Monday, September 15, 2014

Penang Time Tunnel In Georgetown, Penang

After our satisfying lunch, we checked into the Royal Hotel and rested for a short while before we set out again.  Initially we did not have any specific plans on where we wanted to go upon reaching Penang.  At the hotel lobby we "chanced upon" a brochure promoting Penang Time Tunnel.  I never heard of it and the two kids I brought along seemed to be very interested.... so.....

HERE WE ARE!!
 At the entrance of Penang Time Tunnel along Jalan Green Hall, Georgetown....
 At the entrance, my nephew looked like he wanted to start a "conversation...."
And after getting no response, he went to purchase the entrance tickets to the TimeTunnel...
For adults, it cost RM14 (for Malaysians)
Those with student cards, entrance fee is RM10...
They were given a form whereby there are some questions about Penang history...
Answers are there on the wall...
Look at my nephew... engrossed...
Soon ... the questions are forgotten...
They are more interested in the figurines... 
Very educational indeed....
Soon we were led to another door...
Entertainment time!
The ladies were given a "free ride"
and someone suddenly became the "Trishaw" rider...
Thanks to the friendly staff there...
They took pictures of us...
We also "stopped" to have a cup of coffee.... 
Thank you, Uncle...
Back to the 1960s.....
Hey... MR. BEAN IS ALSO THERE!!
UP for Jest!
His favourite POSE!
As for me, I rather take a ride with the Penang CM.....
OOOOPSSS...!!
Sorry Mr. CM... I know I am not supposed to sit behind...
Especially after a HEAVY LUNCH!


To be continued....

28 comments:

  1. Nice poses! All 3 of you are so sporting! Did both of them bring their student cards and get the RM10 entrance fees?

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    1. My girl brought along her ID so no problem.. my nephew... er.. one look at him, the problem is solved... hahaha..

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    2. Hahaha, that is so true. Just look at your nephew and will know he is a student. :D

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    3. Yeah.. cannot be so rigid and the guys there were very friendly.. :)

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  2. I've never been there but i don't like taking photos of myself so yea, decided to skip the place :p

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    1. Is this place new or what? I also never heard of it...

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  3. Seems like now very 'hing' these kinda 3D mural paintings/museums hor.. Call me jakun, I've never been to any of that.. Only see see look look from blogs and other ppl's FB..

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  4. Hahaha, I need to join the jakun gang on this, I have not been to this place yet, I think it is more for tourists, for me and my mates here this place is under the "we'll come here some time" category.

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    1. It is the same for me here in IPOH.. there are some tourist places that I haven't been to but heard of it through blogs and FB...

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  5. This place is the coolest!!! The ticket man does not look real for a start! Are they wax figures, like in a wax museum? The most fun part is getting yourself in on the action, and being a part of it. Wish I could go!!

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    1. More to come, Ginny! Interesting for first timers..

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  6. I don't think this was around the last time I was in Penang. Hah!!! LGE is waving you off, saying, "Hey! Get off my bike! You're so heavy!!!" See!!!! The wheel has come off already! Muahahahahahaha!!!!!

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    1. hahahaa...so you observed.. if I didn't hint that, I wonder whether you can see the broken bicycle.. hahaha..

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  7. Think i saw about this place in FB or blog, cant recall who post it...

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    1. I haven't see so far for Penang one.. KL one got...

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  8. Haven't been there and looks like a nice place to visit. Is it new? Love all the picturew you took. So lucky you, Penang CM is taking you for a ride.

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    1. At least the kids enjoyed it... for me, it is also an eye opener...

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  9. hahaha, this place is cute and fun.. i guess everyone who went there must be doing a lot of pose with the paintings and had lots of fun!! i like the "kopitiam" setting the most.. :)

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    1. Beautiful and nice paintings everywhere... good job done...

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  10. hah..hah..what a fun place! I like all the poses, especially the last one!

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    1. hahahaha... Loves my heavyweight size there, right?

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  11. Nice photos! It was fun. Your nephew really enjoying himself there.

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  12. Poor Mr LGE! He was waving and screaming for help as his bicycle could not move an inch!
    Waakaaakaaakaaaa

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