Timothy Tye's Travel Encyclopedia
Esplanade Road (Jalan Padang Kota Lama)

Penang Hotels Christmas Promo 2017
Penang Hotels Christmas Promo 2017

Jalan Padang Kota Lama (Esplanade Road)Jalan Padang Kota Lama (Esplanade Road) (30 November, 2008)

Esplanade Road, which today is called Jalan Padang Kota Lama, is the road connecting Jalan Tun Syed Sheh Barakbah and Light Street. On one side is the open filed, Padang Kota Lama, and on the other side are two stately civic buildings, Town Hall and City Hall.

Jalan Padang Kota Lama was built around the same time as the Town Hall. When the building was completed, the road was just a dirt path. It should not be confused with The Esplanade, which today is known as Jalan Tun Syed Sheh Barakbah.

Jalan Padang Kota Lama road sign (30 November 2008)

Sights along Esplanade Road

Street Art on Esplanade Road

  1. Theatre of Ships (temporary installation for George Town Festival 2013)

Getting there

Take Rapid Penang Free Shuttle Bus, get down at Station No. 5 (Bank Negara). Jalan Padang Kota Lama is across Light Street from the Bank Negara Malaysia building.

View Jalan Padang Kota Lama in a larger map

List of Streets in Penang and Streets in Malaysia

Hamidouroll Online Store

Get your message across to a hundred thousand people a month when you advertise on Penang Travel Tips. It's the website that everybody goes to for all information on Penang. To place an ad on this site, click on contact me below. contact me

 Visiting Penang? Look for your hotel room over here!

You can look for and book your hotel room direct from this website. Simply click here or use the search box below. You can filter the results based on your requirement, everything from five star hotels to homestays and more.

 Look for a specific type of accommodation in Penang

Map of Roads in Penang

 Latest Pages | Halaman Terkini

 Full list of Streets in Penang

 List of 3462 Sights in Penang

All about me

Thank you for visiting my travel encyclopedia. I started it in 2003, and today it has over twenty thousand pages, all written by me. My name is , you can call me Tim. I am a full-time website author writing only my own website, to describe things and places I am curious about. To know more about me, go to www.timothytye.com I have been living at home writing my websites full time since 2007. I describe my alternative lifestyle in my Happy Jobless Guy website.

As a Christian, I hope that through this website, I am able to deliver God's Good News to people all over the world.

If you wish to contact me, please submit the contact form. Thanks again, don't forget to follow me on Facebook!

Copyright © 2003-2017 Timothy Tye. All Rights Reserved.