Malaysia : Pak Kong Chicken Rice, Ipoh

Aug 27, 2010 Fri, 11:46 AM UTC +8 Everyone knows that one of my favorite is chicken rice. What makes a good chicken rice? Firstly, the chicken needs to be silky smooth. The meat needs to melt in your mouth. The rice needs to be buttery and garlicky. It is a symphony of flavors that…

Malaysia : Mabul, Sabah

Oct 26, 2009 Mon, 7:49 AM UCT +8 Fly east to Tawau, Sabah and take a boat out to Mabul some 40 minutes ride out. Here, blue skies and emerald seas greet you. Sit on the deck and enjoy some sun. We walked around Mabul, a small island. The island is inhabited by a mixture…

Malaysia : Raub Durian Orchard

Oct 10, 2009 Sat, 10:54 AM UTC +9 My adventures took me to Pahang one October morning to visit a durian orchard. The drive past Genting Highlands and Bentong into Raub took about 90 minutes. Already, the scenery has changed. We met the orchard owner in Raub as he had to guide us up into…