MJ Tam

Head Chicagonista, Co-host of the Chicagonista LIVE! show, Lead blogger for TheChicagoMoms.com, and Co-Founder of Women Driving Excellence.

MJ is also the annual host of SocialRevUp - Brands & Bloggers Summit (#bbsummit) attended by about 200 professional high-profile bloggers nationwide.

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Kuala Lumpur – An Unforgettable Experience in Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur – An Unforgettable Experience in Malaysia

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

I spent four full days in Malaysia, my last #DTour stop ending my 31 nights in Asia. I was exhausted by the time I hit Kuala Lumpur but my host DoubleTree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur had done a fantastic job with my itinerary and I couldn’t wait to get started! Looking back now, Malaysia was the perfect […]

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Kuala Lumpur: Sacred Shrine at the Batu Caves in Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur: Sacred Shrine at the Batu Caves in Malaysia

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

On my very last day in Malaysia, my host DoubleTree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur arranged a trip to the holiest Hindu Temple in Malaysia at Batu Caves – 8 miles away from Kuala Lumpur. Seeing from afar I was easily intimidated by the grandiose limestone hill with a 140 ft high Lord Murugan statue (supposedly the tallest […]

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Kuala Lumpur: Thanking Teachers with #CookieCare in a Local School in Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur: Thanking Teachers with #CookieCare in a Local School in Malaysia

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

My Malaysian host DoubleTree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur had me tagging along on what I felt is the most rewarding experience on my entire #DTour travel. Not very often a normal tourist can or would plan to visit a local school and get a chance to talk to students and teachers from another country. I was fascinated […]

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Kuala Lumpur: The Culinary Scene in Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur: The Culinary Scene in Malaysia

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Under the beautiful urban setting in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia is probably the best and most diverse culinary scene in the world. In my own humble opinion, that is. I’ve actually been told by many that I’ll eat well in Malaysia but seeing it was way beyond what I had imagined it to be. Malaysia in […]

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Phuket: Must Do Activities!

Phuket: Must Do Activities!

| April 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

As busy as I was running around in the urban setting of Bangkok, Thailand, my schedule was even more packed in the three days I was in the tropical scenery of Phuket. My gracious host who is tucked in a more quiet part of the island DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel – Surin Beach  planned quite an active […]

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Bangkok: Train & Floating Markets To Check Out in Thailand

Bangkok: Train & Floating Markets To Check Out in Thailand

| April 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

My Bangkok host DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Sukhumvit Bangkok took me to the most unique markets I’ve ever seen. The Floating Market’s business is supposedly mainly running just for the tourists but regardless, traditional scenes and cuisines were experienced in the floating market. The Train Market on the other hand is quite unique. Maek Long train station […]

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Bangkok: The Grand Palace & Wat Phrakaew – Temple of the Emerald Buddha in Thailand

Bangkok: The Grand Palace & Wat Phrakaew – Temple of the Emerald Buddha in Thailand

| April 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Grand Palace & Wat Phrakaew is really hard to place in to words. Not because there’s nothing to write about but because it was beyond magnificent and my brain is slowly trying to absorb all the rich history beyond the gleaming architectures of the place. DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Sukhumvit Bangkok was my host […]

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The Mountain City of Wanzhou, China

The Mountain City of Wanzhou, China

| April 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Four hours drive northwest from the big city of of Chongqing comes to Wanzhou formerly called Wanxian. My host DoubleTree by Hilton Chongqing Wanzhou had a great list of must see places and LuAn Bridge was one of on the itinerary. As we climbed up and down the mountains to reach the LuAn Bridge and the […]

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India: Agra Fort

India: Agra Fort

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Built in the 15th century, Agra Fort (walled city) is a UNESCO World Heritage site monument located in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India about 130 miles from New Delhi. It was once where the King lived and ruled from. It is also the location where King Jahan who built the Taj Mahal was imprisoned til death […]

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India: Up Close & Personal at the Majestic Taj Mahal

India: Up Close & Personal at the Majestic Taj Mahal

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Did you know that the Taj Mahal was planned for not 6 months and took 22 years to build? Sounds like a long time but if you consider the every little details of what the Taj have then 22 years will make sense. The majestic marbled Taj Mahal is UNESCO World Heritage Site and listed as one of […]

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