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.

Pulau Redang

Pulau Redang (or Redang Island)  is a beautiful tropical island off the east coast of peninsular Malaysia in the state of Terengganu. Most travellers visiting Redang come on pre-booked packages from one of the resorts on the island. It is a more up-market destination than Perhentian Islands.

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Factory in Cameron Highlands

School Holidays

During school holidays popular attractions and family oriented destinations like Langkawi or Cameron Highlands can get very busy, so it is good to know when are the school holidays when planning your trip in Malaysia.

When are school holidays in Malaysia in 2018?

17 March  -25 March Term 1 Holidays
9 June - 24 June Mid-Term Holidays
18 September - 26 September Term 2 Holidays
24 November - 31 December Year End Holidays

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Malay pupils in their school uniforms

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Kuala Terengganu, Bazaar Warisan
Kuala Terengganu
Bazaar Warisan
Food & Drinks
Popiah

side dish, snack | Chinese
fresh spring roll
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Mamak Stalls / Restaurants

restaurant type | Indian, Mamak
Mamak stalls are restaurants in Malaysia run by Muslim Indians.
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