Category: Malaysia Truly Asia

Free Things to do in Penang Hill

If you go up in Penang Hill there is a saying : “You’ve never been to penang if you never been to Penang Hill” Obviously just a catchy marketing strategy but to me it is true. Penang Hill Trip is not complete without going up to this little paradise in Penang. Take a taxi from

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Gorgeous Georgetown of Penang Malaysia

So here am I again posting about my current city of residence. PENANG Malaysia! Actually these post is just an excuse for a photo dump! I have a lot of photos of Penang in my phone and I thought why not share it with you guys? In this post I will focus more on what

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Taiping Zoo Malaysia

It’s our first time to visit this zoo and we were so impressed how natural this zoo is. Situated in the heart of Taiping Malaysia this is the most green zoo I’ve even seen. Taiping is just an hour drive from Ipoh and 3-4 hours drive from Kuala Lumpur Malaysia. I am a big lover

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Batu Caves Kuala Lumpur with Young Kids

This was our first time to visit this famous Batu Caves. I’ve been to KL many times but never had the chance to swing by. Batu Caves is just 30 minutes away from KL town, you can take a taxi there if you don’t drive. This is a Hindu temple situated in a majestic Batu

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Langkawi : Off the Beaten Path in Pregnant Maiden Island

The week of 2018 Malaysian General Election, we managed to score a cheap airasia flight to Langkawi on 29rm one way from Penang yay! Reached Langkawi at night and went straight to the Pekan Rabu jetty and took a 15 minute boat ride to Dayang Bunting Island or Pregnant Maiden Island. Since it’s already night

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Hidden Turtle Beach of Penang

Finally we made it to Turtle Beach on our Off day which is usually Mondays . It means fewer tourist! yay! We are frequent visitor of Monkey beach but never set foot to turtle beach before. Monkey beach is just 10-minute boat ride away from Turtle beach. From the entrance of Penang National Park you

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Things to do with Kids in Kuala Lumpur

things to do in Kuala Lumpur with toddler

There’s a lot of interesting things family with kids can do in KL. My daughter is an active 2.5 year old girl who loves adventure. Heres some of the things we visited in KL. 1. Kuala Lumpur Zoo I love zoo because its not too crowded. Its very spacious and clean. I heard from my

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Summer Palace in Beijing with Baby

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Summer Palace is a very beautiful place. You can easily spend the whole day here. We brought our 2 year old girl with her stroller and thats the biggest mistake we’ve done. This place has a lot of stairs as it is situated in a hill. Upon realizing that it is uphill we left the

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Easy Hike in Penang Botanic Garden with Toddler

It was a beautiful Monday morning and we decided to trek the easiest trail in Penang Botanic Garden. The Curtis Trail is 1.5km partly uphill trek. It is an easy 30-40 minutes trek. Maybe shorter for others. We brought our 2.5 year old daughter and she enjoyed it so much. We went around 10am. It

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Penang Botanic Gardens

Penang Botanic Garden formerly known as Waterfall garden. This place is just amazing. Literally a garden in the forest, it is considered unique around the world . The garden is divided by streams of water wherein the head of it is a grand waterfalls. Unfortunately this waterfall is not open for public due to safety

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Penang National Park

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Penang National Park is home of beautiful rainforest with cool treks and amazing beaches. Located in north-west part of Penang Island, it is considered the smallest National Park in the world but don’t let the size stops you from visiting as this park will literally take your breath away if you give it a chance.

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Things to do in Penang with Kids

My Daughter Summer is an active 2.5years old toddler who loves outdoor, animals, loves to climb anything and love to jump in muddy puddles. Few months ago we embarked into journey of nature-rich parenting. We decided to intentionally bring her out to nature everyday even just an hour. Nature helps her to calm down and

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7 Days Nature Walk Challenge 

A generation of children is not only being raised indoors, but is being confined to even smaller spaces. Jane Clark, a University of Maryland professor of kinesiology . . . calls them “containerized kids”–they spend more and more time in car seats, high chairs, and even baby seats for watching TV. When small children go

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5 Amazing Reasons to Visit Penang, Malaysia 

I want to be extra grateful today. I decided to rediscover #Penang – the city where I’m currently living. Because it’s my birthday today. Yay! For those who are not familiar in Malaysia Penang is located in the northern part of Peninsular Malaysia. It is 3 hours drive up to the border of Southern Thailand

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Lovely Langkawi with 1.5 year old baby

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It’s my first time to set foot in Langkawi, Malaysia. I heard so much about it since I moved to Singapore but didn’t have the chance to visit. But now that im living in Penang, I will not miss the opportunity.We flew from Penang around 5pm and arrived langkawi before 6pm. It only took us

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