Leveraging the Value of Heritage in Malaysia through Placemaking by @PPS_Placemaking

Georgetown, Penang’s capitol city, is filled to the brim with cultural and national gems. Named after Britain’s King George III, the city was founded in 1786 by the British East India Company and today is the second-largest metropolitan area in Malaysia, behind Kuala Lumpur. Once the center of a lucrative, Chinese Secret Society opium trade, Georgetown is now a tourist hot spot. With destinations such as Kek Lok Si Temple (the largest Buddhist temple in SE Asia), Fort Cornwallis, and fabulously ornate historical mansions, Georgetown never leaves its globetrekking visitors wanting for cultural stimulation. With its recent emphasis on tourism, the city has sought innovative ways to maintain its cultural heritage. Think City is on the cutting edge of placemaking, and is helping Georgetown maintain and celebrate its natural vibrancy.

Full article: http://sustainablecitiescollective.com/node/1006286

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