Malacca, Malaysia © Melanie Klien

9 Things To Do in Malacca 

Malacca (or Melaka in Malay) is a beautiful town known for its rich history. It's located 148 km south east of Malaysia's capital city Kuala Lumpur. There's a lot there that you can explore. Read more about my favorite 9 things to do there. 

Visiting Sepilok, Borneo: Sun Bears, Orangutans And Proboscis Monkeys  

Sepilok is a place with three sanctuaries. Take your time to watch orangutans at the feeding platforms, to admire how sun bears climb up the trees  and see how agilely the proboscis monkeys jump from one tree to the other. 


Gomantong Cave And Boat Cruises On The Kinabatangan River, Borneo 

The east coast of Borneo, Sabah, is known for its orangutans, wildlife and marine life. In fact, it has some of the richest wildlife of Souteast Asia. A perfect start to see it on your own are these places. 


10 Reasons Why I Fell In Love With Tioman Island 

Tioman - a place where you can be completely on your own at the beach, where you discover an amazing underwater world or simply relax and drink at a beer and enjoy a beautiful sunset. Here are 10 reasons why I fell in love with Tioman island.