Faces of
Malaysia
Taman Negara

Taman Negara National Park was established in Malaysia in 1938/1939 as the King George V National Park. It was renamed to Taman Negara after Independence, which literally means “national park” in Malay. The total area of Taman Negara is 4,343 km².

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.

Sign at Buddhist Temple in Penang

Traditional Chinese Hardware Store

traditional_chinese_hardware_store.jpg, typical traditional kedai (=store) crammed with everything you need
typical traditional kedai (=store) crammed with everything you need

Chinese Shophouses in Ampang
The shop is located in the old town of Ampang in Kuala Lumpur, one of the last few remaining areas of traditional shophouses in Kuala Lumpur



photo: 2018
Food And Food Stalls, Steam boat / Lok Lok
Food And Food Stalls
Steam boat / Lok Lok