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Francis Light's grave in the Christian cemetery in Georgetown, Penang

George Town, Penang: a walking tour

George Town, the capital of Penang and the second largest city in Malaysia, has one of the largest collections of 19th and 20th century buildings in South East Asia. The easiest way to see the old town area is on foot. Here's a suggested walking tour, with clickable images. (Part One)

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Forest on Tioman Island, Malaysia

Tioman: facts for the visitor

Julian Hyde's introduction to the Malaysian island of Tioman in the South China Sea - a collection of useful hints and tips.

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Tropical Tioman

"Being a diver, the well known diving location of Tioman was a natural draw. Once voted one of the 10 most beautiful islands in the world, Tioman was used as the location of the mythical Bali Hai in the '50s film South Pacific." Julian Hyde waxes lyrical about the beauties of Tioman.

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