Most visitors to the duty-free island of Langkawi get no further than the cigar shops in the capital, Kuah, but oh how much they miss! The out-of-town shopping malls work hard to attract shoppers with their discounted prices and where else can you combine top designer brands with a Segway jungle tour, a cable car… Continue reading Retail Therapy: Duty-Free Shopping in Langkawi
Malaysia has so many bustling cities and plenty of stunning wildlife to discover - you just have to know where to look. Here's our pick of where to go.
The capital of Sabah is not only the main gateway to East Malaysia, it is also a treasure trove of natural wonders ranging from lush rainforests to a teeming marine park. City slicker Karen Tee takes a break from the concrete jungle to spend a few days in Kota Kinabalu. By Karen Tee – Most… Continue reading Escaping the Crowd in Kota Kinabalu
Malaysia has a rich native and colonial history and is home to a range of cultures. This mix of influences has given rise to some mouth-watering regional cuisine, particularly in Peninsular Malaysia. We take a trip through the region to discover its culinary specialties. What to Eat in Ipoh Charles Haynes While exploring the… Continue reading Food Trails: Culinary Delights of Peninsular Malaysia