Cities and towns in Malaysia
Kellie's Castle, Batu Gajah, Perak

Ipoh is the capital city of Perak state, Malaysia. The name Ipoh is derived from a local tree, Pohon Epu or now more commonly known as Pokok Ipoh. It is approximately 200 km (125 miles) north of Kuala Lumpur on the North-South Expressway. Ipoh still remains one of Malaysia's largest cities. Today, Ipoh is the fourth largest city in Malaysia. Ipoh developed into one of Malaysia's main cities around the turn of the 19th century due to the booming tin mining industry.

Desaru Ostrich Farm, Desaru, Johor

Desaru is located 100 kilometres from Johor Bahru, and is a very popular destination for its clean beaches, excellent golf courses and unique attractions. Although it is better known as a beach and resort area, its other name is the 'Land of Casuarinas', as one can see casuarina trees along the beaches.

Kota Kinabalu Landmark

Kota Kinabalu, formerly known as Jesselton, is the capital of the state of Sabah, which is located in East Malaysia. It is also the capital of the West Coast Division of Sabah. The city is located along the northwest coast of Borneo facing the South China Sea. The Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park lies on its west and Mount Kinabalu, which gave the city its name, is located towards the east.

Crystal Mosque, Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu

Kuala Terengganu is the largest city as well as the state and royal capital of Terengganu state, Malaysia. On 1 January 2008, Kuala Terengganu was awarded city status. Kuala Terengganu is located about 500 kilometers northeast of Kuala Lumpur on a promontory surrounded on three sides by the South China Sea. The name means the "Terengganu Harbour", referring to the broad expanse of the Terengganu River estuary which empties into the ocean at this point.

Melaka River Cruise, Melaka

Melaka City is the capital of the state of Melaka, on the west coast of peninsular Malaysia. Visiting Melaka is a unique experience with a rich historical and cultural background from previous Portuguese, Dutch and British rule. The city centre was listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site in July 2008, along with Georgetown, Penang.

Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque, Shah Alam, Selangor

Shah Alam is the state capital of Selangor, Malaysia. The city situated within the Petaling District and a small portion of the neighbouring Klang District. It is located about 25 kilometres west of the country's capital, Kuala Lumpur. At the centre of this city are the Lake Gardens where a number of imposing landmarks are clustered around a couple of man-made lakes.

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