The many fascinating places of interest in Melaka; Thrifty Traveller; FMT

Perhaps Melaka should be the setting for a popular series like Game of Thrones with filming locations spread around the state.

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George Town in transition: Young people give new meaning to Penang’s heritage district, businesses adapt; Foong Li Mei; CNA

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Travel Tips For The Eager Explorer In Bornean East Malaysia; David Bowden; Asia Tatler

Travel writer David Bowden heads off into the wilds of East Malaysia to reveal some of Malaysia’s best natural escapes.

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Sarawak’s Mulu Rainforest is Being Threatened by An Oil Palm Plantation, Here’s How You Can Help; Tara Thiagarajan; World Of Buzz

Over the past few months, an oil palm plantation located in the vicinity of Sarawak’s Mulu Rainforest has caused widespread concern among locals and environmentalists alike. The Mulu rainforest, part of the Gunung Mulu National Park, is…

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The Brooklyn of Penang – Seven Streets Precinct / South George Town; James Clark; Nomadic Notes

Below the UNESCO World Heritage area of Georgetown is the neighbourhood of the Seven Streets Precinct. With grungy buildings, cafes in old warehouses, and an arts district being planned, this area could become known as “The Brooklyn of Penang”.

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Oil Palm Loggers Must Stop Cutting Near National Park; ENS

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Mulu natives want oil palm companies out of national park’s vicinity; Malaysiakini

They have reportedly asked for help from S’wak CM to stop rainforest destruction by oil palm companies.

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Top 4 States And Districts To Visit In Malaysia In 2019; Chester Chin; Star2.com

Sarawak and Melaka will be hosting its Visit State Year while Rompin and Tenom are hosting Visit District Year for 2019. We take a look at some exciting attractions to look out for when you travel to these places in Malaysia.

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Penang clamps down on illegal hotels in George Town; Asia News Network

Tourism boom fuels resurgence of illegal lodgings in heritage enclave.

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Ecotourism in Southeast Asia: Tips on Destinations and Activities; Gianni Bianchini; Nomad Is Beautiful

Awesome tips on ecotourism in Southeast Asia with focus on eco-adventure activities that help conserve nature, and cultural immersions.

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