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Enjoy the rich history of Masjid Negara Kuala Lumpur

Standing proud against Kuala Lumpur’s skyline is Masjid Negara, a majestic house of worship that is one of the most esteemed religious places to visit in Malaysia. Built in 1965 as a symbol of the country’s newly gained independence from … Continue reading

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Take a moment of religious reflection at Langkawi’s Al Hana Mosque

The paradise of Langkawi, which lies west to Peninsular Malaysia, is home to a religious place of importance for many of the island’s Muslim inhabitants. Reported as the largest and most popular mosque, AI-Hana Mosque is an important religious place … Continue reading

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A Traditional Malaysian Dish to Tempt Taste Buds

The succulent and tender spiciness of beef rendang is often the highlight of anyone’s foray into experiencing Malaysian cuisine when taking a holiday in Malaysia. A spicy meat dish, rendang is sometimes referred to as a ‘curry’. In Malaysia particularly, … Continue reading

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Take a Religious Exploration of the Cavernous Batu Caves

One of the most popular things to do in Kuala Lumpur making a visit to the impressive Batu Caves located north of the city. Only ‘officially’ discovered 120 years ago by an American naturalist William Hornaday, the caves are now … Continue reading

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Hindu Faith Is Reflected in Color and Grandeur

There is no shortage of impressive religious places of significance to visit if you are taking a holiday in Malaysia. If you want inspiration on what to do if you travel to Kuala Lumpur, then look no further than the … Continue reading

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Malaysia’s Rich History Shines at Merdeka Square

An historic landmark signifying Malaysia’s independence as a nation after 150 years of British rule, Merdeka Square is an interesting place to visit if you travel to Kuala Lumpur. Malaysia has a rich history and taking time to learn about … Continue reading

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Kuala Lumpur’s Stunning Skyline Impresses at Altitude

Dominating Kuala Lumpur’s skyline, the Petronas Twin Towers are a defining landmark of the capital city and a visit to them is a must-do if you holiday in Malaysia. Fusing cutting-edge innovation with a distinctive cultural inspired architectural design, capturing … Continue reading

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Malaysia celebrates Hindu festival Thaipusam

One of the most photographed and a dramatic religious festival in Malaysia is the colorful Hindu Thaipusam festival. Held during January or February, this is the perfect time to holiday in Malaysia and soak up the atmosphere of this exciting … Continue reading

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Indulging in multicultural potpourri of Malaysian Asam Laksa

The Peranakan or Baba-Nyonya – descendents of 15th and 16th century Chinese immigrants to the Malay Peninsula – are known for their unique culture, which merges elements of Chinese and Malay customs. While many aspects of Peranakan culture are disappearing … Continue reading

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Take a Walk Through Penang’s Past

Malaysia’s vibrant and multi-cultural history lends itself to a number of heritage buildings which can be of interest to people taking a holiday in Malaysia. One such building is Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion at 14 Leith Street in George Town, … Continue reading

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