Penang’s latest attraction: Penang avatar secret garden

Penang local went to check out the hype surrounding Penang’s latest tourist attraction in Tanjung Bungah at the weekend.  Penang avatar secret garden is a landscaped light show. The trees and buildings around are lit up so you should go at night.  The attraction is free and it does get busy and there’s not much…

The Habitat on Penang Hill : Up close and friendly with nature

The best times to visit The Habitat , the work-in-progress-green “Narnia” on top of Bukit Bendera, or Penang Hill , are during the weekdays and NOT on a school holiday, if possible. I always like to encourage visitors to use the Penang’s public transport , bus number 204 is easily accessible from Komtar, or the…

Penang hash house harriers, a club for social runners. 

Hash house harriers are a group of people who enjoy hashing/trekking/runnning in the forest and they meet once a week in different locations.  The ‘hare’ sets the weekly route and the hashes follow the paper trail left by the ‘hare’. The route is unknown to the hashes and changes weekly. The runs consists of 45-90…