• 10 Fun and Affordable Things to Do in Malacca

    In 2008, Malacca was listed as one of UNESCO’s world heritage sites, thanks to its historic beauty and how well preserved the colonial buildings are. The Declaration of Malacca as a Historical City on April 15 recognises 500 years of cultural and trading exchanges between the East and the...
  • 6 Fun Things to Do in Putrajaya and Cyberjaya

    Whenever the average Malaysian hears the words “Putrajaya” and “Cyberjaya”, their minds quickly conjure up something related to work. Putrajaya was established in 1995 with the purpose of being the federal administrative centre of the country while Cyberjaya was opened two years later as a key part of Malaysia’s...
  • 5 Beautiful Road Trips in Malaysia You Should Take Once in Your Lifetime

    There’s a famous quote which goes: “It isn’t about the destination, it’s about the journey”. Although the saying defines the journey of life, it can also be adapted to the experience of travelling. Sure, we may not always have the budget to go on foreign and exotic holidays. But...
  • An exclusive interview with Gerard J. Inzerillo, CEO Forbes Travel Guide.

    We had the pleasure to do an exclusive interview this month with a visionary known for his trademark innovation and extensive network of contacts in tourism, hospitality, entertainment and business – Gerard J. Inzerillo, CEO Forbes Travel Guide.    Forbes Travel Guide is the only independent, global rating for...
  • Must-Go Locations for the Artsy-Fartsy in Malaysia

    Though Malaysia is great for its food, beaches, islands, and nature, the art scene in the country is steadily getting more recognition. There are now countless art galleries and venues dedicated to displaying masterpieces from local and regional artists. But the art in Malaysia isn’t just confined in the...
  • The China Bar Review

    The first thing you notice when you enter The China Bar is the unique ambiance and interior design. The decorations combine fire with  shadows, elegant dragon designs on the walls and beautiful dim lights that create a mysterious speak easy classy atmosphere. What we discovered is that The China...
  • Must-Go Locations for the Artsy-Fartsy in Malaysia

    Though Malaysia is great for its food, beaches, islands, and nature, the art scene in the country is steadily getting more recognition. There are now countless art galleries and venues dedicated to displaying masterpieces from local and regional artists. But the art in Malaysia isn’t just confined in the...
  • Traveloka takes SEA Games to greater heights with exclusive flight and hotel deals

    KUALA LUMPUR, 12 August 2017 – Traveloka, a leading travel booking app for domestic and international destinations in Southeast Asia, has announced its participation in the upcoming 29th SEA Games and 9th ASEAN Para Games as a Gold Sponsor. In support of its role as official online travel partner,...
  • Introducing Traveloka, the leading flight and hotel booking platform across Southeast Asia

    I’m proud to present our first and exclusive travel partner for the KL Expat Malaysia community. We all travel, and we all want good deals and tips for our weekend escapades or long distance journeys. Introducing Traveloka, the leading flight and hotel booking platform for all types of travellers...
  • Mercato welcomes you to a whole new experience. May 2017

    We were invited to the newly refurbished store at Pavilion Shopping Mall to see how the new Mercato looks like. To be fair we didn’t know what to expect. It’s a supermarket, a grocery store, what is there to attract attention? Does it really need an official opening? It...
  • Experience Forbidden City

    Maybe some of you don’t know it, others have been there already, the new music club in town is called Forbidden City. And when I say music, I’m talking about quality, old school, new age, live, beautiful music. You already know about No Black Tie and others of it’s...
  • Asia’s 9 most overlooked destinations

    Asia has so many hidden gems that have charmed travellers seeking unique experiences. Skyscanner brings you nine secret destinations in Asia that you must add to your travel bucket list.   1. Koh Rong Island, Cambodia Most of us think of the majestic Angkor Wat when we think of...