Kota Kinabalu Travel Guide

Travel Guides > Malaysia > Kota Kinabalu Travel Guide Accommodation Kota Kinabalu hotels – Search for discount for hotels in Kota Kinabalu. Travel Guides Kota Kinabalu | Sabah, Malaysian Borneo Travel information from the Sabah Tourism Board official website. Blogs kotakinabalutravelguide.com – Travel guide To Kota Kinabalu City. Blog Posts Kota Kinabalu: a city of […]

Tioman Travel Guide

Travel Guides > Malaysia > Tioman Travel Guide Pulau Tioman (Tioman Island) lies off the southern east coast of Peninsula Malaysia. It’s a popular island for divers and has accommodation from backpacker guesthouses to luxury hotels. For non-divers there are stretches of sandy beaches, and the interior has forest walks. The east coast of Malaysia […]

Cool cafes in Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur is a major hub for travel in Southeast Asia and is a great city to make a stop-over. While I’ve always enjoyed coming here for the food and to go shopping at familiar stores, the cafe scene has consisted mostly of the big chains (Starbucks, Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf et al). The […]

Hotel Review: Homestyle Hotel, Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia

Guesthouse Name: Homestyle Hotel Address: 13 Jalan Rembia, Off Tengkat Tong Shin, Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia I stayed at the Homestyle Hotel in KL. I walked in off the street and paid 90 Ringgit ($20 USD). I saw a rate for 85 Ringgit online but I didn’t get round to booking online. I picked […]

Guesthouse Review: Check Mate Guest House, Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia

Guesthouse Name: Check Mate Guest House Address: 8, Jalan Rembia Off Jalan Tengkat Tong Shin, Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia I stayed at the Check Mate Guest House in Kuala Lumpur. I booked online for the rate of $12.75 USD and picked it for its location off Bukit Bintang, which is a popular area for […]

Guesthouse Review: The Travel Hub Guesthouse, Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia

Guesthouse Name: The Travel Hub Guesthouse Address: 1st Floor, 15 Jalan Balai Polis, Off Petaling Street, Chinatown, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia I stayed at The Travel Hub Guesthouse in Kuala Lumpur. I booked online for the rate of $11.87 USD and selected it for its location in the Chinatown area. The Travel Hub is in a […]

Guesthouse Review: Matahari Lodge, Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia

Guesthouse Name: Matahari Lodge Address: 58-1 Jalan Hang Kasturi, Chinatown, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia I stayed at the Matahari Lodge in KL’s Chinatown. I have stayed here before and recalled it being a reliable budget guesthouse in Kuala Lumpur. I booked online for the rate of $12.41 USD. The cheapo guesthouses in KL are the typical […]

Guesthouse Review: Birdnest Guest House 2, Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia

Guesthouse Name: Birdnest Guest House Address: 64 Jalan Hang Kasturi, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia I stayed at the Birdnest Guest House 2 in Kuala Lumpur. I arrived in KL without any accommodation booked (I had been on an island without internet) so I just turned up in the Chinatown area and walked around. There are lots […]

Guesthouse Review: ABC Chalet And Restaurant, Tioman Island – Malaysia

Hotel Name: ABC Chalet And Restaurant Address: Kampung Air Batang, ABC Beach, Tioman Island, Malaysia I stayed at the ABC Chalet And Restaurant on Tioman Island, Malaysia. I booked online for the rate of 85 Ringgit ($19.31 USD). Tioman is one of those places where you could turn up and look around for a place […]

Goddess of Mercy Temple, Georgetown, Penang – Malaysia

The Goddess of Mercy Temple (Kuan Yin Temple) is the oldest temple in Georgetown. I happened to be here just after the Chinese New Year so these lanterns were lining the courtyard. It is usually busier than this (especially around CNY) but I managed to catch a break in the crowd to see mostly pigeons. […]