T:A short bio about yourself, A 3-4 lines that best describe you, what you do for living and so…
N:I’m Nor Amirah Syamimi,born and bred in Malaysia, but I am currently doing my Masters in Architecture, in University Of East London. I have always loved traveling ever since i was a kid, my parents would normally bring me along to their business trips.
T:What would you want to be known for besides traveling?
N:A famous architecture photographer, something that no one has ever done before ; combination of art, architecture and photographs.I love taking photos of my buildings, and of course myself.
T:What inspires you to travel and try various adventurous activities?
N:People are selfish sometimes and that’s why I always distance myself by traveling and also I have a major heights problem, I am afraid of heights. haha. but that doesn’t stop me. In fact I’ll go for what scares me the most,check out my hashtag #youcannotcomewithme and my instagram @mimi145
T:Besides adventure, What excites you most about travelling? Meeting new people? Experiencing a new culture? food?
N:Being an architecture student,i get really excited looking at buildings. Buildings that I would never thought it’s possible to be built back then. Meeting new people and experiencing a new culture, are the common ones for whoever is traveling. But nevertheless, that really helps my connection around the world.
T:3 must-have things you will never leave behind when you are traveling.
N:I always have my camera, my gopro,and my phone with me.
T:Your favorite local destination and why?
N:It would be weird for me to say this because i have never been there, which I’m planning to go after my graduation. Bali, Indonesia has always been my favorite. I have a thing for sun.
T:Your best travel incident/story that might inspire young Muslims to travel.
N:Being a Muslim traveler, i must say it can be tough sometimes to ravel to certain countries. Just be yourself and be extra careful with your belongings and surroundings.