Oompa Loompa Kuala Lumpur! December 21st 2010 Arriving at KLs Low Cost Carrier Terminal at 2:30 in the morning after a 14 hour flight preceeded by two nights detention at a snowy Stansted is an assault on all the senses. The heat & humidity on leaving the basic terminal was welcome after the long haul chill of farts & bad breath from a large number of folk in a pressurised tube being recirculated through a dry ice air-conditioning unit. Half ... read more
Asia » Malaysia » 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
Let me firstly introduce myself to t'internet.
I have very little recollection of my early years growing up in the Tropics until I was adopted at the age of two by a lady who worked at Paignton Zoo.
She became my benefactor in England, providing me with very comfortable accommodation & a reasonable standard of living until her sad demise, late 2004 after what can only be described as a bizarre gardening accident. After her death, I was adopted by a generous - if not kind - couple, who owned a small human of their own, up in the frozen north. They took it upon themselves to yank me from ... full info