Penang

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Left KL for Penang via a six hour but comfortable bus ride. Stayed in Bayview hotel, dining at rooftop revolving restaurant. Malays, Chinese, Indians living in cheerful harmony surrounded by restored colonial architecture like the E&O hotel.


Kuala Lumpur: Day Two

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After a nice sleep at the Dorset Regency, we headed to the Central Market to examine the finest Malaysian handicrafts housed in colonial style shops. Rain towards the end of the afternoon chased us into a shopping center.