One-Day Penang Itinerary Things To Do in George Town, Penang, Malaysia by

One-Day Penang Itinerary: Things To Do in George Town, Penang, Malaysia

The city of George Town in Penang, Malaysia is the country’s second-largest city (after Kuala Lumpur) – and the Penang tourist spot. The city boasts incredible street art, delectable local cuisine and a well-preserved history. Many of the top things to do in Penang are in the historical core of George Town, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, but there are sights just outside the city center, too.… Read the rest

The Best Way To Spend One Day in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia by

One Day in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

If you only have one day in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, it’s most likely because you are transiting internationally through the city on a trip to – or from – Asia. That’s exactly what spurred our KL one-day trip on our first visit to the city when we traveled from Thailand to Australia.… Read the rest

Southeast Asia Travel Budget and 6 Month Budget Review JetSetting Fools

Southeast Asia travel budget (and six month budget review)

Sticking to our budget is key for traveling long term, so we’ve limited ourselves to an average of $100 per day for accommodation, food, drinks, public transportation and any miscellaneous costs that pop up (and they always do). The only thing that takes precedence over the budget is whether or not we’re enjoying the journey.… Read the rest

A Walk in Johor Bahru, Malaysia by

A walk in Johor Bahru, Malaysia

When we first decided to stay across the border north of Singapore in Johor Bahru, Malaysia, we thought it would just be a place to sleep and we would make the commute into the city each day. Johor Bahru, JB for short, is a little gritty, like Jersey to New York City.… Read the rest