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Iron mosque

Malaysia travel: Destination of religious beliefs

Say about travel, people often think of the blue the beach, white sand, or luxury resorts, or the mountains, caves with natural beauty.

But in Malaysia, apart from that, this country has a thickness of religious history is very ancient, and the church here is religious tourism destinations very impressive, even with people no religion.

And now, let’s explore the religion of Malaysia!

1. Malacca Straits Mosque, Malacca

Malacca Straits Mosque

Malacca Straits Mosque

This is a mosque with extremely unique design, on coast of a man-made island, located south of the Kuala Lumpur city, Malaysia.

The most impressive thing of this church is that it looks like a jewel surfaced when sea water rises, a stunningly beautiful.

2. Batu Caves temple, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Batu Caves temple

Batu Caves temple

Located outside of India, then perhaps this is one of the largest Hindu temple, and the most famous in the world. Every year, many tourists come here, from everywhere, to explore the ancient caves, and the most beautiful tomb. The most unexpected thing that is the age of the limestone caves here, you know? it has existed 400 million years.

3. Floating Mosque, Kuala Terengganu

Floating Mosque

Floating Mosque

Another name for this church is Tengku Tengah Zaharah, it is located in the north-east coast of Malaysia. The church was started in 1993, and until 1995 then completion and official opening. This church afloat (can be considered as such) very beautiful, with Malaysia’s characteristic design, blended with modern features, deserve a great attraction for to traveler.

4. Iron Mosque, Putrajaya

Iron mosque

Iron mosque

 

Call this church with the name Iron because the structure was built with 70% of materials are steel, and is open from 6/2010. excepting featured of called name Iron, the church also has another name is Tuanku Mizan Abidin, is located in the south of the city of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

5. Crystal Mosque, Kuala Terengganu

Crystal Mosque

Crystal Mosque

Similarly Iron mosque, the mosque’s name is also derived from the materials of construction is crystal. In addition, this mosque has another name as Masjid Kristal. The highlight here is that wifi is ubiquitous coverage around the church, use more technology products, combined with sophisticated design, makes Crystal mosque becomes majestic, modern and extremely chic.

6. Kek Lok Si Temple, Penang

Kek Lok Si Temple

Kek Lok Si Temple

This is a unique temple, stylish design blends of three countries of China, Myanmar and Thailand, creating a truly impressive works, and built a long time ago, in the late 1800s. The largest Buddhist temple in Southeast Asia name is Kek Lok Si, in the state of Penang, Malaysia, are attracting traveler everywhere by the fussy, meticulous in decorating has made all the traveler very praised.

7. Putra Mosque, Putrajaya

Putra Mosque

Putra Mosque

Located in the center Putrajaya city of Malaysia, if seen from above or from a distance, the church emerged as a rose gently between space, said so because the material which is used for dome is granite very beautiful pink color.

8. Sri Mahamariamman Temple, Kuala Lumpur

Sri Mahamariamman Temple

Sri Mahamariamman Temple

Continues to be a beautiful temple, unique in Kuala Lumpur, was named Sri Mahamariamman is oldest Hindu temple in Malaysia. The temple was built in 1873, was used as a place of worship of Indian immigrants, which reflect the culture of South India at five floors of the temple roof.

9. Jamek Mosque, Kuala Lumpur

Jamek Mosque

Jamek Mosque

It seems at Kuala Lumpur there are alot the mosque that we have not explored before. And Jamek mosque is one of them. Location of this mosque is very special, it is the intersection of two rivers merge Kelang and Gombak, Kuala Lumpur center (opened in 1909), the oldest of all the mosque in Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia.

10. Khoo Kongsi Temple, George Town

Khoo Kongsi Temple

Khoo Kongsi Temple

 

This is the Works Construction by Chinese people, and is their most beautiful temples in Malaysia. This temple is located at Cannon Square, very attractive and attracts millions of visitors each year. This temple is famous for the beauty sophisticated, complex design and clearly demonstrate the influence of Chinese culture in Malaysia.

 

Malaysia travel

Malaysia travel: The beauty of the Kuala Lumpur capitol

Many people choose to visit Kuala Lumpur – the capital and largest city in Malaysia is for several reasons. It may simply want to learn about a different culture, different from the country where they live, or wish to enjoy tasty foods Malaysia’s national identity. At the same time, there would be a chance for them to enjoy the unique architecture,  is a blend of oriental architecture and the West in here.

In addition, Kuala Lumpur be also CNN poll is one of the four best shopping city in the world! Traveler can travel to Kuala Lumpur at any given moment, by the temperature here does not seem to change throughout the year.

Malaysia travel

Malaysia travel

1. Kuala Lumpur Railway Station Building – Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur Railway Station

Kuala Lumpur Railway Station

This is a colonial building, built in 1910 with very high costs at that time. The building was designed meticulously, inspired by the architectural culture of Eastern and Western, added a little of India, make it become amazing.

In ancient times, this is a very peaceful place, but now, the tourism industry to thrive and quickly, then it is no longer quiet as before, but become boisterous, and it was a small station for the train station.

2. Thien Hau Pagoda – Malaysia

Thien Hau pagoda

Thien Hau pagoda

Do not be too surprised when you will come across a few familiar image of Chinese culture here, because Thien Hau Pagoda is Chinese pagoda in Southeast Asia’s largest. Not only are famous travel destination and attractions, that Thien Hau pagoda still attractive couples want their wedding ceremony at here, namely about 5,000 couples registered their marriage here every year.

3. Berjaya Times Square mall – Malaysia

Shopping centre

Shopping centre

Berjaya Times Square

Berjaya Times Square

Is a entertainment Centre with a huge area, inside which is two 5-star hotel and a busy shopping center. In addition, there is an indoor park for 2 objects, 1 is adult, 2 is the family has young children.

Not only that, still have a night market style of Taiwan, plus an area for food, it can make you go all day without tired, not to mention shopping system thousands of booths, you will be dazzled with what goes on here.

4. Islamic Art Museum Malaysia

Islamic Art Museum Malaysia

Islamic Art Museum Malaysia

In Southeast Asia there are many Muslim countries, many different cultures, and Malaysia is one of them. More fortunate, in Malaysia there is a Islamic Art Museum biggest Southeast Asian region. There are over 7,000 artifacts on display in the 12 room. Inside there is also an on-site restaurant, serves guests dining with Middle Eastern food.

5. Menara Kuala Lumpur Tower – Malaysia

Menara Kuala Lumpur Tower

Menara Kuala Lumpur Tower

Overhead buffet at the revolving restaurant, or enjoy panoramic city splendor, is the impression, it’s impressive from the tower gives you. It’s have 421met height, ready to bring you the wonderful experience immensely.

6. Kuala Lumpur bird park – Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur bird park

Kuala Lumpur bird park

Is a very unique park, take care of a lot of birds around the world. Here, the birds are protected very strictly, and have a separate area for those who want to take pictures, save the beautiful moments, but you will have to pay, and only a few cents, you can play and the birds.

7. Bukit Bintang shopping – Malaysia

Bukit Bintang shopping

Bukit Bintang shopping

If you are a hobby shopping, you should not miss the opportunity travel to Bukit Bintang, one of the travel destinations most famous Kuala Lumpur. Here, in addition to shopping for something affordable price, there are still areas for dining, especially with a street only sells Chinese food.

8. Merdeka Square – Malaysia

Merdeka Square

Merdeka Square

the square is named in Malaysia as “independent”, so called Independent Square.
This is where recorded a big event in the history of Malaysia, which is the end of British colonial regime (08/31/1957)

9. Batu cave – Malaysia

Batu cave

Batu cave

If you come to Malaysia, then you should not ignore this place, because Batu cave to be very sacred against Hindus in Malaysia.

You will have to climb 272 steps to reach the main cave, and visit Hindu temples. At the top of the stairs, you will see three huge limestone caves and smaller ones, bringing high art. At the end of the cave is an ancient temple, designed in the style typical Indian architecture.

10. Petronas Twin Towers – Malaysia

Petronas Twin Towers

Petronas Twin Towers

This is probably the typical travel attractions of Malaysia with a design both ancient, and modern, remote look very magnificent, magnificent, was once the tallest building in the world in the past.

Remember, should not overlook the Petronas Twin Towers when traveling to Malaysia.

 

 

lyrical beauty in Ha Long bay

TOP Asia Travel – Southeast Asia – Each country, a prominent landscape

Top Asia Travel: Asia is a tourist destination very striking, with unique culture, the friendliness of the people and diverse natural landscape. And now, we are will in turn visit the prominent landmarks of each country, in each region, more specifically will be in Southeast Asia.

1. Top Asia Travel: Vietnam country – Ha Long Bay

As you know, Ha Long Bay was UNESCO World Heritage Site, the first time in 1994 on aesthetic value, and the second in 2000 for geological values.

Ha Long Bay

Ha Long Bay

Halong Bay has a coastline of 120 km, an area about 1,553 km2, include 1969 large and small islands, mostly limestone islands.

Come to Ha Long Bay, you will be immersed in the natural scenery very peaceful, harmonious in the clouds, sky, blue water and waves, a very lyrical beauty.

lyrical beauty in Ha Long bay

lyrical beauty in Ha Long bay

2. Top Asia Travel: Laos country – Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang - Laos

Luang Prabang – Laos

Will not perfect in travel journey to discover the “country of a million elephants” if you have not visited Luang Prabang – one of the cities best preserved in Asia, where makes you amazing with beauty not fade with time.

The most precious place of the city in between two rivers: the Mekong and Nam Khan, this place in the mountainous north of Laos, is home to many ancient Buddhist temples, with the natural landscape and idyllic as the person villagers here.

3. Top Asia Travel: Cambodia country – Angkor Wat ancient temple

Angkor Wat ancient temple

Angkor Wat ancient temple

Say about the temples in Cambodia, people often think of Angkor Wat, is one of the largest religious monument and the most recognizable. It has been recognized by UNESCO as world cultural heritage and a destination not to be missed by travelers when to visit the country this tower pagoda.

panorama of Angkor Wat

Panorama of Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat is the most famous temples in Cambodia, built in the 11th century by King Suryavarman II. Initially, the temple was built for the Hindus, but when the Khmer dynasty follow Buddhist, the temple of Angkor Wat became places worship of Buddhists.

4. Top Asia Travel: Thailand country – Bangkok city

Bangkok

Bangkok city – Thailand

Bangkok is beautiful and largest city of Thailand with thriving economy, modern. Travel to Bangkok city, you’ll see why this place such rapid development, because it has a very convenient location for business and tourism expansion. Situated in the right of the Chao Phraya River, with the sprouting of large projects, makes for Bangkok accidentally have a real beauty very sparkling and magical, combined with the friendliness of the people, Bangkok is sure to be prominent tourist destination and extremely impressive.

5. Top Asia Travel: Myanmar country – Shwedagon pagoda

Shwedagon is the most famous pagoda of Myanmar, in Yangon city. Yangon city was dubbed the heart of Myanmar, and the Shwedagon Pagoda is Buddhist heart of Myanmar.

Shwedagon pagoda

Shwedagon pagoda

This is a very famous pagoda, located in the most sacred area on a peaceful hill. Go inside this pagoda, will make you feel like you’re wandering Penglai with thousands of large and small Buddha statues, beautiful until strangely. Next that, is a gold tower, on top of the tower is attached precious stones, where put skeleton of the monks was enlightened.

6. Top Asia Travel: Malaysia country – Kuala Lumpur (Petronas Twin Tower)

Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur

Is the capital of Malaysia, with many famous sights, the most prominent is the Petronas Twin Towers, where attract many traveler.

Petronas Twin Tower is supposedly to represent the pride of Malaysia with designs inspired by the mosque, combined with modern culture has makes Petronas become seductive, and very difficult for you to overlook it when travel to Malaysia.

Petronas Twin Tower

Petronas Twin Tower

7. Top Asia Travel: Singapore country – Sentosa island

Sentosa Island

Sentosa Island

Sentosa is an island resort in Singapore, in Malay it means peace and quiet. Every year, it welcomes millions traveler visited, with the well-known attractions like: Butterfly Park and Insect Kingdom, Wave House, image Museum, Tiger Sky tower, .v..v.. You can refer to in the article about Sentosa island at here.

8. Top Asia Travel: Indonesia country – Bali island

Bali island

Bali island

Bali is a province, and is an Indonesian island with historical and religions value ancient, and the famous tourist destination, attracting many travelers visit. Here, you will see a lot of beautiful scenery, feel the peace. This is a great island with many prominent landmarks on religion, the resort impressive, seduce all travelers. You can refer more to in the article about Bali island at here.

9. Top Asia Travel: Brunei country – Istana Nurul Iman palace-Brunei

Istana Nurul Iman palace-Brunei

Istana Nurul Iman palace-Brunei

Brunei known as the Islamic country, wealthy thanks petroleum, but many visitors still shocked about the prosperity of this Kingdom.

Say so because when you come here, you will see gold everywhere, from the 4 star hotels, 5 star hotels or mosques, museums, palaces are used gold for decoration.

Most prominent is the Istana Nurul Iman palace,design use Malaysian Islamic style, with golden dome, the floor is paved with marble from many countries around the world. This palace was built in 1984 with great cost.

10. Top Asia Travel: Philippines country – Boracay

Boracay - Philippines

Boracay – Philippines

Boracay is known as a jewel, famous for rare beauty romantic, couples traveling together often come here to enjoy the day happy, honeymoon. This is the ideal place for those who want to relax, immersed in the blue water like crystal, bask on white sand beaches smooth of White Beach beach.

White Beach - Boracay

White Beach – Boracay

Still a noteworthy thing here, that is apart from the beautiful scenery of nature, thing makes the travelers most memorable is the resorts very unique, such as the “Shangri-La Resort and Spa” with style outstanding design, harmonious with the landscape, or Discovery Shores Boracay, known as the royal resort, always for couples many special promotions and also offer weddings on the beach, in the fairytale setting.

Discovery Shores Boracay

Discovery Shores Boracay

11. Top Asia Travel: East Timor country

The beach of East Timor

The beach of East Timor

East Timor in the future may be thriving tourism industry, but at the present time, the East Timorese are still relatively new and little-known, only a few thousand visitors in 2013 due to several limitations .

However, East Timor also has beautiful beaches, you can dive to the coral reefs, or swim or ecotourism is also impressive.