Malaysia Travel Guides for Backpackers

Kuala Lumpur – The Budget Travel Guide

  Malaysia is a beautiful, culturally diverse country like none other in the whole of Asia. In no other Asian country will you see a diversity of ethnicity as rich as it is in Malaysia, from the big 3 ethnics which are the Malays, Chinese and Indians, to the more […]
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Attractions You Can’t Miss When Visiting Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

What are some of the must-see attractions in Malaysia? – one of the most common questions people ask me ever since I returned from Malaysia after studying there for almost two years). I used to love walking around discovering different places, experiencing the hustle-bustle of locals and tourists alike, or […]
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A Guide to Vegan Coffee in George Town, Penang

There are more than enough blog posts about the best coffee shops in George Town, the capital city of the state of Penang. However, we struggled finding a list of those offering vegan milk alternatives so Christine and I took it upon ourselves to hunt those down and our hunt […]
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Fun things to do in Kuala Lumpur on a broke backpacker budget

Malaysia is a country that might get overlooked amidst the other popular Southeast Asian countries such as Thailand or Vietnam. Like the other Southeast Asian countries, Malaysia is also incredibly cheap. Thus, Malaysia should not be missed, especially it’s capital Kuala Lumpur. Kuala Lumpur is an incredibly modern city that, […]
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Bako National Park: the complete guide

Once you arrive in Borneo, you’ll be surrounded by jungle and wildlife all the time. Nature is a big attraction here and the Bako National Park is one of the reasons. Located in the state of Sarawak, northwest Borneo Island, this Malaysian park is one of the few places where […]
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India: Bir Billing: Paragliding in the lap of nature

“You are the master of your destiny, you are the captain of your soul.” These words from the movie “Invictus” have left an indelible impact on my life. Travelling to explore nature’s gifts had always been a childhood dream. After starting my career, I had the opportunity to travel to numerous […]
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: Perfect 3-Day Travel Itinerary

Kuala Lumpur – a city that combines seemingly incompatible. Most of the population here is made up of three cultures – Malays, Chinese and Hindus – and three religions – Islam, Buddhism, and Hinduism. Most admiringly, the representatives of these three groups live completely peacefully, and each group has its […]
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Must visit places in Malaysia

Malaysia is a place where anyone would find the environment exotic. Especially if you land and walk out of the airport and start perspiring. If you decide to take off your jacket, think twice if your next stop is Genting Highlands. One can either make it to the grand high […]
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Things to Do Around Kuching in Sarawak

When it comes to Malaysia, many travelers only focus on Peninsular Malaysia where the capital city is located. However, Malaysia is so much more than that. So, if you’re one of the travelers who think that Malaysia is only Kuala Lumpur, Penang, and Malacca, here’s some good news for you: […]
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El Nido guide by a local expat

I cried the first I arrived in El Nido, Palawan, Philippines. I had seen the pictures before I went but I couldn’t believe what my eyes were looking at when I arrived there. I had a perfect view of Cadloa lagoon from the balcony at my accommodation, and the mountain, […]
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The Mini New Zealand of Malaysia: Desa Cattle Dairy Farm

With Malaysia – both Peninsular Malaysia and East Malaysia – located near the equator, the climate falls under the equatorial climate which is calculated to be hot and humid throughout the year. Take a break from the awful and sweat-inducing weather and pamper yourself and your family with a short […]
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Thailand: A Beginner's Travel Guide

It’s quite hard to find a person nowadays who hasn’t been to Thailand or at least heard about resorts of this wonderful country. Thailand offers a great variety of activities catering to the most fastidious tourists. From a hilly north full of signature temples, indigenous communities and scenic canyons to […]
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7 Must Visit Places in Kuala Lumpur

Having spent three fantastic days at Langkawi, we were in high spirits. Our next destination of the Malaysia Trip was the capital itself, Kuala Lumpur. KL is the largest city in Malaysia and is broadly recognized for its lustrous skyscrapers and colonial architecture. We stayed in KL for three days and […]
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The best things to see, eat and do in Penang

Just off of the West coast of Malaysia, Penang is known as a travelers paradise with its eclectic mix of history, street art, hipster cafes and delicious food. Whilst most things on offer are undoubtedly meaty, we managed to discover some veggie and vegan gems hidden in Georgetown. How to […]
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Koh Lipe, a Stunning Paradise Island

Koh Lipe is a beautiful small island in the Satun Province in Thailand. It is a part of the Tarutao National Marine Park in the Southern Adang-Rawi archipelago of the Andaman Sea. It is also near the borders between Thailand and Malaysia. There are three major islands in Koh Lipe – […]
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Trip to Australia: Land of Kangaroos

Beaches and oceans everywhere. Australia, known for its sportiveness and wilderness, is brimming with a lot of activities for tourists and locals to do. Syndey is the capital of NSW(New South Wales) and one of the largest cities in Australia which houses the world-famous harbor-front Opera house. Various kinds of beaches, […]
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Fun things to do in kilim Geoforest Park, Langkawi, Malaysia.

In Malaysia, Langkawi is famous with legendary stories, natural resources, beautiful beach that surrounded with 99 small islands, mountainous and last but not least a stunning mangrove forest. Kilim Goeforest Park is one of the 3 top UNESCO sites that you must visit in Langkawi. Different than a normal mangrove […]
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How To Enjoy Davao City Like A Local

Davao City is one of the top tourist destinations in the Philippines. Plus, this is my hometown! I could write a book about this place for endless things you could do or places you could visit. For those of you planning for a short trip to Davao, here are my […]
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6 Best Dessert Cafe and Restaurant in Dublin, Ireland

When we go travel, our top bucket list apart of the tourist spot must be the cheap place to eat. However, this does not apply to travellers too, but also for a student like me. You ought to know that Dublin, Ireland is a very vibrant and multicultural city. You […]
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Singapore on a budget: food, things to do, and nightlife

I ended up in Singapore more out of convenience than any particular longing to travel there. Coming from New Zealand, but now living in England, when visiting home I face the joy of at least 24 hours of quality plane time. It struck me as silly to put myself through […]
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A Local's Guide to Caving in Gua Tempurung, Ipoh

The magnificent, Southeast Asian country of Malaysia is a hub for exotic wildlife and amazing natural landscapes. Ipoh, a small town in the state of Perak, is the home to some of Malaysia’s awe-inspiring caves as well as an adrenaline junkies dream thanks to the variety of extreme sports the […]
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Spending A Day at Singapore Zoo and Singapore Night Safari

  Welcome to bustling dynamic Singapore. Glittering skylines, some fantastic cityscapes, and stunning waterfronts. It’s like you have landed on the sets of some futuristic movie. Clearly, Singapore has proven to the image that the big things come in small packages. The Place To Visit #1. The Singapore Flyer I […]
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Foods To Eat in Malaysia

Hello everyone! There is just so many foods to eat in kuching that sometimes you get confused. So how do we select our food in town? Especially for our tourists that just landed in kuching and looking for a place to stay and have a pleasant meal. So what do […]
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Colombo: A Quick Travel Guide to an Urban Jungle in Sri Lanka

Greetings and welcome to Sri Lanka. The commercial capital of the paradise island is Colombo. If you are in the city for a short stay or a long vacation, in and around Colombo is a must. A holiday in Sri Lanka is incomplete without a tour amongst the skyscrapers, the sights […]
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Malaysia's Street Art in George Town Penang

It is hard to describe the vibe of Penang. It is what I imagine a mashup between Asia, Cuba, and Australia to be like. Colonial buildings stand tall along cobblestone streets while wooden shacks on stilts are scattered amongst thick, lush jungle. The beachy areas of the north like Batu […]
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Seoul – An Unconventional New Year's Eve Celebration at Bosingak

Starting the year afresh on foreign grounds does seem like an enjoyable feat. ‘Something different for a change’ is what we would convince ourselves while imagining a plethora of fireworks painting the night sky while pieces of chopped up paper littered the grounds. Granted, that’s how we would do it […]
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Places to Visit for a Day in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Traveling to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia is no easy task. No matter how long you stay, I’m sure you’ll want to do everything you can in order to get the most out of this incredible experience. I know how you feel, I was the same way. I recently returned from my […]
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The Essential Guide to Georgetown, Penang (and Tips for More!)

Penang (or Pulau Pinang in the local Malaysian language), is one of Southeast Asia’s hottest travel destinations. And how not? When my Thai colleague asked to be taken around recently, he asked, “How much time we need? Is it ok to do in three days?” And I replied, “You can […]
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A Walk Through Bo Kaap: Cape Town's Colourful Neighbourhood

Bo Kaap The city centre of South Africa's tourist capital, Cape Town, is filled with life. From hipster cafes and boutique stores to local markets and artisan restaurants. But what many are not aware of, is the quiet cluster of multicoloured houses that lie just above this business bustle. Literally […]
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Kuala Lumpur: Your Entrance To A Quest For Chill And Thrill

In quest of a major break from my day job, my friend and I decided to book a trip to Malaysia. Much to our delight, the country was a food, entertainment, adventure, and relaxation haven. Malaysia did not disappoint. The second we stepped foot, we breathed in the sweet, minty, […]
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Xuhui, Shanghai: Guilin Park and Kangjianyuan

Guilin Park I went to Shanghai for a few days. At that time, I have noticed the amount of garden or park they have. Being Malaysian, I know most of the Chinese loves doing morning exercise. I would always see my neighbor jogging around the neighborhood, cycling or simply doing […]
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Budget Trip to Thailand – Reconnecting with Nature and Locals

When someone mentions “Thailand”, the first few thoughts that lights up are usually “Bangkok”, “Hat Yai”, “Phuket” and a few more; but not many mentions “Kanchanaburi” , am I right ? ? So here I would like to recommend Kanchanaburi, just 2.5 hours away from Bangkok, but looks entirely different […]
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Exploring Malacca: A Nyonya Town

While I have visited Malaysia several times, I have never truly seen the beauty of Malacca until this trip. The quaint city of Malacca has often been overlooked in comparison to the overwhelming flavors of Penang, the breath-taking scenery of Cameron Highlands, or the cosmopolitan skyscraper views of Kuala Lumpur. […]
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Penang: The Land of Exotic Food and History

Nestled in the Northwestern part of Malaysia, Penang welcomes tourists from all over the world who visit the island known for mouth-watering dishes. On Penang Island, the most commonly visited place is George Town which is home to historical landmarks, pretty cafes and traditional street food. So let us go […]
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Kuala Lumpur: Exploring the Art Culture in Galeri Petronas

Malaysia is a diverse country enriched with multi-cultures, religions, and tradition. The art culture gives an identity and personality towards the Malaysian society. Although the art scene in Malaysia is still growing and it is still trying to get more recognition in the international exposure, the art culture is enriched […]
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Malaysia's Best Islands: Perhentian and Pulau Kapas

About Malaysia: When one thinks of Asia, about its heavenly beaches or about its noisy and crowded cities that have their charm,  usually you think about Thailand, Vietnam or Sri Lanka, not many imagine Malaysia because it is not so well known. Malaysia is a country that many travelers decide […]
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Kuala Lumpur: A City of Diversity

Malaysia is a unique country with an interesting blend of cultures and beautiful landscapes.  Although I only spent four days in the fascinating city of Kuala Lumpur, I now have to consider this my favorite place that I have traveled. I fell for this city immediately. Upon riding into the […]
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Netherlands: Amsterdam's City Center

Walkabout in Amsterdam’s City Center After a long flight that lasted almost 13 hours (I flew from the Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Malaysia), I touched down at the Schiphol International Airport, Netherlands at about 6:40 am. With so many shops, the airport looked more like a shopping complex, albeit […]
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Kuala Gandah, Pahang: Awareness and Affection for Elephants

Malaysia For so long, Malaysia has been known as a country wealthy by its nature. I couldn't agree more. I have lived my entire life in Malaysia, and from the Peninsular Malaysia to the East Borneo Malaysia, the bountiful green plants and the various animal species has always been my […]
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Brunei: South East Asia’s Best Kept Secret

The beauty of Bandar Seri Begawan (“BSB”), Brunei is definitely one of Southeast Asia’s best-kept secrets, like being shared in hush-hush only to a privilege or lucky few. We were privileged and lucky, indeed, to have our Brunei vacation. On a random sale of Philippines’ Cebu Pacific airlines, I chanced […]
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Desaru: Discovering Surfing in Malaysia

Malaysia is a tropical climate country that does not have four seasons, but it has sunny days and rainy days throughout the year. During the Northeast Monsoon season, the sea will be raging and the tides will be high, which cause some parts of the beaches in Malaysia to be surfable.  Surfing […]
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Singapore on a budget

Singapore is one of the most modern and safest places to go in Asia. When arriving at Changi airport, you can already see it is very modern, organized and efficient. I was stunned to see that their MRT, Singapore's subway system, does not use any driver. Everything is automatic. And […]
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Malaysia: White Water Rafting at Kuala Kubu Bharu, Selangor

Selangor River: One of the famous spots for white water rafting in Malaysia Selangor River is considered one of the most famous rivers for recreational white water rafting. It is getting more and more popular in recent years not only in Malaysia but in other countries too. Selangor River is listed […]
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Travelling through a developed Kuala Lumpur

Travelling Blog Kuala Lumpur Excited about writing a blog for this amazing country. I've always seen Malaysia with glittering eyes since my childhood. The ad tagging it as 'Truly Asia' still plays very familiarly in my head and I got to experience the true essence behind it when landed for […]
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SINGAPORE: HOLLAND VILLAGE – Why you should plan an evening there

A little about Singapore Singapore, the tiny island off Malaysia, known for its planning ways, cleanliness, safety, development and of course the building with the ‘ship’ on top, has been successful in creating tiny towns within the tiny island. Having lived in Singapore for over two years, my impressions of […]
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A Fusion of Fun, Thrill, and Relaxation at Lost World of Tambun

If you’re deciding with your family or friends on which theme park to go to, the Lost World of Tambun might be the best option with amenities that caters to visitors of all ages. Once a tin-mining wasteland, the Lost World of Tambun has emerged as an iconic landmark in […]
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Malaysia: Berkelah Waterfall, Pahang

This place is situated in the state of Pahang and third largest state in Malaysia. There are many places that are worth visiting. Remember to take your time to appreciate the smaller things in life and at the same time wishing that the narrow minded nitwits would stay far away […]
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Bukit Gasing: Nature in the City

Why Bukit Gasing? Where to Park? Cars line the roadside as far as our eyes can see. It’s 8am (late by the average hiker’s standard) on a public holiday, so we abandon hopes of a convenient parking spot. Tip: Do NOT park on the yellow lines. Many flushed face; adrenaline-pumping […]
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THE MIGHTY STONG OF KELANTAN

Gunung Stong – Kelantan's towering mountain.   The natural pools. The natural water slide Gunung Stong (Stong Mountain) is located in Dabong, Kelantan. It measures up to a whopping height of 1421 metres from sea level. Gunung Stong attracts most hiking enthusiasts from Malaysia […]
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Top 5 parks to visit in Singapore

Occupying 719.1 square kilometres, Singapore is not an enormous country. (As a comparison, Australia is 7.692 million square kilometres.) However there is a lot squeezed into it: more than 5 million people, business hubs, a thriving arts scene, every imaginable type of food, a busy nightlife and continual construction. But because of […]
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My trip to Kuala Lumpur

Aug 2016 Making of the travel plan First things first, I love to travel. I dream about travelling all the time. There were so many obstacles in my way when I was planning this trip. When I finally boarded the plane I couldn’t believe it. I was about to get […]
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How to make the most of your stopover in Perth and Sydney

I had been travelling India and Southeast Asia for the last year and a bit, and decided to go to New Zealand with a Working Holiday Visa after spending Christmas in Kolkata, India. The thing is, as many as you already know, the cheapest way to travel isn’t usually the […]
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Pakistan: 3 Reasons You Should Definitely Visit!

I know this isn’t the most appealing country to visit, but I’m still going to try to convince you otherwise. Because I actually went to Pakistan, and it’s been the most amazing trip experience I’ve ever had. It is not dangerous as how the media portrays it and it’s not an […]
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Lombok and Gili Island in Indonesia

Mount Rinjani is located in Lombok island, Indonesia. It is the second highest active volcano with 3,726 meters. This is a “Short Gateway + Hike” trip! Starts with Hiking at Mount Rinjani then moved to Gili Trawangan to relax yourself and enjoy with the beach and sun after a hardcore activity. […]
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7 Megalith Sites of Melaka: The Hunt into Myth

The Hunt Localisation “Melaka has what? What is this 'megaliths' you speak of?” I have a friend from uni who is incredibly proud of her home state of Melaka. So when I told her, out of the blue as I sometimes do, that I've taken it in my head to look for […]
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Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur.

Kuala Lumpur, Petronas Twin Towers and Menara Tower. Bird's-eye view or the best places to feel himself “Big man”! Why better to forget about the trip to Kuala Lumpur? Don't worry, it's not the depressive article about the capital of Malaysia. You will not find here whining and complaints (if […]
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What to do three Days in Auckland

Me and my boyfriend arrived at the 24th of December in Auckland, early in the morning. We did not expect anything, just called our car rental agency and waited for them outside the airport. Due to the winter season in Germany, we were happy to have summer in New Zealand […]
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Making the most of my monsoon visa run in Penang, Malaysia

  Making the most of George Town, Penang in monsoon multicolour! November to March is monsoon season in Malaysia. It rains, and it rains hard! Not that this need be a problem – rain is more pleasant when it is warm! However, if you are visiting George […]
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Eating in Pai, Thailand

One of the main reasons I love to travel so much is the food!  Every country, every culture, expresses itself in the myriad of ingredients, spices and herbs they use in their cuisine.  Food is a trademark of every region around the globe; it distinctly defines a group of people and […]
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From Mud to Sky in Bangkok

Some love it. Some hate it. But what it is sure is that your first impression of Bangkok can quickly change, unexpectedly. The capital of Thailand is iridescent. You can look at it from the top of a skyscraper or from a boat moving among the canals. You can visit […]
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Eating My Way Through Singapore

My trip to Singapore was a welcome break from the craziness that is work. Armed with an appetite for adventure and an agenda that involves eating all the good stuff, I made my way to the city-state via a 3-hour plane ride from Manila. Hostel Check-in    First order of business: I […]
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Meet the Orang-Utans in Kuching

Kuching is the main city of Sarawak, one of the two Malaysian states on the island of Borneo. It is a very laid-back, peaceful, attractive city. So attractive that the people there always say, “once you come to Kuching, you stay here, or you always come back”.        […]
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30 Days in Malaysia for $410

Have you ever felt so much thirst for something you've never even had before? Well, I had. It was April 2016 when Cebu Pacific Air offered a promo for Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, pricing their one-way tickets for only 27.12 AUD. So without hesitations, I booked a flight to and fro. Such […]
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Weekend Getaway: Sanbox at Alviera

When my friend Maya informed me that she will be taking a vacation from her work in Malaysia and will be going home in the Philippines for the Holidays last year and wanted to meet, I asked her what she wanted us to do for fun. She then told me […]
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India : The Kashmir Great Lakes Trek

Having lived in India for over half a decade, I wouldn't forgive myself if i didn't visit the Himalayas. So over the years, i did quite a fair bit of trekking in the region, and the respect i've developed towards these majestic Himalayan mountains is absolutely unparalleled. In the summer […]
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Budget Beach Bum In Lamai

Wrong side of the coast I always seem to forget how much I love the beach when I am not there, I spend most of my time on Bali in Ubud, and the nearest decent beach is almost an hours scooter ride away. Somehow we just never go, because the Bali beaches are pretty shitty, […]
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Bung Jagoi: A piece of Borneo Bidayuh native history

Bung Jagoi: A piece of Borneo Bidayuh native history A First Timer's Hiking Journal to Explore the Forgotten Borneo Bidayuh Natives' Settlement Hiking up a mountain is not something I am familiar with, perhaps it is due to the fact that I was born in the city, in the middle […]
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Quick Layover at Kuala Lumpur

It was just hours before the flight when we decided to go to Kuala Lumpur. Well, it was not much of a choice. To backtrack a little, let me tell you our missing-the-plane story. Goodbye Manila turned Goodbye Marianne It was August 25 (Thursday), 5:49PM. No Grab or Uber drivers […]
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Kota Kinabalu: The Small Big City

A bit about Kota Kinabalu “What is there even to do in KK at night?” I was asked many times by fellow Sabahans when I was studying in a college Kuala Lumpur in the late 90s. I was 18 then. Since then, just like I have grown from being a […]
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George Town, Malaysia | Cheap Thrills, Expensive Taste

Malaysia is known as a country whose culture and traditions have firmly endured the hands of time. Indeed, as their slogan goes, one would expect a vibrant, immersive, and exciting Truly Asian experience when visiting the country.  However, in the heart of Penang Island in Malaysia lies a city with a well-preserved European colonial core; […]
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Penang: Food Heaven of Malaysia

  Penang is one of the Malaysian state that is located northwest of Malaysia. Penang consists of two areas which are the island and the mainland that is attached to Malaysia Peninsula. For now, I will cover about the island since I’ve visited it numerous times.  The mode of transportation […]
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Canberra: Festivals 2016 part 1

I recently moved to Canberra, Australia 7 months ago, and besides museums and other things I have enjoyed, today I will like to share my experience in the diverse festivals here. This first part is from festivals that happened between February to September, as you can expect during winter is […]
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Bukit Tabur, Malaysia: 7 Secrets of The Dragonback Trek

Not all travelers are the same. Each one travels for different reasons. Traveling cliches include to find myself, to prove myself, to find the one or to forget someone. Some, though, were just really called and born to do it… traveling just for pure adventure and love for nature. Whatever our reasons for […]
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Malaysian Borneo: Amidst Nature

It is very easy to get overwhelmed by the endless pit stops the Malaysian Borneo has to offer. From the regal Mt. Kinabalu, to the lush forests, and the dense deep blue sea, this place will surely rock any nature lover's heart. To keep you sane, it is best to know what Sabah […]
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Negeri Sembilan: Where On Earth Is That?

When mentioning Malaysia, tourists usually only have heard about Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, Malacca, Langkawi, Penang, Johor Bahru, Sabah, and Sarawak. There are 14 states in Malaysia. I came from Negeri Sembilan (NS) – not a famous tourism destination except for the beaches in Port Dickson – but surely has its own attractions […]
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Malaysia: Best Cafes in Miri, Sarawak

Miri, Sarawak has been my home for nearly two years now, and initially my major grievance with this place was that there were no decent cafes around for me to get a good cup of Joe and some nice desserts. However a few months after I arrived a few good […]
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Experience the other side of Lang Tengah Island with LTTW

Malaysia : Lang Tengah Island, Terengganu How to get to Lang Tengah Island? By Flight Taking airline from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Terengganu. You may consider on Firefly Airline, Airasia Airline or Malaysia Airline. Go to Merang Jetty by taxi or van service (Poksu : [email protected]) then take boat to the island. The boat takes […]
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Johor Bahru, Growing City

Johor Bahru also known as JB, is the capital state of Johor in Southern Peninsular Malaysia. Once known as the “cowboy town”, is now a leading state in Malaysia, thanks to the current megaproject Iskandar which according to experts will turn Johor Bahru into the biggest financial state in Malaysia. […]
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Penang : Ultimate Coconut Guide

Go Coconut Hunting in Penang Like a True Local. Where to go COCO in Penang like a “loco” Shen's Coco Guide in Penang Penang Island, Malaysia is known for its rich heritage and of course, the myriad of food choices. When you live in a city-island […]
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Kalimantan: home of the orangutan

Nowadays many people visit Indonesia, sometimes for weeks on end, but what surprises me is that they often stick to Java and Bali, while the country has so much more to offer! While I was working in Indonesia my mom came to visit me, and as most people know, getting […]
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The Maldives on a Budget

Would you like to go to the Maldives but you’re not a millionaire? That’s not a problem! Let me show you how to travel the Maldives on a budget. The Maldives on a Budget When you think about the Maldives you probably picture an overwater bungalow, white-sand beaches with palm trees and […]
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Malaysia: Six days in Kota Kinabalu

  When you’re on the road, it’s so easy to get caught up in wanting to see as much as possible in a short space of time. I am guilty of doing this, and tend to move a pretty fast pace. After three weeks of being constantly on the move […]
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Malaysia: Where to Wine and Dine in Penang

The Beautiful Blue Mansion. Malaysia: Where to Wine and Dine in Penang. A glorious Island where traditional beauty and heritage are now merging with modern luxury and comfort; Penang is definitely a superb destination, especially for its food! Having lived in Penang on and off for […]
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Singapore : Las Vegas of Asia

BACKGROUND Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, and also known as the Lion City, the Garden city, and the Red Dot, is a global city in Southeast Asia and the world's only island city-state. It lies 137 km north of the equator, at the southernmost tip of continental Asia and […]
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Cafehopping in Kuala Lumpur

Your arrival at Malaysia's highly acclaimed Kuala Lumpur International Airport will just be the preview and beginning of your escapades in this developing country. Known to be a Muslim nation, travelers and tourists may be surprised to see the rather receptive and diverse local culture in this single country. Nothing will […]
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A Londoners Guide To Sydney

London has always held a massive place in my heart and even trips to New York and Paris have never persuaded me that I'd rather live anywhere other than London. Having lived nearby my whole life, I was finally able to make the big move three years ago. After two […]
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Hong Kong: Why not visit the oldest district?

Hong Kong, in many travelers’ mind, is either a busy commercial city or a paradise of shopping and eating. It’s somehow a fact and you must have great experiences for your holiday here. But, would you like to explore this tiny and beautiful city beyond that? Sham Shui Po, my […]
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Mauritius: Somewhere In the Very Middle of the Ocean

An Island Where African, Indian, French and British People Live Together When my friends first got the idea of going to Mauritius, to be honest with you I didn’t even know where this country was in the world. I had no idea that it was going to be one of […]
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Malaysia: The Capital City

As an eager and curious 18 year old, my first travel destination post high school did not disappoint. Malaysia was definitely a fascinating place to kick-start my travels – its capital city Kuala Lumpur filled with vibrancy, culture and friendly people. Getting there: The Road to Kuala Lumpur Being students […]
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