An exciting border-hopping experience form Malaysia to Thailand.. Woohoo.. Have you done something like this before? Continue reading Border-Hopping to Thailand
Lyf&SPice went food-hunting, and this time we loosened our chopsticks to Hokkien Mee – a Chinese favourite in Malaysia. Continue reading A Dark Noodle Dish That Every Chinese Loves in Malaysia
Calling all Harry Potter fans to read some books over casts and brews! Continue reading A Cafe in Malaysia That Every Harry Potter Fan Should Know About!
An exceptionally goegrous and uniwue temple at Tumpat, Malaysia. Hop in for a temple tour… Continue reading A Dragon Boat Temple in Malaysia You Just Cannot Miss!
Calling all street art lovers! Let’s discover the vibrant art in the city of Kota Bharu, Malaysia Continue reading 5 Unexplored Spots of Street Art in Kota Bharu: A complete guide!
Did you know that Kelantan (Malaysia) now has a flaoting market? If you haven’t visited it yet, read on and find out what to expect… Continue reading A Floating Market in Kelantan You Didn’t Know About
Exploring the artsy roots of Malaysia… A staycation is always a wise choice when you have a short weekend with no travels lined up. You spend enough time exploring what’s in your own city rather than travelling outside. Last month, we spent a good deal of time checking out the art-laden roots of Malaysia. Yes, we are talking about the traditional form of painting, namely … Continue reading Batik Painting Demo at Kota Bharu, Malaysia
Calling all festival-lovers… Malaysia really knows how to celebrate festivals and stir some magic with traditional performances. We hear of food fests, cultural festivals and creative competitions every now and then. Although it has been raining for the past few days, it hasn’t dampened the spirit of the people out here. Presenting one such beautiful festival connected deeply to the roots of the State -> … Continue reading Food and Cultural Extravaganza at Kota Bharu: Kelantan Festival
A Day at the Cultural Centre of Kota Bharu, Malaysia Exploring the cradle of culture About Kota Bharu: As promised a few months ago, I have started compiling clips and excerpts on the city I currently live in, i.e. Kota Bharu, the capital of Kelantan, Malaysia. Kelantan is the cradle of Malay culture and Kota Bharu truly lives up to the values of the State. … Continue reading A Day at the Cultural Centre of Kota Bharu, Malaysia
Of colour pop and street hop The cute little town of Kota Bharu has a lot to offer. We intend to highlight the artsy side to it through this post. Where: Jalan Dato Pati, Bandar Kota Bharu, 15000 Landmark: Near the State Museum, behind the line-up of shop-houses Let’s dive in: Hope you enjoyed the virtual tour of our 20 favourite pieces of art at Kota … Continue reading Painting the town red: Street Art at Kota Bharu
A day-long food tour Today, Lyf&Spice brings a twist in its posting style and takes you around Kota Bharu to eat all that you can in a single day. This capital city of Kelantan, is a food haven that is completely different from the rest of Malaysia. Let’s highlight this underrated and lesser known food destination of Asia. The Food tour: Take a flight … Continue reading Tasty Malaysia: Breakfast to Dinner in Kota Bharu
Comfort in a bowl… From now on Lyf&Spice will document more stories from the local food scene and happenings of the warm and lovely city of Kota Bharu, Kelantan. It’s time to eat like a local. Ready for the journey? Follow us… All about Bak Kut Teh: Restaurant hopping in quest for some of the best street and local food led us from one cuisine … Continue reading The Aromas of Bak Kut Teh (Pork Ribs)
Of hops, jumps and scenic views Hiking in my beautiful city What is the best park of a hike? To me, it’s the unpredictability. I love the uncertainty associated with every hiking trail. You never know what’s in store for you. The kind of scenery, beautiful scapes, changing valour of the breeze and rhythmically drifting aromas of nature, the splash of the ocean… all work … Continue reading Hiking at Bukit Keluang