13 States and the Federal Territories
Map with State flags
The people of Malaysia come from a number of different ethnic groups mainly Malays, Chinese, Indians, with the indigenous Eurasians and the indigenous Orang Asli of the peninsula and the various tribes of Sabah and Sarawak and others tribes making up the remaining population.
The variety of religions found is a direct reflection of the diversity of races living in Malaysia. The Language, Music and Dace, Cultures, and its Celebrations and Festivals.
Just look, with our multi-cultural social mix, you certainly can expect somewhat of a unique and endless blend of cuisine.
Various Items as well as a host of other decor pieces and functional household items.
Details on the various handicrafts and cultural items include
Pua Kumbu / Wau / Keris / Wayang Kulit
/ Wood Carving / Pottery / Songket /
Gold, Silver & Brass
One of the unique feature of Malaysian celebrations is the concept of open house.
Hari Raya Puasa / Chinese New Year / Fifth Moon Festival / Moon Cake Festival / Ghost Festival / 9 Emperors Festival / Thaipusam / Deepavali / Pongal / Kaul / Pesta Kamaatan / Gawai Dayak
Lying in the heart of SE Asia, the country consists of two land masses. Discover a delightful fusion of Asia’s oldest civilizations, its exuberant celebration of festivals, customs and traditions and a tempting array of multicultural cuisines. Opportunities for adventure are as numerous as they are diverse. Its ancient rainforests, species of flowering plants animal and bird life
A brief History of Malaysia. The Orang Asli to Chinese admiral Cheng Ho, the power of Melaka, the advent of Islam, arrival of the Portuguese, followed by the Dutch, the British. James Brooke- the ‘white raja’, and the North Borneo Company and achievement of Merdeka’
Malaysia is a confederation of 13 states. The political system is a federal one, which each state having its own legislature
Features National & State holidays - Festivals, Religious holidays, Sultans birthdays as is observed for year 2002, 2003 & 2004
School Holidays - 2003 & 2004
Cultural Festivals & Special Days 2003
Information on transport services in Malaysia
Express Bus Services / Taxis / Rentals
Train services / Train Routes
Services / Routes / Schedules / Fares