Malaysia / Visas

How to do a visa run from Koh Phangan in Thailand to Penang, Malaysia

Previously posted on Living Alpha, visit their site for more interesting travel stories. 

After arriving at the station we came across the famous “orient express” luxury train that one can only dream of travelling through Asia, and had enough time to take some photos and fantasise about the idea of spending thousands of dollars for a …

Malaysia / Thailand

How to Travel from Penang to Bangkok By Train

As some reading this would know, as I have no real hurry to be anywhere, I prefer the slow travel options when it is available, it gives me more time to relax, read, and see the countryside – that and I prefer to book my travel on day of departure rather than to plan anything. …

Malaysia / Paintball

Malaysia – World Cup Asia 2012, Langkawi

This event is huge, and its an understatement to say that the PALS (Paintball Asia League Series) has come a long, long way since its inception in 2005 with the APPC. The format is PALS format, which is a modified millenium format (using 12.5bps ramping in either Millenium or PSP modes, different “A” style race …