Makassar, Indonesia’s Hidden Gem

Talk about Indonesia, the first thing that comes to mind is the famous island of Bali, Jakarta, Bandung and the list goes until the whole Island of Java including rising star, Yogyakarta. Over the years, people have been flocking to these cities over and over again without noticing there are still lots of wonderful places…

Travel Myanmar | Yangon | Riding Yangon’s Circular Train

Never for a second I ever thought off sitting for 3 hours on an old, uncomfortable and pack with full of locals train ride would be a tourist attraction. This world is full of surprises and in fact, this tourist attraction is one of the most fascinating and a must do activities while travelling Yangon….

Travel Myanmar | Yangon | Majestic Shwedagon Pagoda

The Shwedagon Pagoda is considered one of Myanmar’s landmark that one should not miss! This magnificent golden stupa towering over the city can be seen most places in Yangon! Regarded as the “Burma Crown“, it is considered to hold the world’s oldest Buddhist stupa – dating back 2,000 years ago! When me and my friend…

Yangon, And My Impressions of Myanmar!

Talk about Yangon and I bet all would know this is the land of Aung San Suu Kyi, which she fought for Independence and Freedom for her people over the past decades. Surprisingly, not many people had travel into Myanmar given that they had just opened up for tourism in 2012 after 50 years of…

We Got Scammed in Bangkok & We Enjoy It

You read it right! Back in 2016 March, me and a friend of mine (we) were scammed in Bangkok – literally being force to pay for entrance because we can’t do anything! We were completely stunt and our promise was not being honored. We thought we were pretty educated on the scams creeping around Bangkok but…

Bangkok or Chiang Mai: Thailand for Newbies

Over the past ten years, Thailand has been in every backpackers or travelers’ favorite destination. It is doubt as the cheapest place to backpack or simply the best country for a short vacation (well, for most Malaysians). You can simply find anything ranging from shopping, cultural, ancient ruins to beaches, it’s all here in Thailand….

Ayutthaya – Back in Time and Reunited with Temple Ruins

Bangkok is always one of the preferred destination for everyone but not many know that Ayutthaya can be a day trip in your agenda while you’re in Bangkok. While I was in Vientiane spending my few days there before heading to Udon Thani, I did some research where can I go before heading straight to Bangkok…

Vientiane – Is it worth skipping it?

As a backpacker / traveler, we tend to read about places before or perhaps during when we visit one destination. Many argued that one shouldn’t spend so much time on Vientiane but there are some saying otherwise. Despite being arguably one of the smallest capital cities you’ll visit in Asia and overshadowed by it’s famous…

Uniquely Laos – The Charming Old Town of Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang, the best place to be in Southeast Asia. That’s a pretty immense title to live up to. I was surprised when guidebooks and other bloggers described the town as one of the best place to travel. Exotic temples, unique yet simple museums, vibrant night markets and friendly local made this little town a…

Baan Santichon – A Yunnan Village in Thailand

Just approximate 5 KM, outskirts of the wonderful Pai town, Northern Thailand lies a village called Baan Santichon (also known as Santichon Village). It is one of the most popular attractions in Pai. There are also debates saying that this is another tourist trap in Northern Thailand. However, in my point of view, this is…