This website is different from many other travel websites because I will only write about places that I have personally visited and tried out myself.
That means I have to be constantly travelling around this beautiful country of Malaysia, scouring every corner for hidden travel gems.
It's a tough job but somebody has to do it!
Whatever I discover I will let you know by expanding this website. Stay informed by reading this blog for updates.
MyBalloon Fiesta, formerly Putrajaya Balloon Fiesta, takes place in Desa Park City in Kuala Lumpur from 9 - 11 March 2018. Read full details here.
Take the kids to Lenggeng Eco Agro Farm to pet rabbits and see other farmyard and exotic animals. You can eat and buy rabbit meat here too.
Tanjung Tualang Tin Dredge is a unique relic from Malaysia’s tin-mining industry. The scale of this giant piece of machinery is impressive.Review and details here.
See this Malaysia Events Calendar 2018 to find out what's going on in Kuala Lumpur and elsewhere in Malaysia month by month.
Gua Tempurung near Ipoh is the largest show cave in Peninsula Malaysia. A variety of tours are possible ranging from easy to challenging and adventurous.
Ketumbar Hill is a small hill in Cheras, KL. It is a relatively easy 1 hour circular hike with breezes, good views and some fairly tame wild boars.
Chan She Shu Yuen is a historic building in Kuala Lumpur serving as the headquarters of the Chan Clan Association.
A visit to the Yuchengco Museum is one of the best things to do if you have a couple of spare hours in Makati, Metro Manila. Here is my review.
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Bukit Kembara is a short but vigorous hike up a small peak and around a vintage reservoir, just on the outskirts of KL.
Bukit Sri Bintang is a short but enjoyable 90 minute hike next to Desa Park City. From the top you can see great views of the KL skyline.
Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka acts as guardian of the Malaysian national language. Its HQ building features an impressive mural. See photos here.
Princes Hotel Kuala Lumpur was a hotel 100 years ago. Read how I managed to locate the building.
The city of Mandalay does not quite live up to its romantic and exotic image but there are a few sights worth seeing. Here are my Mandalay Attractions.
Taking the Mandalay to Pyin Oo Lwin Train is a popular way to get to Pyin Oo Lwin, provided you are not in a hurry. See photos, timetable and fares.
The Shore Toy Museum has a good collection of action figurines, superheroes and anime characters. See photos and details here.
Maymyo Christian Cemetery in Pyin Oo Lwin contains the graves of some 300 Europeans from 1895-1973 and many mixed race and Burmese Christian graves.
Maymyo Hill Station was described as more like Surrey than Burma. Traces of British influence remain. Here are my Pyin Oo Lwin attractions.
National Kandawgyi Botanical Gardens in Pyin Oo Lwin (formerly Maymyo) is one of the best botanical gardens in the whole of Asia. Read my review.
The Cathedral of St Mary Kuala Lumpur is the main Anglican church in West Malaysia and a historic KL landmark.