On The Afternoon of 26th of June. We were invited to cover the launch of the Panda Complex @ Malaysia’s Zoo Negara. This wasn’t our first time inside the complex. As covered in a previous post. This would be the first time we get to meet Xing Xing and Liang Liang. Continue reading
Interested to get away from the city for the weekend? Do check out Avillion Port Dickson. Avillion is a nice resort about 100km away from KL city. It is a nice resort with beautiful and cozy rooms, activities both at the beach (jet skiing, banana boat ride, para sailing), to outdoor activities (swimming pool, tennis courts, children’s playground, petting zoo) and in door games (sauna, spa, table tennis, board games, karaoke). Continue reading
According to the George Town Festival 2014 facebook page. The sensational cyber dance troupe Wrecking Crew from Japan will be performing in the festival. Continue reading
D’HillPines has posted on facebook of a yoga retreat that was held there. I can imagine how nice it would be to breath the beautiful Mountain Air. With the gentle cool breeze in our face. As we do yoga poses and meditate. Eating the food that is both fully organic and sourced from the farm next door. Continue reading
Our last stop was the Han Chiang Ancestral Temple. After a long and tiring day of travel and sight seeing, we figured out it was time for great Penang hawker food. We needed to replenish our bodies with some soulful good food. Our next stop was New Lane Hawker Center, a popular place where the local visit for soulful replenishment for decades. Continue reading
On the 23rd of may, the 2nd day of the Great Pandas’ arrival in Malaysia. We were invited to explore the Pandas’ Fu Wa and Feng Yi,- arrival and care taking. Continue reading
After our very fruitful Georgetown Street Art Hunting Expedition (click to read our write up). We moved on to the Chew Jetty. Literally a Chinese village on stilts. About 100 years back in time, Chinese from mainland China immigrated to Malaya. Most of these Chinese had left China in hope to find a better life, had come as servants or slaves as they were bounded by contract. They were predominantly fisherman or worked around the pier area. The jetties are named after the clans (Lim, Chew, Tan, Lee, Yeoh and Koay) they belong to.
Following the order of Maslow pyramid… after satisfying our thirst with our CENDOL adventure, we move up the pyramid to satisfy our culture hunger. The Great George Town Street Art experiences.
We took a drive to Kampong Bukit Tinggi to visit a friend. It was only a short 40 minutes leisure drive. Continue reading