Georgetown, Penang and La Maison Bleu

Georgetown

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IMG_1309Georgetown, capital of Penang, Malaysia and UNESCO World Heritage Site, of pastel doors and windows fame.  La Maison Bleu, Cheong Fatt Tze’s Mansion, combines influences from the owner’s Chinese roots and late 19th Century entrepreneurial success, making him ‘one of the most historic and colourful personalities of the era’ (Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion).  April 2011.