Why it's okay to follow 'Malaysian timing' sometimes when you travel


Milk tea stalls, such as Lan Fong Yuen, are often frequented by locals looking for a refreshing pick-me-up. — Photos: CHESTER CHIN/The Star

While I’m all for “Malaysian timing” and am perpetually “on the way” to brunch with friends, punctuality is something that I observe to a tee whenever I’m travelling. In fact, I would rather overcompensate for time during my journey abroad.

If the flight departs at 7am, I would already be at the airport by 3am. The last transfer back to the hotel is at 8pm? No problem, I’ll be among the first in line for the shuttle.

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 48
Cxense type: NA
User access status: 0
Subscribe now to our Premium Plan for an ad-free and unlimited reading experience!
   

Next In Travel

Beijing could one day become a more powerful city than Paris for tourism
Lake District in England is said to be one of this year's top places to visit
Jordan's Rose City rises again with the return of tourists
Hiking in the magnificent mountains of Patagonia, where the pumas roam
Beautiful Padar Island is a sight for sore eyes
Malaysian traveller discovers heaven on Earth in the Maldives
You can travel the world to see all the 12 zodiac characters
Add 'seeing emperor penguins' to your bucket list for travel
These Malaysians went to the 'Top Of The World' before the pandemic hit
Portugal opens new hiking trails in the Algarve

Others Also Read