The Islamic Arts Museum was opened in 1998 and since then, I have been meaning to visit the museum as I have read a number of positive reviews about the display and quality of the exhibits. 308 more words
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So begins a month long journey through Malaysia. Venturing from bottom to top. tackling the bustling, multi-cultural metropolis that is Kuala Lumpur, winding up and around the rolling tea-plantations of the Highlands, discovering Penang’s colonial intrigue, having a rainforest back-garden and sandy beach drive-way on the island of Langkawi… and finally, spending some time in rural Kedah with my brother. 247 more words
Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was traveling some 33,000 feet above eastern Ukraine on July 17 when it was struck by a surface-to-air missile believed to have been fired by Russia-backed separatists, resulting in the deaths of 283 passengers and 15 crew members from 12 nations. 97 more words