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Sunday, May 26, 2019
A'Famosa
A’Famosa, also known as “Kota AFamosa” in Malay and "The Famous" in Portuguese, is one of the oldest surviving European architectural remains in Southeast Asia. The former Portuguese fortress is located in the Malaysian historic State of Malacca and dates back to the 16th Century. It was built by the Portuguese Empire when Malacca was ruled by the Portuguese....
Malacca
Malacca or Melaka is the capital city of the State of Malacca with its significant cultural contribution to the country with Baba-Nyona aka Peranakan Culture. If there one thing you can be sure of about the city, it is its ginormous historical ocean of culture and heritage. It was the state of Malacca where the colonial forces first made...
penang little india
If you’re a traveler, India is probably already on your bucket list. Well, a country as big as that definitely demands a huge amount of time to be completely explored and understood. How about getting a little sneak-peak into this huge country, while exploring the other one? Little India offers commercial as well as a cultural glimpse of major...
Khoo Kongsi
Leong San Tong Khoo Kongsi, or KhooKongsi is a large Chinese clan (family) house dating back to some centuries ago, marking the huge presence of the prevailing Chinese, namely the Hokkien community in Malaysia. It is the part of the Goh Tai Seh, the five big Hokkien clan, in Penang. As the story goes, it was built extravagantly, with...
ESCAPE Theme Park
While all of us are busy keeping up with the fast-forwarded world, we all have lost the kid in us somewhere down the line. The only thing that can make up to our efforts would be a really nice break, and where else than Escape? Ever want to be a kid again, to run away from the race of...
Penang Tropical Spice Garden
The Tropical Spice Garden of Penang is the only spice garden in Southeast Asia and is also an award-winning farm. Spread across 8 acres, this secondary jungle is home to around 500 species of flora and fauna. If you’re planning a vacation to Penang, you probably already know its legacy in world-class food items. Well, its secret recipes might...
penang national park
The Penang National Park is believed to be the smallest National Park in the world. Spread across 1,213 hectares, facing the ocean, it’s famous for its tropical plants, flora and fauna, wildlife species and canopy walkways. Although small, it has a tremendous amount of surprises for its visitors. Location: The National Park is located on the northwest corner of the island,...
Penang Beaches
Surrounded by waterbodies, Penang is definitely one of the favorite destinations around the world for beach lovers. It is home to some of the best exquisite sites. If you ever plan to go to Penang, don’t forget to get your feet wet at the beaches and get some quality peaceful time while enjoying the sunrise and sunsets. Location: The island has...
Malaysia Tourism
While Malaysia has always been a favorite tourist spot in Asia, there are a lot of hidden gems in this country which the world is still unaware of. From the rich history to multiple cultures and races, from world-class cuisines to its world-class infrastructures, there is just too much that this country has to offer. Let us take you...
Surrender into the Peaceful Territory of God: Kek Lok Si
Kek Lok Si or the Temple of Supreme Bliss is the largest Buddhist temple in Malaysia built between 1890 and 1930 by Beow Lean, a Chinese Buddhist immigrant. It is also considered to be a pilgrimage site for Buddhists from all over Southeast Asia. The area itself is so beautiful that even the non-believers can’t stop themselves from visiting...