Penang

Nick and I left Tonsai and took a boat, tuk tuk, and bus, to the border city, Hat Yai. As the Malaysian border was closed for the evening we decided to spend the night in Hat Yai and explore the local market. The market was extremely hip and not only did we indulge in delicious…

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Kuala Lumpur

After spending 4 days in Kuala Lumpur, I have to say this has become one of my favorite cities. Nick and I arrived to KL by bus and were astonished by the modern bus station, which felt more like an airport. We saw familiar brands like Black Diamond, Garmin and Huka advertised outside of a…

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Kuching, Borneo

“Prepare for landing,” the Captain said as we hovered over Kuching. As we began our decent, we started to see fireworks. We continued to look and saw at least a dozen firework shows in the city. Our Malay seatmate told us that Chinese New Year celebrations would continue until midnight. Colors lit up the night…

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