Gen 根 Penang

Gen 根 Penang, Contemporary Malaysian Menu

Monica Tindall It used to be that Penang was known for its incredible array of street food. Home cooks making the same dish for over 50 years and rock-bottom prices drew the crowds. Dirty and rude only seemed to increase the attention, seemingly adding authenticit…

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The Blue Mansion, Penang, Malaysia

Once home to the man who the New York Times described as the ‘Rockefeller of the East,’ Cheong Fatt Tze, The Blue Mansion is cloaked in a rich history and intrigue. Located in the UNESCO World Heritage Site of George Town, this 19th century property is the ideal ve…