Malaysia is a great place to practice Chinese because there are so many people to practice with! As a tri-cultural country, Malaysia encompasses the Malay, Indian, and Chinese cultures and languages all at once. My mom and I first got into learning Mandarin Chinese during our three month trip around Taiwan. And after […]
Just a couple miles from Chinatown in Malaysia’s capital, there’s a Massage School for the Blind and a corresponding massage clinic called Shujin. Without the training and livelihood provided by the school and massage center, many of those in the program would have otherwise turned to prostitution. The Shujin massage clinic is in an […]
Guide to the stunning Cameron Highlands, one of my favorite spots in South East Asia.
Just some musings during a bus ride about the effect of megacorps, Nestle and Coca-Cola in particular, ruining the cultural aspect of experiences abroad.