It is really sad to read news again about a lady who is a tourist from the United State got robbed and raped by two men after being taken on a 80km terror ride in a taxi. You can read more about the news here: Tourist robbed and raped after terror ride This is a [...]
destinations to visit and the best attractions to see. There are also useful information such as accommodations, flights, places for food and malls for shopping.
may not be well known, they are in fact pretty much unspoiled and they still retain most of their natural environment. Most importantly, they are mostly not crowded even during peak seasons.
The following are some of the latest tourism guides that you can read to find out about the latest traveling trend in Malaysia. Enjoy!
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Kuala Medang is where homestay visitors can get an old-fashioned village experience without compromising on modern comforts. Story and pictures by SAGER AHMAD. VISITING Kuala Medang in central Pahang is almost a walk down memory lane as visitors can see village life as in the old days and how food was prepared traditionally. A typical [...]
DURING the Japanese Invasion some 70 years ago, the villagers of Pulau Tuba in Langkawi escaped persecution and death when they found sanctuary in the caves of Wang Buloh. Under the cover of darkness, they made their way to the caves and set up home there for their families. Pulau Tuba – Langkawi Today, the [...]
If you think 22km of beach fabulous, just wait till you have a taste of the watersports, kampung food, types of fruits, fireflies and crocodiles. Peggy Loh did. “DADDY, did you bring my swimming suit?” The little girl’s petulant cry rose above the din in the busy lobby. Glancing in the direction of the voice, [...]
KAMPUNG Kuantan in Kuala Selangor has morphed from a sleepy village to one of the most interesting tourist spots in this part of the world, thanks to fireflies that “light” up the once backwaters of development. The fireflies have shored up the tourist potential of Kuala Selangor and, together with its other cultural and historical [...]
ONCE in a while, we should stop counting ringgit and sen when we are on holiday. After working hard for the better part of the year, we should give ourselves a reward and go for the ultimate pampering. And you don’t have to go far. Consider the Eastern Pavilion Boutique Resort & Spa in Cherating [...]
It offers Lifestyle to Health. SHANTI GUNARATNAM finds out what this means at the Aenon Health Farm. FORGET health supplements, meat, seafood and dairy products. Just think of vegan meals, plenty of water, daily exercise and talks on healthy eating. Add to this, talks on the importance of being spiritual and its benefits for a [...]
Participants of homestay programmes in Kuala Berang can also get to learn about the region’s rich past, writes ALIAS MOHAMED. UNLIKE most homestay programmes where participants experience the local way of life, the Kampung Buloh Homestay programme in Kuala Berang, Terengganu, offers a taste of history instead with tales of merchants from afar who came [...]
Taman Negara Kenyir? ZALINA MOHD SOM finds out that this is actually the part of Tasik Kenyir that comes under the Taman Negara authorities. IS this a new national park? The name Taman Negara Kenyir was definitely unfamiliar. Then, I thought that perhaps Tasik Kenyir had just been gazetted as a national park. After all, [...]
Much of the action in laid-back Kuala Kubu Baru is centred around the Farmers Market, especially on weekends and public holidays, writes SHANTI GUNARATNAM KUALA Kubu Baru’s claim to fame is that the small town in Selangor is the jump-off point to Fraser’s Hill. It has always played second fiddle to the hill resort though [...]
In Sarawak, now you can, says HEIDI MUNAN, who finds a tour of the Liew Pepper Farm a fascinating trip. YOU can just go where the pepper grows!” In Queen Victoria’s England, this was a mild imprecation, meaning something like “Get lost!” In Sarawak, it’s a job description. Some 67,000 farmers tend the lush green [...]
Visitors to the Desaru Fruit Farm can smell and taste an amazing variety of fruit. For city folks, there is an added bonus of seeing the fruit growing on trees. PEGGY LOH writes. MY eyes were locked on the platters of dazzling colours. Carefully arranged slices of tantalising tropical fruit created a palette of natural [...]
Swiss Garden Resort & Spa Kuantan lives up to its tagline, Experience the Difference. LIGHT FM was playing my favourite John Denver hit, Take Me Home, Country Roads. Very timely, I thought, for my “homecoming” as it had been a number of years since I last stayed at the Swiss Garden Resort & Spa Kuantan. [...]
The Malaysian-Thai border town of Tumpat attracts visitors who are drawn to its dual-culture uniqueness. IT is a bonus to visit Tumpat in Kelantan. It is like getting two countries for the price of one as you’ll be visiting Malaysia and Thailand at the same time. Tumpat is the smallest district in the north-eastern-most part [...]
As Langkawi awaits to be gazetted as a Unesco Geological Park, one resort has already carved a name for itself as a sustainable eco-resort. PULAU Langkawi, one of Malaysia’s favourite playgrounds, has already been gazetted as the region’s first Unesco Geological Park (Geopark). With 99 islands and many tourist attractions, Langkawi packs in holidays makers, [...]
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Malaysia has some of the best aquariums in the world. Make sure these aquariums are in your travel itinerary.
These are some breathtaking waterfalls in Malaysia that you have to visit. Discover these beautiful waterfalls here.
Discover the most famous highland retreats in Malaysia that you must not miss when you are holidaying in Malaysia.
Malaysia has some of the world best delicacies. Find out here the most popular heritage food that are the favorite of all Malaysians.
Looking for a paradise in Malaysia to relax? Discover here Malaysia best islands that you don’t want to miss.
The tropical fruits in Malaysia are some of the best in the world. Discover here these must-eat tropical fruits when you are holidaying in Malaysia.
Visit these popular national parks in Sarawak. See the pictures and discover the best wildlife sanctuaries in Malaysia.
Find out here where most tourists visit in Kuala Lumpur. Plan your travel itinerary here. Discover the best tourist attractions in KL.
Discover Kuala Lumpur most famous heritage and historic buildings. Find out their pre-war history and attractions here.
Discover here the popular mosques, temples and churches in Kuala Lumpur that should be in your travel itinerary.
Discover here where to see the most popular museums in Kuala Lumpur. Find out in these museums the most exotic exhibitions in Malaysia.
You can find some of Malaysia's best Muslim food in Penang. Discover here the Penang best Malay and Indian Muslim cuisine.
A young and vibrant metropolitan city bustling with energy. The Malaysia capital is truly the epitome of a modern Asian city.
A rich heritage and a mystic, spiritual core as well as fine beaches and good food.
A an archipelago of over 100 islands. Langkawi is a modern-day legend with fine beaches,forests and mythical places.
A beautiful state in Borneo with lush tropical rainforests teeming with an incredible diversity of marine life.
The largest and most popular hill station in Malaysia. Dotted with lush tea plantations, farms and fresh produce.
The site of both the first settlement on the peninsula in the 1400s makes Melaka the birthplace of Malaysia.