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What to do on a long layover in Kuala Lumpur? A first timer would have plenty of nice options to choose from: See the Petronas Twin Towers and take a stroll around the KLCC, have a walking tour around Chinatown and sample Malaysian street food, go mall
My plan was to start exploring the archipelagic islands of South East Asia (outside the Philippines). There was a particular image of Borneo that, to this day, stuck vividly in my mind while watching nature shows when I was a kid. It was an aerial view
Here goes my three-week solo backpacking trip to Malaysia, Brunei, and Indonesia. I spent a couple of months cooped up at home so I can save money for this trip along with many others I had planned this year. It was finally time to implement my plans a
Here is what I packed on a three week backpacking trip to Malaysia and Indonesia. Places I traveled to included a mix of cities, mountains, and beaches. I would pack similarly if I were traveling anywhere else in South East Asia given that this region
Five days exploring one of Southeast Asia’s oldest rainforest and small towns in Pahang State of Malaysia. Trip Date — 2012 Itinerary Notes & Tips Day 1 Sungai Kolok to Rantau Panjang Border Crossing Pass Malaysia Immigration Rantau Panjang to Paha
My travel itinerary in Kuala Lumpur: 6 days exploring KL City Center in Peninsular Malaysia Itinerary Rundown Destinations Details Day 1 Kuala Lumpur Manila to Clark Flight Clark to Kuala Lumpur Flight Kuala Lumpur Hostel Day 2 Kuala Lumpur Bukit Binta
7 days exploring Langkawi Island and outlying islets in Peninsular Malaysia. Trip Date — May 2012 Route Map Itinerary Notes & Tips Day 1 Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi Langkawi Hostel check-in Check-in at Gecko Guest House Fan room with double bed (share
Deciding on what clothes to pack for a long trip is always a careful and thoughtful process for me. I usually start by putting together a pile of all the clothes that I would love to bring on the trip. More often than not, I end up with a pile too big
Island hopping day tour around Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park in Kota Kinabalu (KK), Sabah, Malaysia. Trip Date — March 2012 Route Map Itinerary Notes & Tips The wait I stood alone at the corner outside Borneo Backpackers with my beach clothes on
My backpacking adventures in Malaysia, Brunei, and Indonesia for 23 days (3 weeks). I started my trip in Borneo Island, where I went island hopping in the Sabah state of East Malaysia and explored the tiny country of Brunei. Then, a flight to Indonesia

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