I arrived in Kuala Lumpur sometime in 1991 after living in Pahang all of my life. My then-husband applied for a transfer back to the city after he decided a transfer to the backwaters of Rompin, Pahang was out of question. At that time, I was working for a well known travel agency and had … Continue reading Kuala Lumpur, My City
I was talking to my friend, Mohan just days before the recent Deepavali. We met in April at the IFTDO 2013 this year in New Delhi through the President of an association that I belong to. He’s doing well at his new job and have been asking George and I to make that trip over … Continue reading Remembering India, The Land Of Contrasts
PART 1 – The journeys of past I was inspired to write down my thoughts today after reading a blog by the CEO of Marriott International, Arne Sorenson. He asked a simple question – “Do you remember your first road trip or even your first trip on a plane?” What a thought provoking question. I … Continue reading Do You Remember Your First Road Trip Or Even Your First Trip On A Plane?
The first time George arrived in Kuala Lumpur, he was pleasantly surprised at how modern the airport was. Shiny, stainless steel and glass gleaming. The drive out from the airport towards home was a breeze considering that the KLIA Expressway was a 6-lane carriageway. Some parts of the highway is an 8-lane of dual carriageway … Continue reading This Is Malaysia
The long awaited album. I had forgotten where I placed the thumb drive to upload the pictures from. Silly me. This wonderful trip was taken over a long weekend stretching over only 3 days in May 2012 but felt it was longer. Wonderful drive right along the coastal road. We so love the East Coast … Continue reading Kuala Lumpur-Kuantan-Tioman-Malacca-Kuala Lumpur
Our room has a balcony with sunlight and shielded away from the noises of the busy street by green plants and tall bamboo trees. Pretty. Check out Pergola Hotel, Melaka. Part of the alleyways of the famous Jonker Street. Moi with the famous Malaccan artist, TiTi at his gallery in Jonker Street. We always stop … Continue reading One Of Them Trips To Historical Melaka (Post Holiday)
(Hanie blogging from the comfort of her air conditioned room, slowly recovering from a bout of terrible cough and high fever. She has been sick! Ughhhhh!) The Daughter and I came from Langkawi last 29th January. Between then and now, I lost track of at least a good four days of my life due to … Continue reading As The Year Of The Water Dragon Enters