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MALAYSIA


Location - South East Asia; Capital - Kuala Lumpur; Population - 28 million; Currency - Ringgit

I carried on south to peninsular Malaysia and took a ferry from Butterworth to Georgetown on the island of Penang, in December 1999.

 

malnoteMalaysian currency - the Ringgit

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

mal3Khoo Kongsi, a Chinese clan house in Georgetown, Penang

 

 

mal2Sri Mariamman temple, a Hindu temple in Georgetown

 

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mal1Fort Cornwallis, Georgetown

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

mal4Batu Ferringhi beach, Penang

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

mal6Walking through the Cameron Highlands, a hill station at an altitude of 1500 metres

 

 

mal5Travellers at Daniel's Lodge on a walk in the Cameron Highlands

 

 

mal8Merdeka Square with Menara Tower in the background, Kuala Lumpur

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

mal9The Petronas Towers and city environs, Kuala Lumpur

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

mal9aView of Kuala Lumpur and the Straits of Melaka

 

 

mal10Batu Caves, a series of limestone caves just outside Kuala Lumpur

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

mal11The entrance to Batu Caves

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

mal12In Melaka's Town Square

 

 

mal12aThe Town Square - to the left is Christ Church, behind and right is Stadthuys town hall, Melaka

 

 

mal13The ruins of the Portuguese A Famosa, a fortress gate at the base of St Paul's Hill, Melaka

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

mal14Chinatown area of Melaka

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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LINKS

www.tourism.gov.my - Malaysia tourist board

www.virtualmalaysia.com

www.geographia.com/malaysia

 

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