ONE WEEK IN MALAYSIA: MELAKA [2018.03.03-04]

Day 4: Melaka I arrived super early in Melaka and it was still dark since they have a pretty late sunrise and sunset here as compared to the Philippines. After waiting some time at the bus stop, I decided to go to a nearby restaurant that is actually open for 24 hours. I had nasi…

ONE WEEK IN MALAYSIA: PENANG CITY TOUR 2 [2018.03.01-02]

Day 2: Penang My second day was spent at Kek Lok Si Temple and Penang Hill. They’re both pretty far from the city, but closer to each other. Also, I woke up pretty late. Seriously, the bed at the Queen’s Hostel is so comfortable and curtains don’t really give you an idea what time it…

ONE WEEK IN MALAYSIA: PENANG CITY TOUR 1 [2018.02.27-28]

I was excited to go back to Malaysia – solo this time! This is my third time after Kota Kinabalu in 2014, and Kuala Lumpur in 2016. I spent 3 days in Penang, 2 days in Melaka, and 2 days in Kuala Lumpur. There wasn’t really a lot of preparations for this trip other than…

A BREATHER IN BRUNEI [2018.08.16-19]

I booked Brunei last year during one of CebuPac’s sales cause Celine and I have been ticking off ASEAN countries from our list. Brunei is one of the last 2. I initially booked a 5-day trip but things happened at work and I couldn’t be gone for so long, so 2 months before the trip,…