After ten months, Malaysia finally lifted its interstate travel ban yesterday (11 October). The decision was made in light of the country achieving a 90 pc vaccination rate for its adult population. Many are understandably excited at being able to see their families; while others are keen to travel again, even domestically. The recent Langkawi… Read More LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort Reopens On October 14, 2021
As we welcome the month of March, Hilton Malaysia presents an array of scrumptious dishes for everyone across its properties: from bento sets to high tea for two, and vacuum-packed meals to bring out the inner chef in you at home. The Food Store, DoubleTree by Hilton Melaka – Bento Express If you’re always on… Read More Hilton Malaysia Offers Tantalising Dishes For Dine-In and Takeaway
If Kuala Lumpur is the hub of Malaysia’s central region, then Johor Bahru is the star city of the south. It is known as a weekend retreat for many Singaporeans – with cheaper food, cheaper clothing, and cheaper everything (blame it on our weak currency!). The place is also home to attractions like Legoland, Angry… Read More Amerin Boutique Hotel, Johor Bahru
When it comes to franchises, I can be a little skeptical. The original may be bomb, but the franchises often fall short because of poor quality control. A famous beef noodle franchise from Johor is the Tangkak Beef Noodle chain, with dozens of restaurants in KL, Melaka and several other states. The nearest one to… Read More Tangkak Beef Noodles, Bandar Puteri Puchong
So I was in the southern Malaysian state of Johor for some R&R with the family. We visited the goat farm in Kluang and had a delicious breakfast at the town’s local train station. Feeling sleepy, I was looking forward to a nice nap in the car on the four hour journey back to Kuala Lumpur –… Read More Food Street, Muar Johor
If you’re ever looking to hang like the locals while travelling in Singapore and Malaysia, no trip is complete without a visit to a kopitiam. A Kopitiam is a no-frills coffee shop where things like coffee, toast bread, nasi lemak and noodles are on the menu. Expect to sweat it out in a noisy environment, as most of… Read More The Original Kluang Rail Coffee, Johor
I admit that I was a little up on my high horse when I was in Kluang, thinking that a small town (not that small these days) would be boring and devoid of a night life. I was wrong. I met up with my ex-university mate, Evelyn, who is a local girl and fellow journalist… Read More 1980s Music Bar and Cafe, Kluang, Johor
If you’re looking for an experience beyond the usual shopping malls and tourist spots, well. How about visiting a farm? Established in 2003, UK Farm is located in Kluang Johor, a good three-hour-drive from Kuala Lumpur. Here, visitors can go on guided tours through the largest goat farm in the country. It also has a… Read More Things to Do at UK Farm Agro Resort Johor, Malaysia – Goat Feeding, Mushroom Farm, etc.