Penang Perfection: 36 Hours in George Town, Malaysia

My grand love affair with Malaysia continues… For being teeny-tiny, Penang Island packs a punch. I could only stay for the weekend so I didn’t stray from the island’s hub of George Town, though next time I’ll be sure to mosey my way to the national park and Penang Hill. Even so, my 36 hours […]

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Street Art of Penang

I’ve yet to have a bad experience in Malaysia, and George Town is no exception. I came for the street art and was treated to far more than that- delicious Indian food, live music, kind locals, kind tourists, kind hostel staff (it’s just the kind of place where everyone is kind) and enough cute cafes to […]

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Kuala Lumpurfect

The most common reaction to hearing that I was staying in Kuala Lumpur (KL) for a week was usually a face that gave away an equal combination of disgust and confusion. This lovely look was almost always shortly followed by the words, but why?  Well, you see, I caught a stomach infection while in Indonesia […]

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