Category Archives: General

Tonyo Mannequin At Jalan Dato Keramat, Georgetown, Penang

Tonyo Mannequin Sdn. Bhd. is a shop in Georgetown, Penang selling mannequins, clothing racks, hangers, and display fixtures used at a clothing shop. The items sold here are targeted for retail clothing businesses, including clothing shops, and even for roadside clothing stalls at the night market (pasar malam), or daytime market (typically near a wet market or pasar).… Read More »

Ballet Class In Penang At Greenapple Ballet Academy

The Greenapple Ballet Academy is a ballet school in Penang. It shares the same building with the Wisma Pengakap Pulau Pinang (Penang Boy Scouts HQ) at 1, Solok Scotland, 10450 Georgetown, Penang. For parents who are interested to have their children learn ballet, it is recommended that they start early. The Greenapple Ballet Academy has a “Baby Movement Class”, which… Read More »

Toy Shops In Georgetown, Penang

Nowadays, we normally buy toys from Toys “R” Us, or shopping complexes. In Penang, apart from shopping complexes, there are also toy shops that operate in shop houses beside busy roads. Syarikat Teik Seng and Syarikat Tan Num Wing are 2 such toy shops in Lebuh Kimberley (at the intersection of Lebuh Kimberley and Jalan Sungai Ujong). The… Read More »

In2Art – Art And Craft Learning Centre In E-Gate, Penang

In2Art Sdn. Bhd. is an Art & Craft Centre in E-Gate (Gelugor, Penang) that provides creative Art & Craft courses for children. It also provides design services for things like door gift, design for t-shirts, souvenirs, etc. The In2Art Centre has many programmes for different age groups, starting from 3-year-old children up to adults. It is also a… Read More »

How To Get A Touch N Go Card With Penang Bridge Discount

The Touch N Go is a prepaid card that can be used to pay tolls on Malaysian highways and the 2 Penang Bridges. It can also be used to pay parking fees at certain shopping complexes. For Penangites, they can get a Touch N Go card that provides a 20% discount when using the first Penang Bridge (the… Read More »

Post Offices In Penang That Open Every Day, Including Weekends

Even with the advent of email, instant messaging and social media, post offices (pejabat pos) continue to play an important role in our society. Online commerce is picking up in Malaysia, which will spur the amount of packages that need to be delivered. So, post office services like Poslaju will be in high demand. We are also continuing… Read More »

Centrio Avenue – Nice LMC Apartment In Bukit Gambier

Centrio Avenue is a Low-Medium-Cost (LMC) Apartment located in Bukit Gambier (Gelugor, Penang). It was developed by the Boon Siew Group (BSG) in collaboration with the Penang State Government. It is nice to see a LMC apartment being built near the town area in the Penang Island, instead of in the outskirts, or Penang Mainland. Centrio Avenue is… Read More »

Authorized Service Centre For Tefal Appliances In Penang

The Tefal brand is getting more and more popular in Malaysia. People are starting to use their appliances like rice cookers, steamers, toasters, pans, and others. I currently use Tefal’s rice cooker at home (one that I got with my CIMB credit card points). Unfortunately, the lid got spoilt, and I was not able to close the rice… Read More »

Excellent Service At CIMB Bank Seri Damai Branch In Penang

I am sure we can all relate to the frustrations when we go to a bank. However, the CIMB Bank Seri Damai Branch in Bata Lanchang is a breath of fresh air. It provides excellent services to customers. Customers coming to the CIMB Seri Damai branch are assisted promptly to get the right queue number. The wait is… Read More »

Antong Café – Coffee Factory In Taiping

Following on the Taiping Zoo post, if you make a day-trip from Penang to Taiping to visit the zoo, it is a good idea to also visit the Antong Coffee Factory (or Antong Café). Antong Café is the oldest coffee mill in Malaysia. The factory pride itself as “Malaysia’s Most Historical Coffee Mill”. At Antong Café, you will… Read More »