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Oceania » Australia » Victoria June 16th 2016

Geo: -37.7772, 145.461We had a relaxing morning yesterday, then started the journey home.Short flight from Langkawi to KL.Last minute duty free shopping at the airport, then an overnight flight back to Melbourne.A quick pickup of luggage and relatively short customs queue.Said bye-bye to Deb and Geoff, then jumped in a cab back to Jen and Pete's to collect our car.Drove the back-way home to avoid city traffic, and had a long shower to make ourselves feel vaguely human again.Bags unpacked, presents laid out on the dining table, washing in the machine and Kate now having a snooze.A great holiday was had by all :-)D&K... read more

Asia » Malaysia June 14th 2016

Geo: 6.29511, 99.726Last full day, so out to the shops for perfume and prezzies.Out to The Cliff for a Seafood dinner and waterspout show.... read more
Seafood for two
Mixed dessert
Shadows on the sand

Asia » Malaysia June 13th 2016

Geo: 6.29511, 99.726The girls had a Batik class and brought home the results.Then off to the Oriental Village for the 3D World adventure.Bumper Cars for the boys, then dinner at the resort.... read more
Deb at work
Kate with Pearl
Kate the Angel

Asia » Malaysia June 12th 2016

Geo: 6.29511, 99.726Off to the Wildlife Park - feeding the birds and animals.Finished with photos with a Kite and a Hornbill.Shopping for prezzies on the way back.Swimming then out to the Cactus Restaurant for dinner.... read more
Crazy budgies
Eagle feeding

Asia » Malaysia June 11th 2016

Geo: 6.29511, 99.726Off to the Crocodile farm, where they rescue disfigured crocodiles and give them a place to live. Watched the feeding of the crocs and Kate fed a baby croc.Out on a yacht for a sunset dinner cruise.... read more
Kissing a croc
Jen and Pete
In the net

Asia » Malaysia June 10th 2016

Geo: 6.29511, 99.726Kate started the day with an upset tummy, so we stayed around the resort in the morning.Feeling better in the afternoon, the girls went into town to get pedicures.While they were out, Derek's tummy decided to mutiny.Dinner at the resort, and a bad movie on the TV.... read more
View of pool at night

Asia » Malaysia June 9th 2016

Geo: 6.32, 99.85Mary drove us around the island. - Batik factory, antiques gift shop, glass blowing, Black Sand Beach, Thai temple and Eagle point.Wandered the main street of Cenang and had dinner at Sun Cafe.... read more
Cave under Thai temple
Kate at Eagle Point.

Asia » Malaysia June 8th 2016

Geo: 6.32, 99.85Island hopping tour today - visited a huge fresh water lake, saw dozens of sea eagles feeding and swam in the warm sea water. Our guide didn't speak much, but it was a fun trip.Off to Cenang Mall in the afternoon, then out to Orkid Ria for a seafood feast.Crepes and coffees on the way home = more yum!... read more
Soaring eagles
Monkey with bottle
Beach panorama

Asia » Malaysia June 7th 2016

Geo: 6.29511, 99.726Kate was sick at breakfast, so we had a quiet day around the resort.Deb and Geoff went to the Oriental Village for 3D photos. Jen and Pete had massages.More swimming in the arvo and out to The Brasserie for dinner.... read more
Beach sunset

Asia » Malaysia June 6th 2016

Geo: 6.32, 99.85Up early and off for the Mangroves Tour. Relaxing on the beach, Kate playing with crabs at the Fish Farm.Off to the Bat Cave and the cute monkeys.Lunch at the Fish Farm, then getting rained on, on the way back.Swimming and relaxing afternoon with wine and beer. Dinner at the resort = yum!... read more
Bat cave
Feeding stingray

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