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 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.
Broga Hill is one of the best places to hike within easy range of Kuala Lumpur. Great views and a good workout. Map, photos and details here.
Kuroshio Ichiba Market is a fun place to shop for seafood, see a tuna filleting show and sample a variety of raw or grilled fish and other delicacies.
District21 Putrajaya is a fun indoor adventure theme park in IOI City Mall in Putrajaya. A place for young folk to let off steam in air-conditioned comfort.
Kumamoto Castle, Suizenji Jojuen Garden and the Contemporary Art Museum are some of the things you can see on a day trip to Kumamoto City.
Aquaria KLCC is a world class aquarium and one of the top KL attractions. Find details, timings and ticket prices here.
Here is some trivia about the Malayan Emergency
Here is some trivia about the East India Company in Malaysia.
Take the kids to PD Ostrich Show Farm where there are plenty of animals and activities to keep the whole family amused for a few hours.
Alive 3D Art Gallery in PD is a fun place to pose and interact with trompe l’oeil paintings and get some amazing photos.
Pusat Ikan Hiasan is an aquarium and marine conservation centre managed by the Department of Fisheries. It is a great place to visit and it’s free.
There is more to Port Dickson than just beaches. Here are my favourite top Port Dickson Attractions.
Tokong Da Seng Ngan is a cave temple situated at the foot of Gunung Rapat in Ipoh, Perak. It was lost under mud for thirty years before being restored.
Perak Kwan Yin Tong is a cave temple at the foot of Gunung Rapat in Ipoh. It is dedicated to Guan Yin.