Guide to backpacking in Malaysia, with travelers information on Kuala Lumpur, the Peninsular, Sabah, Sarawak, Mount Kinabalu, L
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Guide to backpacking in Malaysia, with travelers information on Kuala Lumpur, the Peninsular, Sabah, Sarawak, Mount Kinabalu, L
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    Country info

     A concise guide to the history, culture and traditions including other relevant
     information.

For a breakdown of information on this country select:
Country Guide

Get a feel for City life in:
City Guide

Contact information with no frills at:
Tourism Offices Worldwide Directory

The place for maps online:
Maps.com

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Embassy/Visa Details Emergency Numbers Health & Safety
Accessibility Travel Tips Climate Report
Accommodation/Cyber Cafes Travel Advice
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A comprehensive Embassy register including border-crossing requirements.

Where are they, how can they help and when can you contact them ?

U.S. Embassies and Consulates Worldwide
U.K. Overseas Missions
U.K. Consular Services Abroad
Foreign Consular Offices in U.S
London Diplomatic List (U.K)

Take the official line with:

U.S. Visa Services
U.K. Visa Information

Visit the Passport and Visa Professionals at:

U.S. Travel Documents
U.K. Visaservice


United Kingdom UP


    City: JOHOR BAHRU
    Mission: Office of the Honorary British Representative
    Address: Lucas Automotive Sdn Bhd
    PLO 17
    Senai Industrial Estate
    KB 105
    81400 Senai, Johor
    Tel: (07) 5991301
    (07) 5991302
    (07) 5991303
    (07) 5991304
    Fax: (07) 5994301

    City: KOTA KINABALU
    Mission: Office of the Honorary British Representative
    Address: c/o Pekah Sendirian Berhad,
    Suite 1-7-W5, 7th Floor,
    CPS Tower Centre Point,
    Sabah 88000,
    Kota Kinabalu Sabah,
    Malaysia.
    (Mailing:
     WDT No.46,
     88862 Kota Kinabalu,
     Sabah
     Malaysia)
    Tel: 253 333
    Fax: 267 666

    City: KUALA LUMPUR
    Mission: British High Commission
    Address: 185 Jalan Ampang
    50450, Kuala Lumpur

    or

    P O Box 11030,
    50732,
    Kuala Lumpur
    Tel: (60) (3) 2482122 (Main office)
    (60) (3) 2487122 (Consular)
    Fax: (60) (3) 2447766 (High Commissioner)
    (60) (3) 2449692 (Consular)
    E-mail: bhckulppa@ppp.nasionet.net
    Hours: Mon-Fri: 24:00-04:30 / 05:15-08:30

    City: KUCHING
    Mission: British Council
    Address: Bangunan WSK
    PO Box 615
    93712 Kuching
    Sarawak
    Tel: (00) (82) 256 044
    Fax: (00) (82) 425 199

    City: MIRI
    Mission: Office of the Honorary British Representative
    Address: c/o Sarawak Shell Berhad
    98100 Lutong
    Miri
    Sarawak
    Tel: (085) 475865
    (085) 452736
    Fax: (085) 653877
    E-mail: sroddy@pc.jaring.my
    Hours: 23:00-04:00 / 05:00-08:00

    City: PENANG
    Mission: Office of the Honorary British Representative
    Address: c/o Plantation Agencies Sdn Bhd
    P O Box 706
    10790 Penang
    Tel: (04) 2625333
    Fax: (04) 2622018

United States UP


    City: KUALA LUMPUR
    Mission: Embassy of the United States
    Address: 376 Jalan Tun Razak,
    50400 Kuala Lumpur
    Tel: 603-2168-5000
    Fax: 603-242-2207
    E-mail: aecons@po.jaring.my
    Hours: 08:15-11:00 / 14:00-15:30 (US Citizens)
    14:00-16:00 (Tel Enquiries)

Guide to backpacking in Malaysia, with travelers information on Kuala Lumpur, the Peninsular, Sabah, Sarawak, Mount Kinabalu, L
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Ambulance, Fire and Police numbers are listed. Marine, Mountain and Consulate (24Hr) Emergency numbers to follow, where applicable.
        Police:
        Ambulance:
        Fire:
    999
    999
    994
Guide to backpacking in Malaysia, with travelers information on Kuala Lumpur, the Peninsular, Sabah, Sarawak, Mount Kinabalu, L
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This section will help you assess the potential risks and plan the precautions you need to take both before you go and once you are away.

Worldwide protection for backpackers of all nationalities:
World Travel Center!

Travel health issues tackled from every angle at:
Center for Disease Control and Prevention
Fit for Travel

Travel Health Online

Up-to-date country advice for all travellers:
U.S. Safetynet
U.K. Safetynet

Guide to backpacking in Malaysia, with travelers information on Kuala Lumpur, the Peninsular, Sabah, Sarawak, Mount Kinabalu, L
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Guide to backpacking in Malaysia, with travelers information on Kuala Lumpur, the Peninsular, Sabah, Sarawak, Mount Kinabalu, L

bakpaka is in the process of researching accessibility for ALL travellers worldwide.

The information being collated reflects the standards and facilities available concerning transport, accommodation, places of interest, leisure pursuits and communication.

Airport facilities and much more at:
World Airport Guide

Students!!! Save now with the ISIC or ISE Card. Discounts on hotels, transportation, museums and more all over the world:
ISE Cards
and
ISIC Cards

It's good to talk, with over 2,500 languages worldwide:
Just say hello

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General and country specific tips for backpackers, including things to do and see. We are looking for your input, so email tips & anecdotes letting your fellow backpackers and us know what's happening out there!!!

If you would like to become an author, please email us:
info [AT] bakpaka dot- com

Well-versed in the pursuit of travel:
Lonely Planet online

ECOTOURISM
Responsible travel to natural areas, which conserves the enviroment and sustains the livelihood of local people.

Visit the CI Ecotourism Section of The Ecotravel Centre at:
Ecotourism

For tailor-made experiences take the Travel Link to:
Wildland Adventures
Dragoman

DIVEWORLD
Get the official and independent view on dive sites and facilities around the world.

The way the world learns to dive:
PADI

The magazine divers trust:
Scuba Diving

What to see and where to find it:
Tourist Attractions

News and comment from around the world:
World News Asia Pacific

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This section will develop into a comprehensive guide to current weather and seasonal trends experienced in this country, and advise on weather related issues affecting places of interest.

Current regional conditions and forecasts:
Weather Asia

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bakpaka is compiling a hostel and budget accommodation guide to suit your needs. In the meantime why not check out the worldwide accommodation options below and through our travel link

The booking system operated by The International Youth Hostel Federation:
IBN

The Hostelz guide to Hostels
The Tripavisor guide to Worldwide Accommodations

The world's leading independent backpacker accommodation network at: Backpackers Resorts

A comprehensive Cyber Café register is currently under construction.

The most comprehensive guide on the net:
Cyber Cafes

Here's a selection operating in this country:

    Netizen Internet Center
    92a, Jalan Dedap 4, Taman Johor Jaya,
    Johor Bahru, Johor 81100, Malaysia.
    Tel: 60 7 3526689
    Fax: 60 7 3526680
    Email: netizen@cyber-asia.net
    Cost/Hour: Rm3
    Hours: 10:00-24:00 (daily)

    Masterworld Surfnet Cafe
    23, Wisma Wai Kuan Petaling Street,
    Kuala Lumpur 50000, Malaysia.
    Tel: 681 3 2010133
    Fax: 681 3 281 68619
    Email: burnog@masterworld.net
    Cost/Hour: Rm 6
    Hours: 09:00-02:00 daily

    Cyberjacks Pj State
    2nd Floor, Wisma Thrifty,
    Petaling Jaya, Selangor 46200, Malaysia.
    Tel: 81 3 754 4362
    Fax: 81 3 754 4363
    Email: cyberjacks@usa.net
    Cost/Hour: Rm 5
    Hours: 11:00-24:00

    Et@Lk Internet Cafe
    No.8 Jln Pjs 11/28, Bandar Sunway,
    Petaling Jaya, Selangor 64150, Malaysia.
    Tel: 681 3 7316405
    Fax: 681 3 7316405
    Email: etalk@po.jaring.my
    Cost/Hour: Rm 3
    Hours: 10:00-02:00 daily
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