Review: DoubleTree by Hilton Penang – Day 2

Rise and shine, folks! It’s our second day at DoubleTree by Hilton Penang, and you know what they say about great mornings – it always starts with a great breakfast. Makan Kitchen is DoubleTree’s signature restaurant found at all of their hotels in Malaysia, and it serves mainly authentic Malaysian fare. The dining area is spacious, with plenty of seats and an alfresco dining area … Continue reading Review: DoubleTree by Hilton Penang – Day 2

Review: The Northam All Suite Penang @ Penang, Malaysia

Penang is only an hour’s flight away from KL, making it a great place for a quick weekend getaway. During a trip, I stayed at the Northam Hotel, located close to Gurney Drive. It’s purportedly four-stars, but a little old and tired-looking. Definitely in need of a revamp. E and I arrived around 11am and took a bus to Komtar (RM5.80) and then a taxi … Continue reading Review: The Northam All Suite Penang @ Penang, Malaysia