Bon Odori, Malaysia.

BON ODORI Bon Odori (Japanese: 盆踊り), meaning simply Bon dance, is a style of dancing performed during Obon. Originally a Nenbutsu folk dance to welcome the spirits of the dead, the style of celebration varies in many aspects from region to region. Each region has a local dance, as well as different music. The music can be songs specifically pertinent to the … Continue reading Bon Odori, Malaysia.

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Cameron Highland, Malaysia.

The Cameron Highlands (Malay: Tanah Tinggi Cameron) is Malaysia’s most extensive hill station. It occupies an area of 712 square kilometers (275 sq mi). To the north, its boundary touches that of Kelantan; to the west, it shares part of its border with Perak. The Cameron Highlands can be accessed by road via Tapah, Simpang Pulai, Gua Musang or Sungai Koyan. Tapah and Simpang Pulai are the two approaches from Perak. Gua Musang and Sungai … Continue reading Cameron Highland, Malaysia.