Michelle is a Manila-based content editor. As a journalist, she's covered the property investment and mortgage markets in Australia and Canada. Her freelance writing focuses primarily on lifestyle, travel, and skincare. When she’s not working, she likes to visit museums and take Instagram photos of well-plated food.

Tale As Old As Time: Stories Behind Downtown Kuala Lumpur’s Oldest Buildings

By , 24 June 2022

Even with Kuala Lumpur developing rapidly, it’s comforting to know that many heritage buildings still stand. Discover the stories behind five of them in this feature.

Top Travel Destinations & Activities Around Malaysia For Introverts

By , 8 April 2022

Want to explore exciting destinations and activities around Malaysia but want to avoid the crowds? Check out these fantastic introvert travel destinations.

10 Literary-Themed Destinations For Bookworms In 2022

By , 12 March 2022

Love books almost as much as you do travelling? Check out our list of writers’ retreats, literature festivals, and book-themed travel destinations!

12 Romantic Movies That Will Inspire Wanderlust

By , 13 February 2022

Looking for films that will inspire wanderlust? These 12 romantic movies set in exotic locations will reignite your desire to travel and have new adventures.

Vintage Vibes: Explore These 12 Retro Cafes In Downtown Kuala Lumpur & Beyond

By , 19 January 2022

Looking for a retro-inspired cafe for your next brunch? These 12 hotspots in KL serve both Malaysian and international cuisines.

Seminyak In Our Backyard: Top 8 Bali-Like Resorts In Malaysia

By , 9 January 2022

Can’t travel to Bali yet again this year? Check out these eight Bali-like resorts in Malaysia and transport yourself right to the magical island.

Boxing Day Buys: Shop These Amazing Travel Gears

By , 24 December 2021

Didn’t receive everything on your Christmas wish list? Stock up on travel-related gear with these after Christmas sales deals from Lazada, Shopee, and Zalora.

10 Tips For Women Travelling To Manila, Philippines

By , 20 June 2018

Metro Manila is one of the most densely-populated urban areas in the world, and it’s an acquired taste to say the least. It’s huge, chaotic, and full of contrasts. Many times, poverty exists side ...