Enticing Penang is a hype of activity and very different to the rest of Malaysia…Continue reading “Malaysia’s Enticing Penang”
After a relaxing stop at Jerantut sampling the local cuisine and some R&R, heading to Kota Bharu via Wakaf Bharu in Malaysia’s north-east, then south again via the coast to sleepy Cherating.
Escape the heavily worn tourist track in central Malaysia and indulge in an authentic experience with welcoming locals in Jerantut – you will love the laid-back pace of this town.Continue reading “Central Malaysia: Jerantut Stop-over”
What do mosquitoes, leeches, and salt have in common? Simple, experience all three on any of Taman Negara’s jungle treks in Malaysia.Continue reading “Malaysia’s Taman Negara: Mosquitoes, Leeches, and Salt”
Leaving intoxicating and bustling Kuala Lumpur to seek serenity in the beautiful Cameron Highlands – I hear this is a gorgeous part of central Malaysia…
Leaving beautiful Malacca behind and bound for the bright city lights of Kuala Lumpur in Southern Malaysia – haven’t visited this city since 1989!
Magical Malacca is one of Malaysia’s popular tourist destinations, but don’t let this stop you from exploring this unique and vibrant city…Continue reading “Magical Malacca, Malaysia”
Geylang is a district renown as a seedy, swinging and vibrant part of Singapore – our dodgy hotel is in the middle of this district.Continue reading “Singapore Swingers”
The Indonesian island-hopping continues…with a train journey from Yogyakarta in central Java, cutting across the island to infamous Mount Bromo, on Java’s east coast.Continue reading “Indonesia: Java’s Volcanic Mount Bromo”
Following a little intrepid island-hopping, it is time to explore Indonesia’s cultural city of Yogyakarta, on the exotic island of Java…Continue reading “Indonesia: Exploring Yogyakarta, Java”
Leaving Kalianda on the beautiful island of Sumatra today for a little Indonesian island-hopping by bus, ferry, and another bus to Jakarta, on the densely populated island of Java.Continue reading “Indonesia: Sumatra to Java Island-hopping”
A 26-hour arduous journey from Padang to Kalianda, followed by a boat trip to Pulau Sebesi, and then another boat to Pulau Krakatau, only to arrive at the wrong island!Continue reading “Padang to Anak Krakatau, Indonesia”