We would like to say thanks to our friends and partners:

Travellers Palm Lodge, Kuala Lumpur

Suzy’s charming hostel in Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur, was also part of backpackingmalaysia.com’s history. Unfortunately, it had to close down in 2017.

Betel Box Tours, Singapore

Betel Box started out as a backpacker hostel in Singapore's Katong and Geylang district and is now offering a variety of award-winning tours

Blue Guru Diving

Dive centre located in Kuraburi, Thailand offering affordable dive trips to the magnificent Similian, Surin Islands and Richelieu Rock.

Konni and Matt - Perpetual Travellers

Konni and Matt retired are since then living everybody's dream - travelling around the world non-stop. Have a look at their highly interesting and detailled blog.

Facing the World

Matt's portrait photo blog, in his world: "The human face creates an incredible diversity of expressions, offering a unique bouquet of information to other humans. That's what I capture with my camera"

Han Travel

Han Travel, the Taman Negara tour specialist, is our partner for most of the tours presented on this website.


Thanks to our partner BusOnlineTicket.com it is now possible to buy bus tickets online up to 2 hours prior of departure including the selection of your seat! BusOnlineTicket.com sells tickets more than 20 bus companies.

Red Palm Hostel, Kuala Lumpur

Sofie's hostel Red Palm was birthplace and home of backpackingmalaysia.com, small award-winning hostel for backpackers in Kuala Lumpur from 2003 until 2015. Miss you.