Singapore

Kusu Island

Kusu Island, one of the southern islands of Singapore is located about 6 kilometres to the south of Singapore. The name means Tortoise Island or Turtle Island. From two tiny outcrops on a reef, the island was enlarged and transformed…

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Cambodia

Siem Reap Part 2

For most of my temple visits, please visit my blog post under “Siem Reap Part 1”. Tonle Sap – is the largest lake in South East Asia. The difference in the size of the lake between the dry and…

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Thailand

Road Trip to Betong

Instead of our usual route driving to Hatyai through the Bukit Kayu Hitam immigration check point, we decided to drive to Hatyai through Betong and Yala. Our trip consists of 2 nights stay in Betong and 3 nights…

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Laos

Vientiane

Vientiane, is the largest city and capital of Laos. It is located on the banks of the Mekong river and on the opposite banks of the river is Thailand. We stayed in Sabaidee @ Lao, a boutique hotel,…

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Thailand

Hatyai

Hatyai is a city in Southern Thailand, near the Malaysian border states of Perlis, Kedah and Penang. Although Hatyai is the largest city of Songkhla province, the capital is actually Songkhla, the centre of administration and culture, while Hatyai…

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Cambodia

Siem Reap Part 1

Almost everyone know that Siem Reap is famous for Angkor Wat. There isn’t much to write about Siem Reap except to fore-warn that you will probably be visiting one temple after another throughout your whole trip. It can…

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Indonesia

Lombok

Lombok is separated from Bali in the west about 40 km away by the Lombak Strait. The island is roughly circular in shape measuring about 70 km across. The centrally located, Mount Rinjai at 3726 metres is the…

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