EXPLORE THE DIVERSITY OF THE SOUTHERN REGION THROUGH HOMESTAYS

Rate this post One of the best ways to get to know the real Malaysia is to live in a homestay in a traditional village or kampung. To think that homestay in Malaysia was originally started by a local lady known as Mak Long Teh back in the 1970s at a village called Kampung Cherating […]

Live and Let Live at the East Coast Homestays

Rate this post The Malaysian homestay experience may have some similarities with the bed and breakfast concept in Europe, but there the similarity ends. It’s not only a retreat for those wanting to escape the city, it’s a lesson in life about humanity, patience, and for us, Malaysians, our heritage and traditions. The East Coast […]

TOP PICKS FOR MAY EVENTS

Rate this post The month of May marks the beginning of Ramadan for Muslims all over the world. For tourists, visiting Malaysia during this time is a unique experience. Why not participate in the breaking fast event, or visit the Ramadan bazaars to taste traditional food only available during Ramadan? It is also business as […]

5 COSY BOOK CAFES FOR THE LITERARY-MINDED

Rate this post Since book cafes have become a global craze, bookworms nowadays have some of the coolest venues to hang out while enjoying their books. Malaysia is no exception. There are a myriad of book cafes in Malaysia that will definitely persuade those literary-minded people to leave their favourite reading nooks at home. Here […]

TOP 5 TRADITIONAL MALAYSIAN VILLAGES TO VISIT NEAR KUALA LUMPUR

Rate this post Want to get to know the real Malaysia? Why not take a trip outside of Kuala Lumpur’s city limits. Within less than two hours, you will find yourself in some pretty amazing countryside or “kampung” located in the Central Region (Selangor and Negeri Sembilan). Here, you can play like a kid again, […]