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Travelogue Malaysia: What’s not to be missed in Malacca

Malacca is in the central of Peninsular Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ i.e. with a strategic location📍for local Malaysians/ expatriates đŸ‘«đŸ‘­đŸ‘Ź to visit for a short weekend getaways đŸŽ’đŸ•¶đŸ§ąđŸ‘Ÿ

SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» wishes to sharing đŸ‘©đŸ»â€đŸ’»đŸ“ about her recent short getaway đŸŽ’đŸ•¶đŸ§ąđŸ‘Ÿ to Malacca, a historic state in Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ Also a World Heritage UNESCO site too 🌍📜

Do enjoy reading 📖 about her comfy đŸ˜đŸ€©Malacca city hotel stay vacation đŸ›ŒđŸ›€đŸ»đŸšżđŸšœ as well as what’s not to be missed ~ entertainment, desserts & foods ya 😃

Ohh ya…She also shared a vlog đŸ“čđŸŽ„ captured for Muar food trail too 😉

Entertainment đŸŽŒđŸŽ¶đŸŽ”

Am sure many of you have read 📖 about the Encore Malacca as she does 📰📖, yes ✅, the viral OOTD hot spot currently

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Yeah‌ She đŸ‘©đŸ» has recently enjoyed a show 😃😁

Highly recommended đŸ‘†đŸ»for the art, heritage & cultures of Malacca with great digital & technology incorporated to the show performance đŸ‘đŸ»đŸ˜đŸ€©

You will definitely be delighted đŸ€© from this great đŸ‘đŸ» entertainment & to understand the Malacca history 😀

In particular, she đŸ‘©đŸ» loves 💗 the Malacca Baba Nyonya scene the most from this great show đŸ‘đŸ»đŸ˜

Address📍: No. 3, Jalan KSB – Impression 8, 75200 Melaka, West Malaysia

Website🌐: https://encore-melaka.com/
FB: https://www.facebook.com/encore.melaka/

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Malacca River 💩💧 Cruise đŸ›„

This is a perfect relaxing 😌 cruising đŸ’ŠđŸ’§đŸ›„ to enjoy the beautiful colourful lighting💡along the Malacca River 💩💧 at night 🌃🌌, yes ✅, night time ya âœŒđŸ»đŸ‘đŸ»

Ohh ya…You will be passing by lots of beautiful bridges 🌉🌁 along the river 💩💧

This river cruise đŸ›„ approximately 45mins for 9ïžâƒŁkm round trip along the Malacca river💩💧, she đŸ‘©đŸ» loves 💗 her relax & enjoyable đŸ˜ŒâœŒđŸ»night river cruising đŸŒŒđŸŒƒđŸ›„

 

Address📍: Dataran Muara, Sungai Melaka, 75050 Malacca City, West Malaysia

Operation hours: 9am to 11.30pm daily

Website🌐: http://melakarivercruise.my/index.php
FB: https://www.facebook.com/river.melakarivercruise

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Accommodation đŸĄđŸ˜đŸ›ŒđŸ›€đŸ»đŸšżđŸšœ

Yeah‌ It’s MITC Hotel 🏱, Ayer Keroh

She đŸ‘©đŸ» had an awesome đŸ‘đŸ» comfy hotel stay đŸĄđŸ›ŒđŸ›€đŸ»đŸšżđŸšœ as well as a satisfied tasty 😋 breakfast, Nyonya bihun lunch & fish head curry served here đŸœđŸŽ

Definitely a convenience, hassle free 🆓 hotel stay đŸąđŸ›ŒđŸšżđŸšœ not to be missed at Malacca city ya đŸŒ†đŸ™đŸ˜đŸ€©

Personalised is the key 🔑 for unforgettable hotel stay experience 😃

Address📍: MITC Hotel, Jalan MITC, Hang Tuah Jaya, Ayer Keroh, 75450 Malacca City, West Malaysia

Website🌐: http://www.mitchotel.com/index.php?module=promotion
FB: https://www.facebook.com/MITCHOTELMELAKA/

Foods, Snacks, Desserts & Beverages đŸ˜‹đŸ€€đŸœđŸŽđŸ„€đŸč

Fish 🐟 head Curry Set đŸ„˜đŸ› @ Asahan Coffee Bar, MITC Hotel 🏱, Ayer Keroh

Before visiting, already viewed its video đŸ“čđŸŽ„preparation

 

Some locals & tourists đŸ‘«đŸ‘­đŸ‘Źhas claimed it as the best đŸ‘đŸ» fish head curry đŸŸđŸ„˜đŸ› in Malacca, do give it a try whenever you’re in Malacca đŸ˜‹đŸ€€

Personally she đŸ‘©đŸ» quite enjoyed it 😋😋, hmm…Prefers with more gravy for her rice 🍚 to enjoy this dish đŸŸđŸ„˜đŸ›

It tastes great đŸ‘đŸ» in its curry herbs & spices, delicious 😋 to enjoy as not too spicy âŒđŸŒ¶ for her đŸ‘©đŸ»

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Address📍: MITC Hotel, Jalan MITC, Hang Tuah Jaya, Ayer Keroh, 75450 Malacca City, West Malaysia

Website🌐: http://www.mitchotel.com/index.php?module=promotion
FB: https://www.facebook.com/MITCHOTELMELAKA/

Grilled Fish â™šïžđŸŸÂ @ Cerana Ikan Bakar Alai

All guests đŸ‘«đŸ‘­đŸ‘Ź are welcome đŸ™đŸ» to choose & pick the fresh seafoods 🐟🩑🩐🩀🐚

She đŸ‘©đŸ» had a great đŸ‘đŸ» seafood dinner đŸœđŸŽhere, not just grilled fish yađŸ˜‹đŸ€€

Do your advance booking đŸ“žâ˜ŽïžđŸ“± to avoid dissappointment before your dining ya😊

Address📍: Medan Ikan Bakar Sungai Punggur, 73460 Telok Mas, Melaka, West Malaysia

Operation hours🕔: 5pm to 1am daily

Contact No.đŸ“žâ˜ŽïžđŸ“±: +6017-3096511
FB🌐: https://www.facebook.com/restorancerana/

Ujang Asam Pedas đŸŒ¶đŸ„˜Â (roti canai terbang aka flying roti canai)

Malacca is well known for Asam Pedas đŸ„˜đŸŒ¶ dish, so be here for a dining yađŸœđŸŽ

Hmm…SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» was more impressed đŸ€© with its flying roti canai performance, she đŸ‘©đŸ» loves 💗 the tasty delicious đŸ˜‹đŸ€€ roti canai (“flying” â˜đŸ»1ïžâƒŁ in particular) served here

You have to try itâ€ŒïžđŸ‘đŸ»đŸ˜‹

She đŸ‘©đŸ» really enjoyed her flying roti canai (not white rice 🍚 ohh) with all claypots of assam pedas đŸ„˜đŸŒ¶ here…yummy…yummy…đŸ˜‹đŸ€€

Hmm…A slight spicy đŸŒ¶đŸŒ¶ for her to enjoy ya

Perfect đŸ‘đŸ» for spicy lovers to enjoy

Address📍: No. 6 & 7, Medan Selera Pasar Borong, Batu Berendam, Malacca City, West Malaysia

Operation hours🕕: 6pm to 3am daily

Contact No.: +6013-611 2970
FB: https://www.facebook.com/asampedashajihamzahujangcanai67/

Just Berrys Dessert House @ Kota Laksamana

Stepped in 👣 & love 💗 the big berry 🍒 smile 😃 on the wall

This gonna be 1ïžâƒŁ of her favourite đŸ’—đŸ‘đŸ» stop by for desserts đŸ§đŸšđŸ„€in Malacca, other than her usual must visit satay celup 🍡🍱

Do click in this IG album 📾📾 for the delicious tasty đŸ˜‹đŸ€€ Malacca dessertsss & foodsss momentsss being captured ya đŸœđŸŽđŸ§đŸšđŸ„€

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Do enjoy this photos 📾đŸ“čalbum (swipe left âžĄïž) by @siennylovesdrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» for what’s not to be missed for #VisitMelaka2019 #TravelogueMalaysia . . Her #travel #OOTD đŸ˜ŽđŸ•¶ : @maz_optometrist17 ⌚: @tawaftimepieces 👚: @mylol.com.my đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ #lolmalaysia #doraemonofficial #doraemon👖: @levismy . . #MalaccaDesserts đŸ§đŸšđŸ˜‹đŸ€€ Let’s #justberrys for delicious bingsu, juicesđŸ„€etc. Not to missed its creamy durian ice at @justberrys_official đŸĄđŸ˜‹đŸ€€ . . @cendolkampunghulu 🍧 The spicy đŸŒ¶ asam pedas ramen 🍜 superb tasty, #siennylovesdrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» not a fan for spicy đŸŒ¶ food, she really satisfied enjoyed her bowl đŸ˜‹đŸ€€ . . Original #SgPutat @mangofloatroyalemelaka to enjoy mango cheese đŸ§€đŸ„€, Oden 🍱 , meatball, curry noodles 🍜 with prawns 🩐 , Keria, Fried chicken 🍗 rice, Laksa with nested fried egg 🍳, baby crab 🩀, Kuih Denderam etc. đŸ˜‹đŸ€€ . . Checked in 🔐 🏱 comfy 🛌🚿 #accommodation @mitchotel . . Impressive history art & cultures performance đŸ˜đŸ€© #EncoreMelaka đŸ’ƒđŸœđŸ•șđŸ»đŸ•ŽđŸ» @encore_melaka . . #MelakaRiverCruise ⛮ @melakarivercruise . . @ujangasampedasclaypot #ujangasampedas #asampedas #roticanaiterbang . . Her #blogging đŸ‘©đŸ»â€đŸ’»đŸ“ soon via #blog link @ profile . . #travels #travelling #blogger #bloggers #influencer #influencers #BluincIWD2019

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She đŸ‘©đŸ» & her friends đŸ‘«đŸ‘­đŸ‘Źreally had a great bingsu time here đŸ‘đŸ»đŸ˜ƒđŸ˜

Address📍: No 89, Jalan Kota Laksamana 3/8, Taman Kota Laksamana Seksyen 3, 75250 Melaka, West Malaysia

Operation hours🕚: Mon to Thu 11am to 11pm, Fri to Sun & Public Holidays 11am to 12am

Website🌐: https://justberrys.com.my/
FB: https://www.facebook.com/justberrysHQ/

Mango Float Royale MelakađŸ„€@ Sg Putat

Definitely a must have for mangoes lovers â€ïžđŸ’—

The mangoes used here are huge & grown đŸŒ±đŸŒżđŸŒł locally in Malacca đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ, hmm…Does the owner owns mangoes farmsss? Woow đŸ˜Č‌

No wonder long queue here…Not to worry, the queue moving fast ya

Hmm…Hope in her next visit, she can visit the manngoes farmđŸŒ±đŸŒż, can she please❓⁉â˜ș

There are many choices of foods cum snacks available here i.e. mango cheese đŸ§€đŸ„€, Oden 🍱 , meatball, curry noodles 🍜 with prawns 🩐 , Keria, Fried chicken 🍗 rice, Laksa with nested fried egg 🍳, baby crab 🩀, Kuih Denderam etc. đŸ˜‹đŸ€€

Kuih Keria (A type of traditional snacks in Malacca đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ) looks like donuts đŸ©đŸ© which with its main ingredient of sweet potatoes 🍠 & then outer layer slicked with the gula Melaka aka Malaysian đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ palm sugar famous from Malacca state 😊

Hmm…A slightly sweet for her đŸ‘©đŸ» to enjoy…perhaps pair it with a cuppa of coffee ☕ would be great to balance the bitter vs sweet 😉 Yes, she is a typical coffee addict, are you?

 

Address📍: Lot 950, KM 8, Kampung Sungai Putat, 75350 Melaka, West Malaysia

Operation hours🕚: Mon to Sat 11am to 11.30pm, Sun 11am to 6.30pm

Website🌐: https://www.mangofloatroyale.com/
FB: https://www.facebook.com/mangofloatroyale/

Cendol Kg. Hulu

Once stepped in👣, she đŸ‘©đŸ» was impressed đŸ€©with a modern barber đŸ’‡đŸ»â€â™€ïžđŸ’‡đŸ»â€â™‚ïžshop & motocyclists favourite shop 🏍

She đŸ‘©đŸ» loves 💗 the white âšȘ helmet holded in her hand đŸ€šđŸ» in this photo 📾, anyone wanna surprise her as a gift 💝🎁 please❓⁉ Ha…Ha…

Guess what❓⁉

It’s more than just Malacca cendol served here

SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» is not a spicy đŸŒ¶ food lover as you all know, she đŸ‘©đŸ» really enjoyed the asam pedas ramen đŸ‘đŸ»đŸœđŸŒ¶ served here

Really a must tryâ€ŒïžđŸ‘đŸ»đŸ˜‹

Highly recommendedđŸ‘†đŸ», she đŸ‘©đŸ» missed it a lot after this food trail @ Malacca đŸ˜‹đŸ˜‹đŸœđŸŒ¶

Address📍: Straits Werks & Cafe, 75200 Malacca Town, West Malaysia

Operation hours🕛: 12pm to 12am daily

IG: https://www.instagram.com/cendolkampunghulu/
FB: https://www.facebook.com/cendolkampunghulu/

Not enough & wanna more of her yummy delicious đŸ˜‹đŸ€€ IG stories, do enjoy this highlight 📾📾 via 🌐 https://www.instagram.com/stories/highlights/18009125569123122/

You may always enjoy exploring Muar too (just 1ïžâƒŁhour drive 🚗🚙 from Malacca), do check out her vlog đŸ“čđŸŽ„ captured during her Muar food trail & details for sharing here

Ohh ya
Do check out SiennyLovesDrawingđŸ‘©đŸ»â€™s top contributorđŸ‘†đŸ»account via🌐https://www.tripadvisor.com.my/members/siennylovesdrawing for her recent reviews about the Malacca’s tourist attractions, food & accommodation stayÂ đŸ‘©đŸ»â€đŸ’»đŸ“

So, when was you last visit to Malacca / Muar ❓⁉

Quite some time❓⁉

Let’s plan your travel & exploring the above, enjoy both Malacca & Muar ya 😃😃

This #TravelogueMelaka & Muar food trails are brought to you in a collaboration between #Borakkitadotcom / #TravelogueMalaysia & #TheInfluenzas team. It was supported by #MITCHotelMalacca & #MajlisPerbandaranMuar

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Special thanks to the main sponsors ~ MITC hotel, #EncoreMelaka, #JustBerrys, #MelakaRiverCruise, #MangoFloatRoyaleMelaka, #RestoranCerana, #UjangAsamPedas, #CendolKampungHulu, #MuarIndahVilla, #MuarHistoria, #RabbitHomeRestaurant, #MuarTourism, #GaleriSeriMuar, #R&Hcafe, #434Coffee & #OriginaJohor

#Malacca #melaka #TravelogueMalacca #TravelogueMalaysia #MITChotel #travel #EncoreMelaka #MelakaRiverCruise #hotel #staycation #visitmelaka2019 #travels #travelling #cuticutimalaysia #tourismmelaka #tourismmalaysia #travelmalaysia #siennylovesdrawing #food #foodie #foodies #foodlover #foodlovers #dining #blog #vlog #BestInMelaka #desserts #bingsu #justberrys #blogging #blogger #bloggers #influencer #influencers #ujangasampedas #asampedas #roticanaiterbang #restorancerana #restoranceranaikanbakar #ikanbakaralai #mangofloatroyalemelaka #cendolkghulumelaka

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Sunglasses shopping with vision care services @ Maz Optometrist

Hi đŸ‘‹đŸ»đŸ‘‹đŸ» all, Happy Chinese New YearÂ ăŠ—ïžđŸˆŽđŸˆ”Â #CNY2019 for those of you who are celebrating 🎉🎊

Yeah‌ SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» has recently purchased 🛒🛍💳 a new 🆕 sunglasses đŸ•¶đŸ˜Ž after receiving an optical centre 🏱’s recommendation đŸ‘đŸ»đŸ‘†đŸ»from 1ïžâƒŁ of her girl friend đŸ™‹đŸœâ€â™€ïž

Yes ✅, she đŸ‘©đŸ» has visited & shopped 🛒🛍💳 for a pair of new 🆕 sunnie đŸ•¶đŸ˜ŽÂ here

This centre is located📍at 2ïžâƒŁnd floor, not a spacious space. However, it’s tidy & well used of its space & eyewear exhibits, inlcuding a room for eyes 👀 test & examination 🔱🔡

During her visit, she đŸ‘©đŸ» has noted a warm hospitality đŸ™đŸ»đŸ€— being set up for all its guests đŸ‘«đŸ‘­đŸ‘Ź

Yeah‌ Hmm…A cuppa of coffee ☕ , tea đŸ” , a packet of snacks đŸȘđŸ©đŸ„§ OR shopping 🛒🛍 for more glasses đŸ€“đŸ‘“ , sunglasses đŸ•¶đŸ˜Ž , contact lenses etc.❓⁉

Ha…Ha…đŸ€ŁđŸ˜†

Definitely her đŸ‘©đŸ» 1ïžâƒŁst time to examining & testing ✅ her eyes 👀 power with a huge machine 😃

Usually just the traditional manual way of checking her eyes 👀 for the lenses đŸ‘“đŸ•¶ prescription

In this blogging đŸ‘©đŸ»â€đŸ’»đŸ“, she đŸ‘©đŸ» is gonna sharing her recent eyewear đŸ‘“đŸ•¶Â , more to sunglasses đŸ•¶ shopping here 🛒🛍

You may drop by too to shopping 🛒🛍 for glasses đŸ€“đŸ‘“ , sunglasses đŸ•¶đŸ˜Ž , contact lenses, contact len/ eyes solutions etc.

Bring along your kids đŸ‘¶đŸ»đŸ§’đŸ»đŸ‘ŠđŸ»đŸ‘§đŸ»â“â‰ïž

No need ❌ to worry 😌, there is a small kids corner for your boys đŸ‘ŠđŸ»/ girls đŸ§’đŸ»đŸ‘§đŸ» to spend their time while you’re busy doing your eye wear đŸ‘“đŸ•¶ shopping here 🛒🛍

~ See 👁👁 the good đŸ‘đŸ» in everything ~

So, it’s essential & necesary to have a quality đŸ‘đŸ»Â eyes 👀 examination ✅ , then own a pair of good eyewear đŸ‘“đŸ•¶

Why❓⁉

Because from her đŸ‘©đŸ» initial thought 💭 of a quick sunnie đŸ•¶ shopping 🛒🛍 as she đŸ‘©đŸ» has planned for, ended up she has stayed slightly longer & learnt something new 🆕 from this optical centre visit

Hmmm…đŸ€” Her friends đŸ‘«đŸ‘­đŸ‘Ź were laughing 😂😆 of her 2ïžâƒŁhours sunnie shopping đŸ•¶đŸ›’đŸ› Oppsss…đŸ€­đŸ˜œ

This optical centre 🏱 is named as Maz Optometrist & was 1ïžâƒŁst founded since 2015 by a young graduate named Ms. Nor BayzurađŸ§•đŸœwith Bachelor of Optometry (Hons) from the MARA University of Technology Malaysia (UITM) đŸ«

It aims to helping the community đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘­đŸ‘« for better vision đŸ‘đŸ»đŸ‘đŸ‘ & providing its best đŸ‘đŸ» services to all. It also conducting the vision health 👁👁 activities for corporates 🏱, schools đŸ« etc.

Ohh ya…During her đŸ‘©đŸ» visit, she was shared some of its achievements,
1 Being awarded🎖during the Malaysian Public Service Department (PSD)’s Health Day by the PSD
2 Participated for several health screening at major corporations 🏱🏱 & banks 🏩🏩 e.g. Pharmaniaga, National Registration Department (JPN), Putrajaya Corporation, MARDI, LLM, Bank Simpanan Nasional, Standard Chartered etc.
3 Being in a co-operation đŸ€ with the Ampang Hospital đŸ„ for community & corporate health programs

Sure more to be added on to this list of achievements, bravo!!

Guess what❓⁉

It provides mobile 🚌🚍 optometrist đŸ‘“đŸ•¶đŸ‘đŸ‘services too ~ “Your Mobile Optometrist” ~

 🌐 https://www.instagram.com/stories/highlights/17997244723134309/

Hmm…Curious đŸ’­đŸ€” about its optical cum vision 👁👁 care services, do check out via 🌐 https://www.facebook.com/pg/Maz-Optometrist-426576637540159/services/

Yes ✅, it owned a bus 🚌🚍 which specially just to enable for this mobile services. Bravo đŸ‘đŸ»đŸ™ŒđŸ»â€Œïž

From this recent visit, SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» wanna getting herself a new 🆕 sunnie đŸ•¶ as 1ïžâƒŁ of her OOTD 👚👖👗accessories during travels đŸŽ’đŸ§ąđŸ•¶đŸ‘Ÿ

Hmm…There are plenty of frames đŸ‘“đŸ‘“đŸ•¶đŸ•¶available for her choice ✅, that’s why she đŸ‘©đŸ» has spent 2ïžâƒŁ hours just to choose & pick her frame đŸ•¶

She đŸ‘©đŸ» was personally impressed đŸ€© with the vision care & customer services experienced from here

Even the founder of this centre, Ms Zura đŸ§•đŸœ also accompanied her & suggested some frames for her 👓👓

Ms Wawa đŸ§•đŸœ who have checked on her eyes 👀 really patience đŸ‘đŸ» & detailed in explaining her vision checked & shared useful information too đŸ‘đŸ»đŸ™ŒđŸ»

Guess what❓⁉

She đŸ‘©đŸ» is not with lazy âŹ‡ïž eyes 👁👁 as she thought since young đŸ‘§đŸ»

Instead, she learnt the correct ✅ medical term named Anisometropia from Ms Wawa đŸ§•đŸœ

Hmm…Am sure you’re curious đŸ€” which frame đŸ‘“đŸ•¶ & lenses she đŸ‘©đŸ» has picked ✅ from her long shopping 🛒🛍 here right❓⁉

Hope you will find her choice ✅ suits her ya 😍

Again, do check out her travel photo albumsss 📾📾 posted in her IG account via 🌐instagram.com/siennylovesdrawing for more of herÂ đŸ‘©đŸ» travel OOTDsssÂ đŸŽ’đŸ§ąđŸ•¶đŸ‘Ÿ with this new 🆕 accessoryÂ đŸ•¶đŸ˜Ž

Welcome to follow follow her if you’re yet to be her IG followers ya 😎

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Do enjoy this photos 📾đŸ“čalbum (swipe left âžĄïž) by @siennylovesdrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» for what’s not to be missed for #VisitMelaka2019 #TravelogueMalaysia . . Her #travel #OOTD đŸ˜ŽđŸ•¶ : @maz_optometrist17 ⌚: @tawaftimepieces 👚: @mylol.com.my đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ #lolmalaysia #doraemonofficial #doraemon👖: @levismy . . #MalaccaDesserts đŸ§đŸšđŸ˜‹đŸ€€ Let’s #justberrys for delicious bingsu, juicesđŸ„€etc. Not to missed its creamy durian ice at @justberrys_official đŸĄđŸ˜‹đŸ€€ . . @cendolkampunghulu 🍧 The spicy đŸŒ¶ asam pedas ramen 🍜 superb tasty, #siennylovesdrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» not a fan for spicy đŸŒ¶ food, she really satisfied enjoyed her bowl đŸ˜‹đŸ€€ . . Original #SgPutat @mangofloatroyalemelaka to enjoy mango cheese đŸ§€đŸ„€, Oden 🍱 , meatball, curry noodles 🍜 with prawns 🩐 , Keria, Fried chicken 🍗 rice, Laksa with nested fried egg 🍳, baby crab 🩀, Kuih Denderam etc. đŸ˜‹đŸ€€ . . Checked in 🔐 🏱 comfy 🛌🚿 #accommodation @mitchotel . . Impressive history art & cultures performance đŸ˜đŸ€© #EncoreMelaka đŸ’ƒđŸœđŸ•șđŸ»đŸ•ŽđŸ» @encore_melaka . . #MelakaRiverCruise ⛮ @melakarivercruise . . @ujangasampedasclaypot #ujangasampedas #asampedas #roticanaiterbang . . Her #blogging đŸ‘©đŸ»â€đŸ’»đŸ“ soon via #blog link @ profile . . #travels #travelling #blogger #bloggers #influencer #influencers #BluincIWD2019

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So, how muchđŸ’ČđŸ’Čshe has spent for her new 🆕 sunnie đŸ•¶đŸ˜ŽÂ from here, curious❓⁉

Her sunnie đŸ•¶Â is with Hoya polarised sport tinted lens of 85% to helping taking care her eyes 👀 by blocking the UV under the direct sunlight

She đŸ‘©đŸ»Â has picked the Morgan frame Tr90 with lightweight plastic & stable as well as a bigger size to ensure full coverage for eyes 😎

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Do have a guess❓⁉ Ha…Ha…đŸ€ŁđŸ˜†

The pricingđŸ’Čis reasonable with frame & lenses đŸ•¶, including prescription 👁👁 consultation

So, why not visit here for your next optical visit, vision 👁👁 care & shopping đŸ‘“đŸ•¶đŸ›’đŸ›â“â‰ïž

Address📍: No. 14A, 1st Floor, Jalan AU5C / 14, Taman Lembah Keramat, 54200 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, West Malaysia

Operation hours🕙:🔟am to 6ïžâƒŁpm daily, closed every Sunday

FB: https://www.facebook.com/Maz-Optometrist-426576637540159/

IG: https://www.instagram.com/maz_optometrist17/

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#TravelogueMalaysia: A Staycation @ Bukit Merah Laketown Resort

Happy New Year 2019 to all 😃😁

Yeah‌ SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» is gonna sharing đŸ‘©đŸ»â€đŸ’»đŸ“ her recent staycation đŸ›ŒđŸšżđŸšœ at the North of Malaysia i.e. Bukit Merah Laketown Resort (BMLR) đŸąđŸ›ŒđŸšżđŸšœđŸ’ŠđŸ’§

This resort đŸąđŸ›ŒđŸšżđŸšœđŸ’ŠđŸ’§ is not new, in fact it’s with quite a number of years since establishment. However, this recent visit & stay vacation was the 1ïžâƒŁst experience of her đŸ‘©đŸ»

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It’s surrounding with the Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ ‘s largest manmade freshwater lake 💩💧 (7ïžâƒŁk acres) named Bukit Merah 🏞💩💧 & approximately 3ïžâƒŁ-hour drive 🚐 from Kuala Lumpur city & through Bukit Merah toll Exit 150 along the North-South Expressway 🛣

Room

After buffet lunch đŸœđŸŽ@ Lelac Cafe, she đŸ‘©đŸ» went to check-in 🔐 with her media friend 👭to a standard hotel room đŸ›ŒđŸšżđŸšœ

A simple, clean yet comfy stay with toiletries available. There is no ❌ iron / hair dryer available in the hotel room 🛌

However, no wifi âŒđŸ“¶ network detection in the hotel room, though the wifi password was printed on the hotel room key 🔑 ‘s envelope 😌

Frankly, the hotel rooms are considered quite well maintained đŸ‘ŒđŸ» since it’s an old resort since its establishment in 1995. More of its hotel room types & room information via 🌐 http://www.bukitmerahresort.com.my/laketown-hotel

Activities

Guess what❓⁉

There are so much activities within & around this resort đŸąđŸ›ŒđŸšœđŸšżđŸ’ŠđŸ’§Â Hmm…Actually no need to drive out 🚗🚘 from this resort at all once checked-in 🔐 for a staycation 😃

Curious đŸ€” about the activities❓⁉

Water 💩💧Park

Yeah‌ All got a wrist ticket 🎟 respectively to enter the park & enjoy the great water 💩💧 splashing fun‌đŸ˜Č😁

Ha…Ha…A welcome đŸ™đŸ» wet wet 💩💧 1ïžâƒŁst before enjoying the more exciting water 💩💧ridessss & slidesss 🎱🎡â›ČïžđŸŠđŸ»â€â™€ïžđŸŠđŸ»â€â™‚ïž

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Hmm…Would like to also sharing her 1ïžâƒŁst ride with the Racer Slide, she đŸ‘©đŸ» has got a slow start, don’t laugh 😂😆 like her media friends 👭👬👬👬 as captured in this video clip đŸ“čđŸŽ„ by lovely Sally đŸ™‹đŸœâ€â™€ïž (IG @sallysamsaiman)

 

It was really a great fun water 💩💧 splashing time @ this water park with its new 🆕 additional rides. The Boomerang (as shown in the vblog đŸŽ„đŸ“č below) has become an exhilarating ride & it’s the 1ïžâƒŁst & only 1ïžâƒŁ in Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ & in South East Asia (SEA) 🌎 Woow‌đŸ˜ČđŸ€©

Not just that the new 🆕 Giant Bubble Slide is the 1ïžâƒŁst in this region too. Bravo to BMLRâ€ŒïžđŸ‘đŸ»đŸ™ŒđŸ»

Hmm…Out of the 3ïžâƒŁ new 🆕 rides/ slides 🎱🎡â›ČïžđŸ’ŠđŸ’§, SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» have yet to try Boomerang, she scard…scard…đŸ˜…đŸ˜„as it’s slide from the high âŹ†ïž part to low âŹ‡ïž area…Don’t laugh 😂😆 at her ya

Website🌐: http://www.bukitmerahresort.com.my/waterpark

Eco Park

For family getaways/ school đŸ« trips, the kids đŸ‘¶đŸ»đŸ‘§đŸ»đŸ§’đŸ»đŸ‘ŠđŸ»đŸ§‘đŸ» will definitely enjoy this park & get to know more about the animals đŸ°đŸ»đŸŠđŸąđŸđŸŠđŸŸ

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Yeah‌ @siennylovesdrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» just had 3ïžâƒŁD2ïžâƒŁN simple #stayvacation with @bukitmerahlaketownresort #BukitMerahLaketownResort 🏱💩💧#BMLR #BMR & its surrounding enjoyable activities, do enjoy this photos 📾📾 album @girlslovetravel . . Then, also her #vblog đŸ“čđŸŽ„ via 🌐 https://youtu.be/SqaBlJnVfXQ of her favourite activities & safe travel with @rhinoairieltravel @rhinoairiel ; . ✅ #Ecopark đŸŠđŸ‡đŸ» (including skyline ride 🚃) . ✅ #BMOUIF #OrangUtanIsland #orangutan #conservation #YayasanOrangUtanBukitMerah 💚💚 Let’s support @bmouif . ✅ Waterpark splashing fun 💩💧Really exciting fun to be wet wet 😁😄 . ✅ #canoeing đŸ›¶ ✅ #rambutan feast @ #PulauPakTuan Hmm…đŸ€”She had climbed the tree 🌳 â“â‰ïžđŸ€ŁđŸ˜† . . More updates soon via her #blog & 🌐 link at profile . . #TravelogueMalaysia #TraveloguePerak #RhinoAirielTravel #resort #hotel #blogger #bloggers #influencer #influencers #travel #travels #travelling #contentcreator #writer #travelling #siennylovesdrawing

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Not just that, you will get to enjoy the skyline ride 🎱🚃 , hmm…A bit challenging to cycle a ride with hands đŸ–đŸ»đŸ€šđŸ» Yes✅, not ❎ by legs 👣 as you ride on a bicycle đŸšČ or paddle boat đŸš€ ya

You get to view 👀 some animals in this park with your skyline ride e.g. Ostrich 🐩, rabbit 🐰etc.

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Also some feeding animals activities too

Website🌐: http://www.bukitmerahresort.com.my/ecopark

FB: https://www.facebook.com/BMLResort/

Canoeing đŸ›¶ (including water 💩💧 confidence practices đŸŠđŸ»â€â™€ïžđŸŠđŸ»â€â™‚ïž) to Pak Tuan Island 🌮 🏝

It was an approximately return trip of 2ïžâƒŁkm canoeing đŸ›¶ to Pak Tuan Island 🌮🏝& some of her male media friends 👬👬👬👬 were participated & enjoyed the canoeing đŸ›¶

Very good đŸ‘đŸ» life safety practice, whether you can swim đŸŠđŸ»â€â™€ïžđŸŠđŸ»â€â™‚ïž or can’t âŒđŸŠđŸ»â€â™€ïžđŸŠđŸ»â€â™‚ïž, water confidence âœ…đŸŠđŸ»â€â™‚ïžđŸŠđŸ»â€â™€ïž before the canoeing đŸ›¶ is a must

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Water confidence đŸŠđŸ»â€â™€ïžđŸŠđŸ»â€â™‚ïžđŸ’ŠđŸ’§definitely helps to get used to the life jacket đŸŽœ while you’re in the water 💩💧

SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» has joined her other female media friends 👭👭 on a boat đŸš€ to the island 🌮🏝

Yeah!‌ Let’s enjoy picking & eating the rambutan đŸ˜‹đŸ€€ at this island 🌮🏝

This island 🌮🏝 is a fruit orchard, many rambutan trees 🌳🌳 , jackfruit trees as well as “ulam” plants đŸŒ±đŸŒż named Ulam Cabang Tiga. Ulam means salad đŸ„— in Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ ‘s national language. She đŸ‘©đŸ» is a vegetables đŸ„ŠđŸ„’đŸ„—đŸŒœđŸ… & fruits 🍎🍊🍇🍓🍌 lovers (Most of her friends đŸ‘«đŸ‘­đŸ‘Ź called her “cow 🐄🐂” ~ eating green 💚grass đŸŒ±đŸŒż, Ha….Ha…😃😁)

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Hmm…Because she đŸ‘©đŸ» was busy eating the rambutan đŸ˜‹đŸ€€ & picking ulam cabang tiga đŸŒżđŸŒ± for DIY Grill dinner 🍗🍖🍱🍡 that night 🌃🌌, she đŸ‘©đŸ» just realised that she has forgotten đŸ€ŠđŸ»â€â™€ïž to snap a photo 📾 of the ulam đŸŒżđŸŒ± that she đŸ‘©đŸ» has picked…Oppsss…No photo ❌📾 to share oohhh….

Orang Utan Island 🌮🏝

This island 🌮🏝 is formerly know as Pulau Panjang & it started since 22 Feb 2000 with 35 acre area. 15 acres of it has been set aside for this conservation 💚💚 initiative i.e. As an exhibit for rehabilitation endangered species with provision for further expansion for future phases 💚💚

The Orang Utan i.e. meaning “man đŸ‘« (orang) of the forest 🌳🌳 (hutan)” in Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ ‘s national language ~ Bahasa Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡ŸÂ It exhibits a truly human-like mannerism in many facets of its behavior 😃

Do enjoy a vblog đŸ“čđŸŽ„with more information being captured from SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» ‘s 1ïžâƒŁst visit to this island 🌮🏝 recently ya

Definitely a great đŸ‘đŸ» educational opportunity for both kids & adults đŸ‘¶đŸ»đŸ‘§đŸ»đŸ§’đŸ»đŸ‘ŠđŸ»đŸ§‘đŸ»đŸ‘«đŸ‘­đŸ‘Ź

To date, there are about 2ïžâƒŁ0ïžâƒŁ Orang Utan on this island 🌮🏝 & all are being trained for wild release to BJ Island, an island 🌮🏝of 14 acres which within this resort with secondary rainforest 🌳🌳 vegetation. So, do plan a visit & contribute đŸ’ȘđŸ»đŸ’ȘđŸ»Â however you can for the continuous research & conservation efforts for Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ ‘s Orang Utan ya 💚💚

Address📍: Bukit Merah Orang Utan Island Foundation, Jalan Bukit Merah, 34400 Semanggol, Perak Darul Ridzuan, West Malaysia

Website🌐: https://www.orangutanisland.org.my/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/yayasanpulauorangutan/

Dining đŸœđŸŽ

Not just that, SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» & her media friends đŸ‘­đŸ‘«đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘ŹđŸ‘Ź also didn’t drive out 🚗🚘 for any meals during this 3ïžâƒŁD2ïžâƒŁN stay vacation đŸ›ŒđŸšœđŸšż

Wowo‌đŸ˜Č Yes✅, all meals đŸœđŸŽ were enjoyed in the Lelac Cafe of this resort đŸąđŸ›ŒđŸšœđŸšżđŸ’ŠđŸ’§

Buffet breakfasts & lunches đŸœđŸŽ

It’s 1ïžâƒŁ of the main F&B outlets in this resort đŸąđŸ›ŒđŸšœđŸšżđŸ’ŠđŸ’§, located right in the middle of the Marina Village & next to the art lane đŸ€©

You will enjoy your by the lake 🏞💩💧 either local / western cuisines dining đŸœđŸŽhere with a beautiful lake view đŸ˜đŸ€©

Steamboat Grill dinner 🍗🍖🍱🍡

Yeah‌ Really a satisfied dinner đŸ‘đŸ»đŸ˜‹

She đŸ‘©đŸ» loves ❀ the fried rice 🍛 served while waiting for the Tom Yam soup đŸ„˜ got heated up ♚ & luckily the soup served wasn’t too spicy for her to enjoy 😉😊

Guess what❓

With additional RM🔟, you can enjoy the Grill 🍗🍖🍡🍱 while you enjoying your steamboat too đŸ„˜đŸČ

Well marinated lamb, beef đŸ„© & chicken 🍗 with fresh fish 🐟 & squid 🩑 Very tasty delicious đŸ˜‹đŸ€€

So so full after the dinner 😉😋

DIY Grill dinner

Special thank you đŸ™đŸ» to all her male media friends 👬👬👬 who helped with this DIY Grill during the dinner đŸąđŸ–đŸĄđŸ—đŸœđŸŽ

All female media friends 👭👭 just enjoyed eating the BBQ food items…Ha…Ha…😃😁

More information about dining đŸœđŸŽ@ this Lelac Cafe, do exploring 🌐 http://www.bukitmerahresort.com.my/lelac-cafe

Ohh ya…after dinner đŸœđŸŽ, do remember to enjoy the amazing fire show by Ultra Fire team (FB: https://www.facebook.com/ultrafire7777/) right outside its cafe entrance 😀 The best đŸ‘đŸ»

Ohh ya…Also not to miss an enjoyable dessert time by having its famous rolled ice cream 🍹 ya

It’s quite a detailed making process before enjoying a cup of this rolled ice cream 🍹, really loving 💗 this delicious cup of ice cream 🍹

SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» has also prepared a vblog đŸ“čđŸŽ„ of this stayvacation for sharing here, do enjoy ya đŸąđŸ›ŒđŸšżđŸšœđŸ’ŠđŸ’§

So, do exploring details below for a trip planning to enjoy a family staycation/ weekend outing to visit this resort đŸąđŸ›ŒđŸšœđŸšżđŸ’ŠđŸ’§ & enjoy its various activities available ya đŸ€©đŸ˜‰

Address📍: Jalan Bukit Merah, 34400 Semanggol, Perak Darul Ridzuan, West Malaysia

Website🌐: http://www.bukitmerahresort.com.my/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/BMLaketownResort/

Also would like to recommend đŸ‘đŸ»đŸ‘†đŸ»a visit to Night Safari of Taiping Zoo 🌃🌌 which approximately 2ïžâƒŁ0ïžâƒŁmins drive 🚗🚘 from this resort đŸąđŸ›ŒđŸšœđŸšżđŸ’ŠđŸ’§

Do enjoy a vblog đŸ“čđŸŽ„ created from SiennyLovesDrawingđŸ‘©đŸ»’s 1ïžâƒŁst visit to Night Safari @ Taiping Zoo for sharing here ya 🌃🌌

Address📍: Taiping Zoo & Night Safari, Jalan Taman Tasik Taiping, 34000 Taiping, Perak Darul Ridzuan, West Malaysia

Operating hours🕗:

  • Zoo Taiping ~ 8am to 6pm daily
  • Night Safari ~ 8pm to 11 pm every night & till 12am for Saturdays & Public Holidays

Website🌐: http://zootaiping.gov.my/

Also welcomeÂ đŸ€—Â to check out SiennyLovesDrawingÂ đŸ‘©đŸ»Â â€™s top contributorÂ đŸ‘†đŸ»Â account via 🌐https://www.tripadvisor.com.my/members/siennylovesdrawing for her recent reviews on the Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡ŸÂ â€™s tourist attractions, food & accommodation stay yaÂ đŸ‘©đŸ»â€đŸ’»đŸ“

#Coloursoflives #TravelogueMalaysia is organised by #Borakkitadotcom & supported by #BukitMerahLaketownResort

Special thank you to #BukitMerahLaketownResort for trusting & believing as well as hosting & #RhinoAirielTravel for being the main transporter & travel advisor for a smooth & safe journey to complete this successful travelogue

Also the delicious pack food supplier from #sfwithsuzaila, definitely a reliable travel companion to keep you away from hungriness during any trips ya

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#TravelogueMalaysia: A Stay Vacation @ Belum Rainforest Resort

Yeah‌ SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» & her media friends đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘­đŸ‘« recently travelled đŸŽ’đŸ•¶đŸ§ąđŸ‘Ÿfor a nature 💚🌳🌳 comfy 😌 stay vacation đŸ›ŒđŸ›‹đŸ›€đŸ» at Belum Rainforest Resort💚🌳🌳🏡🏘🏡, Perak, West Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ

 

She đŸ‘©đŸ» really loves ❀ the beautiful 😍 nature of Belum-Temengor Rainforest 💚🌳🌳💚

Royal Belum State Park 💚🌳🌳💚 is a 130 million years old rainforest 🌳🌳 & the untouched forest 🌳🌳 is home to a large variety of flora & fauna đŸ˜đŸ€©

Guess what❓⁉

It’s 1ïžâƒŁ of the attractions📍📍not to be missed to searching for the precious bloom of the World đŸ—ș🌍 ‘s largest & arguably smelliest flower đŸŒș i.e. Rafflesia

It found all over Southeast Asia 🌎 i.e. from Southern Thailand đŸ‡č🇭 to Philippines đŸ‡”đŸ‡­ Each species can be identified by the unique patterns on the petals. There are 8ïžâƒŁ species of Rafflesias đŸŒș can be found in Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ with 3ïžâƒŁ of them are endemic to the Malay Peninsula & of course can be found in the Belum-Temengor rainforest complex 💚🌳🌳💚

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Note: Photo 📾 above credit to IG @eddy_rush_fp đŸ™‹đŸżâ€â™‚ïž

She đŸ‘©đŸ» has visited the 3ïžâƒŁrd time in 2018 & her volunteering trip with Malaysian Nature Society (MNS)💚, you may enjoy reading 📖 her ecotourism & hornbill 🐩 conservation volunteering via 🌐https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2018/10/01/ecotourism-belum-temenggor/

Sigh…She đŸ‘©đŸ» still missed a chance to personally view 👀 the blossom huge Rafflesia đŸŒș cry…cry…cry…😭😭😭

Yeah‌ Happy 😃safe arrival from a full of laughtersss đŸ€ŁđŸ˜† of approximately 6ïžâƒŁ-hour travel journey 🚐 from Kuala Lumpur (KL) city 🏙🌆 early morning 🔅🔆 with Travel with Aidil to Belum Rainforest Resort 💚🌳🌳🏡🏘🏡 by Emkay Group as 1ïžâƒŁ of the Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ ’s premier ecotourism 💚 destination📍

It offering the chance to get close to nature 💚 especially for nature lovers & travel lovers. You will definitely enjoy the complete relaxation 😌 & serenity with its quiet & green nature surroundings 💚🌳🌳💚

Hmm…If you are driving 🚗🚙 through North East Highway towards Kelantan, you will pass 2ïžâƒŁ scenic bridges 🌉 i.e. you are actually passing on an island 🏖🏝

Lake Temenggor 🏞 is MalaysiađŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿâ€™s 2ïžâƒŁnd largest lake 💩💧& home to more than 23 species of freshwater fish 🐟 & at least 5ïžâƒŁ species of turtles 🐱🐱 As the lake 💩💧covers 117.5k hectares & contains 6k million cubic metres of water 💩💧 , who knows what other creatures live there that have yet to be discovered 😉

Guess what❓⁉

Pulau Banding 🏝🏖 in Belum Temenggor complex 💚🌳🌳💚 i.e. the public jetty ⚓ & Belum Rainforest Resort 💚🌳🌳🏡🏡 is located actually was not an island 🏖🏝 Instead it’s 1ïžâƒŁ Malaysian đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ historical & beautiful scenic location 📍

In 1970, due to the effort to fight communist & to build a hydro 💩💧electric dam has resulted in part of the Belum-Temenggor forest complex 💚🌳🌳💚 submerged in the water 💩💧of Sungai Perak. It took 4ïžâƒŁ years to build the 2ïžâƒŁ bridges 🌉🌉 to providing the convenience of East North East travelling 🚗🚙 via a scenic đŸ˜đŸ€© highway. The view of the 1ïžâƒŁst bridge 🌉 is spectacular from Belum Rainforest Resort💚🌳🌳💚🏡🏡

Hmm…Why this resortđŸ’šđŸŒłđŸŒłđŸĄđŸ˜đŸĄâ“â‰ïž

 

You have to venture into this 130 million years old rainforest 🌳🌳 & view mother nature 💚💚 at its finest, so let’s plan your stay vacation đŸ›ŒđŸ›‹đŸ›€đŸ» too at Belum Rainforest Resort 💚🌳🌳💚🏡🏡

Definitely you will enjoy your stay đŸ›ŒđŸ›‹đŸ›€đŸ»experience in the comfort of a spacious traditional designed chalet style room 🏡 in the middle of a rainforest 🌳🌳 setting with a great đŸ‘đŸ» view from the private balcony overlooking the Temengor Lake & lush surroundings 🏞💩💧

It’s not ❌ for luxury stay & your stay actually contribute to the rainforest 🌳🌳 protection fund 💰 Yeah‌ A meanigful nature conservation 💚 stay with this resort ya 💚🌳🌳🏡🏘🏡

She đŸ‘©đŸ» has made a visit to the Pulau Banding Discovery Centre 🏠 to understand better đŸ‘đŸ» its nature 💚 conservation & rainforest 🌳🌳 protection efforts. Bravoâ€ŒïžđŸ‘đŸ»đŸ™ŒđŸ»

Curious đŸ€” about its hotel room❓⁉

SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» was checked-in 🔐 with her media best buddy 👭 in a spacious comfy Chengal Lake View Executive Deluxe room (with a balcony & bath tub đŸ›€đŸ» )

Oppsss…Her room not really seeing the lake view as the trees 🌳 in front of her room just so tall…Ha…Ha…Instead she got a nice green view 💚

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Hmm…As a go green 💚supporter, SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» wishes this ecotourism resort 💚🌳🌳🏡🏘🏡 can consider to set up some water 💩💧 dispensers within its resort compound 💚🌳🌳🏡🏘🏡 & then prepare the glass water bottles/ jugs/ flasks in hotel rooms, instead of plastic bottled water 💩💧 for all its guests đŸ‘«đŸ‘­đŸ‘Ź This definitely will reduce âŹ‡ïž lots of the plastic usage

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There are plenty of room types range from dorm, executive room, villa etc. for your resort 💚🌳🌳🏡🏘🏡 stay selection ✅

 

Hmm…The resort 💚🌳🌳🏡🏘🏡 wifi đŸ“¶ connection was surprisingly slow & frequent down to connect 😔🙃Though was provided with alternative Unifi connectionđŸ“¶, however it required for long email ID & password to connect, hope this inconvenience for guests đŸ‘­đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘« can be enhanced soon

DiningđŸœđŸŽ

Hornbill Restaurant

Upon arrival 🚐💚🌳🌳🏡🏘🏡, she đŸ‘©đŸ» had a simple fried rice lunch đŸœserved here, it’s very tasty delicious đŸ˜‹đŸ€€

Ha…Ha…Guess what❓⁉

She đŸ‘©đŸ» had 2ïžâƒŁ plates of fried rice 🍛🍛…Oppsss…surely exceed her rice 🍚 quota of 1ïžâƒŁ week đŸ˜…đŸ˜‚đŸ€Ł, time for more frequent morning 🔅🔆 joggingsss đŸƒđŸ»â€â™€ïžđŸƒđŸ»â€â™€ïž

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Then, she đŸ‘©đŸ» really enjoyed her 2ïžâƒŁ morning 🔅🔆 buffet breakfast đŸœđŸŽâ˜•ïž during her stay đŸ›ŒđŸ›€đŸ»đŸ›‹ here. The food selection were moderately good đŸ‘ŒđŸ»âœŒđŸ» Hmm…Would be good đŸ‘đŸ» if they rotate some of the main dishes to excite its long term stay guests đŸ‘«đŸ‘­đŸ‘Ź

Also a tasty table set dinner đŸœđŸŽ for the 1ïžâƒŁst night 🌃🌌, personally she đŸ‘©đŸ» loves ❀ the stuffed beancurd dish & rendang đŸ˜‹đŸ€€

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Sidai Restaurant

SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» & her media friends 👭👬👬👬 had a Western dinner served in this restaurant. She had ordered for Salmon 🐟 steak, yet she also has exchanged & tried her media friendsđŸ‘«đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘Ź’ dishes too, including some pasta 🍝🍝 dishes for sharing

Hmm…1ïžâƒŁst experience of having unique sweet taste Western dinnerÂ đŸœÂ …😌the sweet taste of Salmon steak (orange 🍊 sauce), lamb chop (honey 🍯 sauce) etc.

Her media friends 👭👬👬👬 & herself đŸ‘©đŸ» were all love & enjoyed very much the Kadok pasta (highly recommended đŸ‘đŸ»đŸ‘†đŸ»), very delicious tastyđŸ˜‹đŸ€€, not to be missed ya 😋😋

Oppsss…Just a plate 🍝 for sharing & she đŸ‘©đŸ» forgot đŸ€ŠđŸ»â€â™€ïž to snap a photo 📾 for sharing here…Ha…Ha…â˜șïžđŸ˜Š

Activities not to be missed‌

SwimmingÂ đŸŠđŸ»â€â™€ïžđŸŠđŸ»â€â™‚ïž

Woow‌ A beautiful đŸ˜đŸ€©stunning view 👀 to enjoy either morning 🔅🔆 or evening swim đŸŠđŸ»â€â™€ïžđŸŠđŸ»â€â™‚ïž here

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Really love the view here đŸ˜đŸ€©, the bridge that you have shared in the beginning of this blogging

Stingless Bee 🐝 Farm

From this farm, you will have chance to observe the stingless bees 🐝 🐝 named Kelulut in action & learning the process of its honey 🍯 production. There are plenty species of stingless bees 🐝🐝 that each will producing a different-tasting honey 🍯

Ohh ya…The honey 🍯 harvested from this farm are for sale 🛒🛍 to its guests đŸ‘«đŸ‘­đŸ‘Ź to bring home 🏡 as souvenirs ya 🎁💝

Hmm…Would be good đŸ‘đŸ» if the guests đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘­đŸ‘« are offering with honey 🍯 tasting 😋 during the farm visit, then it creates better đŸ‘đŸ» interactive sessionđŸ—ŁđŸ‘„đŸ‘€đŸ‘„ , as well as an educational opportunities for the younger kids đŸ‘§đŸ»đŸ§’đŸ»đŸ‘ŠđŸ»đŸ§‘đŸ»

Gaharu 🌳 Farm

A short shuttle ride 🚐 to reach to the Gaharu 🌳 plantation

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Gaharu trees 🌳 aka Agarwood are 1ïžâƒŁ the rarest trees 🌳 in rainforests 🌳🌳 It’s much sought-after by the pharmaceutical & cosmetic industries for their bark & resin đŸ‘đŸ»đŸ‘đŸ»

This is a conservation 💚 effort by the Belum Conservation Malaysia (BCM) by planting the gaharu 🌳 trees in the Belum-Temenggor Rainforest Complex 🌳🌳 with the celebrities đŸ’ƒđŸ»đŸ•ŽđŸ»đŸ•șđŸŒđŸ‘©đŸ»â€đŸŽ€đŸ‘šđŸŸâ€đŸŽ€as well as its resort guests đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘­đŸ‘«

How to❓⁉

Do contribute RM💯💰 to support this Gaharu 🌳 tree planting, do exploring for more details via 🌐 https://www.brainsfeed.org/bff

Frog 🐾 Hunting

Awesome 1ïžâƒŁst experience she đŸ‘©đŸ» had with her media friends 👭👬👬👬 after dinner đŸœđŸŽ

It was really a fun activity with friends 👭👬👬👬 to hunt with torch light 🔩 & then help each other with lighting 💡 to capture the frogs found 🐾🐾

Guess what❓⁉

She đŸ‘©đŸ» has spotted the baby frogs aka tadpoles in a pond 💩💧 from her hunting. Hurrayâ€ŒïžđŸ˜đŸ˜ƒ

It’s just within the resort 💚🌳🌳🏡🏘🏡 compound, yes✅, the various small ponds 💩💧

Do enjoy the music/ song by the frogs 🐾🐾 being captured by SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ»Â  for sharing ya

Sungai Ruok Waterfall 💩💧

Initially this trekking đŸš¶đŸ»â€â™€ïžđŸš¶đŸ»â€â™‚ïžto reach the waterfall 💩💧 & Rafflesia đŸŒș spot site was called to cancel ❌ due to a heavy rain â˜”ïžđŸŒ§ when the boat đŸš€ about to reach

Special thank you đŸ™đŸ» to the responsible đŸ‘đŸ» boatman đŸš€đŸ™‹đŸœâ€â™‚ïž named Mr Mazlan, he đŸ™‹đŸœâ€â™‚ïž went himself 1ïžâƒŁst to check & ensure đŸš¶đŸ»â€â™‚ïžâœ… it’s still safe to do the trekking đŸš¶đŸ»â€â™‚ïžđŸš¶đŸ»â€â™€ïž in the rain â˜”ïžđŸŒ§

Yeah‌ He confirmed ✅ & all set with rain coat & trekking đŸš¶đŸ»â€â™‚ïžđŸš¶đŸ»â€â™€ïž walked slowly in the jungle 🌳🌳

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Note: Photo 📾 above credit to IG @izrylwilson đŸ™‹đŸœâ€â™‚ïž

It worth đŸ‘đŸ» a walk đŸš¶đŸ»â€â™€ïžđŸš¶đŸ»â€â™‚ïždefinitely, guess what❓⁉

She đŸ‘©đŸ» was bare foot 👣 for this trekking đŸš¶đŸ»â€â™€ïžas she refused to get her sport shoes 👟 wet from the rain â˜”ïžđŸŒ§

Luckily she đŸ‘©đŸ»Â doesn’t hurt her feet (Yeah!! She đŸ‘©đŸ»Â is qualified to join as local indigeneous communities in this rainforest). No leeches attack too, hurray!!

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Note: Photo 📾 above credit to IG @eddy_rush_fp đŸ™‹đŸżâ€â™‚ïž

Kampung Semelor Visit (Including the Toy Library đŸ“šđŸŽšđŸ–ŒđŸ–âœ‚ïžđŸ“ŽđŸ“)

Do contribute RM💯 before you check-out from your stay & your contribution will be used by the Yayasan Emkay to sponsor a school uniform for an indigenenous kid. Not just that, your contribution also provide an employment opportunity to the local indigeneneous as the uniforms are all being handsew by the them

More details via https://www.brainsfeed.org/bff

Ohh ya…Short getaway of 3ïžâƒŁD2ïžâƒŁN already enough to re-energise yourself from hectic city life here. Do click in below post 📌 for the itinerary suggestion of 3ïžâƒŁD2ïžâƒŁN

Or if you are visiting for the 1ïžâƒŁst time, do click in the post 📌 below for some suggestions specially to 1ïžâƒŁst visitorđŸ‘©đŸ»

Hmm…Let’s sign up to be a Belum Forest Friend (BFF)❓⁉

Then, participate & #GetInvolved the nature conservation & preservation activities 💚💚

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Address📍: Belum Rainforest Resort, Pulau Banding, 33200 Gerik, Perak Darul Ridzuan, West Malaysia

Website🌐: https://www.belumrainforestresort.com/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/belumrainforest/

Also welcomeÂ đŸ€—Â to check out SiennyLovesDrawingÂ đŸ‘©đŸ»Â â€™s top contributorÂ đŸ‘†đŸ»Â account via 🌐 https://www.tripadvisor.com.my/members/siennylovesdrawing for her recent reviews on the Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡ŸÂ â€™s tourist attractions, food & accommodation stay yaÂ đŸ‘©đŸ»â€đŸ’»đŸ“

#Coloursoflives #TravelogueMalaysia is organised by #Borakkitadotcom​ & supported by #BelumRainforestResort

Special thank you to #BelumRainforestResort for trusting & believing, also great thanks to #OriginaJus​ , #CanonMalaysia​ , #Aluyakitchen for being the sponsors & #TravelwithAidil #AidilTravelIpoh for being the main transporter & travel advisor for a smooth & safe journey to complete this successful travelogue

Not to forget our cool lunch dining @ the River Besuk being sponsored by #CastellaCafeGrik ont her travel journey back to KL city, do click in to enjoy her vblog captured & more details for sharing ya

#belumrainforestresort #royalbelum #pulaubanding #temengorlake #perak #tourismmalaysia #tourismperak #visitperak #malaysia#malaysiatrulyasia #travelasia #holiday #waterfall #travel #travels #BelumTemengor #DahKeBelum #travelling #blog #blogging #blogger #bloggers #influencer #influencers #siennylovesdrawing #nature #naturelover #naturelovers #rainforest #forest #conservation

Let’s enthralling Theme Parks @ Johor

Yeah‌ SiennyLovesDrawingÂ đŸ‘©đŸ»Â was being selected ✅ by the Tourism Johor to participate the recent 4ïžâƒŁD3ïžâƒŁN Jom Johor trip đŸŽ’đŸ•¶đŸ§ąđŸ‘Ÿwith Gaya Travel Magazine mediaÂ đŸ“đŸ‘©đŸ»â€đŸ’»team đŸ‘«đŸ‘­đŸ‘Ź

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This time SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» is gonna sharing about her short visitsss to 3ïžâƒŁ theme parks 🎡🎱🎠 which located in the Johor state of Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ She feels proud đŸ˜ƒđŸ‘đŸ»đŸ‘†đŸ»đŸ‘đŸ» that Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ was selected ✅ as the designated location among the Asia countries đŸ—ș 🌎

Hmm…Don’t have a wrong impression that theme parks 🎡🎱🎠 just meant for kidsđŸ‘¶đŸ»đŸ‘§đŸ»đŸ§’đŸ»đŸ‘ŠđŸ», actually for adults đŸ™‹đŸ»â€â™‚ïžđŸ™‹đŸ»â€â™€ïžalso at times â˜șïžđŸ˜Š

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What❓⁉

So that adults đŸ™‹đŸ»â€â™€ïžđŸ™‹đŸ»â€â™‚ïžcan experience a memory lane of their childhood đŸ‘¶đŸ»đŸ‘§đŸ»đŸ§’đŸ»đŸ‘ŠđŸ» days from theme park 🎡🎱🎠 visitsss. Not just that because SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» is a big kid herself 😝😜 Ha…Ha…đŸ˜‚đŸ€Ł

Of course definitely theme parks 🎡🎱🎠 suitable for a whole family đŸ‘ȘđŸ‘šâ€đŸ‘©â€đŸ‘§đŸ‘šâ€đŸ‘©â€đŸ‘§â€đŸ‘ŠđŸ‘šâ€đŸ‘©â€đŸ‘Šâ€đŸ‘ŠđŸ‘šâ€đŸ‘©â€đŸ‘§â€đŸ‘§ holiday vacations đŸ‘ŒđŸ»âœŒđŸ»

Wow‌ Which theme parks đŸŽĄđŸŽąđŸŽ â“â‰ïž

(i) Legoland Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡ŸÂ 

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It’s 1ïžâƒŁst officially opened its door đŸšȘ in Sept 2012 with its approximately 9ïžâƒŁ themed area of attractions in its 7ïžâƒŁ0ïžâƒŁ acres with both outdoor & indoor spaces that provides both the entertainment & educational for the young & adults alikeđŸ‘¶đŸ»đŸ§’đŸ»đŸ‘§đŸ»đŸ‘ŠđŸ»đŸ™‹đŸ»â€â™‚ïžđŸ™‹đŸ»â€â™€ïž

Some of the attractions đŸ€©đŸ€© within,

  1. The Beginning ~ South East Asia 🌎 ‘s largest Lego shop 🛒🛍🎁
  2. Lego Technic ~ With the world đŸ—ș 🌍 ‘s 1ïžâƒŁst Lego Virtual Reality (VR) Roller Coaster🎱
  3. Lego Kingdom 🏰👑 ~ Where legends come to life
  4. Lego Ninjago World 🌍 ~ With the 4ïžâƒŁD indoor ride inspired by the popular Lego Ninjago
  5. Miniland ~ Asia 🌎 in Lego bricks & the favourite ❀ area of SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ»
  6. Imagination 💭 ~ Where Lego knows no limits
  7. Land of Adventure ~ A daring journey into ancient Lego worlds
  8. Lego City ~ A Lego world đŸ—ș🌍 where children đŸ‘¶đŸ»đŸ§’đŸ»đŸ‘§đŸ»đŸ‘ŠđŸ» really take control
  9. Water 💩💧Park ~ The largest & with 2ïžâƒŁ0ïžâƒŁ unique water 💩💧based rides
  10. NEW 🆕 & coming soon 🆙 in Q4ïžâƒŁ of 2018: Sea 🌊 Life Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ ~ The world đŸ—ș🌍 biggest aquarium (2ïžâƒŁ-storey)

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She highly recommended đŸ‘†đŸ»& must visit to the Miniland which built on a scale of 1:20. There are some Asian 🌎 famous landmarks from 1ïžâƒŁ7ïžâƒŁ countries. Do check out her IG posting below for her favourite ❀ iconic Lego landmarks đŸ˜đŸ€©

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@siennylovesdrawing is a @lego fan since young đŸ‘¶đŸ»đŸ§’đŸ»đŸ‘§đŸ»đŸ‘©đŸ» till now đŸ˜đŸ€© So happy that she has now visited @legolandmalaysia , the 1ïžâƒŁst #Lego #themedpark in Asia 🌎, am so proud of it đŸ‘đŸ»âœŒđŸ»đŸ‘đŸ»đŸ™ŒđŸ» . She loves her impressive đŸ€© visit the most at the #miniland ~ Asia đŸ—ș🌎’s in #LegoBricks , from her favourite landmarks in Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ (of course a section about #Johor @explorejohortourism which covers #IstanaBukitSerene , #StadiumJohor etc.) & also some famous landmarks in the Asia đŸ—ș🌍 Wow‌đŸ˜Č . . Guess what❓⁉ All are recreated on a scale of 1:20 & using more than 30millions Lego bricks đŸ‘đŸ»đŸ‘đŸ»đŸ˜Č It’s currently the largest & with 20 highly-detailed clusters pay tribute in Lego to 17 different cities & countries across Asia đŸ—ș🌎 It was designed & built by a team of more than 100 people from around the world 🌍 Bravoâ€ŒïžđŸ‘đŸ»đŸ™ŒđŸ» . . @gayatravel @gayaxevents @mymotac @tourism.johor @maticmy @tourismmalaysiajohor #JomJohor #TourismJohor #MuafakatJohor #VM2020 #MyDestination #SayangMalaysia #GayaTravel #CutiCutiMalaysia #MalaysiaTrulyAsia #travel #travelling #blog #blogging #bloggers #blogger #influencer #influencers #siennylovesdrawing #MyNBOS

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Guess what❓⁉

She loves 💗 1ïžâƒŁ of the many Lego models displayed i.e. Bukit Serene royal 👑 palace & official residence of Sultan Johor đŸ€ŽđŸ»which took 2.3K man hours & with a total of approximately 278K Lego bricks for its completion đŸ˜ČđŸ˜ƒđŸ‘đŸ»

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It was her 1ïžâƒŁst visit & most of her media friends đŸ‘«đŸ‘­đŸ‘Ź has opted for the VR roller coaster🎱ride, however she was not regret & satisfied happy 😃 with her choice of Miniland during this short visit đŸ‘đŸ»đŸ‘†đŸ»

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A short clip đŸ“čđŸŽ„ captured by her for sharing from her amazing satisfied Miniland visit âœŒđŸ»đŸ˜

If you need a stay vacationđŸ›ŒđŸ›€đŸ»đŸšż, do explore for its Legoland Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ Resort 🏱 with its Lego themed hotel bedrooms 🛌🛋 which just within a short walking đŸš¶đŸ»â€â™€ïžđŸš¶đŸ»â€â™‚ïždistance

Address📍: 7, Jalan Legoland, Medini, 79250 Nusajaya, Johor, West Malaysia

Operating hours🕙: 10am to 6pm daily

Website🌐: https://www.legoland.com.my/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/LEGOLAND.my/

(2) Angry 😡 Bird 🐩 Activity Park

It’s more to an indoor 26K sqf playground for children đŸ‘¶đŸ»đŸ‘§đŸ»đŸ§’đŸ»đŸ‘ŠđŸ» which opened its door đŸšȘ as the 1ïžâƒŁst in Asia 🌎 since Oct 2014 with a flurry of interesting games cum activities to entertain the curiosity đŸ€” younger minds e.g. toddlersđŸ‘¶đŸ», kidsđŸ‘§đŸ»đŸ‘ŠđŸ», youth đŸ§’đŸ»& parents alikeđŸ™‹đŸ»â€â™‚ïžđŸ™‹đŸ»â€â™€ïž

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  • Anti-gravity Trampolines ~ SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» just loving 💗 this & really a satisfied sweat 💩💧from the jumps
  • A Classic TowerđŸ—ŒPlay ~ 6ïžâƒŁm tall tower đŸ—Œstructure which housing a maze, slide, cell climbing đŸ§—â€â™€ïžđŸ§—â€â™‚ïž & a foam pit

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  • Mini go kart 🏎 track ~ Great‌ It enhances the childrenđŸ§’đŸ»đŸ‘ŠđŸ»đŸ‘§đŸ»’s motor skills

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  • Shooting đŸ”« game & etc. ~ It improves the accuracy & develops coordination

This park is inspired from 1ïžâƒŁ of the most downloaded games (What❓It garnered 2.5billion globally🌍) named Angry 😡 Bird 🐩 game which was created by Rovio Entertainment Ltd in 2009

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No shoes 👞👟👠 allowed in this park, however a new 🆕 pair of Angry 😡 Bird 🐩 red ❀ socks 🧩 (It’s yours after all) will be given upon your paid entry 🎟 to this park. Free 🆓 shoe cabinet is provided

There are education fun packages available which are suitable especially for schools/ education centers đŸ« to plan for a school holidays learning visitsđŸ‘đŸ»

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Ohh ya…Is your kidsđŸ‘¶đŸ»đŸ‘§đŸ»đŸ§’đŸ»đŸ‘ŠđŸ»’ BIRD DAY (Birthday🎂🎉🎊) is upcoming❓⁉ If yes✅, perhaps a surprise celebration 🎉🎊🎈with Angry 😡Bird 🐩 mascot here ya❓😉

Again, it was her short visit due to tightness of the travelling schedule of this media trip. Do enjoy a short clip đŸ“čđŸŽ„ captured by her for sharing here ya

You can opt for a stay vacation đŸ›ŒđŸ›€đŸ»đŸšż at Amari Johor Bahru Hotel 🧡🏱, which just 3ïžâƒŁmins drive 🚗🚘🚕🚖 away or 7ïžâƒŁmins walking đŸš¶đŸ»â€â™€ïžđŸš¶đŸ»â€â™‚ïž to reach this theme park, read 📖 more via

https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2018/02/27/traveloguemalaysia-a-stay-vacation-at-amari-hotel-johor-bahru-jb/

Address📍: Level 3, KOMTAR JBCC, Johor Bahru City Centre, 80000 Johor Bahru, Johor, West Malaysia

Operating hours🕙: 10am to 10pm daily

Website🌐: http://angrybirdsactivitypark.my/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/AngryBirdsActivityParkJB/

(iii) Sanrio 💗 Hello Kitty đŸ±Town

How many of you are Hello Kitty đŸ± fansss đŸ‘«đŸ‘­đŸ‘Źhere❓⁉

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Ha…Ha…Don’t laugh đŸ˜…đŸ˜‚đŸ€Ł at SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» as she is 1ïžâƒŁ of the many big fansss đŸ‘«đŸ‘­đŸ‘Ź 😆😊

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So, a short clip đŸ“čđŸŽ„ captured specially just for all of you ~ Hello Kitty đŸ± fansss đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘­đŸ‘«

It was her 1ïžâƒŁst visit to this Japanese đŸ‡ŻđŸ‡” themed park which opened its door đŸšȘ since 2012. Although it was a short one & she really amazed with her favourite pink 💗 decorations Hello Kitty đŸ± themed town 😍

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Guess what❓⁉

It’s the 1ïžâƒŁst Sanrio Hello Kitty đŸ± theme park outside Japan đŸ‡ŻđŸ‡” Yeah‌ SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» is so proud đŸ˜ƒđŸ‘đŸ» of being a Malaysian đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ Ha…Ha…Just because of Hello Kitty đŸ±â“Of course not 😝😜

She got herself a new 🆕 hat đŸŽ© as souvenir 💝 🎁 from it

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Although it was her short visit, however she managed to view 👀 the exciting live candy 🍭 🍬 dance đŸ’ƒđŸ» performance by the Hello Kitty đŸ±& dancers đŸ’ƒđŸ» đŸ•șđŸ‘Żâ€â™€ïžđŸ‘Żâ€â™‚ïžđŸ•ŽđŸ»at the Purrfect stage. Do enjoy a short clip đŸ“čđŸŽ„ captured by her for sharing with all of you here ya đŸ€—

If you need a stay vacationđŸ›ŒđŸ›€đŸ»đŸšż, do explore for the Jen Hotel Puteri Harbour đŸąâš“ïžâ›ŽđŸ›„ with its limited Hello Kitty đŸ± themed hotel bedrooms🛌

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Jen Hotel 🏱 is just within a short walking đŸš¶đŸ»â€â™€ïž đŸš¶đŸ»â€â™‚ïž distance from it & you will love ❀ the beautiful 😍 Puteri Harbour ⚓ view 👀 from its rooftop sky bar đŸ‘đŸ»

There is a Red ❀ Bow 🎀 Cafe đŸœđŸŽwhich you can enjoy some delectable Hello Kitty đŸ± treats đŸ°đŸ©đŸšâ˜•ïž which prepared fresh daily after your visit😋 (SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ»has yet-to âŒđŸœdine, so unable to share much yaâ˜ș)

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Address📍: Persiaran Puteri Selatan, Puteri Harbour, 79000 Iskandar Puteri, Johor, West Malaysia

Operating hours🕙: Wed to Sun, 10am to 6pm. Closed đŸ›‘â›”ïž every Tue (except Malaysia school holidays, national & Johor public & replacement holidays)

Website🌐: http://www.puteriharbour.com/play/sanrio-hello-kitty/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/SanrioHelloKittyTown/

#JomJohor #TourismJohor #MuafakatJohor #VM2020 #MyDestination #SayangMalaysia #GayaTravel #CutiCutiMalaysia #MalaysiaTrulyAsia #travel #travelling #blog #blogging #bloggers #blogger #influencer #influencers #siennylovesdrawing #MyNBOS #ThemePark #LegolandMalaysia #LegolandMalaysiaResort #Lego #LegoBricks #Miniland #HelloKitty #SanrioHelloKittyTown #AngryBird #AngryBirdActivityPark #Japan #Japanese #Germany #HotelJenPuteriHarbour #PuteriHarbour

Rentak Selangor 2018 (Part 2)

Yeah‌ As promised, now sharing Part 2ïžâƒŁ of the Rentak Selangor aka Beats of Selangor 2018 😃😁

SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» has travelled with the writers team đŸ‘«đŸ‘­đŸ‘Ź to Carey Island 🌮 🏖🏝 to meet the Mah Meri đŸ‘čđŸ‘șpeople to learn more about their richness history & cultures đŸ˜ČđŸ€—

At present, Mah Meri’s đŸ‘čđŸ‘șpopulation is more than 4ïžâƒŁK people đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘­đŸ‘«

So,  what’s their musics đŸŽŒđŸŽ”đŸŽ¶ & dances đŸ’ƒđŸ»đŸ•ŽđŸ»â“â‰ïž

Mayin Jo-oh Music & Dance

This is a mask đŸ‘čđŸ‘ștraditional dance đŸ’ƒđŸ» which performed to invite ancestral spirits aka muyang to join the festivals by Mah Meri people đŸ‘čđŸ‘ș

Mah Meri đŸ‘șđŸ‘č people is 1ïžâƒŁ of the 1ïžâƒŁ8ïžâƒŁ tribes of indigenous people aka Orang Asli & one said only resides at Carey Island 🌮 🏖🏝 of Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ

The male 👬 Mah Meri đŸ‘čđŸ‘ș dancers will wear the grotesque wooden masks 🎭 carved, dance clothes made with tree 🌳 skin & palm/ mengkuang leaves 🌿🌿 Generally, the males’ 👬 are with more exaggerated dance moves to express the spirit of the mask 🎭 & in clockwise 🔃 direction around the female 👭 dancers

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While the female 👭 dancers will wear the skirts made of palm/ mengkuang leaves 🌿🌿 & plaited mengkuang head gear. They will dance anti-clockwise 🔄 around an earthen mound named as “a busot” 😀

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This dance đŸ’ƒđŸ» is performed with gestures to relate the annual Ari Muyang ritual ceremony, everyday events e.g. fishing 🎣 , celebrations 🎊🎉 etc. & with the music đŸŽ¶đŸŽ” đŸŽŒ played from the music instruments below,

  • bamboo🎋🎍stampers named “tuntog”
  • a viola đŸŽ»named “jule”
  • the double-headed drum đŸ„ named “tambo”
  • a brass gong named “a-tawa”

Do enjoy the short clips đŸ“čđŸŽ„ captured while the travel team members đŸ‘­đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘« mostly joined in to enjoy this traditional dance đŸ’ƒđŸ» with Mah Meri đŸ‘čđŸ‘ș dancers đŸ‘đŸ»đŸ™ŒđŸ»

Spirit Wood Carving

The Mah Meri đŸ‘čđŸ‘ș people also well known đŸ‘đŸ» with their spiritual wood carving, apart from its richness of music, songs đŸŽ€đŸŽŒ & dances

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Yeah‌ @siennylovesdrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» continues #BeatsOfSelangor aka #RentakSelangor 2018 đŸŽŒđŸ„đŸŽ¶đŸŽ”Day 3ïžâƒŁ . She learnt a lot from #MahMeri people đŸ‘čđŸ‘ș(1ïžâƒŁ of the 1ïžâƒŁ8ïžâƒŁ tribes of indigenous people aka #OrangAsli), only in Carey Island 🌮 of Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ They are known with spirit wood craving, richness of their songs đŸŽ€đŸŽŒ & dances . Guess what❓⁉ . She observed the preparing mask đŸ‘ș (for dance named Mayin Jo-oh, traditional dance performed to invite ancestral spirits aka muyang) with wood, tree 🌳 skin, palm/ mengkuang leaves 🌿🌿 etc. . A great đŸ‘đŸ»đŸ˜ƒ day at #PulauCarey #CareyIsland đŸš€â›”ïžđŸđŸŒŠ , do enjoy this IG posting 1ïžâƒŁst with photos 📾 & short clips đŸ“čđŸŽ„ captured. More updates soon, blog đŸ‘©đŸ»â€đŸ’»đŸ“ link @ profile . @gayatravel @tourismselangor @discoverselangor @smartselangor @mymotac #DiscoverSelangor #SmartSelangor #NBOS #MyNBOS #VM2020 #SayangMalaysia #GayaTravel #gayaXevents #MyDestination #CutiCutiMalaysia #MalaysiaTrulyAsia #travel #travelling #blog #blogging #bloggers #blogger #influencer #influencers #siennylovesdrawing

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They are mostly with the remarkable wood carving skills, in particular wood sculptures & masks 🎭 All are depict their Ari Muyang, mythical creatures, animal spirits e.g. birds 🐩🩅 , dragon 🐉 etc. from the Mah Meri’s đŸ‘čđŸ‘șsurroundings of swamp, sea 🌊 & forest 🌳🌳

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According to 1ïžâƒŁ of the Mah Meri đŸ‘čđŸ‘ș wood carver (Oppsss…She forgot to ask ❓about his name), he shared that sometimes he carves the sculptures as per his dreams 💭 The forms & figures actually appeared a few times in the dreams 💭 which most of the Mah Meri đŸ‘čđŸ‘șwood carvers would believe the messages 📜 from the other world 🌍 to them for spiritual wood carvings 😊

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So, upon waking up, he would then set to carve the figures that he encountered in his dreams 💭  He added that some sculptures are carved for the purpose of healing too

Traditionally, the materials for wood carving including nyireh stone, rare red mangrove hardwood etc. 😃

Palm/ mengkuang leaves 🌿 weaving/ origami

Guess what❓⁉

For Mah Meri đŸ‘čđŸ‘ș females 👭 to get marriedđŸ‘°đŸ»đŸ‘°đŸ», they must good đŸ‘đŸ» at weaving. Ha…Ha…An interesting fact learnt😆

Accordingly, most of the Mah Meri đŸ‘čđŸ‘ș females 👭 are well known đŸ‘đŸ» with their impressive weaving skills. It was once said & believed that Mah Meri đŸ‘čđŸ‘șleaf 🌿🍃 origami to be the oldest in the world đŸ—ș 🌍 Wow‌

SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» loves 💗 her head gear received from Mah Meri đŸ‘čđŸ‘ș people as welcoming gift 💝 which was folded with the palm leaves 🌿🌿 upon her entering to the village 🏘🏡

Among the weaving designs are spirit flowersđŸŒŒđŸŒ»đŸ’, birds 🐩🩅 etc., objects of adornments e.g. head gears, belts etc. to be worn for celebration 🎉 🎊 , jewelleries, purses👛👝, baskets etc.

The young fronds of the palm leaves are intricately to be folded to make offerings & ornaments for the ritual đŸ™đŸ» ceremonies of the Mah Meri đŸ‘șđŸ‘č people đŸ‘«đŸ‘­đŸ‘Ź

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Ari Muyang

On an annual basis, Mah Meri đŸ‘čđŸ‘șpeople đŸ‘­đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘« will gather together at the Spirit House 🏠 in their village named Rumah Muyang to celebrate its Spirit & Ancestor Festival 🎉🎊 named Ari Muyang Festival around mid March đŸ˜‰đŸ€©

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Ari Muyang Festival 🎊🎉 is celebrating for 3ïžâƒŁ days with aims to seek protection, to appease the spirit guardians & to offer prayers đŸ™đŸ» to honour their ancestorsâ˜ș

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She was told that during the festival 🎉🎊ceremony, the spirit mediums or known as “dukun” will enter into a state of trance ~ an inhabited by a muyang’s spirit. The “dukun” will bless the Mah Meri đŸ‘čđŸ‘ș people đŸ‘­đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘« by smearing their foreheads & forearms with rice 🍚 powder mixed with flowers 💐 đŸŒŒđŸŒ» & leaves đŸŒżđŸƒđŸŒ±

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Then, Mayin Jo’oh dance đŸ’ƒđŸ» will be performed to inviting the muyang to join in this festive celebration 🎉🎊

SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» wishes to celebrate this mentioned Ari Muyang Festival 🎉🎊 with the Mah Meri đŸ‘čđŸ‘ș peopleÂ đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘­đŸ‘« in the near future then 😄

A great đŸ‘đŸ»đŸ˜ƒÂ cultural learning day at Carey Island đŸš€â›”ïžđŸđŸŒŠÂ of Selangor, Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ with media đŸ‘©đŸ»â€đŸ’»đŸ“ team đŸ‘­đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘« of Rentak Selangor 2018

Website: http://mmcv.org.my/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/www.mmcv.org.my/

Ohh ya…Let’s enjoy her vblog & short clip đŸ“čđŸŽ„ captured about an awesome đŸ˜ŽđŸ‘đŸ»Â day visit to Homestay Sg Haji Dorani 🏘🏘

She has enjoyed a great experience by meeting the local people đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘­đŸ‘« as well as learning better about the traditional music đŸŽ¶đŸŽ” instruments & enjoyed the awesome performance by Kompang Anak Selangor aka KOMPAS

Guess what❓⁉

She has learnt much more about kuda kepang 🐎🐮 (kuda lumping for Indonesia đŸ‡źđŸ‡© ) , Barongan, Gamelan, Shadow Play aka Wayang Kulit as well as enjoyed the hands on (including young kids đŸ‘¶đŸ»đŸ‘ŠđŸ») music instruments with the guidance from the friendly musicians 😃😁

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Yeah‌ It’s really a great đŸ‘đŸ» pleasure for @siennylovesdrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» to be part of the media team đŸ‘«đŸ‘­đŸ‘Ź for #BeatsOfSelangor aka #RentakSelangor 2018 đŸŽŒđŸ„đŸŽ¶đŸŽ” . Enjoyed a great experience today meeting the local people đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘­đŸ‘« as well as learning better about the traditional music đŸŽ¶đŸŽ” instruments & enjoyed the awesome performance by #KompangAnakSelangor aka KOMPAS at @homestay_sg_hj_dorani 🏘🏘 . Guess what❓⁉ She learnt much more about #kudakepang 🐎🐮 (#kudalumping for Indonesia đŸ‡źđŸ‡© ) , #Barongan, #Gamelan , #ShadowPlay aka #WayangKulit as well as enjoyed the hands on (including young kids đŸ‘¶đŸ»đŸ‘ŠđŸ») music instruments with the guidance from the friendly musicians 😃😁 . A memorable day at #HomestaySgHajiDorani 🏘🏘 enjoyed this posting with photos 📾 & short clips đŸ“čđŸŽ„ captured 1ïžâƒŁst. More updates soon, blog đŸ‘©đŸ»â€đŸ’»đŸ“ link @ profile . @gayatravel @tourismselangor @discoverselangor @smartselangor @mymotac #DiscoverSelangor #SmartSelangor #NBOS #MyNBOS #VM2020 #SayangMalaysia #GayaTravel #gayaXevents #MyDestination #CutiCutiMalaysia #MalaysiaTrulyAsia #travel #travelling #blog #blogging #bloggers #blogger #influencer #influencers #siennylovesdrawing

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Do invite đŸ“©đŸ“§đŸ’ŒÂ SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» again, just can’t wait to be in for Rentak Selangor 2019 ya

#RentakSelangor #DiscoverSelangor #BeatsOfSelangor #SmartSelangor #NBOS #MyNBOS#VM2020 #SayangMalaysia #GayaTravel #gayaXevents #MyDestination #CutiCutiMalaysia#MalaysiaTrulyAsia #Selangor #Malaysia #travel #travelling #blog #blogging#bloggers #blogger #influencer #influencers #CareyIsland #MahMeri #orangasli

#TravelogueMalaysia: Exciting Places @ Kedah

From SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» ‘s earlier sharing on heritages @ Kedah state of Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ she is gonna sharing đŸ‘©đŸ»â€đŸ’»đŸ“ some exciting places discovered by her đŸ‘©đŸ» & her writers gang đŸ‘­đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘«

Where❓⁉

Sakura 🌾🌾 Kedah aka it’s flower name ~ Tecoma🌾🌾

Yeah‌ No need to save money đŸ’”đŸ’° to fly đŸ›« to Japan đŸ‡ŻđŸ‡” / Korea đŸ‡°đŸ‡· for sakura 🌾🌾 season anymore😃

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In Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ , its annual sakura season during March/ April too đŸ˜âœŒđŸ»

Address📍: Nearby Caltex petrol⛜station along Jalan Batas Paip, Kampung Yan Kecil, Kedah Darul Aman, West Malaysia

Tanjung Chali Square 

SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» loves ❀ the scenic 😍 Kedah river 💩 💧here

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Tourists đŸ‘«đŸ‘­đŸ‘Ź can take boat đŸš€ ride to tour around it, however temporarily closed ❌ due to the city flood 💩 💧 mitigation project You can opt for sunrise 🌅 view from the lookout 👀 tower đŸ—Œhere early morning đŸŒžâ˜€ïž

There is a Charlie Cafe available for dining đŸœđŸŽ, however she has not dined there âŒđŸœ & unable to share her dining experience😌

Batam Ubi Deer 🩌 Farm

The 5ïžâƒŁ-acre farm houses 🔟 self-breeding deers 🩌🩌 since May 2012 & it’s propagated up âŹ†ïž to now nearly 7ïžâƒŁ0ïžâƒŁ deers 🩌🩌 in the field by a family residing in Batas Ubi Village, Kedah. Only open for visitors đŸ‘­đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘« every Fri & Sat from 9ïžâƒŁam to 6ïžâƒŁpm. Deer 🩌 products are sold here based on stocks availability with reasonable price đŸ’±

Ohh…Do enjoy its newly 🆕 launched tasty 😋 well  marinated DIY grill dining đŸœ during your visit ya 😀

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A piece of online news đŸ‘šđŸ»â€đŸ’»đŸ‘©đŸ»â€đŸ’» about the owner đŸ‘šđŸœâ€đŸ’Œof this farm in Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ ’s national language for your reading 📖 pleasure, http://m.utusan.com.my/berita/wilayah/kedah/ternakan-rusa-ubah-kehidupan-arkitek-1.159273

Address📍: Batas Ubi Deer Farm, Kampung Batas Ubi, 06900 Yan, Kedah Darul Aman, West Malaysia

Contact no.đŸ“žâ˜ŽïžđŸ“±: Mr. Mazlan +6012-431 3635

FB: https://www.facebook.com/Batas-Ubi-DEER-Farm-170640296449803/

Kampung Raga 

It’s situated in Yan district of Kedah state, Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ with approximately 4ïžâƒŁ5ïžâƒŁkm away from Alor Setar

Guess what❓⁉

A must visit as this village with beautiful 😍 natural 💚 scenery 🏞 of its panoramic beachside 🏝🏖, River 💩💧Raga, Hampar Waterfall, mount-side of Mt Jerai⛰, paddy 🌿 fields surrounding

She enjoyed her morning 🔆🔅horse ride 🐎at the Ultimate Horse Training & Stud farm (UHTASF)🙂

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Yeah‌ Not to be missed‌ She loves 💗 her 1ïžâƒŁst experience 😃😁 of feeding the baby deers 🩌 with milkÂ đŸŒÂ 

Great thanks đŸ™đŸ» to her writer gang đŸ™‹đŸŸâ€â™‚ïžaka great partner in crime, @Zharif93 for the live clipÂ đŸŽ„đŸ“č captured 📾 at Uhtasf 

Then, she learnt to cook đŸ‘©đŸ»â€đŸł a famous traditional Kedah cake đŸ„  named Kuih Karas for the 1ïžâƒŁst time😉

Wow‌ By just using a traditional making instrument made with coconuts đŸ„„Â & simple recipe of flour & sugar đŸ‘đŸ»đŸ‘†đŸ»only. So crunchy crispy to enjoyâ€ŒïžđŸ˜‹đŸ€€

Great thanks again to @Zharif93Â đŸ™‹đŸŸâ€â™‚ïžÂ for this short live clipÂ đŸŽ„đŸ“č captured 📾

Do opt for a stay vacation đŸ›ŒđŸ›€đŸ»đŸšż here to mingle with friendly villagersđŸ‘«đŸ‘­đŸ‘Ź, to experience some traditional village activities e.g. fishing 🎣 , swimming đŸŠđŸ»â€â™‚ïžđŸŠđŸ»â€â™€ïž , mount ⛰ climbing đŸ§—â€â™‚ïž đŸ§—â€â™€ïž etc. as well as beautiful 😍 natural 🏞💚surrounding of this village

Address📍: No. 409F, Kampung Raga, 06900 Yan, Kedah Darul Aman, West Malaysia

Website🌐: http://kampungraga.blogspot.my/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/homestaykampungraga/

Paragliding Jerai

Paragliding service is now available at Mount Jerai⛰ of Kedah, Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ

It costs RM250/ pax including photos📾/ videosđŸ“čđŸŽ„, pick up & off road shuttle service 🚐 to the take off point

However, please note that the risk of flying with the pilot đŸ‘šâ€âœˆïž is at your own, the fee paid is without ❌ any life insurance coverage while you signed up for this extreme activity

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The view from take off point was nice 😍 while SiennyLovesDrawingÂ đŸ‘©đŸ»Â was waiting for her turn (this photo📾refers). However, she has not ❌ personally tried the paragliding services after 2.5 hours of waiting at take off point😌

It was due to the miscommunication between Tourism Kedah & Gunung Jerai Paragliding Park Official team on the arrangement for this writers experience visit. Ended up a total of 8ïžâƒŁ writers, only 2ïžâƒŁÂ writers got to experience it 😭😭 Truly disappointing & sad 😞😱 for the rest of us after a long wait 😔

FB: https://www.facebook.com/kelabluncurudarajerai/

The Regency Jerai Hill Resort 

It’s located at top of Mount ⛰ Jerai, surrounded by lush vegetation & natural 💚💚 landscape. It offers panoramic 😍 views of beautiful Kedah & features a botanical garden with wild orchidsđŸ€—

She loves ❀ the morning 🔆🔅breakfast â˜•ïžđŸœ & steamboat đŸ„˜đŸČ meal served here at the Puncak Kedah RestaurantđŸ˜‹đŸ€€

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Beautiful 😍 sunset 🌅 observed during her recent comfy stay here

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Do bring a thick jacket đŸ§„ / cardigan with you during your stay đŸ›ŒđŸ›€đŸ»đŸšż as it’s quite chill cooling 🌬💹 from evening 🏙 onwards

 

Address📍: Jalan Kaki Bukit, 08300 Gurun, Kedah Darul Aman, West Malaysia

Website🌐: http://jeraihill.theregency.com.my/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/RegencyJeraiHillResort/

Ohh yeah‌ Don’t miss some nice đŸ€© wall murals 🎹🖌 done with the Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ ‘s past prime ministers around Alor Setar ya😊

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Great thanks đŸ™đŸ» to her writer gang, @dboy_studioÂ đŸ™‹đŸŸâ€â™‚ïžfor the photos 📾 captured

This Travelogue Malaysia was organized & lead by #Borakkitadotcom, special thank you to Tourism Kedah for the trust to all the writers gang

#Malaysia #Kedah #ć‰æ‰“æ—…æžž#TourismKedah #KedahTourism #DiscoverKedah #visitKedah #TravelWithMe #siennylovesdrawing #MyDestination #MyCuisine #SayangMalaysia #CutiCutiMalaysia #MyNBOS #MalaysiaTrulyAsia #travel #travelling #blog #blogging #bloggers #blogger #influencer #influencers 

Rentak Selangor 2018 (Part 1)

Yeah‌ âœŒđŸ»SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» has recently being invited đŸ“©đŸ“§đŸ’Œ by Tourism Selangor & participated as 1ïžâƒŁ of the international media team đŸ‘«đŸ‘­đŸ‘Ź (from Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ, Indonesia đŸ‡źđŸ‡©, Japan đŸ‡ŻđŸ‡” & Korea đŸ‡°đŸ‡·) for the Rentak Selangor 2018 in MalaysiađŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ’s national language with meaning of the Beats of Selangor 😃

It’s the strategic effort for the 3ïžâƒŁrd year to further promote âŹ†ïžÂ the State of Selangor as a tourism & cultural destination in Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ

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Personally, SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» has learnt & discovered so much during this 5ïžâƒŁD4ïžâƒŁN trip 🚌 about the diverse co-existence of cultural traditions & ecosystems in Selangor state of Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ

Hmm…Why Selangor❓⁉

It’s because throughout the years, Selangor is 1ïžâƒŁ of the multiracial đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘«đŸ‘­ states in Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ that arose with beautiful đŸ˜đŸ€© blends of various vibrant cultural heritage influences in traditional dances đŸ‘čđŸ‘șđŸ’ƒđŸ»đŸ•ș& music đŸŽ¶đŸŽ§đŸŽ”đŸŽŒđŸŽ€A deep rooted musical heritage actually defines a race group’s identity & solidarity😁

What’s the objectives❓⁉

  • To promote âŹ†ïž Selangor as a tourism destination of choice while travelling to Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ
  • To introduce the culture of Selangor to a widen public đŸ‘­đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘«
  • To celebrate & propagate the musical đŸŽ¶đŸŽ§đŸŽ”đŸŽŒđŸŽ€& traditional dances đŸ‘čđŸ‘șđŸ’ƒđŸ»đŸ•ș heritage of Selangor
  • To strengthen đŸ€đŸ™ŒđŸ» the collaborative relationship between Selangor Exco for Youth Generation Development (UPEN) with the participating stakeholders, international media practitioners, travel agencies & tourism industry playersđŸ‘­đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘«

So, what are the beats & moves (i.e. musics đŸŽ¶đŸŽŒđŸŽ”& dancesđŸ’ƒđŸ»đŸ•ŽđŸ»)❓⁉

Cempuling ~ Selangor Javaneses’ Joy

It means a collection of music đŸŽ¶đŸŽŒđŸŽ” instruments that uses beats for different rhythm & sound brought to Selangor state of Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡ŸÂ by Sunan Kalijaga. The music đŸŽ¶đŸŽŒđŸŽ”played are in the form of advices for the audiences đŸ‘­đŸ‘«đŸ‘Ź

  • Cem ~ A variety as the musicians đŸ‘­đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘« with different background & different types & sizes of instrumentsđŸŽčđŸŽžđŸ„
  • Pul ~ All sorts of people gatheringđŸ‘­đŸ‘«đŸ‘Ź
  • Iling ~ It’s the Java language to reminding each other about self, team member & communities. In religious term, it means self reflections & self reminders😀

 

She has enjoyed the modern Cempuling performance by Cempuling moden Cendana KlasikÂ đŸ‘­đŸ‘«đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘đŸ»

Hmm…Modern Cempuling❓⁉

Because it’s including with modern musicÂ đŸŽ¶đŸŽŒđŸŽ” instruments e.g. keyboard đŸŽč , guitar 🎾 etc. as refer to the 2ïžâƒŁnd row of above boomerang đŸ“čđŸŽ„ captured

The music đŸŽ¶đŸŽŒđŸŽ” instruments for Cempuling includes Rebana Ibu, Rebana Gong, Rebana Kempul, Rebana Kempreng, Rebana Anak, Enteng-Enteng 1ïžâƒŁ, Enteng-Enteng 2ïžâƒŁ etc.😊

Guess what❓⁉

The songs đŸŽ¶đŸŽŒđŸŽ€ played with Cempuling are with a variety from songs from Java, Malay, Mandarin, Tamil etc. She enjoyed the performance of a Mandarin song by late famous Taiwanese đŸ‡čđŸ‡Œ singer, Teresa TengđŸ’đŸ»â€â™€ïž

Do enjoy a video clip đŸ“čđŸŽ„ captured by SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» for sharing here,

 

Urumee MelumÂ àź‰àź±àŻàźźàźżàźźàŻ‡àźłàźźàŻ Drummers ~ Calling of the Gods’ Spirit đŸ„đŸ„

This is the most vibrant đŸ€© & essential of the Malaysian-Indian traditions found in Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ with its double-headed hourglass-shaped drum originated from the state of Tamil Nadu, South of India 🇼🇳

This music đŸŽ¶đŸŽŒđŸŽ”has been widely believed to possess deep sacred power & it mostly associated with the trance rituals of calling of the gods’ spirit. It’s slung with a cloth strap across the shoulder & played by the drummer đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘ŹđŸ‘ŹđŸ„horizontally. It’s played entirely with sticks & simply allows the drummer to either play it by standing 👬 or walking đŸš¶đŸ»â€â™‚ïžđŸš¶đŸ»â€â™‚ïž around

Do enjoy a short clip đŸ“čđŸŽ„ captured by SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» at Batu Caves 🏞 with the awesome đŸ‘đŸ» performance by the drummers 👬👬👬 đŸ„from the Chinna Rasa Urumee Melum Masana Kali

Some of the music đŸŽ¶đŸŽŒđŸŽ”đŸ„ instruments including Urumee, Thavil, Pambai, Jaldra etc.

She was informed that all the drummers of this music group are very self discipline i.e. only perform the music with full proper praying attire 👕👖as their performance attire, bare foot 👣 & with no âŒđŸ»drinking & smoking❌🚬habits to respect this holy tradition heritage. They are all with normal diet (not necessary vegetarian) except some major prayers/ festivals 🎉🎊which require fasting before their performance at ceremonies/ temples⛩

 

Tanjung Flowers 💐 Dance ~ Selangor Royalties 👑 dance đŸ’ƒđŸ»

Tanjung flowers 💐 aka Bunga Tanjung in Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ ‘s national language if the official flower of Selangor since the ruling of the Selangor Royalties 👑

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After many of you asking via DMsss, here you go a summary of @siennylovesdrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» ‘s Day 4ïžâƒŁ (last day, why so fastâ“â‰ïžđŸ˜Œ) with #BeatsofSelangor aka #RentakSelangor 2018 đŸŽ¶đŸŽ”đŸŽŒđŸ„ . Hmm…Slightly longer đŸ€— as need to prepare clips đŸ“čđŸŽ„ with details inside ya 😉â˜ș . ✅ Traditional dances of Selangor Royalties 👑 , Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ & Bugis, South Sulawesi, Indonesia đŸ‡źđŸ‡© . ✅ Amazing great #UrumeeMelum drummers đŸ„ performance . ✅ Beautiful Istana Bandar Lama Jugra . Happy to meet new friends, both Malaysians & some foreign media friends from this trip, friendship forever ya đŸ‘«đŸ‘­đŸ‘ŹđŸ’— . Let’s enjoy the photos & clips captured of each about the beautiful #Selangor , Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ , more updates đŸ‘©đŸ»â€đŸ’» via blog link at profile or vblog via #Youtube ~SiennyLovesDrawing đŸ‘©đŸ» ’s channel . Special thank you đŸ™đŸ» for having #siennylovesdrawing with great đŸ‘đŸ» welcoming & hospitality throughout đŸ€—to @gayatravel @tourismselangor @discoverselangor @smartselangor @mymotac @visit.malaysia2020 @maticmy #DiscoverSelangor #SmartSelangor #NBOS #MyNBOS #VM2020 #SayangMalaysia #GayaTravel #gayaXevents #MyDestination #CutiCutiMalaysia #MalaysiaTrulyAsia #travel #travelling #blog #blogging #bloggers #blogger #influencer #influencers

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This 4ïžâƒŁmins & 4ïžâƒŁ0ïžâƒŁseconds dance đŸ’ƒđŸ» only for women 👭👭👭 & it symbolises Malay women as gentle, courteous, polite same like this flower 💐 ~ very fragrant & grows very high up on the trees 🌳🌳

It’s very well accepted đŸ‘đŸ» by the MalaysiansđŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ& always performed during the official government ceremonies etc.😉

 

Batara Dance

Back then, this dance đŸ’ƒđŸ» was performed to emphasise on the connection between humans & the Gods of all Universes. Then, this dance đŸ’ƒđŸ» has evolved to being a dance đŸ’ƒđŸ» which meant to show love 💗 & loyalty to the King 👑

This 4ïžâƒŁmins & 4ïžâƒŁ0ïžâƒŁseconds danceđŸ’ƒđŸ»’s movement visualises the respect & gratitude to the King 👑

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Poja Dance đŸ’ƒđŸ» ~ Selangor Bugis tradition heritage

This 3ïžâƒŁmins Bugis dance đŸ’ƒđŸ» which is 1ïžâƒŁ of the popular one in Selangor due to the Bugis migrants from Sulawesi đŸ‡źđŸ‡© & settled down in Selangor đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ many years ago

This dance đŸ’ƒđŸ» used to be performed only in the royal 👑 palace to welcome the King 👑 by the dancers đŸ’ƒđŸ»đŸ’ƒđŸ» with the sprinkled flowers 💐 & nice dance đŸ’ƒđŸ» moves

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Currently, it’s performed to everyone đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘­đŸ‘« as a welcome đŸ€— symbolic to all guests đŸ‘­đŸ‘ŹđŸ‘«who came to attend a event/ ceremony held😃

 

Madduppa Bosara Dance ~ Selangor Bugis tradition heritage

It’s another move with Bugis influence & used to be performed in front of the noble families only during the Mattandajari ceremony (marriage đŸ‘°đŸ»đŸ€”đŸ» proposal). Then, this dance đŸ’ƒđŸ» has evolved & to welcome đŸ€— all guests to events/ ceremonies

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Madduppa ~ The traditional food serving tray

Bosara ~ The traditional food serving tray’s cover

Both of them are used in this 6ïžâƒŁmins & 2ïžâƒŁ5ïžâƒŁseconds dance đŸ’ƒđŸ» & then a variety of traditional delicacies/ cakes 🍰 will be served to all guests đŸ‘­đŸ‘«đŸ‘Ź after the end of this dance đŸ’ƒđŸ» performance

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Do enjoy a short clip đŸ“čđŸŽ„ captured with all the 4ïžâƒŁ dances shared above performed by dancers from Citra Ugik of Malay Bugis Association of Selangor, Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ

Ohh…Noted the beautiful 😍 place in the clip đŸ“čđŸŽ„ above of the  4ïžâƒŁ dances đŸ’ƒđŸ»đŸ’ƒđŸ» performed…

Curious đŸ€” where 📍is it❓⁉

It’s Alaeddin Palace 👑 or Bandar Jugra Palace aka Istana Bandar Lama Jugra in Malaysia đŸ‡ČđŸ‡Ÿ’s national language which was constructed using high quality timber named Cengal & marble. Its design is largely with Islamic & some influences from Indian, Middle-Eastern & Chinese (i.e. the roof’s carved fascia board & dragon 🐉 fin)

 

This double-storey palace 👑 has many rooms i.e. A royal 👑 bath đŸ›€đŸ» , a throne room, a banquet room, bedroomsđŸ’€đŸ›Œ, royal 👑 audiences hall, kitchen, a forbidden garden etc. It was designated as a historical monument & site under the Antiquities Act 1976 in 1980đŸ‘đŸ»đŸ™ŒđŸ»

Do stay tune for Part 2 ya

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