Friday, December 23, 2011

Another Harewood House View

another harewood house view

Definitely another breathtaking view at Harewood House, Leeds. Here's a shot taken of a huge tree with dried autumn leaves, green meadow and light blue sky.

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Monday, December 12, 2011

I Love London Mug

i love london mug

The "I Love London" mug. Photo taken at a street souvenir stall nearby the London Eye. London is one of my favourite places on Earth!

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Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Parkinson Building Leeds

parkinson building leeds

The Parkinson Building was named after Frank Parkinson, a major benefactor to the University of Leeds. It's probably one of the main landmarks in Leeds.

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Friday, November 25, 2011

Bus Stop Button

bus stop button

A stop button on a random bus in Leeds. Press it and the bus will pull over at the next stop.

Sunday, November 6, 2011

Apartment in London

apartment in london

An apartment seen while strolling along the streets of London.

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Thursday, October 27, 2011

A Street in Paris

street in paris

One of the streets in Paris. Typically narrow, yet possesses such distinct French features. The city is usually crowded with vehicles, pedestrians and brasseries on almost every corner and junction.

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Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Lonely Road to Harewood House

road at harewood house

The lonely road leading towards Harewoord House in Leeds. It's surrounded by a beautiful spacious meadow. Definitely one of the most breathtaking sceneries I've ever seen.

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Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Fresh Coconut Drink

fresh coconut drink

The coconut drink has long been a popular drink in the tropics, especially during the warm weather. Its content is usually accompanied by the tender white inner flesh, also known as endosperm.

Monday, October 17, 2011

Malacca River: Day View

malacca river day view

The Malacca River was once an important trade route during the majestic Malacca Sultanate era. Now sightseeing boats cruise along this river.

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Monday, October 3, 2011

Malacca Christ Church

malacca christ church

The Christ Church of Malacca is built in Dutch Colonial architecture style. Famous for being part of The Stadthuys, it's originally painted in white. Later in 1911, the church and the neighbouring building was painted red and this distinctive colour has remained the hallmark of Malacca's Dutch-era buildings since.

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Sunday, September 25, 2011

Burning Joss Sticks

burning joss sticks

Burning joss sticks during the Cheng Beng Festival at Sam Poh Tong. During the occasion, Chinese people pray before their ancestors at the graves or burial grounds.

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Friday, September 23, 2011

Cameron Highlands BOH Tea Plantation View

cameron highlands boh tea plantation

The beautiful green view of the tea plantation at Cameron Highlands. This photo is just a part of the massive tea plantation at the 'BOH' Sungei Palas Tea Centre.

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Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Cupcake with Bear Topping Decoration

cupcake bear topping decoration

An adorable brown teddy bear popping out from the cupcake designed by Delectable by Su.

Saturday, September 17, 2011

Guinness Beer Foam

guinness beer foam

The creamy and delicate beer foam from a cup of Guinness beer. I personally prefer Guinness Draught than Guinness Stout. Cheers!

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Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Chinese New Year Red Lanterns

chinese new year red lanterns

Rows of red lanterns beautifully decorated at one of the top temples in Kuala Lumpur, the Thean Hou Temple.

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Friday, September 9, 2011

Chinese New Year Yee Sang

chinese new year lou sang

A typical Yee Sang dish during the Chinese New Year celebration. It usually consists of strips of raw fish (commonly salmon), mixed with shredded vegetables and a variety of sauces and condiments. It's considered a symbol of abundance and prosperity.

Sunday, September 4, 2011

Red Lanterns with Sky

red lanterns with sky

Rows of red lanterns against the bright sunny blue sky. Photo taken at Thean Hou Temple during the Chinese New Year festivity.

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Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Indian Kuih

indian kuih

Some Indian kuih being sold at food stalls around the vicinity of the Batu Caves temple.

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Saturday, August 20, 2011

Prime Minister Office Putrajaya

prime miniter office putrajaya

The office of the Prime Minister of Malaysia. Located at Perdana Putra Putrajaya, this government building is clearly inspired by the Islamic architecture.

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

KL Night View at Ampang Look Out Point

kl view ampang look out point

The amazing night view of Kuala Lumpur cityscape from Ampang Look Out Point. The KL Tower and Petronas Twin Towers are approximately 10km away.

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Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Thean Hou Temple Lanterns

thean hou temple lanterns

Rows of red lanterns being decorated around the vicinity of the Thean Hou Temple during the Chinese New Year festive season.

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Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Special Thai Style Egg

special thai style egg

Special Thai Style Egg, one of the dishes served at Little Yum Yum, Kota Damansara. Basically it's fried eggs topped with chicken mince and spring onions. I love it.

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Sunday, August 7, 2011

Putra Mosque Putrajaya

putra mosque putrajaya

The Putra Mosque, or Masjid Putra in Malay language, is the principal mosque of Putrajaya, Malaysia.

Saturday, August 6, 2011

Tugu Negara Water Fountain

water fountain

A beautifully constructed water fountain seen around the area where the Malaysia's National Monument, also known as the Tugu Negara in Bahasa, is located.

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Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Malay Fried Rice

malay fried rice

A typical Malay fried rice cooked with various ingredients such as eggs, carrot, vegetable and green cili padi (bird's eye chilli in Malay language).

Tuesday, August 2, 2011

Red Chinese Lanterns

red chinese lanterns

Red lanterns hanging along the edge of the roof at Thean Hou Temple, one of the biggest Chinese temples around Kuala Lumpur and is also a favourite tourist location. The photo was taken during the Chinese New Year festive season.

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Saturday, July 30, 2011

Burning Fire at Batu Caves

burning fire

This photo was taken at Batu Caves, usually the main focus of the Hindu community's yearly festival - Thaipusam. There was an ongoing prayer session and several spots were lighting up with fire on stools, just like the photo above.

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Sunday, July 24, 2011

Apple iPod Shuffle: 3rd Generation

apple ipod shuffle

The first ever Apple iPod Shuffle bought. Engraved with "Specially from", it was actually a gift for a mini blog contest organized back in July 2010; in-conjunction with my birth month.

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Saturday, July 23, 2011

Petronas Twin Towers: Front View

petronas twin towers front view

The pride of Malaysia, the Petronas Twin Towers - inspired by the ideology of former Prime Minister Tun Dr. Mahathir. It was the tallest buildings in the world for 6 years, until Taipei 101 was completed in 2004.

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Petronas Twin Towers: Bottom View

petronas twin towers bottom view

The view from the bottom of the magnificent structure in Malaysia, the Petronas Twin Towers. Located at the heart of Kuala Lumpur, the twin towers has become an iconic symbol and landmark for the country.

Saturday, July 16, 2011

Bright Shining Sun

shining sun

The bright magnificent sun accompanied by huge clouds. A typical hot weather in Malaysia, which will eventually succeeded by a heavy rain.

Saturday, July 9, 2011

The Tavern at Guinness Anchor Berhad (GAB)

the tavern guinness gab

The Tavern is located at GAB's very own Sungei Way Brewery. It's a pub to chill and drink. Occasionally, it houses various events - one notable event was the St. Patrick's Day Media Launch in 2011.

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Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Golden Fried Rice

golden fried rice

One of the dishes served during a colleague's wedding dinner - Golden Fried Rice. Topped with spring onions, the fried rice is quite plain and oily.

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Friday, June 10, 2011

Cameron Cactus Thorns Up-Close

cameron cactus thorn

An up-close shot of the thorns on a cactus plant at Cameron Highlands. The formation of the thorns is quite fascinating.

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Sunday, June 5, 2011

Cameron Insect Eating Plant

cameron insect plant

An insect eating plant (named Nepenthes x ventrata?) at Cameron Highlands. It's orifice really looks like lips.

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Thursday, June 2, 2011

Cameron Leaf Insect

cameron leaf insect

A leafy insect crawling on my hand at an incest farm at Cameron Highlands. It's so light and can easily disguise itself as a real leaf on a plant.

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Saturday, May 28, 2011

Cameron Cactus On Sale

cameron cactus

A bed of cactus being being sold at Cameron Highlands. It's a top souvenir bought when visitors come to the Cameron.

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Monday, May 23, 2011

Cameron Peach-Coloured Flower

cameron peach flower

A peach-coloured flower, surrounded by green leaves, taken at Cameron Highlands. Not sure of its name/species though.

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Saturday, May 21, 2011

Cameron Cute Cactus

cameron cute cactus

Cute looking & colourful spiky cactus in pots seen at Cameron Highlands. One of the main souvenirs bought by visitors.

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Friday, May 20, 2011

Cameron Green Plants

cameron green plants

Plain green plants seen on one of the plant nurseries at Cameron Highlands. It looks like they are baby strawberry plants!

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Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Cameron Black Blue Butterfly

cameron butterfly plant

A black butterfly with blue spots and stripes handing on to yellow and red flower buds. Photo taken at a butterfly farm at Cameron Highlands.

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Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Cameron Cloudy Blue Sky

cameron blue sky cloud

Clear blue sunny sky with some cloud taken at Cameron Highlands. It's definitely an ideal weather to visit this famous tourist attraction.

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Monday, May 16, 2011

Pink Flower Plant

cameron pink plant

An unidentified pink plant taken at one of the flower plantations at Cameron Highlands.

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Saturday, May 14, 2011

Cameron Highland Strawberries

cameron highlands strawberries

Cameron Highlands is famous for strawberries because it's a suitable place to breed them due to its cool climate and fertile soil.

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Sunday, May 8, 2011

Antique Stairs

antique stairs

This antique stairs photo was taken at the Pinang Peranakan Mansion at Penang Island. This main staircase is a distinct feature of the European influence which uses of both local and imported materials. To get to the upper floor, you're required to take off your shoes.

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Friday, May 6, 2011

Gift Shop Sign

gift shop sign

The sign indicating that you're entering a Gift Shop.

Thursday, May 5, 2011

Penang Town Street

penang town street

One of the streets around the town of Georgetown in Penang Island. The old buildings seen have been around for decades.

Thursday, April 21, 2011

Chinese Dragon Zodiac Statue

dragon zodiac statue

A statue of a dragon playing with a pearl or thunder-ball seen at Kek Lok Si temple at Penang Island. It's one of the Chinese zodiacs.

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Famous Penang Chendol

penang chendol

The famous and delicious chendol from Penang, which can be found along Penang Road. Definitely my favourite!

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Monday, April 18, 2011

Chinese Dog Zodiac Status

dog zodiac statue

A cute statue of a dog, (or puppy?) all alone at Kek Lok Si temple at Penang Island. It's one of the Chinese zodiacs.

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