Sports

Time out on Pulau Tinggi

1st August 2017

by Uwe Fischer |  It is holiday, I am splashing in the pool…from the loudspeakers, Klaus Meine is shouting “Still Loving You”, albeit in a decent volume. The group Nazareth (“Love Hurts”) takes over, describing […]

Andy Sengiah (metrochannel.com.my) with MALAYSIA INSIGHTS editor Uwe Fischer (l)
Travel

The Best In Town

12th March 2017

Andy Sengiah is a video producer from Malaysia. With his company Metrochannel he offers documentaries for TV stations. MALAYSIA INSIGHTS met him at ITB 2017. The interview was conducted by chief editor Uwe Fischer. Andy, […]

Sipadan
Travel

Discover Sabah, the Heart of Borneo

17th February 2017

Sabah, often called “the land under the wind”, is one of two Malaysian states located on the island of Borneo. The country below the typhoon belt offers a colorful variety of activities. For all nature […]

Travel

Visit Perak Year 2017

16th January 2017

While many destinations in Malaysia such as Kuala Lumpur, Penang or Melaka enjoy world fame, the state of Perak is often overlooked by international tourists. The Visit Perak Year 2017 (VPY 2017) aims to change that. […]

Nature

An Ocean in KL

11th May 2016

There is no denying that Kuala Lumpur has a lot to offer for the shopaholics and business frenzies. However, it should be noted that this city also has a spot specially for the nature enthusiasts. […]

ASEAN

Malaysia’s Tourism Offensive 2016

13th March 2016

The largest tourism fair in the world, the ITB Berlin ended with a new visitor record: Some 120,000 visitors took the chance to dive into the world of tourism, with Malaysia’s pavilion clearly being among […]

Culture

Events held in Malaysia March to August

20th February 2016

Malaysia has always a festival or two to celebrate. Traditional and modern performances, religious celebrations, art, music, sports, for every taste there are plenty of events. MALAYSIA INSIGHTS lists some of the highlights of the coming […]

History

A Brief History of Kota Kinabalu

7th February 2016

by Uwe Fischer The sunset conjures spectacular facets of gold, yellow and orange into the cloudy skies, mirrored in the soft waves of the South Chinese sea, while two fisher boats float gently towards the […]

Food

Langkawi Aseania: An Unforgettable Evening

1st February 2016

The Aseania Resort & Spa Langkawi is one of the most popular places to stay at Langkawi’s Cenang beach area. Located at the end of the busy beach drive called Jalan Pantai Chenang, the impressive […]

Culture

Island In The Sun

19th January 2016

The slogan of the holiday paradise offshore the Malaysian West Coast couldn’t be more aptly: “one island, one resort” reads the advertisement of the Pangkor Laut Resort with its luxury chalets and villas that have been built around the […]