10 Most Happening Clubs In Kuala Lumpur That Make Solid Rebounds Now That Kyo Is Gone

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Best nightclubs in Kuala Lumpur   Food and shopping isn’t the only thing we Singaporeans head over to Malaysia for - there’s also the city of Kuala Lumpur for a clubbing fix at more affordable prices, thanks to the sweet exchange rate. Although Malaysia’s capital is smaller than Singapore, it’s...
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10 Extinct Favourites in Singapore That Can Still Be Found In Johor Bahru/Kuala Lumpur

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Stores you can still find in Malaysia but not in Singapore   Adapted from source , source , source We’ve all experienced that immeasurable sense of loss upon finding out that our favourite store has shut its doors for good. The latest popular chain to exit our shores was Gong...
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7 Old-School Malaysian Hotels That Are The Grand Budapest Hotel In Disguise

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The Grand Budapest Hotel In Disguise   Source In case you haven’t already known, locating the town of Nebelsbad in the Republic of Zubrowka is impossible in any universe besides the fantasy world of Wes Anderson. Never mind the fact that the Grand Budapest Hotel (GBH) doesn't exist – you...
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10 Malaysian Bridges So Stunning You'll Want To Cross Them Twice

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Malaysia’s IG-worthy bridges   Source: @afiqxhrahim Our country isn’t just all natural beauty - sure, we’ve got the prettiest waterfalls and stunning views from atop our hilly landscape, but we’ve also erected iconic skyscrapers and massive monuments worthy of international envy. The bridges we’ve built have done well to forge...
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10 Activities In Malaysia For Every Couple's Bucket List

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Every couple’s bucket list activities in Malaysia   Source: @alba.ingles Once the initial feeling of accomplishing a bucket list activity passes, the experience becomes a another shelved memory. With no one to relive the moment other than yourself, every time the memory resurfaces, you’ll only respond with an ‘oh, okay’....
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10 Pet Cafes in Malaysia Animal Lovers Must Visit

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Malaysia’s cutest feline and canine-friendly cafes   Source: @joling629 While most people leave therapy sessions happy and relaxed, pet cafe-goers leave the healing session sad and worked up - the complete opposite of what we’d like to achieve. But that’s normal. Nobody wants to leave after meeting the cutest, furriest...
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12 Unique First Date Ideas In KL That’ll Guarantee You A Second Date

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First Date Problems in Kuala Lumpur   First dates can be crucial and nerve-wrecking, because you either make it or break it but fret not, we’re here to help. This list of 12 unique first date ideas in KL will not only save you from that headache, but also guarantee...
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10 Truly Malaysian Paktor Ideas To Make Bae Fall In Love With You All Over Again

Paktor 101 Source So you like someone. You’ve been through the phase of stalking your crush on social media and in real life; perhaps you’ve even exchanged a friendly greeting during an “accidental” encounter with said person. But one day, you finally find the courage to ask your prospective soul...
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17 Reasons Johor Bahru Should Be Explored By Every Singaporean Right Now

Exploration across the causeway   Source There’s so much more across the Causeway than City Square, KSL mall and Bak Kut Teh! Few Singaporeans have explored Johor Bahru (JB) thoroughly enough to unearth the gems it hides - we only visit the same old "safe" places that Singaporeans frequent. Not...
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50 Things To Do In Taiping: Malaysia's Historical City Of Many Firsts

Malaysia's unexplored gem     Source Taiping – a town filled with many historical and cultural wonders. Many tourists today embark on ‘food hunts’, making use of the city’s vast number of hidden restaurants and eateries.  Formerly a tin mining town, Taiping is home to many ‘firsts’, including the first...
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