Travel Malaysia

Malaysia is our home. We have travelled to every corner of this complex, modern and yet mysterious nation for the past 10 years. We have worked on guidebooks to Malaysia for the Rough Guides and written many articles for some of the world’s best travel publications… we certainly know our backyard quite well. Get off the beaten path in Malaysia with us.

Travelling in Malaysia

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22 Worst Places to Visit in Southeast Asia That Will Give you the Creeps

Southeast Asia may as well be one of the most visited areas of the world. Blessed with hundreds of kilometers of coastline and beaches, amazing islands, mountains, and a smorgasbord of different ethnic groups and cultures, it certainly has a lot to offer travelers. Did we say it’s also very […]


7 Alternative Things to Do in Sabah to Rock your Borneo Holiday

It’s time for a Borneo holiday and you decided to go on a Sabah tour. There are certainly a lot of options, but if you ask us what are the best things to do in Sabah, we always prefer to stay off the beaten path. In other words, a Sabah […]


Sungai Kapur: the best alternative Borneo River Cruise in Sabah

You know what? The problem with traveling to Sabah is that people always stick to the same well-oiled tourist spots, without taking time to explore some of the best alternative tours in Sabah. For example, the southeastern corner of Sabah, has a lot of great places to see, like the […]


A perfect Borneo Orangutan Tour at Bukit Piton, Sabah

Think of Borneo, and the usual images of steamy tropical jungles, murky rivers, beautiful and ancient forests (read about our hiking experience at Tawau Hills Park and the Sungai Kapur Borneo River Safari), and wild adventures will come to mind. For many, a trip to Borneo means looking for wildlife, and, […]

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Ultimate Guide to Visiting Tawau Hills Park and Hiking Mount Lucia

What are the best activities in Tawau? Well, for sure, hiking in the Borneo rainforest: Tawau Hills Park is Sabah’s southernmost forest reserve, situated about 20km north of Tawau town. It’s still an offbeat destination that few travelers to Sabah visit — likewise, you should check our guides to a […]


Cycling Malaysia from Kuala Lumpur to Penang: the Ultimate 5-Days Itinerary

Cycling Malaysia is a great way to see the country, and yet, only a few people dare explore what lies on the backroads between Kuala Lumpur and Penang. We can guarantee that, besides well-known tourist stops like the Cameron Highlands and Ipoh, there’s much more that’s worth discovering in the […]

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