A Quick Afternoon Trip to Melaka

River in Melaka, Malaysia - day trip to Melaka

This is one of those casual posts where I’ll simply be babbling about what I did on one weekend here in Malaysia — a month before I go back home to the Philippines! My officemates (two cool people named Mika and Hermes) and I decided to go on a day trip to Melaka. Melaka (also […]

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3 of the Best Night Markets in Kuala Lumpur

Night markets in Kuala Lumpur | pasar malams in Kuala Lumpur

I feel like talking about night markets (also called pasar malam) is similar to going to the heart of the Malaysian culture. In its essence, pasar malams are street markets that operate from mid-afternoon ’til night, and here you can find local delicacies and products made by local businesses as well as artisans. There are several […]

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Best Places to Visit in Malaysia

Petronas Towers | Best places to visit in Malaysia

Malaysia is a beautiful Southeast Asian country — with rich culture and architecture, nature attractions, laid-back locals and cheap, delicious cuisine. It doesn’t have the long list of attractions the Philippines offers, but what it lacks in numbers it makes up for authenticity. There’s a lot of things and experiences you’ll only get in this […]

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Cameron Highlands: Fields of Teas and Strawberries

Cameron Valley tea plantation in Cameron Highlands, Malaysia

My housemates here in KL invited me to tag along to their trip to Cameron Highlands. Cameron Highlands has long been on my list because of its tea plantations. In fact, if I’d decided to come to Malaysia for leisure (as opposed to going here for work), I’d still include this in my schedule. Cameron […]

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