DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Malaysia and Singapore, 1st Edition

  • Andrew Forbes
  • E. Ulrich Kratz
  • Ramya Sivaraj
  • Richard Watkins
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  • ISBN-10: 1465417877
  • ISBN-13: 9781465417879
  • DDC: 915.95045
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 352 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released April 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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The DK Eyewitness Malaysia & Singapore Travel Guide is your indispensable guide to this beautiful part of the world. The fully updated guide includes unique cutaways, floorplans and reconstructions of the must-see sites, plus street-by-street maps of all the fascinating cities and towns. The new-look guide is also packed with photographs and illustrations leading you straight to the best attractions on offer. The uniquely visual DK Eyewitness Travel Guide will help you to discover everything region-by-region; from local festivals and markets to day trips around the countryside. Detailed listings will guide you to the best hotels, restaurants, bars and shops for all budgets, whilst detailed practical information will help you to get around, whether by train, bus or car. Plus, DK's excellent insider tips and essential local information will help you explore every corner of Malaysia & Singapore effortlessly. DK Eyewitness Malaysia & Singapore Travel Guide - showing you what others only tell you.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Introducing Malaysia & Singapore.
2: Discovering Malaysia and Singapore.
3: Putting Malaysia and Singapore on the Map.
4: Putting Peninsular Malaysia on the Map.
5: Putting Malaysian Borneo on the Map.
6: A Portrait of Malaysia and Singapore.
7: Landscape and Wildlife.
8: Marine Life.
9: Peoples of Malaysia and Singapore.
10: Islam.
11: Hinduism and Buddhism.
12: Secular Architecture.
13: Festivals of Malaysia and Singapore.
14: Arts and Crafts of Malaysia.
15: The History of Malaysia and Singapore.
16: Malaysia Region by Region.
17: Introducing Malaysia.
18: A Portrait of Malaysia.
19: Malaysia Through the Year.
20: Malaysia at a Glance.
21: Kuala Lumpur.
22: Exploring Kuala Lumpur.
23: Kuala Lumpur Street Finder.
24: Northwest Peninsula.
25: Exploring the Northwest Peninsula.
26: Southern Peninsula.
27: Exploring the Southern Peninsula.
28: Eastern and Central Peninsula.
29: Exploring the Eastern and Central Peninsula.
30: Sarawak.
31: Exploring Sarawak.
32: Sabah.
33: Exploring Sabah.
34: Singapore Area by Area.
35: Introducing Singapore.
36: A Portrait of Singapore.
37: Singapore Through the Year.
38: Singapore at a Glance.
39: The Singapore River.
40: The Colonial Core and Chinatown.
41: Little India and Orchard Road.
42: Farther Afield.
43: Shopping in Singapore.
44: Where to Shop.
45: Entertainment in Singapore.
46: Outdoor Activities in Singapore.
47: Singapore Street Finder.
48: Travelers’ Needs.
49: Where to Stay.
50: Choosing a Hotel.
51: Where to Eat.
52: The Flavors of Malay Cuisine.
53: The Flavors of Malay-Chinese Cuisine.
54: The Flavors of Malay-Indian Cuisine.
55: Choosing a Restaurant.
56: Shopping in Malaysia.
57: What to Buy in Malaysia.
58: Where to Shop.
59: Entertainment in Malaysia.
60: Outdoor Activities in Malaysia.
61: Survival Guide.
62: Practical Information.
63: Personal Security and Health.
64: Banking and Currency.
65: Communications and Media.
66: Travel Information.
67: Traveling by Air.
68: Traveling by Train and Boat.
69: Traveling by Road.
70: Getting Around KL & Singapore.
General Index.
Phrase Book.