Tokyo: My Airbnb Stay in Shinjuku

  Why we chose Airbnb for Tokyo Anyone who’s ever been to Tokyo would agree how expensive the hotels can be in this city. We did plenty of search to satisfy our assumptions, ...More »

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, ...More »

Guest Post : Countries’ Characterized By Their Clothing

  One of the most visible characteristics of a nation’s identity is its traditional costumes. We would know a Scotsman anywhere by his kilt, a German by his lederhosen, or an Austrian ...More »

How My Passport Was Stolen In Phnom Penh

  It all went down on a tuk tuk ride.  It’s taken me awhile to write this story of how our passports were stolen on the second day of New Year, in ...More »

What Living Abroad Taught Me

  It’s been 3 years since I left Malaysia.  It’s been almost 3 years since I made Cambodia my home, where I have grown to love and live like the locals do. ...More »

Enjoying Tokyo DisneySea as an Adult

  Oh how fun it is to be a kid again. I’ve been to 2 Disneyland theme parks so far as a child and a teenager. The first Disneyland was in California ...More »

Tokyo in Seven Days: A City Guide

Konichiwa Japan. It’s been five years since I last visited this metropolitan and all I could think about was those fresh sushi and Japanese desserts. We chose autumn for this trip since ...More »

Happy Independence Day Cambodia

  Celebrating 63 years of Independence From France.  Cambodia has gone through many historical events which led to its’ independence from France on 9 November 1953. I’ve heard many different sides to ...More »

 

Guest Blogger – Why should Pakistan be your next destination this summer?

  Pakistan has lately emerged as a prominent yet controversial country on the globe. Lot of people have developed interest about the people and geography of Pakistan but unfortunately, much of this is designed to frighten the tourists off. I ...

MySelangorStory: The End & The Beginning

  The day finally came for the MySelangorStory 2011 Award Ceremony which was held in Thai Express, The Curve. At first it was supposed to be held in Golden Palm Tree Resort, then it was postponed and announced and then postponed again ...

A lil bit of Dim Sum at Lai Po Heen

It was a big celebration for the family especially for my mum and we decided to go to the elegant Chinese restaurant in Mandarin Oriental Hotel (Kuala Lumpur) called Lai Po Heen. She chose the restaurant this time since the ...

The Floating Mosque in Melaka

  On our last day in Melaka, we took a drive down to the man made island right across from our hotel. We were curious as to what lies there and I’ve personally never been there before. To my delight, ...

For the Love of Jonker Street.

  Jonker Street is famous for its’ heritage, culture, arts and local food. I however find all those that I mentioned to be my favourite reasons to visit this place whether it being during the day or night. The day ...

Melaka: Eating Parameswara in Umbai

When we were younger, I remembered my parents bringing us to Umbai to eat a lot of seafood and packets of nasi lemak. It’s nice to come back here again to relive those memories. I forgot about the many stalls ...

Sleeping in Holiday Inn Melaka

This was our first family trip of the year, minus two of my other siblings of course. It gets quite challenging when you have members of the family traveling/working in and out of the country so we do the best ...

What the Cupcakes? – Wondermilk Publika

  Wondermilk Publika and its’ delicious cupcakes. I remembered going to Wondermilk for the first time about 6 years back. It was with my ex-colleague Weed who had asked me to join her to visit this little joint in Damansara ...

Chinese Halal Seafood: Hj Sharin Chinese Muslim Restaurant

Eating Chinese Halal Seafood for dinner. Once a week I have dinner with my parents and usually it’ll be somewhere new since my parents are the adventurous type when it comes to gourmet. My dad suggested that we try Hj ...

Oui Oui A Delicious Bakery: Levain Boulangerie

A French inspired bakery in KL. I had read about Levain Boulangerie & Patisserie a tad too many times and salivated over the photos that Nigel had posted in Food n’ Frame. Everytime we wanted to go there, something would ...

Ghosts in Penang: Sunset & NightLife.

  Sunset at the beach.  What is Penang without its beautiful beaches? During the last trip to Penang, we had a little night out at one of the bars in Batu Feringghi, right out at the beach. We could hear the ...

Ghosts in Penang: Peranakan Museum

A trace of Baba & Nyonya at Peranakan Museum After visiting the Blue Mansion, my friends didn’t join me when we visited the Pinang Peranakan Mansion except for one of them. Even though she has been inside this place but ...

UNESCO Hunt #1: The Blue Mansion, Penang

  UNESCO Site #1223 says: “Melaka and George Town, historic cities of the Straits of Malacca have developed over 500 years of trading and cultural exchanges between East and West. The influences of Asia and Europe have endowed the towns ...

Ghosts in Penang: Bring Something Home.

  Wherever I go for my travels, I’d normally make sure I bring something back for my family, close friends and colleagues. I’m not fancy or big on shopping in malls as I prefer to hit the street markets or ...

Ghosts in Penang: Food for Our Souls

  Most probably you’d be thinking about the ghosts I mentioned in my first post of Penang. This post however is mostly about the food that fed our souls during the whole trip. There’s nothing like Penang food. In fact ...

Ghosts in Penang: Paying The Ferryman.

A spooky stay in Penang.  You might already ask yourselves what’s with the title about ghosts in Penang? I will definitely tell you about it but not now because you’ll need to follow the journey we had from when we ...

Hong Kong : The Last Night

The last night in Hong Kong I slept super early the night before, actually I slept right after we finished our meeting in the evening. The tiredness had accumulated from the morning I left KL! But I felt a lot ...

Hong Kong: Meetings, Eating & Muji

Eat & shopping time after all the meetings. Today was a working day which meant meetings throughout the day which was quite good given the fact that we got to meet our colleagues from the Hong Kong office. By now we ...

Hong Kong: A Short Business Trip

  Excited for my first business trip to Hong Kong. When we were told that we were going to Hong Kong for a short business trip, I was ecstatic. I managed to use up the extra time to explore the lovely country, especially ...

First Nomination for World Bloggers & Social Media Awards 2012.

The World Bloggers & Social Media Awards 2012 Just typing this took me more than 5 minutes (such a long name). The World Bloggers & Social Media Awards 2012 will be held at the PWTC on the 16th February and ...

Semenyih: That First Hike to Broga Hill.

  My first hike up Broga Hill.   I did it! I did it! For someone who doesn’t exercise much, I was quite concerned about whether I would be able to climb for 5 minutes without stopping to pant! For ...