Malaca Straits Mosque

Malaysia - Malaca Straits Mosque


Malaca Straits Mosque

The Mosque is built on pillars so it appears to float at high tide.
The lighthouse looking structure is the minaret.

Malaysia - Malaca Straits Mosque stamps


Malaysia - Putrajaya

Putrajaya, Malaysia

Malaysia - Putrajaya stamps

Monkey Drinking Coconut Juice

Malaysia - Monkey drinking coconut juice


Monkey Drinking Coconut Juice

Malaysia - Monkey drinking coconut juice stamps

Penang Bridge

Malaysia - Penang BridgePenang Bridge

The spectacular 13.5 km Penang Bridge which links the island to the mainland
is the longest in Asia and the third longest in the world.

Malaysia - Penang Bridge stamps

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Malaysia - Kuala Lumpur skyline

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Kuala Lumper’s skyline is dominated by the 88 story Petronas Twin Towers and the pencil-like 421 metre tall Kuala Lumpur Tower

Malaysia - Kuala Lumpur skyline stamps

Pulau Rimau Lighthouse

Malaysia - Pulau Rimau Lighthouse

Pulau Rimau Lighthouse
Pulau Pinang, Malaysia

Pulau Rimau1885. Active; focal plane 39 m (128 ft); two white flashes every 10 s. 17 m (56 ft) round cylindrical cast iron tower with lantern and gallery, attached to a 1-story keeper’s house. Lighthouse painted white. A Marine Department photo is at right, a view from the sea is available, Forand has a historic postcard view, and Google has a satellite view. This lighthouse marks the beginning of the approach from the south to George Town, the principal town of Penang island and the capital of Pulau Pinang state. Located on a small island off the southeastern tip of Penang Island. Accessible only by boat. Site open, tower closed. ARLHS WMA-011; Admiralty F1540; NGA 21992.
Note: Penang (also spelled Pinang) is a large island (293 km2 or 113 mi2) off the northwestern coast of Malaya; together with a strip of land on the adjoining mainland it forms the state also called Pulau Pinang or simply Penang. Ceded to Britain by the Sultan of Kedah in 1786, the island was the first British base in Malaysia. It is accessible from the mainland by air, by a bridge, or by ferry from Butterworth on the mainland to George Town on the island.
The Lighthouse Directory

Malaysia - Pulau Rimau Lighthouse stamps

Houseboat Jetties

Malaysia - Houseboat Village

Houseboat Jetties

Malaysia - Houseboat Village stamps

Sumazau Dancers

Malaysia - Dancers of Sumazau

In the Sumazau, the dancers mover their arms to imitate the flapping wings of birds.  Performed by men and women, it is the national dance of the Kadazan-Dusum comminty of Sabah.
MalaysiaMalaysia - Dancers of Sumazau stamps

Maybank Tower

Malaysia - Menara Bank

Menara Maybank – Maybank Tower
A majestic night scene of the fully lighted Menara Maybank.
It is the tallest and the grandest banking building in Malaysia.

Completed in 1988

Malaysia - Menara Bank stamps

Petronas Twin Towers

Malaysia - Petronas Twin Towers

Petronas Twin Towers
Completed in 1996, the 88 story Petronas Twin Towers stand tall at 451 meters above street level.  Located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, the structures are currently the tallest twin towers in the world.  The Towers are a significant landmark symbolising this progressive, modern city and representing the pride of the nation.

Malaysia - Petronas Twin Towers stamps

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