Visiting Malaysia

Filed under: Malaysia - 25 May 2013  | Spread the word !

Malaysia is without a doubt a fascinating country. The country is located in Southeast Asia being placed on a peninsula of this continent. If a trip to Malaysia is coming soon, there are some important things you should know about this country. Malaysia is a mix of modern world and developing nation. A rich nation, Malaysia impresses with its high-tech infrastructure, as well as with its natural beauty. Before setting for your vacation in Malaysia, you should search for Utusan Mayalsia and read in this popular newspaper the latest news. This will help you learn more about the country you are about to visit, finding out everything worth to be known about its culture, specific and naturally, its weather.


See and do

As already mentioned, Malaysia is a charming country. This country homes a wide range of celebrations and festivals. If you are going to visit it when such an event is held, it would be a great idea to attend it. The entire year is filled with exciting activities in Malaysia. Some vibrant events and celebrations are can be attended by visitors all around this country.

There are many charming parks that tourists can visit in Malaysia, too. They are perfect to be included into your route for outdoor adventure. The jungle and the rainforest will surely impress with their unique beauty, even though adventuring through such areas alone is not the best idea possible. Look for groups of tourists and a guided tour if you want to be certain that you will never get lost.

In case you love mount climbing, Malaysia is the right place to be in, as well. The country homes Mount Kinabaly, in Sabah. On the other hand, if a beach vacation is what you are looking for, you should make sure to include into your route Sipadan off the coast of Sabah, or the Perhentian Islands. There is really no way you will not find a spectacular beauty here, as well as numerous relaxation options.


If you are visiting Malaysia with your family and children, you should not worry. In fact, there are many charming activities that kids can enjoy in this country. Well maintained zoos, beautiful parks and impressive natural venues can be found here. The most notable ones include Taiping Zoo, Kuala Lumpur Zoo and Malacca Zoo.

For instance, Kuala Lumpur, the capital of the country, will impress with its modern skyline. The Petronas Twin Towers are worth to be visited here. Kota Bharu is the best place to be in if you are willing to discover a unique conservative Islamic culture.

Malaysia is an amazing place to be in for scuba diving, as well as many other outdoor and water adventures. Some of the most popular national parks in the country include Jeram Besu, Kuala Perahu, Lipis River, Sedim River, Padas River, as well Endu River, among many others.


Shopping and eating

Tourists traveling to Malaysia should also know that there are numerous impressive shopping and eating possibilities in this country.

  • The food is delicious in Malaysia and if you are going to be here, you just have to try it. Malay, Chinese and Indian cuisine make Malaysia a home to unique flavors. Unique Eurasian cooking can also be found here.
  • Kuala Lumpur is actually considered to be the shopping mecca of the country. Clothes, electronics, watches, but also numerous other objects can be found here. Kuala Lumpur is the cheapest place in which you will be able to find all type of souvenirs you may be looking for.


Most visitors will be able to enter Malaysia without a visa, however, you should check this aspect out to be certain that you will meet no problems when visiting this beautiful country. Be aware of the laws in the country that apply to you as a tourist and make sure that you will stay safe. Malaysia is a charming country and all tourists can enjoy a wonderful experience here.