I was referring to the attire that I wore when travelling to the two Holy Cities. On departure day. The abaya/robe is just soooooooo pretty and amazingly cool to wear despite the outside heat. However, travelling from KL to Jeddah is no laughing matter. That’s a good 9 hour flight not including idling time before … Continue reading It Is Scandalous!!
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
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?
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)
The Daughter and I arrived in Langkawi in the early morning of that Sunday. Took a taxi from the airport to the chalet and dropped off our bags before getting ready for an early morning island hopping tour. I love the ocean and have gone for this island hopping tour for many times. I just … Continue reading Island Hopping Tour In Langkawi (And Why Monkeys Drink Beer On Pulau Beras Basah)
(Hanie blogging from the dining room while waiting for The Daughter to eat her very late lunch. The smell of gulai tempoyak ikan tenggiri and timun tua wafting in the air, threatening a hunger pang in my tummy wummy……) Ok, so she isn’t exactly a teenager anymore..but if all else are left to me, she … Continue reading Fixing A Daughter With A Broken Heart
……when I feel like leaving the hectic life of the city and enjoy the day in the sun. …..when I feel like soaking my feet in the warm waters of the ocean ….when watching sunset followed a great seafood dinner sounds like a plan It’s just one of those days……….. Continue reading It’s Just One Of Those Days…..