Author Archives: KJ @ alwaystravelicious.com

Wat Phu Khao Thong @ Ayutthaya, Thailand

The most prominent feature of Wat Phu Khao Thong, or Temple of Golden Mountain, is the marvelous square-based stupa.  The temple is thought to be established by King Ramesuan in 1387, built to commemorate victory over the Burmese army.  The … Continue reading

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Duolun Cultural Street @ Shanghai, China

Duolun Cultural Street (多伦路名人街) is lined with rows of beautifully manicured trees that has exquisite fusion of architectural styles combining Chinese, South East Asian, European and Islamic influences all in one street.  It is quiet and does not have the … Continue reading

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Wat Lokayasutharam @ Ayutthaya, Thailand

Basked in sunlight by day, moonlight by night, the reclining Buddha, “Phra Buddhasaiyart”, draped in yellow cloth at 37 m long sleeps peacefully on a lotus pillow.  While Wat Lokayasutharam is categorized as a temple, the temple grounds are barely … Continue reading

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Potpourri House Cafe @ Ipoh, Malaysia

Potpourri House Cafe is located behind and adjoined to the Adonis Birdal House.  In romantic white with sweet floral motifs, the cafe has a blissful atmosphere about it, especially with couples taking their pre-wedding photos beside the cafe.  The cafe serves … Continue reading

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Chokodok Reggae House Cafe @ Ipoh, Malaysia

 Chokodok Reggae House Cafe & Backpackers  is an eye catching piece located on Hugh Low Street just opposite the police station.  The facade is painted with representative colors of green, yellow and red, also found in the cafe itself with … Continue reading

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Offpeak @ Malaysia – A New Way to Enjoy Dining Discounts

http://www.Offpeak.my is an all new dining concept in Malaysia that launched on 18th of August 2014 and already with more than 60 restaurants offering various kinds of discount.  To name a few, the restaurants include Morganfield’s at various outlets, La … Continue reading

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Morganfield’s @ Pavilion KL, Malaysia

Morganfield’s is an American casual dining restaurant.  It’s not an American franchise but it has replicated the American dining experience in terms of  atmosphere, the classic American dishes and the interior design.   So well that you might just think … Continue reading

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Coffee Tag @ Ipoh, Malaysia

Coffee Tag is another new place to enjoy coffee in a simplistic industrial chic outlet in Ipoh Garden South.  Coffee is the main thing here with some adventurous coffee concoctions like durian coffee and nutella coffee.  There are even more choices … Continue reading

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Ernest Zarcharevic’s Murals @ Ipoh

Ernest Zaracharevic and Old Town White Coffee teamed up to add an artsy vibe to Ipoh’s old town.  The murals and wall arts are reflections of Ipoh’s past and present, drawn on perfect canvases of tattered and worn walls.  Total … Continue reading

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Wihan Phramongkhon Bophit @ Ayutthaya, Thailand

Wihan Phramongkhon Bophit is a fully restored temple since 1957 with history that dates back to the 1600’s.  It enshrines one of the largest Buddha statue in Thailand- Phra Mongkhlon Bophit, with a total height of 16.95 meters tall.   It is … Continue reading

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