Things to do in Ipoh

Tucked between KL and Penang, Ipoh packs in many nice surprises but is often overlooked as a weekend stay. There are quite a few nice things to do in Ipoh, and I was determined to do the city justice during our last trip.  For our short weekend getaway, we decided to take the electronic train, […]

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Our picks: hotels and restaurants in Melaka

We’ve rounded a few tried and tested options for families when visiting Melaka. Accommodations range from classy five stars to a few boutique hotels well-suited for those traveling with kids. Scroll down for our restaurant tips! Best hotels for families in Melaka Majestic Melaka Always a top choice, the Majestic is a lovely restored mansion […]

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A relaxing mini holiday: Thistle Port Dickson Hotel

We hadn’t been traveling for a long time and the whole family was in a need of some beach time. However, we only had a weekend to use so needed to come up with a destination near Kuala Lumpur so we booked a room at the Thistle Port Dickson Hotel. We arrived relatively late to […]

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Escape Penang – A fun family park

Escape Penang is an adventure and water park in Teluk Bahang, the far end of Batu Ferringhi. Friends have been raving about it especially since the water park opened last year so when we headed to Penang we made sure to reserve a day for visiting it. We had planned to visit on a Monday […]

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Glamping at Tiarasa Escapes

Tiarasa Escapes at Janda Baik only opened for business in May, and was overwhelmed by the response from the guests. Booking a stay during the early days was difficult, and when I did finally manage to book our stay for mid-July, I felt like I’d won the lottery. With only 26 units for rent (a […]

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Golden Sands Resort, Penang

The beach at Batu Ferringgi is not quite the Maldives, but does tick lots of other boxes: driving distance from KL, plenty of kid-friendly hotels – like the Golden Sands Resort Penang – to choose from and a few excellent kids’ activities in the immediate vicinity. Sounds like a pretty good getaway, right? We were […]

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The end of Durian Season for mid-2018

The end of Durian Season for mid-2018 Last month, we blogged about the peak of durian season of 2018. Musang King durian was selling at RM 19/kg in selected durian stalls in Klang Valley. We heard there are some durian stalls are selling as cheap as RM 18/kg. Last year, Musang King durian was priced […]

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The Boss Salted Egg Chips Malaysia Review

The Boss Salted Egg Chips Malaysia Review The Boss Salted Eggs Chips is probably the most popular salted egg chips snacks in Malaysia. When the Irvins Salted Egg Chips created the salted egg snacks craze in Singapore, there was no salted egg snacks in Malaysia. That is probably how The Boss Salted Egg Chips started […]

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Nasi Lemak Saleha Kampung Pandan Kuala Lumpur Review

Nasi Lemak Saleha Kampung Pandan Kuala Lumpur Review Where is the best nasi lemak in Kuala Lumpur? Nasi Lemak Antarabangsa, Nasi Lemak Tanglin, Nasi Lemak Saleha Kampung Pandan or Village Park Nasi Lemak? Do you all of them having the same problem? You have to drive over enduring the traffic and also the time of […]

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Japan Square Watermelon is now available in Malaysia

Japan Square Watermelon is now available in Malaysia You probably seen it on Facebook or Youtube as there are love and square shape watermelons in Japan. Those are very expensive watermelons and it cost thousands of Japanese yen in Japan. Yesterday, we found the Japan square watermelon in Malaysia. To be exact, it is available […]

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