Tuesday, June 25, 2024

Marco Ferrarese

Marco Ferrarese has lived in Penang since 2009 and is an expert on Malaysia and Borneo. He authored chapters on Malaysia and Brunei for the Rough Guides and published several books. He has written on travel, culture and extreme music in Asia for a variety of international publications and shares his Penang intelligence on the Penang Insider.

From Penang to Singapore in a whizz: a review of Scoot...

Penang and Singapore: two islands linked by intriguing British colonial history and, these days, plenty of low-cost flights. Good connections...

Qatar Airways direct flight from Penang to Doha: All you Need...

When Qatar Airways opened its route to Penang on the 6th February 2018, their second in Malaysia after Kuala Lumpur, Penang Airport certainly stepped...

How to Bus Penang to KL the Best Way

Penang is possibly the most exciting place to be in northwest Malaysia, but there’s quite a lot happening in the capital Kuala Lumpur, too. If...

G Hotel Kelawai: Penang Buffet and Lunch Special to Notice

There are hundreds of food choices in Penang. Beside hawker food, an array of restaurants keeps evolving and improving, offering all sorts of mouthwatering...

Penang to Langkawi 2024 Stress-Free Travel Guide

Penang is a fun, beautiful island full of unforgettable events, at least 20 great beaches, interesting characters, amazing local food and Western restaurants,...

Penang Street Art: 13 Furry Murals of Penang Cats

Wall Art in George Town has become one of the main tourist drawcards to the island. Truth be told, there are so many tourists coming...

What to Do in Penang in 3 Days: the Ultimate Itinerary

What to do in Penang in 3 days? Trust us, there are many things to do in Penang, Malaysia, and most of them don’t...

Penang Street Art: 16 Beautiful Murals of Women

Since Ernest Zacharevic etched the bunch of original murals as part of the George Town Festival in 2012, Penang street art has become a...

Roti Bakar in Penang: 6 Best Breakfast Places for Malaysia’s Unmissable...

Hungry for breakfast in Penang? So don't make other first-timer mistakes, and go where you can have some of Penang famous breakfast. In this...

5 Penang Health and Yoga Centres that are Worth your Money...

Penang is known around Asia for being a perfect retirement and medical tourism destination. Few seem to remember, however, that Penang health centres are also...