To do or not to do? Surfing Cameron Highlands online: Utter the words ‘Cameron Highlands’ and people will ask you to visit the strawberry fields, TripAdvisor will list it in its top few activities and Google will bombard you with bucket loads of these red berries. Whether you should head to the strawberry farms or not, I’d say… read on and figure out for yourselves… … Continue reading Strawberry Picking at Cameron Highlands, Malaysia
All you need to know… Know your city Melaka or Malacca means the ‘historic state’, in Malay It was called Orang Laut and was originally a fishing village It was coined Melaka by founder Parameswara, after a tree where he took shelter It is a UNESCO World Heritage site and attained this status in 2008 Known for: its harmony and blend of culture, hawkers lanes, … Continue reading Melaka Travel Tips
Strolling along the Chinatown of Melaka What is Jonker Walk? Jonker Walk is the Chinatown of Melaka, Malaysia. Just like most South East Asian cities have a Chinatown, so does Melaka. Jonker walk lies in Jalan Hang Jebat a.k.a. Jonker Street. Known as the ethnic and cultural hub, it houses a number of food stalls, tourist attractions, shops and other places to hang out. How … Continue reading 15 Street Food Items and Things To Do at Jonker Walk, Melaka
Cycling in the colours of freedom… Independence Day Cycle Tour What happens when the 3C’s come together on a National holiday? You witness chitter-chatter, adventure and excitement over chai, conversations and cycling in the otherwise busy lives of people. The streets of Mumbai were ablaze with cycles and cycling enthusiasts alike, as Everest Cycle Co. organized a cycle ride to add to the … Continue reading Everest Cycle Co. Cycling and Food Tour in Mumbai, India
Let’s eat and explore… Image credit: Phalinn Ooi Foodies go where? Why do we travel and seek adventures and thrills constantly? We traverse far and wide for gaining experiences that enrich us, for making memories that stay with us and for imbibing influences form different cultures that embrace us. One such journey in the quest for another enriching experience is that … Continue reading Travel to Melaka – food and fun!
Where foodies went bonkers! Bangalore has never failed to amaze us… A place for food, art, music lovers alike! When you think of spending your weekend in a rather unusual way, instead of just mall ratting, you know there’s always a line up of events to … Continue reading Bangalore Food Truck + Music Festival 2016
My undying love for art takes me back to the streets of George Town, Penang… where I explore the murals I hadn’t seen in my previous visit. A day is not enough! You need to have good time in hand if you wanna leave no stone/wall unturned 😉 You must have gone through the photo tour George Town ‘Street Art’ of my favourite 20 pieces. Presenting to you a virtual … Continue reading Street Art – Part 2 (George Town, Penang)
Crazy, whacky, interactive, fun!!! Penang has some really funky, cute and unique museums that break the notion of ‘boring’ attached to museums. While some boast of specialized collections, others are merely meant for clicking crazy pictures. I have visited 6 of them so far – here are my First 3!!! 1. PG Gold Museum: This rather new museum is in a heritage building at … Continue reading Museums of Penang
…… Seeking and ‘Peak’ing some adventures at Penang Talk about vantage point, talk about Penang hill! The ever charming peak of Bukit Bendera or Penang Hill offers a bird’s eye view of the city. Nestled in Air Itam, it is about six kilometres from George Town. It offers a plethora of activities, while boasting of an enthralling view and colourful … Continue reading Penang Hill (Bukit Bendera)
A virtual tour of my favourite 20!!! Colours, installations, themes, innovation and design scream STREET ART at Penang’s George Town! The streets are infested with amazing art. The murals transform the bare streets and give life and form to barren walls. Talented artists have brought about a fresh twist to mere paintings by combining them with installations to create realistic images that connect people with … Continue reading Street Art at George Town, Penang
Deep Sea Diving Adventures Hello folks!! It’s been a while since I posted on my blog… That’s coz I was busy training underwater… Read on to know more. (Pssst… for those friends who have been asking me to share pics, I have no pics of my dive, as I was too scared to click or get clicked.. Next time for sure 🙂 ) Here’s the post … Continue reading In love with Scuba!!!
Travelling to Malaysia? You ought to have these apps downloaded on your smart phones: Uber: This app has taken Penang, Kuala Lumpur and Johor Bahru by storm. All that you have to do is create an account, sign in and request for a cab. It detects your location and sends you cab and driver details within seconds. The best feature is that you can track … Continue reading Top 5 Taxi Apps – Malaysia