Image source: whatapar Hello Readers, Today’s post is focused on a rare breed of blooms, the Rafflesia, to be precise. Thanks to Snezana Ivanisevic for the write-up. Snezana is a social media content strategist, a blogger and a passionate wordsmith that has been assisting Steven Feiner, the CEO of A Better Florist on his journey to spread the A Better Florist innovative message, for the last two … Continue reading Places to Spot the Rare Rafflesia Flower in Southeast Asia
Looking for a beautiful honeymoon destination in Asia? Read on to pick your favourite one. Continue reading 10 Underrated Honeymoon Destinations in Asia
An exciting border-hopping experience form Malaysia to Thailand.. Woohoo.. Have you done something like this before? Continue reading Border-Hopping to Thailand
A comprehensicve guide to the “Floating Markets of Southeast Asia” that helps you spot good eats, shops and tours on a boat. Continue reading Southeast Asia Floating Market Guide
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
Choose 2-3 of the best activities during your 1-day visit to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Have fun! Continue reading How To Make The Most of Your ‘One Day in Kuala Lumpur’
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!
Sip coffee in a cafe that serves aromatic brews from the 13 states of Malaysia Continue reading A Café That Serves Coffee from 13 States of Malaysia: Calanthe Art Café
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!
Super stoked to announce, “My fist book has been published”!!
Read all about my journey, inspiration and order a copy now! Continue reading Book announcement – Kota Bharu Kelantan Malaysia: 50 Travel Tips from a Local
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
Our photo story… Hola travellers… We just got back from Perhentian Islands and we give you 30 reasons (in pictures) to visit these jewels of the ocean yourselves. Perhentian Islands have been our favourite islands since our first visit to them in 2015. That’s what made us fall in love with the island life, underwater life and helped us take a step further to get … Continue reading 30 Photos That Will Make You Travel To Perhentian Islands Now
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
Family bonding: Read how the wonderful family of ‘Smiths Holiday Road’ bonded over an Indian meal at Malacca on Episode-2 of the “Travel&Spice” series Continue reading Indian Food at Malacca: A lip-smacking family dining experience
Of weird food and a hidden message… From honey bees and frogs to blood cubes and eyes, I’ve had them all. Well, not yet. The best is yet to come. Here’s a run-down of some of the most bizarre foods in Southeast Asia. Would you dare to try?… Although it may not sound bizarre to the people residing in SE Asia, it could make … Continue reading Southeast Asia’s 7 Most Bizarre Foods: How Far Can You Go?
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
Guest post by Bel around the World… This week, read a guest post on our favourite topic: FOOD, by a fellow traveller, Isabel, from Bel around the World. About Isabel: Isabel draws energy from being outdoors. 23 and from Singapore, she believes there is nothing more fulfilling than being unplugged. An explorer at heart, the world is her playground. She chronicles her student travel adventures … Continue reading 5 Reasons Why You Should Eat Street Food on Holiday
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