Average Monthly Rent (1 Bedroom): $223
Average Monthly Utilities (Electric, Heating, Water, Garbage): $50
With a less than $300 monthly price tag on a one bedroom apartment, all of the extra dollars in your account won't long for the ridiculously expensive shoe-box size studios in the Big Apple.
However, is homesickness ails you while in Malaysia, feel free to spend all of that excess cash at the country's largest shopping center, Times Square Mall. With fifteen floors, a hotel, a bowling alley, and more than one Starbucks, it's almost like 42 Street in NYC minus all of the things that annoy you about the Empire State's Times Square.