Category Archives: The Road Tripper

Kampot: An Eco Outdoor Trip

  Starting the day to Kampot before dawn This would have been my second trip to Kampot, except that it was with a different group of friends. We were connected with Adam, a Cambodian-Muslim, through work and he had invited ...

Travel Across Cambodia With BookMeBus

   Traveling through Cambodia by bus. Cambodia is sandwiched between neighboring countries Thailand, Laos and Vietnam making it one of the most popular pit stop when traveling overland to Indochina region. The country has 24 provinces in total including Phnom Penh, ...

5 Things You’ll Love From Cameron Highlands

  [Sponsored post by Mycel Pancho] Cameron Highlands is cherished as the retreat destination among Malaysian. Since the beginning, this highland has been used for the rest area with the green hills that covered majorly by the tea plantations and strawberry farms. ...

Guide: A Drive to Cameron Highlands

  Getting away on a weekday. I’m enjoying my long break in Malaysia, which included this road trip up Cameron Highlands with friends on a Wednesday. It was planned at the last minute and started at 6 o’clock in the ...

Malaysia: Alternative Places To Visit in Kelantan.

  Road tripping to Kelantan, Malaysia A visit to the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia will bring you to a laidback town of Kota Bharu in the state of Kelantan. This Islamic state has often been overlooked as as tourist ...

Road Trip Selangor: Mah Meri Ancestral Celebration

  Road trip weekend to Carey Island. The Mahmeri tribe can be found on an island located in Selangor. From Kuala Lumpur, it takes about an hour to reach Klang town and then another 30 or so to Carey Island. ...

Khmer New Year in Kep (14-16 April)

  Suosdey Chnam Thmey! A very Happy Khmer New Year to everyone whether in the Kingdom of Cambodia or abroad. This is my first time celebrating the New Year with friends visiting from Malaysia. During this time, the whole country ...

Road Trip: The Charming Malay Kampung Morten.

  A blast from the past. Kampung Morten is one of the many Malay villages that can be found in the middle of the historical city of Melaka, maintaining its’ traditional architecture, design, interior decoration, landscaping just like the historical ...

Kuala Pilah: Taman Rekreasi Ulu Bendul

  A river we must go. It was one of those weekends where we decided to visit our friends’ home town in Negeri Sembilan, just an hours’ drive from Kuala Lumpur. I have been to this state but have never ...

Road Trip Selangor: Peaceful Pantai Redang

  A Redang beach in Selangor? As far as I know (since I was at a young age that is), Redang beach is located off the shores of Terengganu, in the east coast of Peninsular. However when we went to ...

Road Trip: Paddy Fields of Sekinchan

  Remembering a weekend getaway.  I miss road trips and today as I saw photos of friends going on a weekend getaway from the city, it reminded me of an impromptu weekend to Sekinchan located in Kuala Selangor. Armed with ...

The Bamboo Bridge of Kampong Cham In Photos

Kampong Cham is as charming as its’ name and this was the first province that we visited out of Phnom Penh. Most of the provinces here are accessible by bus and private cars despite the on-going development of its’ roads. ...

Road Trip To Coromandel, New Zealand

  Heading to Waikino. If you have some time in Auckland, you could do a quick road trip to the next town like we did. My mum had to leave for Kuala Lumpur and couldn’t join us for this road ...

Cambodia Chameleon: Road Trip to Kean Svay Kroe

  Spending the weekend at a local resort. When our friends told us that they were going to take us to a local resort to enjoy the weekend, my first impression was that we needed to bring swim wear, extra ...

Cambodia Chameleon: Road Trip To The Killing Fields

  May history never repeat itself again. This post will be slightly depressing if not heart-wrenching because of the stories and the visuals so bear with me as you read some facts from my second visit to the Choeng Ek ...

A Weekend BrideAway Trip To Melaka.

  Choosing the perfect place.  Getting together for a Bacholerette outing (or BrideAway) with the Bride and Bridesmaids was a challenging task especially with our unexpected schedules. One was busy for a photo-shoot at work, another is based in Singapore, ...

Road Trip: The Shadow Play Master (Wayang Kulit Pak Dain)

I’ve always been fascinated with the traditional cultural play of wayang kulit, otherwise known as shadow play. Meeting Pak Dain, the owner of the Kelantan Malay Traditional Shadow Play Gallery in Palekbang for the first time was so exciting. It ...

Kota Bharu, A Food Haven Spot

After going on a few trips to Kota Bharu and posting quite a number of food photos on Instagram and Facebook, I decided to compile a list of restaurants and food spots which I have personally tried, to share with ...

Road Trip: Dipping in Sungkai Hot Springs

Driving close to two hours.  The Hot Springs that we were looking for was located in Felda Residence Hot Springs in Sungkai, Perak, which was about close to two hours drive from Kuala Lumpur. Driving onto the North-South Highway, we ...

Road Trip: The Crab Island Adventure

Driving to Port Klang in search of a jetty.  I’m embarrassed to admit that I’ve never been to the popular Pulau Ketam until today. To say that it’s located far, far away from where I live is an understatement as ...

3 Reliable Apps You Can Use For Road Trips

Maps are reliable when you’re on the road but if you need to drive and search at the same time, I would suggest to go for reliable apps that can make your journey smoother throughout any road trips. It also ...

Road Trip: Ulu Yam Day Trip

On this first #RoadtripMy series, we decided to drive down to Ulu Yam, a small town located in Batang Kali, Selangor known for its natural surroundings and waterfalls. Upon Googling, I found out that the popular Loh Mee dish was ...