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When in Malaysia: A Guide to Cultural Etiquette

Tweet When visiting a foreign country, it is always important to gain an understanding of their culture and to respect it all times. A little bit of research in advance will provide you with a good foundation. Malaysia is an Islamic state but it also has ...Read more

How Much Should You Budget When Visiting Malaysia?

Tweet Malaysia provides a worldly blend of Indian, Chinese and Malay culture. It is host to everything from beautiful beaches, to rain forests, to bustling cities. As a top South East Asian tourist destination, it tends to be a little more expensive than ...Read more

The Backpackers Guide to Nightlife in Kuala Lumpur

Tweet Kuala Lumpur is a bustling and eventful place full of exciting nightlife. There’s something for everyone with its swanky restaurants and bars lining the Golden Triangle district, right through to nightclubs and karaoke clubs in the Chinatown d...Read more

Top 30 Malaysian Dishes You Can’t Miss On Your Trip

TweetMalaysian cuisine is, like the country itself, culturally rich and diverse. Drawing from Malay, Chinese and Indian ethnicities, there are no shortage of flavours colliding in the nation’s cooking. While Penang is famous for its street-food-selling ...Read more

Where to Go in Malaysia Throughout the Year

TweetIt’s possible to travel to Malaysia at any time of the year. But there are various factors to consider when deciding the best times and places to visit, including the weather and climate, peak tourist seasons and festivals or public holidays. Weath...Read more

10 of Malaysia’s Best Eco-Tourism Destinations

TweetIf you’re thinking of eco-travel, Malaysia is the place to go. Not only does it have a great tropical climate, but it also has some of the world’s best eco-tourism hotspots. If you’re a nature lover, you’ll love the many spectacular natural w...Read more

Making the Most of 48 Hours in Penang

TweetPenang Island is a vibrant part of Malaysia, popular with travellers for its food and history. It’s perfect for the curious and the culture-hungry as there’s so much to explore, particularly in lively George Town. If you have only 48 hours to spe...Read more

What to See and Do in Malaysia This October

TweetMalaysia is a hive of activity throughout October, with festivals and events taking place across the country. With such a diverse calendar, there is sure to be something for everyone travelling to Malaysia this October. Here are some of the key event...Read more

What’s Happening in Malaysia in September?

TweetThinking about jetsetting over to Malaysia this spring? It’s just a hop, a skip and a flight away! But what to do once you arrive? Whether you’re a spontaneous traveller, or you like to plan your holidays step-by-step, here are nine ways to make ...Read more

Travel Photos NOT to Share on Facebook

TweetEveryone has that one friend. If you’re really popular, or just really unlucky, you may even have more than one. The friends who seem to make it their life’s mission to flood your news feed with copious happy snaps of them on holiday. Sipping mim...Read more

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