About curiostraveller.com

This blog is mainly about Food, Culture, Arts, Places & Events around the world. Follow our journey, discover and see what the world has to offer, the cultural diversity and more. Also, read informative articles from our guest writers as well as updates from various organizations in their press release. 

THE curiostraveller.com TEAM

Chief Editor/ Writer


Graduated from a local University in Shah Alam, Selangor, @joehairie works full time as an IT expert in one of the main Telecommunication Service Provider in Malaysia. He is an avid traveler and joined curiostraveller.com as the Chief Editor and writer. He is in charge in looking after our contacts beyond Malaysia. He led the team in our first international project in Surabaya, Indonesia (October 2016).



Lan Ining is a person who loves to indulge in culture, food and travel activities and later relay his experience in a form of an in depth writing, in curiostraveller.com blog.Graduated from a local university in Malaysia, Lan speaks and write in 3 international languages-English, Thai and Malay. He is a full time writer for some major online platforms and also a writer, researcher as well as planner for curiostraveller.com team.



Roticanaitraveller is our official partner in Malaysia Delicious 100 program. An avid foodie and traveller, roticanaitraveller plays significant role in our effort to find great, yum; delicious foods in Malaysia. Instagram: @roticanaitraveller.



Ariff Rashdan is one of our official correspondents and he will be representing us whenever we are not able to attend certain event. He is a full time student in Shah Alam, Selangor and keen in culture, music, travel and food.


Do we accept guest’s post/guest writers?

Yes, we do but please pay attention to these simple rules..

You will be held responsible for your own text and images. Should there be any queries and issues in regard to copyright, we will be providing your contact details to related parties and will immediately take down your post/article. You must provide your email address, home/office address, phone number(s) and at least one social media account of yours (It will not be published but meant for our record) . Articles with heavy commercial advertisements (Including hidden LINKS), mentions of Pork and Alcohol will be edited. Elements of racism, political views as well as condemning organizations, religions and individuals are totally unacceptable. If commercial links is a must for your article, talk to us so that we can send to you our price quotation.


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“Malaysia’s Top 10 Eateries Revealed” Page 19-20



Our Achievements



2017-Top 50 Malaysia Food Blog (LINK)

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Invited as Judges for Bloggers Choice Award in Signature Food Fest 2017 by 11th Avenue Media Marketing (Link


2016-10 up and coming Food Bloggers in Malaysia by Marie France Asia (LINK)



Actively reviewing places for TripAdvisor. Stats as at July 11, 2018: 95 reviews, 105,000+ readers, 118 Helpful Votes, 62,298 Points, Level 6 Contributor, 1736 Photos, 22 Forum Posts, 50 ratings. Reviewed: 27 Hotels, 49 Restaurants & 18 attractions.



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40 thoughts on “About

  1. Clarissa

    Dear Lan,

    I’ve just read your blog post on Mystery Shopping and I am interested in becoming a Mystery Shopper checking out Airport Duty Free Shops. May I know how can I join?

  2. George Joshua

    Hi Jo, love your blog, awesome!
    could you do me a favour?, would be glad if you can give me a list of the company for mystery shopper.

    Thank you so much.


    1. Lan

      Hi sis

      Bah thank u so much sebab visit the blog. Really appreciate that sis. Bila kah kita kupi kupi ni. Again thank you kio sis

    1. Lan

      Hi @simplymesmc thanks for visiting our blog.. we really appreciate that. Thank you as well for the compliment about Malaysia. Philippines is one great country too! We have been there of course, in many locations.. love the food and people.. they are so friendly! Can’t wait to be there again in 2018!

  3. I could almost taste that deep-friend cassava! (also a favourite of mine, but not readily available, fresh-friend, here in Canada) Thank you for following my blog — terima kasi banyak

    1. Hi penny,
      Thank you so much for the comment. Terima kasih juga. If you are yo be here one day, tell me and lets go for cassava feast. 🙂

  4. Lan, very nice to meet you and learn more about you. Thank you for following my blog, I will certainly take time to visit yours as well. I hope you have a happy day! 🙂

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