Cultural Things To Do In Sydney

Written by Alex Johnson
(Photos by Alex Johnson)

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Cultural Night 2017 @ BTC Inanam Restaurant : 9 reasons why you should not miss the Buffet, Entertainment and other highlights

“Good times start with great food”
Written by @Lan and edited by @joehairie
Photos by curiostraveller.com and credited source

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The colors of Seremban @ Negeri Sembilan Darul Khusus : As we see it

Written by @Joehairie
(Photos by curiostraveller.com team members)

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Thought of the day-‘Travelling, it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.’-Ibn Battuta. 

Sunday, January 29, 2017.

The previous visit to Seremban was way back in 1996 when we did backpacking around Peninsular Malaysia. 21 years later, we had the opportunity to re-visit this medium size town. We were in Kuala Lumpur for some writing tasks and having completed all assignments we had nothing else to do. @Lan suggested that we take the opportunity to go to Seremban on day trip and so we did. This might be one good idea a.k.a itinerary for you if you happen to be in Kuala Lumpur and have enough of seeing that big city. To readers who have never been to this town, welcome to Seremban, Negeri Sembilan Darul Khusus.

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Spending On Experiences Make People Happier

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Written by Sil 
(Text by Sil & Image by @Lan)
Published by @Lan on behalf of curiostraveller.com for Sil (wanderlust.tripovo.com)

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Once you hit your 20s, work and deadlines will be part of your day to day. This certainly happened to me.I met different people from other cultures, and I also start to appreciate the little things in life, such as my parents financing the things I needed. But when work comes and the paycheck is in, it’s time to learn to save, or start spending as if there was no tomorrow. A lot of what I earn ends up on many things other than bills, which may be the case of many. After all, money is meant to be spent, right?

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So you’ve been to Sydney, Australia? You ain’t until you jump on that Glass Floor @ Sydney Tower Eye!

Written by @Lan & Edited by @joehairie
(Photos by curiostraveller.com & Skywalk @ Sydney Tower Eye)
BIG Thank you: Malaysia Airlines, Enrich Malaysia Airlines, Oaks Goldsbrough Apartment-Darling Harbour: Sydney, Skywalk @ Sydney Tower Eye, Sydney SEA LIFE Aquarium & Plaza Premium Lounge KLIA Satelite. 

 

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Holiday in Sydney, Australia? Not a big deal mate. Almost all of our friends have been here..and some relatives too! They went and they came back, some even regard Sydney as second home, why not? Sydney is one big vibrant, colorful and peaceful city to live in. We both keep dreaming of going there again and again. Our friends told us in details their big itinerary, what they did, what they ate and so on. Each tour they were on was like discovering something new. Good for them! However, NOT all that have been to Sydney have actually jump on that glass floor! The Glass Floor that will make your hands sweat like hell, thrilling that is and it is 268 meters above the stunning Sydney city! Welcome to Skywalk @ Sydney Tower Eye. This is an exciting journey of us jumping on that glass floor..

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Just when I thought I won’t be scaling Mount Kinabalu again : My journey to the ‘Highest Office’ in Sabah

Written by @joehairie & Content arranged by @Lan
(Photos by @joehairie)

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It is the highest ‘landmark’ in the entire Borneo Island. Standing firmly at 4,096 m above sea level, it is famously known as Mount Kinabalu with many stories behind its name. It once shook the state of Sabah, when that 30 seconds earthquake with a magnitude of 6.0 occurred. That was on June 5, 2015 at 07.15 am. I never thought of scaling the mountain again after doing it for so many times, the first was in 1988. I even have to climb it again after landed myself in my current job. I was not sure if I want to go there again after the 2015 earthquake but perhaps the main reason for that was my thoughts of having enough with scaling mountains, not because of the quake.

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It’s Joe Déjà vu @ Bali, Indonesia

Written by @curiostraveller
(Photos by @curiostraveller & @joehairie)

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It took some time for @joehairie to finally gave in his ‘piece’ of his mind about Bali. Bali is like our second home. We made a point that we must visit Bali at least once a year. It’s a beautiful place with so many good foods, amazing culture and nice people. After so many visits to this mystical land, he recently told me about his inner thoughts, his Déjà vu and I decided that I must write about that. Writing about our ‘tour’ is something common and people do that all the time, all of em’ are in google. We want to write things about Bali, differently. I experienced the presence of an entity and Joe on the other hand experienced the thing named as  Déjà vu. 

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Into The Wild @ Tabin Wildlife Reserve, Lahad Datu

Text & Photos by Evon Foo
( Guest Post by Ms Evon Foo- A blogger from www.colourfulthreads.co )
Re-blogged by @curiostraveller

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My travelling plan this year as I have been telling everyone is to do “cuti-cuti Sabah”, meaning holidaying in and around Sabah — domestic travelling!  Being in the hospitality industry sometimes I do feel slightly embarrassed that I have been to less places in my home state than many of the tourists from around the globe that I have come across over the years.

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Dorsett Grand Labuan : Our Stay Experience

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Previously we shared an article, an introduction to the Dorsett Grand Labuan, Malaysia. For this entry, we will be focusing on our 2 Days/1 Night stay experience. We do hope that this post will give clearer picture to those planning to come to Labuan and about to book for a room at this amazing hotel. We came on July 2, 2016 (Saturday). Our last visit to this property was about 12 years ago. At that time, this Hotel was under a different brand. It was a wonderful stay experience 12 years ago. What about our recent visit? Were we satisfied with the products and services offered to us?  This is the main question that will be answered in this particular entry.

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Troubles In Paradise….My Story about Sabah

Article and Photos by MizaKL
MizaKL previously contributed an article, here is the LINK

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A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about the beauty of Sabahans.  After reading it, I assumed (I hope it is not true) that some would think I was exaggerating about it.  Nothing is perfect in this world, not even Miss Universe.  I managed to visit Kundasang, a quiet small beautiful town.  I would say this is the heart of Sabah since you can find Mount Kinabalu here. Therefore, this would be the main attraction of tourists.  Besides the majestic mountain, there are a few tourists spots too nearby like Poring Hot Springs, Sungai Moroli Fish Massage and Desa Dairy Farm. Sabah Tea plantation is also around this area.

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