2012 - Bali June 3rd 2012 Kuala Lumpur (KL) Malaysia
We flew from Saigon to Malaysia and caught the bus into Kuala Lumpur Central Station. We drove through multiple motorway tollgates and past housing areas, rows and rows of identical attached houses, then a gap and another area of rows and rows of the same, same but different identical houses. Then as we got closer to KL the housing changed to apartment building ... read more
Asia » Indonesia » Bali » Ubud The Dutch began to colonize Indonesia in the early 17th century; the islands were occupied by Japan from 1942 to 1945. Indonesia declared its independence after Japan's surrender, but it required four years of intermittent negotiations, recurring hos... ... read more
We love backpacking around SE Asia. We blog to keep interested family and friends up to date with our travels, but also to give travelers an idea of local costs.
2007: We traveled for 6 months through Vietnam, Thailand, India, Cambodia and Laos.
2012: We traveled for 6 months through Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia.
2015: We are going to travel for 6months through Philippines, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Thailand and Malaysia
Language was never a problem, we never felt unsafe and we never had anything stolen. We would do it again in a flash and definitely recommend it!
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