Adventure, Culture, Nature and History… On the Island of Penang, variety is the spice of life…
An unavoidable stop-over while on the road to Royal Belum, the Lenggong Valley was named Malaysia’s most recent UNESCO World Heritage site six years ago. But few people know about this lost world – and even fewer get to see it.
Story idea – Local Crafts in Perak State: With three generations and over a hundred years’ family background in the ceramics trade, Mohd Pareb Zamari of KZ Kraf Enterprise in Sayong, in the region of Kuala Kangsar, Perak, is hosting an increasing number of tourists keen to learn about the production of Labu Sayong and other local crafts.
Story idea (Culture): The Sultan Abdul Aziz Royal Gallery in the town of Klang in Selangor state is a very good way to discover the history of the Sultan of Selangor’s ancestors.
While Bolivia has its Salar de Uyuni – where people come from all around the world to photograph the reflections on the thin, but seemingly endless expanse of water on the salt plain, Malaysia’s Sky Mirror is a similar natural phenomenon – in the middle of the sea.
Gliding along a river in silence in the early evening, visitors to Kampung Kuantan, just 56 km from Kuala Lumpur, witness a festival of synchronised fairy lights emanating from millions upon millions of fireflies.
If you are looking for stories of culture, intrigue, art and ethnicity, the Mah Meri cultural village on Carey Island is an exceptional source of inspiration, and an amazing personal experience.