Malaysia is truly a paradise vacation to anyone who wishes to spend a blissful vacation. Things that can be enjoyed in this land are immense. Penang is a state in Malaysia where one could enjoy the deep history of the country amidst a modern setting. The capital of this state is known as George Town, named after George III who was a British King. Cathedrals, buildings that rise high up to the sky, mosques, temples, government offices, cafes, bazaars and shops would be seen as one wanders down the streets of the capital city. Stroll leisurely down these streets absorbing every tiny detail of the surroundings which would not fail to amaze you.
A mix of cultures can be explored in areas like China Town and Little India. Everything related to these two ethnicities can be found here. Apart from exploring their cultural heritage and architecture a huge amount of shopping can be done in these areas. The several museums located in the area would never fail to fascinate any history lover. Out of the list of attractions Penang Sun Yat Sen Centre is a specialty museum that one would come across. This is also known as the Sun Yat Sen Memorial Hall. This amazing spot is dedicated to Dr Sun Yat Sen for his six years involvement in Penang. Make sure you visit the place except on Sundays, Mondays and Public Holidays.
A house with an extraordinary history that dates back to 1800 would greet you. This is the house that Dr Sun Yat-Sen, a Chinese revolutionary delivered his first speech in Penang, in order to make a difference. Walk through the walls of this amazing historical town house and experience the pride that is held at each and every inch.
If you are looking for accommodation in this world heritage site, Copthorne Orchid Hotel Penang is one of the perfect places. This Tanjung Bungah hotel is modern and has all the amenities to pamper you throughout the vacation. The secluded sheltered beach that this Penang hotel owns is truly a plus point for this resort when compared with its neighbouring holiday facilities.
Chandrishan Williams is a travel writer who writes under the pen name, Caleb Falcon. He specializes in writing content based on the many exciting world adventures that await intrepid travellers.