Faces of
Malaysia
Kota Bharu

Kota Bharu is the state capital of Kelantan.The name means ‘new city’ or ‘new castle/fort’ in Bahasa Malaysia. Kota Bharu is situated in the northeastern part of Peninsular Malaysia. In 2005, it had an estimated population of 425,294, making it the largest town on the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia.It’s known for its colourful markets and the muslim culture.

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.

Singapore, Malaysia

Happy Snail Hostel

address: Block 147 Silat Avenue #01-32, Singapore
Happy-Snail-Hostel-Singapore.jpg, Hostel located near Bukit Merah in an condominium block, between downtown Singapore and Harbourfront
Hostel located near Bukit Merah in an condominium block, between downtown Singapore and Harbourfront

Happy Snail Hostel contact information

phone: (65) 66671708
website

Happy Snail Hostel prices / booking

8-Bed Mixed Dorm - S$19
6-Bed Female Dorm - S$22
4-Bed Deluxe Dorm - S$25

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Happy Snail street view
Happy Snail hostel is located at the second floor of Block 147 (photo: Google Street View)

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