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Things To Do at Sepang, Selangor, Malaysia

Yeah‼️ SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 would like to share her recent trip to Sepang, Sungai Pelek & Salak, Selangor, Malaysia 🇲🇾

This 2️⃣D1️⃣N trip was well organised 👍🏻 by Hybrid Holidays Sdn Bhd & being supported by Tourism Selangor, Menteri Besar Selangor Incorporated & Malaysian Inbound Tourism Association (MITA). She had a special privilege to meet & greet YB Ronnie 👨🏻‍💼, also MITA President & Vice President, Mr Uzaidi 👨🏽‍💼 & Ms Mint Leong 👩🏻‍💼 at the sunset buffet dinner @ floating hut, then heard more about Sepang eco & agro tourism products updates with great positive vibes from them directly. SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 is truly agreeing with YB Ronnie 👨🏻‍💼 & Mr Uzaidi 👨🏽‍💼that Sepang is really with a great potential to grow its eco tourism moving forward with the natural resources surrounding it from her recent 2️⃣ visits. Do read more of her earlier educational visit via 🌐 https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2022/06/23/educational-things-to-do-selangor-malaysia/

So, let’s check out where are the places to visit 📍📍, things to do, local foods to enjoy & hotel accommodations 😃😁

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Places To Visit & Things To Do

River Cruise to Fish Farm ~ Sirip Biru Recreation Club

Absolutely recommended this 2️⃣ hours river cruise 🛥️ departed from Sirip Biru Jetty ⚓ to enjoy river cruising on the Sepang Besar River to Tumtung River viewing the mangrove forests surrounding the river, local fisherman boat parking & store, eagles flying hunting foods 🦅 , rakit house for rent to visitors to enjoy holidays on river, Jetty Pak Din ⚓ (Owned by a local fisherman & now become boat parking owner at this jetty ⚓)

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SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 also proud to know that Malaysia 🇲🇾 , her home country actually exporting charcoal aka arang batu to overseas from Jimah Power Plant here 👍🏻

Special thanks 🙏🏻 to our boatman named Mr Shamsul 🧔🏽 who is friendly to share all the information during the river cruising, bravo 👏🏻 Do keep up your great service ya 👍🏻

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Guess what❓⁉️

The highlight of this river cruise is the fish farm visit which you will get to fishing ğŸŽ£ from the fish farm here for big fish ie. Albino Grouper, Tiger Grouper, Siakap, Jenahak & many more 🐟🐟😃😁 Yeah‼️👍🏻💯

The visitors can also buy the fish that they have fishing ğŸŽ£ğŸŸ from here with the price slightly lower than the market price ya ☺️

Do check out her happy river cruise & exciting fish farm visit via 📹🌐

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/Uk7Kwm7LUR3rkM7P9
FB: https://www.facebook.com/siripbirucrew/

Dragon Fruit Farm Visit & DIY Workshop @ My Nature Leisure Farm

Sepang is well known for its dragon fruits plantations, in fact it’s with the biggest dragon fruits plantations in Malaysia 🇲🇾

When you’re at Sepang, you can easily spot the cactus alike dragon fruits plants almost everywhere here 🤩

Hmm…A dragon fruit a day, keep the doctor away 💪🏻👍🏻

Guess what ❓⁉️

She has spotted the beautiful blooming dragon fruit flowers 😍💕 during her farm visit led by The Nature Leisure Farm founder. Hmm…Curious 🤔 how it looks like❓⁉️ Do check out her TikTok clip captured via 📹🌐 https://www.tiktok.com/@siennylovesdraw/video/7135387930431917339 ya 😃😁

Dragon fruit plant is actually part of the cactus family, so it doesn’t require daily watering. It will bloom its flower 1️⃣st, then the dragon fruit is coming next to harvest, yeah‼️

Ohh yes, SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 really enjoyed the DIY activities here, of course being impressed with the creativity of food, beverage & dessert creation with dragon fruit 😋👍🏻

  • 💕 Dragon fruit latte
  • 💕 Dragon fruit smoothie 🥤
  • 💕 Dragon fruit jam toast
  • 💕 Passion fruit with dragon fruit puree
  • 💕 Dragon fruit cupcake 🧁
  • 💕 Dragon fruit cheesecake 🍰
  • 💕 Dragon fruit chicken
  • 💕 Dragon fruit fried rice
  • 💕 Dragon fruit sambal for nasi lemak

She got a healthy dragon fruit themed dining during her breakfast & lunch at this nature leisure farm 🍽️😋👍🏻

A special thanks 🙏🏻 for the dragon fruit cheesecake 🍰 recipe, let’s enjoy baking it ya 😁

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She actually has learnt about DIY dragon fruit enzyme from a recent trip, do read her earlier learning story via 🌐 https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2022/06/23/educational-things-to-do-selangor-malaysia/

Anjung Spotter Sepang

This is an outdoor deck providing an incredible experience for its visitors especially young children to create memories or for an avid fan of the airplane ✈️🛫 to get a closer look at the airplanes

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Its visitors will sure enjoy taking pictures or videos with the departing or landing airplane at the airport from here 🛫🛬

Of course SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 too, do check out her happy TikTok clip captured from her earlier visit at here via 📹🌐 https://vt.tiktok.com/ZSRkN698Q/

Tips📌: Suggest to Google 1️⃣st on the flight departing & landing schedule on the day to plan your visit timing there for 🛫🛬📸 beautiful OOTDs with the airplanes ☺️💕

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/HD7aTgNJ6tjUjGze7
Website🌐: https://www.malaysiaairports.com.my/media-centre/news/malaysias-first-outdoor-plane-observation-deck-opens-kl-international-airport
FB: https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=612492179225630&__tn__=C-R

Ohh ya… You can also enjoy the Outdoorgate Solutions Sepang Mangrove River Kayaking, this time SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 doesn’t enjoy canoeing 🛶, instead she enjoyed the river cruise as shared above, perhaps next trip ya 😃😁

Food 😋🤤

Buffet Dinner @ Floating Hut

This floating hut named Grovey Floating House is also part of Outdoorgate Solutions Sepang which offers kayaking through mangrove forests as shared above. It also with mangrove forests guided trekking too

It’s really nice to be at this floating hut for a sunset buffet dinner 🍽️👍🏻, as well as opting for a tatami accommodation in this hut, absolutely a calm peaceful relaxing time spent 😉

Do check out her happy sunset 🌅 dining TikTok clip captured via 📹🌐

Yes ✅, as shared above, really a special privilege to meet & greet YB Ronnie 👨🏻‍💼, also the MITA President & Vice President, Mr Uzaidi 👨🏽‍💼 & Ms Mint Leong 👩🏻‍💼at this buffet dinner 🍽️ & heard more about Sepang eco & agro tourism products updates with great positive vibes from them directly

SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 is absolutely proud that Sungai Sepang Besar is beautiful clean 😍 & surrounded with rich flora & fauna of mangrove forests. She is truly agreeing ✅ with YB Ronnie 👨🏻‍💼 & Mr Uzaidi 👨🏽‍💼that Sepang is really with a great 👍🏻 potential to grow its eco tourism moving forward with the natural resources surrounding it 😃

Address📍: https://goo.gl/maps/sYN9n7vq6tnp8wCe6
FB: https://www.facebook.com/Outdoorgate.asia/

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FuZhou Cuisine Dining @ Restoran STK Sdn Bhd

Ohh wow!! This restaurant actually serves several award winning FuZhou dishes here. SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 & her travel mates really had a satisfied happy tummy for a lunch dining here 🍽️👍🏻

Personally, she really enjoyed the 2️⃣ dishes from her 1️⃣st dining here ie.

  1. Dong Po Pork Steamed Bun ~ It won the Excellence Award 🏆 This was the 1️⃣st dish served that day &she falls in love with the juicy tasty tender pork while chewing it with the puffy soft bun. So so good that it really deserves the award, highly recommended & a must try ya 😃
  2. Red Wine Mee Sua ~ She loves red wine dishes, so this really is her crave when being served. Just that if the red wine added more, it would be great for her personal tasting preference. Yummy max 😁

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Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/Cny7jUdCcXWZdhkC7
FB: https://www.facebook.com/STK-%E9%85%92%E5%AE%B6-749994681772168/

Hotel Accommodation 🏢

My Nature Leisure Farm 🏡🏘️

Yeah‼️ Happy check-in & enjoyed comfy stay in an air conditioning quad room (For 4️⃣ pax) with attached clean toilet 🚽 & bathroom, hot shower 🚿 available ✅

The decoration surrounding this space is very beautiful artsy 😍, as well as with plants around each of the cabin lodges, very comfy calm

Food catering & tour arrangements to nearby attractions are available upon prior booking ✅

As shared above, SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 really enjoyed the dragon fruit farm visit & DIY dragon fruit themed workshops during her stay here😃😁

Do check out her happy cabin lodge check-in & stay with dragon fruit farm visit TikTok clip captured via 📹🌐

Not just that, she felt so healthy to enjoy her dragon fruit themed meal during her stay here this time. She has tasted all the DIY dragon fruit drink, food & snacks shared above which she has learnt from the DIY workshops. So so satisfied happy 😁 & highly recommend this place for an educational trip, corporate team building, as well as own self care & self love me time trip too

This farm resort 🏡🏘️ is build with a vision to bringing its guests to living in nature surrounding 💚 This is her 2️⃣nd visit here & got a chance to stay for a night. Do read her earlier 1️⃣ visit story via 🌐 https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2022/06/23/educational-things-to-do-selangor-malaysia/

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/kvZKZ1KBA4rWK1KXA
Website 🌐: http://mynature.com.my/
FB: https://www.facebook.com/mynatureleisurefarm/

So, when will you be travelling to Sepang❓⁉️

Let’s plan a trip to Pusing Sepang Dulu ya 😃😁

Environmental Awareness Trip at Pulau Ketam, Selangor, Malaysia

Hey 👋🏻 all, Happy 65th Malaysia National Day 💕🇲🇾💗

SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 as a go green supporter this time gonna sharing with you all about her amazing eco & environmental awareness familiarisation (FAM) trip recently at Pulau Ketam 🦀🏝️, Selangor, Malaysia 🇲🇾

This 2️⃣D1️⃣N FAM trip was well organised 👍🏻 by Holiday Link Sdn Bhd & being supported by Tourism Selangor, Menteri Besar Selangor Incorporated, Malaysian Inbound Tourism Association (MITA) & Majlis Pengurusan Komuniti Kampung (MPKK) Bagan Pulau Ketam

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The trip 1️⃣st started with a meet up of all trip participants (Mostly tourism players, travel agents, travel companies & tour guide) & then departed from South Port Passenger Terminal, Port Klang for a speed boat 🛥️ ride with Huat Huat Speedboat of approximately 30mins to Pulau Ketam 🦀🏝

Safe arrival to Pulau Ketam, met & greeted with the tour guide from Pulau Ketam, Mr Loo & then captured a group photo 📸 @ KETAM signboard. All trip participants then left their luggage at Sea Lion Hotel for Pulau Ketam guided walking tour of approximately 3️⃣ hours

During this walking🚶🏻‍♀️tour, all trip participants get to explore the island’s local community & facilities ie. Balai Bomba 🚒🧑‍🚒 Sukarela, Government clinic of 💯 years old 🏥, police station, Maybank 🏧🏦, power station ⛽, temple ⛩️, 3️⃣ primary schools & 1️⃣ secondary school 🏫, the only 1️⃣ dried prawn processing factory on the island 🏝 , several seafood wholesalers, street wall art & many more

Do check out her happy travel to Pulau Ketam with guided walk tour & hotel check in TikTok clip captured via 📹🌐 

https://www.tiktok.com/@siennylovesdraw/video/7137064871660719387

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After the walking tour, all enjoyed tasty fresh seafood lunch served in Restoran Heng Heng Kopitiam 🍽️😋👍🏻

After lunch, met with Tok Chua Kim Lin, the President of Majlis Pengurusan Komuniti Kampung (MPKK) Bagan Pulau Ketam, Negeri Selangor. Tok Chua Kim Lin has encouraged all trip participants to organise more tours/ trips to visit to Pulau Ketam. During the met-up session, Mr. Kenny Ng, Vice President (VP) Inbound of MITA has suggested to Tok Chua Kim Lin to organise more cleaning & rubbish collection campaigns as rubbish are observed during the walking tour in Pulau Ketam & this may affect the potential tourism growth of this island to the tourists. This session ended with a tea time treat by MPKK Bagan Pulau Ketam @ Restoran Heng Heng Kopitiam 🍽️🥣🍤🥤😋👍🏻  as an appreciation to all trip participants

Checked in to Sea Lion Hotel 🏨🛏️, then the trip participants also get to enjoy an approximately 2️⃣ hours Pulau Ketam boat tour 🛥️ to visit the fish farm, Sg. Lima, eagle 🦅 feeding, dolphin (Yes ✅, all so happy as seen some small dolphins 🐬🐬 from far), fish wall art & Mangrove Villa homestay inspection

Do check out her happy boat tour ride TikTok clip captured via 📹🌐

All trip participants ended the day with a satisfied fresh seafood platter dinner at Restoran Jia Jia 🍽️😋👍🀼ôŽ°Š

The highlight of this trip that SiennyLovesDrawing really enjoyed personally is the visit & environmental awareness program at the Pulau Ketam Tzu Chi Environmental Protection Recycling Station (Tzu Chi) ♻️ which established since 25 Oct 2011 in Pulau Ketam 🦀🏝️

All trip participants get to participate in the local environmental awareness program with Tzu Chi volunteers. The program started with an introduction of Tzu Chi Association & their go green 💚♻️ efforts by Tzu Chi Association in Pulau Ketam to raise the environmental awareness. From this session, all trip participants got to know that the rubbish condition in Pulau Ketam 🦀🏝️ has been improved better since the go green awareness efforts by Tzu Chi to the local island residents here , of course it can be improved greater for a cleaner Pulau Ketam in near future for the local island residents as well as local & foreign visitors

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Next, a warm up body session with a light aerobic exercise led by the Tzu Chi volunteers. Then, followed with a split of 2️⃣ groups trip participants for an outdoor activity to the nearby recycle collection station to assemble & classification of reusable resources, then collected all the reusable resources into the reusable fish nets & returned to Pulau Ketam Tzu Chi Environmental Protection Station ♻️

After the group photo 📸 session of all trip participants with the reusable resources collected, hand washing session & then the reusable resources processing explanation session by Tzu Chi volunteers. All trip participants get to understand the brief features of the processing & transferring reusable ♻️✅ resources by the different grade of plastics

It’s really not easy to do recycling 💚♻️, of course the 1️⃣st buy in of the local residents to willingly put in the reusable resources into the collection station set up. However, there are a minority of local residents that misused the collection station as another dustbin on the island 🙄

After the collection of reusable resources, SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 has learnt that lots of tedious works involved especially the separation of different parts of a plastic reusable resources collected. Other reusable resources collected are glass 🍾, boxes/ cardboard 📦, papers ğŸ—žï¸, books 📚, CDs etc.

Guess what❓⁉️

Glass bottles 🍾🍾 can be recycled by using a special machine to crushing them into small glass pieces, then can be mixed into soil for plantation 🌱🌿🌳 purposes

Amazing learning gained 👍🏻

Yeah‼️ A yummy healthy vegetarian lunch 🍽️😋👍🏻 prepared by Tzu Chi volunteers as an appreciation to all trip participants for their visit & go green activity participation by all trip participants

All enjoyed the lunch happily 😃😁

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The program is then followed by Q&A, as well as an experience sharing session. During the sharing session, Tzu Chi volunteers have encouraged all the trip participants to include an environmental awareness session in their tours or trips organised moving forward, so that more people will be encouraged to start their own go green habits respectively ğŸ’šâ™»ï¸ğŸŒŽ

Ms Yap SC of Holiday Link Sdn Bhd, the trip organiser has shared her appreciation 🙏🏻💗 to all trip participants for their participation in this FAM trip & encouraged all trip participants to start organising similar environmental awareness tours/ trips moving forward

Ms Yik Thim of Tourism Selangor shared that her shopping habit now is too lazy to buy 🛍️ It means if she knows she will throw the item subsequently, she will not buy it now ❌🛍️ It’s a good way to reduce on 3️⃣R efforts. She has added that she does home cooking 🧑🏻‍🍳, so now she uses her kitchen waste / food waste from her daily home cooking preparation as home plant fertilizer. Then, her home plant 🌿🌱 will then grow as her own home cooking ingredients. Amazing way of being environmentally friendly ğŸ’šğŸŒŽ

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Ms Jennifer of Tzu Chi has added that parcels 📦 from online shopping actually causing lots of headache in Tzu Chi’s recycle efforts especially the sticking tape on the parcel 📦 box that the Tzu Chi volunteers have to remove the tapes from each parcel box 📦 during the process of recycling the reusable resources

Mr, Kenny Ng, VP Inbound of MITA has suggested to Tzu Chi volunteers to collaborate more with the associations outside of Pulau Ketam 🦀🏝️, also to start influencing the younger generations to educate them on 3️⃣R efforts ie. Reduce, Reuse & Recycle ♻️. Those can reuse or repair, don’t buy 🆕 one

At the end of this trip, many trip participants have agreed 💯👍🏻 to organise more eco & environmental awareness tours moving forward & start with own self 1️⃣st & then influencing people around on go green ♻️ habits ~ 3️⃣Rs for a better planet ğŸŒŽ to live in

Yes ✅, let’s all continue to do our part for a better living environment, each of us play an important role in go green efforts ya 💪🏻🙌🏻👍🏻

Do check out SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻‘s happy participation of this environmental recycling activities TikTok clip captured via 📹🌐

https://www.tiktok.com/@siennylovesdraw/video/7136333142108982554

In addition, every 3️⃣rd Sunday of each month is designated as Tzu Chi Recycling Day nationwide in Malaysia 🇲🇾, so the public can just drop by any Tzu Chi Recycling Centre/ Point ♻️ to volunteer time in sorting out recyclables at the centre & safeguard the Earth ğŸŒŽ hand in hand, more details via 🌐 https://www.tzuchi.my/en/join-us/recycling-centres

SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 would like to recommend this as an educational activity for our younger generation especially to impart environmental knowledge, raise environmental awareness & encourage all to protect our Mother Earth through practical actions ♻️👍🏻

Alternatively, if you’re a corporate or schools that would like to organise group visit with program etc. to Tzu Chi Recycling Centre ♻️, you may submit your application form to Tzu Chi for arrangement via 🌐 https://creatorapp.zohopublic.com/tcapps_tzuchi/mos/form-perma/Tzu_Chi_s_Caring_for_Community/CGrzWfhMDZyxNAvbT7GYfUuKv7mYa80zheU29OQyf1BPnreT91xXeznj3w89vVRtsDTTuJuG5qGCdRb6KwjqZZubxWM4ECHEp91u

Things To Do at Commonwealth Forest Park, Selangor, Malaysia

Yeah‼️ SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 would like to share here the things to do at Commonwealth Forest Park & Resort aka Resort Taman Eko Rimba Komanwel (RTERK) 🌳🏕️🌳 from her recent visit

It’s a privately-owned resort & camping site on the road 🛣️ to Rawang, about 24km north of Kuala Lumpur city center & approximately 3km from Rawang Town. It was launched in 1993 to commemorate the 14th Commonwealth Forest Conference in Kuala Lumpur city, Malaysia 🇲🇾

Ohh ya… It’s with admission fee ✅ to enter this park. There is an Indian temple at its park entrance, be aware of the many monkeys 🐒🐵, so advise to keep any of your foods not too obvious visible to avoid being snatching by the monkeys during your visit or stay here

It combines a recreational forest with landscaped gardens, lakes, camping 🏕️ grounds, chalets, fountains, jogging tracks, hiking 🥾 trails, SAWA river trekking, All-Terrain Vehicle rides (ATV), stingless bee 🐝 (aka Kelulut) farm (Temporarily close) & other amenities to give its visitors a great 👍🏻 choice to spend time here for a green nature ğŸ’šğŸžï¸ğŸŒ³ğŸŒ³ getaway from the busy city living

Not just that it’s located at Bukit Lagong Forest Reserve, a large forest reserve 🌳🌳 of over 600 hectares of lowland dipterocarp species bordering Kanching Recreational Forest & backing on to Forest Research Institute of Malaysia (FRIM). With these 3️⃣ forested areas together form a large green lung on the northern edge of the city 🌇

RTERK is now being managed by Future World Avenues Sdn. Bhd. in close collaboration with The State of Government, Tourism Selangor Sdn. Bhd. & State Forestry Department 🤝🏻🙌🏻👍🏻

So, what are the things to do❓⁉️

SiennyLovesDrawing & friends really enjoyed themselves during their recent visit

Guess what❓⁉️

There will be an overnight trip again here, hurray 😃😁💕🏕️🌳❤️

From her recent travel experience, below are the things to do while enjoying being with the beautiful nature here as shown in her IG album shared above 📸📸

Glamping/ camping night with Lubar Camp 🏕️⛺

Lake campsite is definitely the favorite spot of many camping lovers ya 👍🏻

There are various camping tents available to rent at the river side ~ River Cottage, located right opposite The White Cottage or any locations within this park

Also camping equipment is available for rent

Note: There is no power point available for charging 🔋, so do bring along power bank while enjoying back to nature stay here

Enjoyed food 😋👍🏻 & OOTD 📸📹 @ the beautiful Café Loaves & Bites or Forest By Cik Bunga

All visitors can enjoy a cuppa or a slice of cake after a walk in this park

OOTD @ Mini Flower Garden Cik Bunga

You will be amazed with the growing plants passion of Cik Bunga here

OOTD @ Cik Bunga Telephone Booth

Lol 😛 There is a small phone in this booth ya 😀

Hmm…Who was SiennyLovesDrawing calling ah? Perhaps inviting her friends for a morning jogging here 😀

OOTD @ Welcome Bamboo

Love how the rainbow coloured bamboo formed the welcoming sign here

OOTD @ Roundabout RTERK

It’s just located opposite the Forest by Cik Bunga Cafe, this cafe serves food for all visitors to enjoy during time spent in this nature park

OOTD or an overnight @ The White Cottage

A nicely decorated & comfy space for a good night rest in this beautiful white cottage, it’s well equipped, air conditioning & beautifully decorated

It’s opposite River Cottage camping site 🏕️

More info or stay booking via 🌐 https://www.iohome.my/whitecottage

River Trekking

Do wear proper shoe 👟 (Kampung Adidas would be a good choice) & bring along mosquito 🦟 repellent before you’re starting to enjoy your river trekking

Note: It’s expecting to maybe experience with mosquitoes & leeches during this activity

More info on this activity booking via 🌐 https://www.instagram.com/p/Cf_mfCapFUU/ or contact the river trekking guide team via 🌐 https://instagram.com/adventurexcape

Canoeing / Kayaking 🛶

There are life jackets available for children & those who can’t swim while enjoying canoeing 🛶 at this man-made lake

Cycling 🚴🏻‍♀️

It’s a nice way to explore this park & enjoy the comfy wind blows during the ride, then breath in fresh clean air

Electric Scooter 🛴🛵

Hmm…This is really fun to enjoy this ride, personally SiennyLovesDrawing was not so good in balancing herself, it was a great 1st trial she had, enjoy max!!

ATV ride

It’s a must try ATV ride here especially riding in the forest area

There are clean toilets 🚽 with toilet papers, hand soap, power-pressure shower 🚿 & trash bins provided at designated area within the park to avoid being disturb by the monkeys

Personally, SiennyLovesDrawing would like to recommend this park for family outing, school educational trip & corporate team building

Let’s visit Commonwealth Forest Park & Resort aka Resort Taman Eko Rimba Komanwel (RTERK) for a back to nature getaway

Welcome to check out her TikTok clip 📹🌐 captured from her recent happy travel here ya 😃😁🌳🏕️💕❤️👍🏻

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/KzbHoVHJfT4J5SZg9

Website🌐: https://www.rterkpark.com/

Heritage Things To Do @ Hulu Selangor, Malaysia · Day by Day Itinerary

Yeah‼️ SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 continues to #cuticutimalaysia , in this blog post, she will share her own personal travel experiences & observations about covid19 🆕 norm travel procedures, peoples, places & the food she enjoys during this Hulu Selangor trip ya 😃😁

This trip was well organised by Lion Sight Travel & Tours Sdn Bhd & being supported by Tourism Selangor & Malaysian Inbound Tourism Association (MITA)

She would like to also share here her heritage historical trip itinerary this round @ Hulu Selangor & it’s covered for Serendah, Kuala Kubu Bharu (KKB) & Ulu Yam

Do check out her FB album posted about this heritage historical tour 📸🌐 via https://www.facebook.com/siennylovesdrawing/posts/pfbid02mny5RWJyEFGPM78CLapouqR1m1jDfvrrwzQdAxMPr61D7cCcPJoJJBVPitYZs7sjl

Heritage historical tour @ Hulu Selangor , Malaysia

Day 1

It was a raining day 🌧️☔ with sharp departure from Matic KL to Serendah @ 7.40am, the name Serendah in Malaysia’s national language ~ Bahasa Malaysia reflects that this area is located at a low level

Went straight to Macau street, Serendah for breakfast. This is the only Macao street that remains now from the total 5️⃣ Macao streets in the world ğŸŒŽ ie. Kuala Lumpur, Serendah, Malacca, Penang & Singapore. This street will be a food street of Serendah in the future as shared by Mr Andy Pah during lunch of that day

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Highly recommended the tea egg dessert served at Kedai Kopi Yee Kee. The egg well boiled in sweet tea soup, yum yum 😋👍🏻 SiennyLovesDrawing & her friend were lucky to enjoy this well known dessert @ 9am. It normally ready to serve around 10am. She loves this hot dessert as tasted it for the 1st time. A must try ya 😀 They were sharing a table with a retired couple, had a good chat with them, a happy breakfast

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/vrZJbeZV4oRdiZJz9

Then, visited the Hock Leng Keng Temple 双文丹福靈宫 which founded in 1869. It’s a 150 years old Taoism temple with a museum to visit to learn the history of this temple & Serendah. It used to be a medical temple for the village residents, especially kids here. SiennyLovesDrawing got impressed by how well this temple is being maintained till now

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Met officials, Mr Andy Pah from Balairaya Serendah & Mr Lee, the acting president of Hokkien Association. Listened to their explanation about this old temple history, as well as Serendah history

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/uT7XprLrkTp3fjFE9

Then, group photos & enjoyed hosting tasty yummy lunch & chit chat together with the Hokkien Association members @ Restaurant 218

During the lunch, Mr Andy Pah informed that the Temple Street of Serendah actually with 7️⃣ temples & some with over 100 years. That’s really full of historical values. He also shared about the ongoing efforts of developing Serendah as a lifestyle tourism destination. It will be developing as a tourist park so each visitor here can spend at least 2 hours

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/XggiK8ptQhw8AZRY9

Next @ llmio Cafe 古毛人茶餐室 to meet ADUN KKB Madam Lee Kee Hiong & cafe owner, Ms Shu Xuan

Once stepped in, personally she loves the dining & tea time vibes in this cafe, especially love the antiques collections exhibited here

The cafe founder actually studied in Taiwan & decided to be back to her hometown & started this cafe & also a homestay 欢喜居 ☕🏘️

Enjoyed a juicy story telling session about KKB from Ms Shu Xuan & started the heritage walk with her. SiennyLovesDrawing also personally suggested to her to inform the relevant authorized person of Galeri Sejarah KKB to consider adding all the gallery info exhibited in English so foreign visitors will have a chance to read & understand the KKB history from this gallery. Many foreign travellers love to visit the museum of a local place on a travel journey, so it’s important for this gallery to add in the English version of all exhibited information

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/9QHMqgNMHgr2zTfj6
FB🌐: https://m.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100057351074493&ref=page_internal&mt_nav=0&_rdr

Do check out her TikTok clip captured on what to eat @ Hulu Selangor for sharing

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KKB Heritage Tour to explore

This is the 2️⃣nd time SiennyLovesDrawing enjoyed the heritage walk here, do read on her 1️⃣st experience via 🌐 https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2020/09/29/the-heritage-trail-of-kuala-kubu-bharu-%e6%96%b0%e5%8f%a4%e6%af%9b/

A slightly different route this time i.e. Wall murals ğŸŽ¨ğŸ–Œï¸ (Improved as compared to her earlier walk) ~ Oldest temple ⛩️ ~ Rainbow 🌈 temple ~ Alor Rempah ~ Selangor Dam

Wall murals lane

It was under repair & maintenance progress during her visit. Well noted that it’s well maintained & being improved with some wall decorations for visitors to enjoy OOTD capturing here

Ohh ya…Must capture your photo 📸 with the KKB legendary white crocodile 🐊 wall painting ya 🤩

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/XddEfbPHKhKnZqhz7

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Oldest temple in KKB ~ Guan Yin Gu See Temple 观音古寺. Since 1904 & with the donation collected here, they built the Kek Lok Si temple in Penang. It was called as tortoise temple earlier, there is a pond at the temple with lots of tortoises 🐢🐢 in it

Guess what ❓⁉️

This temple was safe & not affected by any KKB floods, that’s so magical to be believed by the KKB residents here

Address📍:https://maps.app.goo.gl/y2pR67N8kHWjxWVZA

Next, visit to the 岳山古庙 another old temple since 1895 & also called as Rainbow Temple because you will be amazed with the colourful rainbow 😍🌈 staircases here while visiting this temple ⛩️

So, get ready for your OOTDs here 📸📸

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/76WKdPHjv6jGNVF28

Do check out SiennyLovesDrawing ‘s overall trip TikTok clip captured for sharing 📹🌐

Ohh ya…Not far from this temple, there is a Tokong Kuan Yik Kerk 观音阁 which is the 1️⃣st temple in KKB that painted its staircases in rainbow 🌈 colours 🤩 This temple offers a good overview of whole KKB town

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/BxEYbZUWekZLJtZr8

Last stop of this heritage tour @ Sungai Selangor Dam. It was completed in 2002 flooding the valley of Gerachi Jaya & Pertak off KKB & resettling the native indigenous communites that lived here to a 🆕 nearby village

It’s a picturesque dam, hence explained that it’s a popular stopover for photos & videos, also fishing activities. It welcomes its visitors to its recreational park to appreciate the picturesque view of the massive lake where a spillway drops water to control the dam’s level

You may visit the Splash Info Center which is located along its main road that offers a gallery & information about this dam project. It’s with 🆓 admission from Tue to Sun, 9am to 4pm

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/G2oUDJjGPECq6gWLA

Checked in for a night stay 🛏️💤 at Canaan Valley Serendah

It offers a healthy & comfortable environment for activities, vacations, private functions etc. so to enjoy all 🆕 & exclusive recreational experience here in Serendah

BBQ dinner served by catering from https://www.facebook.com/lionsight.kitchen.5 👍🏻

Yeah‼️ Karaoke ğŸŽ¤ & chit chatting session among the participants. It was a great catching up & had lots of laughter 😃😁

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/nykQBrAbzDYLQn2W9
FB🌐: https://www.facebook.com/canaanvalleyserendah/

Day 2

Breakfast & enjoyed morning walks around the hotel stay

Hulu Selangor tourism products updates & sharing session by KKB Paragliding Team & MITA Vice President, Ms Min Leong

Went shopping for some local Ulu Yam products at the Swee Yen Retail 瑞园商店. Her travelmates have shared that the handmade bihun here is tasty from their prior shopping experience here

It also owned a restaurant that serves famous Ulu Yam noodles, SiennyLovesDrawing has not personally tried it, so unable to share whether nice or not from her experience ya

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/u1dpyVks3vckzYnk8
Online official store: https://shope.ee/9UNlYpBeld

At the same row, you may check out the Ulu Yam Noodles Making Shop named Five Q Brothers Enterprise, this is the only factory based & open to the public to see how they make the noodles in Ulu Yam. The other 4 noodles producers are home based

Guess what❓⁉️

The noodles here have superb elastic, you can just keep polling the noodles & it allows you to pull very very long. Amazing handmade skill lies behind the noodles dough 👍🏻

You may shop for their fresh making noodles from here. If it keeps in the fridge, it will last for 2 months. If in freezer, up to 2 months

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/DQ7YgxQbknKKxFTe9

SiennyLovesDrawing has captured the Ulu Yam noodles making TikTok clip for sharing 📹🌐

Happy satisfied tummy with superb tasty lunch @ Restaurant Aik Khoon

She loves almost all the dishes served at lunch here, highly recommended the Tom Yam prawn in coconut, beer stout chicken wings, salted egg fried pumpkin & tofu

She really enjoyed the sweet tom yam with great 👍🏻 coconut fragrance of this prawn dish, absolutely tasty each sip of the soup while chewing on the fresh prawn 🦐😋👍🏻 If you’re not a spicy fan, this dish is not very spicy with the well blend of coconut sweetness

Ohh my…Almost everyone on the table loves the beer stout chicken wing, it was well deep fry, not oily at all & well coated with beer stout, so delicious tasty to enjoy every bite of it

Honestly she can just none stop eating the salted egg pumpkin, it’s so addictive tasty 😋🤤 Moreover she is a salted egg lover

Their own made tofu absolutely smooth tasty to enjoy , she loves the appetizing gravy with a pinch of wine fragrance & taste

Superb happy tummy from this lunch

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/UBf6zBnoXsvWSVsx7

World of Phalaenopsis ~ Beautiful orchids farm visit & cafe. From the satisfied lunch, she didn’t dine in this cafe, instead she enjoys walking & exploring this place, got amazed with many beautiful blooming orchids plants in many different colours here

During her visit, she had a good chat with the orchids care worker & understood that the yellow orchids are precious one as not many, compared to those white & purple ones. It’s quite easy to take care the plants by spraying water few times a week

There are also lotus pond & ducklings pond. The kids can enjoy feeding the swimming ducklings with just RM1️⃣ for the feeding food packet

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/6VjfbGXSYd7xFZKm8
Website 🌐: http://www.waltexbiotec.com/

Last stop at Seven Wells for photos & heading back to KL, home sweet home 🏡 to conclude this 2️⃣D1️⃣N trip at Hulu Selangor, Malaysia 🇲🇾. It’s also known as Perigi Tujuh Serendah. It’s a popular tourist spot in Serendah & it was built to resist floods in Serendah. To SiennyLovesDrawing personally, this is an important heritage spot to visit to learn more about Serendah history & the advancement of technology at that time for flood preventing

However, during this visit, she is sad to see the rubbish & not well taken care of this place. Special thanks to 1 of her travelmate, Ms MC who have shared the before photo captured from her visit in Aug 2020 that the Seven Wells were all functioning with cleaner surrounding at that time

At present, there are 2 wells that no longer with water 💦 Sigh…She wishes the relevant authorities can actually take some appropriate action to well maintain this beautiful site as Malaysia is slowly resuming tourism activities at the moment. Also to have all Seven Wells all functioning well again as its purpose of preventing unpredictable flood in the future

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/6HTCgm2Mus5KNdHh9

This trip, she has not visit to Alor Lempah aka Ampang Pecah. It’s a picnic 🧺 site is just like a mini “Niagara Falls” in Malaysia 🇲🇾, no need to fly 🛫 to USA 🇺🇲 ya 😁

It’s actually a man-made weir & used for flood mitigation & it spans across the width of the river. If it rained the night before, the water volume is high & with impressive water view here 😍

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/4EGpbXp8eZtDBJTa7
FB🌐: https://m.facebook.com/pages/Alor-Lempah-Ampang-Pecah-Kuala-Kubu-Bharu/507190569331099

So, when will you be travelling to Hulu Selangor❓⁉️

Do feel free to share with SiennyLovesDrawing what else must she not to miss while visiting to Hulu Selangor❓⁉️

Do comment below or any of her social postings shared above, sharing is caring as always ya 🤗💕

Educational things to do at Selangor

Educational Things To Do @ Selangor, Malaysia

Yeah‼️ SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 recently had a great 👍🏻 educational 2️⃣D1️⃣N farmiliarisation trip at Selangor, Malaysia 🇲🇾 with some of the school teachers, educational professionals & travel industry professionals

This trip was well organised by 🔆 Matahari Holiday Sdn Bhd & being supported by Tourism Selangor & Malaysian Inbound Tourism Association (MITA)

🔆 Matahari Holiday Sdn Bhd actually started as an educational tour agent since its establishment in 2003 with its licensed KPK/LN: 4925. It’s specializing in school outings & tours covering interesting places, sightseeing destinations with informative & educational values

In this blog post, she will share about the educational things to do, places & foods she has enjoyed & gained great 👍🏻 learning from this trip 😃😁

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Educational Things To Do

Anjung Spotter Sepang 🛫🛬

Before some learning itinerary of this trip, it’s good 👍🏻 to enjoy some photos/ videos capturing, this is an outdoor deck providing an incredible experience for its visitor especially young children to creating memories or for an avid fan of the airplane to get a closer look at the airplanes ✈️

All will sure enjoy taking pictures or videos 📸📹 with the departing or landing airplane at the airport 🛬🛫 Of course SiennyLovesDrawing too, check out her happy TikTok clip captured & more photos via 📸🌐 https://www.facebook.com/matahariholiday/posts/10224476905527522

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Tips📌: Suggest to Google 1️⃣st on the flight departing & landing schedule on the day to plan your visit timing there for 🛫🛬📸 beautiful OOTDs with the airplanes ☺️💕

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/HD7aTgNJ6tjUjGze7
Website🌐: https://www.malaysiaairports.com.my/media-centre/news/malaysias-first-outdoor-plane-observation-deck-opens-kl-international-airport
FB: https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=612492179225630&__tn__=C-R

D’Rebung Bamboo ğŸŽGarden

This beautiful bamboo ğŸŽ garden is located in the Kampung Hulu Chuchoh, Banghuris Homestay within a restaurant well known for its Nasi Ambeng 😋👍🏻

This was SiennyLovesDrawing’s 2️⃣nd visit here, it has improved a lot from her 1️⃣st visit in July 2020 during her Banghuris Homestay 🏘️👍🏻 great experience, do read more via 🌐 https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2020/07/28/malaysia-traditional-village-staycation-banghuris-homestay/

So happy 😁 to note that now the bambooğŸŽgarden is well managed as a lovely OOTDs space for photos & videos, as well as a cosy dining environment. There are plenty of colourful umbrellas ⛱️☔ within the garden to add fun for your OOTDs capturing ya 😍

SiennyLovesDrawing had great 👍🏻 fun in this bamboo ğŸŽ garden, do check out her TikTok clip 😃😁

It’s a good place to introduce bambooğŸŽplants to the younger generation, to appreciate green nature 💚 & village life comparatively to city living, as well as highlighting the great 👍🏻 efforts behind in taking care a beautiful bambooğŸŽgarden

Ohh ya..Must try the traditional dish ~ Nasi Ambeng serves here, so tasty yummy 😋🤤👍🏻 to enjoy. While enjoying this dish, do instill the sharing principle of Nasi Ambeng to the younger generation. Do check out her IG album of tasting Nasi Ambeng in July 2020 via 📸🌐 https://www.instagram.com/p/CEhLVx_AtGq/

Address📍: https://g.page/Banghuris_DRebung
Website 🌐: https://mylink.la/drebung

My Nature Leisure Farm

SiennyLovesDrawing has witnessed the launch ceremony of this educational trip hosted here by the officials of Tourism Selangor, MITA & 🔆 Matahari Holiday Sdm Bhd. More photos via 📸🌐 https://www.facebook.com/1153653746/posts/pfbid02viqcdunYgZHZuYkupnxyiSZJpsbABwcBvoEAmHdXX7bNhVQN2utjb9a8jzcm1Gmfl/

During the launch, Tourism Selangor board has shared that apart from the well known dragon fruits plantations in Sepang, there will be a pineapple 🍍 tourism products coming up next to promoting local grown fruits while #cuticutimalaysia 🇲🇾, now in progress of planning & preparation

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MITA President & Deputy Chairman both shared that tourism industry in Malaysia 🇲🇾 is in the midst of resuming back & emphasise more on value added tourism packages as compared to prior pandemic. So educational trip is a good start to bring values to the education professionals as well as to the younger generation to learn more in depths about own home country as well as learning 🆕 skills, outside from classroom syllabus

This farm is a cabin lodging farm resort inspired from white cottages in the English countryside. It’s offering spaces for family outings, corporate & private event hosting in a small scale with a travel 🆕 norms. Food catering & tour arrangements to nearby attractions are available upon prior booking

Yes ✅, this farm resort is build with a vision to bringing its guests to living in nature surrounding 💚

Address📍: https://g.co/kgs/878mbD
Website 🌐: http://mynature.com.my/
FB: https://www.facebook.com/mynatureleisurefarm/

Sepang Corner Healthy Fruit & Florist

Yeah‼️ Sepang is well known for its dragon fruits plantations, in fact the biggest dragon fruits plantations in Malaysia 🇲🇾 , you can easily spot the cactus alike dragon fruits plants almost everywhere here 🤩

This education trip has involved its participants to learn & DIY own bottle of Pitaya Enzyme here, precious learning time gained & at the same time to instill healthy living tips, bravo 👏🏻

Hmm…Before joining, SiennyLovesDrawing was curious 🤔❓⁉️

  • What’s the ratio/ portion❓
  • Fermentation in room temperature❓
  • Need to stir it? If yes, for how many days❓
  • What’s the nutrition of Pitaya enzyme❓
  • How to keep the Pitaya enzyme❓

Guess what❓⁉️

The secret ingredients & tools are simple, just the dragon fruits, lemon & brown sugar, knife 🔪 & glass bottle. The instructor has shared that must use glass bottle for Pitaya Enzyme DIY making, else it will fail…So, do remember ya

The DIY pitaya enzyme steps also easy to follow from the instructor’s guidance,

  1. Wash hand & fruits, then clean & slice the fruits with knife 🔪
  2. Put in all the ingredients layer by layer in the glass bottle
  3. Once full, close the lid & store the glass bottle in a cool & dry place. No need to place in fridge yet
  4. Do shake the bottle gently everyday to get the brown sugar to coat the fruits nicely
  5. The pitaya enzyme should be ready in approximately 3️⃣ weeks
  6. However, once opening the lid for consumption, do place the enzyme in fridge. The 🆒 temperature will slow down the fermentation process & delay the enzyme from turning into vinegar

Do check out SiennyLovesDrawing’s happy DIY pitaya enzyme TikTok clip captured & more photos via 📸🌐 https://www.facebook.com/100004950135932/posts/1779598448881809/

Pitaya enzyme is good 👍🏻 for daily consumption & recommended to consume once a day before meal. Some of the health benefits are,

  • Relieving constipation
  • Detoxification
  • Brightening skin & removing freckles
  • Beauty & anti-aging
  • Improve sleep 😴 quality
  • Helping on weight loss
  • Lowering blood sugar
  • Purifying blood & breaking down fat
  • Anti 🆓 radicals
  • Removing heavy metal poisoning

After the DIY session, every participants were so happy 😁 to bring home their own DIY pitaya enzyme. Some happily shopping for more fresh dragon fruits too 🛒🛍️

Hmm…A dragon fruit a day, keep the doctor away 💪🏻😁

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/hcCQY1iLR1xYzcz46
FB: https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Local-business/Sepang-Corner-Healthy-Fruits-And-Florist-162821347118695/

Gano Mushroom Farm

Do you enjoy eating mushrooms 😋🍄❓⁉️ If so, do you ever wonder how to grow mushrooms 🍄🍄❓⁉️

SiennyLovesDrawing has learnt so much more about growing mushrooms from this farm visit, it’s so so happy 😃😁 to see the mushrooms grow healthily while visiting this farm

Do check out her happy visit & learning about mushrooms 🍄🍄 cultivation TikTok clip captured, she gets to learn the process from substrate preparation, bagging of saw dust, capping the saw dust bag, sterilization, inoculation, incubation, watering & harvesting the mushrooms. Then, the mushrooms will transport to the markets, supermarkets & hypermarkets whereby we always shopping 🛍️ to cooking & tasting at home 🏡😋👍🏻

More photos via 📸🌐 https://www.facebook.com/siennyyong/posts/1776964029145251

If your kids love mushrooms 🍄🍄 in their meals, it’s good to join this educational trip to get them to learn more about what they love to eat, not just that, you can also buy a substrate bag & grow the mushrooms with your kids at home 🏡 too, isn’t it amazing fun family bonding activity to enjoy❓⁉️

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/r5whuAHgRYSdtVGE6
Website 🌐: http://www.ganofarm.com/

Farm In The City

This is a great 👍🏻 petting zoo in Malaysian themed village, farm & fruit orchard setting with its natural plants & wildlife for kids to touching & feeding the animals, enjoying pony rides, catching longkang fishes etc., a fun learning & out of ordinary classroom syllabus about farm & animal life as well as wildlife conservation & preservation

Hmm…Don’t you recall your childhood memories of catching longkang fishes & bring home as pet fish 🐠🐟❓⁉️🤫😆 Sienny did & got scolded by her mama, but but still managed to keep the longkang fish as pet because of her late papa great 👍🏻 help to “pujuk” her mama to agree 💯 yeah‼️

Absolutely educational for the kids to enjoy spending time with farm environment & having fun running, chasing, petting & feeding the animals

Yes ✅, chasing the small animals within the farm here is possible as the visitors are all able to watch the small animals roam freely in the open compounds & nature settings within this farm without being restrained in cages. Just that don’t ever bully or harm any of these cute small animals ya 👌🏻👍🏻

SiennyLovesDrawing was touch to observe the happy young visitors actually enjoyed themselves interacting with the small animals. Herself also had great 👍🏻 fun like a big kid too while noticed the big 41 years old giant tortoise 🐢 crawling freely, fed it with water spinach, fed Alpaca, chased ducklings 🦆, lol 😆😆 Check out her happy big kid @ Farm In The City TikTok clip, don’t laugh too loud ya 🤣😂

There are eating space 🍽 within the farm if you would like to enjoy a meal, take a break then to continue to spend more time in the farm. More photos via 📸🌐 https://www.facebook.com/100004950135932/posts/1779599952214992/

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/M1F2XZWXJNzi6XhF7
Website 🌐: https://www.farminthecity.my/
FB: https://www.facebook.com/FarmInTheCityMalaysia/

ProArt Wood Art Gallery

Traditionally, we all acknowledged that the handmade wood craving is precious art skills, however slightly time consuming to produce a piece of wood craft. In fact, higher in price too

Now, with laser wood engraving & cutting technology as what ProArt is professionally expertise, it can precisely & produce in mass production the wood crafts

It offers educational workshop benefits of gaining practical, interesting, mind stimulating & creative thinking for the kids to enjoy this unique DIY wood crafting & handmade learning here

Do check out her happy DIY Cuckoo Clock TikTok clip captured & more exciting photos via 📸🌐 https://www.facebook.com/siennyyong/posts/1776442892530698

It’s actually very suitable to support the Reka Bentuk Dan Teknologi (RBT) program as introduced by the Malaysia Education Ministry ie. the Bahagian Pembangunan Kurikulum Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/z2siG97TURD4VeTZ8
Website🌐: http://www.proartcraft.com.my/

Smart Junior Chef

When she stepped in, it’s a clean cosy kitchen space to learn baking & cooking here, especially for kids. Yes ✅, can enrol your kids 👧🏻🧒🏻👦🏻 to enjoy fun & educational hands on baking or cooking experiences here with Chef Ong

Guess what❓⁉️

Her little niece loves her DIY cookies 👧🏻💕😋🍪🍪 baked from the workshop here & requested to bring her to attend baking class, yeah‼️ Gonna check out with Matahari Holiday to plan & fulfill her little niece request. Yes ✅, #proudaunt responsibility 😆

Yes, now every kid can cook & bake 👩🏻‍🍳🧑🏻‍🍳

Even adults also loving this DIY cookies workshop, absolutely enjoyable fun DIY cookies TikTok clip captured & more happy baking photos via 📸🌐 https://www.facebook.com/siennyyong/posts/1776792912495696

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/3jRtM6KZPJdmiUgJ9
Website 🌐: https://smartjuniorchef.com/

What to Eat

Seafood @ Restoran Asam Batu Laut

As the restaurant name, it’s in Batu Laut fishing village & well known for its Asam dish. So, do order to enjoy the Asam fish 🐟 served here, SiennyLovesDrawing loves this dish ya 😋👍🏻

Do hold your saliva 🤤 while watching this TikTok clip captured

Personally, love the dining environment here, yes ✅, a beautiful mangrove scenery for OOTDs either before or after seafood dining here. Hmm…It was raining 🌧️☔ when she was there, else that evening she supposed can enjoy a beautiful sunset 🌄🌅🌇 view from this restaurant

Absolutely a yummy fresh tasty seafood meal here, a happy satisfied tummy 😋👍🏻

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/iy3ZTCMUubxpPpN6A
Contact no.📱: +6019-3844362, +6019-2669953
FB🌐: https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=459510660748004&_ft_=top_level_post_id.1688380644709969%3Atl_objid.1688380644709969%3Athid.1647018412179526&__tn__=C

Where to Stay

Park Inn by Radisson Hotel Putrajaya

After a tiring day, really enjoyed a comfy night rest in a twin sharing Junior Suite at this hotel. It’s with 🆓 wifi in room, hot shower, mini bar, 40-inch LED TV, a comfortable sleeper sofa, iron with iron board & hair dryer ready in room for usage

Guess what❓⁉️

This hotel offers 24hours room service OR the 24-hour Grab & Go option. Room comes with 🆓 breakfast at its RBG Bar & Grill

If you’re flying, do consider to stay in this contemporary hotel room which approximately 30mins drive from KLIA ✈️

Do check out her comfy hotel staycation TikTok clip captured 📹🌐

Address📍: https://maps.app.goo.gl/S4vdCVptzSXphAr76
Website 🌐: https://www.radissonhotels.com/en-us/hotels/park-inn-putrajaya
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Highly recommended for all educational professionals or even parents/ families to consider to organize this kind of education trip during weekends or school holidays for the kids to travel, be with nature, animals & at the same time learning some DIY skills outside the classroom

After this, SiennyLovesDrawing will be considering to bring along her little niece to participate more of this kind of beneficial education trips for her healthy growing up & outside classroom learning

Her little niece loves her baked DIY cookies & requested to bring her to learn baking the cookies in the future

If you’re into this kind of education trip, do connect with Ms Michelle Cheong of Matahari Holiday Sdn Bhd, so she can plan & customise your trip itinerary as per your educational needs based on her expertise & experiences gained in tourism industry & specializing in educational tours since establishment

Website: https://www.matahariholiday.com/student-tour

FB: https://www.facebook.com/Matahari-Holiday-%E5%A4%AA%E9%98%B3%E5%81%87%E6%9C%9F-171018766295365/ & https://www.facebook.com/matahariholiday/

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A comfy shoe is recommended for travelling, siennyLovesDrawing has opted for👟 #LuccaVudorSG ~ Absolutely comfy leather sneakers 👟 for this whole education trip at Selangor , loving it 💕❤️, 🛒🛍️🌐 https://luccavudor.com/product/fantasia-a888-5a-blue-pink/

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Eat Travel Write

Eat Travel Write from Hulu Selangor to Kuala Selangor, Malaysia

Yeah‼️ Continue from SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻’s earlier blogging 👩🏻‍💻📝about the Kuala Kubu Bharu 新古毛 (KKB) Heritage Trail that she really enjoyed & learnt more from her experience

As promised, this round she 👩🏻 is gonna sharing her whole 11th Eat Travel Write (ETW 11) discovery here on Where To Eat, Where To Travel & Where To Stay ya 😁

~ Dari Hulu ke Kuala lah kita!! ~

Do enjoy her delicious tasty main tweets thread of this trip via 🌐 https://twitter.com/SiennyLovesDraw/status/1306744825270603777

Hmm…Don’t too hungry craving 😋 while reading her long delicious blog story ya…Lol…

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Where To Eat

Sun Sun Nam Cheong 🍽🍗

💯years old Muslim friendly ☪️ Hainanese chicken chop shop in Kuala Kubu Bharu (KKB), yes, it operates since 1920 till now with 2nd generation of the family ~ Mr Tan is very friendly welcoming & sharing his open kitchen

His volunteering efforts to help the old folk communities is being recognised, lots of appreciation certificates on the wall. Bravo!!

He looks young at his age of almost 70, seeking his wellness secret he has shared with SiennyLovesDrawing that daily exercise routines, healthy eating habits ~ less sugar & salt, talking to people & living happily

This shop already serving foods to the many generations of the locals 👫👭👬 in Kuala Kubu Baru (KKB) with its Hainanese breakfast/ dishes eg. crispy kaya puff, soft-boiled eggs 🥚, charcoal toast bread, Hainanese chicken rice 🍛, Hailam noodles, pies 🥧 etc.

She really enjoyed the thick Neslo served & her favourite sliced butter toast set

She 👩🏻 really enjoyed her shared portion of its best seller 👍🏻 with her travelmate ~ Hainanese Chicken Chop, a large & thick piece of deep fried chicken chop 🍽🍗, fried egg 🍳, potato wedges, tomatoes 🍅 , peas, carrots 🥕, onions & topping with its homemade tasty delicious thick brown gravy. It’s so juicy tasty to enjoy every bites of it

Also she loves her shared portion of the Hailam noodles, the tangy noodles just so tasty to enjoy

Address📍: 8, Jalan Mat Kilau, Pekan Kuala Kubu Bharu, 44000 Kuala Kubu Bharu, Selangor, West Malaysia
Operating hours🕖: 7am to 3pm daily, except Monday
Website🌐: https://www.tripadvisor.com.my/Restaurant_Review-g2481783-d8423270-Reviews-Sun_Sun_Nam_Cheong-Kuala_Kubu_Baharu_Selangor.html

Bistro Schanteq KKB 🍽

This new stall just started recently for 3 months according to the founder, nicknamed as Makcik Petir (aka Ms Lightning because she speaks loudly & worry will annoy her customers)

Makcik Petir has shared that she is with family food businesses background in Kedah, since marriage, then followed her hubby to KKB almost 7 years due to his policemen relocation posting

The famous dish is Nasi Pandan with crispy chicken 🍗 & normally sold off @ 10am from the shop open @ 8am. So fast!!

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From her dining experience here, she really loves & enjoyed the tasty Bakso (aka Indonesian meatball) & the fruit salad (aka Rojak Buah in Malaysia’s national language)

Also she has enjoyed the 1st time a hot bowl of Bihun Sup Kedah from here, the yellow Vermicelli is because of the dip with the tumeric

Address📍: Gerai MHDS No. 1, Jalan Syed Mashor, 44000Kuala Kubu Bharu, Selangor, West Malaysia (In front of the only Sekolah Rendah Agama Kuala Kubu Bharu)
Operating hours🕖: 8am to 11pm daily, except Sat till 5pm & closed on Sun
FB🌐: https://www.facebook.com/kusyakilla.kumusa

GH Corner 🍽

Really really loves the fragrant flavourful Maqlubah Lamb served here

Seriously she can just eat the rice, so tasty to enjoy just the rice. The lamb is so soft & juicy to enjoy

Of course you can opt for a Maqlubah Chicken

Address📍: No:1G, Jalan Adenium 2G/5, Pusat Perniagaan Adenium, Seksyen BB5, 48300 Rawang, Selangor, West Malaysia
Operating hours🕖: 8am to 11pm daily
FB🌐: https://www.facebook.com/GHCBBZY/

Warung Soto Pasir Penambang 🍽

It’s located📍in Kuala Selangor & with another branch in Shah Alam

Famous 👍🏻for Soto Special ~ A bowl with chicken, fried rice vermicelli, nasi empit (Compressed rice cakes) & begedil in soup. Read more via https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soto_(food)

You can request with extra portions of begedil ie. The potatoes balls filled with minced meat, chicken & noodles. Read more via https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Perkedel

Yes, she really enjoyed her bowl of Soto Special with an extra begedil, max satisfaction

You can enjoy a spicy version by adding in the kicap sambal (In black)
Very reasonable price to dine here

Address📍: Lot 321, Batu 2, Pasir Penambang, 45000 Kuala Selangor, Selangor, West Malaysia
Operating hours🕖: 10am to 6pm daily
FB🌐: https://www.facebook.com/Warong-Soto-280663159975/

Mango King Sekinchan 华仔芒果园

It’s a village house which selling 1 of the most popular fruit & guaranteed sweet in Sekinchan ie. the Green Skin Mangoes, woow!! Mangoes lovers must visit here to get some

Ohh wow…The juicy mangoes smoothies with asam boi flakes, addictive & can’t stop to enjoy

You have to shopping some fresh mangoes from here before heading home to enjoy with family members & friends ya

Address: 248, Lorong 4, Site A, 45400 Sekinchan, Selangor, West Malaysia
Operating hours: 11am to 6pm daily
Website: https://www.tripadvisor.com.my/Restaurant_Review-g2050021-d12491077-Reviews-Mango_King-Sekinchan_Selangor.html
FB: https://www.facebook.com/wahchaimango/

Ratu Kapit Station

A homemade kuih kapit recipe from the owner’s mum in law. Read more via https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kue_semprong

You can also shopping for Ratu Kapit now @ Mesra shops in all Shell petrol stations within Selangor state of Malaysia. So proud that the durian flavours actually being export & sell in China

Really addictive to enjoy the kuih kapit from here, she has bought 2 containers of kuih kapit with chocolate & oreo for her little niece

For sure her little niece will enjoy max too, 📹🌐 https://www.tiktok.com/@siennylovesdraw/video/6874446801739582722

Address📍: Lot 591, A1 Batu 2, Pasir Penambang, 45000 Kuala Selangor, West Malaysia
FB🌐: https://www.facebook.com/RatuKapitStation/

Ketam Merah Cabin 🦀

A new seafood shop & SiennyLovesDrawing really enjoyed the Chili Flower Crabs served here during her recent dining. It’s so fresh & delicious tasty

Ha…Ha…Lol…Must not forget to order fried buns (aka “man tao” in Mandarin language) in her next dining here to enjoy with dipping the man tao with the delicious tasty Chili Crab sauce , 📹🌐 https://www.tiktok.com/@siennylovesdraw/video/6874450303903632642

She also enjoyed the fried prawns with flour & the steamed lemon fish

Happy tummy with max satisfaction after enjoyed 2 flower crabs, she is gonna plan a family dining here to enjoy its famous ketam nipah next

Address📍: Lot 4258, Parit 2 Sungai Burong, 45500 Tg Karang Selangor, West Malaysia
Operating hours🕖: 3pm to 11pm daily
FB🌐: https://www.facebook.com/KetamMerahCabin/

Auntie Foo Kopitiam ☕️

Another long operating Muslim friendly cafe to the locals here

During her breakfast here, she has observed many different races of its customers enjoying their meals here

Yeah!! She can really eat a lot for breakfast, lol…Really enjoyed the soft boiled eggs, cold slice butter kaya toast, kuih kasturi & curry noodles breakfast served here

Hmm…Just that her personal preference if the coconut milk can be thicker in her curry noodles

Address📍: No. C-3, Jalan Sultan Ibrahim, Kuala Selangor, Selangor, West Malaysia
Operating hours🕖: 8.30am to 6.30pm daily
FB🌐: https://www.facebook.com/Auntie-Kopitiam-446844216052922/

Restaurant D’Bagan Awang aka Al-Barokah D’ Bagan Awang 🍽

She really enjoyed the fish dish served here named Asam Pedas Bagok Mayong, so so fresh & tasty

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A tasty delicious lunch with nice view over a fishing port named Jetty Assam Jawa

She then enjoys her OOTD photos moment with her travelmates at the jetty after the lunch here

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Address📍: Jalan Pawang Ghaffar, Kampung Bagan Sungai Buloh, 45800 Jeram, Selangor, West Malaysia
Contact no.: +6011 – 14337866

Traditional food & kuih cooking demo

Nasi Kluban

Kluban/ urap meant salad aka kerabu ulam in Malaysia’s national language, the main & basic ingredients of Nasi Kluban. Generally consists of long beans, bean sprouts, spinach, winged, king’s salad & coconut floss (Aka serunding kelapa in Malaysia’s national language). Read more via 🌐 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Urap

Nasi Kluban aka Nasi Urap as junior of Nasi Ambeng & serves either on its own as salad or as a side dish during the ceremonies, thanksgiving etc. In particular, it’s for pregnancy as rite of passage usually held on the 7th month of the pregnancy

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Since she loves Nasi Ambeng, of course she loves this Nasi Kluban too especially the special ulam salad, its main ingredient. For Nasi Kluban catering, do contact Pn Suzana of Kampung Bukit Cherakah via her FB, 🌐 https://www.facebook.com/zanna.atokilah.5
Hmm…Curious about Nasi Ambeng❓⁉️📹🌐 https://www.tiktok.com/@siennylovesdraw/video/6875838813520792833

Kuih Kacau

This Javanese delicacies is sweet & require long hours of stirring the watery mixture to become a solid cake to enjoy. At least 4 hours minimum

Woow!! Really a great effort & patience require in baking this traditional delicacies

The ingredients are pumkins, sweet potatoes, eggs, sugar, salt, coconut milks etc.

Do check out the TikTok clip below captured from the demo, for Kuih Kacau & Kuih Kemboja ordering, do contact Pn Saniah Mahmud via her mobile phone 📱 +6013-2604424, 📹🌐 https://www.tiktok.com/@siennylovesdraw/video/6876616014772079873

Kuih Kemboja

It’s also named as Kuih Bakar Kemboja ie. A baked egg custard sweet delicacies, origin by Javanese people. Some are rich in pandan as its fragrance & eggy flavours to enjoy

Typically, this cake will cook in a flower-shaped bronze pan & then usually baked in the oven or over an open fire

Do check out the TikTok clip below captured from the demo, for Kuih Kacau & Kuih Kemboja ordering, do contact Pn Saniah Mahmud via her mobile phone 📱 +6013-2604424, 📹🌐 https://www.tiktok.com/@siennylovesdraw/video/6875842687552048385

Where To Travel ğŸŽ’ğŸ§¢ğŸ•¶ğŸ‘Ÿ

Kuala Kubu Bharu Heritage Trail

There are 6 heritage spots to discover from this walking trail, do read more of her experience via 🌐 https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2020/09/29/the-heritage-trail-of-kuala-kubu-bharu-%E6%96%B0%E5%8F%A4%E6%AF%9B/

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Bukit Batu Pahat ⛰

Famous 👍🏻 for paragliding & hiking 🥾, absolutely beautiful view from the hill top

The beautiful views of hills & rivers for each paragliding pax to enjoy while flying. Paragliding package is available for 100pax a day & subjects to weather condition. Each includess the 4 wheels ride from the Taman Tasik Millenium up to the hill, Go Pro video, insurance etc. via 📹🌐 https://www.tiktok.com/@siennylovesdraw/video/6873795499208494338

Generally strong wind from Jan to March & not suitable to take off. Min weight of 20kg to fly for paragliding & if above 100kg not allow to fly for safety reason

Addres📍: Taman Tasik Millenium, 44000 Kuala Kubu Bharu, Selangor, West Malaysia
Operating hours🕖: 10am to 6pm daily
FB🌐: https://www.facebook.com/KKBParaglidingPark/

Darul Quran Mosque 🕌

It’s a beautiful mosque 🕌 & also an institute of Tahfiz Al-Quran 📖 which is managed by the Department of Islamic Affairs of Malaysia (JAKIM) ☪️

Quran 📖 may solve many problems, then develop good 👍🏻 character & personality if all Muslims ☪️👳🏽‍♂️👳🏽‍♀️🧕🏽 understood the content & adapt it accordingly to their current life situation

The view of this mosque from the hill top of Bukit Batu Pahat

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Address📍: Jalan Hamzah, Ampang Pecah, 44000 Kuala Kubu Bharu Selangor, West Malaysia
Operating hours🕖: 8am to 5pm daily
Website🌐: http://www.darulquran.gov.my/
FB🌐: https://www.facebook.com/DarulQuranJAKIM/

Cholo Cholo Hot Spring ♨️💧💦

This hot spring was found coincidently by a villager while he was looking for a buffalo calf who is jumping with surprised that the water it was drinking is too hot

Japanese soldiers found that FKA Hulu Tamu hot spring as a healing site for those who were injured in Malaya during the Japanese invasion of the World War II

There are plenty of public pools (RM3/ pax unlimited time frame), as well as 3 units of private VIP pools (RM200/ 3 hours with max 20pax). There are shower room, toilet & swimming pool in each private VIP pool

Address📍: Ontok Ontok Enterprise, Lot 2107, Kolam Air Panas Cholo Cholo, Batang Kali, Selangor, West Malaysia
Operating hours🕖: 7am to 12am daily, last entrance 10pm
FB🌐: https://www.facebook.com/Cholo-Cholo-hot-springs-and-chalet-110795950367365

Cycling 🚴🏻‍♀️ & Experience Paddy 🌾 Field Activities

Sekinchan means the ‘village suitable for plantation’ in Mandarin language & it produces 1 of the highest yields of rice in Malaysia. Total farming land for paddy & fruits are about 4.3K acres

Highly recommended for you to bring young kids to here & enjoy an educational, parenting, health, eco, farmer etc trips/ day tours

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You may rent a bike especially a family/ group bicycle & then cycling around the paddy field to enjoy the paddy field view, scarecrows, water irigation canal, wooden bridge, storks and owls, farmers, harvest machines

Then, can explain to the young kids why paddy plants, the origin of rice they consume daily, why scarecrow, why owl etc. ~ A meaningful educational tour

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Address📍: AMG Bicycle Renting, No. 8-C, Jalan Menteri, Sekinchan, Selangor, West Malaysia
Contact no.: +6019-2416045 Mr. Foo & +6016-3471211 Ms. Lee
FB🌐: https://www.facebook.com/AMGMusicCafe

Kampung Bukit Cherakah 🏡🏘🏡

Barongan Kuda Kepang performance

Kuda Kepang aka Flat Horse 🐴 is a traditional Javanese dance with a group of horsemen (as dancers) straddle a flat horse 🐴 Each Flat Horse was made with the braided strips of woven bamboo, then being painted & decorated colourfully

This dance portrays troops riding horses & incorporates trances. When dancers are in trance, they display extraordinary abilities as being possessed by animal spirits eg. monkey, snake, elephant, bird etc. Some of the horsemen will swallow glasses, climb trees, walk on hot burning charcoals etc.

Traditionally, this dance supposed to be with all male dancers. However, she has noted that there are some female dancers from the Persatuan Kuda Kepang Kampung Bukit Cherakah that night

Some of her travelmates have joined the dancers to enjoy the dance together, 1 of her travelmate was being chased by the Barongan, lol…Ha…Ha…

Do enjoy reading 📖 more about Kuda Kepang 🐴from her earlier stories 👩🏻‍💻📝 via 🌐 https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2018/04/19/rentak-selangor-2018-part-2/

Also her vlog ğŸ“¹ğŸŽ¥ captured for sharing, read more about Kuda Kepang 🐴via 🌐 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kuda_Lumping

Address📍: Kampung Bukit Cherakah, 45800 Jeram, Selangor, West Malaysia
FB🌐: https://www.facebook.com/Persatuan-Kuda-Kepang-Kampung-Bukit-Cheraka-210231162353031/

Where To Stay

Eco Garden Hotel 🏨

SiennyLovesDrawing has checked-in & had a comfy stay for a night in a family room for 3pax with another 2 travelmates, Miera & Jas

A clean air conditioning room with basic toiletries, towel, mineral water & free wifi are provided

Address📍: No.51, Jalan Orkid 1F, Seksyen BS1, Bukit Sentosa (165.43 mi) Rawang, Selangor, West Malaysia
Website🌐: https://www.tripadvisor.com.my/Hotel_Review-g2412240-d11681116-Reviews-Eco_Garden_Hotel-Bandar_Baru_Bangi_Hulu_Langat_District_Selangor.html
FB🌐: https://www.facebook.com/Eco-Garden-Hotel-1769385703310350/

Grand Kapar Hotel Kuala Selangor 🏨

She has checked-in & had a comfy stay for a night in a family room with another 2 travelmates, Miera & Jas in this 3 stars hotel 🏨

A clean, spacious air conditioning room with a King size bed & a queen size bed

The basic toiletries, towel, mineral water, electric kettle & free wifi are provided

Address📍: 41, Jalan Melati 3/17, Bandar Melawati, 45000 Kuala Selangor, Kuala Selangor, Selangor, West Malaysia
Website🌐: https://www.tripadvisor.com.my/Hotel_Review-g1777471-d9776269-Reviews-Grand_Kapar_Hotel_Kuala_Selangor-Kuala_Selangor_Selangor.html & http://www.grandkaparhotel.com.my/
FB🌐: https://www.facebook.com/grandkaparhotelkualaselangor/

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Eat Travel Write

The Heritage Trail of Kuala Kubu Bharu æ–°å¤æ¯›

Yeah‼️ Continue from SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻’s last year blogging 👩🏻‍💻📝about her  participation ✅ as the media team of the 9️⃣th Eat Travel Write with collaboration 🤝 between Selangor State Economic Planning Unit (UPEN) & Gaya Travel Magazine. Read more via 🌐https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2019/08/27/eat-travel-write-9-selangor-malaysia/

This round she 👩🏻 is gonna sharing 👩🏻‍💻📝 her 11th Eat Travel Write (ETW 11) journey here, in particular the Kuala Kubu Bharu 新古毛 (KKB) Heritage Trail that she really enjoyed & learnt more 👍🏻💗

~ Dari Hulu ke Kuala lah kita‼️ ~

Do stay tune for her next blogging 👩🏻‍💻📝 on the whole of her ETW11 discovery soon on Where To Eat, Where To Travel & Where To Stay ya 😃

Hmm…Meanwhile, don’t too hungry 😋🤤 craving while checking out her main tweets thread 📌 of this trip via 🌐 https://twitter.com/SiennyLovesDraw/status/1306744825270603777?s=20

Also IG stories & highlight album ğŸ“¸ğŸ“¹ğŸŽ¥ named #ETW11 on her IG profile @ siennylovesdrawing via 🌐 https://www.instagram.com/stories/highlights/17852845178281857/

Let’s Explore the Jejak Warisan Heritage Trail 🚶🏻‍♀️🚶🏻‍♂️

KKB Heritage Trail

What❓⁉️

Do you know KKB with its nickname as “Kiri Kanan Bukit” (also KKB) in Malaysia 🇲🇾’s national language which means “Left Right Hill ⛰” ~ In a way, a sleepy town surrounding with hills ⛰⛰

1️⃣ of the hill ~ Bukit Batu Pahat ⛰ is now famous for extreme sport ~ paragliding, aka KKB Paragliging Park currently. Not to miss the beautiful 😍🤩 scenery & view from this hill top ya ğŸž

Why❓⁉️

KKB was designed by Malaya’s 1️⃣st town planner Charles Reade based on the influential ‘garden city movement’ of urban planning which 1️⃣st initiated by Sir Ebenezer Howard back in 1898

Hence, now working towards to have it being listed on the National Heritage Act 2005 & then the UNESCO world heritage site by the Selangor State Government, do read more via 🌐  https://www.mdhs.gov.my/en/mdhs/media-centre/news/kuala-kubu-bharu-town-listed-unesco-world-heritage-site & 🌐 https://www.theedgemarkets.com/article/selangor-eyes-2-unesco-heritage-listings

Malaysia 🇲🇾 currently has 4️⃣ UNESCO sites, hope KKB can be added ➕ soon too

Definitely worth a read 📖 to learn more about KKB & its history via 🌐  https://www.nst.com.my/lifestyle/jom/2020/08/613506/jom-go-beyond-kkb-town-limit & 🌐  https://wikitravel.org/en/Kuala_Kubu_Bharu & 🌐 https://en.wikivoyage.org/wiki/Kuala_Kubu_Bharu

Where❓⁉️

Currently, there are 6️⃣ heritage spots 📍📍 from this Jejak Warisan Heritage Trail & more will be added ➕ soon to this trail eg. an old cinema (1953), St. Paul church, wall murals ğŸŽ¨ğŸ–Œ lane etc.

1️⃣. Hulu Selangor District/ Land Office Building 🏢

KKB remains as the main administrative town of Hulu Selangor district. Yes ✅, 1️⃣ of its heritage still operating as the current Hulu Selangor District Land Office 🏢

This administrative complex 🏢 rehoused the District House & the Magistrate Court. The British took a lesson from the floods tragedy by building administrative complex 🏢 on top of hill ⛰ for safety purposes. The construction of the complex 🏢 was completed in 3 Nov 1930 with a cost of $172, 675.70

2️⃣. King George VI Commemorate Clock 🕰 Tower

This clock 🕰 tower is a major landmark of KKB town. It’s located at the top of Bukit Kerajaan ⛰ & opposite the Hulu Selangor District/ Land Office 🏢

It was built in 1937 to commemorate King George VI & Queen Elizabeth crowned King & Queen of England 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿

3️⃣. Hulu Selangor Traffic🚦Police HQ 🚨👮🏻‍♂️👮🏻‍♀️

It’s located at the top of Bukit Kerajaan ⛰ & was 1️⃣st built in the 1914 as a church ⛪ named The Church of Ascension to serve the Angelic devotees. It has the physical aspects of a typical Victorian building eg. the cupola at the top of roof

It had been adaptive reused when C.C Reade (1880 – 1933) proposal of the new 🆕 township that involving this hilly site ⛰ as an administration centre in year 1926 🏢

Hmm…SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 has actually missed 🤦🏻‍♀️ this spot from her trail exploring. A special thanks to her travelmate, IG @livelifelah 🙋🏻‍♀️ she has got the pictures 📸📸 of Spot 3️⃣ to share here

4️⃣. KKB Post Office 🏤

It was built around the 1930s along with the development of KKB. It was designed with the Neo-Classical Architecture style, mainly characterised by round gable windows & round tribe casement windows 

5️⃣. No.1 & 2 Jalan Dato Tabal Shophouses

Shophouse No.1️⃣ (PWD 211) & No. 2️⃣ (PWD 212) are shophouses in the historic building category. These shophouses were dispossessed by security forces during Malayan Emergency. However, there are 2️⃣ versions of the story,

Version 1️⃣ ~ This building is used by Communists to attack the Police 🚨👮🏻‍♀️👮🏻‍♂️Station @ Bukit Kerajaan

Version 2️⃣ ~ This building has been used by the Communists forces for their meetings

In the past, this Dato Tabal street was called as Bowen street. Bowen actually meant for a long serving District Officer of Hulu Selangor in the past as mentioned in a letter written by the District Officer of Hulu Selangor to its residents about the naming of streets in KKB. All being recorded in the book 📖 named “Tarikh Kuala Kubu 1780 – 1931” published by the Kuala Kubu History Society. Credited & do read more via 🌐  https://museumvolunteersjmm.com/2019/10/20/visit-to-kuala-kubu-bharu-kkb/

This street now being modernised with wall murals ğŸŽ¨ğŸ–Œ, especially the entrance of a hair salon 💇🏻‍♂️💇🏻‍♀️

6️⃣. Old Fire Station 🚒 KKB

It was built in 1931 at a cost of $9,937.71. It was designed with the Neo-Classical Architecture style, this fire station 🚒 has 3️⃣ fire engines bay, resting room, a kitchen & a store

It’s registered as PWD No. 112 under the historic building category

This 70++ years old fire station 🚒 may look stable on the outside, however no ❌ longer safe to serve its original purpose after the repair maintenance from the massive flood in 1926

Instead, it’s now the KKB Tourism Info Center ℹ️

When❓⁉️

Hmm…All these 6️⃣ spots 📍📍are available ✅ for photos/ videos ğŸ“¸ğŸ“¹ğŸŽ¥ opportunities anytime

Would like to recommend you all to have a guided tour to enjoy this heritage trail with a detailed heritage & history explanation of each spots 😁 by the experienced tour guides

Who❓⁉️

It’s maintained & managed well 👍🏻 by Majlis Daerah Hulu Selangor (MDHS) aka Hulu Selangor District Council

How❓⁉️

You can get to KKB via KTM train ğŸšž & got down @ KKB komuter station, do check out more details via 🌐 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kuala_Kubu_Bharu_railway_station

Then, connecting with Smart Selangor free 🆓 bus services 🚌 , more details via 🌐  https://www.mdhs.gov.my/ms/pelawat/pengangkutan

Do book a guided tour at the KKB’s Tourist Info Centre ℹ️ (At the Spot 6️⃣ of this trail) to enjoy this whole trail 👍🏻

Not just the heritage trail, worth to explore below too

Al-Hidayah Old Mosque 🕌 , Ampang Pecah

1️⃣ of the oldest mosque 🕌 in Malaysia 🇲🇾

Guess what❓⁉️

When the Sungai Selangor dam was malfunctional for the 1️⃣st time in 1883, then caused a massive huge flood to KKB. The it was broken in 1926 for 2️⃣nd time, it wiped out the whole KKB town except ❌ for this mosque 🕌 & the Guan Yin Gu Si Temple ⛩ Wow‼️😲

This place was named as “broken dam” aka Ampang Pecah in the Malaysia 🇲🇾 ‘s national language due to the massive flood which broke the dams in the history

It was once said by the residents 👫👭👬 that it’s constructed by magic supretitious power in 1924 & inspired by Javanese architecture with its arabesque decorations

Wall  Mural ğŸŽ¨ğŸ–ŒÂ  Streets

The beautiful wall murals ğŸŽ¨ğŸ–Œ here actually potray the history & memories of KKB, its economic activities in the past ie. tin mining ⛏ , rubber tapping as well as the white crocodile ⚪️🐊 (As a river guardian) fairy tale

These beautiful 😍🤩 wall murals ğŸŽ¨ğŸ–Œ also share the famous activities within KKB nature 💚🌳🌳💚 attractions eg. waterfall hiking 🥾 , white water rafting, hot spring ♨️ etc.

A perfect place to capture some stylish beautiful OOTDs ya

Ohh ya…This lane actually very near to the 100 years Hainanese kopitiam named Sun Sun Nam Cheong

Must try its signature dishes ~ The delicious tasty Hainanese chicken chop & Hailam noodles, do stay tune for her next blogging 👩🏻‍💻📝 on the whole of her ETW11 discovery soon on Where To Eat, Where To Travel & Where To Stay ya 😃

Again, let’s plan a trip to KKB to enjoy &  exploring its rich heritage values 🚶🏻‍♀️🚶🏻‍♂️

Address📍: Pekan Kuala Kubu Bharu, 44000 Kuala Kubu Baru, Hulu Selangor, Selangor, West Malaysia
FB🌐: https://www.facebook.com/beliamdhs

#HuluKeKuala #Kuala #KualaKubuBaru #KKB #EatTravelWrite #ETW #ETW11 #heritagetrail #trail #heritage #walk #art #culture #cultural #UPENSelangor #DiscoverSelangor #TourismSelangor #PusingSelangorDulu #Selangor #Malaysia #CutiCutiMalaysia #VisitMalaysia2020 #VM2020 #TakeMeAnywhere #blog #blogging #blogger #bloggers #influencer #influencers #GayaTravel #tourism #travel #travels #travelling

Kita Ke Kampung

Malaysia Traditional Village Visit @ Kampung Parit 2 Sungai Haji Dorani, Sabak Bernam, Selangor, Malaysia

Yeah‼️ Continue from SiennyLovesDrawing’s 👩🏻 earlier blogging 👩🏻‍💻📝 about her 1️⃣st Kita Ke Kampung village staycation @ Banghuris Homestay 🏡🏘🏡via 🌐 https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2020/07/28/malaysia-traditional-village-staycation-banghuris-homestay/

~ Kitakan Sekampung ~

She 👩🏻 is gonna sharing 👩🏻‍💻📝 about her recent Kita Ke Kampung 2.0 ~ An exciting village visit to Kampung Parit 2 🏡🏘🏡Sungai Haji Dorani, Sabak Bernam, Selangor state of Malaysia 🇲🇾

Do enjoy reading this memorable village experience sharing 👩🏻‍💻📝, quite a long blog post ya

Yes ✅, about the attractions 📍📍, foods & village (aka “kampung” in Malaysia’s 🇲🇾 national language) style activities 😋🤤 within Kampung Parit 2 🏡🏘🏡 Sungai Haji Dorani 🇲🇾

Read more about Sabak Bernam via 🌐 https://selangor.travel/discover-sabak-bernam/

Do check out her her IG stories & highlight album named #KitaKeKampung on her IG profiles @siennylovesdrawing, @simplestraightforward & live tweets📌Twitter thread via 🌐 https://twitter.com/SiennyLovesDraw/status/1304232304911331330?s=20 of this village visit

She 👩🏻 is proud to continue being a supportive 💪🏻🙌🏻 media member 👩🏻‍💻📝 to highlight & share the awareness of the Selangor Culture Council & the State Government’s great efforts to initiating & promoting some of the traditions & cultures of Selangor villages as a tourism product 💗🇲🇾👍🏻

A sustainable local tourism to continue discover more heritage rich villages. Of course the next & new 🆕 generations still gain chances to learn & appreciate the art, cultures, heritages inherited from the old generations then

Comfy Homestay/ Hotel Stay 🏨

Personally she 👩🏻would like to recommend & suggest you all to opt for a village homestay during your visit to Kampung Parit 2 Sungai Haji Dorani 🏡🏘🏡

Do check out FB page via 🌐 https://www.facebook.com/Doranihomestay/, it was founded during Javanese migration from Indonesia to Malaysia & a unique Javanese village which owns a different lifestyle & culture from the other Malay villages 🏡🏘🏡

Or to engage this homestay to gain experiences of various village activities 😃

Due to fully booked of this homestay, SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 has checked-in 🔑 to a family suite with 2️⃣ of her travelmates, Kyoko & Pikah 👭 for a pleasant comfy 4️⃣D3️⃣N stay in the 1️⃣st boutique hotel 🏢 in Sekinchan, a small town in Sabak Bernam

It aims to providing affordable hotel rooms with A+ services to all its guests 👫👭👬

Guess what❓⁉️

She 👩🏻 actually stayed in this hotel 🏢 back in 2018 (Her partcipation ✅ to Rentak Selangor 2018). Really impressed that this hotel is maintaining well 👍🏻 till to-date, bravo‼️👏🏻🙌🏻

Purposely snapped photos 📸📸 at same spot 😆 Coinsidently she 👩🏻 wore black 🖤 & the same “I’m busy” pink 💗 cap in both photos 📸📸 Just a short hair vs a long hair 😝😜 Lol…😂🤣

Address📍: A+ Boutique Hotel, No. 6 Jalan Sekinchan Perdana 2 Taman Sekinchan Perdana, Kampong Sekinchang, Selangor Darul Ehsan, West Malaysia
FB🌐: https://www.facebook.com/aplusboutiquehotel/

Curious why Javanese 🇮🇩 foods❓⁉️

During this village visit, she 👩🏻 has a privilege to taste some of the traditional 🇮🇩 Javanese foods & delicacies, read more via 🌐 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Javanese_cuisine

Selangor state of Malaysia 🇲🇾 is with lots of Javenese migrants 🇮🇩👫👭👬 since early 1900s, hence lots of Javanese cultures are being influenced to the local Malaysians 🇲🇾👭👬👫

Approximately 4K villagers 👭👬👫 in Kampung Parit 2 & consists of Javanese (@ paddy field), Banjarese (@ coastal area) & Malays (In between paddy field & coastal area). The other villages are Kampung Sg Nipah, Kampung Sg Limau & Kampung Parit 4

Traditional Food Cooking Demo ~ Sambal Taun/ Tahun 🌶

This sambal is originated as 🇮🇩 Javanese’s spicy 🥵🌶 sauce with the amount of chillies 🌶🌶 used & generally cooked with anchovies, clams, cow skin or cow inner parts etc.

It aims to keep for consumption of almost a year (ie. Tahun means year in Malaysia 🇲🇾s national language)

Keep in cooking wok & heat up daily for consumption as chilies 🌶🌶 are natural food perservative. Not to mix with coconut milk when 1st cooking it for keep purposes

She has enjoyed this dish with cow skin (Its texture like a jelly), a delicious tasty 🤤😋dinner 🍽 she had

Traditional Food Cooking Demo ~ Sambal Cili Hijau

Another 🇮🇩 Javanese’s spicy 🥵🌶 sauce & this is cooked with green chillies 💚 & anchovies

It’s really really spicy 🌶🌶 , however she 👩🏻 loves & enjoyed it very much. She loves anchovies 😋🤤 This sambal can be cooked with chicken, beef etc. according to preference ya

Traditional Food Cooking Demo ~ Pecel Lele

It’s 🇮🇩 Javanese style deep fried catfish 🐟 dish with its spicy 🌶 coconut 🌴milk 🥥🥛 sauce, read more via 🌐 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pecel_lele

Loves 💗 the tasty catfish 🐟 served in this cooking style 👍🏻😋🤤 during 1️⃣ of her dinners @ homestay 🏡🏘🏡

Traditional Kuih Making Demo

There are 3️⃣ types of 🇮🇩 Javanese cakes (aka kuih in Malaysia 🇲🇾 ‘s national language) which made with its main ingredient ~ Cassava, read more via 🌐 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cassava

These cakes no longer available at stalls/ shops within Selangor state, she 👩🏻 really felt privilege 😃 to still have a chance to taste them during her visit 🏡🏘🏡

Let’s enjoy her TikTok clip ğŸ“¹ğŸŽ¥ above which being captured from all 3️⃣ cakes making demo shown. Hmm…Why not a cafe themed with all these Javanese cakes in this village❓⁉️

Ubi Kayu Getok ~ Cassava aka Ubi Kayu in Malaysia 🇲🇾 ‘s national language

The making of this cake require some strong energy 💪🏻💪🏻 as need to hit the cassava until it flats & compact to making a tasty cake to enjoy 😉

This cake extremely tasty 😋🤤 to enjoy with the sambal cili hijau 💚🌶

Punten ~ This rice cake extremely tasty 😋🤤 to pair & enjoy with the sambal cili hijau 💚🌶

Ketiwol ~ Extremely tasty & easy to make this cake with 3️⃣ main ingredients, Cassava, coconut 🌴🥥 & sugar

Read more about each cake mentioned above & the recipes via her travelmate, Lily 🙋🏻‍♀️’s sharing earlier via 🌐 http://lilyrianitravelholic.blogspot.com/2015/07/lemper-punten-getok-and-ketiwol.html

Flat Bread Making 🍥 (aka Roti Canai in Malaysia 🇲🇾 ‘s national language)

Just realised that the making of roti canai 🍥 aka flat bread actually not ❌ so simple & easy, especially the making process of hand throwing the dough ☺️

Always order & at times complaining about the long wait for roti canai to be served at mamak stall, after learning how to making it from this trip, she will not ❌ complain anymore for sure 😀

Where to Eat

Laman Tebu ğŸŽ‹ Aidil Orkid

A small stall operated by a family within home 🏡 compound & with sugar caneğŸŽ‹plants by the roadside. A calm pleasant dining space

Must try the original sweetness sugar cane drink 🥤& with some ice cubes in it

💯% confirmed no ❌ added sugar of its refreshing natural sweetness sugar cane drink 🥤to enjoy a glass after a glass. A healthy drink not to be missed ya

Note: Tebu aka sugar cane in Malaysia 🇲🇾 's national language

Also must try 👍🏻😋🤤 packed nasi lemak, BBQ honey 🍯 chicken wings & BBQ honey chicken back 🐓🍗

Guess what❓⁉️

8️⃣ kilos each of chicken wings & chicken back being sold daily according to the owner 👍🏻Wow‼️😲 That’s a lot, good business 😁

Personally she 👩🏻 really enjoyed the nasi lemak served here with its sweet spicy 🌶 sambal 😋🤤

Its core business remains with orchid & bonzai plants. Then, venturing to this food business from the owner’s kids ideas from a whole family discussion 🏡🗣👥👤👥 as the sales of plants were badly affected during the Malaysia’s Movement Control Order (MCO)

The owner’s son has won some bonzai recognitions ğŸ†ğŸŽ–ğŸ…nationwide & international 👍🏻Bravo 👏🏻🙌🏻

Address📍: Jalan Parit 3 1/2 Sg Hj Dorani, 45300 Sungai Besar, Selangor Darul Ehsan, West Malaysia
Operation hours🕙: 2pm to 4pm daily
FB🌐: https://www.facebook.com/aidil.roket
ContactğŸ“žâ˜Žï¸ğŸ“±: +6017-2762010

Traditional Village Activities

Baling Kelapa Games

A modern bowling ğŸŽ³ game, the bowling ball is replaced with a coconut 🥥 in village & using the recycled plastic bottles as the bowling pins 

Trumpet With Coconut Leaves 🌴

Amazingly to making the trumpet by just rolling the coconut leaves 🌴😃👍🏻 So so creative

Hmm…Just that this trumpet can’t be used for long term, it’s not ❌ functional after the leaves dried up ya 😌

Scarecrow Making

Really exciting 😉 fun to learn & make a scarecrow with her group members 👬👭👫 allocated

Why a scarecrow❓⁉️

It’s widely use by the farmers 👨🏻‍🌾👩🏻‍🌾 to scare away the birds 🐦🦅  from destroying paddy 🌾🌾 

Fishing  Cat Fish ğŸŽ£ğŸŸ @ Paddy Field

A quiet leisure activity at the village either by the river, stream, paddy field etc. Catfish 🐟 is Ikan Keli in Malaysia 🇲🇾s national language

According to the village kids, they will keep the catfish as pet 1️⃣st, till they grow bigger, then to cook & enjoy them as dish 🍽

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Catching Cat Fish ✋🏻🐟 🤚🏻 @ Paddy Field

A must try amazing exciting catching catfish 🐟 with hands 🤚🏻✋🏻 in the mud field

The local villagers will just catch the catfish from the drains, river, paddy field etc.

You may check out her TikTok clip ğŸ“¹ğŸŽ¥ to view the exciting moments captured from her travelmates. She 👩🏻 was sad 😔 that she had menstruation that morning 🔅 & ruined her excitement to join this catching fun with her travelmates…😢😭

Traditional Art & Culture

Barongan Kuda Kepang 🐴

Kuda Kepang aka Flat Horse 🐴 is a traditional Javanese dance with a group of horsemen (as dancers) straddle a flat horse 🐴 Each Flat Horse was made with the braided strips of woven bamboo, then being painted & decorated colourfully

This dance portrays troops riding horses & incorporates trances. When dancers are in trance, they display extraordinary abilities as being possessed by animal spirits eg. monkey 🐒 , snake 🐍 , elephant 🐘 , bird 🦅 etc. Some of the horsemen will swallow glasses, climb trees 🌳🌳 , walk on hot ♨️ burning charcoals etc.

Do enjoy her vlog ğŸ“¹ğŸŽ¥below. Read more about Kuda Kepang 🐴via🌐  https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2018/04/19/rentak-selangor-2018-part-2/ & 🌐  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kuda_Lumping

Rewang Tradition

It’s the practice of the “rewang” values inherent from the Indonesia 🇮🇩 Javanese influences ie. not ❌ being selfish in the community 👫👭👬, mutual respect, solidarity & sharing of experiences etc. 👭👫👬

Some of the common examples eg. Gotong royong, working together to prepare food feast etc. ☺️

Silat Performances

It’s not only a martial art, to-date it also performs in Malay villages during official ceremonies & wedding 🤵🏽👰🏽

This intangible heritage must be preserved for the future generations 👶🏻👧🏻🧒🏻👦🏻🧑🏻 Read more via 🌐 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Silat

Agriculture Activities

Corn 🌾🌽 Farm

SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 is a corn 🌽 lover & she really exciting happy 😃 to be at the corn🌽 farm for the 1️⃣st time, yeah‼️ The corn 🌽 here so sweet to enjoy it fresh from plucking, yes ✅, no ❌ need steam/ BBQ, really so good 👍🏻😋🤤

The corn 🌽 farm (1️⃣ to 3️⃣ acres each farmer) here planted with its corn seeds from Thailand 🇹🇭 , Taiwan 🇹🇼 & China 🇨🇳 She 👩🏻 has learnt that corn 🌽 belongs to paddy 🌾 family & it took approximately 60 to 70days to harvest ie. 6️⃣ months to harvest paddy 🌾 & twice to harvest for corn 🌽

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She 👩🏻 really loves 💗 the original natural sweetness from fresh corn 🌽 , corn pancake (Steamed rice flour with corn & wrapped in corn ear), corn fritters, corn drink 🥤 & corn sweet soup 🥣 during this village trip

Hmm…Why not a cafe themed with corn in this village for both local & foreign tourists 👬👭👫 to taste & enjoy them❓⁉️

Address📍: Lorong S2, Kampung Parit 10, Sg Hj Dorani, 45300 Sungai Besar, Selangor Darul Ehsan, West Malaysia

Nata De Coco 🌴 Factory

She 👩🏻 has learnt that nata is actually coconut 🌴 fibers layer by layer to accumulate for its standard thickness of 1 to 1.5cm either a min of 7 days or max of 14 days

It’s a 💯% manual human efforts required to ensure successful fiber layering, the raw nata actually sourish

In this connection, need to place the nata in water 💧💦 for 1 to 2 days to remove ❌ its sourish taste

Must buy from here❓⁉️

Of course‼️ The nata in strawberry 🍓 , mangoes 🥭 , lychee, grape 🍇 flavours etc. just RM10.90 for 3️⃣ containers

Also the virgin coconut oil produced for its good 👍🏻 health benefits & skincare. RM25 a bottle

She 👩🏻 was told from the briefing that a spoon 🥄 daily to ensure for general health

Address📍: Lot 9492, Jalan Besar, Kampung Sungai Limau, 45300 Sungai Besar, Selangor Darul Ehsan, West Malaysia
Website🌐: https://nandong-global-food-industries.business.site/
FB: https://www.facebook.com/natanandong/ & https://mynandongnatadecoco.blogspot.com/

Beachside @📍Pantai Redang 🏝🏖

A famous beachside 🏖🏝 among the residents of Sekinchan, of course both local & foreign tourists 👫👭👬

Do dropping by to make a wish 🙏🏻 at this famous wishing tree 🌳 of a Chinese temple ⛩, to enjoy the food 🍽 & souvenirs ğŸŽğŸ› stalls surrounding this beach 🏖🏝 Hmm…Quite crowded 👭👫👬 at times, do wear a mask 😷 & remember to keep your social distancing ya

Must try❓⁉️

The refreshing coconut 🥥 jelly, coconut drink 🥤 , prawn 🍤 fritters etc.

“Feel & experience a truly living lifestyle & the hospitality of the local villagers 👭👫👬 in Kampung Parit 2 🏡🏘🏡 @ Sabak Bernam 🇲🇾

So, let’s plan your village visit to Kampung Parit 2 🏡🏘🏡 Sungai Haji Dorani, Sabak Bernam, Selangor, Malaysia 🇲🇾

Surely a great getaway from stressful busy city lifestyle 🌆🏙

Moreover nearby KL city, a good destination 👍🏻📍for a weekend staycation

There are public bus 🚌 services available ✅ to reach this village, do check out ya 😀

Address📍: Kampung Parit 2, 45300 Sungai Besar, Selangor Darul Ehsan, West Malaysia
FB🌐: https://www.facebook.com/kitakansekampung/

Ohh ya…Do check out the comfy beautiful 💗😍 dry fit t-shirt 👚 with “Enjoy but Dont Destroy” from Shopee official shop named Gaya Travel via 🌐 https://shp.ee/jcaxuai 🧡📲🛒🛍

SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 got 2️⃣ in pink neon 💗 & black 🖤, a perfect comfy travel clothing on the go 👚

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