1 09, 2017

Explore Melaka: What to do in 5 Days

By | 2017-08-29T19:16:44+00:00 September 1st, 2017|Malaysia|0 Comments

Melaka is a historic state located in the southeast of Kuala Lumpur, awarded UNESCO World Heritage status in 2008 and also listed as one of the 10 best places to visit in Asia for 2017 by Lonely Planet. Below are suggestions of what to do in Melaka: #1 - Dutch Square, Paul’s Church, A. Famosa [...]

7 07, 2017

Out and About in Kuala Lumpur

By | 2017-08-12T22:23:12+00:00 July 7th, 2017|Malaysia|0 Comments

Kuala Lumpur doesn’t get a lot of positive press. Not quite as glitzy or vibrant as say Singapore or Bangkok, it’s like the rather plain sister who gets passed over at the prom. However the city does have several interesting and off the beaten path sights and attractions, plus a few more notable ones, and [...]

23 04, 2017

Georgetown Delight: Architecture, Art, and Street Food Heaven

By | 2017-08-12T22:24:13+00:00 April 23rd, 2017|Malaysia|0 Comments

Penang is one of the easiest weekend escapes from Bangkok, and it is also one of the best. The small island and its historic capital George Town offer a knockout punch of eye-pleasing delights, from George Town’s captivating colonial architecture and turn of the century Chinese mansions, to its iconic street art, which flourished [...]

12 06, 2016

Mount Kinabalu: Southeast Asian Alpine

By | 2016-12-23T06:42:19+00:00 June 12th, 2016|Malaysia|0 Comments

While Malaysia often doesn’t get as much exciting travel press compared to its other ASEAN neighbours, many forget that it’s not just Penang, KL, and Peninsular Malaysia that make up the country. The Malay states of Sabah and Sarawak are part of the wild island of Borneo, and it’s here that you’ll find Mount Kinabalu, [...]

12 06, 2016

Jungle Fever: Traipsing Around Sarawak

By | 2016-12-23T06:42:22+00:00 June 12th, 2016|Malaysia|0 Comments

Borneo, the third largest island in the world, has been immortalized in literature by Redmond O’Hanlon in his travel memoir, Into the Heart of Borneo, as well as by Eric Hansen, who walked almost across the island in his adventure tome Stranger in the Forest. Both authors were spellbound by the island’s impenetrable jungles and [...]