Wonderful Mix in Kuala Lumpur

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

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Dos and Don’ts in KL (kids friendly options included!)

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 does it mean to be an Expat?

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?

What would you miss the most?

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?

Saying goodbye?… Better say: till next time! 

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! 

What to Pack?

Many people has asked me about what to pack when you travel around Asia. There are certain things that I cannot leave behind whenever I travel (and some that I totally do!), here is the list: Sunblock (SPF 30 at least!), water proof preferable because you might go to the beaches and well South-East Asia … Continue reading What to Pack?

Malacca: A Historical City

Malacca is located in the southern region of the Malay Peninsula, 92 miles (148 km.) south east from KL. Malacca has been listed as a Unesco World Heritage site since 2008, and if you get the time to go for a weekend (you don't need more than that), you will see why... I went to … Continue reading Malacca: A Historical City

What to do in KL?

If you are visiting KL for a short time or live here, what could you do in KL in a day? Well, there are many things to do in KL, staying at home and watch Netfilx is one of them! 😉 jajjaa… But, certainly KL has some tourist attractions that could be of your interest, … Continue reading What to do in KL?

One of the Most Amazing Trips Ever

Here in Malaysia, there are too many holidays. The country has a mix of Chinese, Hindu and Muslim cultures, and with that mixtures all the holidays come along. Most of the holidays are between May and July, so when I arrived in May 2016 in KL I had days off almost every two weeks. The … Continue reading One of the Most Amazing Trips Ever

Pokeno Night and Chinese New Year

Hello! There is this group of Colombian girls with whom I get together one day of the month to play Pokeno. Pokeno it’s like Bingo but with cards, it’s really fun! Everybody brings a gift, we usually set a “specific gift”, like this time was “make up”. But on top of that, if there is … Continue reading Pokeno Night and Chinese New Year