From the monthly archives:

July 2011

Vancouver Foodie Cart Tour

by gigi on July 25, 2011

Jenkins and I were invited on Saturday to preview the latest offering from Vancouver’s Foodie Tour: food carts. I had gone to one of Michelle’s tours last year along Granville Street and quite enjoyed it so I didn’t see why this time would be any different. I thought this would be a great opportunity to […]


Jenkins and I took a brief detour from Malaysia to hang out in Cambodia for a few days. Specifically, we wanted to go see Angkor Wat and the other ruins of Angkor and since we were closeby in Malaysia, we were able to make our schedule work. I have to admit that since we were […]


Michael Jackson in Kuala Lumpur

by gigi on July 8, 2011

Now that I have your attention, let me explain. While we were in Kuala Lumpur, we were wandering around and noticed a soy milk stall that seemed to be pretty popular. Jenkins and I had some delicious soy milk in Singapore so we were looking forward to checking out what Kuala Lumpur (KL) had to […]


We had one final breakfast in Melaka before it was time to board the bus for Kuala Lumpur. Ying decided to take us to her husband’s family’s won ton noodle stall for a homey, local breakfast. Malaysian-style won ton mee is different from what we are used to in Vancouver, which is Cantonese style. The […]


For dinner on our last night in Melaka, some of Jenkins’ from Johor Bahru drove up to join us. Satay celup is another Melaka specialty and Ying knew that it was one of the things I wanted to try while I was in Melaka so she suggested that we have dinner at Capitol Satay. It […]