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Images of Penang - the Pearl of the Orient


The island of Penang showcases the best of Malaysia's culture and people. Founded by British colonizers, it has since grown to be Malaysia's biggest tourist draw, a place that combines 19th century architecture with a vibrant hawker food culture and breathtaking natural sights. This growing catalog of images shows you exactly why this island is known as Malaysia's "Pearl of the Orient".
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Penang City HallPenang City HallPenang Islamic MuseumPenang Islamic MuseumCheong Fatt Tze MansionCheong Fatt Tze MansionKek Lok SiKek Lok Si Temple, Penang, Malaysia
Penang Butterfly FarmPenang Butterfly FarmPenang FerryPenang FerryBatu Ferringhi Batu Ferringhi The Penang International Dragon Boat Festival
Facade and gopuram (tower) of Sri Mariamman Temple, Georgetown, Penang.Sri Mariamman Temple, Georgetown, PenangThe sixty-foot Clock Tower in Penang, Malaysia.Queen Victoria Memorial Clock Tower, Penang, MalaysiaCannon ringing the walls of Fort Cornwallis, Georgetown, Penang.Fort Cornwallis, Georgetown, Penang, MalaysiaDomes and tower, Kapitan Keling MosqueKapitan Keling Mosque, Penang, Malaysia

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