Malaysia

Guide to Exploring Kuala Lumpur on a Budget

by Audrey on April 11, 2013

Sam at the Batu Caves

Oh, Kuala Lumpur! A city that can overwhelm the senses. As one of the fastest growing cities in South East Asia, Kuala Lumpur is loud, in your face, bustling with traffic, and full of colours and smells… It’s a lot to take in, but if you take the time to slow down and focus on […]

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Our feature travel photo of the day is of the magnificent water color display at night going on just outside the base of the Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur.

Our feature travel photo of the day is of the magnificent water color display at night going on just outside the base of the Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur. Although the otherworldly Petronas Towers are the reason many hop off at KLCC station, the illuminated water display is one of the reasons many stick around […]

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Petronas Towers at Night

by Samuel on March 28, 2013

Our experiences traveling in Malaysia for 1 Month

In this travel video we visit the magnificent Petronas Towers (aka Menara Petronas Twin Towers) at night when they shine brightly in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Although the towers are magnificent and impressive during any time of day they truly shine at night. Crowds of locals and tourists flock to watch the ever impressive light shows […]

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Our experiences traveling in Malaysia for 1 Month

In our latest travel video we sit down for a cup of tea and noodles at one of favorite restaurants in the Chinatown district of Kuala Lumpur to discuss and review our one month experience of traveling in Malaysia covering Penang, Malacca, the Cameron Highlands and Kuala Lumpur. We start off by discussing our favorite […]

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Kuala Lumpur Bird Park Aviary

by Samuel on March 24, 2013

Kuala Lumpur Bird Park Aviary

In our latest travel video we venture off to visit the Kuala Lumpur Bird Park Aviary (Taman Burung in Malay) not far from our guesthouse in Chinatown, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. With over 3000 birds (200 species) KL Bird park is the largest walk-in free-flight aviary in the world. It took us 45 minutes on foot […]

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Clan Jetties Stilt Houses located in George Town, Penang, Malaysia

In this travel video we venture off to explore the Clan Jetties Stilt Houses of the Penang Heritage Trail located in historic UNESCO heritage city George Town, Penang, Malaysia. Visiting the stilt villages was something both of us really wanted to do and was one of the top attractions in George Town we wanted to […]

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Exploring Colonial Mansions of George Town, Penang

In this travel video we wake early to explore the inner city of UNESCO heritage George Town wandering around the alleys and colonial mansions of this city on Pulau Penang Island, Malaysia. We’re greeted along the way by many friendly cats and dogs. As we wander around we notice many colonial mansions in various conditions […]

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Little India in George Town, Penang, Malaysia

by Samuel on March 20, 2013

Little India in George Town, Penang, Malaysia

This is a travel video of us exploring the neighborhood of Little India, an ethnic Indian enclave, located in the heart of UNESCO heritage city George Town, Penang, Malaysia. As we wandered down Little India we were assaulted by a series of colorful saris, thumping Hindu music and hustle and bustle of vendors, street merchants […]

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Eating Dim Sum and Drinking Chinese Tea for breakfast in George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Before sunrise we woke up early with the thoughts of eating dim sum and drinking Chinese tea for breakfast on our minds, so we headed down Lebuh Cintra (Cintra Street) to find a great place that is popular with both locals and foreigners alike in George Town, Penang, Malaysia. As the lovely ladies wheeled carts […]

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Kek Lok Si Buddhist Temple Travel Video

by Samuel on March 17, 2013

Kek Lok Si Buddhist Temple Travel Video

This is a travel video of us exploring the enormous Kek Lok Si Buddhist temple of Supreme Bliss (极乐寺 or 極樂寺) located in Air Itam, Penang, Malaysia. With elements of Mahayana Buddhism and Chinese traditions it’s one of the largest Buddhist temples in all of SE Asia. In order to get there we took bus […]

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