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Midlands Park ( aka One Stop ): VCD / CD / DVD VCD/CD/DVD Review

All of these shops are located on the top floor of the mall ( just one floor below the Bowling alley )

What to buy: Cheap VCD/CD / DVD and computer games ......

What to pay: VCD = RM 5
DVD = RM 8-10

Address: Near Pulau Tikus

Theme: Computers and Electronics

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Mar 22, 2004
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Batu Ferringi: Local Souvenier Souvenirs , Arts & Handicrafts Review

Well its usually stalls set up along the road in Batu Ferringhi

What to buy: Local batik , key chains , T Shirts , VCD/DVD

What to pay: Varies from stall to stall so its good to walk around and bargain ....things that are sold at these road side stall can be bargained

Directions: Batu Ferringhi

Theme: Local Craft

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Mar 22, 2004
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Chowrasta Market: Local delicacy Yummy local snacks Review

Well this place is a must if you wanna pack some local foodstuff back to your home country . Most of the things here are nicely packed , so its easy to bring along.

There are many shops there , so ask around and bargain before you buy . Dont buy from the first stall you stop , walk around !

What to buy: Hot stuff amongst local from other states includes

1) Dried Satay Fishes
2) Dried Squid Seasoned in Fine Sugar
3) Pepper Biscuits
4) Lau Hau ( the fruit, or drink ) both has
medicational value.
5) Tau Sar Pneah

What to pay: RM 10 for 1 big packet of satay fish ( contain 20-30 smaller packets inside ) , one box of pepper biscuit and a box of dried cuttle fish . Any of the above combination is possible

Address: Penang Road

Directions: Opposite the Police Headquarter

Theme: Food and Drink

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Mar 22, 2004
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