Date: March 7, 2009
Time: 7.00am from Permatang Pauh
Travel Time: Approx. 3.5 hrs drive from Permatang Pauh to Alor Setar(via NSE) and federal road from Alor Setar to Kangar.
This is our first stop, Pekan Rabu, Alor Setar, while on the way heading to the border town, Padang Besar. Had our breakfast here at around 10am. Pekan Rabu is one of the popular shopping arcades among locals and foreign tourist.
We arrived Padang Besar at around 3pm. A hot weather did not put us stopped from shopped and shopped around.
A galore of snacks and nuts. Actually all items are at bargain price. Snacks are one of popular items here besides clothings, leather goods, household items and a lot more.
My mom, still not finished with her shopping.