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Day 5: Sunway Lagoon

Today we hit Sunway Lagoon which is a water theme park which houses the world’s largest water ride the Vuvuzela!  Sunway Lagoon has been awarded multiple accolades which include Asia’s Best Waterpark and Asia’s Best Attraction by the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) as well as the Best Man-Made Tourist Attraction by Tourism Malaysia Truly. 227 more words

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Day 4: KL city tour

After our visit to the Bank Negara Malaysia, we ventured out into KL with a visit to Independence Square, the Istana Negara (Royal Palace), National Monument… 217 more words

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Day 2: Cultural Visit to Malacca

Today we ventured out of KL to Malacca which is located in the southern region of the Malay Peninsula next to the Straits of Malacca. This is a historic site also referred to as the “Historic State of Malaysia”. 321 more words

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Day 1: Cultural visit to the Batu Caves

We arrived this morning rather frazzled from a night flight that left us for want of sleep! However, there was no rest up as our first day of activities was planned. 183 more words

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Reflections from the Middle East

My 3 1/2 week trip to the Middle East has drawn to an end. I spent time in 4 countries, did a lot of work, made many presentations, and met a lot of people. 923 more words


A little get-away to Singapore

Apologies for this post being up so late! But better late than never, right? Well… three weeks ago, due to Chinese New Year, we had a one week holiday – perfectly timed, considering that trial exams were approaching and secondyears need time to study and prepare. 1,986 more words

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Kaziuko Muge: St. Casimir fair

This weekend, most of the streets in Old Town Vilnius shut down and became one massive art and craft fair. Kaziuko Muge, or St. Casimir’s Fair, is the annual celebration of the patron saint of Lithuania. 241 more words