Earlier this year, my parents travelled from the UK to visit me in Singapore. Unaccustomed to the tropical heat, I planned a road trip into the cooler climes of Malaysia’s Cameron Highlands.
The Cameron Highlands are named after British explorer William Cameron, who mapped the area in 1885. During the colonial era, the British turned it into a mountain resort for those stationed in Malaya – a place to escape from the hot and humid tropical climate.
Rolling hillsides carpeted with lush greenery make for Teletubbyland-like scenery. With temperatures rarely going above 30°C, the air is fresher and cooler than surrounding lower lands. But what are my top 5 things to do?
We spent a weekend exploring the Malaysian capital city of Kuala Lumpur, known as KL. Over a jam-packed three days we took in the sights, smells and sounds of the city. Keep on reading
A holiday in Singapore can be tricky to pack for. It’s a city break, a beach holiday, and a nature trip all wrapped into one hot humid bundle. For those travelling here, I’ve got some tips on what to bring: Keep on reading
In April, we spent three days on Tioman Island for our first weekend away from Singapore. And boy, did it set the bar high! Keep on reading
To celebrate my birthday, we journeyed to Pulau Tioman, an island 250km from Singapore, off the east coast of Malaysia. I’ve wanted to learn to dive for so long, so we did a lesson and dove right in!
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