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From rainforest jungle, rich biodiversity and tropical islands with pristine beaches to the historical UNESCO-protected towns of Melaka and George Town, Malaysia continues to be one of the region’s most popular destinations.

Malaysia capital

Kuala Lumpur is one of Southeast Asia’s most vibrant and culturally diverse capitals where old colonial structures and street food hawkers mix with ultra-modern skyscrapers and luxury shopping.

Malaysian food

The country’s ethnic mix of Muslim Malays with Chinese, Indian and aboriginal people make for a great diversity in delicious cuisine where some of the best fare can be had from stalls on the street.

Malaysia flag

Its alternating red and white stripes and a blue rectangle make it similar to the American flag. But instead of white stars, the rectangle contains the Islamic crescent and a 14-point yellow star representing the unity between the 13 member states and the federal territories.

Languages

The official language is Malay with other recognised languages Mandarin, Tamil and English.

George Town Festival Penang Malaysia

George Town Festival 2019, Penang

Less than a week after celebrating its UNESCO World Heritage Day, once again culture, art and heritage will take over Penang’s capital during the George Town Festival from 13 to…

Rainforest Fringe Festival Malaysia

Rainforest Fringe Festival 2019

During a period of eight days in July, the best of Sarawak’s art, music, culture, craft, photography, film, food and heritage will be showcased in the heart of Kuching, the…

Thaipusam Festival

Thaipusam Festival Malaysia 2019

Every year the impressive Thaipusam Festival celebrations take place inside the Batu caves near Malaysia’s capital Kuala Lumpur. A million devotees and visitors gather from all over Asia for a…

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