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Malaysia travel: The beauty of the Kuala Lumpur capitol

Many people choose to visit Kuala Lumpur – the capital and largest city in Malaysia is for several reasons. It may simply want to learn about a different culture, different from the country where they live, or wish to enjoy tasty foods Malaysia’s national identity. At the same time, there would be a chance for them to enjoy the unique architecture,  is a blend of oriental architecture and the West in here.

In addition, Kuala Lumpur be also CNN poll is one of the four best shopping city in the world! Traveler can travel to Kuala Lumpur at any given moment, by the temperature here does not seem to change throughout the year.

Malaysia travel

Malaysia travel

1. Kuala Lumpur Railway Station Building – Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur Railway Station

Kuala Lumpur Railway Station

This is a colonial building, built in 1910 with very high costs at that time. The building was designed meticulously, inspired by the architectural culture of Eastern and Western, added a little of India, make it become amazing.

In ancient times, this is a very peaceful place, but now, the tourism industry to thrive and quickly, then it is no longer quiet as before, but become boisterous, and it was a small station for the train station.

2. Thien Hau Pagoda – Malaysia

Thien Hau pagoda

Thien Hau pagoda

Do not be too surprised when you will come across a few familiar image of Chinese culture here, because Thien Hau Pagoda is Chinese pagoda in Southeast Asia’s largest. Not only are famous travel destination and attractions, that Thien Hau pagoda still attractive couples want their wedding ceremony at here, namely about 5,000 couples registered their marriage here every year.

3. Berjaya Times Square mall – Malaysia

Shopping centre

Shopping centre

Berjaya Times Square

Berjaya Times Square

Is a entertainment Centre with a huge area, inside which is two 5-star hotel and a busy shopping center. In addition, there is an indoor park for 2 objects, 1 is adult, 2 is the family has young children.

Not only that, still have a night market style of Taiwan, plus an area for food, it can make you go all day without tired, not to mention shopping system thousands of booths, you will be dazzled with what goes on here.

4. Islamic Art Museum Malaysia

Islamic Art Museum Malaysia

Islamic Art Museum Malaysia

In Southeast Asia there are many Muslim countries, many different cultures, and Malaysia is one of them. More fortunate, in Malaysia there is a Islamic Art Museum biggest Southeast Asian region. There are over 7,000 artifacts on display in the 12 room. Inside there is also an on-site restaurant, serves guests dining with Middle Eastern food.

5. Menara Kuala Lumpur Tower – Malaysia

Menara Kuala Lumpur Tower

Menara Kuala Lumpur Tower

Overhead buffet at the revolving restaurant, or enjoy panoramic city splendor, is the impression, it’s impressive from the tower gives you. It’s have 421met height, ready to bring you the wonderful experience immensely.

6. Kuala Lumpur bird park – Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur bird park

Kuala Lumpur bird park

Is a very unique park, take care of a lot of birds around the world. Here, the birds are protected very strictly, and have a separate area for those who want to take pictures, save the beautiful moments, but you will have to pay, and only a few cents, you can play and the birds.

7. Bukit Bintang shopping – Malaysia

Bukit Bintang shopping

Bukit Bintang shopping

If you are a hobby shopping, you should not miss the opportunity travel to Bukit Bintang, one of the travel destinations most famous Kuala Lumpur. Here, in addition to shopping for something affordable price, there are still areas for dining, especially with a street only sells Chinese food.

8. Merdeka Square – Malaysia

Merdeka Square

Merdeka Square

the square is named in Malaysia as “independent”, so called Independent Square.
This is where recorded a big event in the history of Malaysia, which is the end of British colonial regime (08/31/1957)

9. Batu cave – Malaysia

Batu cave

Batu cave

If you come to Malaysia, then you should not ignore this place, because Batu cave to be very sacred against Hindus in Malaysia.

You will have to climb 272 steps to reach the main cave, and visit Hindu temples. At the top of the stairs, you will see three huge limestone caves and smaller ones, bringing high art. At the end of the cave is an ancient temple, designed in the style typical Indian architecture.

10. Petronas Twin Towers – Malaysia

Petronas Twin Towers

Petronas Twin Towers

This is probably the typical travel attractions of Malaysia with a design both ancient, and modern, remote look very magnificent, magnificent, was once the tallest building in the world in the past.

Remember, should not overlook the Petronas Twin Towers when traveling to Malaysia.

lyrical beauty in Ha Long bay

TOP Asia Travel – Southeast Asia – Each country, a prominent landscape

Top Asia Travel: Asia is a tourist destination very striking, with unique culture, the friendliness of the people and diverse natural landscape. And now, we are will in turn visit the prominent landmarks of each country, in each region, more specifically will be in Southeast Asia.

1. Top Asia Travel: Vietnam country – Ha Long Bay

As you know, Ha Long Bay was UNESCO World Heritage Site, the first time in 1994 on aesthetic value, and the second in 2000 for geological values.

Ha Long Bay

Ha Long Bay

Halong Bay has a coastline of 120 km, an area about 1,553 km2, include 1969 large and small islands, mostly limestone islands.

Come to Ha Long Bay, you will be immersed in the natural scenery very peaceful, harmonious in the clouds, sky, blue water and waves, a very lyrical beauty.

lyrical beauty in Ha Long bay

lyrical beauty in Ha Long bay

2. Top Asia Travel: Laos country – Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang - Laos

Luang Prabang – Laos

Will not perfect in travel journey to discover the “country of a million elephants” if you have not visited Luang Prabang – one of the cities best preserved in Asia, where makes you amazing with beauty not fade with time.

The most precious place of the city in between two rivers: the Mekong and Nam Khan, this place in the mountainous north of Laos, is home to many ancient Buddhist temples, with the natural landscape and idyllic as the person villagers here.

3. Top Asia Travel: Cambodia country – Angkor Wat ancient temple

Angkor Wat ancient temple

Angkor Wat ancient temple

Say about the temples in Cambodia, people often think of Angkor Wat, is one of the largest religious monument and the most recognizable. It has been recognized by UNESCO as world cultural heritage and a destination not to be missed by travelers when to visit the country this tower pagoda.

panorama of Angkor Wat

Panorama of Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat is the most famous temples in Cambodia, built in the 11th century by King Suryavarman II. Initially, the temple was built for the Hindus, but when the Khmer dynasty follow Buddhist, the temple of Angkor Wat became places worship of Buddhists.

4. Top Asia Travel: Thailand country – Bangkok city

Bangkok

Bangkok city – Thailand

Bangkok is beautiful and largest city of Thailand with thriving economy, modern. Travel to Bangkok city, you’ll see why this place such rapid development, because it has a very convenient location for business and tourism expansion. Situated in the right of the Chao Phraya River, with the sprouting of large projects, makes for Bangkok accidentally have a real beauty very sparkling and magical, combined with the friendliness of the people, Bangkok is sure to be prominent tourist destination and extremely impressive.

5. Top Asia Travel: Myanmar country – Shwedagon pagoda

Shwedagon is the most famous pagoda of Myanmar, in Yangon city. Yangon city was dubbed the heart of Myanmar, and the Shwedagon Pagoda is Buddhist heart of Myanmar.

Shwedagon pagoda

Shwedagon pagoda

This is a very famous pagoda, located in the most sacred area on a peaceful hill. Go inside this pagoda, will make you feel like you’re wandering Penglai with thousands of large and small Buddha statues, beautiful until strangely. Next that, is a gold tower, on top of the tower is attached precious stones, where put skeleton of the monks was enlightened.

6. Top Asia Travel: Malaysia country – Kuala Lumpur (Petronas Twin Tower)

Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur

Is the capital of Malaysia, with many famous sights, the most prominent is the Petronas Twin Towers, where attract many traveler.

Petronas Twin Tower is supposedly to represent the pride of Malaysia with designs inspired by the mosque, combined with modern culture has makes Petronas become seductive, and very difficult for you to overlook it when travel to Malaysia.

Petronas Twin Tower

Petronas Twin Tower

7. Top Asia Travel: Singapore country – Sentosa island

Sentosa Island

Sentosa Island

Sentosa is an island resort in Singapore, in Malay it means peace and quiet. Every year, it welcomes millions traveler visited, with the well-known attractions like: Butterfly Park and Insect Kingdom, Wave House, image Museum, Tiger Sky tower, .v..v.. You can refer to in the article about Sentosa island at here.

8. Top Asia Travel: Indonesia country – Bali island

Bali island

Bali island

Bali is a province, and is an Indonesian island with historical and religions value ancient, and the famous tourist destination, attracting many travelers visit. Here, you will see a lot of beautiful scenery, feel the peace. This is a great island with many prominent landmarks on religion, the resort impressive, seduce all travelers. You can refer more to in the article about Bali island at here.

9. Top Asia Travel: Brunei country – Istana Nurul Iman palace-Brunei

Istana Nurul Iman palace-Brunei

Istana Nurul Iman palace-Brunei

Brunei known as the Islamic country, wealthy thanks petroleum, but many visitors still shocked about the prosperity of this Kingdom.

Say so because when you come here, you will see gold everywhere, from the 4 star hotels, 5 star hotels or mosques, museums, palaces are used gold for decoration.

Most prominent is the Istana Nurul Iman palace,design use Malaysian Islamic style, with golden dome, the floor is paved with marble from many countries around the world. This palace was built in 1984 with great cost.

10. Top Asia Travel: Philippines country – Boracay

Boracay - Philippines

Boracay – Philippines

Boracay is known as a jewel, famous for rare beauty romantic, couples traveling together often come here to enjoy the day happy, honeymoon. This is the ideal place for those who want to relax, immersed in the blue water like crystal, bask on white sand beaches smooth of White Beach beach.

White Beach - Boracay

White Beach – Boracay

Still a noteworthy thing here, that is apart from the beautiful scenery of nature, thing makes the travelers most memorable is the resorts very unique, such as the “Shangri-La Resort and Spa” with style outstanding design, harmonious with the landscape, or Discovery Shores Boracay, known as the royal resort, always for couples many special promotions and also offer weddings on the beach, in the fairytale setting.

Discovery Shores Boracay

Discovery Shores Boracay

11. Top Asia Travel: East Timor country

The beach of East Timor

The beach of East Timor

East Timor in the future may be thriving tourism industry, but at the present time, the East Timorese are still relatively new and little-known, only a few thousand visitors in 2013 due to several limitations .

However, East Timor also has beautiful beaches, you can dive to the coral reefs, or swim or ecotourism is also impressive.

Tat Tak School

Asia Travel : The most Scary places

If you are a strong person, loves adventure, exploring the mysteries, the following places you should visit if you have plans to travel in Asia.

Top 10 Scary places in Asia

1. Tat Tak School, Hong Kong – Asia

Tat Tak School

Tat Tak School

Tat Tak school be supposedly place be haunted the heaviest in Hong Kong. Here circulated scary stories about the ghost of a woman the red shirt. Many taxi drivers even refused to go on the road leading to the school. Because roadside full of graves with countless other macabre rumors about them.

2. Lawang Sewu building, Indonesia – Asia

Lawang Sewu building

Lawang Sewu building

In front of this building happened a bloody clash between the Japanese military and the Indonesian military. It is rumored that its basement served as a place for detention and torture of people brutally.

3. Chibichiri cave, Okinawa, Japan – Asia

Chibichiri cave

Chibichiri cave

This cave in World War 2nd is the place witnessed the Japanese soldiers committed suicide in order not to surrender US military. Moreover, this is also where countless innocent people were executed or committed suicide. death’s-head wall is high as a memorial, is testament to a event dolorous in history.

4. Clark hospital, Philippinese – Asia

Clark hospital

Clark hospital

Clark Hospital is a works of the US military. In 1991, when the Mount Pinatubo erupted, the US air base moved to here. Countless US soldiers were killed and it is thought that their ghosts still wander in the hospital.

5. Bagua Prison, Taiwan – Asia

Bagua Prison

Bagua Prison

Green Island of Taiwan is a famous tourist destination. It has a colonial prison Bagua, where the detention and torture of political prisoners in period White Terror (1949-1987). Souls of the dead still haunt this historic landmark.

6. Yeongdeok House, Korea – Asia

Yeongdeok house

Yeongdeok house

This house is rumored to be where the suicide of a young girl lovelorn. Moreover, on the hill where the house is located, is believed to have countless corpses Korean soldiers were buried during World War 2nd. The story was weaving from the ghosts have turned the place into a scary places of Korea.

7. Ghost Hill, Penang, Malaysia – Asia

Ghost Hill

Ghost Hill

aTop Ghost hill is a war museum. It used to be a bastion of the British army with many soldiers died. Locals extant ghost story about a Japanese officer has suppressed and implementation beheaded of civilians publicly during World War 2nd still obsess the hill. Even the construction workers on the island said they have seen firsthand ghost in the museum.

8. Phra Si Sanphet temple, Ayutthaya, Thailand – Asia

Phra Si Sanphet temple

Phra Si Sanphet temple

More than 50 years ago, bandits stole a gold from this sacred temple and cursed. Then, turn each one of them died a horrible way. Thrilling story, the mystery of the deaths have become legends of the locals Ayutthaya.

9. Silence tower, Diu, India – Asia

Silence tower

Silence tower

Silence Tower, also known as Dakma, is a construction of the Zoroastrian faithful. The tower was built to put dead bodies for … raptors.

10. Tiger cages, Con Dao, Viet Nam – Asia

Tiger cages

Tiger cages

Con Dao Vietnamese transliteration is “Côn Đảo”

Tiger cage is prison system be The French colonialists, the US Empire and the Republic of Vietnam government use to detain and torture those Vietnamese patriotic in war. This prison is known for torture extremely cruel, barbaric and history is a testament to the unjust war took place in the country Vietnam.

water music sentosa

Singapore travel : Explore 10 exciting entertainment spots in Sentosa island

Sentosa Island to southern coast of Singapore about 0.5 km, is the fourth largest island of Singapore. This is an impressive resort, there is a harmonious combination between a zone of tropical entertainment, nature park and heritage center.

Singapore travel : Explore 10 exciting entertainment spots in Sentosa island

Sentosa is a small fishing village of Singapore with an area of about 3km² and former British army barracks, since 1972 Sentosa has been the business of investment to renovate and expand to become a resort, in the Malaysian language Sentosa means peace and quiet. Here some interesting fun place that you should not miss while in Sentosa.

sentosa island, Singapore

sentosa island, Singapore

1. Butterfly Park and Insect Kingdom

This place is surrounded by lush tropical plants, Butterfly Park & Insect Kingdom has stunning natural scenery. With more than 3,000 species of butterflies and insects, this park is considered to have a collection butterflies and the world’s largest insect.

Butterfly Park is a landscape garden with over 15,000 live butterflies, representing more than 50 species. Outdoor greenhouses of the park is where the conservation of the different species of butterflies, including the rare butterfly species in danger of extinction.

Butterfly Park and Insect Kingdom

Butterfly Park and Insect Kingdom

In addition, the insects Kingdom there are about 3,000 species of rare insects from around the world, including a Hercules Dynastes beetle to 160 mm long.

Hercules Dynastes

Hercules Dynastes

Address: Imbiah Lookout 51 Cable Car street, Sentosa Island, Singapore

Opening hours: from 9:30 am to 7 pm daily (last entry is 6:30 pm).

Ticket prices: Adults $16, children $10 (3-12 years), children under 3 years old are freedom.

2. Meet and interact with the animals and birds

Intelligence, agility and friendliness are the qualities of the animals here. On the way down the beach in Palawan, the program usually takes place encounter with birds, monkeys and reptiles are held at Bird Aviary and Palawan Amphitheatre.

You will learn more about the birds, such as parrots Lori, Cockatoo parrots, monkeys and reptiles. Here you can let the animals eat, take pictures with them.

parrots Lori

parrots Lori

Hours of performances:

From 2.00pm – 2.15pm: This is the time frame of performances of the parrot, you will be spoiled watching the colorful parrot colors as well as feed them.

From 3.00pm – 3.30pm and 5.00pm – 5.30pm : This is the time frame representation of wild animals such as chameleons, pythons, eagles …

Admission: Free

3. Wave House Sentosa, Singapore

wave house Sentosa

Wave House Sentosa is wider than 6500m2 building is located along the beach. This work is built for the purpose brings surfing enthusiasts, the ultimate experience when riding the waves up to 3 meters high the first time appeared in Asia. If you do not know surfing, you will get the help of the experienced guides at Wave House.

Address: 36 Siloso Beach Walk Singapore.

Entrance fee: Freedom

FlowRider surfing in fares on weekdays and $30 on weekends is $35, Similar in FlowBarrel respectively $40 and $45.

Opening hours: From 10am – 11pm daily.

4. Singapore image Museum (The Image of Singapore)

History and development of Singapore from the 14th century up to now been introduced in Singapore image Museum aka Wax Museum. From these events marked the history of daily life such as traditional weddings, dinner or simply a warm moon night full of happiness in the Chinese family; practices, rituals from India, Mali … which are exhibited here.

Singapore image Museum

Singapore image Museum

In addition, it offers numerous display size wax statue as true of the famous characters in the world such as the US President Bush, Clinton, President of Iraq Saddam Hussein, President of the Hu Jintao, artists like Jackie, Marilyn Monroe, Madonna, the Beatles …

Open the door: 

From Monday to Friday: 10 – 19:30

From Saturday to Sunday: 10h-21h

Ticket prices: 

Adult: 15 SGD

Children: 10 SGD

5. Observatory Tiger (Tiger Sky tower)

Tiger Sky Tower

Tiger Sky Tower

Observatory Tiger 131 meters altitude equivalent of 50 floors building. it can accommodate up to 72 people in an air-conditioned cabin and each tour lasts 7 minutes are. Here, you have a panoramic view on the island of Sentosa and the Southern Islands of Singapore and neighboring Malaysia and even Indonesia.

Fare:

Adult: 15 SGD

Children: 12 SGD

Opening hours: 9h-21h

6. water music performances (Songs of the Sea)

water music sentosa

water music sentosa

Sentosa Island water music is a combination of light, music and water along the three-dimensional image space fantasy. Besides, the original play about the history and the development of Singapore is performed nightly at Sentosa to serve tourists.

Ticket price: 15 SGD

Show Times: 19h40 and 20h40 daily

7. Sea Lion statue Sensota, Singapore

lion sea sentosa

lion sea sentosa

If you want to admire the beauty of the Sentosa island from 37m height, you can climb to the Observatory at the mouth of the sea lion Merlion statue – the featured of Singapore. At level 9 (mouth lion) and 12th floor (lion), you can enjoy panoramic island with trails hidden in the rainforest, pristine beaches of white sand Siloso, Singapore harbor bustling with the ship out on.

Fare:

Adult: 12 SGD

Children: 9 SGD

Opening hours: 10h-20h daily

8. Underwater World, Sentosa, Singapore

Underwater World

Underwater World

Water World is a wonderful play area with impressive beauty of a whole different world beneath the ocean. Aquarium is located in Sentosa Island, very impressed with vivid ocean world. It is considered the world’s largest aquarium, showcasing more than 100,000 of the 800 species of marine life. In addition, there are 20,000 kinds of coral. It also has the longest lazy river in the world, approximately 620 meters.

Ocean artificial simulated 49 different habitats in Southeast Asia. In the area to visit, tourists will truly overwhelmed “giant aquarium” with large glass panels in the world, 36 meters wide and 8.3 meters high. MAGIC-T at the aquarium, visitors can feed the fish in the tank through the openings inside the tank without water splash.

Fare:

Adults: 29.9 SGD

Children: 20.6 SGD and free for children under 3 years old.

Opening hours: 10h-19h.

9. Pink dolphin pool (Dolphin Lagoon)

in Here, you can directly witness the excellent performances of dolphins and seals, even you can shake hands, feed them and take pictures with the dolphins cute.

Dolphin Lagoon

Dolphin Lagoon

Also, you can dive with sharks with ticket prices 130 SGD / 1 person and swimming with the dolphins for $ 190 SGD  / 1 person.

10. Sentosa Nature Discovery – Singapore

Sentosa Nature Discovery

Sentosa Nature Discovery

One of the newest attractions is on Sentosa Nature Discovery– which gives visitors an interactive journey to discover wildlife and plants on the island. Previously this area was a rail station, Sentosa Nature Discovery includes an indoor gallery and outdoor. Here, guests will just be fun, just be natural sightseeing.

Admission: freedom. If you want to hire a guide, which can send an email to [email protected]

Opening hours: 9h-18h daily