Lexis Suites Penang

Going to Penang Bridge’s International Marathon 2016 but haven’t gotten your accommodation mapped out just yet? Fret not, for we have a recommendation that just might tide you over. Nestled in the picturesque seaside corner of Teluk Kumbar, Lexis Suites Penang is a lavish five-star resort that prides itself with 222 luxury suites. With the strenuous and grueling demands of the marathon, why not pamper yourself  and your loved ones with a top of the line experience? Just take a look at that view Each unit of Lexis Suites comes decked out with its very own in-room swimming pool and steam room, accompanied with an open patio for relaxation. Now if that doesn’t tempt you to take the plunge, we don’t know what else will. If comfort is what you’re looking for, Lexis Suites Penang is the way to go Dining  With a wide selection of food and beverage outlets, you will be spoilt for choice when it comes to sampling all the various cuisines that Lexis Suites Penang has to offer. From contemporary cuisine to scrumptious Japanese delights, each food outlet carries its very own unique appeal to help satiate your appetite. Alas, these are the outlets that you should keep a keen eye on: Where class meets sophistication Roselle Coffee House  Comprising of a heavenly array of culinary delights, this all-day dining cafe serves buffet breakfast, lunch, dinner to weekend hi-tea. With a keen eye for innovative and creative dishes, this is one place not to be missed for coffee aficionados. Because everything gets better with coffee. Location:   Mezzanine Floor Capacity:    250 pax Climate:   Al fresco and air-conditioned...

ASICS Penang Bridge International Marathon 2016

Pulses racing Hearts racing, stances at the ready. As droplets of sweat trickle down over the oval heads of those in attendance, they wait in earnest. The beckoning sound of a high pitch whistle marks the beginning of the race. It echoes across the horizon. Debris and dust blow away against the thundering footsteps of thousands of participants. Light enveloping smog fills the air with a faint smell of charcoal.  Yes, it’s that time again where runners from all walks of life gather in unison to outrun each other. So dust off your running shoes, lace up and get prepped. The ASICS Penang Bridge International Marathon (2016) sprints its way forward this November 27th. From humble beginnings A marathon that’s been going on since 1985 continues to show no signs of letting up.  Runners from all corners of the globe will once again congregate to get a leg up over the competition. With a full marathon, half marathon, quarter marathon and a 10 km fun run, there’s no reason not to join.  A sound mind in a sound body ASICS, a name synonymous with quality will once again be the title sponsors. With a keen attention to detail and aesthetics, ASICS remains one of the more popular brands.  A sight for sore eyes A captivating sight of the sun rising against the towering pillars of the Penang Bridge awaits avid marathoners as it not only signals the ending of the race but is also one to be remembered. Penangites pride and joy, it remains the only time that the bridge closes its passage to the ever bustling traffic. Preparing for race day For...