Similarities Between The USA and Malaysia Bust Cultural Stereotypes

  Anytime you set foot in a new country, you can expect to be surprised by the unexpected. One of the greatest things about travel is the anticipation of the unknown. On one hand, Malaysia is far more culturally different to an American than any European nation, but a big surprise were the similarities between…

North Borneo Railway: Exploring Sabah by Train

  Toot toot!! All aboard the North Borneo Railway! On our recent trip to Malaysia, we were very excited about riding a rare, fully re-furbished British Vulcun steam train back to colonial times. Unfortunately, Alex jinxed himself and got food poisoning (or some type of bad bug) the night before. We both hoped as the…

Malaysia: Mega Malls, Monkeys, Relics and Rain Forests. Oh My!

  Following a mediocre Air France flight via Paris, we arrived in bustling and diverse Kuala Lumpur 2 weeks ago! On a quick side note,¬†Emirates via Dubai or Etihad via Abu Dhabi would have been better as they provide more meals for dietary restrictions and their in flight entertainment is better. The Air France flight…