Malaysia

First Flight with BB

We hope you have had a great start to the Year of the Monkey!

It’s a yearly affair to travel up north during the Lunar New Year festive season. We would drive from Singapore to Ipoh to visit relatives. The long journey can take more than 8 hour, thanks to longer queues to clear customs […]

By |February 27th, 2016|Asia, Ipoh, Malaysia|1 Comment

100 Doraemon Secret Gadgets Expo

Enter the world of Doraemon and friends! The 100 Doraemon Secret Gadgets Expo is just across the border in Johor Bahru. From now till 4th Jan 2015, Doraemon fans can relive the fascinating memories of childhood with the blue robot cat at Johor Bahru City Square. Themed ‘Everyone wants a Doraemon!’, the Expo showcases […]

By |October 12th, 2014|Johor, Malaysia|2 Comments

Ipoh Street Art

When talking about Ipoh, we think of food, food and more food! Bean sprouts chicken ‘ngah choi kai’, white coffee, smooth flat rice noodles ‘sah hor fun’, dim sum and so much more for the insatiable appetite. On the first few days of Chinese New Year in Ipoh, we drove around the city hunting […]

By |February 13th, 2014|Ipoh, Malaysia|3 Comments

Penang Street Art

Murals are popping up across the old streets and back alleys of Georgetown, a UNESCO World Heritage Site on Penang island. The street art trend in Georgetown was started by Lithuanian artist Ernest Zacharevic.

It’s always great to catch up with friends when overseas, so that they can tour us around! Meet Valyn (the pretty […]

By |September 9th, 2013|Malaysia, Penang|4 Comments

To Kota Kinabalu via SilkAir

Words by Kit Tng

Living in Singapore means we are surrounded by rich biodiversity in the region. Whether we are looking for a “rough-it-out” adventure or the most luxurious spa escape, we get it all within a short flight away.

Recently, I was invited for a 4-day short trip to Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. When I first […]

By |July 17th, 2013|Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia|2 Comments

The Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur

Photos by Jessie Ng

The Majestic Hotel has recently been revived to its former glory on the historic trail of Kuala Lumpur. A heritage jewel in YTL Classic Hotel collection, the hotel is the first in KL to be part of ‘The Leading Hotels of The World’, the benchmark for luxury hospitality.

With a history that […]

By |May 20th, 2013|Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia|0 Comments

Gong Xi Fa Cai! (by Casio EX-ZR1000)

We wish you and your family a sparkling Year of the Snake with abundant love, happiness, health and wealth! 大年初三~~恭贺新禧!

How’s your new year going so far? We are still in Ipoh for the next few days, relaxing, watching movies, chilling out at cafes, sniffing out yummy food… and armed with my pretty ZR1000 to […]

By |February 12th, 2013|Ipoh, Malaysia|6 Comments

Malaysia: Travel with Celcom

We crossed border and drove up from Singapore to Ipoh just a day before Chinese New Year reunion dinner, hoping there would be smooth traffic on the North-South Expressway. The first two hours was heavy downpour, for the rest of the journey we were snacking away, playing Candy Crush (yes, I wasn’t the driver), […]

By |February 9th, 2013|Ipoh, Malaysia, Reviews|5 Comments

Win a Holiday @ Hard Rock Hotel Penang (worth RM2320) / Winner Announced

2 Sep 2011 Update: Hard Rock Hotel Penang has picked the winner! And the winner is…

Name: Jacqueline Brodin
Country: Australia

Congratulation, Jacqueline! Hard Rock Hotel Penang will notify you shortly.

To Fans and Readers who participated in the contest, hope you win big time next round!

31 Aug 2011 Update: The contest has ended. The winner will be […]

By |August 5th, 2011|Malaysia, Penang|13 Comments

Photos @Rainforest World Music Festival

Music crosses boundaries, culture and language barriers, bringing people of different races together. The universal language of music unites!

Well into its second decade, the Rainforest World Music Festival 2011 celebrates world music with a diversity of prominent artistes from countries including France, UK, Ireland, Georgia, Finland, Italy, Poland, Latvia, Algeria, Kenya, Senegal, Vanuatu, Iran, […]

By |July 18th, 2011|Malaysia, Sarawak|8 Comments