Every year I'm astounded by how much I don't know about food and the ingredients and foodie delights out there in the world. At the end of each year I love sharing these posts telling you all about what I've discovered for the first time and I always wonder what the next year will bring. … Continue reading Top 10 Foodie Discoveries in 2019
My final stop in Malaysia was Melaka (Malacca), a small city an hour south of Kuala Lumpur, making it a perfect place to end my Malaysia itinerary. I had a couple of days to wander the town (read my self-guided walking tour here) and really just to relax and regroup before heading off for the … Continue reading My Favourite cafes in Melaka, Malaysia
I don't actually remember how I found out about this Husky cafe in Melaka, I think it might have been via social media, but I made a note of it in case I ever had the chance to visit Malaysia. The Huskitory is more than a Husky cafe though, it is home to a number … Continue reading The Huskitory, Melaka
I hope everyone is having a wonderful Christmas and that it's a truly special time however that looks for you. Whether you're enjoying time with family, or you've decided to go away for the festive break like Mark and I have, I wish you all the joy and peace this Christmas! Here's a few festive … Continue reading Merry Christmas 2019!
I recently shared my self-guided walking tour around Georgetown, Penang and I wanted to share another that I did in Melaka. I visited Melaka towards the end of my time in Malaysia because I was leaving from Kuala Lumpur airport and Melaka is just an hour or so from KLIA. As I had already explored … Continue reading A Self-Guided Walking Tour Around Melaka
I love a good DIY walking tour. Ever since I put together this chocolate walking tour of Bruges for our Easter trip in 2018, I've realised it's such a great way to see a city and stretch the legs. With a self-guided walking tour you can take as long as you want, chop and change … Continue reading A Walk Around Georgetown, Penang
Aside from its major foodie credentials, Georgetown Penang is also famous for its art. It has become particularly famous over the last few years for its street art - no doubt thanks to Instagram - but I was excited to find far more of an art scene under the surface. Easily the most famous of … Continue reading Art in Penang, Malaysia