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Sabah is now the proud owner of a Unesco Triple Crown site, the third in the world to have such distinction following the declaration of the Kinabalu National Geopark as the Kinabalu Unesco Global Geopark.
Source: Kinabalu National Geopark declared Unesco Global Geopark
Malacca: Take a ride on the world’s craziest rickshaws…
Source: Malacca: Take a ride on the world’s craziest rickshaws
Among Malaysia’s best-known travel destinations, the heritage port city of Melaka offers a fascinating history lesson for visitors who take a little time to peer beneath the touristy surface.
Source: Melaka: History Revealed with Every Layer of Paint
Photo: The Asian Parent
Explore Mulu National Park, Borneo’s hidden gem! Read on for tips and tricks to plan your family’s adventure.
Source: Mulu National Park: A Perfect Getaway for Southeast Asian Families | theAsianparent
Photo: Mulu National Park Official
From lush gardens and ancient temples to natural wonders, here are the top 10 UNESCO World Heritage Sites to visit in Southeast Asia.
Source: 10 Must-visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Southeast Asia
Photo: Fadza Ishak
Authorities have pushed back against accusations of not doing enough to conserve heritage structures in the wider George Town area, including an old bungalow once home to Sir Stamford Raffles.
Source: Beyond Penang’s world heritage site, activists are fighting to save historic buildings
A crop of new hotels, diverse restaurants, and a vibrant arts scene make the quaint shophouses of George Town more alluring to travelers than ever.
Source: Where to Eat, Stay, and Play in Penang, the Malaysian Island State With an Exploding Art Scene
Photo: Chan Kit Yeng
Malaysian Unesco World Heritage site has oldest relics of human settlement outside Africa but is largely unknown and severely neglected – why?
Source: Malaysian Unesco World Heritage site has oldest relics of human settlement outside Africa but is largely unknown and severely neglected – why?
With so much still uncovered, trekking expeditions in Mulu are an experience that many people from across the world come to enjoy.
Source: Exploring the Pinnacles of Nature at Gunung Mulu National Park
Photo: Natalie Thoo
A city rich in culture and heritage, Melaka is one of the most attractive tourist destinations in Malaysia. From its humble beginnings as a coastal village, it would go on to become the setting of the glorious tales of the Melaka Sultanate and later, part of the country’s colonial past with the Portuguese, Dutch and British all leaving a mark in this Unesco World Heritage Site. The writers explore Old Melaka and its many historical attractions.
Source: The cultural and historical significance of Old Melaka
A trip to Melaka is far from complete if you don’t give these spots a visit.
Source: 7 unforgettable things to see and savour in historical Melaka
Of food, heritage, and mystery, the sleepy town of Lenggong is a historical gem. And a stay at Rumah Tiang 16 is the best way to fully experience it.The post Lenggong: Rumah Tiang 16 And The Little Town That Could appeared first on Zafigo.
Source: Lenggong: Rumah Tiang 16 And The Little Town That Could
To discover the Bornean state of Sarawak means taking the road less travelled. Here are a few hidden gems to carry with you for the rest of your life.
Source: Malaysian Sarawak is home to nature adventures unlike anywhere else – Travel Weekly
The Perak State Parks Corporation (PTNPk) will oversee the management of the Lenggong Valley archaeological site, says State Tourism Committee chairman Tan Kar Hing.
Source: PTNPk to oversee management of Lenggong Valley site