Cultural malaysia – things we are not used to.

Cultural malaysia – things we are not used to.

Notes and thoughts from Malaysia. – they eat rice with their hands. Not the easiest task… I’d take chopsticks over this method! – They eat our typical dinner foods for breakfast. Breakfast cereal is very scarce. – Durian – the fruit...
Backpackers guide to the Cameron Highlands

Backpackers guide to the Cameron Highlands

The Cameron Highlands. Escape the heat and humidity and get in touch with nature and tea! Where to stay ā€“ backpackers in the Cameron Highlands? The backpackers central is definitely Tahna Rata. There are a few smaller towns (e.g. Brinchang) however these are more...
Batu Ferringhi things to do, Penang, Malaysia.

Batu Ferringhi things to do, Penang, Malaysia.

After a few days of street cruising around Georgetown, we decided it was time to move towns within Penang island. Batu Ferringhi is just a 30min-1hr bus ride from Georgetown (depending on the time of day). We found brilliant, cheap hostel (called Roomies) in close...
Backpacking Kuala Lumpur. First impressions of Malaysia

Backpacking Kuala Lumpur. First impressions of Malaysia

My baby sister, big brother and myself touched down in Kuala Lumpur on the 10th of October, 2014. Yes, I have some travel companions for the next few weeks, unlike my last trip. It was nice to have company for the long journey out of Australia. This is thebeginning of...