Tag Archives: 2016

LEGOLAND MALAYSIA: There’s a big kid in all of us

By Lloyd Green THE GATEWAY TO YOUR CHILDHOOD OKAY, so you’re a parent and your kids want to go to LEGOLAND Malaysia. They’ve been dreaming about this day since….well forever actually. The only ones that need real convincing are you and your wife. Sure, there’s the rides, displays and themed hotel room but what’s in […]

Discovering Ipoh: Old Meets New

By Lloyd Green There’s a sense of East meets West in Malaysia. A lot of old versus new as well. Ipoh is no different with a unique blend characterised perfectly by its people; a community moulded from the tin mining boom of the 19th century and its position as Malaya’s second greatest city. There’s remnants […]

A budget guide to travelling Malaysia

By Lloyd Green Okay, if you’re coming to Malaysia to spend two weeks in Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi and the Perhentian Islands, you’re probably not going to do it on the cheap. But there’s also plenty of people who pass through Malaysia on their way north from Singapore en route to Thailand, Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam. […]

The other side of Malaysia

By Lloyd Green Like in any country, life away from the city is different. In rural Malaysia, village or kampung life is another beast. The Malays and Orang Asli here still practice their traditions, maintaining the old lifestyle of their people. It is completely different from the lifestyle in the city and you can see […]

Rainforest World Music Festival

05 August 2016 – 07 August 2016 The Rainforest World Music Festival features musicians from around the world, showcasing traditional and original musical instruments. Venue Sarawak Cultural Village, Kuching, Sarawak Organiser Sarawak Tourism Board (STB) Phone +6 082 423 600 Visit website

George Town Festival, Penang

01 August 2016 – 31 August 2016 The arts and cultural celebration sets off in the heart of George Town with film screenings, music and dance performances, art exhibitions, forums, art installations and more. Venue George Town, Penang Organizer George Town Festival Secretariat Phone +604-261 6308