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13. Following our chance meeting

Keith and Elizabeth whom we by chance met at a food market had invited us out to dinner and picked us up at 5.30, we headed off to a part of town we had never visited. The Klang area. It … Continue reading

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12. “The Fatty Crab” UPDATE !!!!!

As all you avid readers will recall from our previous post on “The Fatty Crab” we were unable to get into the restaurant because of the crowds of patrons waiting for tables. WELL.. Steven and Lynda along with Mervyn, Carina … Continue reading

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11. A Bus trip from Kuala Lumpur to Penang

We took a bus trip from KL to Penang for a couple of days. Here is a short (5 min) video of the bus trip. The roads are exceptionally good and the bus was a double decker.. We managed to … Continue reading

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10. The Fatty Crab

Saturday: Looked up some “to go to” restaurants on a travel blog and found one not too far away called “The Fatty Crab” at, SS/24/13 Taman Megah, Petaling Jaya. That was close to the Taman Bahagia train station about 4 … Continue reading

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9. The Chow Kit wet market

After a ride on the LRT and Monorail (see separate video) we made it to Chow Kit “wet” market. It is called “wet” because they sell fish, meat and poultry and the floors are generally wet so don’t wear slacks/trousers … Continue reading

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8. A Ride on the LRT driverless train and the Monorail

Come with me as I “drive” the LRT from University station to KL Sentral and then take a ride on the Monorail to Chow Kit market (See separate video of Chow Kit markets)     Click on a picture to … Continue reading

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7. Hawker food and sate

Today we planned on going to see friends Steven & Lynda and helping Lynda get used to her computer a little more in order that she could follow our travels. So, just a small breakfast of Cornflakes and bananas (Aussie … Continue reading

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6. The Petronas and KL Towers

We had been told “The bridge on the Petronas Towers is currently closed for maintenance” but we thought we would go anyway and have a look at the Petronas Twin Towers and the KL tower anyway. A short 4rmb (ringgit) … Continue reading

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Some shops restaurants etc.

Our local Mega-store in KL is Mid Valley / The Gardens Mall complex, the largest in KL and large means large!! It is only a 5rmb ($1.70AU) cab ride away and whilst there we took some shots of the various … Continue reading

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Food Glorious food

One of our restaurants was called “Olivers eating house” Oliver would have loved today 🙂 The day started with a trip to our friend Kimi’s parents place on the other side of KL in a suburb called Petaling Jaya. After … Continue reading

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