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Review: Tanjong Jara Resort, Malaysia

Before I visited Malaysia I hadn’t heard much about the country from other travellers, but I soon discovered it has some beautiful islands and beaches to visit. While the islands of Pangkor Laut and Langkawi are more well-known, the East Coast of Malaysia is a diver’s dream and has some beautiful unspoiled beaches. After tasting […]

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Delicious Street Food on Jonker Street, Malacca

I’ve already told you about the incredible street food in Kuala Lumpur and I didn’t think anything could beat it. But then we arrived in Melaka (Malacca)! On our first night in Melaka we ate a huge meal at The Majestic Malacca hotel, trying some of the region’s famous Nyonya cooking (also known as Peranakan cooking). To […]

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Video: Tenggol Island Snorkeling Trip

While staying at the beautiful Tanjong Jara Resort on the East Coast of Malaysia, I had the opportunity to go on a Tenggol Island snorkeling trip for the day. Pulau Tenggol is a small island in the South China Sea and is part of the Terengganu Marine Park. The reef here is in excellent condition, so the […]

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Review: Sama Sama Hotel at KLIA

Need to find a hotel near KLIA airport? At the end of the #DiscoverMalaysia blog trip I stayed at the Sama Sama Hotel, before catching my flight to Kuala Terengganu. While this is most convenient for passengers traveling from KLIA airport, my flight actually departed from the Air Asia LCCT Terminal, but there is a […]

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Discovering How Airline Meals are Made with Malaysia Airlines

Ever wondered how airline meals are made and where your inflight food comes from? I got to take a tour of the Malaysia Airlines Chef-On-Call Facility to see how their award-winning cuisine is prepared. The Chef-On-Call service is available for Malaysia Airlines’ First and Business Class passengers, enabling them to choose from a menu of […]

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A Hop on Hop Off Night Excursion in Kuala Lumpur

After a 12 hour flight experiencing Malaysia Airlines Economy Class with my fellow #DiscoverMalaysia bloggers, we settled in at the Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur  before embarking on a Hop on Hop Off night excursion around the city. The night excursion lasts from 5pm-10pm and departs daily from the Malaysian Tourism Center on Jalan Ampang. If you’re […]

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