Street Art George Town Penang

Armenian Street George Town

The kids in bed nice and early after a big day’s cycling, Steve relaxing with a beer on a beanbag in our guesthouse, I headed out to catch the twilight over George Town. Penang’s capital is renowned for its¬†heritage district’s architecture and street art, and it doesn’t disappoint. It’s a great place to see on…

Rollin' in Penang

Rollin’ in Penang: George Town on six wheels

The island of Penang sits just off Malaysia’s west coast, connected to the mainland by bridge. A multicultural melting pot, it’s been British colony, opium trade port, Japanese¬†military base, and electronics manufacturing centre – just a slice of the island’s colourful past. Today, the capital George Town’s Colonial District is a UNESCO World Heritage site,…

Adventures in Kuala Lumpur City Centre Park

We’re off! We’re on the road for our first great overseas travel odyssey with backpacks, and four-year-old twins. Well, technically, it’s our second great travel odyssey with kids – we spent a few weeks in California last year – but that was in a hire car, with suitcases, and an esky, and fold-up chairs, and…