Category Archives for "Urban Escape"

Kuala Lumpur City
Jul 11

Out-station KL

Urban Escape

Once a tolerated stop over en route to Penang, we now choose to visit Kuala Lumpur several times a year to enjoy great coffee, good cafe style food and the relaxed cosmopolitan atmosphere.  KL has evolved into a pedestrian friendly and welcoming metropolis that provides a touch of sophistication after the challenges of living in […]

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Tanjung Bungah Penang
Jun 13

Walk with Gusto

Urban Escape

If the combination of a half day excursion out of George Town, good coffee, nice food, a health food shop, a pleasant suburban walk with views of jungle-clad hills, an excellent bakery with sourdough bread, tropical fruit stalls and the chance to experience another aspect of Penang Island appeals, then how about this for an […]

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The Great Wall of Penang
Jun 02

The Great Wall in Penang

Urban Escape

If you’re up for a taste of virtual reality, enjoy good coffee and need some respite from the greasy street food of George Town, then here’s an easy, short journey out of town to invigorate the senses.Also, if you’re planning to visit the Reclining Buddha while you’re in Penang, then here’s your chance to combine […]

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