Goodbye 2009, welcome 2010!

Wishing everybody out there, a serene end to the year..  with calm waters ahead of you.. ..from this corner of paradise, cumi & ciki would like to say.. Happy 2010.. .. and now, we need to get back to the beach party!

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Shanghai Pudong International Airport & Traffic Mayhem.

Greetings! Cumi & Ciki are still on holiday.. this is sent from an internet cafe.. somewhere.. from an island, on planet earth.. This post is about my recent trip to Shanghai. Right now, Ciki is the shade of burnt sugar.. Cumi looks like gula melaka Touchdown Shanghai. It took me close to 2.5 hours to […]

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South Thailand: Krabi

Krabi Thailand, one of the most relaxing places on the planet. Stunning scenery, fantastic white sand beaches, a coastline with over 200 islands and a jungle covered interior revealing towering limestone cliffs, caves, waterfalls and exotic wildlife.. this was totally where I wanted to park myself for the New Year count down, I merrily told […]

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Merry Christmas 2009 !

As 2009 draws to a close ,we want to thank all Cumi & Ciki readers for their support.. you guys are a fun bunch and we have had fun reading your comments and answering your burning questions! Wishing all readers a Blessed Christmas and a fantastic year 2010 ahead! BIG LOVE! Footnote: Photos above are […]

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South Thailand: Satun, Pakbara, Honda – That’s not my Name!

A quickie, street-side Songkhla breakfast of rice porridge(congee) with condiments and mini fried bread sticks(yu tiao) before continuing eastwards to Satun via Haadyai. The last province of the Western Andaman Coastline before reaching Malaysian Border namely Satun is at the tip of Thailand’s Southern Region at the distance of 973 km from Bangkok. Satun has […]

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Movie – Precious : Based on the Novel PUSH by Sapphire (2009)

It’s one of the most talked about movies of the year and, no doubt, everyone is waiting to watch Precious .. well I was anyway! To say Claireece “Precious” Jones, the title character in “Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire,” has lived a rough life would be a colossal understatement. This child-woman, amazingly […]

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South Thailand: Songkhla – Trang

In the Yala Province, there is a concentration of military roadblocks to police the civil unrest. We read about roadblocks being attacked but never noticed anything amiss. Every roadblock we stopped at, was met with a smile and a wave from a trooper.. and really young, handsome ones, at that! We got in late to […]

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South Thailand: Ya-lar it’s Yala

THIS POST IS a continuation of our South Thailand Road Trip posts. Click below for tips on “How to cross the Thai-Malaysia Boarder by car” and our escapades in South Thailand.. 1. Crossing the boarder: South Thailand : Lenggong – Pengkalan Hulu – Betong Connection 2. Betong Part 1: Warfare, Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll? […]

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Kiehl’s Christmas Party 2009 @ Pavilion, KL

Kiehl’s Since 1851! We were invited to the Kiehl’s Christmas party of the year, at Pavilion KL, courtesy of A lil fat monkey. This post is dedicated .. to him! At age 20 we worry about what others think of us; At age 40 we don’t care what they think of us; At age 60 […]

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Albion @ Jalan Berangan, Changkat Bukit Bintang

Albion. This place is spanking new. So new that the menu does not have a price list on it yet! The owner was so nice, he told us, just eat and pay what you like at the end. As Albion only opens its doors to the public next Tuesday proper, this is some sort of  […]

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