Archive for July, 2010

Food, Food, Food : A KL-ite weekend in Penang – Day 2 – The Kueh Hunt & Heritage Hotels

Saturday, 11 a.m. – The hunt for the yellow-coloured kueh with brown sugar syrup starts.
FIRST STOP – Moh Teng Pheow Nyonya Kueh

This Nyonya kueh “manufacturer” operates from a really traditional shop on Jalan Mesjid an unassuming nook off Chulia Street. Mr. Mook Hian Beng makes all varieties of Nyonya kueh and supplies kueh sellers [...]

Food, Food, Food : A KL-ite weekend in Penang – Day 2 – Breakfast

Saturday, 9.30 a.m. - The objective for the morning was Hokkien Mee. Not any old Hokkien Mee, but a good one.
One Corner Cafe, Bawasah Road

The target : Super Hokkien Mee.
The “Super” in the name is a reference to the stall’s previous location on Rangoon Road behind Super Department Store. Or if you like, the “Super” can also [...]

Food, Food, Food : A KL-ite weekend in Penang – Day 1 – Supper

Recently, we had the pleasure of hosting some of our KL friends for a short weekend break in Penang. The main objective was of course to indulge in Penang’s famous food, which meant that we had plenty to keep us busy.
A week before the departure date the list of wanna eat items was already forming, [...]

It’s a Mobile World After All…

A Tribute to Mobile World Magazine which featured Penang Street Food app!  Read about it here.
(Sing to the tune of It’s a Small World)
It’s a world of Assam Laksa,
A world of Nasi Kandar.
It’s a world of Rojak,
And a world of Popiah.
There’s so much that we share,
That it’s time we’re aware,
It’s a Mobile World after all.
It’s [...]

Penang Street Food app – A Travel+Leisure mag favourite!

Penang Street Food favourited in Travel+Leisure mag

The world’s leading travel magazine Travel+Leisure has made a mention of the Penang Street Food app in its Southeast Asia July 2010 issue!

Penang Street Food app was featured among other T+L favourited travel tech finds such as the posh Daunt Books on Marylebone High Street in London hitting cyberspace, and the Luxe City Guides mobile guides [...]