Visitors to Malaysia often include a stopover at Kuala Lumpur in their itineraries, but there are actually a few other worthwhile spots to visit nearby if you want to get a sense of the country’s culture with all the amenities of a modern setting. A mere 20 kilometres away from the capital, for example, is Bandar Sunway, which holds among other things one of the most popular water theme parks in Asia.
That already tells you what sort of place it is, though. This is probably not the ideal place to visit if you seek a more rustic experience of Malaysia. This is a place where the Nickelodeon Lost Lagoon exists, where Pitbull and OneDirection have concerts, and where a shopping mall with more than four million square feet of retail space exists. [Read more…]