Join Nadiyah Shahab as she gets whisked away to different cities across Southeast Asia without her trusty gadgets. Guided by mysterious messages in bottles, she must solve riddles within 24 hours to continue her journey. With only a smile and the kindness of strangers, Nadiyah will need to travel like it’s 1949!
Nadiyah is best known as Singapore- based model for various television commercials and print advertisements around the South East Asian region. She is also currently studying for her bachelor’s law degree at the University of London external program. When she is not busy with modelling and hosting, she loves climbing and playing netball on her spare time. Nadiyah takes travelling seriously and loves to explore new sights and surroundings. Her bubbly and outgoing personality is one of her strongest traits and she is currently the host for GOASEAN’s Lost at S.E.A. and also Go Travel.
Nadiyah arrives in Yangon, Myanmar where her first clue has her searching for a place to sleep. Nadiyah negotiates with a local cabby, meets Buddhist monks, and attempts to find a train. Follow Nadiyah as she gets lost in a wet market and find out what happens when she loses her wallet!
A Twin Otter plane takes Nadiyah from Miri to Bario, Sarawak where she is challenged to locate a longhouse. Scaling Prayer Mountain in traditional kelabit dress Nadiyah looks for a salt factory, and is challenged to perform for a group of tourists before receiving her final bottle. Will she be able to shake it?
Nadiyah weaves through traffic in Manila and searches for the Mall of Asia. Once there she’s tasked with finding a specific souvenir with the face of the national hero, Jose Rizal. Nadiyah is then faced with her worst fear when she is challenged to swim with large fish at Manila Ocean Park. Will she swim with the fish? Or be left to swim with the fishes?
Yogyakarta proves to be Nadiyah’s biggest challenge yet! Nadiyah climbs the Borobodur, and manages to find the Prambanan Temple. While zip-lining, things take a turn for the worst when Nadiyah accidentally drops her last bottle into the raging river below! Without her final clue, will she be able to leave Indonesia?
Season finale. Nadiyah is on the hunt for her missing bottle. Completing her final tasks in Makassar on Indonesia’s Sulawesi Island, Nadiyah has to also locate a boatman on Samalona Island and swim like a mermaid to retrieve her bottle. However, the currents prove to be too strong for even the strongest swimmers. Will Nadiyah retrieve her final bottle or will she be forever lost at sea?