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When you’re looking for a country that possesses a mix of world cultures, you can’t get much more mixed than Malaysia.

The country, located in southeast Asia just south of Thailand, boasts a mix of Chinese, Indian and European influences in a country that is both modern, but at the same time rooted in its ancient past. While it’s often overlooked in favor of visiting Thailand or Indonesia to the south, that’s a mistake we don’t want you to make!

What to Do

Your flights to Malaysia will likely have you landing in the capital city of Kuala Lumpur, where you’ll get to see both the colonial architecture of the city’s days gone by, juxtaposed against the city’s towering skyscrapers. Meanwhile, visit one of the the city’s many temples, mosques and markets to see day-to-day life in action. If you’re looking for shopping and night life, Kuala Lumpur is definitely the place to get it. “Top off” your trip to Kuala Lumpur with a visit to the Kuala Lumpur Tower, where an observation deck and restaurant give you a spectacular view of the surrounding area.

Once you’re out of the city, visit one of Malaysia’s many gorgeous tropical islands and beaches -- which rival any beaches for beauty in all the world. Some of the country’s most gorgeous islands have been made into national parks, ensuring you’ll find them in a pristine condition when you travel to Malaysia.

What to Eat

When you travel to Malaysia, one of the most memorable parts of your trip will likely be touring the many street food stalls of the country. Malaysian food runs the gamut of Asian foods, drawing from Chinese, Thai, Indian and Indonesian cultures -- so there’s sure to be something you like. Whatever you eat, expect it to have some kind of chili pepper in it -- whether it’s a spicy variety or not! Whether you’re eating noodles, stuffed pancakes, or rice, expect fresh vegetables Islam-friendly Halal meats, and the flavors of coconut and shrimp paste to dominate the foods. All delicious and worth a try!

Take advantage of amazing travel experiences in Malaysia by consulting with your trusted travel advisor. Contact Going Places Travel to book your trip today.

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