Famed as "Emerald of the Indian Ocean" and "Valley of Eastern Silicon", Penang is the third largest city in northwest Malaysia.
Penang, located in northwest Malaysia, is the third largest city in Malaysia after the capital Kuala Lumpur and the city of Johor Bahru. The whole of Penang is divided into two parts by the Penang Strait: Penang Island and Seberang Perai Province. A prosperous city is on one side, while the other side is a historical monument. You will feel time and space jump while walking in Penang. The most fascinating thing here is the integration of various cultures. Penang is the most literary and artistic place in Malaysia, with the titles "Emerald of the Indian Ocean" and "Valley of Eastern Silicon". Numerous places of interest, attractive food and shopping paradises ensure that you do not miss a wonderful trip to Penang. Penang Travel Guide gives you more suggestions for a visit to Penang.