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.
The new hilltop Arulmigu Balathandayuthapani Temple was opened to the public in 2012 and has great views over George Town. You need to climb 513 steps to reach the temple.
Penang Botanic Gardens are the Pride of Penang. One of the top botanical gardens in South East Asia and a must-see Penang attraction.
Penang Tropical Spice Garden describes itself as Asia's Hidden Eden and their lush fragrant gardens are a great place to see a vast array of spices and other exotic plants.
Penang National Park is the smallest national park in Malaysia but one of the most scenic and the easiest to access.
Penang Toy Museum houses a massive collection of action figures and collectables relating to movies, comic book superheroes and TV programmes ranging from Harry Potter to Star Wars. Fun for kids of all ages!
Entopia Penang Butterfly Farm is a world class vivarium where butterflies flutter freely amid lush tropical gardens. Definitely one of the Top Penang Attractions.
Penang Tropical Fruit Farm boasts 250 species of fruit on their 25 acre hillside farm. Visitors can take a guided buggy tour, enjoy fruit drinks or a meal and purchase various fruit products.
Masjid Tinggi Bagan Serai is an unusual wooden mosque built in 1897 and said to be inspired by mosque designs in Banjarmasin, Indonesia.
Masjid Ihsaniah Iskandariah is a unique mosque near Kuala Kangsar dating from the 1930s and made from wood and woven bamboo panels.
Penang War Museum is an outdoor living war museum which vividly recounts the defence and fall of Malaya in WWII and the horrors of the Japanese occupation on civilians and imprisoned Allied servicemen. A must-see museum.
Colonial Penang Museum is one of Malaysia’s best museums with fantastic collections of antique furniture, stained glass windows and collectable treasures.
The Fortune Dragon Statue in Yong Peng is one of the world's largest dragon tunnel with a length of 115 meters. It is attractively painted and surrounded by lovely Chinese gardens.
Pulau Rawa is an idyllic tropical island paradise off Malaysia's East Coast. Read my review of the accommodation, facilities and activities of the island's top hotel, Rawa Island Resort.
Sungai Dusun Wildlife Conservation Centre was once the preserve of rhinos but is now home to tapirs. You need a permit to visit.
At UPSI National Education Museum in Tanjung Malim you can learn about the history of Malaysia’s education system and admire the heritage buildings of this university campus.
The Heroes Mausoleum at the National Mosque is the dignified and peaceful final resting place of former Malaysian Prime Ministers and other senior leaders.
There’s not a lot to see at the Herbarium Gallery Kuala Lumpur, just a modest collection of dried leaves and information graphics. But it’s free and air-conditioned so OK for a brief stop.
Take a stroll along historic Tranquerah (Jalan Tengkera) and see some of Melaka’s lesser known sights, off the beaten tourist track.
Kenaboi State Park in the remote Jelebu District of Negeri Sembilan is an unspoilt rainforest with waterfalls, jungle trails, mountain climbing, bird watching and other outdoor activities to enjoy.
Jeram Tengkek Forest Eco-Park in Negeri Sembilan is a nice place to picnic, swim and camp amid pristine rain forest said to once have been home to a goblin village.
Villa Sentosa Melaka is the place to visit if you want to see what life is like inside a traditional Malay house and the actual owners may give you a tour around.
St Francis Xavier Church is named after one of Malacca’s most famous residents. Read the story of Anjiro, the first Japanese Christian, whose statue is also found here.
The Mystery of the Makara In Malacca. Read some trivia here.
There are hundreds of Chinese Cemeteries in Malaysia. Read some trivia here.
Jeram Kedah Waterfall is a small and less well known waterfall in a peaceful and quiet corner of Negeri Sembilan’s extensive forest reserve.
The historic Portuguese/Dutch Fortress of Malacca was destroyed by the British in 1807 but there are some remnants still visible and worth seeing.
At Skytrex Melaka the adventurous can enjoy fun and challenging obstacle courses in rainforest surroundings with international safety standards.
Putrajaya Floria, Malaysia's premier flower and garden festival is taking place from 25 August-2 Sep 2018.
Melaka Bird Park is a fun place to bring the kids and see exotic birds feeding from the palm of your hand.
At the Orang Asli Museum Ayer Keroh you can learn about the customs, hunting techniques, houses, food, medicine, crafts and burial traditions of the Malay Peninsula’s original inhabitants.