Home of the supreme Petrona towers, Malaysia is a travelers must visit destination
Referred to as the theme park capital of Southeast Asia, the country has 16 operating theme parks. Genting Highlands has attractions based on fox films like Ice age and Rio, while Sunway lagoon has a staggering 80 attractions of fun. Berjaya Times Square Theme park is said to be the country’s largest indoor stadium with a massive indoor roller coaster. Amongst other theme parks, Bukit Gambang Resort City is a substantial water park consisting of water slides, Penguin Island and Malaysia’s largest wave pool while other notable mentions are the Bukit Gambang Safari Park, Lego land, KidZania Kuala Lumpur. These are tempat menarik you will want to visit and let your inner child gambol around. If you’re more of an outdoorsman, visit the Cameron Highlands tea plantation or observe the orangutans in Sepilok amongst other attractions. Is it 5 a.m. and you’ve just been awoken by your rumbling stomach? Not to worry! Pop over to Jalan Alor. Functional from 5 a.m. to late evening, this is Kuala Lumpurs biggest collection of roadside restaurants.
Singapore is a perfect mix of excitement, adventure and most importantly, food! Attractions and theme parks ranging from the world’s first night zoo, The Night Safari, that with the help of special lighting, allows you to observe what animals like hyenas, lions and leopards get up to after the sun sets. The equally enthralling River Safari, is a themed zoo and aquarium that houses crocodiles, fresh water puffer fish and manatees. The trick eye museum worth a visit with its 3 dimensional artwork creating optical illusions. Singapore is also home to the Singapore flyer, the world’s largest observation wheel where you’re guaranteed to get some of the most spellbinding views of the city. If you visit on a clear day, you may even see neighboring Indonesia and Malaysia. Gardens by the bay is home to a large number of exotic plants and man-made, illuminating super trees. While the garden boasts of a waterfall and an aerial walkway, hang around till 7.00 p.m. in the evening and you will be treated to a light and show sound at the gardens. You can also take on skydiving, snorkeling, or watch a polar bear gracefully hunt live fish that is released by the zoo with the aim of encouraging the bears to hunt as they would in the wild. The New2U Thrift Shop is the place you shopaholics want to head to as it is widely known to have designer wear at the lowest of fares, while at Kilo Fascion Asia you pay for your goods according to their weight. A great place for night life and food, you can chose to either live it up at Tanjong Beach Clubs full moon party, savor $5 beer and wine at FIVE Izakaya Bar, or frogs prridge for the more daring!