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Anna Lee

Malaysian, travel enthusiast, have a taste for nature and a thirst for language.

Learning how to survive without rice for every meal

A Food Survival Guide Without Rice Rice has been our staple back home. In fact, food was the last thing on our minds before coming to New Zealand. Confidently, we believe that we can adapt to the local way of eating food. But, sometimes we just found it unfeasible. We actually quite miss the taste …

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Opotiki – A Place To Call Home In North Island New Zealand

Calling Opotiki Our Home When I came to New Zealand, I told myself that I would love to immerse myself in the local culture and tradition, especially that of a Māori. Never in my wildest dream would I have expected myself to land in Opotiki. A part of me still holds dearly to the idea …

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I quit my job to work as a kiwifruit orchard worker in New Zealand

Working In A Kiwifruit Orchard If you would have told me 5 years ago that some day I’d be working in a kiwifruit orchard, I would laugh so hard in your face and wouldn’t believe you. But, things change. Believe it or not, our first job in New Zealand was actually working in a kiwifruit …

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10 Things Malaysians Need To Prepare For New Zealand Working Holiday

new zealand working holiday preparation The idea of going to a different country, especially one that is so different from your own, can be daunting. This time, we left for nearly a year this time, longest we’ve ever been away from home. Before we took our flight to New Zealand, we made sure to get these …

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Batu Caves: Is The Rainbow Staircase Worth It?

Batu Caves Malaysia Batu Caves has risen to fame due to its colorful rainbow staircase! With its pop-up colors, the stairs look absolutely eye-catching and insta-worthy!  This popular tourist spot is actually a limestone hill with a Hindu temple and shrine located within the cave. Visitors need to climb 272 steps before reaching the top! Every …

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