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Thursday, March 29, 2007

Malaysia@50

Celebrating 50 Years of Nationhood

August 31, 2007 commemorates Malaysia's 50th year of independence. This historic event is celebrated in a joyous mood by Malaysians from all walks of life over a one month period. Malaysians display their love for the country by proudly flying the Jalur Gemilang (Malaysian Flag).

EYE ON MALAYSIA

The Eye on Malaysia, the largest portable observation wheel
in the world, unveiled during the grand launch of Visit Malaysia Year 2007 at lake Titiwangsa Gardens.

Quite similar to the famous London Eye, the giant ferris wheel has been erected specially for VMY 2007. It allows visitors to experience a 360-degree panoramic view of Kuala Lumpur. The 12-minute ride reaches 60m high and will be a permanent feature in Lake Titiwangsa Gardens throughout the year.

Operating hours: 10am - 10pm daily
Tickets: RM15 (Adult), RM8 (Child & Seniors)

( Virtual Malaysia )