Tea and Scones at 2,000ft October 9th 2007 Severe sunburn (the result of snorkeling, I blame the fish - they are too pretty, you spend all that time looking down and then the sun gets mad and takes it out on your back) caused me to retreat, like generations of colonial Englishmen before me to the cool, refreshing climate of Malaysia's hill stations. To the Cameron Highlands in the central north peninsular, 2,000 ft up and you're almost 9,0 ... read more
Asia » Malaysia » Pahang » Tanah Rata 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
A Rake's progress. I'm going Westway to the World. Like Biggles in the Orient I'm looking for Gin in Teacups and Cannons at Dawn, searching for my own private Arcadia. I'll find it somewhere over the railings.
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