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Why You Should Visit the Edinburgh Festival Fringe: the World’s Largest Arts Festival

Why You Should Visit the Edinburgh Festival Fringe: the World’s Largest Arts Festival

PHOTO CREDIT: DAVID MONTEITH HODGE  In just a month’s time, the 2019 instalment of a world-famous festival will roar to life. The Edinburgh Festival Fringe, running from 2 to 26 August, will be a massive celebration of all things art.  Artists of all manner of disciplines will converge in the city of Edinburgh from across […]

5 Things to Look Forward to at the George Town Festival 2019

5 Things to Look Forward to at the George Town Festival 2019

George Town Festival 2019 Trailer Food won’t be the only reason to visit Penang. This July, George Town will become a living, breathing stage for art, culture, music, and street performances. The 2019 event marks its 10th instalment to date, a festival making art accessible to anyone.  Choose a weekend or two to bring your […]

Top 10 year-end destinations for Malaysians

This article is brought to you by Skyscanner. Where are you going for your year-end vacation? The back-end of the year is packed full of vibrant celebrations around the world, so book now for spectacular fireworks in Taipei, graceful religious ceremonies in Bangkok, soulful Christmas carol concerts in London or gourmet delights in Osaka. Read […]

Penang National Park

It is the smallest national park in the country with a size of 2,562 hectares. It was gazetted in 2003 and is home to 46 species of birds such as the stork-billed kingfishers, white-breasted waterhens and great egrets. A 2000 expedition led by the Malaysian Nature Society recorded 417 flora and 143 fauna species. Before […]