Asia, Malaysia, Penang, (Pulau Pinang), Georgetown, Chinatown district, detail of Chinese paper lantern against a blue painted wall by Gavin Hellier for Stocksy United

Asia, Malaysia, Penang, (Pulau Pinang), Georgetown, Chinatown district, detail of Chinese paper lantern against a blue painted wall

George Town is the capital of the state of Penang in Malaysia. Named after Britain's King George III, George Town is located on the north-east corner of Penang Island. The inner city has a population of 720,202 and the metropolitan area which consists of Penang Island, Seberang Prai, Sungai Petani and Kulim has a combined population of 2,251,042, making it the second largest metropolitan area in Malaysia

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Uploaded 18 April, 2013
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