Category Archives: Malaysia

Stat’s Boy

You’re sat in the office on a dull afternoon reading this immensely interesting blog and quietly wondering to yourself, how can he afford all this? This round the world trip has been a long term plan of mine ever since … Continue reading

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Tioman

I explained previously how Sharks are the coolest animals on the planet, but I have to say, cuttlefish come close. I was fortunate enough to spend ten minutes or so studying one while snorkeling off the beach in front of … Continue reading

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Photo of the Month

Tough one for May. The choice was between an abstract picture of some leaves in the rain forest or yet another sunrise. The sunrise wins as it looks better on the blog, but download the leaves for your Windoze backdrop … Continue reading

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Profuse Perpetual Perspiration

By their very nature they are humid places but nothing prepared me for what the worlds oldest rain forest had to offer. We left the clean, cheap and well organised Sri Emas hotel in Jerantut and took a three hour … Continue reading

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Protons

No, nothing to do with atoms but the cars. Malaysian in case you didn’t know (although if you didn’t you probably didn’t care either). Having crossed the border many differences from Thailand and the previous countries we’ve been to were … Continue reading

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Snorkeling with Sharks

Perhentian Islands, Malaysia; Tropical paradise or over priced tourist trap? The later was my first impression, yet that is not fair. Coming from Thailand we were not ready for the higher prices here (food, accommodation and internet) yet upon crossing … Continue reading

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