There are so many places to go in KL, many activities to do, and of course the great mixture of tourist places all around (you really need to look for all of those). Many of my dear friends have been leaving KL, that’s part of the expat life-- the part we don’t like… One of … Continue reading In KL: from a 1950’s Vibe to a Degustation Experience
How many times have I mentioned how mix is KL?...Probably too many times.. Over the weekend I went to a BBQ at a friend’s place. Didn’t know anyone, except for my friend of course! There were like 25 people, and as I was there I started talking and talking with many of them. The first … Continue reading Wonderful Mix in Kuala Lumpur
KL is a big city, but from my perspective, there are not many places to go do tourism around by day… And because I work, the places I go are mostly at night to have dinner and drinks. Don’t get me wrong, I have fallen in love with KL, I could live here for many … Continue reading Dos and Don’ts in KL (kids friendly options included!)
What’s an expat? …Well, it’s short for “expatriate”, and according to The Free Dictionary “is a person who is voluntarily absent from home or country”. I feel that sentence describes the last 8 years of my life: absent from home AND country…For me, it is both. I have been “absent” from Venezuela (my Country) since 8 years ago, … Continue reading What does it mean to be an Expat?
If you go to Siem Reap, I highly recommend going to Phare: The Cambodian Circus. First, let me tell you about Phare. It’s not just a circus, but its performers use theater, music dance and modern circus arts to tell Cambodian stories – as they described in their webpage. So, how was Phare created? PPSA … Continue reading The Cambodian Circus: An Energetic Experience
This past Thursday I met with my friend Simone, who is marrying in October (Wohoo, Congrats girl! 👰🏾🎩), and who is going back to US after three years living and working in Kuala Lumpur. I met her last year through my friends Naty and Marco --the ones that went back to Ecuador last weekend. So, … Continue reading What would you miss the most?
February 14th, and who doesn’t know that today is Valentine’s Day? The day we have been pushed to think in the love one, family and special friends. Society has pushed us to share on this day unique thoughtful gifts, flowers and cards with our loved ones, to make this day super memorable. Since I’m away, … Continue reading Valentine’s Day: Cards, Flowers?
Can Singapore be any more perfect? I think that anyone who has being in Singapore would agree with me that this country/island/city is the world's greatest city. Of course, there are many amazing cities around the world--the world is infinite, beyond our minds to comprehend its beauty. However, Singapore is perfection wherever you look around! … Continue reading Singapore in One Word: Perfection
When I watched for the first time Tomb Raider (I think it was in 2001-2002), I was mesmerized by the powerful scenes and by the temples that were shown in the movie--they look like out of this world!😳🙌🏼 I never thought I would have the opportunity to see these places with my own eyes 💙 … Continue reading Ta Prohm: “How?!” I thought 🇰🇭
The hard part of being an expat, it's saying goodbye to family and good old friends... and also to the new friends! When I was packing and getting everything ready to move, I totally had mix feelings: happy and excited 😁😊 for the "new" that was coming up, and of course sad (super sad! 😫) … Continue reading Saying goodbye?… Better say: till next time!