Bako National Park is located 37 km from Kuching and was the best wildlife highlights of my trip to Sarawak.. and probably my life! It was the first time I encountered wildlife that was not in captivity. Instead, I was free to wander in their land and walk beside them. Best of all, it didn’t cost me my entire travel budget, but significantly less. (more…)
Shopping in Kuching: Where to Shop for Travel Needs
What does condoms and Mentos have to do with shopping in Kuching?
Continuing my 7 Eleven shopping series… If you haven’t guessed it yet, on YouTube, I love my 7 Eleven stores as much as I love documenting some of the weird toilets I’ve experienced in my travels. Filled with culture shock, curiosity and travel resource , they let me know about a culture and its lifestyles. I consider some of these stores, a point of sightseeing.
The annual Phuket Vegetarian Festival occurs on the ninth month of the Chinese lunar calendar (often, around October) and spans nine days, where participants – usually of Chinese ancestry- undergo a strict vegetarian diet during the period. Various gory spectacles, perilous events and parades taking place, from sword piercings, fire walking, etc… This is one of the most eclectic and fascinating festivals in Thailand.
Kuching Flavors / Sarawak Cooking with Bumbu Cooking Class . As a vegetarian I was having a rough go in Sarawak. I know… I’m sad. I was even starting to feel pathetic. Entering a new place, I don’t always research food until I get there. Why? No time. I always expect to swim by somehow- […]
10 Top Sarawak Foods | Kuching Sarawak Food Guide | Malaysian Borneo With foodie influences from Malay and Chinese cuisine, mixed with the jungle flavors of Borneo tribes, Sarawakian food is something to experience. So come along and I’ll show you the top 10 foods
When getting ready for a trip, there are lots of essential items you have on your packing list. But there’s one very important travel survival item many people forget or don’t even know about in the first place – a VPN! There are many reasons why you should be using a VPN while traveling! A VPN […]
Travel Guide to Staying in Hotels I don’t know about you, but sometimes, staying at hotels can give me a bit of anxiety. I appreciate the pampering and the independence of having my own room. Yet, there’s the burden of always wondering how secure my room is or what the etiquette is
How to Use Asian Squat Toilets #2 | A China Toilet . Travel is always an adventure. Over the years, its taught me to have an open mind, while exposing me to a variety of situations, which throw me outside of my comfort zone. One of those zones happen to be toilets; hence, why I have a […]