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Travelling to Malaysia.

Are you preparing your trip to Malaysia? Gulliway will help you to plan an interesting route and give you the best advice on exciting places and sights in Malaysia. It also enables you to calculate your trip costs. We collect statistic data on trips to Malaysia from our club’s members. It helps us to make recommendations on planning your journey. For instance: Why do tourists travel to Malaysia? . Travellers go to Malaysia from around the world, .

Few countries of Malaysia, rich in lands and cultures, are the most interesting for tourists. . .

The map of Malaysia

Malaysia regions.

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    Geographically Malaysia consists of the following regions: Sabah, Pulau Pinang, Sarawak, Selangor, Terengganu, Perlis, Perak, Kelantan, Kedah, Malacca, Negeri Sembilan, Pahang, Johor.

    Cities of Malaysia

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    Routes and travel notes about Malaysia.

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      Malaysia (/məˈlziə, -ʒə/ ( listen) mə-LAY-zee-ə, -zhə; Malay: [məlejsiə]) is a federal constitutional monarchy in Southeast Asia. It consists of 13 states and three federal territories, separated by the South China Sea into two similarly sized regions, Peninsular Malaysia and Malaysian Borneo. Peninsular Malaysia shares a land and maritime border with Thailand in the north and maritime borders with Singapore in the south, Vietnam in the northeast, and Indonesia in the west. East Malaysia shares land and maritime borders with Brunei and Indonesia and a maritime border with the Philippines and Vietnam. Kuala Lumpur is the national capital and largest city while Putrajaya is the seat of federal government. With a population of over 30 million, Malaysia is the world's 44th most populous country. The southernmost point of continental Eurasia, Tanjung Piai, is in Malaysia. In the tropics, Malaysia is one of 17 megadiverse countries, with large numbers of endemic species.

      Malaysia has its origins in the Malay kingdoms which, from the 18th century, became subject to the British Empire when the Straits Settlements became British protectorates. Peninsular Malaysia was unified as the Malayan Union in 1946. Malaya was restructured as the Federation of Malaya in 1948, and achieved independence on 31 August 1957. Malaya united with North Borneo, Sarawak, and Singapore on 16 September 1963 to become Malaysia. In 1965, Singapore was expelled from the federation. The country is multi-ethnic and multi-cultural, which plays a large role in its politics. About half the population is ethnically Malay, with large minorities of Malaysian Chinese (the second largest community of Overseas Chinese in the world), Malaysian Indians, and indigenous peoples. The constitution grants freedom of religion but recognises Islam as the established religion of the state. The government system is closely modelled on the Westminster parliamentary system and the legal system is based on common law. The head of state is the king, known as the Yang di-Pertuan Agong. He is an elected monarch chosen from the hereditary rulers of the nine Malay states every five years. The head of government is the Prime Minister. The country's official language is Bahasa Melayu, commonly known as the Malay language. English remains an active second language. In 2017, English proficiency in Malaysia was ranked the 2nd best in Asia (after Singapore) and the 13th best in the world.

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