"Fun Facts about Malayisa from Emily Young" Pulau Langkawi Favorite Tip by jumpingnorman

Pulau Langkawi General: 74 reviews and 132 photos

Favorite thing: Just read these fun facts about Malaysia from Emily Young from the internet, posted April 2010


1.They drive on the Left side of the road.
2.Islam is the official religion of the country.
3.Shoes must always be removed when entering a Malaysian home. Sometimes even in shops you had to take your shoes off upon entering.
4.Never use your finger to point at things. You must point with your thumb.
5.It is considered rude to not try something when offered.
6.The official language is Malay (Bahasa Melayu).
7.The average temperature is between 70F to 90F; however, in the jungle the temperature was 105-115F.
8.Most of the coffees and teas are sweetened with TONS of sugar.
9.Times Square Mall is the largest mall in Malaysia with 15 floors, a rollercoaster, bowling alley, 3 Starbucks, a Wendy's, and a hotel.
10.Singapore is just a 5 hour bus ride away from Kuala Lumpur (capital city).
11.Tons and tons of rice is consumed everyday in Malaysia.

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  • Written Sep 16, 2011
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