'Malaysia Truly Asia' - Taman Negara & Kuala Lumpur April 20th 2010 Hi all,
So this blog begins with the portion of our trip that began in Taman Negara - the beautiful, and quite old, rainforest located in Central Malaysia. Here we did most of our trekking with a guide named Asli - a local tour guide, and only 21 years old. He was quite good though...his father's also in the tour guide business and so he told us that he learned everything he knew from his f ... read more
Asia » Malaysia » Wilayah Persekutuan » Kuala Lumpur During the late 18th and 19th centuries, Great Britain established colonies and protectorates in the area of current Malaysia; these were occupied by Japan from 1942 to 1945. In 1948, the British-ruled territories on the Malay Peninsula formed the Fe... ... read more
Our journey started on February 16, 2005, when we met in New York City. We became inseparable from the very first day we met, began dating, fell in love, and moved in together in SoHo, N.Y.C. Our lives, now intertwined, took a very adventurous turn as we moved to Japan. While living in Japan for a year I (Larry) taught English as a second language in Shin Uryasu-shi and Melanie was Ariel in a performance of 'The Little Mermaid' at Disney Sea in Tokyo. After Japan, we realized how much we enjoyed traveling and decided to move to South Korea.
During our first year in Sout... full info