- Enjoy the Colours of Malaysia

April 30, 2010 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel News divulges those staying in hotels in Kuala Lumpur will have noticed the cultural richness and diversity of the people who live there.

Many different racial and ethnic communities make Malaysia such a vibrant and exciting place to be.

To celebrate its diversity, a month long festival is held which brings together the various cultures, arts and traditions together.

One of the world's most colourful festivals, Colours of Malaysia, it is a chance for those on holiday in the country to sample the many different influences which make the country one of the most popular in south-east Asia.

As Malaysia's premier cultural extravaganza, the event attracts visitors from near and far to the country to enjoy the fun.

The main launch takes place at Dataran Merdeka, meaning those staying in Kuala Lumpur hotels will be right at the heart of the action when the festivities begin.

Various exhibitions will be held across the city, in addition to colourful street parades, dance performances and more.

It is also a chance for those staying in Kuala Lumpur hotels to purchase some of the arts and crafts popular in the country to take back home with them.

The many ethnicities which combine to make Malaysian society will also be represented by food, with various delicious dishes for all to enjoy.

Posted by Charlotte Springer

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