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Kuala Lumpur






Johor Bahru


Kota Kinabalu






Pulau Tioman


Cameron Highlands


Pulau Langkawi


Pulau Pangkor


Port Dickson








Batu Caves


Pulau Redang






Bukit Fraser




Pulau Perhentian Kecil




Taman Negara




Kota Tinggi


Kuala Terengganu


Petaling Jaya






Shah Alam




Batu Pahat


Pulau Lang Tengah




Kampung Bukit Tinggi


Parit Buntar


Alor Setar


Bukit Mertajam


Cherating Beach


Kuala Selangor


Sungai Lembing


Pulau Labuan






Pulau Perhentian Besar


Kota Baharu




Teluk Intan


Pulau Sipadan


Kuala Lumpur

See all 6429 Kuala Lumpur Tips
  • Petronas Twin Towers

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Kuala Lumpur Things to Do

    The Petronas Twin Towers have become an icon and symbol of Kuala Lumpur. They are now the tallest twin towers in the world, at 451.9 metres. The buildings are 88 stories high, and the sky bridge between the two towers is at Level 41, with a viewing deck on level 86. The official website is where tickets to...

  • Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur

    Kuala Lumpur Hotels

    A fabulous stay and a great hotel in all respects especially with regards to the range of...

  • Streetfood

    4 out of 5 stars

    Kuala Lumpur Restaurants

    Not far from Bintang Walk which is Kuala Lumpur's busiest shopping area you will find Jalan Alor which is an entire street that is full of cheap hawker food. There are tables and chairs along the sides of the road and footpaths and everyone wants you to eat from their stall. This area is extremely busy at night with locals and tourists and as...



See all 2564 Penang Tips
  • Penang Hill (Bukit Bendera)

    4 out of 5 stars

    Penang Things to Do

    The Sky Walk Tower is located at your right after about 50 meters when you come out from the tram. It was officially opened by Penang Chief Minister, Honorable Mr. Lim Guan Eng in February 2015. It is a round platform to view Penang Bridge and the tram track. After reaching there and finish the viewing, you can take the lift to lower ground to...

  • Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion Hotel

    Penang Hotels

    After a long but pleasant drive from KL, through mountains and verdant scenery, arriving at Cheong...

  • Street Food & Hawkers

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Penang Restaurants

    Brother Sheng is owner of this stalls,he is nice.When i order a drink call ''Teh Tarik'' ,Brother Sheng is very funny to show a bit acrobatics to making ''Teh Tarik''. Brother Sheng love to use his old stove,he said old stove making drinks and bread is more yummy.Early morning in 5 am,Brother Sheng need take 30 min to start his fire inside the...



See all 799 Kuching Tips
  • Bako National Park

    Kuching Things to Do

    We took K1 red bus at the bus stand near to the Riverbank Suite, Waterfront. It took less than 1 hour to the fishing village where we took a boat from there (RM15 for local adult and free for kid under 5 years old).to the Bako National Park. We walked around the beach, saw some monkeys and wild boars. We tried to go to the jungle, but there were...

  • Hilton Kuching

    Kuching Hotels

    Perfect. We had interconnecting non-smoking rooms and a fantastic view of the river. Marshall at the...

  • angel gems

    Kuching Things to Do

    Walking near thr got a person show me this kinds of rare gems,under uv got an angel in says this gems found at sarawakAnd sent to US to identify as rarw gems call Beryllonite..why got angel??He also dont knw..Selling at 1 million US doller,I dont hv that kind of money,If some one like it can call this number0128808854


Johor Bahru

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  • Istana Besar

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    Johor Bahru Things to Do

    If there's one thing we really appreciate in Johor is this museum, which houses a good collection of royal heirloom, impressive rare artefacts and a good record of the history of the States's Royal Family.

  • Mutiara Johor Bahru

    Johor Bahru Hotels

    This is one of the best hotel in town. The rooms are comfortable, service is great and people are...

  • Chef's Table

    4 out of 5 stars

    Johor Bahru Restaurants

    It’s an unique homely design restaurant serves with Chinese & Europe dishes located along Jalan Adda, Taman Adda Height. Their Turkey Ham Carbonara Spaghetti is really Italian cooking for those who loves Italian dishes. We are indulgence in its Four Treasure Chicken Soup, the deliciousness of the soup is unique from others, the dishes here are...


Kota Kinabalu

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  • Manukan Island

    4 out of 5 stars

    Kota Kinabalu Things to Do

    Manukan island is one of the 5 islands which make up the Tunku Abdul Rahman national marine park (along with Mamutik, Gaya, Sapi and Sulug). Between 10 and 3, you're spoilt for choice of boats leaving from Jesselton Point pier, and you should be able to negotiate a price of RM20-5 per person including terminal fee. The boat ride takes about 20...

  • Shangri-Las Rasa Ria Resort

    Kota Kinabalu Hotels

    We were happy to see our hotel pick up waiting at the airport for us on arrival. 45 minutes later we...

  • Tavern Kitchen & Bar

    5 out of 5 stars

    Kota Kinabalu Restaurants

    Hi im max, i happened to find this restaurant by luck, i was looking for a nice place with a nice view , facing the sea at Imago as a gift to myself since ive just finished my presentation at one of my best clients office nearby, wanted to be alittle adventurous, i ordered nasi goreng tuhau, as according to the cute waitresses that served me, its a...



See all 1847 Melaka Tips
  • St. Paul's Church Ruins

    Melaka Things to Do

    Even if you are not interested in the museums or church ruins on St. Paul's Hill it would be a good idea to climb it just to get a good view of Meleka It is the best place in town to see Melaka except for the rotating view deck on the tower which costs quite a bit for the 7 minute experience. It will only take 5 minutes to climb the hill from the...

  • Ramada Plaza Melaka

    Melaka Hotels

    It's definitely not up to Marriot standard. It likely a 4 star. Check in was slow due to high peak....

  • Local food

    4 out of 5 stars

    Melaka Restaurants

    We passed by the Geographers Cafe the day before and promised we would return after seeing the menu, and this turned out to be a wise decision. The restaurant is on a corner pre-was shop-house and has tables on a terrace by the street as well as an air conditioned room for private functions. In the evening a band plays here. It is a great place to...



See all 366 Genting Tips
  • Casinos

    Genting Things to Do

    this casino is the largest of the 3 casinos in the Genting Highlands and is located in the Genting Hotel. All are owned by Casino De Genting (Resorts World) Being the largest, they have more card table games here and they have more baccarat gaming tables and 21 gaming tables than in the smaller Starworld Casino in First World Plaza but as in there,...

  • Resort Hotel Genting Highlands

    Genting Hotels

    Amidst the cool comfort and majestic natural landscapes of Genting, the four-star Resort Hotel which...

  • Mall on a mountain: First World Plaza

    Genting Things to Do

    I didn't really know what to expect to find at Genting apart from the casino and hotels. It turns out there is a big mall, with medium to high end shops to spend the money you win gambling. First World plaza also has a lot of restaurants, a cinema, a ghost walk interactive horror experience, a few rides, an indoor snow park, and a Ripley's museum....


Pulau Tioman

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Cameron Highlands

  • Highlands Apiary Farm

    Cameron Highlands Things to Do

    The friendly lady in charge provided a decent presentation with interesting facts and even answered our questions in detail. However, the visit was overall lackluster. There was only a single hive with bees for show. The rest of the working hives were high up on a steep slope behind the sole farmhouse, which was not accessible to visitors. The...

  • Merlin Inn Resort Cameron Highlands

    Cameron Highlands Hotels

    Tanah Rata, Pahang,, Pahang, 39007, Malaysia

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 5 out of 5 stars

  • Street Shop

    Cameron Highlands Tourist Traps

    If you are visiting Tanah Rata, look out for a scammer on the left side of the shops below the RM2.00 store opposite Cameron AA Curry House, next to Restoran Emida and opposite Restoran KouGen. I was accosted by a short, slightly tanned clean-shaven man with short hair who claimed that I had not paid for an item (which I had bought and paid for at...


Pulau Langkawi

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  • Langkawi Taxi's

    Pulau Langkawi Transportation

    The taxi's in Langkawi operate on a set fare system.The rates are very reasonable and taxi's easily obtainable from many locations around the island.The drivers are all pleasant and easy to get along with.Use the taxi's :)

  • The Datai

    Pulau Langkawi Hotels

    We head to this resort out of curiousity to find out how exclusive it is. Yes, it's really exclusive...

  • Durian

    Pulau Langkawi General

    Durian is a spiky fruit that many Asian people consider to be the "king of fruits".It is offered for sale at many markets and roadside stalls,and you will smell it before you see it! It is quite an experience to taste,and to be honest I did not think a lot of it,but try it for yourself,and maybe you will enjoy it.


Pulau Pangkor

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  • Ferry to Pangkor

    Pulau Pangkor Transportation

    To avoid long queue, buy your ticket at 11 pm and above. You'll avoid long line of tourists and locals eager to get into the island. This also means you'll be able to roam around a half empty ferry on your way there.BTW, tickets to Pangkor are return tickets. On your way back, there's no ticket needed. The ferry agent use a ticker to count the...

  • Golden Beach Hotel & Resort

    Pulau Pangkor Hotels

    Lot 15 Pasir Bogak, Perak, 32300, Malaysia

    Satisfaction: Terrible

    Good for: Couples

  • Boat trip around the bays

    Pulau Pangkor Things to Do

    Taking a boat trip arond the bays is a great way to see more of Pulau Pangkor. We arranged a boat trip from Pasir Bogak - 150RM for a three hour trip which we thought was a fair price. The boat driver took us to several points of interest including a view of turtle rock and heart rock. We saw several beautiful bays, stopping to swim at one where we...


Port Dickson

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See all 242 Miri Tips
  • Niah National Park - Getting There and...

    Miri Off The Beaten Path

    Niah National Park is 115km southwest of Miri. It is not the easiest place to get to using public transport. Most of the buses travelling from Miri to Bintulu and further on to Sibu and Kuching stop at Batu Niah Junction. From the junction there are public buses to Batu Niah town but this is still 4km from park headquarters. The best option is to...

  • Royal Mulu Resort

    Miri Hotels

    It was an excellent stay. I got a very good deal by staying in Royal Mulu Resort for RM88 (Apr 09)....

  • Bus from Brunei to Miri

    Miri Transportation

    A very comfortable bus leaves Bandar Seri Begawan in Brunei twice daily for the trip to Miri. Morning bus is at 7am and afternoon bus at 1pm. The bus stops at Tutong (on request), Seria and Kuala Belait.I caught a morning bus - only 3 passengers at the start - which picked up a passenger at Tutong and arrived in Seria at 8.40. The driver said the...



See all 268 Ipoh Tips
  • Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Ipoh Things to Do

    This is a history museum/exhibition which recounts the history of the building known as Han Chin Pet Soo, the Hakka Tin Miners' Club, an organisation 122 years young. The building is fully restored and fitted out with its own tin mine, gambling and opium den, prostitutes and more, all in full size models in period clothing. There is also an 11...

  • Heritage

    Ipoh Hotels

    I stayed at the hotel when I went to Ipoh with my school(some of my classmates and teachers).The...

  • Nam Heong

    Ipoh Restaurants

    I'm told that Nam Heong in its original form was a popular kopitiam in Ipoh, selling coffees and breakfast breads and pastries, along with stalls with different food options. I haven't been, but on a road trip we decided to pop in to their new enterprise, a food court in Ipoh SoHo, which opened a couple of years ago. When we went, it was busy, but...



See all 132 Seremban Tips
  • Muslim Reverts' Association Building/...

    Seremban Off The Beaten Path

    Hello there. It's not everyday that one get to write about a society building or grounds but this is one write-up of this society. This is the Muslim Revert's Association of Negeri Sembilan, a Malaysian state south of Kuala Lumpur. It's is located in a quiet side road in Seremban town, Negeri Sembilan's capital. What's great then? It is build to...

  • Royale Bintang Seremban

    Seremban Hotels

    It is now called Royal Adelphi. I called them to book a room. the first person quoted an outrageous...

  • KTM Komuter

    Seremban Transportation

    Apart from driving or boarding a coach, another way to reach Seremban from Kuala Lumpur is by taking the KTM Komuter train. The train journey from KL to Seremban will take approximately 1 hour and along the way, you can enjoy the view of the country side as the train will pass through small towns and villages en route to Seremban. The train travel...


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  • tropicrd's Profile Photo
    Oct 24, 2012 at 11:58 PM

    Beautiful Malaysia.

    • giampiero6's Profile Photo
      Oct 25, 2012 at 10:33 AM

      I am interested in the street food of malaysia having sampled some average but very interesting buffets during a layover. A lot of cultural cross over that makes for deliciuous food!

    • tropicrd's Profile Photo
      Oct 25, 2012 at 3:42 PM

      The fresh corn they cook on the roadsides in giant cauldrons is fantastic G.
      Also a kind of vege pancake they cook in the market stalls. I agree a lot of indian,chinese and malay influences in the food and portugese influence in Malaka.


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