Malaysia is a country of diversity that thrives on multiculturalism. It is home to numerous ethnic groups, races, and religions. Its geographical location is almost as diverse as its culture. Malaysia, known as the gateway to Asia, has just about the right balance of city life and nature. From Kuala Lumpur's Petronas Twin Towers to rainforests, Malaysia has a bit of everything. Living there allows you to explore rugged mountains, mangroves and sandy beaches.