Insight Guides: Malaysia

Insight Guides: Malaysia

by Siew Lyn Wong, HonYuen Leong
     
 

Be inspired by our new edition of Insight Guide Malaysia, which has been comprehensively overhauled, with hundreds of brand-new, specially commissioned color photographs that bring the destination to life. New chapters on Malaysia’s astoundingly rich biodiversity, contemporary state, and multicultural people complement the detailed coverage of the

Overview

Be inspired by our new edition of Insight Guide Malaysia, which has been comprehensively overhauled, with hundreds of brand-new, specially commissioned color photographs that bring the destination to life. New chapters on Malaysia’s astoundingly rich biodiversity, contemporary state, and multicultural people complement the detailed coverage of the country’s history, dazzling architecture, and fabulous cuisine, while special travel photography features focus on hawker food, Sarawak longhouses, and more.

The first part of the book details Malaysia’s rich natural landscape, fascinating history, and dynamic modern culture. The Places section contains descriptive region-by-region accounts of where to go, complemented by attractive, detailed maps linked to the key sights by numbered dots. At the back of the book, the Travel Tips section provides all the practical information you'll need to plan a memorable trip, as well as selective listings giving our writer’s pick of the best places to stay and eat.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781780051079
Publisher:
Apa Publications UK, Ltd.
Publication date:
01/01/2013
Series:
Insight Guides Series
Edition description:
Nineteenth Edition
Pages:
424
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.80(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Siew Lyn Wong specialises in travel and environmental writing. A gourmet and nature-lover, she loves Kuala Lumpur’s eclectic blend of chaos and cosmopolitanism, and the multifariousness of Malaysia in general. She has contributed to numerous Insight Guides, including Insight Guide Southeast Asia, Insight Guide Malaysia, Pocket Guide Penang and Langkawi and Step-by-Step Kuala Lumpur.
HonYuen Leong is a documentary writer-director-producer who makes movies about Asia. Formerly a journalist, she continues to write on subjects she is deeply passionate about – travel, heritage, architecture, and the community. Her favorite thing about Malaysia is that you can never go hungry. In major cities and towns, there is always a tasty snack to be found anytime of the day or

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