Food: My go-to breakfast in our local ‘kopitiam’

Anybody who has been to Malaysia will tell you how much they love our food ❤ And it's true! Malaysian food to me is unbeatable. 5 words: SIMPLE FOOD FOR SIMPLE JOYS. Anyways, I am a big fan of 'kopitiam' or otherwise known as the local coffee shop. You're not going to get yourself an [...]


Semester Abroad: Cicheng Ancient Town in Ningbo, China

I went on an exchange programme to the University of Nottingham Ningbo Campus, in the Autumn semester of 2017; and to this day, my days in Ningbo will forever remain as one of the happiest moments in my life. (important things need to be in bold). During my time there, I felt foreign yet connected [...]

Photo log: Food I tried in Korea (Pt.2)

Hey, I'm back with more mouth watering, late-night craving photos of food I tried in Seoul 🙂 Both me and my stomach when seoul searching and let's just say, my stomach had better luck than me. So, you ready for a 2am food tour with me?? First, let's start with food from the cafeteria of [...]

Photo log: The three musketeers exploring Penang, Malaysia, 2019

My friends and I decided to head north to Penang from Kuala Lumpur after our final submission because we deserve a hella good break, after 3 years of dedicating our souls to a countless amount of research and writing. I'll elaborate on the places we've visited and hotel that we stayed in another post, so [...]


(Gulli is probably reading this and shaking her head thinking 'Bin, oh Bin. Watch me push that broccoli and carrot down your throat). Jokes aside, no one ever tried to push any broccoli, tomatoes, eggplants, carrots and co down my throat. So no, disclaimer notice: No Bin was harmed in the making.  Now, if you've [...]