Category Archive: Travel

Trip Report Asia 2013: Day 5: Kuala Lumpur

Back to Cedar on 15 for breakfast again – we swore we would try the Asian Delights breakfast down at ground floor – but the view up here was too nice. Batu Caves… Continue reading

Trip Report Asia 2013: Day 4: Kuala Lumpur

Today our friends from back home arrived – they took the overnight flight out of the Gold Coast so made it to the hotel at about 6am.  Tip for people contemplating that –… Continue reading

Trip Report Asia 2013: Day 3: Kuala Lumpur

Up reasonably early this morning, I think our bodies are still in pre-holiday work mode – so managed to be at Breakfast by about 8:00am. The Impiana has just opened a new restaurant… Continue reading

Trip Report Asia 2013: Day 2: Gold Coast to Kuala Lumpur

Day 2: Trip Starts Proper: Early start this morning, at least the benefit of staying so close to the airport is it literally is only 5 mins and you are there.  So we… Continue reading

Trip Report Asia 2013: Day 1: Brisbane to Gold Coast

So we are off again – 27 days away; Heading back to Singapore for the Formula 1 Grand Prix via Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia first up then onto Bali after Singapore.  This holiday was… Continue reading

Destination Guide: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (Part 1–Essentials)

Welcome to Kuala Lumpur, affectionately known as KL, the capital city of Malaysia and a melting pot of the best that Asia has to offer.  Offering visitors a tropical rainforest climate with constant… Continue reading

Destination Guide: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (Part 2–Things to do)

In our previous blog post we covered some of the basics of Kuala Lumpur – how to get around and some of the key things about the city.  This time we want to… Continue reading

Destination Guides: Singapore (Part Two – Things to See)

As previously mentioned there are a number of distinct areas in Singapore – 3 main cultural districts which are Little India, Chinatown, and Arab Street; as well as a wide range of other… Continue reading

Destination Guide: Singapore (Part One – Basics)

Singapore I have no qualms about saying Singapore is easily one of my favourite places in the world to visit and I would love to be able to spend more time there than… Continue reading

Day 12: Departure Day

We knew this day would have to come at some point – the end of the holiday.  Fortunately though our flight out this evening wasn’t until just after midnight.  So we would have… Continue reading