Tag Archives: Nature

6 Ways to Connect With Nature While Travelling

6 Ways to Connect With Nature While Travelling

If you are going on a trip, why not make it more than a simple journey from one point to another?  There is more to getting to know a new place than just eating local food, speaking with residents, and learning as much as you can about life in that specific locale. Traveling is also […]

Basking in The Beauty of Nature in Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur

Basking in The Beauty of Nature in Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur

Bukit Jalil Recreational Park have always been a regular hangout spot for local communities from Bukit Jalil, Sri Petaling, Kuchai Lama, Desa Petaling, Salak South, Happy Garden, OUG, Puchong, Sri Kembangan and some even come all the way from Cheras! It is probably the last green lung in Bukit Jalil due to the rampant development […]

Tasik Cermin – Ipoh’s Hidden Oasis

Tasik Cermin – Ipoh’s Hidden Oasis

Literally translated as “Mirror Lake”, Tasik Cermin is a pristine oasis that’s mysteriously tucked deep within one of the clusters of limestone hills in Ipoh (my hometown), a city 2 hours north of Kuala Lumpur. If you’ve not already known, Ipoh is famous for its widespread karst formations throughout the city, thus rendering it the nickname “Guilin of Malaysia”. I chanced upon this […]

Sepilok Orang Utan Sanctuary

Sepilok Orang Utan Sanctuary

The best times to visit the ‘Wild Men of Borneo’ are at 10am and again, at 2.30pm when the primates emerge from the forest for their daily ration of bananas and milk. Watch as the orang utans are fed from a platform in the centre and then returned to roam freely in the forest where […]

Wetland Park, Putrajaya

The Putrajaya wetlands is also the first man-made wetland in Malaysia. The Wetland Park includes the Wetland Park (138 hectares) and the wetland areas (1977 hectares). The Wetland has an 18 metre lookout tower, plant nursery, nature trails, flamingo pond, picnic areas as well as other interesting attractions. Visitors can also get information on the […]

Zoo Melaka

Melaka Zoo is situated at Ayer Keroh, approximately 13 kilometres from downtown Melaka. It is the second largest zoo in Malaysia. The zoo’s total area is approximately 54 acres. It has in its possession at least 1,200 animals from more than 200 species. Melaka Zoo opened its door to the public in 1963. The major […]