Southeast Asia is a region filled with many travelling gems and it is within this region where the geographical paradise of Malaysia is found. Humid with summer-like sunshine all year long, Malaysia is an ideal location for travellers looking for an exotic getaway in a country, which captivates with its harmonious blend of tradition and modernity.
Being a multi-racial country, you can expect a kaleidoscope of cultural experiences, punctuated by the variety of food found in Malaysia - the foodie's paradise. Popular destinations for gastronomic adventures include Penang, Malacca and East Malaysia (Sabah and Sarawak). Johor, the southernmost state of the Malaysian Peninsula, is home to the only Legoland theme park in Southeast Asia and East Asia. In 2017, the world's first ever 20th Century Fox theme park will also be opening its doors in Genting Highlands, Malaysia's City of Entertainment in Pahang.
Balancing Malaysia's modernity and its abundant nature is the Taman Negara (National Park) which is the oldest tropical rainforest in the world. Malaysia, being a country made up of a peninsula and island (East Malaysia on Borneo Island), is blessed with many pristine beaches and beach hopping is a popular activity among tourists.
There are a ton more of activities and must-dos in Malaysia that are simply impossible to describe in words alone. The only way to do this travelling haven justice is to personally visit it. So don't be having second thoughts, hurry up and plan your visit to this wonderful and inexpensive gem of a location now!