Chan Ah Lak

Recent and archived articles by Chan Ah Lak

22 Dec 2012 | 12:00 AM

Sri Lankan Safari

The island nation of Sri Lanka is not only about temples, beaches and culture; it also has various nature parks and wildlife to enrapture, providing visitors with a cheaper alternative to Africa.

3 Oct 2012 | 12:00 AM

Singing, dancing keep 90-year-old Lim Chung Bee on his feet

A 90-year-olds love for life, singing and dancing, has kept him on his feet — decade after decade.

19 Feb 2011 | 12:00 AM

It’s 10 for nasi padang

When in Sumatra, you must try the famous nasi padang which is customarily a meal of 10 delicious dishes.

29 Jan 2011 | 12:00 AM

Astounding Arundel

There's much to see in the old English town of Arundel, regardless of whether you're a bird watcher, history buff or a family out for a fun outing.

12 Jun 2010 | 12:00 AM

Climbing a mountain of fire

Three seniors prove that no mountain, even though it's volcanic and has dangerous trails, is too high to climb.

28 Nov 2009 | 12:00 AM

Riverine frolic

Birdwatching, wildlife photography, rubber tubing . . . just some of the fun activities to be had in Taman Negara Kuala Koh.

31 Oct 2009 | 12:00 AM

All for the King

A feisty fighter and a prized table fish, the kelah is the undisputed King of the River in Malaysia.

8 Aug 2009 | 12:00 AM

Having a splashing time

Abseiling from a waterfall provides a thrilling but wet adventure.

6 Sep 2008 | 12:00 AM

Monkey business

Visit the Taiping Zoo to get up close and personal with all the different primates.

4 Oct 2008 | 12:00 AM

Exploring Lenggong Valley

Outdoor adventures, archaeological lessons and a durian feast - Lenggong Valley in Perak is a lot of fun.