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Visit Malaysia Year Grand Launch

Themed "Celebrating 1Malaysia Truly Asia", Visit Malaysia Year 2014's grand launch at Dataran Merdeka (Independence Square) in Kuala Lumpur last Saturday was an extravaganza showcase of the country's cultural diversity. Officiated by Deputy Prime Minister, Tan Sri Dato' Hj. Muhyddin Yassin, Visit Malaysia Year 2014 (VMY2014) is the fourth edition of Visit Malaysia Year campaign; the ... continue reading »

tin dredge TT5

This tin dredge is known as Tanjung Tualang 5 (TT5), although it is located just beside Chenderong new village, before reaching Tanjung Tualang. Assembled in the 1930s, this 5000-tonne dredge was retired in early 1990s due to the collapse of world price for tin. Known as "The Last Dredge", this is one of the few tin dredges ... continue reading »

Lenggong Archaeological Gallery

I have visited Lenggong Valley, its archaeological Gallery and the major archaeological sites at least three times in the past year, since Lenggong Valley was inscribed as UNESCO World Heritage Site. But for anyone who is interested in archaeology, and particularly in the Perak Man and Perak Woman, there's a lot of information and minute details ... continue reading »

Muzium Diraja Perak

Also known as Istana Kenangan, Istana Lembah and Istana Tepas, this building was originally built as a royal residence for HRH Sultan Iskandar Shah (Marhum Kadasallah), while awaiting the completion of Istana Iskandariah. The building has now been converted into the Perak Royal Museum (Muzium Diraja Perak) that exhibits the history of the Perak monarchy ... continue reading »

Perak Cave Temple

Nov 9, 2013 Author: Emily | Filed under: Landmarks, Photos - Panasonic DMC-FZ150
Perak Cave Temple

Known as "Perak Tong" or "Pik Lik Tung" in Cantonese, this Perak Cave Temple along Jalan Kuala Kangsar in Ipoh is one of the more popular limestone cave temples in the city. Families love coming for photos with the beautiful temple as backdrop and some may recognise the temple, which is perched inside Gunung Tasik, and ... continue reading »

tiger feeding Lost World of Tambun

Animal shows at theme parks are not uncommon and I have seen quite a few of them already. This one at Lost World of Tambun, however, focuses on tiger feeding, and the other animal tricks by raccoons and parrots are just run ups to the main event. The funny thing was that while I was there, one ... continue reading »

Lost World Hotel, Tambun

Nov 7, 2013 Author: Emily | Filed under: Landmarks, Photos - Panasonic DMC-FZ150, Travel
Lost World Hotel Tambun

As part of Sunway International Hotels and Resorts, Lost World Hotel, just within walking distance from the Lost World of Tambun theme park in Sunway City, Ipoh, opened its doors in April, 2011. Some time back, a friend asked me if I had stayed at this hotel before, and I said no, and it's no big ... continue reading »

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