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World Trip 2012-13: South East Asia Highlights

Today I finished the South East Asia leg of my 2012-13 World Trip. Visiting three countries over the last 2 weeks and 4 days; Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand. For most of that time I was a member of a G … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 10 – Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand

Highlights: Shadow puppets. For once I was the first one into the breakfast room, keen to avoid yesterday’s lateness. Breakfast choices were few but toast and corn flakes will do. We have a 7 hour drive today crossing into Thailand … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 9 – Penang, Malaysia

Highlights: Penang Hill, Cocktails with the girls. Overslept a little today just getting down to reception as everyone was leaving at 8 am meant no breakfast today that will teach me :(. We had a 4 hour drive to Penang … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 8 – Cameron Highlands, Malaysia

Highlights: Tea Plantation, Hiking in the forest, Relaxing at the waterfall. Today turned out to be a massive day. The group split into different activities, I went on the forest hiking tour. Kirsty, Yasmin, Lydia, Laurence, Sophie and myself left … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 7 – Kuala Lumpur and Cameron Highlands, Malaysia

Highlights: Petronas Twin Towers and drive to Cameron Highlands. Four adventurous souls, Kirsty, Laurence, Yasmin and myself left the hotel at 6 am to return to the Twin Towers but this time to climb them (via lifts!) and view the … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 6 – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Highlights: National Palace, National Monument, National Mosque, Freedom Square, Batu Caves, Pewter Factory, Silver leafed monkeys and Fireflies Following yesterday’s late night I struggled to get up for what turned out to be a very big day. Most of my … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 5 – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Highlights: Petronas Towers, Chinese Night market, Reggae Bar Leaving Melaka around 8 am a quick taxi ride to the bus station we got breakfast at the station and off we went to Kuala Lumpur. Had an enjoyable conversation with Sarah … Continue reading

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