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Malaysia Trip 2022/2023 Day 19: Kota Kinabalu

This morning, to continue our self-pampering before the Lunar New Year, we got our hair done at Albert’s Saloon at KK Times Square. Apparently, the stylist here is Aaron’s mom’s cousin. As it is approaching the Lunar New Year, they are also charging a surcharge on the price of their hair cuts so the pricing… Continue reading Malaysia Trip 2022/2023 Day 19: Kota Kinabalu

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Malaysia Trip 2022/2023 Day 18: Kota Kinabalu

Time to visit another specialty coffee. Aaron’s pick for the day was Print Cafe in KK Times Square. Apparently, they also had another location named Nature Coffee at Suria Sabah Mall. The concept this cafe was interesting as it was also a print shop in the back. You can also print documents here as there was… Continue reading Malaysia Trip 2022/2023 Day 18: Kota Kinabalu

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Malaysia Trip 2022/2023 Day 17: Kota Kinabalu

This morning’s breakfast was simple. I just had some peanut butter toast at home with the baby. We discovered a children’s indoor playground in Imago so we let her play a little there before her nap. It was only RM25 (~$8 CAD) for the whole day with in and out privileges, much more reasonable than… Continue reading Malaysia Trip 2022/2023 Day 17: Kota Kinabalu

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Malaysia Trip 2022/2023 Day 16: Kota Kinabalu

Another day, another cute coffee shop to visit. Our choice of coffee shop for the day was Nook Cafe. They had a breakfast menu here. I had the salmon bagel and Aaron had the full breakfast including eggs, chicken sausage, smoked salmon, sautéed mushrooms, chili, toast, and salad.  Cappucino Nook Breakfast Salmon bagel Afterwards, we… Continue reading Malaysia Trip 2022/2023 Day 16: Kota Kinabalu

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Malaysia Trip 2022/2023 Day 14: Kota Kinabalu

This morning we headed over to Cafe 17 for some morning coffee. I had the iced cappuccino, Aaron had an americano and we shared a croissant with butter and jam. The croissant was already so buttery; I enjoyed it by itself even without the condiments. Iced cappucino Croissant with butter and jam We rested back… Continue reading Malaysia Trip 2022/2023 Day 14: Kota Kinabalu

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Malaysia Trip 2022/2023 Day 13: Kota Kinabalu

Today was Sunday, so Aaron’s mom went to pick up some goodies from the market on Gaya street. We got to try the OG nasi lemak which is an all-in-one simple breakfast package in a banana leaf. We also tried various different sticky rice wrapped snacks and sweets wrapped in various leaves. OG nasi lemak… Continue reading Malaysia Trip 2022/2023 Day 13: Kota Kinabalu

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Malaysia Trip 2022/2023 Day 12: Kota Kinabalu (The Luggage Mystery Solved!)

We started the morning with some coffee at Flow Coffee. This coffee shop is located in the lobby of a boutique hotel (Luma Hotel). The decor is really nice. I had the iced flat white while Aaron had their V60 coffee from Indonesia. The coffee was very good. We also tried their teh tarik brioche… Continue reading Malaysia Trip 2022/2023 Day 12: Kota Kinabalu (The Luggage Mystery Solved!)