Kuala Lumpur

We’re on our way to Vietnam flying Air Asia with a two night stopover in Kuala Lumpur. Arriving it feels almost like we are reuniting with an old friend; so regularly have we stopped here. For this stopover we keep the sightseeing to a minimum and just have some fun. Food street Bukit Binang is…

Kuala Lumpur

We have a two-day stopover in Kuala Lumpur en route to Cambodia. It’s a chance to eat good food, watch movies, get a massage and check out some tourist sites.¬†Walking the city allows us a fine reintroduction to this magnificent city. It’s a visual delight of colour and chaos, a cacophony of scooters and construction,…

Tokyo-Narita to Kuala Lumpur

I wake up early and ready to fly home. I’ve enjoyed Japan but there always comes that moment just before departure when you are ready to see those you love. I don’t sleep well because my missed flight from Chiang Mai is still firmly fixed in my memory. But I wake up on time, load…

Melaka to Kuala Lumpur

After our late night last night, we laze around the hostel all morning eating breakfast, making use of the printer to print boarding passes for our departure from Malaysia (still four days away) and surfing the net. It’s almost midday when we finally leave and start the drive back to KLIA2 to return the hire…

Melaka surrounds (Melaka)

On the same day as we went to the Melaka Bird Sanctuary and the Melaka Butterfly and Reptile Park, we also drove around to see some of the areas around Melaka city. We saw a lot of palm trees. But we also discovered some lovely little gems. The Melaka Bee Farm is located out near…