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Tuesday, January 02, 2018

We Stayed Around Home

Day 35 - I wrote the title and then thought about it a bit. How neat that I can write home after such a short amount of time! I do have to say that our time in Penang really has felt comfortable. I've travelled to many places in which, no matter how long one stayed, one would always be a foreigner. This country is more multicultural than lots of other places. The Chinese, Asian, Indian, and expat influences began in its founding and have continued to today.

January 3, 2017

My plan was just to show a bit of this apartment as we didn't venture anywhere today. We found this place by looking at Airbnb listings. We were happy to see the discount pricing if rented long term. I keep trying to convince people that we actually save money by going abroad during winters. Expenses can be considerably cheaper.

Staying here has really worked out well. We are a bit far from downtown George Town at around 18 kilometers; however, we have all the time in the world. So, time spent taking the bus has provided the rewards of relaxation and has been a great way to become familiar with the new scenery.

January 3, 2017

January 3, 2017

We're on the 29th floor and can see the southern tip of the island from our balcony. We have two and a half bedrooms. The Internet and TV package is great. Jay does a lot of cooking as he has access to all the tropical plants and spices to which he was accustomed.

January 3, 2017

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January 3, 2017

January 3, 2017

We're here until the end of February. A bedroom can be reserved through text or by email.


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