Travel TipsMalaysia is a country of contrasts, a mix of colonial architecture, stunning parks and beaches, contemporary skyscrapers and a unique landscape covered in tea plantations. It is located at the very end of Southeast Asia, jutting out with the Malaccan Straits to meet the islands of Indonesia and the Java Sea. Malaysia is actually divided in to two, on the western side sits Malaya, the old stronghold of British colonial power with Kuala Lumpur and multicultural Penang. And on the eastern side is wild and mist-topped Borneo. So here’s a look at the best places to visit in Malaysia.