An unusual two-part tribute to Penang street food by Stanley Yu, who is originally from Hong Kong but now lives in London. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fadelHXJcM4?rel=0&w=470&h=269] [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kb1-C62dvoE?rel=0&w=470&h=269] Notice, he largely avoided the upmarket 'touristy' food courts and found street food at its...
A visit to the local wet market is enough to give you palpitations. Prices of vegetables and fruit have soared, perhaps by as much as a third over the last few years. One news report even said that the...
Penang was chosen for its sumptuous street food and nostalgic heritage setting and easy walkability in the city. Not for its skywalk or theme parks or 40-storey (and 60-storey) towers or Botak Hill or planned artificial islands or six-lane highways...
Anthony Bourdain, host of Travel Channel's culinary and cultural adventure programmes, recently visited Penang to try out the local street food. This is his verdict. Part 1 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T9cpb7KtZug&feature=plcp Part 2 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lJYiogr0icY&feature=plcp Part 3 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LQLSXprHpAw&feature=plcp The hot and spicy spots he visited can be...
Malaysia has five entries in the Top 50, two of which are from Penang. But before we get all puffed up, Singapore has 14 in the listing prepared by the World Street Food Congress 2017 in Manila. Perhaps it...