Category: Malaysia

kid guitar

Kuala Lumpur/Sydney – ‘Just a Kid & a Guitar’

I just sat there and watched the majority of people leave their seats and form one big queue to show their tickets before boarding the flight.  Have you ever noticed this while you’re waiting in departures?  As soon as they announce that the flight is ready to board, most people surge and form a huge…



Petronas Towers

Kuala Lumpur – ‘This Is KL!’

After two months of beaches, hazy hammocks and clear waters, it was actually quite nice to see the city (crazy as it may sound!). I’m not really a ‘city’ person, there are too many people rushing around like demented ants acting important and failing to smile. But arriving in KL, I looked up at the…



Malaysia, Indonesia & Singapore (all in a week!) – ‘Bethany’

I’m writing this blog post from the bottom of my heart and it’s about a girl called Bethany. I met Bethany for the first time when I was on Koh Tao in Thailand in February. It was very brief, she was trying to get a taxi to the port, she was pretty, fair hair with…



Chinatown Kuala Lumpur

Malaysia – ‘Cimla to Chinatown (within 36 hours!)’

I was teary eyed getting onto the National Express bus from Port Talbot to Heathrow. It’s always difficult saying goodbye to all your family before you go on a trip, especially when you’re on a one way ticket and have no exact return date. It was 6am, so I stuck in my headphones, turned the…