Bentong is a great option for a day trip from the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur. Here’s how I spent a Sunday exploring this small town known for ginger and durian!
My Malaysia: A Day Trip to Sekinchan, Selangor
The year 2020 is the year when we visit Malaysia! Here’s how I spent my day trip to the small Selangor town of Sekinchan — known for its fields of paddy and delicious seafood.
Hokkaido, Japan (Pt.3): Lake Toya in a Day
Spending one day at Lake Toya — cruising around its caldera lake and heading to the top of nearby Mount Usu. The final league of my three part road trip around Hokkaido in summer.
Hokkaido, Japan (Pt.2): A Day in Hell at the Onsen Town of Noboribetsu
The second part of my three part road trip series around Japan’s Hokkaido in summer, that brought us to the onsen town of Noboribetsu. It’s also known as the hell town for all its steaming hot springs and demon statues!
Hokkaido, Japan (Pt.1): In Search of Summer Flowers in Hokuryu, Biei and Furano for Three Days
The first part of my three part summer road trip around the Japanese island of Hokkaido. We went in search of the flower fields in Hokuryu, Biei and Furano!
Hokkaido, Japan: Mynn’s Top 10 Things to Do and Eat in Furano and Biei
There is just so much beauty to see in Hokkaido’s Furano and Biei. The area is famous for its flower farms, fresh produce and scenery. Here is my list of the top 10 things you shouldn’t miss while you’re there!
How I Spent One Day in Busan, South Korea
Here’s my suggested itinerary for a one day visit to Busan. It’s a collection of my favorite places, and a slow-paced introduction to the city for my partner, who was in Busan for the first time.
Jeollabuk, South Korea: Three Days in Jeonju
Here’s my three day itinerary of my trip to Jeonju and the Jeonju Hanok Village. It’s just the right amount of time to soak in the vibes of this slow-paced village, and visit all the top sights!
Two Days in Hiroshima, Japan
It was an eye-opening trip. Hiroshima is a city with a deep tragic history, but we learned of its rise from the ashes, becoming the beautiful and peaceful place it is today.
Taiwan: A Day in the Northeastern Coast of New Taipei City (Jinsan and Wanli Districts)
It was a full day exploring the northeastern coast of New Taipei City — it brought me to Wanli to see its gorgeous geological formations, and to Jinshan for a relaxing soak in its famous hot springs.
Taiwan: My Day along the Old Streets of Yingge and Sanxia, New Taipei City
While in New Taipei City, I made a day trip to visit the city of Sanxia and its famous old street, and also the nearby ceramics town of Yingge.
Taiwan: One Day in Tamsui, New Taipei City
I had a lovely day exploring the port city of Tamsui in New Taipei City. And then come night, I visited the city’s Christmasland for a Christmassy lights extravaganza.
Jeollanam, South Korea: An Autumn Weekend in Yeosu
A lovely autumn’s weekend in the city of Yeosu — visiting beaches, parks, local sights, and having one of the best South Korean meals… raw crabs!
Turkey (Pt.4): The Vibrant City of Istanbul
Ending the last part of my four part series on Turkey with Parlo Tours in the beautiful city of Istanbul — home to some of the world’s most beautiful palaces, mosques and churches.
Turkey (Pt.3): The Ruins of Hierapolis-Pamukkale, Ephesus and Troy
The third part of this four-part Turkey series with Parlo Tours takes us to the Aegean Region. It is here that I explored the ruins of Hierapolis, Ephesus, and Troy.
Turkey (Pt.2): Exploring Cappadocia from Above and Below
The second part of a four-part series of my trip to Turkey with Parlo Tours — in the region of Cappadocia. A wonderful experience with hot air balloons, cave hotels, and fairy chimneys.