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A few left over bits

Whilst “rummaging” around in our video section in Kuala Lumpur we found a few video bits that had been “orphaned”. So as the trip comes to an end we thought we would join them together as a “family”. As you … Continue reading

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3. Gurney night market Penang

Twenty two years ago we visited Penang and went to the Gurney Drive night market. So off we went in search thereof. We managed to find the market again but although it was still a great food area it seemed … Continue reading

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2. A great Indian meal and nice cab driver

On our last night in Penang we were looking for a restaurant where we could get a nice Indian meal and a beer or three. Unfortunately Muslim restaurants don’t serve beer. (How silly can you be) but the guys ran … Continue reading

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10. 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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7. Lunch at the hawker market

Lunch time, hmmmm what to eat, KFC?  pass on that today. Lets delve into the market around the corner from the hostel. Seafood? A bit heavy for lunch, satay.. a bit light. Then we came across a small stall selling … Continue reading

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6. The riverside in Guilin, China

A walk along the banks of The Peach Blossom River, Guilin. Nice wide streets and well laid out walking areas. Click on a picture to view full size and as a slide show. Click here to go to: 7. Lunch … Continue reading

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5. Buying food for lunch and dinner

When Michael at the Riverside Hostel, Guilin found we may be able to cook Australian style food he suggested we cook up a few dishes for the staff. Why not we thought and after looking at the kitchen and always … Continue reading

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4. Bloody electric scooters !!!!

Bloody annoying machines. These scooters come right up behind you without a sound, until they blast the horn. You cannot believe how frustrating and downright annoying these electric scooters can be. And there are thousands of them. People have said … Continue reading

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3. Li-Jiang river cruise

Up early and on the bus at 8.00am for a 45 minute trip to the pier to get on the boat for a four hour cruise up the Li river  weaving under the amazing limestone karsts of this beautiful area. … Continue reading

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2. Riverside Hostel Guilin

We chose to stay at The Riverside Hostel, Guilin which is situated in a quiet side street and is on the banks of The Peach Blossom River. The hostel has a lot of character and charm for travelers, not like … Continue reading

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