Fort Cornwallis was built in 1786 to protect Penang Island from amphibious invasion.
A 1799 map of George Town
Food of Georgetown
Georgetown is practically famous for its street food. Western, Indian, Chinese and Malay cuisine are all available here. Lots of tourists visit Gurney Drive for food, but this is also considered to be an expensive area. That is why it is wise to ask some locals for suggestions on where to eat.
Food for Indians in Georgetown
Sushi Kitchen, Sri Ananda Bhawan, The Leaf Healthy Recipes, Luk Yea Yan and LilyÍs Vegetarian Kitchen are some great options for vegetarians visiting Georgetown.
Places To Visit In Georgetown