Sungei Lembing Trip – Part 2

We continued our journey to Sungei Lembing and Michael, our tour leader who is also a master street photographer, informed that lunch and toilet break would be in another 2 hours or thereabout when we arrived in Pahang. The chicken was crispy outside and yet quite tender. The rice was fluffy but not as fragrant … Continue reading

Sungei Lembing Trip – Part 1

A week passed and it was time to go on Sungei Lembing trip (31st Jan 2015) in Pahang, Malaysia. Knowing that Benny wasn’t too athletic, I didn’t expect climbing mountain to be part of the itinerary when I signed up for this trip a few months ago. Thus, before I could take a breather from my … Continue reading

Awesome And Magical Mt. Bromo! – Part 2

By the time you read this, I should be in the bus on the way to scale another mountain. This time to Sungei Lembing in Pahang, Malaysia, where food has been promised to be much better but let’s not jump the gun. Back to Mount Bromo. Day 2… Before the not so happening breakfast back … Continue reading

Awesome And Magical Mt. Bromo!

When things are too good to be described, there are no words. However, the recent trip to Probolinggo, East Java, Indonesia, to shoot Mt. Bromo left us with two that Andrew cried, “Awesome and Magical!” Look out for more photos in my next post of this Awesome and Magical Mt. Bromo! Happy traveling and bonding … Continue reading

A Sight To Behold!

Hi everyone! I just got back from Mount Bromo last Sunday. The trip was awesome! I made new friends and learnt new stuff for my hobby – photography! I got to spend some quality time with Vanessa and those were precious moments; mother and daughter bonding over mediocre food and adequate lodging. Hahaha… 😉 I … Continue reading

God Made A Swimming Pool None Can Rival!

Valerie and Ryan departed for their honeymoon but it was worrisome for me at first. Their plane ran into some problem and after it landed, and the newly weds had to disembark on the runway. A bus brought them to the terminal. Luckily, the young couple did not have any check-in luggage as those who … Continue reading

Delicious Makan Trail In Batu Pahat, Johor, Malaysia! Part 5 (Yong’s Steam Bot Garden 泳池海鲜生锅園)

Steamboat meal was excellent. Ricky’s friend said there are a few steamboat restaurants in Batu Pahat but Yong’s is well known among the locals for their fresh tasty food and reasonable prices. Indeed, we saw a good turnover of diners during our dinner. Benny said he liked the fact that the broth was not overly … Continue reading

Delicious Makan Trail In Batu Pahat, Johor, Malaysia! Part 4 (Da Bei Shui 大杯水)

While we were at Kedai Makanan Swee Kee, Benny noticed a banner across the street (in front of a food centre) informing their regulars that Mee Jian Kueh had moved to Da Bei Shui Kopitiam. These were the two places we wanted to go and now that they are housed under one roof, our route … Continue reading

Delicious Makan Trail In Batu Pahat, Johor, Malaysia! Part 3 (Kedai Makanan Minuman Ah Soon 阿顺猪杂汤)

Our next destination was supposedly a heavenly tasting snack but our roving eyes caught a crowded kopitiam selling fish head beehoon shop, Kedai Makanan Minuman Ah Soon 阿顺猪杂汤. Needless to say, the gluttony part of us detoured from the original route and we dashed swiftly to it. All of us agreed that this unexpected discovery … Continue reading

Delicious Makan Trail In Batu Pahat, Johor, Malaysia! Part 2 (Kedai Makan Swee Kee 水记炖品)

Tony mentioned a no signboard fish ball noodles stall which comes highly recommended by Johor Kaki readers from Batu Pahat. He’d missed this stall during all his previous visits to Batu Pahat and was hoping that it would be opened today. As luck was on our side, the stall was opened for business that morning. … Continue reading