Thursday, May 24, 2007

Malaysia your holiday destination, A project by Malaysia Bloggers with AllMalaysia.Info

Malaysia your holiday destination this summer, I've recently join a contest with AllMalaysia.Info(I'm not looking forward to the prizes but just join because I love to do so for my country, Malaysia>) the government of Malaysia and private institutions like The Star and Genting is collaborating to promote Visit Malaysia Year 2007 through the power of Malaysian bloggers to write blogs for readers to know more, experience more and find more interesting stuff all about Malaysia.

Today I will wrap up some fast fact about Malaysia for you in my blog. Malaysia comprises of Peninsular (West Malaysia) and East Malaysia (Sabah, Sarawak and Labuan). The rich history and culture of Malaysia attributed by the colonisation of the Portuguese, British and Dutch throughout the years.

Malaysia fight for her independent from the British colonial on the 31 August 1957 by our first and foremost Prime Minister Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj at the Merdeka Stadium where the British flag was replaced by Malaysia's flag. At the same time Kuala Lumpur has named as the capital of Malaysia from there on.

During the colonisation period large group of immigrants from China, India and Indonesian was imported to become as a labour to run various of econmy activiites like mining, plantation of cocoa, rubber estate and palm oil to stimulate the economy that contributed Malaysia as a mutliracial composition to date.

Malaysia as a tropical country located in the South East Asia region neighbour of Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Brunei, Philipines, Vietnam and Myanmar. Today, Malaysia has 27,119,308 population comprises of Malay, Chinese, Indian and varoius ethnic group in the state of Sabah (Kadazan Dusun) and Sarawak (Iban).

The long and colourful history has left many heritage site in every state in Malaysia especially in Pulau Pinang (Island of Pearl)and Melaka (colonial under the Portuguese and Dutch). Besides this, under the leadership of our former Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohd period he had build up two world renowned building and Asia most talk-about landmarks on the soil of Kuala Lumpur, the KL Tower and Petronas Twin Tower and the Sepang F1 circuit.

Kuala Lumpur Tower, Fifth Tallest Tower in the World at 421 meter height.

Petronas Twin Tower, Tallest Twin Tower in the World at 452 meter height.

Malaysia has many to offer to tourists around the world whether you like to go experience the total eco-tourism at our National Park, (Taman Negara) the oldest rainforest estimated in 130 million years old. Island adventures at our crystal clear water and beaches or Cultural and Heritage dicsovery in every state of Malaysia.

Before I round up my blog today I will post several photos about some heritage sites and island photos for you and I will at least post once a week for this Visit Malaysia Year campaign for you to know more about Malaysia.

Jungle tracking photo in Malaysia

Jungle tracking photo in Malaysia

Island in Malaysia

Total breakaway on our beautiful beach and island

If you want to discover more about what you can do and how to pamper yourself in Malaysia visit Pamper Zone.

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