Faces of
Malaysia
Sandakan

Sandakan is a starting point for ecotourism destinations such as the Sepilok Orang Utan Sanctuary, Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary,Turtle Islands Park, Kinabatangan River and Gomantong Caves.

Alor Setar

Alor Setar is the capital of the state of Kedah. It is a transit point for trips to Thailand and to Pulau Langkawi. The ferry to Langkawi departs from Kuala Kedah, just few minutes outside of Alor Setar. The city is a center of Malay culture and is surrounded by paddie fields .

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Vesak Day

Vesak Day is a Buddhist festival and a public Holiday in Malaysia and Singapore. It is also known as Buddha's Birthday or Buddha Day.

Next / Recent Occurances:
2018: 29 May (Tue)
2019: 19 May (Sun), holiday is moved to Monday except Johor, Kedah, Melaka, NegeriSembilan, Sabah & Sarawak
2020: 7 May (Thu) 

The of Vesak days is based on a lunar calendar and is celebrated on the full moon day of the Vaisakha month of the Buddhist calendar.


list of Public Holidays in Malaysia

 




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Perhentian Islands, big island
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Food & Drinks

Mamak Stalls / Restaurants

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

Roti Tissue

dessert, snack | Indian, Mamak very creative type of Roti Canai - cripsy and sweet

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