March 22, 2011

The Bak Kut Teh Experience in Kuala Lumpur

Saturday in Malaysia is dinner night. Actually every night in Malaysia is dinner night. Unlike at home where you may go out for dinner once mid week and once on the weekend, well here it’s every night. People will travel great distances for food here and we drove 15 minutes from Kuala Lumpur to get to this wonderful place. My friends have been constantly talking about this famous dish called Bak Kut Teh for some time however till Saturday, I had not had the pleasure of devouring it. So lets start with what is Bak Kut Teh. Well the good […]
March 21, 2011

iPAD Check-In Arrives at Apple Hotel

Apple Hotel in Kuala Lumpur as we know is no ordinary Hotel. The decor with the lovely rattan chairs upon check in to the nice little touches to the lights, basin is what make this boutique hotel amazing. As before, Apple Hotel has set a trend now picked up by others of video reviewing it’s guests. Now this little budget hotel is taking it to the next stage. The Ipad. Apple Hotel as of today is offering guests the opportunity to check in via iPad. That’s right I did say the iPad. Upon check in, guests have the option of using the […]
March 19, 2011

The Death of Toddy or is it?

We all love the simple things in life and sometimes get confused when selecting our drinks. One in particular I mentioned a few blogs ago was Toddy. Toddy is the life blood of most locals however this seems to be dieing to the ever presence market of cheap liquor. The harvesting of this fantastic product is done through the collection of the sap.  Sap is extracted and collected by a tapper. Typically the sap is collected from the cut flower of the palm tree. A container is fastened to the flower stump to collect the sap. This method is as […]
March 18, 2011

Crazy Taiwanese Food in Kuala Lumpur

Last time i checked we were in a city of food or more so, my little food paradise. Now in our lives, not everyday is perfect. So last night was one of those when it came to food. You won’t hear me slag the food in Malaysia but i’m afraid the time has come for me to take the sword to the one piece of bad food I have had here. I am I have had the occasional bad fish balls or curry but this place im about to start about is a franchise. The place is called Little Taiwan. […]
March 16, 2011

Apple Hotel Good Food Guide in Kuala Lumpur

So, you’re a tourist or a local in Malaysia. You have come to the big smoke of Kuala Lumpur. Landed from a plane or taken a train. The first thing that hits you like a watermelon is the hunger. What to eat or even where to eat? I don’t know about you but for me this is imperative that I fix this big stomach of mine.  So let’s re-examine the where to eat. This is where the absolute beauty of staying at Apple Hotel in Kuala Lumpur comes in. Most places won’t recommend where to eat and your stuck walking around like […]