Disclaimer: This trip took place back in 2017, and this late post is merely a vague recollection as of 2020. Why back? After already spending 4 months in Penang, my plan was to travel to Bali next (Indonesia). However, a couple projects that require more steady work came up, so I decided to go back
A walk through the rainforest jungle of Penang island.
Getting from Koh Phangan (Thailand) to Penang (Malaysia) was a pain in the ass: I had to take a slow ferry, a golden minivan and two flights. Oh yeah, a golden minivan which was a big WTF moment: after disembarking the ferry, people going to the airport were boarded into an Orthodox church on wheels, with random design