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The beauty of being in Malaysia is that you can sample traditional cuisines from different cultures – and the best part is, you can get halal versions of almost any dish ? With the Chinese lunar new year just around the corner, it’s time to enjoy Yee Sang (or also known as Yusheng)! ? For the uninitiated, […]

Sepilok Orang Utan Sanctuary

Sepilok Orang Utan Sanctuary

The best times to visit the ‘Wild Men of Borneo’ are at 10am and again, at 2.30pm when the primates emerge from the forest for their daily ration of bananas and milk. Watch as the orang utans are fed from a platform in the centre and then returned to roam freely in the forest where […]

When is the best time to visit Bali?

Bali is arguably the most visited island in Southeast Asia. This comes as no surprise as this Indonesian Island is also incredibly well-known, drawing in millions of visitors yearly from all around Southeast Asia, Australia, and as far as the United States. Some believe that Bali is all about sand and surf, but that’s not […]

Holy Festival in Vrindavan and Mathura, India

I first got to know the true beauty of India in 2014 when I decided to go on an unplanned trip with some close friends. Truth is, I was more excited to be going away, taking a break and of course the camaraderie, but little did I know what was coming for me the day […]

Songkran Music Concert & Food Festival Malaysia

We all know about the Songkran celebration which often involve a lot of water and partying. Thailand would normally see a peak in people flying in just to experience this, and you can forget about going home without getting wet. Well, the good news is you don’t have to go all the way to Thailand […]

Learn a New Skill while Travelling

People always say that travel lets us experience new things, see the world in a different light, and overall, just makes us a better version of ourselves. I thought about that for a while and just said to myself, yeah, why not try to experience more new things, like learning a new skill that I […]

Virtual and Augmented Travel Adventures

Credit: Tania Tebaldi   Technology is ever-growing, and recently, VR (virtual reality) and AR (augmented reality) has been gaining traction, especially in the gaming industry, to allow a more immersive experience for players. A similar trend is also being brought up in the travel industry, allowing users to be transported halfway across the world, or […]


If you haven’t heard of the most popular Korean girl group in the world, Blackpick, you’ve probably been living under a husk. The four-member group consisting of Jennie, Lisa, Jisoo, and Rosé, took the world by storm with their hit song ‘Ddu-du Ddu du’, and even collaborated with Dua Lipa in a dual-language song ‘Kiss […]

March School Holiday Activities

It’s almost time for the March school holidays, YAYYYYYYYYY! Planning fun activities for your kids throughout the one-week holiday can be a challenging feat, and you definitely don’t want your kids just staying home with their devices all day long, so why not go for some physical activities where your kids can have fun and […]

Must-watch Performing Arts Shows in 2019

Admittedly, Malaysia is not very into the performing arts, but more and more people are getting into it as the years go by, with big names coming from the West to have shows here in Malaysia. This year especially, the lineup is pretty amazing, especially in the theatrical arts. Let’s start off the list with […]