Harvey Norman Stores In Penang

Harvey Norman is an Australian retail company selling a wide range of electrical appliances, computers, phones, furniture, and bedding products. It has many stores in Malaysia. One advantage of shopping at a Harvey Norman store is that there is a rich variety of products to survey and choose from. The stores are also spacious and comfortable to shop… Read More »

Toyota Service Centre Sungai Pinang, Georgetown, Penang

Toyota Service Centre Sungai Pinang (Address: No. 8, Jalan Jelutong, 11600 Georgetown, Penang. Tel: 04-2899199) is probably the largest Toyota service centre in Penang Island. For a long time, the service centre was managed by UMW Toyota Motor Sdn. Bhd., before it was transferred to S&D Tama Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. effective 1 November 2018. As the main Toyota… Read More »

Sushi Wafu Restaurant At Moulmein Rise Shoppes, Pulau Tikus, Penang

Sushi Wafu is a Japanese restaurant at Moulmein Rise Shoppes, Pulau Tikus, Penang (Address: Jalan Moulmein, Pulau Tikus, 10350 Georgetown, Penang. Tel: 04-2951084). The location is near the Pulau Tikus Wet Market. The main attraction of Sushi Wafu is probably the low prices of the food. Sushi on the conveyor belt are priced at RM1.80 and RM2.80. There… Read More »

i.Jooz Orange Juice Vending Machine In Gurney Paragon Mall, Penang

I was at Gurney Paragon Mall last Sunday (10 March 2019), and was intrigued by the i.Jooz orange juice vending machine located on the Lower Ground Floor (LG), beside the lifts. The i.Jooz vending machine sells pure orange juice for RM7 per cup, with “no added sugar”, “no added water”, and “no added ice”. Each cup contains juice… Read More »

Beng Lee Car Air-Cond Specialist, Penang

I would like to share my good experience recently (on 31 January 2019), having my car’s air-cond repaired at Beng Lee Car Air-Cond Specialist (Address: 726, Jalan Sungai Dua, Taman Sri Bunga, 11700 Gelugor, Penang. Tel: 04-6465002). I was not getting cool air from my car’s air-cond. The technicians at Beng Lee Car Air-Cond Specialist were able to… Read More »

Dining At David Brown’s Restaurant, Penang Hill

I visited Penang Hill (Bukit Bendera) with my family recently (on 13 February 2019), and had dinner at the popular David Brown’s Restaurant & Tea Terrace. The restaurant sits atop Penang Hill’s Strawberry Hill (hill upon a hill), and is the highest restaurant in Penang. We went up to Penang Hill at around 5PM, wanting to have a… Read More »

Play Pedal Go-Kart At Urban Playz, Gurney Paragon Mall, Penang

Indoor playgrounds are now widely available at shopping malls in Penang. Urban Playz at Gurney Paragon Mall however provides something different, an outdoor pedal go-kart course for kids to play. It is located on the 4th floor of Gurney Paragon Mall (Address: 163D-4-01 & A1, Gurney Paragon Mall, Persiaran Gurney, 10250 Georgetown, Penang. Tel: +6012-7090082). There are 2… Read More »

Starview Restaurant, Jalan Dato Keramat, Georgetown, Penang

Starview Restaurant is a popular Chinese restaurant in Georgetown, Penang (Address: 341, Jalan Dato Keramat, 10150 Georgetown, Penang. Tel: 04-2266544). The restaurant is located in the former Federal Place cinema. There is a car park at the back of the building. Restoran Tong Hooi, which houses the Famous Ah Leng Char Koay Teow stall is located right beside… Read More »

Sushi King Restaurant Branches In Penang

Sushi King is a popular Japanese restaurant chain in Malaysia. It was established back in 1995, and was the first Japanese restaurant in Malaysia to serve sushi on a conveyor belt system (“sushi on the kaiten”). Sushi King restaurants have Halal certification. Today, Sushi King restaurants also provide sushi-making classes for kids and adults (needs special arrangement) –… Read More »

Experience Batik Art At Craft Batik, Teluk Bahang, Penang

Batik is a traditional Malay textile art. It is very popular in Malaysia and Indonesia. The most popular motifs in Malaysian batik are flowers and leaves. Batik designs are drawn on cloths/fabric, which will then go through a special process to make the colours permanent. Craft Batik is a batik factory in Teluk Bahang, Penang (Address: Mukim 2,… Read More »