Malaysia

Geography and landscapes Malaysia

Geography and landscapes Malaysia

Geography and landscapes Malaysia Malaysia is a bicé country with, between the 2, a few difficult but sought after trekking goals. The western coast of the peninsula, the most industrialized, is interspersed with mangroves. Inland, it is the tropical forest […]

Recommended routes Malaysia

Recommended routes Malaysia

Recommended routes Malaysia 2 weeks in central Malaysia and on the east coast An itinerary to be carried out preferably between April and September. Kuala Lumpur : the Petronas Towers (the largest twin towers in the world), the small colonial heart with […]

Entry formalities and useful contacts Malaysia

Entry formalities and useful contacts Malaysia

Entry formalities and useful contacts Malaysia Entry formalities - French-return or continuation nationals). - Minors must have their own identity document (passport for Malaysia). For the authorization to leave the country when the children are not […]

Malaysia: Penang, the gastronomic island

Malaysia: Penang, the gastronomic island

Located in the northwest of the Malay Peninsula, Penang Island is the best place to learn about delicious melting pot of Malaysian cuisines. Here, recipes from South China, Malay classics, specialties […]

Culture and Media Malaysia

Culture and Media Malaysia

Culture and Media Malaysia Media Radio The FM band looks like a tower of Babel. You can receive information in English. RFI is available on shortwave and on the Internet across the country Television There are a dozen Malaysian national channels, including […]

Health and Safety Malaysia

Health and Safety Malaysia

Health and Safety Malaysia Health Malaysia is a fairly safe country in terms of health. In addition, care is generally of good quality, provided in well-equipped hospitals, and drugs readily available. The doctors, in addition to being competent, speak good […]

Activities, sports and leisure Malaysia

Activities, sports and leisure Malaysia

Activities, sports and leisure Malaysia - Think of marine. Diving The brochures compete in shimmering colors to brag about the beauty of Malaysian seafarers. In the West (apart from Langkawi), nothing new! While in the East, it's a real festival of colors! Our […]

Recommended routes Kuala Lumpur

Recommended routes Kuala Lumpur

Recommended routes Kuala Lumpur Kuala Lumpur possesses flashy and small neighborhood temples, where there is constant fervor and animation. 2 or 3 days in Kuala Lumpur 1nd day Stroll through the colonial center Merdeka Square Sultan Abdul Samad Building Saint […]

Thaipusam in Kuala Lumpur

Thaipusam in Kuala Lumpur

On February 1, mystical fervor seizes Kuala Lumpur for Thaipusam. An important religious festival in honor of the son of Shiva where the Malaysian Hindus, taken […]

Practical life on site Malaysia

Practical life on site Malaysia

Practical life on site Malaysia Time difference When it is 12 p.m. in France, it is 18 p.m. in summer or 19 p.m. in winter. OPENING DAYS AND HOURS* In most of the country, administrations and banks are closed on Friday and Saturday in administrations, Thursday […]

Climate, seasons and weather Malaysia

Climate, seasons and weather Malaysia

Climate, seasons and weather Malaysia The Malay Peninsula has a equatorial climate marked by constant heat and humidity. We distinguish the coasts, sunnier and refreshed by oceanic influences (sea water at 26-29 ° C), lowlands of the hinterland, more suffocating. […]

Accommodations and hotels Malaysia

Accommodations and hotels Malaysia

Accommodations and hotels Malaysia There is something for everyone, but also on public holidays and during school vacations. Conversely, they are traded in low season and more so if you stay a little while (up to 50%). Finally, a word of advice: before going […]

Malaysia: George Town, the beauty of Penang

Malaysia: George Town, the beauty of Penang

Capital of the Malaysian island of Penang, George Town has one of the richest heritage in South-East Asia, which earned it a UNESCO classification. Located 400 […]

History Kuala Lumpur

History Kuala Lumpur

History Kuala Lumpur Before being promoted to capital of Malaysia, this "muddy confluence" was only a trading post located at the crossroads of waterways and land. The pioneers discovered tin there in 1860, attracting hundreds of settlers - Chinese in particular. […]

Food and drink Kuala Lumpur

Food and drink Kuala Lumpur

Food and drink Kuala Lumpur Kuala Lumpur is a good place to take a tour of the diffwest downtown areas, past KL Sentral station, attracts crowds on Sunday evenings. If you are yourself, there are food-themed guided city walks. More info on food and drink […]

Transport and travel Malaysia

Transport and travel Malaysia

Transport and travel Malaysia Trains There are 2 main lines. The largest serves the coast of the country, as far as Gemas, where it joins the first. Visualization on train36.com/ktm-route.html This train serves, among others, the stations of Jerantut, […]

Things to Do Kuala Lumpur

Things to Do Kuala Lumpur

Things to Do Kuala Lumpur Guided tours - Malaysia Heritage (Central Market Annex, Jln Hang Kasturi 10-31 989-10-31) organizes interesting themed guided tours, for a fee, on history, heritage, cuisine, etc. Duration: 4h. All the same not given. - É287-89-29), […]

Malaysia Identity Card

Malaysia Identity Card

Malaysia Identity Card - Area: 330 803 km² Capital city : Kuala Lumpur. - Ré King : é Head of government:  Population: around 32 million inhabitants.- Hope Dice index Religions: Muslims (61,3% Density Change : the ringgit (Rm).- Languages: Malay […]

Malaysia food, food and drink

Malaysia food, food and drink

Malaysia food, food and drink Kitchen You can eat Malaysian, Chinese, Thai or Indian, even Thai, Japanese and Indonesian. However, we often find the same basic foods: rice (nasi) and noodles (mee) are present in each dish; chicken, beef or mutton are the […]

Langkawi, an archipelago in Malaysia

Langkawi, an archipelago in Malaysia

Langkawi is a Malaysian archipelago of a hundred islands located in the extreme northwest of the country, 25 km from the Thai border. Covering a total of 500 km², […]

Money and budget Malaysia

Money and budget Malaysia

Money and budget Malaysia Money, banks, exchange The monetary unit is the ringgit (Rm), divided into 100 sen. We often speak of the Malaysian “dollar”. In 2018, a ringgit was worth around € 0,22, so we had around Rm 4,50 for € 1. Change We recommend […]

Traditions and customs Malaysia

Traditions and customs Malaysia

Traditions and customs Malaysia Religions and beliefs Islam is the state religion. It coexists with Buddhism and Hinduism, the other 2 main beliefs represented in the country. A particular Islam L & rsquoEs, like Kelantan or Terengganu, where the principles […]

Malaysia: the Cameron Highlands, between tea and hiking

Malaysia: the Cameron Highlands, between tea and hiking

Highlands placed at an average altitude of 1 m 500 km north of Kuala Lumpur, the Cameron Highlands offer landscapes sculpted by tea plantations and an atmosphere […]

Malaysia: Kuala Lumpur, cosmopolitan capital

Malaysia: Kuala Lumpur, cosmopolitan capital

In the game of comparisons, Kuala Lumpur is not the most beautiful or the most interesting of the capitals of Southeast Asia. It has neither the abundance, nor the […]

Transport and travel Kuala Lumpur

Transport and travel Kuala Lumpur

Transport and travel Kuala Lumpur Le historic heart is mainly located around Merdeka Square (Independence Square), Chinatown and Little India, where there is a lot of entertainment, fairly inexpensive accommodation options and small restaurants. There is […]

Practical information Kuala Lumpur

Practical information Kuala Lumpur

Practical information Kuala Lumpur Tourist office, tourist information - Malaysia Tourism Center : 109, Jln Ampang. ME35-48-48. Every day 8 am-22pm. Installed 16h). - Other offices (daily 9 am-18pm) at KL Sentral, at the airports and on Merdeka Square […]

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