Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary

Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary

Most animal lovers would’ve heard of them. The strange-looking primates that live in what little forest there is left in Borneo. In Malay, they are known as monyet belanda (Dutch monkey) as the locals thought their abnormally large noses and bellies resembled those of Dutch colonisers. They are the Proboscis Monkeys. Proboscis Monkeys are known for […]

Half Day Kinabatangan River Cruise, Sabah

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Since I’ve been to Labuan, Sabah so many times, we decided to travel to Sandakan to check out several wildlife attractions. One of them was the Kinabatangan River, an area declared by the government as Sabah’s Gift to the Earth and preserved for the conservation and protection of Sabah’s precious wildlife! WWF and other NGOs […]

Stars in suburbia

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My absence for so long is probably inexcusable. Many things have been happening. For starters, I’m now back in Singapore. Missing the world out there because I’ve been grounded for 3 months. Three whole months. Seems like an eternity. I find myself missing Aussieland sometimes. The place I thought I’d be quite happy to leave […]

The Rays of Hamelin Bay

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I’ve always wanted to see the Rays of Hamelin Bay but have never been able to. Timing. That was the issue. Down south, I usually go to beaches to admire their breathtaking sunsets and as you can imagine that’s not when the stingrays are present. One day, we decided to take one last shot at […]

Vegas!

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Finally, I’m in my hotel room in Vegas, ready to go to bed soon. I absolutely cannot wait to sleep but I just have to blog about today. It was a 4 hour drive which was mostly boring, except for eating In-N-Out, a must try when you are visiting California! I heard they have expanded […]

My LA shopping haul

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Ok i took a bath and decided to continue blogging because I may be too busy in Vegas tomorrow to blog. I shall start by raving about how awesome shopping is here!! Look at my haul! I LOVE USA! A Sephora VIP member in one purchase Yes its a feat coming from one who does […]

I’m Loving the City of Angels

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Hello from LA! Yes i know i was supposed to blog about Langkawi but I got busy. And now I’m in LA! Today is already the forth day here and so far I’ve been to Disneyland, Hollywood, Beverly Hills and Rodeo Drive. Impressions? LA reminds me of Aussie but a way awesomer, cheaper version. Oh […]

Timetravel Thursday: A love of beaches

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Whoop whoop! On Saturday I’ll be flying off to Langkawi! I promise to blog about it as soon as I’m back but for now, here’s a pretty sunset to look at. This pic was taken with an iPhone 4, not any camera! Sunset at Scarborough Beach, Western Australia

One helluva day – Rottnest Island!

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I had an epic trip to Rotto yesterday. Firstly, we missed our 10am ferry to Rottnest Island. Yes, we missed the fucking ferry. This is the first time in my entire life i MISSED A FUCKING FERRY!!!! And the reason is even better – 2 lanes on on the road were closed for road works, […]

Swimming with Wild Dolphins, Western Australia

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Two of my best friends plus the bf came over to Perth for a holiday, so we went swimming with wild dolphins with Rockingham Wild Encounters! We managed to buy a groupon which cost us less than AUD$100/pax (UP $205/pax) so everyone was really excited about it. This was my second time, but it was […]