Penang Island

Penang Island, is the main constituent island of the Malaysian state of . Located at the , off the northwestern coast of Peninsular Malaysia, it is separated from the mainland by the Penang Strait.

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Buddhist temple
The is a Buddhist temple situated in , , . is situated 3½ km northeast of Penang Island. Photo: Arne mueseler, CC BY-SA 3.0 de.

Localities in the Area

, renowned as the Pearl of the Orient, is a state on the of Peninsular . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a town in , . Along with the surrounding area, literally makes up the backcountry of the island, offering a laidback kampung lifestyle, with rice paddies and fruit farms scattered throughout. Photo: Cmglee, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, is a town in central . Located west of , is largely a suburban area home to the famous Penang Hill, or Bukit Bendera, and the gigantic Kek Lok Si Temple. Photo: Balou46, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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