Penang is one of the most popular places to visit in Southeast Asia, with the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Georgetown being the major draw card. Penang is a state of Malaysia that comprises of the island of Penang, and the adjacent land on the Malay peninsula. When visitors say they are going to Penang […]
[Mt Kinabalu] Mt Kinabalu is the highest peak in Malaysia and is a popular climbing challenge in Southeast Asia. At 4,095 metres (13,435 ft) the mountain is an impressive site when viewed from Kota Kinabalu (the closest city to the mountain). It’s often claimed that Mt Kinabalu is the highest mountain in Southeast Asia, but […]
Firefly are a low-cost regional airline based in Malaysia so if you are in the region it is worth seeing what deals they have going on. Sometimes they have some great deals, especially on domestic Malaysian flights. At the moment there is a sale where you can fly to any Firefly domestic destination from RM35 […]
AirAsia have launched a new service from Kuala Lumpur to Adelaide with their long haul brand, AirAsiaX. To celebrate there are flights on offer from Adelaide to KL from $99AUD. Booking Period: 30 July 2013 – 4 August 2013 Travel Period: 30 October 2013 – 5 August 2014 Travel Notes: – Advanced booking required. – […]
southwind is a cinematic journey through Southeast Asia, including Malayisa, Thailand, Cambodia, Singapore, and Indonesia. Film by from zoomion.
Malaysia Airlines are offering cheap flights from Australian destinations to Europe, via Kuala Lumpur. Malaysia Airlines are now part of the OneWorld Alliance so Qantas frequent flyers can earn points flying with MAS. Fares are per person and include taxes, fees and fuel surcharges (correct as at 01 Mar 2013), and stopovers are permitted in […]
Silver Leaf Monkeys (silvered langurs) at Bako National Park in Sarawak, Borneo, Malaysia. [Photo by James Clark at nomadicnotes.com.]
Looking down Jalan Bishopsgate (Bishopsgate Street) in the old town area of Kuching, Malaysia. The building at the end is the The new Sarawak State Legislative Assembly Building. [Photo by James Clark at nomadicnotes.com.]
Labuan is an island off the coast of Sabah in Malaysian Borneo. It was here where the Japanese surrendered Borneo to Australian forces in 1945. [Photo by James Clark at nomadicnotes.com.]
Kuala Lumpur DAY-NIGHT from Rob Whitworth. Kuala Lumpur: super-modern buildings juxtaposed with various cultural enclaves and with a little of Asia’s chaos thrown in. My time lapse explores how the city changes from day to night highlighting how spaces dramatically alter during the course of a few hours.