In May 2015 I embarked on a long period of solo travel around Thailand. It was an incredible trip and, thirty days later, I found myself running out of time on my tourist visa and nowhere near finished with my Thai adventures.
So I decided to go to Malaysia (via Singapore) for a few weeks, visit an old friend and head out to some tropical islands. I figured this would mix things up a bit before returning to Thailand for another thirty days.
I’m happy to say that I really enjoyed my brief stay in Malaysia. My time there included a visit to one of the weirdest cities I’ve ever visited. I also got to see two idyllic tropical nirvanas, with snorkelling, endangered turtles, jungle trekking and a bizarre creature called the mouse deer. For the full story, have a dig through my articles on: