Sacred Heart sign advertising the, er, Lakshmi Video shop in George Town, Penang.
A British-style pillar box – but this one is outside the Custom House in George Town, the main city on the island of Penang in Malaysia’s Pulau Pinang State.
Travelling from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore by train is much more relaxing than flying. It’s also cheaper and doesn’t take much longer.
Quick trivia quiz to see how much you know about Malaysia, the endlessly fascinating crossroads between Malay, Chinese and Indian culture.
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