A hugely popular country for backpackers visiting Southeast Asia, Malaysia is a country of fascinating history, beautiful culture and nature, and best of all, incredible food. With towering, jungle topped mountains to stunning, white sand beaches, Malaysia is a land with it all.
In 2019, we visited Malaysia for the first time and instantly fell in love. The food, the people and the sights all add up to one wicked adventure!
Capital City – Kuala Lumpur
Language(s) – Officially Malay, however, English is widely spoken
Currency – Malaysian Ringgit (MYR)
Population – 31.6million (2017)
Most Popular Beer – Guinness Anchor Berhad
Average Cost of Pint – £2.30 (most expensive item in Malaysia)
Malaysia is world-famous for its incredible street food