Diary Entry: Day 5 of my family holiday in Malaysia last year

Diary Entry: Day 5 of my family holiday in Malaysia last year

I just recently stumbled upon something I wrote almost a year ago before I went on my first solo trip. It's always so interesting reading something I wrote in the past because it's almost like I'm digging up old feelings or even watching a scene from a movie in my life. Sometimes it's embarrassing because [...]

INDIA DIARY ENTRY #2 The Flight to Delhi – 25 February 2018

The day has finally come. This long anticipated trip I've been planning since the end of last year has finally arrived...and my emotions are certainly mixed. I'm equally excited and nervous because I almost have no idea what to expect. Even my journey on this plane has been a mix of good and bad. Note - [...]

What it’s like to spend Chinese New Year in Malaysia (Ipoh)

What it’s like to spend Chinese New Year in Malaysia (Ipoh)

For those who haven’t read my previous blogs, I was born in Malaysia and like many Malaysians, my family is of Chinese descent. We typically celebrate Chinese New Year (CNY) every year. It’s like Christmas on steroids. Growing up, I used to go back every two years to my hometown in Ipoh to see my [...]