The road to "rain town" October 21st 2011 It's been a week, so here's an update. We spent a few days exploring KL and visited the bird park and Batu caves. The caves have a number of Hindu temples inside and we were made to feel very welcome with a free and rather tasty lunch offered to us by local families serving food at the temple. Inside the cave we heard many bats and saw jungle millipede, a giant centipede, a cave racer s ... read more
Asia » Malaysia » Perak » Taiping 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
We're a recently married couple off on an adventure. We've just finished a cycle tour through Malaysia, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam and Laos. Now we're backpacking through Japan, Borneo and New Zealand.
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