La Chica Mexican Grill & Bar @ Straits Quay, Tanjung Tokong, Penang

La Chica Mexican Grill & Bar is a popular Mexican restaurant located at Straits Quay Mall, overlooking the Straits Quay harbour front. Though there are not many Mexican restaurants in Penang, La Chica is probably one of the best here. La Chica Mexican Grill & Bar has a colourful decor, made up of Mexican artwork and rustic wooden… Read More »

Wonderful Christmas Decorations At Straits Quay (2023)

Hohoho, the Warmderful Christmas is here at Straits Quay. This year, Straits Quay has put up some nice decorations at its Straits Court. At the centre of it all is a giant Christmas tree, accompanied by reindeers, a snowman, small red houses and structures propped up by candy canes. There are lights galore, transforming the area into a… Read More »

“Wanderlust Odyssey” Christmas Decorations At Queensbay Mall (2023)

For Christmas this year, Queensbay Mall’s Centre Atrium is transformed into an enchanting cosmic wonderland, a “Wanderlust Odyssey”. The blue-ish decoration brings visitors through a galaxy with planets, stars, snow, blue Christmas trees, crystal reindeers, flowers and futuristic structures. Walking through the “Wanderlust Odyssey” decoration invokes feelings of winter and snow, very much synonymous with Christmas. It is… Read More »

Deepavali Decorations At Queensbay Mall (2023)

This year’s Deepavali decorations at Queensbay Mall’s Central Atrium are full of flowers and colours. With the theme “Dazzling Deepavali”, the decorations bring the festive spirit to shoppers at Queensbay Mall. At the centre of the fabulous decorations are 2 swans spreading their wings to welcome shoppers. Beautiful water lilies surround the stage where many performances were held… Read More »

Colourful Deepavali Decorations At Gurney Plaza (2023)

This year, Gurney Plaza is ushering in the Deepavali celebrations with a colourful decoration in its central atrium. At the centre of the decoration is a giant elephant, welcoming shoppers to the mall. There are also peacocks being featured prominently in the vibrant decoration. If you are at Gurney Plaza at the right time, you will also get… Read More »

Creative Colouring Competition At Union Chinese Primary School, Penang (2023)

A creative colouring competition was held at Sekolah Jenis Kebangsaan (Cina) Union on 9 September 2023 (Saturday). The competition was held in conjunction with Merdeka Day and Malaysia Day, 2 symbolically important days for the country. The competition was aptly named Pertandingan Mewarna Kreatif Hari Kebangsaan dan Hari Malaysia 2023, jointly organized by the Rukun Tetangga and Union… Read More »

Dino Gym @ The TOP Penang

Dino Gym is an indoor playground located within The TOP Penang Theme Park (in KOMTAR). The dinosaur-inspired playground is sort of a mini gym where children can exercise their bodies and minds. They can climb, run, jump, slide, swing, race and have lots of fun. The facilities/equipment in Dino Gym include slides, hanging bridges, swing sets, rock walls,… Read More »

ParaThai Restaurant At Gurney Plaza

Craving for Thai food while shopping in Gurney Plaza? Head down to the lower ground floor (Level B1) to find ParaThai Restaurant. ParaThai is a chain restaurant serving authentic Thai food, with many branches in the Klang Valley. It recently spread its wings to Penang, opening a branch in Gurney Plaza. There are quite a good variety of… Read More »

For You Yen Vegetarian Centre, Georgetown, Penang

For You Yen Vegetarian Centre (Pusat Makanan Sayur-Sayuran For You Yen) is a vegetarian restaurant located along Jalan Dato Keramat. It is on the same row of shop houses as Ah Leng Char Koay Teow (Restoran Tong Hooi). The restaurant serves both ready-cook vegetarian dishes and cook-to-order vegetarian food. Some of the food choices include curry “mutton”, curry… Read More »