Simple act, huge pleasure

If you pay attention, you'd have noticed I haven't been writing lately. If you suspect I am lazy, you're partially right. Another excuse I give myself is I don't know what to write. A writer's … [Read more...]

Chicken Curry Bread of Kam Ling Restaurant Kampar

Kampar is famous for its chicken curry bread. Since we were near Kampar during our road trip, we made a special trip to enjoy the famous Kampar dish. In Kampar, there are two restaurants that … [Read more...]

Ipoh Road Trip: Food and More Food

As for Ipoh, we hunted for food more than doing things or sightseeing. Chinese Sausage Factory The only thing that is educational is our visit to a Chinese sausage (lap cheong) factory. This … [Read more...]

Tanjung Tualang Road Trip: Big Prawn Lunch

Initially, we planned to have lunch in Tanjung Tualang but our tour guide told us that the place has become very commercialized and the prices of food are skyrocketing. … [Read more...]

Batu Gajah Road Trip: Kellie’s Castle, Heritage Driving Tour, The Last Dredge, and Kinta Nature Park

Kellie's Castle We have heard of this castle for so many times and it's time for us to take a first hand look. Based on the story I heard, the castle was built by a Scottish planter called William … [Read more...]

Gopeng Road Trip: Gopeng Heritage House, Hup Teck Soy Sauce Factory & Gua Tempurung

Gopeng is a small town south of Ipoh.┬áThat was our first stop during our trip. We had breakfast there (I am not fancy of the food there somehow). Let's dive in... … [Read more...]

Family Road Trip to Ipoh, Batu Gajah, Tanjung Tualang, and Gopeng

During the last school holidays, four families embarked on a road trip to various towns of Perak. After some research and planning, we started our 3D2N trip up north before dawn. We put up our … [Read more...]

Crying at birthday party

K attended his friend's birthday party yesterday afternoon. The children were very excited and many of them jumping up and down for joy. As usual, besides the music and food and cake, there were … [Read more...]

Hopeless gardener revives gardening project

In the past, he got no luck with gardening. Be it flower or vegetable or tree. Whatever he planted, died. That's what his wife claimed. No hope of growing anything (with the exception of weeds, … [Read more...]

History Lessons at Lembah Bujang, Merbok, Kedah

We took a quick trip to Lembah Bujang in Merbok during the recent school holiday. Lembah Bujang (The Bujang Valley) is not as popular as other destinations in Malaysia but it sure gives visitors an … [Read more...]