is not bad. So, we visited… Read More »

Roof Leakage Repair Services / Contractors In Penang

I found out recently that it is quite difficult to find a capable roof leakage repair contractor in Penang. Many contractors may claim that they are able to repair roof leakages, but they are normally not the expert, and may give the wrong advice in terms of what to repair. I did finally manage to find an experienced… Read More »

City Stadium Of Penang (Stadium Bandaraya Pulau Pinang)

The City Stadium of Penang (or Stadium Bandaraya Pulau Pinang) is a multipurpose stadium located in Georgetown, Penang. It is accessible from Jalan Perak. Inside the City Stadium, there is a football field, where the Penang state football team plays their Malaysia Super League home matches. There is also a running track in the stadium, so it is… Read More »