The One Thing You Should Never Do On Tioman Island

The One Thing You Should Never Do On Tioman Island

Calming white-sandy beaches, crystal clear turquoise water, rich and lush inland rainforest, cascading waterfalls, all filled with a well-diverse marine life.

Spotify Beats to Social Distance To – Nov 2020 Playlist #001

Spotify Beats to Social Distance To – Nov 2020 Playlist #001

An eclectic mix of tunes from drama series and movies to help you get through the week. Every week I scan Spotify for cool soundtracks of some of my favourite drama series and movies and give them some well-deserved love and add them into my library or playlist. They're sort of a reminder to me [...]

Working from Anywhere, One Cafe at a Time

Working from Anywhere, One Cafe at a Time

It's nice to take a break from my humble abode and change the work enviro a bit. Don't get me wrong. Somedays, the bustling cafe is really what I need to feel active and stay on task, while other days I honestly prefer the silence that my tiny studio apartment offers.

Wow! The 4 Best Places to Feast (and stay) in Johor

Wow! The 4 Best Places to Feast (and stay) in Johor

Last month, I asked everyone on Instagram @travelwithyasminuurya what you wanted to see more of from Yasmin Uurya, and the majority of you answered that you wanted to see more places to eat. So here we are!

6 Must-Visit Attractions in Prague, Czech Republic

6 Must-Visit Attractions in Prague, Czech Republic

Spontaneous decisiveness. It seems these words have been the very definition of my travel habits lately. I make spontaneous plans and decide on a destination without hesitation. It's almost like a "Do or Die" for me and my trip to the charming city of Prague was exactly that. However, when I say "spontaneous decisiveness" I [...]

Tourism Crisis: The Fourth Major Catastrophe in Travel is Coronavirus

Tourism Crisis: The Fourth Major Catastrophe in Travel is Coronavirus

I must say, this blog post was meant to be about the Prague trip I took a month ago. However, my mind shifted elsewhere. I've had this one burning question since we went on lockdown. — when will we get to travel again? To be fair, no one, not Google, not even the World Wide [...]

My Statement for Travellers on Covid-19 (Coronavirus)

My Statement for Travellers on Covid-19 (Coronavirus)

These are strange times we're in today. I must first and foremost mention, that I may have dodged a couple of "bullets" the past 3 weeks with this pandemic. Had I not followed my guts, I would probably still be stuck in the Czech Republic and probably won't be back in KL for a while. [...]

Travel Skincare Bag: Packing for a Short Trip or for a Month

Travel Skincare Bag: Packing for a Short Trip or for a Month

Time to look at my travel skincare bag for a months worth of travel or even just for a week.

A Weekend Guide to Miri, Sarawak Borneo

A Weekend Guide to Miri, Sarawak Borneo

If you are ever in this part of the world—more so Malaysia, and want to visit Borneo but don't exactly have more than 3 days, Miri, Sarawak is one place you can visit in that amount of time. But before I head into the details, I want to shed some light on where exactly is [...]

Cycling Through the Malaysian Peninsular: Subang Jaya to Kelantan

Cycling Through the Malaysian Peninsular: Subang Jaya to Kelantan

Welcome to the Cycle Series #2 In this series, I will be introducing you to inspiring men and women who love exploring the world on their trusted two-wheeled vehicle - the bicycle! David Chang and his friend, Yee Siang headed out into the hilly slopes of tropical Malaysia on their first two-week long-distance cycling trip. [...]

Long-Distance Cycling in Laos, Taiwan, Vienna & Budapest, Meet Pashmina

Long-Distance Cycling in Laos, Taiwan, Vienna & Budapest, Meet Pashmina

Welcome to the Cycle Series! In this series, I will be introducing you to inspiring men and women who love exploring the world on their trusted two-wheeled vehicle - the bicycle! I first met Pashmina back in 2017 when I was invited to speak at an event called Fuck Up Nights KL. The idea of [...]

The Absolute Best Things To Do in Rotterdam – Your Free Guide!

The Absolute Best Things To Do in Rotterdam – Your Free Guide!

After almost completely destroyed by bombs, they built bridges. Modern day Rotterdam carries no resemblance from the old Rotterdam, a city that was reduced to rubble in May 1940 to push the fearful Netherlands into a premature surrender so that the German airforce would never repeat the same feat on its other thriving cities. Rising [...]