Kuala Lumpur: skyscrapers and street food! May 19th 2012 We arrived in Kuala Lumpur after a 4 hour bus ride from Penang in the middle of the afternoon and it was hectic! We were dropped off in the middle of the city and hadn't a clue where we were. As it turns out, we were walking distance from our hostel, which was great!
Our hostel was fairly bleak to be honest, just a cell with a bunk bed about 3 flights of stairs up but it would do! That nigh ... 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
So we have quit our jobs, packed our bags and are heading off on our travels! First stop China, then Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, New Zealand and finally Australia! In the words of Mark Twain "Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover." ... full info