Ipoh is the capital of the state of Perak in Malaysia. With great tourist attractions and some lovely districts surrounding the place, Ipoh has over time proved to be a city that is undiscovered by many but has all the potential to offer a memorable experience to anybody who plans to visit.
Ipoh historically is known maximum for it’s tin mining industry as the most powerful men in the 19th century in the city turned out to be industrialists from this field. You also have a lot to see from the era of British colonization of this particular city. Most heritage sites here are from that particular period. There are various ways by which you can also find out about the lifestyle of the people living here from the past century or so and to know how much it has changed, the best way is to witness yourself.
Another thing that Ipoh can be described as is a foodie’s haven. Folks from all over the country frequent Ipoh to taste historical landmarks of Ipoh’s old town white coffee, succulent pomelos, fluffy kaya puff, ipoh’s famous salted chicken, bean sprouts and chicken, Hong Kong dim sum, Lor Mai Kai, Taro Puff, Char Siew Bao, Egg Tarts, Fried Glutinos and various other items! So while you get time off munching these amazing dishes, do remember to check out the history while enjoying the fun filled day experiences about things to do in Ipoh offered to you!