Top 10 George town festival 2017 must see exhibitions. 

10. Paintings from the sea.  An art exhibition by Italian artist Elena at Studio Howard, 13 Armenian Street. Exhibition opens tomorrow 29 July and runs until the end of George Town festival on the 3 Sept.  Venue: Studio Howard  Address: 13 Armenian Street  Opening hours : 11am –  6pm  9. Joined by the crown  Joined…

George town festival opening weekend

It’s George town festival already?!?! Paintings from the sea. An art exhibition by Italian artist Elena Merlino at Studio Howard. The artist’s love for travel and exploration is the inspiration behind the art collection. She paints on old nautical charts and found objects like driftwood and tree bark The Exhibition opens tomorrow 29 July and…

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…

George town, Penang celebrates its heritage 

Fancy bumping into this Chinese god in Penang. This weekend George town celebrates it’s heritage with Street activities and story telling. George town, Penang is a Unesco world heritage site. Today celebrates it’s 9th anniversary since its listing.  George town is a multi cultural and multi ethnic city thanx to it’s historical importance as a…