Archive for the 'Visas' Category

May 18 2012

Getting a Thai visa in Kuala Lumpur

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If you’re heading to Kuala Lumpur and then onwards to Thailand, the Royal Thai Embassy in KL is a fine place to get a visa. While not quite as painless as completing the process in Bali, we found the embassy in KL to be organised and professional. If you show up prepared, you’ll have plenty … read the full post

Jan 02 2012

How to extend your Malaysian tourist visa (Social Visit Pass) in Kuala Lumpur

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Malaysia has one of the sanest and most hassle-free tourist visa procedures in all of Asia, with most visitors being granted a free 30-to-90 day Social Visit Pass on arrival. Compare that to virtually every other country in the region, which are not only more stingy with the time they grant travellers, but also charge … read the full post