While most city goers would opt for boutique hotels and cafe hopping as a weekend activity, take a different road and head to Endau Rompin National Park to discover what Malaysia is really about.
Our rich rainforests and tropical wildlife can be easily accessed and marvelled at here at Endau Rompin – only approximately 2 hours away from Kuala Lumpur. There are some substantial waterfalls here at Endau Rompin as well as some decent rapids if you are up for some vigorous activity but otherwise, chilling by the river is a good way to spend some quality time together as well!
Address: JKR 475, Bukit Timbalan, Johor, Malaysia Getting There: approx. 3-hour drive from Johor Bahru along the North-South Expressway
PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian junior hockey team will leave for the United Kingdom on Sept 26 to play a series of matches to prepare for the Junior World Cup in India from Nov 24-Dec 5.
The squad, comprising 21 players under coach Wallace Tan and manager I. Vikneswaran, will play eight games against clubs and international teams. Three of those matches will be against England, one of the competitors at the Junior World Cup.
Wallace said the matches, especially against England, would be vital to help the players adapt to tactics.
“It’s also the best time to assess the players’ form and performance before the Junior World Cup,” he said.
“We’ve been quarantined for quite a while, and when we returned to training, we worked on the basics