Malaysia is a Southeast Asian country occupying parts of the Malay Peninsula and the island of Borneo. It's known for its beaches, rainforests and mix of Malay, Chinese, Indian and European cultural influences. Its capital, Kuala Lumpur, is home to colonial buildings, busy shopping districts ,skyscrapers which look down upon wooden houses built on stilts while five-star hotels sit just metres away from ancient reefs. Its multiculturalism has made Malaysia a gastronomical paradise and home to hundreds of colourful festivals. It's no wonder that Malaysian love celebrating and socialising. Malaysians are very relaxed, warm and friendly.