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Cool things to do in Penang in Malaysia

Have you ever heard about Penang in Malaysia? It’s a state of Malaysia located on the northwest coast, by the Strait of Malacca. It comprises two parts – Penang Island, where... Read More

Travel Post by Unboxing Traveller on the 04-09-16


Nostalgic street art in George Town

George Town is the capital of the state of Penang in northern Malaysia and is one of the country’s main tourist draws. With its gorgeous architecture, atmospheric streets and mouthwatering food,... Read More

Travel Post by Velvet Escape on the 24-08-16


5 things to do in Bandar Sunway, Malaysia

Bandar Sunway, or the “higher education hub”, is a bustling Malaysian city known for its food and many attractions. Located just under twenty kilometers from Kuala Lumpur, Bandar Sunway, has grown... Read More

Travel Post by Smiling Faces Travel Photos on the 10-08-16


How to spend your holidays in Sabah Borneo?

It was my childhood dream to visit the third-largest island in the world called Borneo. The reason was that I’ve heard a lot about wild life and beautiful nature there. It... Read More

Travel Post by Unboxing Traveller on the 20-07-16


Diving in Sipadan, Malaysia

Sipadan Island is one of the top dive destinations on every divers list. For good reason. This little island off the coast off the Sabah mainland was the godfather of diving,... Read More

Travel Post by Johnny Africa on the 05-04-16


Exploring Malacca

Malacca (or ‘Melaka’) is the oldest town in Malaysia and one of the country’s major historic attractions. Malacca (map) can trace its roots back to the 15th century when it was... Read More

Travel Post by Velvet Escape on the 10-11-15


Experiencing the Cultural Flavours of Kuala Lumpur as a Family

As a child, I loved saying Kuala Lumpur. It seemed to roll off the tongue. Growing up in the Lower East Side of New York City, I had visions of it as being... Read More

Travel Post by Ytravel on the 05-11-15


Plane views: Penang Island

Penang (map) is a turtle-shaped island located off the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia, about 300km northwest of Kuala Lumpur. Often called the ‘Pearl of the Orient’, Penang is home to... Read More

Travel Post by Velvet Escape on the 18-09-15


A weekend in Malacca

Malacca (or ‘Melaka’ in Malay) is a state with a capital city of the same name situated about a two-hour drive south of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Often called the ‘historic state’... Read More

Travel Post by Velvet Escape on the 03-09-15


Kapitan Restaurant: Must Eat Tandoori Chicken in Penang

Who else loves tandoori chicken? One of the many legendary restaurants in Penang is Restoran Kapitan. While they serve a full menu of curries, nasi kandar, things grilled and roasted, and... Read More

Travel Post by Migrationology on the 13-08-15


Old-School Charcoal Steamboat in Penang at Goh Huat Seng

What does a steamboat have to do with eating? Check out that photo above, doesn’t that look like the chimney of a steamboat? The only difference: one pushes a boat in water,... Read More

Travel Post by Migrationology on the 04-08-15


Langkawi: 10 of the Best Things To Do When You Visit

About 500 years ago there was a stunningly beautiful girl on an island. She was so beautiful that she attracted everyone in her small village, and both men and women were jealous... Read More

Travel Post by Migrationology on the 29-07-15


Hainanese Nyonya Food in Penang and Amazing Fish Curry

It seems that you can walk right past some of the best restaurants in Penang without knowing they are restaurants. That was certainly the case for a restaurant, located just off Chulia... Read More

Travel Post by Migrationology on the 19-07-15


How to Visit Penang’s Kek Lok Si Temple (and What to Eat)

Penang, Malaysia, has a strong and influential Chinese community. And although I mostly experienced Penang’s Chinese influence on my plate, I also took the opportunity to visit one of Southeast Asia’s... Read More

Travel Post by Migrationology on the 12-07-15


Restoran Kimberly: Penang’s Legendary Duck Kway Chap

The long queue will grab your attention: And once you see what they serve, you’ll want to jump in line to order. When my wife and I were in Penang, we walked... Read More

Travel Post by Migrationology on the 08-07-15


Nasi Kandar Penang: Insanely Good Curry at Tajuddin Hussain

Every now and then you have a meal that’s almost too good to be true. You know what I’m talking about, right? One of those meals that’s so delicious, it literally... Read More

Travel Post by Migrationology on the 05-07-15


Tek Sen Restaurant: Heritage Chinese Food in Penang

As soon as you arrive in Penang you’ll notice the huge Chinese influence. One of the best places to start exploring Chinese culture in Penang is by eating, and there’s no shortage of... Read More

Travel Post by Migrationology on the 01-07-15


Curry Noodles at Langkawi’s Laksa Carnival 2015

Malaysia is a country that loves food. And among the many incredible dishes available in the country, one of the local favorites is a dish called laksa, which loosely translates to noodles and... Read More

Travel Post by Migrationology on the 28-06-15


Nasi Dagang Pak Malau: Fish Curry and a Stunning View

Sometimes it’s not only about the food, but about the entire experience. At Nasi Dagang Pak Malau, a small neighborhood countryside restaurant in Langkawi, the food was spectacular. But the friendly... Read More

Travel Post by Migrationology on the 12-06-15


Crashing a Malaysian Wedding, Food, and a Surprise Durian

One of the greatest places where food, culture, and celebration collide is at a local wedding. While my wife and I were on the island of Langkawi, Malaysia, it happened to be wedding... Read More

Travel Post by Migrationology on the 07-06-15


Sabah – where I was born

Sabah is a Malaysian state that occupies the northern corner of the island of Borneo. Blessed with superb white sandy beaches and coral islands, and large tracts of virgin tropical... Read More

Travel Post by Velvet Escape on the 07-05-15


Runaway Photo: More Kota Kinabalu Sunset

  More photos of Kota Kinabalu sunset are here! Kota Kinabalu is famous for their exquisite sunsets. I already show-offed how gorgeous those sunsets are from my previous photo essay. The world... Read More

Travel Post by Runaway Juno on the 03-04-15


Where to go for Southeast Asia’s best street food

Thanks for following and reading Overland Travel Adventures from Go, See, Write One of the things that makes Southeast Asia so enticing to foreign travelers is its abundance of cheap street... Read More

Travel Post by Go See Write on the 31-03-15


Night Golf in Borneo

Today’s travel article comes from @Mrtravellab. My golf isn’t good enough to play at night. Or during the day, come to think of it…But, as one consultant surgeon I worked for... Read More

Travel Post by Inside the Travel Lab on the 15-02-15


3 Easy Malaysian Recipes

Pin Now, Read Later Cooking in Malaysia Let’s get one or two things clear right from the start. I love cooking but I’m hardly a chef. I love food but I’m hardly... Read More

Travel Post by Inside the Travel Lab on the 25-01-15


A Borneo Night Safari

Baby crocodiles and boats… It’s not every day you find a baby crocodile swishing through the water by your side. But it is something that happens every night, or thereabouts, on... Read More

Travel Post by Inside the Travel Lab on the 19-01-15


Walking Off Into the Sunset: Beautiful Places in Sabah

Beautiful Places to Stay It is a truth universally acknowledged that the sun doth set every night. Quite why it should do so in a meek and miserly way in... Read More

Travel Post by Inside the Travel Lab on the 13-01-15


2014: my year of travel

Gosh! Another year comes to a close and another begins! 2014 was a wonderful travel year for me. I chalked up tens of thousands of miles, visiting twelve countries on five... Read More

Travel Post by Velvet Escape on the 30-12-14


Plane views: Kuala Lumpur

I’ve always wanted to capture an aerial view of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, for my Plane Views series. Kuala Lumpur is the capital of Malaysia and with a population of approximately 1.6... Read More

Travel Post by Velvet Escape on the 18-12-14


How Asia Changed My Life

The travel bug bit me at an early age. My father was in the military and we were stationed overseas and within the US throughout my childhood. I’ll admit that sometimes... Read More

Travel Post by ThePlanetD on the 13-09-14