On English-speaking islands you can enjoy island life with some of the familiarity of home. Visit or relocate to any...Read more
Cost of living in Malaysia is low, especially when compared to other countries nearby. Renting a place to live will cost much more in the big cities, especially Kuala Lumpur, or KL as the locals call it.
When it comes to food, whether bought at a store or market, or eaten in a restaurant is pretty cheap. Once again in the bigger cities it will cost more but still low when compared to back home. Street food is very popular and significantly cheaper than restaurants.
Transportation is also very affordable in Malaysia, with taxis readily available in most large cities and in Kuala Lumpur, trains and monorails as well. Monthly transportation passes are a good way to go for convenience and price.
Bukit Bintang (meaning "Star Hill")—a lively neighborhood in the heart of Malaysia’s capital Kuala Lumpur—has, at its heart, the food...Read more
Starting about 34 years ago (yikes), wide-eyed, pony-tailed, and straight out of college, I went to work in the publishing industry. Back then, we made a business of the written word the old-fashioned way—with paper, ink, envelopes, and stamps. Today my business is virtual. Today, publishing companies (like mine) may need the services of a copywriter or a particular editor only once or twice a month. They don’t want, therefore, to be liable for a full-time salary and the associated...Read more