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Where to in Lombok

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Happy New Year everyone.

Instead of doing a reflection or new year's resolution, I decided to do something different this year. People are asking me about my trip to Lombok last October and I thought it would be nice to share here in my blog together with the itinerary. This is a rather different trip as it's a trip with the Instagrammers which means the main purpose of this trip is taking lots of photos.


I must say that this is a trip out of my comfort zone as an introvert - travelling with friends I'm not too close with that involves staying overnight (not just for a night but few). Yes it's not the first time I traveled with them but the previous trips I have my sister with me. So here goes an 'adventurous' trip for me...  
John (IG: @thrumyiphone) picked us to KLIA2 in the morning. We carpooled and parked at the airport as the cost is cheaper after we divide into 3. Our parking cost came up to RM150 for 4days, 3 nights.
DAY 1 – BEACHES & MERESE HILL

We a…

Butterfly Project 4th Birthday with Jerylnn'L

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Can't imagine how time flies. It's Butterfly Project Malaysia's 4th Birthday last month. Butterfly Project is a community for beauty & lifestyle bloggers to gather & create content together.

I remember I started my blogging journey way earlier as a 'personal diary'. I've only started blogging seriously in 2012/13 and the Butterfly Project was part of it. Without realising it, it's been a 4-year journey with them.

As an introvert, I'm lucky to be part of this community. Apart from my group of close friends & Instagram community, I'm glad that Butterfly Project has connect me with individuals with similar passion.

Not only did I manage to meet more people, Butterfly Project has connected me with a group of close friends.

I met Melody at Butterfly Project 2013 X'mas Potluck & Ashleigh at the founder, Tammy's birthday in 2014. We clicked immediately and have been hanging out together ever since.

Back to the 4th Birthday Party... …

Sasaran Beach - Things you need to know

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Sasaran beach has created quite a buzz when people started sharing about this place where you can get the best reflection photo of the sky. The place is called 天空之镜 in Chinese or which means mirror of the sky. Some called it Malaysia's version of Salar de Uyuni, a popular salt flat in Bolivia. You don't get salt there but sand & water.


Where is it?
Sasaran is actually a place in the middle of the sea and it only appears when the tide is low. So, it's not really a beach beach. It's situated between Kuala Selangor & Klang. To go there, you need to go to Kuala Selangor (almost reaching Sekinchan).

GPS N03°15.695' E101°18.659'

When can you go?
You can't just go anytime you like. Within a month there's only 5-10 specific days that you can go because you need to wait for the tide to be low enough before the 'beach' appears.

The best reference is the Lunar Calendar, it's 2 days before & after 初一 or 十五. For the Muslim buddies, you can ref…

Himalaya Shampoo Review

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I went on a business trip to India last year. Guess what I did. You will never guess it right...


I got my Indian colleague to help me buy Himalaya shampoos. I kid you not as it's almost RM10 cheaper over there than in Malaysia for the small bottle. Why is it cheaper in India? That's because India is the country of origin for Himalaya.

Why didn't I go buy it myself? Because I got no time lor... I was stuck in meetings and by the time we finished dinner, it was close to 9pm and as a solo female traveler, I don't think it's safe for me to go out so late.


So why Himalaya?

My sister and I both have hair fall problem. She is now a 100% Himalaya user as it has proven result for her. Her hair fall condition has improved tremendously.


Whereas for me, I'm still exploring different shampoos maybe because I'm still blogging and open to explore different products. Most importantly I have lesser brand loyalty. Or maybe you should say that I'm loyal to a few brands wit…