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MALAYSIA

Malaysia is home to Kuala Lumpur and some of the world’s most picturesque islands and beaches. Penang is one of the world’s best street food cities while Langkawi is one of its most beautiful islands.

The First-Timer’s Travel Guide to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (2020)

To be honest, Kuala Lumpur was never one of my favorite cities. It reminded me too much of Manila. It’s big, it’s hot, it’s crowded, and it can often be overwhelming. For us, it was always a point of entry and quick stopover on our way to more interesting destinations in Malaysia.

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Kuala Lumpur Food Tour: Get a Taste of the Real Malaysia with A Chef’s Tour

I’ve been on many of these tours from A Chef’s Tour and this Kuala Lumpur food tour is one of my favorites so far. Malaysian cuisine is too broad and nuanced to encapsulate into four hours, but Chef Faris does an excellent job of giving you the best possible taste.

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The First-Timer’s Travel Guide to Langkawi, Malaysia

Known as the “Jewel of Kedah”, Langkawi is an archipelago of 99 islands about 30 km off the coast of northwestern Malaysia. It was awarded UNESCO World Geopark status in 2007 and is home to lush forests, white sand beaches, waterfalls, caves, limestone cliffs, and mangroves.

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