Mayday. Mayday. Mayday. A slightly uncomfortable train journey to Butterworth, followed by a 20p ferry crossing to Georgetown, saw us arrive at our accommodation for the last leg of this trip. A rather splendid converted Chinese merchants house where for the first few days we hardly moved. In hindsight, climbing the million steps to a […]
Arrival in Ipoh saw us at the right bus station but unfortunately it was in the wrong grid square leaving two options. Another hour and a half on public transport or the dreaded get your pants pulled down by a taxi driver lottery. The recent overdose of spicy food caused an unfortunate toilet undertaking in Melaka […]
Wandering around Ipoh with the camera and the husband and some one shouts “John Rambo John Rambo”…..guess who went into ‘Rambo’ mode complete with wife beater for heavy lifting…the locals were laughing their heads off…bless him! I have a bit of choice stress so apologies for so many photos.
On our travels we have managed to get stuck in several places, seemingly all with the same theme, ok it is only an extra 5 days this time but we are now able to add food to the list. From the exquisite Nyonya, a fusion of early Chinese and Malay food to simple Coconut ice […]
With bowel movements returning to a manageable regularity it was time to pull the pin on our beach bum life in Koh Lanta. Time to hit the road again and see a bit of Malaysia.An easy evolution to Kuala Lumpur meeting up with Wah Harun, who, despite openly being a huge fan of the Spice […]