Malaysia is a world-class diving destination that also boasts a rich history and delicious local cuisine. The country is divided in two by the South China Sea. West Malaysia borders Thailand, while East Malaysia occupies the northern portions of Borneo Island. Kuala Lumpur is the country’s capital and the top destination for foodies. Art lovers won’t want to miss Penang. Langkawi and Redang Island are European-style resort towns. Sabah in the east has rich natural resources and Sipadan Island is regarded by many as the world’s top diving destination.