Why do tourists like to come here? Is it because of the sun? Is it because of the beach? Or is it just because of me? Tanjung Bungah in Penang is an ideal destination for those who want to enjoy a relaxing beach getaway while still being close to the city.
Just ask the Penangites where Tanjung (Cape) Bungah (Flower) is and surely they will say “the beach!”. This sandy beach with a tropical flavour really beguiles anyone who seeks tranquility. No one can resist the temptation of beach strolling in the morning or sunbathing during the noon. You do not even have to queue for a spot as Asians do not even care about sunbathing.
Worried about accommodations? Don’t! There are a lot of hotels that can be found here from no star to 5 stars. Water sports? Plenty! Just tell the locals what you want to play and this place offers you the best quality in town. With the capital just a few kilometers away, you do not even have to worry about having fun in malls or partying in clubs. Penang offers you so much things to do and enjoy, making it the best tourist destination!
What are you waiting for? Book an airplane ticket now and explore this beach with your films and cameras!
This article is a tribute to a great British photographer Martin Parr, who took many colorful and vivid photos of sunbathers on the beaches all over the world. During this wonderful spring, and while waiting for the next summer, relax and enjoy these photos!
The people of a city, to me, speak volumes about its culture and sense of community. And that is why I sought out the people who make Denver that much more interesting after the initial period of settling down. My search lead to a few establishments that have contributed to making Denver what it is today. In the second story on Transient Living, I present to you two of such establishments: The Craftsman & Apprentice, and A Small Print Shop.
Need a break from a hot day walking around the city in Budapest? Why don't you visit the Széchenyi baths situated at the City Park and enjoy the warm thermal waters in beautiful surroundings? If you are up for it, you can play a game of chess, too, while enjoying yourself at one of the outdoor pools.
Venice is a beautiful city full of romantic spots and picturesque corners, and I am not the only one who thinks so. The city suffers from the masses of tourists walking and floating around every day. Look further and enjoy my photos and memories!
The Algarve region in the south of Portugal attracts tourists from all over Europe all year round. But what most people (luckily) don't know is that there is still a great unexplored part of the coast in Algarve, away from the masses and the cities. Come and see the Costa Vicentina, a diamond on Portugal's southwest coast.
Did you catch the solar eclipse that happened recently? Word on the street is that it even resulted in a total eclipse in some areas of Europe, making it a pretty rare occasion for the folks that got to see it! We're guessing that some of you even had your cameras to catch the whole shebang on film — which is why we're throwing a competition for the best eclipse and sun inspired shots out there. Come on in and check out the details!
When visiting Sevilla, there is a place that I think you shouldn't miss. It is not often mentioned in tourist guides, but I found it to be a highlight of the city: The Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo.
It’s normal during summer to be out there at the beach, sunbathing and getting yourself a nice tan, but in Malaysia, it could get pretty hot this time of the year. With the rising temperature, my friends and I decided to escape the heat of the city for a while and took an approximately three-hour drive to Cameron Highlands.