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The other side of Malaysia

The other side of Malaysia

By Lloyd Green Like in any country, life away from the city is different. In rural Malaysia, village or kampung life is another beast. The Malays and Orang Asli here still practice their traditions, maintaining the old lifestyle of their people. It is completely different from the lifestyle in the city and you can see […]

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A budget guide to travelling Malaysia

A budget guide to travelling Malaysia

By on May 13, 2016 in Eco, Food, Hotels, Malaysia with No Comments

By Lloyd Green Okay, if you’re coming to Malaysia to spend two weeks in Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi and the Perhentian Islands, you’re probably not going to do it on the cheap. But there’s also plenty of people who pass through Malaysia on their way north from Singapore en route to Thailand, Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam. […]

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Be Marveled By The Seas – Explore The Ins and Outs Of The Perhentian Islands

Be Marveled By The Seas – Explore The Ins and Outs Of The Perhentian Islands

By on April 1, 2016 in Beach, Eco, Uncategorized with No Comments

The Perhentian Islands are a small group of islands known for its rich corals and natural reservoir. It is located on the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia in Terengganu, that is also not far from the Thai border. Perhentian means “stopping point” in the Malay language and the islands were named as such for being […]

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7 Places For Hiking, Camping and Waterfalls in and around Kuala Lumpur

7 Places For Hiking, Camping and Waterfalls in and around Kuala Lumpur

By on March 18, 2016 in Eco, Family, Highlands, National Parks with No Comments

By Lloyd Green Kanching Falls Where: Between Selayang and Rawang. You can park at the entrance to the reserve. Level: Easy hike Positives: Kanching Falls is the closest falls to Kuala Lumpur so you don’t have to drive far and if it starts raining there is easy access to your car. It is perfect for […]

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Where My Beaches At?

Where My Beaches At?

By on March 14, 2016 in Beach, Eco with No Comments

So you’ve heard of the pristine beaches of Malaysia and maybe have seen some photos of them online and decided to pay a visit and get your tan on? Let me tell you that everything you’ve seen and heard is exactly as they are. The clear blue skies, sandy beaches, palm trees, turquoise waters and […]

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6 Best Things About Volunteering in Malaysia

6 Best Things About Volunteering in Malaysia

By on March 2, 2016 in Eco, Food, States with No Comments

By Lloyd Green Volunteering in a foreign country can provide an experience like no other. It can open a plethora of opportunities and harness a personal growth not attainable in most situations. So if you have the time to do something life changing and are looking for that extra zest in life, why NOT volunteer […]

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What do expats say about Malaysia?

What do expats say about Malaysia?

By Emma Richards Well, depending on where you come from, ‘Gosh, it’s hot!’ is quite often the first thing any expat will say about Malaysia. Stepping off the plane for the first time, feeling the humid air fill my lungs and the stifling warmth envelope me as I emerged from the cool into the tropical […]

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A Seasonal Guide To Malaysia

A Seasonal Guide To Malaysia

By on February 20, 2016 in Beach, Celebrations, Eco, Events, Festivals, Highlands with No Comments

By Lloyd Green  Heading to Malaysia soon? Here’s a month-by-month guide of the must-see things to do during the year.   We start off with Thaipusam, a colourful annual Hindu festival where thousands of devotees travel from Kuala Lumpur to Batu Caves and up the temple’s 272 stairs to the shrine of Lord Murugan to […]

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Beautiful Malaysia

Beautiful Malaysia

There’s only so much a person can say about a place, food and people. If I were to tell you that Malaysia has the most beautiful beaches, delicious food or interesting culture, you could also tell me that other countries have that too. The best way to introduce anyone to Malaysia is by show and […]

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You Think You’re in Paradise, Then…

You Think You’re in Paradise, Then…

By on October 5, 2015 in Beach, Diving, Family, Highlands, Islands with No Comments

There you are, in the middle of paradise, and it’s everything you’ve imagined it to be. It’s beautiful, magical and something you’ve only dreamt of before. And then, it hits you. You can’t be in paradise, can you? You remember getting on a plane, breezing through customs, reaching your hotel. So where are you exactly? […]

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