Franchise Exhibition Apple Hotel Kuala Lumpur

The Malaysian Franchise Exhibition launched today with all the bells and whistles of a fine event. The event was officially opened by the Prime Minister of Malaysia. The Franchise Exhibition is an effort to develop the country’s franchise industry. The program is called FUM1M, Francais Ushawan Muda 1Malaysia Program. This agency is under the Minsistry of Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and […]

By |March 9th, 2011|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Hokkien Mee in Kuala Lumpur

Yesterday we worked through the day and into the night. My friend seeing the pained hunger in our faces decided we needed something to really feel our bellies. The answer, Hokkien Mee. Hokkien Mee is fried noodles in Hokkien style also known as Fujian style. So the theory is that Hokkien was brought over by the south-eastern Chinese immigrants. The dish […]

By |March 8th, 2011|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Local breakfast in Kuala Lumpur

Yesterday we touched on the breakfast food provided by Malay’s in Kuala Lumpur. We touched on the delicious Roti Chenai and the lovely Lemak. So what else is available for breakfast. Walking around Jalan Alor the choices are limitless. Least we forget that around the back we have Jalan Ton Shin as well which also provides a Mecca of […]

By |March 5th, 2011|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Traditional Malay Cuisine

Eating Malaysian in Kuala Lumpur

Travelling around Malaysia and eating the amazing local produce has mad me realize a few important things. One of them is that we foreigners take way too much for granted. The second being that in the restaurants in Australia, what they is local and authentic Malaysian food is fact just simple mix of three different dishes. […]

By |March 4th, 2011|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Understanding Malaysian Culture

I was inspired to write about this from my recent visit to Putrajaya. Putrajaya is the home to the Malaysian Government however it is also home to one the most prominent Mosques in Malaysia, Masjid Mosque. Malaysia started as a country full of  indigenous tribes.  The next people to jump the ship were Malays, these people arrived from Asia mainland in […]

By |March 3rd, 2011|Uncategorized|0 Comments|