Content Writer Doris Lim


Doris Lim

Doris Lim is a Malaysian content writer,  travel writer, female solo travel blogger and journalist based in Penang. Her stories are published in print & digital media and in-flight and travel magazines.

Doris writes community stories, arts, hotel, restaurant reviews and for corporate. She has worked in collaboration with tourism boards, hotels, online travel agencies and in social media and internet marketing.


Doris Lim discovered blogging and started three blogs in 2012.

Penang Girl Poor Lass She Can’t Cycle (Musings)
A Curried Life (Food Stories)
Dream Book Fat Prose (Poetry)


In 2015, SmartDory was born with a growing following on Facebook and Instagram.

Doris Lim gains popularity as a lifestyle and travel writer. The effervescent and exuberant Doris was featured as a “Tasty Blogger” on online women’s travel platform Let’s Go Wonders.

She has a wellversed background in architecture, design and project management. She retired from a successful career in architecture to pursue her passion for writing full time in 2017.

A people person, Doris’s lively and light-hearted demeanor makes her approachable and easy to talk to. For content and copywriting for travel, lifestyle, the arts and corporate; do contact Doris. You can request her media kit here.

Tourism Contact

Available for media trips in weekday and/or only available weekends (two week notice required).