Faces of
Malaysia
Fraser’s Hill

Hill resort spread along 7 peaks at 1,200 - 1,500 meters above sea-level on the Titiwangsa mountain range, about 100km north of Kuala Lumpur. Originally it was set up as a tin mine in the 1890s by Louis James Fraser (hence the name) until the tin ran out in 1913. A few years later the area was rediscovered as British-colonial hill resort. The cooler temperatures made it popular getaway destination from the hot and humid weather for the British. To this day Fraser’s Hill still retains its colonial charm. The area is recognized destination for bird watching with over 250 species recorded. Other activities include jungle trekking, golf, horse riding, archery, boating and mountain biking.

Johor Bahru

Johor Bahru is the state capital of the state of Johor and the second largest metropolitan area in Malaysia. Most tourists don't stop here and just pass through the city on their way to or out of Singapore. JB is a major local transportation hub however. Since it is just across the causeway from Singapore, some travellers use it as a hub to visit Singapore from here (lower accommodation prices) or to board the train, bus or airplane.

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Yoko’s

address: 36, Changkat Bukit Bintang, 50200 Kuala Lumpur - tel: 603 21443378
Yoko’s, Japanese restaurant and bar on Changkat Bukit Bintang
Japanese restaurant and bar on Changkat Bukit Bintang

opening hours:
5.00pm - 2.00am (Monday - Saturday)
3.00pm - 11pm (Sunday & public holiday)

phone: 603 21443378

Links: official website
more information about the Changkat nightlife area
(list of all restaurants and bars)




photo courtesy: Yoko's


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