Category Malaysia

Abandoned Places: In Langkawi

I’ve just passed my year anniversary in Malaysia due to COVID and it’s shortly coming up to my 5 month anniversary in Langkawi. I still can’t quite believe it! Langkawi is a beautiful archipelago of 99 islands, or 104 if it’s low tide, situated on the north west coast of Peninsular Malaysia. It’s also South […]

Final weeks in Malaysia?

Hello!  I’m STILL here, in Malaysia.  5 months in.  How are you doing? The current MCO (Movement Control Order) is due to end 31st August.  If you haven’t seen my post on why I decided to stay in Malaysia during the pandemic, then to quickly recap – the Malaysian government have granted us tourists on […]

Why I chose to stay in Malaysia during the pandemic

On March 12, the WHO organisation declared COVID-19 as a pandemic and the world quickly started shutting down.  I had been in Malaysia for a week.  I had already been in Chiang Mai where the first case was declared a week into my month stay in January.  No bother, direct flights were cancelled from China […]

Six months already…

Six months have flown past since I left on my trip.  I was just reading back on my last post I’m back?! and how I talked about how I didn’t really have much time to put fingers to keys to write about my travels and I laughed.  I’ve found myself in Australia for the past two months, […]