Eliza Thomas
44 Entries
Eliza is the editor of Zafigo. She loves long-distance travel, cold weather, and the beach. Her favourite city is Los Angeles and she believes no other country has a better food scene than Malaysia. You're welcome to try and change her mind.

Grounded: Another Year Without International Travel

By , 21 January 2021

I’m just a girl figuratively standing in front of immigration, screaming to be let out.

MCO 2.0: What You Need To Know This Time Around

By , 14 January 2021

It’s like we turned back time and returned to March 2020, but with a twist.

From Wanderlust To Wanderlost: Malaysians Suffer From Travel...

By , 7 January 2021

Travelling abroad has always been an escape mechanism for Malaysians. The pandemic has put a stop to...

21 Moments At Home For Malaysians To Enjoy In 2021

By , 24 December 2020

Here are some unique Airbnb stays and online experiences Malaysians can share with friends and famil...

ZafigoZine: Ringing In The Year #ToBe

By , 18 December 2020

This year was quite the whirlwind of events, but here’s hoping 2021 brings us endless possibilitie...

8 Quaint Kampung Stays You Have To Check Out

By , 26 November 2020

There’s a simplicity, tranquillity, calm, and quaintness about Malaysian kampungs that you can’t...

5 Staycation Spots For Your Next Weekend Escape In Perak

By , 23 November 2020

Calling all Perakians! Looking for somewhere to staycation? Check out these cool digs in your very o...

Lenggong: Rumah Tiang 16 And The Little Town That Could

By , 11 November 2020

Of food, heritage, and mystery, the sleepy town of Lenggong is a historical gem. And a stay at Rumah...

Op-Ed: The (In)Humanities Of Malaysia’s CMCO 2.0, From Pri...

By , 22 October 2020

Zafigo editor, Eliza Thomas, shares her thoughts on privileges, generosities, and the importance of ...

Holiday Horrors: Scary Travel Stories For The Chill Of It

By , 1 October 2020

What better way to build up to Halloween than with stories of hair-raising holidays?