BY CK Lam

Discover and experience Penang with the newly released Time Out Penang magazine!

The team behind Time Out Kuala Lumpur had launched the Time Out Penang 2011/12, a guidebook providing information about everything Penang: the people, lifestyle, fashion, art, culture and of course, the food!

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Time Out Penang – The Insiders Guide to Penang 2011/2012


The launch event held at Aseana Cafe Bar in Straits Quay, Penang was attended by tourism officials, local businessmen, tourism industry professionals and media members.

The guest of honor who officiated the event was YAB Lim Guan Eng, the Chief Minister of Penang. During the event, the Chief Minister presented a short speech.

“Here is a guidebook which captured the spirit of Penang. I felt like I was being shown around Penang by a proud Penangite,” says YAB Lim Guan Eng.

Time Out Penang Magazine Official Launch Party at Aseana in Straits Quay, Penang by what2seeonline.com

Ooi Geok Ling, YAB Lim Guan Eng and Graham Paling

 

 

This annual magazine published by Mongoose Publishing (M) Sdn Bhd is a guidebook for everyone. It helps you go about on your way around the hotels, resorts and spas as well as shopping malls, bars, eateries and heritage sites in Penang. This magazine is supported by the Penang Global Tourism and is distributed to relevant countries across the region and key international destinations around the world.

CK Lam, the food writer for Time Out Penang - Insider's Guide to Penang 2011/2012

I am truly honoured that I was chosen as the food writer for Time Out Penang, sharing and contributing my knowledge of food places in Penang. It was an exciting experience, writing the articles and seeing them in print! The articles can be view here.

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Time Out Penang Magazine Official Launch Party at Aseana in Straits Quay, Penang by what2seeonline.com Time Out Penang Magazine Official Launch Party at Aseana in Straits Quay, Penang by what2seeonline.com

Time Out Penang 2011/2012 magazine is available at all major newsstands and bookstores at RM38. Shopping through the internet can be done at the online store which offers a 10% discount.

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10 comments so far

 1 

Congrats! Wld love to get my hands on a copy soon!

CK Lam Reply:

When is your next Penang trip? It’s been a while now…

June 21st, 2011 at 9:03 am
Aerilynn
 2 

Look look! PARKROYAL logo just right below your hand! :)

CK Lam Reply:

The photo is indeed taken in PR!

June 21st, 2011 at 9:35 am
 3 

Woohoo! You’re the best person for the job too. :-)

CK Lam Reply:

I finally get to meet up with Nazeen. Thanks dear for sharing!

June 21st, 2011 at 9:36 am
 4 

so cool!!! managed to flip through the mag few months ago at one of the pg restaurants. it was fab!! too bad i had to miss the launch :(

CK Lam Reply:

I was expecting to see you in the launching. Anyway, do allocate some time from your baking hours. I hope to meet up with you again :)

June 21st, 2011 at 10:03 am
 5 

nice one! congrats ya~~~ I will grab one and send to my sister. :) she will like it.

CK Lam Reply:

Nice to see you dropping by.

June 21st, 2011 at 10:49 am
Melvin Lee
 6 

Bought a copy a few weeks ago. Was a bit dissappointed that there were some inaccuracies and mistakes in the food and entertainment section. Other than those minor points it’s a great guide! Looking forward to the next one.

June 21st, 2011 at 11:16 am
 7 

Hey guess what, Sunset Bistro is back! Penang can rejoice again!

http://aherbivoreinpenang.wordpress.com/2011/06/21/bora-bora-by-sunset/

June 21st, 2011 at 1:00 pm
 8 

CK, tahnk you for your support and your vast experience in Penang food and its people! You are a treasure!

All my love,

Lily

June 22nd, 2011 at 4:46 pm
 9 

Hope to get a copy of the magazine soon.

June 27th, 2011 at 11:20 am
Nazeen
 10 

hi CK, was awesome meeting you .. Finally! :)
Glad you had a good time. Look forward to meeting you again and soon :)

June 28th, 2011 at 12:03 pm

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