Where I’ve stayed: Via Via Guesthouse, Jogjakarta

I stayed at Via Via with my parents and partner. We had 2 different rooms and this review is of our opinion based on our  7 nights stay experience at Via Via Guesthouse in Jogja. It is in no way represent the opinion of others. We have no personal or business relationship with this establishment…

Where I’ve Stayed: Orange Pekoe Guesthouse, Kuala Lumpur

This review is of our opinion based on our 3 nights stay experience at Orange Pekoe Guesthouse and in no way represent the opinion of others. We have no personal or business relationship with this establishment nor are we receiving any form of incentive from them. Date stayed: 02 Jan 2014 – 05 Jan 2014 Type…

The Specialty of Southeast Asian Food

Food has always been a huge part of my life but I never really knew why. What I meant was that I have never consciously thought much about it. I just knew that I enjoy food very much and have a strange satisfaction from it. Please don’t get me wrong, it is nothing to do…

Where I’ve stayed: Le Metrotel, Ipoh

This review is of our opinion based on our 2 nights stay experience at Le Metrotel Hotel and in no way represent the opinion of others. We have no personal or business relationship with this establishment nor are we receiving any form of incentive from them. Date stayed: 01 Jan 2014 – 02 Jan 2014 Type…

Where I’ve stayed: Super 8 Hotel, Penang

This review is of our opinion based on our 2 nights stay experience at Super 8 Hotel and in no way represent the opinion of others. We have no personal or business relationship with this establishment nor are we receiving any form of incentive from them. Date stayed: 30 Dec 2013 – 01 Jan 2014…

Where I’ve stayed: Flash.Back Homestay, Penang

This review is of our opinion based on our 1 night stay experience at Flash.Back Homestay and in no way represent the opinion of others. We have no personal or business relationship with this establishment nor are we receiving any form of incentive from them. Date stayed: 29 Dec 2013-30 Dec 2013 Type of Room: Double…

Where I’ve Stayed: Old Town Guesthouse, Melaka

This review is of our opinion based on our 2 nights stay experience at Old Town Guesthouse and in no way represent the opinion of others. We have no personal or business relationship with this establishment nor are we receiving any form of incentive from them. Date stayed: 27 Dec 2013 – 29 Dec 2013 Type…

Where I’ve Stayed: Five Stones Hostel, Singapore

This review is of our opinion based on our 3 nights stay experience at Five Stones Hostel and in no way represent the opinion of others. Date stayed: 24 Dec 2013 – 27 Dec 2013 Type of Room: 14 Bed Mixed Dorm Paid: SGD$31 a night/per person Location:  61 South Bridge Road, #02-01 Singapore 058691…

Siem Reap Visual Overview #9 – Preah Khan

Visited on the 26th December 2012 (Wednesday) Day 03 Summary from Ancient Angkor Books Guide (Michael Freeman & Claude Jacques) Date: Late 12th century (1191) Style: Bayon Reign: Jayavarman VII, alterations by Jayavarman VIII   According to the ancient Angkor guide, Preah Khan was more than a temple. It was a buddhist temple with over 1000 teachers. Imagine…

Siem Reap Visual Overview #8 – Angkor Wat & Angkor Thom

Visited on the 26th December 2012 (Wednesday) Day 03 Summary from Ancient Angkor Books Guide (Michael Freeman & Claude Jacques) Date: Early 12th (Between 1113 and 1150) with later additions Style: Angkor Wat Reign: Suryavarman II Highlights: World largest religious monument A complete realised microcosm of the Hindu universe, culminating in the 5 peaks of Mount Meru Rich in details…

Siem Reap Visual Overview #7 – Kampong Pluk and hanging out in Pub Street

Visited on the 25th December 2012 (Tuesday) Evening of Day 02 From Beng Mealea, we visited Kampong Pluk, the floating village.  At first we were undecided to do either Kampong Pluk or Chong Kneas Floating Village because we had heard different comments/opinions on these. We finally decided on doing Kampong Pluk because of what we heard from…

Siem Reap Visual Overview #6 – Out and About!

Visited on the 25th December 2012 (Tuesday) Temple Visit Day 02 Merry Christmas everyone! We didn’t wanted to get Wat-out (temple fatigue) thus we decided to only do temples on alternate day.  In saying that, we are still visiting a temple but it on the out skirt of Siem Reap. We had to travel in the tuk…