Which are the places you had visited in Asia? Now, donâ€™t say that you had visited each and every country in Asia. Asia is a large continent, and in fact, it is the largest continent in the whole Universe. You may not find it easy to visit each and every nation of Asia, but still, you have your options to visit the more popular places in Asia. What you need to do is to a little research and Internet browsing.
If you ask someone who had visited many places in Asia, to name a country, which falls in the top of the list, then it has to be Malaysia. The country provides you many reasons to visit Malaysia. You would be mesmerized by the beauty of Malaysia.
Majority of Malaysian are Muslim (Photo: Souvik)
Donâ€™t forget that Malaysia is a food haven; you would find signature dish of many Asian countries in food restaurants. There are all kinds of food right from the best of Korean cuisine, to even Japanese cuisine. There are sushi joints all over; you would come across specialty dishes from India, and many other specialty cuisines from various countries. Entrepreneurs have opened food restaurant to woo the locals and the tourists alike.
But why would you like to think Malaysia is truly Asia? Is it just the Asian food, which is found in the country, or there is something more to it.
Weather in Malaysia
Asian weather is more or less the same in most parts of the south East Asia, and also in many other parts of Asia. You would notice that the normal temperature of Malaysia hover round 20-32 degrees Celsius during the day, which is what you would come across in many Asian countries. Though, at times Malaysia is hot, yet, the rains in the country reduce heat to a large extent.
Malaysian consists of many different of ethnics who live harmonically together (Photo: Rosemariejohn)
However, one reason why Malaysia is hailed as the true Asian country is the presence of various Asian cultures in the country. Different ethnic group stayed together in harmony for many years. Itâ€™s a joy to see the ethnic society mingle with each other and share their culture, and it is probably one reason, why Tourism in Malaysia has shot up. People who come to visit the country find the different Asian groups and also many ethnic groups live in complete coordination and harmony.
The three many cultural groups in Malaysia, namely the Malays, the Chinese and the Indians bring about a rare fusion of various cultures and bring to the fore of what Asia is. Asians have always stood for multi cultures and tribes in a society and the presence of various groups and cultures make the society and the culture more interesting.
Multicultural society had also added a rare dimension to the cultural beauty of the country. Each of the ethnic group present tin Malaysia has their own festivals. If you go to Malaysia, you would come across many kinds of festivals being celebrated in every society. Malaysians enjoy their festivals, and they make the visitors understand the significance of their festivals, which tourists love to celebrate.
Tourist Destinations in Malaysia
The tallest twin building in the world up until now (Photo: Ragstatic)
Malaysia is throbbing city, with its night life and international flavour. If you happen to go to Kuala Lumpur, you would be fascinated by the top of the line modern infrastructure of the city.
Kuala Lumpur with a populations of more than 1 million people is quite an attractive place to be in. one of the remarkable feature of the city is the PETRONAS tower. PETRONAS tower is the twin tower, with striking architectural finish. It is also considered the pride of Kuala Lumpur skyline.
Kuala Lumpur also has a throbbing Chinatown in the middle of the city. For a shopper, thereâ€™s nothing like to visit the beautiful night market, and shop to your limit.
Finally, the Indian establishment also add to the essence of Kuala Lumpur beauty.
Malacca is the most popular history town not only in Malaysia but also in Asia (Photo: Christopher Chan)
Malacca is the historical city of Malaysia. If you intend to visit historical ruins of Malaysia, and love to buy antique stuff from the Malaysian past, you should visit Malacca, the city in the south of Malaysia.
Malacca has a rich heritage from the multicultural past. You would come across relics and shredded cultures from the Dutch, Portuguese, Chinese and British. There are lots of shops located in the city, which sell antique stuff. Thatâ€™s the beauty of Malacca.
You would also come across the oldest Dutch building found in Asia, which is presently an ethnographic museum. For those with religious mindset, you could go to Cheng hoon Teng temple, which is an exemplary depiction of fascinating religious architecture.
If you love beaches you should head to Georgetown, as the place has a smell of British past. You would find lots of resort scattered along the town. You would never miss the Chinese heritage associated with Georgetown. The place has lot of frill and activities, such as Mah-jong games, which is the epitome of finest entertainment spree you would never forget.
Cameron Highlands is popular with its beautiful tea plantation (Photo: Mixalis)
There is no end to what you would get in Malaysia. The hilly region of Cameron Highlands is worth mentioning. The sprawling hill station you get at Cameron Highlands would make you fall for Malaysia. Not only because of its unique and varsity of tea plantations, but also due to its true spectacular panoramic views, which would make you nostalgic, even years after your visit to the highlands.
Malaysia Truly Asia Facebook Page
What if you are still not satisfied with the information you got about Malaysia? Remember, there are lots of new happening around Malaysia, for instance, there could be a launch of the most happening night life in Kuala Lumpur, or a new Disco, which you donâ€™t know of. Malaysia truly Asia facebook page would be a perfect place to interact with minded individuals, who share what they know about Malaysia.
Upload your Malaysia-experience photo at the Truly Asia page and you could win prize
Join the Malaysia truly Asia facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/friendofmalaysia, and make new friends who would be eager to throw plenty of new information about the country. Malaysia truly Asia facebook page also guide you to book hotels and accommodations centres in Malaysian cites. Make sure you make the most of your trip by knowing more about Malaysia.
Love to have fun? Join the contest at Malaysia truly Asia facebook page. Just upload your Photo and have loads of fun.
10 responses to “Why Malaysia is Truly Asia”
I really like your post……..I have heard about Malaysia or its exciting diversity of cultures…….its make Truly Asia………..
Yes. Please come to Malaysia if u can…u will not regret it for sure..
I used to think that the “Malaysia Truly Asia” slogan was just advertising hyperbole. I have since been to Peninsula Malaysia and Borneo Malaysia and I can say from experience that Malaysia really does have the best of Asia. I can’t recommend it highly enough.
Yes. You got it right. Next time you visit Malaysia, let me know. Okay? 🙂
It is one of the places you want to come back. I’ve been twice and I go there every year.
Wow. That’s nice. Next time you come. Let me know. Maybe we can meet and chat…
The three many cultural groups in Malaysia, namely the Malays, the Chinese and the Indians bring about a rare fusion of various cultures and bring to the fore of what Asia is.
What a terrific post describing the beautiness of Malaysia…Yeah its true that Malaysia is one of the popular destination in Asia among the travelers…Every year many tourists come here to spend the vacations and also to enjoy their honeymoons too…the pics in the post are very well clicked…My favorite destination in Malaysia is “Cameron Highlands”…
@vakantie Yes I hope one day u can reach Malaysia…
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