In search of the Nepalese Golden Mahseer (A look into Nepal, before the Earthquake- An unplanned tribute)

Returning to Kuala Lumpur from Nepal in August 2014, I took the time to plan out and indulge in the memories of our trip to write this entry. I scheduled Nepal for the most opportune time, almost year after our trip, just before the monsoon season; Today- so as to inspire my readers to make … Continue reading In search of the Nepalese Golden Mahseer (A look into Nepal, before the Earthquake- An unplanned tribute)

The Fishing battle of Barelang Bridge, Batam (and complete travel guide!)

Batam is the largest island in the Riau Province of Indonesia. Located about 20km's from Singapore's South Coast, Batam is notorious for it's commercial sex industry, the place where Singaporean and Malaysian men lead their secret lives with a mistress, also known as a "golfing trip". Contrary to popular stereotype, Golf is indeed one of … Continue reading The Fishing battle of Barelang Bridge, Batam (and complete travel guide!)

An Exclusive Preview: Uncovering an Angler’s Paradise, Batam Island

Enjoy the teaser of our action-packed trip to Batam, part of the Riau Islands Archipelago and keep a look-out for our exclusive write up on a brand new attraction for angler's in Barelang. An island so serene yet full of life (we have not got started with the Marine Life yet!), we are unsure why … Continue reading An Exclusive Preview: Uncovering an Angler’s Paradise, Batam Island

Reward: $11,000 for the heaviest fish. Hooked yet? Here’s how you could win!

There are endless reasons why most of us love fishing. According to writer Rob Beattie, some are lured and weakened by the "dark mistress of angling". In Malaysia however, I am convinced that a number are lured by the "dark mistress of Ka-Ching"! Money, money, money, always sunny, in the angler's world. It is always … Continue reading Reward: $11,000 for the heaviest fish. Hooked yet? Here’s how you could win!