Paddy Field in Sekinchan, Malaysia.
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- Sekinchan is a small, cozy farming and fishing village just north of Kuala Lumpur. Sekinchan has gotten extremely popular over the years with city slickers from KL heading over to enjoy the simpler things in life. Sekinchan is well known for paddy field and fishing village. The ride to Sekinchan is scenic with oil palm trees along the coastal road, stalls selling handmade cotton pillows, eateries offering a wide variety of local delicacies, and suddenly, almost in the middle of nowhere, vast expanses of paddy fields bordering a stretch of fishing villages.
- Kuala Selangor - Kuala Selangor is located well off the normal tourism route and hence, still maintains its traditional "kampung" (village) atmosphere. The town caters largely to tourists coming this way en route to firefly (Kelip-Kelip) at Kampung Kuantan, the local travellers come for the fresh seafood. Kuala Selangor town is small, and we can easily walk around without a map or a guide. Due to the historical background of Kuala Selangor, Kuala Selangor posesses many historical sites that exist on Bukit Melawati, apart from that, there are a few charming tourists attraction like Kuala Selangor Nature Park, Firefly Park and eagle watching. Fresh seafood is another attraction for Kuala Selangor.
- Pangkor Island (Pulau Pangkor) is endowed with scenic fishing villages, beautiful beaches, sparkling turquoise waters, a number of historical and religious attractions such as Dutch Fort, Batu BersuratBatu Bersurat (Ancient Inscribed Stone), Floating Mosque, Fu Lin Kong Temple, Kali Amman Temple etc.The main attraction of Pangkor Island is undoubtedly the wonderful offerings of its pristine beaches on the western coastline.Popular beaches on Panngkor Island including Pasir Bagok Beach, Teluk Nipah Beach, Coral Beach and Giam Island. Eating out in Pangkor is a delight as there are restaurants serving both local and international cuisine especially fresh seafood.