Malaysia - the final chapter... and Singapore March 15th 2009 Well I'm finally getting a turn at writing the blog-Gareth has been hogging it up until now (note from Gareth - this is untrue - Melissa not interested in blog up til now) so I've put my foot down and got artistic license to write this one.
Gareth left off in Sandakan just after we'd spent three days in the jungle. During the night in Sandakan I woke with a fever pain in all my muscles, clutch ... read more
Asia » Singapore Singapore was founded as a British trading colony in 1819. It joined the Malaysian Federation in 1963 but separated two years later and became independent. It subsequently became one of the world's most prosperous countries with strong international ... ... read more
We are Gareth and Melissa - two twentysomethings (for at least a few more months) who are taking a three month sabbatical from the following:
- Bad weather
- Credit crunch
- North east
- Reality TV shows
We have been married a few years now and as anyone who knows us will testify, we are fond of the old holidays.
To that end, we will be embarking on a tour of SE Asia beginning mid Feb 2009 and we reckon we will be visiting Thailand, Malaysian Borneo, Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos.
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