Mid-term rental – find accommodation for a few months in Malaysia

Are you someone who is looking for a short to mid term stay in Malaysia? Whether you are a digital nomad, on an internship, on a study tour or a student studying abroad, looking for a place to stay for a duration anywhere from one month to 6 months could be a challenge. Additionally, the location could be totally new to you. How do you get around? Is the location convenient? How about sharing or have the whole unit to yourself such as studio apartments?

Here are some options available in searching for a short to mid term stay. Continue reading Mid-term rental – find accommodation for a few months in Malaysia

Student Hostel in Malaysia – Survey and real life experience

Most of us will go through the stage of being a student entering a university or college at some point in their life. Many will have the option to stay with their family while pursuing their studies. While plenty of  foreign students, out of town and those who choose to stay closer to their educational institution will have to look for an accommodation. The first option that crosses mind would be a student hostel. When we do a quick google search, all we see is universities, colleges or operators promoting rooms. Continue reading Student Hostel in Malaysia – Survey and real life experience

Student Accommodation Reimagined – MyHostel Penang

Anyone looking to further their study or taking a short course in Asia, one of the best option would be in Malaysia. Kuala Lumpur is the first location that crosses everyone’s mind, as the capital city of Malaysia. However, Penang is often being overlooked by many.

Reasons to Study in Penang the Pearl of The Orient.

1. Diversity

Malaysia is known for its diverse culture and ethnicity, coupled with numerous languages background. George Town, Penang is listed as UNESCO World Heritage site in July 2008, one of only two Historic Cities of The Straits of Malacca beside Melaka. It is Malaysia’s second largest city and amongst the nation’s most populated city. Continue reading Student Accommodation Reimagined – MyHostel Penang

Searching for Student Accommodation in Asia

If you’ve just finished school, chances are that you’re considering a tertiary education. Starting a new college or university life isn’t as easy as one might think. After all, many are leaving home for the first time to further their studies. What are the challenges ahead? Just to name a few, the anxiety of leaving one’s comfort zone, the doubtful thoughts of having to choose the next big step, where to study and where to stay? Here, we are trying to address one of the question, searching for a student accommodation in Asia.

Whether you’re a new student or a senior one, you’ll have to live on or near campus. This is true for a majority of students, except for those that choose to study nearby and continue living with their parents.

If you’re leaving the nest, it’s important that you consider where to live and who you’re staying with. The easiest way to do this is to start room-hunting online.

Wherever you choose to study in Southeast Asia, there are plenty of websites ready to help you, either short term, mid term or of long term room rental. Here are some recommended websites.

1. Roomz.asia : Malaysia and Singapore

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