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Jan
6
2013

Genting Sky Venture

Genting Sky Venture, the one and only wind tunnel in Asia has been in Genting for quite some time, located at Level T2A, First World Plaza, but I’ve never got the guts to try it until recently.  I went first while Darling looked after Ethan. We changed into our suit (I love my pink jumpsuit) and were briefed on the sign language and also instructed on the basic of flying. Lockers are provided for you […]

Dec
30
2012

The MUST drink in Singapore

Singapore has a tropical climate so the island is warm and humid throughout the year.  The average temperature is around 31oC so it’s important to drink enough water to keep you hydrated. What happens if you run out of drinking water? Fret not as you can always do this: Just a short update since most of us are still in holiday mood ^_^

Dec
23
2012

Christmas lights in Sunway

Remember my post here saying that I’m unimpressed with the Christmas street lighting of Orchard Road, Singapore? Well, that is because we have a much more colorful street lighting in Sunway! Every year without fail we’ll take a leisurely stroll along the cheerful and brightly lit Sunway street. This year is no exception. Love this Christmas tree. It’s quite hard to photograph this tree as people kept surrounding it for pictures too. Can you see […]

Dec
21
2012

Virgin Rollercoaster Ride @ Universal Studio Singapore

We went to Universal Studio Singapore again (read about our FIRST trip there two years ago here) and this time we enjoyed more as Ethan can ride most of the thrill rides compared to when he was 3 years old. Reunited with the cute Puss In Boots <3 This trip also marks the very first time Ethan rode on a rollercoaster! I was hesitant initially but he insisted that he is big enough for all […]

Dec
20
2012

Feeding giraffes at Singapore Zoo

During our recent Singapore trip, we went to the Singapore Zoo on Day 2 for the much anticipated elephant ride. Never did it occurred to me that Ethan will end up feeding giraffes as well!  We saw people feeding giraffes for a fee of $5. Ethan was curious and wanted to feed them too! >_< It scares the heck out of me seeing that super tall creature with their heads hovering above Ethan.  But that […]

Dec
16
2012

Crane Dance, Resort World Sentosa Singapore

On our first night in Singapore, we were thankful that the weather is beautiful with no rain to make it possible for us to catch the much anticipated Crane Dance in Resort World Sentosa. We took the Angry Birds Cable Car to Sentosa. The show is scheduled at 9pm but tourists lingered around the area as early as 8pm! We went to take our seat at 8.45pm after having our dinner. At 9pm sharp, a burst of fireworks lit […]

Dec
13
2012

Elephant Ride, Singapore Zoo

The last time we were in Singapore 2 years ago, we went to the Night Safari. We got to see animals in the dark but we never get to experience the beauty of Singapore Zoo as it was too dark. This time around, we visited the Zoo during the day and I must say that I’m pretty impressed with Singapore Zoo. None of the animals (especially monkeys and orang utans) are in a cage! They all have their own nice […]

Dec
11
2012

Angry Birds Cable Car, Sentosa Singapore

We are BACK! We just got back from Singapore and this time around, the moment you touch down Changi Airport you’ll be surrounded by Angry Birds everywhere! Angry Birds in Changi Airport, Singapore Ethan mimicking the green pig >_< The first thing we did after checking into our hotel in Mandarin Orchard was to take the MRT to HarbourFront for the World’s First Angry Birds™ Christmas-themed Cable Car atop Mount Faber. Angry Birds Cable Car Ticketing Counter Even […]

Nov
18
2012

Renewing Malaysian Passport

It’s that time again to renew our passport. Formerly we can renew it at the Immigration Office in Subang Airport but they are no longer there so where can we renew our passport? The next nearest to us is the one in Kelana Jaya. You’ll definitely need a KIPAS coz damn hot man… What you’ll need to renew your passport: * to be 18 years and above * passport with chip * MyKad * 1 […]

Nov
16
2012

Water World @ i-City

We spent our day off today at the NEW Water World @ i-City. Water World @i-City admission fee Water World @i-City admission fee for MyKad holders. First thing first, MUST apply sunblock. Even though it rained in the morning, it was darn hot when we were there in the afternoon. The locker charges here is quite pricey at RM15 that many opt to bring their bags around and dump them by the poolside creating quite […]

Oct
7
2012

Pictures of the NEW Snow World @ Genting

After much anticipation, we finally landed in the all NEW Snow World, Genting today. Darling and I entered for free as we won the tickets earlier but we had to pay RM23 for Ethan. With World Card the rate will be RM21 instead but we forgot ours so… bleh! First thing first. Each visit session only lasts for 40 minutes at scheduled hours. We bought ours for the 1.30-2.10pm session. At 1.30pm sharp, the gate […]

Sep
4
2012

How high is Bukit Tinggi?

My sister told me she’s taking my parents up to Bukit Tinggi during the Raya holidays. Since I’ve never been to this place before, I decided to pay them a visit there during their 3D/2N stay in Colmar Tropicale. Do you know that you have to pay to ENTER Bukit Tinggi? Ridiculously priced at RM12/adult, not sure how much for kids though as they let Ethan in for free.  NICE nyer. Macam kat over da […]

Aug
29
2012

Let’s Go Genting this holidays!

This weekend is going to be a LONG weekend AGAIN! Wootz!! Where shall we go? Mana? Mana? Where? Where? Yep, you guessed it RIGHT! Let’s go to GENTING, my weekend home :P I guess it’s pretty obvious that I’ve been going to Genting very often lately huh? The fact that it’s so close to home coupled with the cool weather keeps bringing us back there. Let’s recap the MUST DO’s in Genting this coming holidays: […]

Aug
27
2012

Istana Negara KL

During our Hop-On Hop-Off KL tour recently, we hop-off at the new Istana Negara. We’ve always wanted to visit this place but never got the chance, so this was a golden opportunity for us. The Grand Istana Negara Beyond the almighty gate lies a beautiful palace. A closer shot. As you can see it was a very windy day that day. Flags flew proud and mighty. Ethan has always requested for us to bring him […]

Aug
22
2012

Hop-On Hop-Off KL

During the long weekend break, Darling decided to try being a tourist getting around KL. What better way than to Hop On Hop Off KL? If you are a smart tourist, you’ll definitely not want to flag for a cab in the heart of KL as the crazy jam will make the journey very costly in the end. I’m so used to be driven around KL that it is such a welcoming change to be […]

Aug
21
2012

Animal Park @ Bukit Tinggi

My parents and my sister’s family spent their long holidays in Colmar Tropicale, Bukit Tinggi. Ethan, Darling and I joined them for a day out at the Animal Park today. We took the shuttle van to the Animal Park since it is the public holidays and parking is scarce. We ended up regretting taking the shuttle van. Read on to find out why.  Ethan and my nieces getting excited in the van on the way […]

Aug
2
2012

CintaAyu All Suites Hotel @ Pulai Springs Resort

Continuation from our Desaru trip with 15 adults and 5 kids, it’s only appropriate that we checked ourselves into CintaAyu All Suites Hotel at Pulai Springs Resort & Spa after leaving Desaru.  We shared our 3-bedroom suite with Choi Yen and family. The living room. Ethan and Samantha warmed-up pretty quickly with the surroundings, enjoying themselves on the cozy couch. The kitchen with fridge and coffee & tea making facilities. The bed in the Master […]

Jul
31
2012

Pulai Desaru Beach Resort & Spa

Remember I posted in early July about wanting to go for a beach vacation? My friends heard me so we planned for a weekend retreat down south. They planned to drive down together to Johor early Friday morning but thinking about being in the car for 4-5 hours straight scares the heck out of me. We decided to drive back to Malacca on Thursday night instead and put a night at my mom’s place before […]

Jul
30
2012

City folks, kampung life @ Pulai Desaru Beach Resort

Howdy peeps! How you been doing? We’re finally back after a 3 day hiatus. We went down south to Pulai Desaru for some much needed back to nature retreat away from the hustle and bustle of city life. I did not bring my laptop along with me as I have this one rule of NOT bringing work along on our vacation. But guess what? I max my iPhone usage during the entire trip that I […]

Jul
16
2012

Chin Swee Temple Genting

We were invited by Nuffnang and Resort World Genting to stay the night at Chin Swee Temple for some meditation, Tai Chi, energy session, chakras discussion, mandala colouring and more. Life has been so hectic and stressful for me that I immediately said YES to the invitation. Luckily for me, Ethan is eager to go learn some Tai Chi and meditation too! It was Friday and Darling was working so Ethan and I packed our […]

Jun
27
2012

Feeding elephants and Celcom’s wildlife adoption project

It was Wednesday afternoon and we were in Zoo Negara. How random can that be right? About 45 mins away from home, we made our way there after Ethan’s Mandarin class for Celcom First launch. Celcom Axiata Berhad launches the much awaited Celcom First Voice plans, a range of superior voice plans that will let Celcom customers step up to bold, more innovative and advantageous services for an optimum customer experience. At today’s launch, Celcom First […]

Jun
12
2012

Perfect Romantic Escape

The last time we stepped foot in Langkawi was back in 2002. Wow, that was TEN years ago! @[email protected] There.. ten years ago in Langkawi, Darling and I looked like that ^.^ How did we let a decade passed by without returning to Langkawi? Maybe we got married, delivered a baby and life got so hectic that we did not get the chance to travel anymore :( When did my life turned so sad? :'( […]

May
15
2012

What to do on a 3D/2N stay in Awana Kijal, Golf, Beach & Spa Resort

Continuation from my earlier post on Awana Kijal, Golf, Beach & Spa Resort, this post is all about what we can do during a 3D/2N stay in this beautiful haven. Let me share with you our itinerary so you can get a rough idea on how to plan your holidays should you decide to stay here :D Day 1 Depart KL in the morning. Driving from KL to Awana Kijal, Golf, Beach & Spa Resort […]

May
13
2012

Petronas gas processing plant : City of Lights

During our recent Terengganu trip, we were taken to the City of Lights – the Petronas gas processing plant in Kerteh. I’ve never seen something this beautiful in my life. Too bad the bus are not allowed to stop for us to take pictures. We are not even allowed to take pictures of the plant actually. It was after midnight after our Kelip-Kelip trip and some of us are already asleep in the bus. I […]

May
7
2012

Awana Kijal, Golf, Beach and Spa Resort

The last we stepped foot in Terengganu was last year when we flew to Kuala Terengganu to go to Pulau Redang. We did not do much there then as we spent most of our time in Redang. A couple of weeks ago, we went to Terengganu again. This time, we stayed in the 5 star Awana Kijal, Golf, Beach and Spa Resort. Approximately 5 hour drive from KL, it wasn’t that bad as we stopped […]

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