Category Archives: Perak

Road Trip: Sleepy Town of Gopeng

  Unassuming yet charming.   This little town of Gopeng was one of our stop as we drove back from the bustling Ipoh town. We had a few hours to kill and felt curious about this town which was known for ...

Malaysia: M Boutique Hotel, Ipoh

Here’s a hotel that places itself as one of kind in Ipoh and the first of its’ kind in Malaysia. Whenever such a testimonial pops up in one of the travel search engines or reviews, I get all revved up ...

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 ...

UNESCO Site #7 : Lenggong Valley, Malaysia

  UNESCO Site #1386 Says:  “Situated in the lush Lenggong Valley, the property includes four archaeological sites in two clusters which span close to 2 million years, one of the longest records of early man in a single locality, and the ...

Guide: Road Tripping Ipoh

What’s a girl to do in Ipoh you ask? Surprisingly, this road trip was not planned out thoroughly and so we decided to explore as much as we could in 48 hours or less. It was a two hours drive ...

The Classic Charm of Sekeping Kong Heng

Sekeping Kong Heng is located in the heart of old Ipoh town, hidden behind the popular and busy Restoran Ipoh Kong Heng. It wasn’t easy to locate this 3 storey neo-classical building after the two hours drive from Kuala Lumpur. ...