5 things I love about Kota Kinabalu, Sabah

Snorkeling - Immerse in the beautiful sea and see the coralsSeafoodMount Kinabalu, Kinabalu Park, and Tea PlantationsSouvenirsFriendly locals More pictures here Just returned from a fantastic trip to Kota Kinabalu with my family. We had an enjoyable time there. One of the highlights of our tour would be the Boat trip. I booked a local … Continue reading 5 things I love about Kota Kinabalu, Sabah

Blast from the past 1: Jeddah Corniche circ 2009

Been some time since I've posted.  Well, to kick things off, I've decided to share some of the travel photos during my time abroad.  I've decided to start off with pictures that were taken of Jeddah corniche taken in 2009. This was just after I've just arrived in KSA. Now, the place has been transformed … Continue reading Blast from the past 1: Jeddah Corniche circ 2009

2017 Highlights: Life as an Expat Librarian

Alhamdulilah (Thank God). December 2017 marked 8 years of my stint in King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST).   Yes, it has been 8 years after I made that leap of faith - moving from Singapore to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  During those 8 years, I've learnt a lot about expat life over … Continue reading 2017 Highlights: Life as an Expat Librarian

Frozen in DC

I attended the Coalition for Networked Information (CNI) conference in Washington DC 2016. Stayed at Capital Hilton which was quite near the White House. Weather wise: Freezing cold but no snow.  Flight in was good with no delays. Before the conference started, I had the chance to discover DC.  But due to time constraint, I only managed … Continue reading Frozen in DC