Kuching, a multitude of outdoor activities and natural untouched beauty laid out across the vast land

Slow in motion but vivacious when it needs to be, Kuching truly represents the soul of cats (Kuching means cat in Malay language). Kuching As one of the largest cities in the island of Borneo, Kuching holds a multitude of outdoor activities as well as natural untouched beauty laid out across the vast land. Kuching … Continue reading Kuching, a multitude of outdoor activities and natural untouched beauty laid out across the vast land

Langkawi, endless to-do list, from water sports to eco-tourism activities

Imagine 99 islands enshrouded in romantic legends with an endless to-do list, from water sports to eco-tourism activities. Sheltered from major storms by the peninsula on one side and Sumatra on the other, Langkawi has world class attractions available throughout the year. So yes, there’s more to the island than just shopping, although the island’s … Continue reading Langkawi, endless to-do list, from water sports to eco-tourism activities

Penang, Pearl of the Orient

Gourmets and gourmands rejoice! The ‘Pearl of the Orient’, Penang, is a thriving melting pot of a city where everyone is a certified foodie. Photo credits: en.wikipedia.org Rich culture and traditions give rise to lingering scents of irresistible food from all corners of Malaysia, as the island’s heritage is proudly and fiercely preserved without resisting … Continue reading Penang, Pearl of the Orient

Batu Caves, popular tourist attraction with 3 main caves featuring temples and Hindu shrines

Batu Caves is a an iconic and popular tourist attraction in Selangor. Being the site of a Hindu temple and shrine, Batu Caves attracts thousands of worshippers and tourists, especially during the annual Hindu festival, Thaipusam. The main attraction of the Batu Caves is the large statue of the Hindu God at the entrance, besides … Continue reading Batu Caves, popular tourist attraction with 3 main caves featuring temples and Hindu shrines

Brickfields, Little India, popular for its Indian food delights

Brickfields is a small to medium-sized town and residential neighbourhood (as well as an administrative zone) located just outside central Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Brickfields is popular for its Indian food delights especially the unique banana leaf rice and thosai (Indian pancake made from fermented rice flour). Brickfields is also known as Kuala Lumpur’s Little India … Continue reading Brickfields, Little India, popular for its Indian food delights

Bukit Bintang, Bintang Walk or Starhill, center for choices of abundant fashion, food & entertainment options

The Bukit-Bintang-KLCC stretch from Bukit Bintang to Kuala Lumpur City Centre (KLCC) will overwhelm you with choices of abundant fashion, food and entertainment options. Immerse yourself in the huge selection of local and international brands available across nine signature malls within the area. Bukit Bintang, also known as Bintang Walk or Starhill, is the name … Continue reading Bukit Bintang, Bintang Walk or Starhill, center for choices of abundant fashion, food & entertainment options

Petaling Street, Chinatown, shop for anything from gems and incense to toys and t-shirts

Petaling Street, the centre of Kuala Lumpur’s original Chinatown, maintains much of its traditional atmosphere, particularly at night when vendors fan out their merchandise along the street. Locals flock to Petaling Street primarily for bargain accessories and great Chinese food. So, go on, be brave – head down to Petaling Street with an empty stomach … Continue reading Petaling Street, Chinatown, shop for anything from gems and incense to toys and t-shirts

Dataran Merdeka, venue where Malayan flag hoisted for the first time at midnight on 31 August 1957

Dataran Merdeka (Merdeka Square) is located in Kuala Lumpur, situated in front of the Sultan Abdul Samad Building. It was here the Union Flag was lowered and the Malayan flag hoisted for the first time at midnight on 31 August 1957. Since 1957, Dataran Merdeka (Merdeka Square) has been the usual venue for the annual … Continue reading Dataran Merdeka, venue where Malayan flag hoisted for the first time at midnight on 31 August 1957