Top 5 Cake Shops In KL & Klang Valley That Are Worth Every Calorie

Sweet dreams are made of ... butter, eggs and cream. Cake shops are a lusciously toothsome trend

January Eats: The Best Restaurants To Dine At This Month

Whether it's Spanish cuisine or Cantonese dimsum, here are some of the places you need to check out for your next culinary adventure. Contemporary Cantonese Part bar, part art space, W Kuala Lumpur’s Yen wows patrons...

How This Malaysian NGO is Fighting Food Wastage And Feeding The Hungry

The Lost Food Project to the rescue. Words Tan Lee Kuen Photography SooPhye In a small warehouse in Kuala Lumpur, volunteers are sorting through boxes of produce and dry food such as eggplants, potatoes, lettuce, tomatoes...

7 Places To Go Bird Watching In Malaysia

With its diverse tropical landscape from mangroves, lush lowlands, mountain rainforests to islands and beaches, Malaysia is a bird paradise. Home to 790 species of birds in both Peninsular and East Malaysia, 63 of...

Things You Didn’t Know About The Malaysian Lion Dance

More than just a cultural tradition, the spectacular lion dance has evolved to become a sport-oriented activity. Words Carolyn Hong Photography SooPhye If there’s one sound that tells you it’s the Lunar New Year in Malaysia,...

A Guide To District 3: Ho Chi Minh City’s Hippest Hangout Spot

Neighbourhoods in HCMC are transforming to respond to the growing spending power of locals and the increase in tourists

Confessions Of A Bake-A-Holic: Shaun Teo

Pâtissier Shaun Teo whisks in fantasy with an artist's eye in designing cakes. Words Yvonne Nathan Photography SooPhye Hunched over a marbled table-top, Shaun Teo concentrates wholly on the task at hand. Peeking out from between...

All About Ulam: The Traditional Malay Salad

Will the traditional salad foraged from the wild finally get the attention it deserves? It smelled heavenly, like a mix of lemon and citronella, as delicate as fine essential oils. The scent came from a...

Top Things To Do In Johor Bahru

Explore the hidden history of Johor Bahru, the capital of Malaysia’s southern Johor state, and feast on its multicultural heritage. Words Helen Gray Illustration Maggie Li   A VIEW OF THE PAST Johor was the last Malaysian...

5 Badass Women Who Are Dominating the World of Adventure Travel

In honor of International Women’s Day, these inspiring travel professionals are working to make outdoor travel a more balanced place for women around the world. Words Bannikin  The theme for this year’s International Women’s Day is...

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