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Self Guided Food Tour in Penang, Malaysia
Apr 15

Self Guided Food Tour in Penang, Malaysia
By Vicky

Penang is hailed as one of the world’s greatest street food destinations. Though we were renting an apartment here and I was doing a lot of cooking at home, no visit could be complete without a full day allocated to sampling the various regional delicacies….

Renting an Apartment in Penang, Malaysia
Apr 12

Renting an Apartment in Penang, Malaysia
By Vicky

After our 40 day apartment rental in Thailand we knew we wanted to do this again. In January and February we spent a lot of time traveling around Australia and New Zealand and wanted to settled down somewhere for a bit to get some work…

Nyonya Cooking with Pearly Cooking Class Review
Apr 9

Nyonya Cooking with Pearly Cooking Class Review
By Vicky

As you probably already know my now I simply love cooking classes and try to take them as often as possible. So when we arrived in Penang, hailed as one of the best places in Asia for food, it should be no surprise one of…

Guest Post: 6 Most Popular Indian Food
Apr 7

Guest Post: 6 Most Popular Indian Food
By Dave and Vicky

The history of Cuisines in India dates back 5000 years, and is comprised of a variety of different recipes influenced by the lifestyle and cultural beliefs followed by the people in various regions. The Indian cuisine and dietary disciplines were first mentioned in the books…

Disappointed by Kuala Lumpur
Apr 6

Disappointed by Kuala Lumpur
By Vicky

I had high expectation for Kuala Lumpur. Not that I thought it would be my favorite city in the world or anything but I expected it to have the same effect on me that Bangkok did. I was amazed and in awe by Bangkok. The…

Renting An Apartment In Thailand
Feb 3

Renting An Apartment In Thailand
By Dave

Vicky and I decided to change things up in 2014 (well, technically December 2013), by renting an apartment for 39 days. After two weeks trekking in Nepal, we decided it was time for some R&R and to catch up on some work. There were a…

India Wrap Up – $27 Per Day
Jan 29

India Wrap Up – $27 Per Day
By Vicky

We spent an average $27 each per day in India over the course of 15 days. Here is a collection of our impressions, travel tips, and the cost break down. Schedule Varanasi 3 days  Varanasi was our first stop in India, so naturally we fell…

Desert of Jaisalmer
Jan 27

Desert of Jaisalmer
By Vicky

Jaisalmer was our last city in the Rajastan state and the one that really stood out from all the rest. Known as the ‘Golden City’ like Jaipur and Jodhpur which we visited before, this city too has a famous fort. Unlike the others though this…

Jodhpur Foodie Tour
Jan 25

Jodhpur Foodie Tour
By Vicky

Jodhpur is well known for it’s Mehrangarh Fort, the largest fort in Rajastan and for being the blue city, as most houses in the old city are a shade of blue. While we spent a good aftern exploring and admiring both the blue walls and…

Learning about Krishna Consciousness in Vrindavan
Jan 24

Learning about Krishna Consciousness in Vrindavan
By Vicky

Our main reason for going to Vrindavan was to meet one of our virtual assistant’s, Preity, and her family in person for the first time.  We didn’t know anything about the city prior to going there and were happy just to meet with her. As…