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. [...]

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 [...]

10 Things You Should Know Before Visiting Abu Dhabi

10 Things You Should Know Before Visiting Abu Dhabi

If you're arriving in Abu Dhabi as part of your adventure in the middle east region, or just for a short break, then you're definitely in for a treat in this superlative city. In my most recent posts, I shared with you two Abu Dhabi experiences which you can easily do in a day or [...]