Travel Blogs from Ipoh, Malaysia

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Trip to Ipoh, Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

Trip to Ipoh

A travel blog entry by jackie_n_james

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... sat right in front of the camera (so that made the movie that much better). We left the next morning on a public bus to head to Ipoh (ee-po). When we got dropped off at the bus terminal we assumed we knew where we were going but had to wander around a ...

Waterslides, rides, AND a petting zoo? OH BOY!, Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

Waterslides, rides, AND a petting zoo? OH BOY!

A travel blog entry by jackie_n_james

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... it was a little funny. We've actually started to notice a change in who honks at us from when we were in Thailand to Malaysia now. Taxi's that wanted to get our attention were the ones in Thailand that did it and although they still do in Malaysia we've ...

Kellie Castle,Perak Tong & The City That Tin Built, Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

Kellie Castle,Perak Tong & The City That Tin Built

A travel blog entry by fouritchyfeet

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... bus to go to the budda caves, the buses here are mostly new and go regularly it feels like we are finally travelling again, Malaysia please don't change! The people who work in the bus station and on the buses are so friendly and helpful, so we were ...

Where Six Feet Have Already been..., Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

Where Six Feet Have Already been...

A travel blog entry by fouritchyfeet

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... "tourist" service in sight - love it. Train left at two, read some more, Claire doing sudoku, lauren reading, all relaxing. Malaysia really is amazing. Watched from the train and at one point, just after Taiping, we went through a section of full ...

Ipoh,Unexpectedly  Busy Day In A Quiet City, Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

Ipoh,Unexpectedly Busy Day In A Quiet City

A travel blog entry by venoth

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... . I wonder if they would be able to serve at this price in Kuala Lumpur, surely the hotel would be full everyday. Thats Ipoh is guess, food is cheap as always. Everything is made to order, nothing is precooked therefore, you have to wait some time before ...

Ipoh, do you?! Sampling Rich coffee in Ipoh, Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

Ipoh, do you?! Sampling Rich coffee in Ipoh

A travel blog entry by peanutspoppy

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... . The concept of mixing butter with coffee beans is what put Ipoh's coffee on the map and now you can get it all over Malaysia in fancy packaging. As it was Sunday we thought we would visit the flea market. Locals crowded the tiny streets where you could ...

Ipoh and Soh, Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

Ipoh and Soh

A travel blog entry by tomandamanda

... and then straight for Ipoh.  We were welcomed with huge arms by Soh, Amanda's nanny from when she was young, living in Malaysia.  We arrived late in the afternoon, and had a nap before dinner which was prepared by Soh for us, since the rains ...

Gunung Lang Recreational Park....A Budget Treat, Kampung Tembok, Malaysia travel blog

Gunung Lang Recreational Park....A Budget Treat

A travel blog entry by venoth

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... Malay language.      This place is located at the end of Kuala Kangsar Road, just a mere 5 Kilometres from Ipoh town and right before the North Ipoh exit heading into the North South Highway. This was once a mining pond, ...

Castles and Cave Temples, Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

Castles and Cave Temples

A travel blog entry by heathermills

... outside the local travel agent which would take us on a two hour trip north west to Ipoh, the third largest city in Malaysia . The city of Ipoh was originally founded on tin mining but it has not been developed as much as KL with many of the old buildings ...

The Brief Journey Back To Ipoh, Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

The Brief Journey Back To Ipoh

A travel blog entry by venoth

... , we headed back to Ipoh and the journey back was not too bad after all, the jam had subsided and the journey was smooth. In Ipoh, we arrived just about midnight and along the journey, most of the kids had already slept. We were glad in a way that we made ...

Georgetown -> Ipoh, Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

Georgetown -> Ipoh

A travel blog entry by france_rejean

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... ville mais nous sommes arrive 15 min trop tard pour attrapper le bus. Nous avons donc changer les plans. Nous sommes actuellement a Ipoh. Pas un grand trajet 2:00 + 30 minutes de trafique. Nous cherchions un hotel dans le coin de la gare d'autobus. ...

Unsere kleine Farm, Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

Unsere kleine Farm

A travel blog entry by serku77

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... ab. Unser Taxifahrer schüttelt ungläubig (ist Hindu, der darf das) den Kopf und lässt eine Schimpftirade auf Malaysia ab. So funktioniere dieses Land. Niemand schaue zu den armen Touristen und wenn das so weiter gehe, käme bald niemand ...

Day 60, Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

Day 60

A travel blog entry by jessievilla

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... he's too scared to now. Anyway, after I'd calmed down....................... went to the cave temples. These are amazing places. Ipoh is built around lots of limestone cliffs and there are these temples that have been built inside the limestone caves. ...

Visiting relatives (oh so many!), Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

Visiting relatives (oh so many!)

A travel blog entry by jonnyontour

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... as my cousin's daughter (my second-neice??) and I can't (for the life of me) remember their names! I struggle to like Malaysia...it just isn't me, especially after being born and raised in NZ. It's a far cry from Singapore, where everyone's polite, ...

Christmas In Ipoh, Buntong, Malaysia travel blog

Christmas In Ipoh

A travel blog entry by venoth

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This trip was meant to celebrate Christmas with some of my relatives back in Ipoh, a small city in north Peninsular Malaysia which is capital of the state of Perak. In this particular entry, I have merged three days activities into an abridged version ...

Perak Tong Cave Temple, Kampung Tawas, Malaysia travel blog

Perak Tong Cave Temple

A travel blog entry by venoth

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... there is a passageway through the caves that leads to the peak where one can catch a panoramic view of the city of Ipoh. Unfortunately, by the time I arrived, the temple main gate had closed and I was only allowed to take photographs from the exterior of ...

Cameron Highlands, Jungle adventure, Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands, Jungle adventure

A travel blog entry by graemeandgordon

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... that was enouygh of the Cameron Highlands, and booked my onward journey to the Perentian Islands, off the North East coast of Malaysia. They were recommended by a french canadian girl, I met in Singapore. I had weanted to go to Taman Negara, the national ...

5th Stop - Dinner At The Famous Wooleys, Taman Canning, Malaysia travel blog

5th Stop - Dinner At The Famous Wooleys

A travel blog entry by venoth

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... old one too. There are numerous stalls for you to choose from and indeed, would be spoilt for choices. The price is also very cheap. Unlike Kuala Lumpur, it is very difficult to finish a RM 100 note here in Ipoh.      A definite must try. ...

An Evening Spent On Flower Photography, Guntong, Malaysia travel blog

An Evening Spent On Flower Photography

A travel blog entry by venoth

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This entry is mainly to showcase some of the photographs taken on this particular evening in Ipoh. Since this was my last evening here and the next day I am returning back to Kuala Lumpur, I did not want to stress myself by going far in search of a ...

Thaipusam In Ipoh, Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

Thaipusam In Ipoh

A travel blog entry by venoth

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... period, I felt that I might as well record what I can during my stay here.       Thaipusam in Malaysia is celebrated in many Lord Murugan Temples across the country and the most famous ones being Batu Caves in Kuala Lumpur, ...

Cave Temples and Colds!, Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

Cave Temples and Colds!

A travel blog entry by teambrazier

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... I managed to sleep all the way to Ipoh which I was a bit disappointed about as the scenery should have been amazing. We arrived in Ipoh and checked into a pretty nice hotel. However, I felt so rough I went straight to bed. The next day I didn't feel much ...

A Hidden Gem In Ipoh, Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

A Hidden Gem In Ipoh

A travel blog entry by venoth

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... areas showed signs of normalcy. It was a long drive out heading back. At about evening, I decided to sway over to the city of Ipoh which lies in the state of Perak. Ipoh, previously a tin mining city, is the capital of the state of Perak....the state that ...

The Birth Of A Short Trip To Taiping Zoo, Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

The Birth Of A Short Trip To Taiping Zoo

A travel blog entry by venoth

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... ; Well, I am not going to be talking about that now but despite that I was planning to do an entry on the cave temples in Ipoh, which is rich in limestone caves, I was unable to somehow due to my time and schedules. Since this came up, I was happy that I ...

Cave Temples of Ipoh, Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

Cave Temples of Ipoh

A travel blog entry by gt2k

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Quite a cluster of cave temples around Ampang. The most popular ones are Perak Caves along Jalan Kuala Kangsar and Sam Poh Caves at jalan Gopeng. Caves were pretty packed with people and worshippers over chinese new year. Headed to perak caves first in ...

Ihhh-poh, ein Bilderbuch-Griff ins Klo, Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

Ihhh-poh, ein Bilderbuch-Griff ins Klo

A travel blog entry by zwanzigdreizehn

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... anderen. Warum Ipoh? Es liegt auf dem Weg nach Kuala Lumpur und soll ein kulinarisches Paradies sein. Der landesweit vermarktete Ipoh White Coffee soll eine Spezialität seinesgleichen sein, die man in zahlreichen Cafés genießen kann. Tatsächlich? ...

Ipoh, Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

Ipoh

A travel blog entry by wheresindi

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... hotel (being charged over double what we should have been grrr!). Lesson for next time… but the taxi drivers were a downside of Malaysia, so many of them say they don’t have a meter and just overprice the journey. At the hotel we were given a ...

Ipoh, Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

Ipoh

A travel blog entry by em_n_abs

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Hor Fun, Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

Hor Fun

A travel blog entry by noodlesandrice

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... us fantastic scenic views, down from the hills and then past limestone peaks, but that was probably my favourite thing about our visit to Ipoh. We only stayed for one night, enticed by the promise of good food. The Hor Fun noodles were tasty but not worth ...

Tong Cave Temple, Ipoh, Perak, Ipoh, Malaysia travel blog

Tong Cave Temple, Ipoh, Perak

A travel blog entry by venoth

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... is only visible when you personally visit the temple. I hope in future, I could do a full blog on the cave temples of Ipoh which mainly cover Taoist, Buddhist and Hindu Temples. After visiting this place for about 1 hour, I left for Kuala Lumpur as the ...

Freezin my ass off in the Cameron highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Freezin my ass off in the Cameron highlands

A travel blog entry by marcmsm

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... a much bigger town than i expected and its at a pretty high altitude hence the cold which i guess i never expected for tropical Malaysia. My first evening consisted of eating a shed load of Indian food which was great and checked out the jungle bar back ...

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