Faces of
Malaysia
Kuantan

Kuantan is the largest city of the East Coast of Peninsular Malaysia with a population of about half a million. It is also the capital of the state of Pahang.

Kuantan is located about halfway between Singapore (to the south) and Kota Bahru (to the north). The city is situated at the coast of the South China Sea near the mouth of the Kuantan River. The city is not a major tourist destination, rather a stopover point for island destinations (Tioman, Redang, Perhentians, etc.) along the East Coast. From Kuantan you can also also reach the popular beach in Cherating in less than an hour with the local Bus.

Kuching

Kuching is the capital of the East Malaysian state of Sarawak on Borneo. Kuching is the most populous city in the state of Sarawak and the fourth largest city in Malaysia. Kuching means “cat” in Malay.

Singapore, Malaysia

Fernloft City (Chinatown)

address: Blk 5 Banda Street #02-92, Singapore
Fernloft-City-Chinatown-Singapore.jpg, Hostel in Chinatown, one of three Fernloft branches in Singapore
Hostel in Chinatown, one of three Fernloft branches in Singapore

Fernloft City (Chinatown) contact information

phone: +65 6323 3221 / +65 9838 6718
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Fernloft City (Chinatown) prices / booking

12-Bed Mixed Dorm - S$22
4-Bed FemaleDorm - S$25

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location Fernloft Chinatown
location of Fernloft hostel in Chinatown next to Buddha Tooth Relic Temple (photo: Google Street View)

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Backpacker Hostel in a traditional shophouse in the historical Joo Chiat Road / Katong with a Peranakan restaurant downstairs. Betel Box also offers tours, including the famous Food Walk

Attractions

Fort Canning Park, Singapore

Fort Canning Park is a heritage park in the centre of Singapore with a history dating back to the 14th century with variaty of attractions and places of interest.

Singapore Flyer, Singapore

The Singapore Flyer with a height of 165m is the tallest Ferris wheel in the world. It opened in 2008 at the southern tip of the Marina Centre reclaimed land area.