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Kelantan Vacation

One of the reasons for making a trip to Kota Bharu was to visit this mosque which resembled a Chinese temple. It really puzzled me as Kelantan has always been in my superficial understanding, a Muslim conservative state with a small Chinese minority. I was also quite surprised that the mosque was built at the [...]

Getting Two Countries for The Price of One

I always felt a sense of calmness whenever I visit this particular wat. The surroundings have not changed much over the years. The reclining Buddha at Wat Photivihan is probably the most well known in Tumpat, Kelantan. It is often mistakenly described as South East Asia's biggest reclining Buddha but that honour goes to the [...]