Batu Ferringhi

A New Year at Shangri-La

With family in tow and in spite of the absolutely sky-high costs of hotels in Penang for the New Year, I settled on one of my all-time favourite brands (and hotels), the Shangri-La Rasa Sayang Resort...
Happy New Year!

New Year on the Streets!

Happy New Year! It's hard to believe we're already into 2014, having spent (in 2 days' time) a solid two months already out here in Malaysia. Needless to say our New Year did not go entirely to plan ...

If I Passed This Off as Chinese New Year…

Would that work better? The problem I always have with writing ‘lengthy’ articles, as I always tend to do, is that they end up having to be split into a number of posts, each getting furt...

When Time Flies…

Happy New Year. I first started writing a blog at the end of November, 2008, so if I can hold that one steady for another 11 months, it’ll be a record of dedication worthy of some sort of celeb...