Travel Blogs from Tanah Rata, Malaysia

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Cameron Highlands bound, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands bound

A travel blog entry by the_saws1

... were very good. I put my jeans on to go out again, I haven't worn them in a few months and they are quite tight!!! Unbelievably Tanah Rata has a Starbucks and we camp out in it, mainly to use the internet but it's great.   Later on we decide to get ...

Tea Time in the Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Tea Time in the Highlands

A travel blog entry by bobner

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2007_10_31 Halloween abroad As it turns out, in Malaysia, they don't celebrate Halloween. This makes me so mad . . . especially after I purchased my cool tiger mask. Damn. I am ok with the situation since Cameron Highlands is wonderful. The air ...

Cameron highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron highlands

A travel blog entry by msenior1990

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... on which it lives). The Rafflesia can be found at altitudes of between 500 and 700 meters in the forests of Malaysia, Southern Thailand, Sumatra and Java in Indonesia. In these tropical rainforests, the climate is continuously warm and humid, with very ...

Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by loessmid

Even afkoelen in de bergen! Gisteren flinke jungle tocht gemaakt en theeplantages gezien! Vandaag naar het bos van ...

Cream teas, lemon vodka, action Jen, plantations, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cream teas, lemon vodka, action Jen, plantations

A travel blog entry by gj_farr

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MALAYSIA/Cameron Highlands The minibus transfer dropped us at our hotel. Result. No walking or connecting buses. It was a good start. The highlands were actually quite high. I thought they would be rolling hills but they were actual real live mountains. ...

Rescued!, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Rescued!

A travel blog entry by mprocter1988

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... to understand me despite speaking little English and dropped everything he was intending to do on his way along this path to take me back to Tanah Rata. On my way back the driver showed me where I would of ended up if I had continued. It turns out that I ...

Chilly Cameron Highlands, Cameron Highlands, Malaysia travel blog

Chilly Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by sharlie

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As we're waaaay behind with the blog due to beautiful beaches and islands distracting us we'll just provide a quick overview of what we did in the next few places - soz! In Cameron Highlands we:   Did a day trip and went to a tea plantation, ...

Cooling down in the Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cooling down in the Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by rachandandytrip

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... course...) and a pot of tea....laaaaavly.  After this, we enjoyed a nice gentle walk along the valley bottom back to Tanah Rata through shady forest, always following the stream. Despite all this action, it was still only early afternoon, so we had ...

Gunung Brinchang high point, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Gunung Brinchang high point

A travel blog entry by the_schwerz

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... . The jungle trek was 3.5km and back down by road it was going to be 11km. It was a really long day and we got back to Tanah Rata at 5pm. For dinner in the evening, I went out with Sydney plus a couple of new people we meet back at the hostel, Grant and ...

Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by terryandlauren

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... , just how we like it - and the journey gets very nice in the last hour as we ascend through the hills to the town of Tanah Rata in the Cameron Highlands. We get dropped off at Fathers guest house and have a large room which stays cool all day. The rain ...

Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by lajsoper

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... , so you saw lots of purple orchids as we travelled along the highway. The area grows all the cool climate vegetables for Malaysia, so the steep hills have been terraced into farms which have been covered by plastic domes to protect the fruit , vegetables ...

Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by dgvp

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... views were spectacular though! Travelling up the mountains through the rain forests, tea and strawberry plantations. When we arrived in Tanah Rata however it was a touch disappointing as very built up for tourist with loads of souvenir shops and not much ...

BIlder, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

BIlder

A travel blog entry by nikarl

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Vi har nu tagit oss till Cameron Highlands och Tanah Rata. Här kommer lite bilder från Resan till Malaysia, George Town och Cameron highlands. Kram /K&N ...

Bus to highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Bus to highlands

A travel blog entry by toddmchenry

Today in a nutshell - a bus to the Cameron Highlands staying in Tanah Rata, followed by meeting up with Doriane and Alvin who we met in Melaka. And a new face, Wout (pronounced Vault with no "L") from Holland. We played cards, drank disgusting but cheap ...

Cameron Highlands, Cameron Highlands, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by bryupdates

Ahhhh where to begin!?? Once again I have been very lazy with the blog updates, sorrrrrry!!! I do believe the last time I blogged I was in Penang. Well I'm now in the Cameron Highlands, not for much longer though as we leave for Kuala Lumpur tomorrow. ...

Mobile Update, Cameron Highlands, Malaysia travel blog

Mobile Update

A travel blog entry by bryupdates

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The bee ...

Anyone For Tea?, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Anyone For Tea?

A travel blog entry by lucy_erving

Hello Am in the centre of the Cameron Highlands which are stunning, but in a completely different way to the beaches. It has lots of rolling mountains, which are covered in rainforest, or tea plantations, or strawberry fields. This had a very big ...

Fresh Air, Green Hills, Good Tea - is this Asia?, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Fresh Air, Green Hills, Good Tea - is this Asia?

A travel blog entry by baggywiggles

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... the fertile soil and cool climate is especially suited to this. In particular the area is famous for it's tea plantations. As we approached Tanah Rata we saw this first hand as large swathes of the land either side of the main road had been razed and were ...

Cameron Highlands day 2, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands day 2

A travel blog entry by fam_hennekes

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Om 09:00 vertrokken we voor onze dag tour die ons langs enkele farms zal voeren. Als eerste de theeplantage en fabriek van BOH "Sungei Palas" aangedaan. Hier op 1505 mtr hoogte in een gebied van 234 hectare produceert men 600 Kg thee bladeren p/dg. We ...

Tanah Rata, Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Tanah Rata, Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by dannyandjess

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... hours on the bus going constantly uphill very, very slowly (the bus was at least as old as me!), we finally arrived at Tanah Rata in the Cameron Highlands. This area is covered in tea plantations and we are surrounded by tall, tree-covered hills and are ...

Tea Plantations, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Tea Plantations

A travel blog entry by griffig1

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After a fairly slow start I set out for the local tea plantation. As luck would have it this involved walking past/through a golf course. I was already convincing myself ever increasingly large amounts of money could justifiably be spent on a round. As I ...

Meeting people is easy, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Meeting people is easy

A travel blog entry by jurjenwestra

Gezien onze korte tijd in Maleisië moeten we keuzes maken, in dit geval tussen het naar gezegd wordt oudste regenwoud ter wereld (Taman Negara) en theeplantages en oerwoud op hoogte (Cameron Highlands). We kozen voor het laatste omdat we pas nog door ...

Trek up Gunung Brinchang, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Trek up Gunung Brinchang

A travel blog entry by beckie268

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We woke up to a clear, cool, dry day, which was the perfect weather for climbing the 6666 feet up Gunung Brinchang to the highest point in the Cameron Highlands. A taxi dropped us off on the road and pointed us in the right direction. It started on the ...

Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by lauraanddanny

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Cameron Highlands is such a beautful place.  Very relaxed and chilled out.  High up in the middle of Malaysia it is full of tea plantations and strawberry fields.  We did a tour around the highlands learning how they produce tea and ...

High Tea, Cameron Highlands, Malaysia travel blog

High Tea

A travel blog entry by sctravels

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... farms and speckled with tea plantations as far as the eyes can see.  As opposed to other adventure locations I have visited in Malaysia if you are willing to "hoof it"this one you could do on your own for the most part without having to hire a tour. ...

Cameron Highlands, Cameron Highlands, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by tintin_824

        Estimated time ng dating namin sa Cameron ay 5-6pm, but since CNY at grabe ang naabutan naming taffic jam, nadagdagan pa ang oras ng trip nmin. From 3.5 hrs naging 5 hrs ang byahe namin, puro zigzag at pataas ang dinaanan ...

Colonial Days, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Colonial Days

A travel blog entry by jsynomad

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... gardens - it was like entering a hidden world. Thankfully the rain stopped and as we approached the main town of Tanah Rata there were several mock Tudor style hotels and houses. Stayed at the helpful and friendly Fathers Guest House where I was ...

Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by gbrocklebank

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Fathers Guesthouse Highlights: being cold for a couple of days(!) beautiful mossy forest walk (seeing lots of pitcher plants and wild orchids) and BOH tea plantation visit and the short walk back through the forest to ...

Tea, Rain and Concrete Strawberries, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Tea, Rain and Concrete Strawberries

A travel blog entry by teamwells

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We took a morning minivan the 4 hours from Penang to Tanah Rata in the Cameron Highlands. The strawberry and tea bowl of Malaysia. The Cameron Highlands were popular with the Brits as a cool retreat from the hot climate of the coasts. Here the temperature ...

Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by evedaniels

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... hot water in Asia. We only picked up two other people which gave us a chance to sprawl out in the minibus and congratulate Malaysia on having a legal, fully functioning form of transport which enabled us to get from A to B without feeling too hot, too ...

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