How to Spend a Weekend in Georgetown, Penang

How to Spend a Weekend in Georgetown, Penang

This is one of my favourite places in Malaysia. My family used to spend our Christmases here- it was tradition! Georgetown used to be a massive trading hub, but now, it's famous for its British Colonial roots, mosques, and temples. It's also a major foodie city. If you want an overview of Penang, here's a [...]

10 signs you’ve backpacked in southeast asia

10 signs you’ve backpacked in southeast asia

1. You own elephant pants or fisherman pants 2. You have this picture (or a very similar one) did you even go to Asia if you didn't get to see some elephants? 3. You know food poisoning is not an "if," but a "when" and you know that it's NOT going to be a fun [...]

unexpected borneo

unexpected borneo

Malaysian Borneo is definitely on my list of ultimate destinations. There's something for everyone there, from snorkeling in Sandakan to climbing Mount Kinabalu. My family and I felt a great need to explore a little bit of everything that Borneo had to offer, so we tried to pack it all in! Our first stop was [...]

unexpected cameron highlands

unexpected cameron highlands

After nearly 12 weeks of staying in Singapore, I was itching for some adventure! Luckily for me, it's easy to hop from SG to other countries, so I decided to force the family out to Malaysia with me. We left Singapore at 10:30pm on Friday night, only getting out of the country by half past [...]

How to Go to Johor Bahru from Singapore & What I’ve Been Up To!

How to Go to Johor Bahru from Singapore & What I’ve Been Up To!

Being back in Singapore has been hard. It's difficult to go from traveling and having the time of your life to going back home, and my parents totally get that, being the OG travelers they are. That being said, I'm happy to be home and surrounded with family loveeeee! I've missed my mum, dad, and [...]

unexpected penang

unexpected penang

Penang, Malaysia is filled with creativity in the most unexpected places. Beautiful street art graces dingy alleyways, restaurants all have their own personalities... the entire island is a photographer's dream, with every corner holding a potential shot.     Last Christmas, we came to Georgetown, Penang, and loved it so much that we decided to scurry [...]