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5 Most Interesting Libraries and Bookstores in Malaysia

5 Most Interesting Libraries and Bookstores in Malaysia

There’s just something mysterious when you pick up a good book (or ebook); time flies by, and you just can’t seem to put the book (or phone, or tablet) down. What’s going to happen next? Will the main character survive the next challenge? Great story writing makes you think about these kinds of questions as […]

Best Things to do in Singapore

Best Things to do in Singapore

Don’t be fooled by Singapore’s size. There aren’t many places that can compete with the experiences you will have on this tiny speck on the southern tip of the Malaysian Peninsula. This island state nation ranks among the smallest nations in the world but offers countless ways to keep its visitors entertained. A big benefit […]

Malaysia-Thailand VTL: Things to do in Thailand

Malaysia-Thailand VTL: Things to do in Thailand

Recently, Malaysia has collaborated with the Thai government to create a Malaysia-Thailand VTL, or Vaccinated Travel Lane, not unlike the Singapore VTL so fully vaccinated Malaysians are exempted from quarantine after testing negative for COVID-19 using an RT-PCR kit upon arrival in Thailand with one caveat which we will get to later. There are currently […]

Post-MCO Travelling Guide: Negeri Sembilan, the Special Abode

Post-MCO Travelling Guide: Negeri Sembilan, the Special Abode

We featured Selangor in our previous Travelling Guide. This month’s feature is Negeri Sembilan Darul Khusus—the “Special Abode”. The name “Negeri Sembilan” is believed to come from the Minangkabau word for village, “nagari”, of which there were nine in the region, hence “Negeri Sembilan”. Unlike most other states in Malaysia, the ruler of the state […]

Mitsui Shopping Park LaLaport Opening NOW

Mitsui Shopping Park LaLaport Opening NOW

The name “Mitsui” might sound familiar to you, and that’s because of Mitsui Outlet Park KLIA Sepang, which was built in 2015 as a collaboration between Mitsui Fudosan and Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB). Did you know that the history of Mitsui spans almost 350 years to date? It began when Mitsui Takatoshi established the […]