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Colonial Architecture of Southeast Asia

Oct 7, 2020

5 mins read

As a one-time architect, I have a deep interest in the built environment. While the colonial era — some might say “occupation” — when European powers held sway over much of Southeast Asia had a lot of negative aspects, the wedding-cake confections of the buildings it left behind are still fascinating, where they still exist.

Penang, Malaysia Travel Guide

3 mins read

Penang travel guide for visitors by the POSH Guide

Tioman Island Mini-Guide

3 mins read

Travel mini-guide to Tioman Island in Malaysia for luxury travelers by the POSH Guide.