Family Recipes: A Malaysia Day tribute to the country we love

Family Recipes: A Malaysia Day tribute to the country we love

By on September 12, 2014 in Events, Malaysia with No Comments

“Let us all as one be reminded that all Malaysians would live together as members of one big family.” – Tunku Abdul Rahman, first Prime Minister of Malaysia . The best family recipes endure the test of time. Each generation adds a little personality to the flavours, while still keeping the original essence alive for […]

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Better Shopping with the Visit Malaysia Visa Prepaid Card

Better Shopping with the Visit Malaysia Visa Prepaid Card

By on September 5, 2014 in Uncategorized with No Comments

If you love shopping but don’t like carrying around a lot of cash, the new Visit Malaysia Visa Prepaid Card is a viable secure payment solution. The world agrees: Malaysia is a great place to shop. From bargain hunting in the local markets, to luxurious shopping in some of the world’s biggest malls, it’s a […]

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Durian, love it or hate it?

Durian, love it or hate it?

By on August 11, 2014 in Food, Malaysia with 4 Comments

“Its taste can only be described as… indescribable, something you will either love or despise. … Your breath will smell as if you’d been French-kissing your dead grandmother.” – Anthony Bourdain With its sharp and thorny exterior, the King of Fruits gives a menacing impression. Coupled with a strong aroma, the controversial fruit has defeated […]

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5 Pasar Ramadans in the Klang Valley not to be missed

5 Pasar Ramadans in the Klang Valley not to be missed

By on July 18, 2014 in Food, Selangor with 1 Comment

Once a year, Pasar Ramadans spring into action all over the country for a full month during Ramadan. Here are our top picks of params around the Klang Valley. Throughout the holy month of Ramadan, Muslims around the world refrain from eating and drinking from dawn to dusk. In Malaysia, food stalls pop up at […]

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A visit to the Floria Putrajaya 2014

A visit to the Floria Putrajaya 2014

Malaysia’s much-awaited flower and garden festival is back from the 14th to 22nd June 2014 with mesmerising colours, spectacular gardens and a whole lot of fun for everyone. Whether we’re declaring our love, sharing our sympathies, giving a token of thanks or even saying we’re sorry, flowers have never failed to express our emotions when […]

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Racing Over Putrajaya

Racing Over Putrajaya

By on June 9, 2014 in Events, Malaysia, Putrajaya with 3 Comments

Red Bull Air Race, the world’s fastest motorsport, makes its debut appearance in Malaysia before a captive crowd. The bright yellow plane zoomed by, nimbly manoeuvring past 25-metre high Air Gates, a trail of smoke the only evidence of its flight path just seconds ago. Another plane followed, as one by one, all 12 Master […]

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The Best Malaysia Has To Offer – Citrawarna/Colours Of 1Malaysia 2013

The Best Malaysia Has To Offer – Citrawarna/Colours Of 1Malaysia 2013

By on May 21, 2013 in Festivals with 23 Comments

Citrawarna also known as Colours of 1 Malaysia will be held on 25th May 2013 at Dataran Merdeka, Kuala Lumpur. It returns for another year of showcasing the best of what Malaysia has to offer and to prove that colours and cultures always have a correlation with one another in most festivals in Malaysia. Founded […]

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The Regatta Lepa Colourful and Excitement

The Regatta Lepa Colourful and Excitement

By on April 26, 2013 in Festivals with 7 Comments

Every year in April there is a water festival held in Semporna, a small town in the eastern coast of Sabah, called The Regatta Lepa, one of the major important events in our National Tourism Calendar. This year, the 20th Regatta Lepa will be held from 26th – 28th of April 2013 and the event […]

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Where Kids Rule

Where Kids Rule

By on September 21, 2012 in Buildings, Family, Malaysia with 8 Comments

DARYL YEP CHECKS OUT KIDZANIA, THE NATION FOR KIDS, AND IS FASCINATED BY THIS AWARD-WINNING THEME PARK Kai! That’s probably the first word you’ll hear as you step into KidZania, Kuala Lumpur’s latest indoor family edutainment centre. Here’s how greetings are exchanged instead of hello. It’s personal; giving kids an instant sense of belonging and […]

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The Road to Old Terengganu

The Road to Old Terengganu

By on July 31, 2012 in Family, Food, History, Malaysia, Museums/Gallery, States, Tour with 8 Comments

The deep seas off Terengganu may be rich in oil and gas reserves, making the east coast state among the region’s leaders in the oil, gas and petrochemical industry, but some argue that its real treasures are all found on the mainland.

With a documented history reaching as far back as the 2nd century, Terengganu certainly has accumulated a wealth of heritage influenced by the Langkasuka and Srivijaya kingdoms it was part of, and the Majapahit, Khmer and Chinese empires it traded with. Despite modern developments, the old Terengganu still remains – and the best way to explore it? Via Federal Route 3 – approaching a hundred years old, but still one of Malaysia’s most scenic highways.

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