Tag Archives: Thailand

Malaysia Top 7 events in October

  Nine Emperor Gods Festival Where: Penang When: Oct 1 – 9 For the ultimate cultural experience, check out the Nine Emperor Gods Festival. Taking place on the ninth day of the ninth lunar month at various temples across Penang, this Taoist festival honours the nine sons of Tou Mu, controller of the books of… Read More »

13 Things You May Or May Not Know About Malaysia’s Independence

Prime Minister Tunku Abdul Rahman in 1957 August 31 is Hari Merdeka or Malaysia’s Independence Day. Here’s a brief look at Merdeka Day celebrations over the last 59 years and other events that have shaped the nation. 1. Malaysia gained her independence from Great Britain in 1957. Over 20,000 people gathered in Merdeka Square to… Read More »

A budget guide to travelling Malaysia

By Lloyd Green Okay, if you’re coming to Malaysia to spend two weeks in Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi and the Perhentian Islands, you’re probably not going to do it on the cheap. But there’s also plenty of people who pass through Malaysia on their way north from Singapore en route to Thailand, Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam.… Read More »

Why you should move to Malaysia in 2016

By Lloyd Green Good news! If you’re thinking of relocating to Malaysia — maybe to volunteer, work at an NGO, study, join a big company, intern or simply enjoy your gap year — now is the best time. According to the 2016 global Cost of Living Index report collated by Numbeo, Malaysia is the 29th… Read More »

Newly Toast Box Cafe during Dedap area of Taman Johor Jaya, Johor Bahru.

The newly open Toast Box Cafe (N1 32.368 E103 48.263)  on 1st Aug 2013 is located during a dilemma of Jalan Dedap 13 Dedap 8, Tmn Johor Jaya. We were invited by media for a Grand Opening Ceremony of a Cafe. “The community of Johor Jaya is greeted by a attract of Traditional Nanyang Coffee… Read More »