Category Archives: TRAVEL-MALAYSIA

[EXPLORE JB] SANRIO HELLO KITTY TOWN- “CANDY PARADE” HAPPENING IN PUTERI HARBOUR, MALAYSIA

SANRIO HELLO KITTY TOWN launches the “Candy Parade”, a new interactive Hello Kitty show featuring an exciting choreography that promises a sweet experience for all visitors to the theme park. Continue reading [EXPLORE JB] SANRIO HELLO KITTY TOWN- “CANDY PARADE” HAPPENING IN PUTERI HARBOUR, MALAYSIA

[JB EATS] CHEOT NUN KOREAN DESSERT CAFÉ- ONE OF THE BEST BINGSU IN JOHOR BAHRU

Cheot Nun Korean Dessert Café was opened late last year (2016) and I have visited the place 2nd time including my recent visit. The Korean Dessert Café located next to Sprout (fine dining restaurant) and a short distance from City Square JB & Komtar Mall. You can take a cab, uber or grab here with less than RM8. I wouldn’t advise you to walk even though it is a walking distance from CIQ. I think I should include this in my Johor Food By Foot Guide listing. Continue reading [JB EATS] CHEOT NUN KOREAN DESSERT CAFÉ- ONE OF THE BEST BINGSU IN JOHOR BAHRU

[JB EATS] HOMIBING PERMAS JAYA- ANOTHER KOREAN DESSERT CAFÉ IN JOHOR BAHRU

Another Korean Dessert Café opened in Johor Bahru in February 2017 and this time is located in Permas Jaya. Homibing Korean Dessert Café is the latest addition café in Johor Bahru. It is located along the new shop houses along Jalan Permas 1/15. It is approximately 30 minutes drive from the town. The whole building looks grand and has the classic exterior look. The interior is nicely decorated and perfect for #ootd shots. Continue reading [JB EATS] HOMIBING PERMAS JAYA- ANOTHER KOREAN DESSERT CAFÉ IN JOHOR BAHRU

[JB EATS] ALONA COCONUT- NOT YOUR USUAL MEE REBUS

Alona Coconut located along the roadside of Jalan Ibrahim Sultan, Stulang Laut is known for its coconut drinks including milkshake. Other than their coconut drinks, their mee rebus is also one of the highlight. So, I decided to check it out on the Saturday morning. All thanks to google map, I managed to reach the destination. Continue reading [JB EATS] ALONA COCONUT- NOT YOUR USUAL MEE REBUS

[JOHOR BAHRU] GOURMET TRAILS MARKETPLACE & DELI – A FEELING OF HOME AT 1 MEDINI HUB

1 Medini Hub located within Medini in Iskandar Malaysia is a relatively new area to explore. It is the first residential condominium in Medini which is a few minutes drive away from Legoland Johor Bahru. Thanks to KK, I get to know this new place and we visited Gourmet Trails Marketplace and Deli recently with Tony (Johor Kaki). Continue reading [JOHOR BAHRU] GOURMET TRAILS MARKETPLACE & DELI – A FEELING OF HOME AT 1 MEDINI HUB

[JOHOR BAHRU] 5 FAVOURITE REASONS THAT DOUBLETREE BY HILTON JB IS YOUR NEXT GIRLS OUTING STAYCATION FOR THE WEEKEND

It seems like staycation in DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru has been a yearly affair for me. This is my third time staying here and this time round is rather different from the past. My first two staycation was with my parents because they have complimentary vouchers after signing up as Hilton Honors. But this time is a weekend staycation with my girlfriend just across the causeway. Continue reading [JOHOR BAHRU] 5 FAVOURITE REASONS THAT DOUBLETREE BY HILTON JB IS YOUR NEXT GIRLS OUTING STAYCATION FOR THE WEEKEND

[PENANG EATS] LIYAQAT ALI NASI KANDAR BERATUR

Nasi Kandar is one of the signature Malaysian dish and is also a Penang staple. Nasi Kandar is quite similar as Chinese chai peng but this is a plate of steamed rice with variety of curry-based meat dishes and vegetables. I was in Penang sometime back and decided to check out one of the famous Nasi Kandar Beratur around 10pm at night. Continue reading [PENANG EATS] LIYAQAT ALI NASI KANDAR BERATUR

[PENANG EATS] TOH SOON CAFÉ – OLD SCHOOL COFFEESHOP LEBUH CAMPBELL

Toh Soon Café located at Lebuh Campbell has become one of the must-visit place when you are in Penang. I visited them in year 2014 and 2 years later I am back again with my friends. The shop is located in a narrow alley (lorong in Malay language) and is a walking distance to Penang street art mural. As compared with my visit 2 years back, Toh Soon has become more popular and securing the seat is getting harder too. Continue reading [PENANG EATS] TOH SOON CAFÉ – OLD SCHOOL COFFEESHOP LEBUH CAMPBELL

[JB ] HOLIDAY VILLA JOHOR BAHRU- STAYCATION HOTEL REVIEW

Holiday Villa Johor Bahru is the latest hotel in Johor Bahru City Centre which welcomes guests from early March 2016. The 4-star hotel comprises Superior, Deluxe and Premium Suite rooms. I did a booking through Agoda for a weekend staycation because there is having opening special promotion! And guess how much I paid for the Premium Suites? It was S$137.38 (~RM409.39) per night. The initial price was S$188.20 (~RM560.84) for their opening promotion special. I managed to use my Agoda points to deduct. So, yeah! More Savings for us! Continue reading [JB ] HOLIDAY VILLA JOHOR BAHRU- STAYCATION HOTEL REVIEW

8 TYPES PEOPLE YOU ENCOUNTER WHILE CROSSING THE CAUSEWAY

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As the exchange rate getting attractive (SGD 1 : RM3) , more and more people starting to cross the causeway especially over the weekend to spend. And the custom immigration is getting crowded with Malaysian working in Singapore and people going to Singapore to splurge. The traffic is horrible especially on Friday evening onwards and towards the Sunday. If you ever travel across the causeway using public transport, here are 8 types of people you encounter throughout the journey. Continue reading 8 TYPES PEOPLE YOU ENCOUNTER WHILE CROSSING THE CAUSEWAY