Street Bonsai

Bonsai are everywhere you look in Vietnam. Outside stores and banks. In restaurants and bars, even outside peoples homes. You will also find…

Kuala Lumpur – a video vignette

Surrounded by this impressive array of glass and steel buildings, you could be in the commercial hub of many of the worlds developed…

Kellie’s Castle, Ipoh

  The strange and rather sad history of the unfinished Kellie’s Castle comes from Malaya’s colonial past. Scotsman William Kellie Smith, a successful…

Fook Yew 2

I am not sure what it was but something told me that the customer service ethic in this hotel in Kuantan, Malaysia might…

The night market at Kuantan

Night markets are a feature and a delight of small towns in Southeast Asia and the night market in Kuantan does not disappoint.¬†…

Laksa – a Malay speciality

Laksa is basically a fish or seafood curry soup with noodles. It’s available everywhere in Malaysia but also common in Thailand and Indonesia,…