Hanna Butler, the winner of World Nomads 2012 Travel Writing Scholarship, traveled to Southeast Asia to immerse herself in the local culture and write about her experiences.
In Penang, Malaysia, Hanna decides to seek out the exotic and polarizing fruit known as Durian - and finds herself at one of the best farms of the fruit in all of Penang. She is fascinated by the culture and obsession surrounding the pungent fruit, and finally takes the plunge to see what all the fuss is about.
From exploring remote islands to trekking through ancient rainforests, Intrepid Travel on how to explore lesser-known Malaysia.
Go beyond peninsular Malaysia to explore the two Malaysian states on the island of Borneo.