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How To Travel From Kuala Lumpur To Penang Island

Penang is one of those rare frozen-in-time places which connects centuries old history with today’s modern lifestyle. It caters for the history buff and travel photographer but also for a nature-lover. It’s one of those offbeat, yet popular places in southeast Asia, and Malaysia in particular, that despite growing number of visitors has still maintained its laid-back vibe and an old town charm. During my two week travel in Malaysia, I ended up staying in Penang for more than 5 nights. Though my initial plan was to explore Penang for only two days, before moving towards the eastern coast of Malaysia, Penang felt so enjoyable and was so laden with unique experiences, that leaving it in two days would have been a shame. Read my recommended Three Day Penang Travel Guide, and about Georgetown Clan Jetties, but first thing first… How to travel to Penang Island, from Kuala Lumpur. For a most convenient, quickest and not-so-expensive deal… Fly! Yes, you heard that right, flying is the most convenient and (of course) the quickest option to get to Penang, and amazingly cheaper too. In fact, it …