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Kedah (Langkawi) : Northern Region Of Peninsular Malaysia - Tourist Attraction and Destination Guide
 
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  PLACES OF INTEREST :
 
  Alor Setar (State Capital)
 
  Fun & Leisure
  The Carnivall Waterpark
  Ulu Legong Hot Springs
  Pulau Payar Island / Marine Park
 
  Nature & Parks
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  Nature Attractions
  Sungai Sedim River
 
  Historical & Heritage Sites
  Tourist Attraction
  Rumah Merdeka
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  About Langkawi Island
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  Langkawi Geopark
  The First In South East Asia
  Geological History
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  Kilim Geoforest Park
  Bat Cave / Gua Kelawar
  Mat Cincang Cambrian
  Datai Bay Beach
  Lake Of Pregnant Maiden
 
  Duty-free Shopping
  Dining & Entertainment
 
  International Events
  Yacht & Boating Destination
 
  TOURIST ATTRACTION
 
  Kuah Town
  Langkawi Cable Car
  Beach Holidays & Island Cruise
  Rich Island Culture
  Nature Attraction
  Must Visit Places
 
Penang / Pulau Pinang : Northern Region Of Peninsular Malaysia - Tourist Attraction and Destination Guide
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KEDAH - NORTHERN REGION OF PENINSULAR MALAYSIA

CULINARY & WELLNESS

 
 

CULINARY

 

Kedah cuisine is not only unique as it could appeal to the whole wide range of food lovers but they are prepared fast enough to whet the appetite of everybody. Being a multi-ethnic community state, there are a wide range of Malay, Chinese, Indian and Thai cuisine to choose from.  Specially prepared authentic dishes comprising a combination of spices, herbs and market fresh ingredients will tempt any visitor to the state. Rice is the staple food of Kedahans.

 

Malaysians need no introduction to the delectable array of mouth-watering recipes of Kedah cuisine which had never failed to spice the gastronomic appetites of gourmets nationwide.

 

Traditional local dishes which are also Traditional Cakes favourites among visitors are ?gulai nangka?. (a jack fruit curry), ?sayur keladi? and ?pekasam?. ?Nasi ulam? is another local food which is equally tantalising. This authentic dish is prepared by blending rice with varied fresh veges and spices. Among the locals, nasi ulam is a must on the menu particularly during the fasting month of Ramadhan. Pulut or glutinous rice is an all time favourite of the northerners. It is taken with fruits such as mango, durian and even banana.

 

They also make fine desert after a hefty dinner or lunch. Other pulut delicacies are ?pulut 5ambal?,?pulut inti? and ?tapai pulut?. However, it is not complete if visitors fail to try the famous ?Laksa?-rice noodles taken with a preparation of thick fish gravy and cucumber, onion and shoots. Make a stop at Pekan Rabu in Alor Setar for traditional crafts, souvenirs and also traditional Malay sweet cakes. Most sought after cakes are ?baulu? and the ?dodol? - a preparation of coconut, sugar and flour.

Pekan Rabu

 
 

KEDAH MEDICAL CENTRE (KMC)

 

 

KEDAH MEDICAL CENTRE (KMC) is a premier one-stop private specialist hospital offering a comprehensive healthcare services including the first Heart Centre in Kedah and Penis. The hospital started its operation in I 987 and more facilities are now provided since the opening of its I 0 storey building extension in March 2004. It is well equipped with comprehensive state-of-the- art facilities to facilitate its multi-disciplinary medical specialties. Being associated with Perbadanan Kemajuan Negeni Kedah (PKNK) and KPj Healthcare Berhad, KMC is also affiliated to fourteen other leading private hospitals.

 
 
 

METRO SPECIALIST HOSPITAL

 

 

Wholly-owned by Metro Kurnia Sdn. Bhd., it is the first private specialist hospital to be located in the fast- growing township of Sungai Petani in Kedah, Malaysia. The hospital is equipped with modern medical equipment and services for public convenience. Metro Specialist Hospital achieved its ISO 9001:2000 certification for the provision of hospital services, operation and management on 18 April 2002 from the Joint Accreditation System of Australia & New Zealand (JAS-ANZ),

 
 
 

PUTRA MEDICAL CENTRE (PMC)

 

The Putra Medical Centre (PMC) is a 90 bedded, acute care, general medical / surgical hospital. Putra Medical Centre was registered in 19th April 995 primarily to participate in the growth of private hospital in Malaysia and commenced operation on the 2nd July 1995. The centre initially was run by a handful of Specialists and 3 Medical Officers. Today, the centre has 13 Residents Consultants with a team of visiting Consultants and 3 Medical Officers and a host of locums to support the Polyclinic.

 

Putra Medical Centre is continuously upgrading its facilities to provide better and affordable medical healthcare to the people in the northern region of Malaysia. This is inline with the national and state government request to provide good quality medical healthcare services to Malaysians. The centre also provides the facilities to tourists under the Medical Tourism Programme.

 
 
 
 
CULINARY & WELLNESS
KEDAH - NORTHERN REGION OF PENINSULAR MALAYSIA