Singapore and Malaysia: A Crazy Rich Asians Itinerary

Crazy Rich Tour.

The Scene: The iconic mahjong game between Rachel and Eleanor.


The Place: Known as “The Blue Mansion” because of its vibrant blue exteriors, the Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion in Penang provides the perfect backdrop for the heart-stopping mahjong match between the film’s heroine and her beau’s disproving mother. Once the home of a wealthy Chinese merchant, the 19th century heritage building has a mélange of influences and motifs (from traditional Chinese flourishes, to English Art Nouveau stained glass), making it a well-loved icon in George Town. Now a boutique hotel-cum-museum, it is where archaic charm meets modern-day comforts.

14, Leith Street, 10200 Penang, Malaysia

 

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Andy Flores

Andy Flores is a pathological penny pincher with impulse shopping and binge-eating tendencies. She’s constantly saving up for new adventures, so she dabbles in writing jobs here and there. Her not-so-secret dream is to be an extra in a big Bollywood movie.