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Snorkelling at Tenggol Island in Terengganu, Malaysia


One of the perks while working in Tanjong Jara Resort was that during my days off, I could experience the activities that the resort offered. I couldn’t wait to sign up for a snorkelling trip at Tenggol Island in Terengganu, Malaysia when I found out about the adventure. I wanted to spend a day in [...]

Tanjong Jara Resort Review in Terengganu, Malaysia


During my 9-month Southeast Asia backpacking adventure, I was able to live in a five-star luxury resort in Terengganu, Malaysia. This was one of the best experiences I had because I lived very comfortably. Tanjong Jara Resort: Unmistakably Malay Dungun, Terengganu, Malaysia Dungun, Terengganu, Malaysia I was in the hotel resort to help out in [...]

Backpacking Southeast Asia for 9 Months


I resigned from my corporate job last January 2012 because I wanted to go on a long-term travel adventure. I was able to accomplish it by backpacking for nine months in seven countries in Southeast Asia. Vietnam-Cambodia-Thailand-Indonesia-Singapore-Malaysia-Philippines I haven’t exhausted all the places in Southeast Asia which I could’ve done simply by hopping on a [...]

Cycling to the Town of Dungun in Terengganu, Malaysia


I always enjoyed cycling to the town of Dungun when I stayed at Tanjong Jara Resort in Terengganu, Malaysia. How come? Aside from biking being already a great exercise, I also have a marvelous view of the eastern coast of Malaysia! Tanjong Jara Resort: Cycling to the town of Dungun in Terengganu, Malaysia Tanjong Jara [...]

Jungle Trek to Chemerung Waterfalls in Terengganu, Malaysia


I’m so glad to have finally participated in the jungle trek to the Chemerung Waterfalls in Terengganu, Malaysia. It was my last week at the Tanjong Jara Resort and this nature adventure was one of the activities I wanted to do right away. I stayed in a five-star resort for two months, but I was [...]

How I Lived in a Five-Star Resort for Two Months


After almost six months on the road, I travelled to the northeastern part of Malaysia for an opportunity to live in a five-star resort for two months. I had an amazing time working as a waiter during the summer season, and this break has been one of the best experiences in my backpacking adventure! bussing [...]

One More Week in Dungun, Malaysia


I haven’t blogged for quite some time. I became busy with other types of work that I failed to update this site, even just with short stories on what I’ve been to lately. What’s up then? I’ve got one more week to stay in Dungun, Malaysia. I can’t believe I’ve been here for two months! I've become [...]

Six Months on the Road


I was doing my daily routine of going online to work when it hit me. I’ve been on the road for six months. Six months! I quit my job in January and I’ve travelled to different places ever since. Here’s a list of places I’ve been to in the past six months. Some I stayed [...]

Currently in Dungun, Malaysia


So a new opportunity knocked on the door and this couldn’t have come at a better time. My trip from Singapore to Chiang Mai was cancelled since the airline company (AirAsia) is no longer operating routes between these two cities. I simply had to email them to get a refund for the money spent; quite [...]