Category Archives: Malaysia

>Malaysia – hotel reviews III

>Penang Parkroyal Penang at Batu Ferringhi We had stayed at the Parkroyal several years ago and had a good time. But because its rates kept going up, we could not stay there everytime we went. This vacation however, I wanted … Continue reading

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>Malaysia – hotel reviews II

>Ipoh and PangkorRitz Garden Hotel Can’t afford the ‘Carlton’ in the Ritz so we settled for next best – the ‘Garden’. Located in the heart of the newer section of Ipoh town at Jalan Yang Kalsom, the Ritz Garden has … Continue reading

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>Malaysia – hotel reviews

>This trip, we moved around quite a bit and stayed at various places. These are too long for one post, so I am splitting them up according to cities and destinations. Kuala LumpurRoyale Bintang at The Curve, DamansaraThis is a … Continue reading

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>Rail Odyssey to Thailand

>Looks like our Great Rail Odyssey to Thailand is on! I am now planning our trip up to Bangkok by train, visiting Krabi en route. When I tell people we want to do this, the inevitable reaction is one of … Continue reading

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>Pulau Besar, Malacca

>It was on the spur of the moment that we decided to just pack our bags and head for a weekend north, even though we’d just returned from our holiday there barely two weeks ago. So on Friday the 13th … Continue reading

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>Pulau Ketam and Seremban

>So its the June hols and we need to make a quick trip up north. We’ve cancelled the Sibu jaunt because (a) its too expensive and (b) KH’ s schedule is packed tight for the coming weeks for a big … Continue reading

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>Quick getaway but new stuff to see

>Okay, we’re heading up north again for a quick getaway. We originally wanted to spend a couple of days in Sibu Island (but realised this was quite expensive for our large family. The quote for 3D2N, all meals, transport etc … Continue reading

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>Fraser’s Hill and KL – Dec 2007

>Fresh from Japan and hence, kinda broke, we decided to make an abbreviated trip up north this time. We usually go about two to three times a year to Malaysia – its nearest and cheapest a place for all of … Continue reading

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