Faces of
Malaysia
Perhentian Islands

The Perhentian Islands (Pulau Perhentian in Bahasa Malaysia) lie approximately 10 nautical miles (19 km) offshore the coast of northeastern Malaysia in the state of Terengganu, approximately 40 miles (64 km) south of the Thai border. The two main islands are Perhentian Besar (“Big Perhentian”) and Perhentian Kecil (“Small Perhentian”). Popular for it’s beaches, snorkeling and driving. Like a real postcard.

Penang

Penang is the name of an island in the Straits of Malacca, and also of one of the states of Malaysia, located on the north-west coast of peninsular Malaysia. Penang is the second smallest state in Malaysia after Perlis, and the eighth most populous. A resident of Penang is colloquially known as a Penangite. The city Georgetown is the 2nd biggest city in Malaysia and traveller′s hub.

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Chinese Household Shrines

Chinese_House_Altar_Malaysia.jpg, Virtually every Chinese house has small shrine / alter outside of the house
Virtually every Chinese house has small shrine / alter outside of the house

Virtually every Chinese house has small shrine / alter outside of the house

 

Workshop Shrine

Here is a shrine inside a car work shop



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Watercolours Paradise Resort, Pulau Perhentian Besar, beach
Watercolours Paradise Resort, Pulau Perhentian Besar
beach