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Lake Chini legends and tropical forest in the heart of Malaysia

Lake ChiniWhile visiting Malaysia an interesting alternative from beaches, islands, the shining Kuala Lumpur or the colonial towns of Melaka and Georgetown, is the tranquil Lake Chini.
Situated in the Pahang region, it is a relaxing, calm and lovely spot that with its serenity and all the secrets that it holds and hides will be a welcome variation from your normal activities in Malaysia.
Indeed, Lake Chini and its surroundings are shrouded legends, some of which date back to the 14th century. As legend has it the monsters of the lake guard a submerged ancient Khmer City. Continue reading