Penang Images Gallery 23 images Created 21 Sep 2009
Penang, or Pulau Pinang as it is known in Malay, is an island off the northwestern coast of Peninsular Malaysia. It is also the name of the Malaysian state which is made up of Penang Island. Penang is one of Malaysia's main tourist draws with decent beaches, rich multicultural history which is full of Malay, Chinese, Indian and European influences. Penang is also well known for being the "food paradise" of Malaysia.