Fraser Hill

My family did something different this year, we drove up to Fraser Hill, a.k.a Bukit Fraser, for a 3D2N vacation on the first day of Chinese New Year. We drove up to Fraser from Malacca on the first day of Chinese New Year after reunion dinner in Malacca the day before. It was about a […]

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Banana Breads of JB Sentral

  There are two traditional bakeries in Johor Bahru city centre – Hiap Joo Bakery and Salahhuddin Bakery, within walking distance from each other. As their names suggest, one is Chinese owned and the other Indian. Without electric ovens, both bakeries use traditional charcoal ovens to bake their breads, cakes and pastries. Hiap Joo is […]

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Less than a Day in Sitiawan 

Sitiawan is about 1.5-2 hours drive from Ipoh eastward towards the sea. Not by the sea but close enough. My one day visit to Sitiawan was not leisure but was thankful that I briefly saw 1-2 popular spots in the area.  Our friend from Sitiawan drove us out to visit the popular Batik Beach. This […]

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