Loading...

Follow Mei Mei Chu | Discovering the wonders of wander on Feedspot

Continue with Google
Continue with Facebook
or

Valid

Hello friends! A few months ago, Expedia Singapore roped me in for an exciting International Women’s Day campaign called ‘Women with Capes’. It’s a series of interviews with intrepid female

The post 9 Questions About Solo Female Travel And Advice I Wished I Had appeared first on Mei Mei Chu.

Read Full Article
  • Show original
  • .
  • Share
  • .
  • Favorite
  • .
  • Email
  • .
  • Add Tags 

Guest Post: Zaina Brown Crossing a border into someplace new always gave me a jolt of excitement. That first impression could be warm like a hug, polite like a handshake, or rude like a middle finger. Somaliland, however, felt like a punch in the face. Was this whole trip a big mistake? For the first […]

The post How I Accidentally Became A Cross-dresser In Somaliland appeared first on Mei Mei Chu.

Read Full Article
  • Show original
  • .
  • Share
  • .
  • Favorite
  • .
  • Email
  • .
  • Add Tags 

When Malaysia Airline’s inflight magazine Going Places asked me to recommend where their readers should travel to in 2019, I thought long and hard. Among all the countries I have backpacked, what is the one place I would recommend my friends and family to go? Where is the one travel destination that I would gladly […]

The post Why Egypt Should Be In Your 2019 Travel Plans appeared first on Mei Mei Chu.

Read Full Article
  • Show original
  • .
  • Share
  • .
  • Favorite
  • .
  • Email
  • .
  • Add Tags 

I was dreading this Chinese New Year. I didn’t want it to arrive. Chinese New Year was my favourite time of the year. I loved the family gatherings, dramatic Blackjack games with my cousins, and feeling nauseous from overeating Kong Kong’s secret bak kwa stash. But my most cherished part of CNY was the second […]

The post A Chinese New Year Lost And Found Story appeared first on Mei Mei Chu.

Read Full Article
  • Show original
  • .
  • Share
  • .
  • Favorite
  • .
  • Email
  • .
  • Add Tags 

You know what surprises me? In this age of worshipping insta-famous ‘influencers’, there is still interest in the art of blogging. Based on a highly unscientific survey of the number of questions about travel blogging in my inboxes, blogging is still in vogue. To answer all your ‘how to travel blog’ questions, I’ve teamed up […]

The post The All-You-Need-To-Know Guide To Starting A Travel Blog appeared first on Mei Mei Chu.

Read Full Article
  • Show original
  • .
  • Share
  • .
  • Favorite
  • .
  • Email
  • .
  • Add Tags 

This has been one of my favourite media interviews so far! In the run-up to ZafigoX 2018 of which I was a speaker, I was interviewed on radio station BFM89.9. It was for a show called HerVantage, a weekly segment focusing on women of leadership and influence in all strata of society. I have a […]

The post Interview On BFM 89.9: Living The Dream Of A Solo Travel Blogger appeared first on Mei Mei Chu.

Read Full Article
  • Show original
  • .
  • Share
  • .
  • Favorite
  • .
  • Email
  • .
  • Add Tags 

What’s more intimidating than giving a speech? Sharing a stage with some seriously amazing women travelers, the kind who’ve scaled the highest mountains, biked solo across the globe or still travelling at age 75! Wish me luck guys, because I’ll be speaking at ZafigoX 2018! I can’t tell you how humbled, honoured and surprised I […]

The post I’ll Be Speaking At ZafigoX 2018 appeared first on Mei Mei Chu.

Read Full Article
  • Show original
  • .
  • Share
  • .
  • Favorite
  • .
  • Email
  • .
  • Add Tags 

Sometimes I say stupid things without realizing the consequences. Things like “Mum! Dad! Let’s go on a holiday together!” That sentence popped out before I realized what I had suggested. “I don’t know why you’d do that, good luck!” My brother did not try to mask his Schadenfreude at the predicament I had put myself […]

The post Why Family Trips Are About The Journey, Not The Destination appeared first on Mei Mei Chu.

Read Full Article
  • Show original
  • .
  • Share
  • .
  • Favorite
  • .
  • Email
  • .
  • Add Tags 

If you’re a diver in Malaysia, you’ve heard of Sipadan – the best dive site in Malaysia and one of the top 10 dive sites in the world. If you’ve heard of Sipadan, you’ve heard of Seaventures Dive Resort, the dive rig. And if you’ve heard of Seaventures dive rig, you’ve heard that it has free […]

The post An Honest Review Of Sipadan’s Legendary Seaventures Dive Rig appeared first on Mei Mei Chu.

Read Full Article
  • Show original
  • .
  • Share
  • .
  • Favorite
  • .
  • Email
  • .
  • Add Tags 

I am still in shock. This past week had been surreal. I have finally achieved one of my biggest dreams for this little passion project – to be able to call MeiMeiChu.com an award-winning travel blog! By a stroke of good luck, I won the Website of the Year (Personal) at the Malaysia Website Awards […]

The post Thank You For Making MeiMeiChu.com An Award-winning Travel Blog! appeared first on Mei Mei Chu.

Read Full Article

Read for later

Articles marked as Favorite are saved for later viewing.
close
  • Show original
  • .
  • Share
  • .
  • Favorite
  • .
  • Email
  • .
  • Add Tags 

Separate tags by commas
To access this feature, please upgrade your account.
Start your free month
Free Preview