Here are recent new additions to my website Malaysia Traveller which you might have missed:
Pulau Besar is part beach resort and part Islamic pilgrimage site. There are also legends of elves, goblins and strange rocks. Worth a visit.
The Chitty Village is home to a unique hybrid community of Hindu Peranakans, descendants from Tamil traders who settled in Melaka over 500 years ago.
Melaka Zoo is one of the better zoos in Malaysia. Read my review here and see entrance fee, opening hours and directions.
A’Famosa Water World probably has the most thrilling water theme park slides in Malaysia. Read my review here.
Younger kids will enjoy Sanrio Hello Kitty Town and The Little Big Club located at Puteri Harbour Theme Park in Johor. Read details here.
Legoland Malaysia is a new, world-class family theme park in Johor. Read my review of the attractions here.
My recent blog about the smoking orangutans at Melaka Zoo attracted the attention of the Friends of the Orangutans, a Malaysian organization trying to end cruelty to orangutans. You can read about their work here: