Health Food Shops in Penang

Looking for organic health food shops in Penang?

The organic food movement is growing in Penang as more and more people are concerned with the safety of food and everyday products.

There are an ever growing number of health food shops in Penang, selling a wide-range of organic fresh food, grocery items, personal and skin care products as well as household products. Check out one near you. Continue reading

Organic Food Stores in Pulau Tikus

For a small island, Penang has a surprising number of organic food stores. Even more surprising is that quite a few are centred around the Pulau Tikus area offering a huge variety of fruit, veg, groceries, personal and household products.

A popular place for people to buy their fruit and veg is the Pulau Tikus wet market on Jalan Pasar. Open from early morning to about lunch time, this is where we found the first organic food store. Continue reading

Edgecumbe Retreat: An Oasis of Calm

Edgecumbe Retreat, an oasis of calm where you can eat, drink and be beautified.

Edgecumbe retreat is a tranquil enclave within the city and it certainly is an oasis of calm. Located in a quiet residential street behind the busy Kelawei Road close to the Gurney Hotel, the Edgecumbe Retreat offers spa and beauty treatments, an organic shop and cafe. Continue reading