Travel Blogs from Tanah Rata, Malaysia

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Day 20 - Another long drive, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Day 20 - Another long drive

A travel blog entry by gab4ever

Today I took the local bus from Kuala Tahan to Jerantut so I could pick up my car and I could drive to Cameron Highlands. The bus ride was fun, the driver seemed to be in a hurry, but his driving was good. I walked back to the hotel and got my car. I ...

Nature walk, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Nature walk

A travel blog entry by ryansarah

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We woke and went for a nature walk in the morning to beat the afternoon rain. Success. We walked trail 4 and part of 6. We walked until early afternoon and got some lunch then went back to our place to chill. Sarah and I had homemade scones for afternoon ...

Destination 10 – Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Destination 10 – Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by t-dot

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... another jungle hiking day. We got up later than we planned and grabbed a quick breakfast. We headed a couple kilometres into Tanah Rata to grab some drinks and snacks for the hike and then continued a couple minutes out of town to ...

Jungle Time!, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Jungle Time!

A travel blog entry by tylerandtori

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We opted for the cheapest bus to take us to Tanah Rata, which is located in the Cameron Highlands region. This bus was an old "chugger" that was passed by every other car/truck/bus on the road. At times, we werent sure if it would make it up hills! The ...

Fergus. Of The Rings., Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Fergus. Of The Rings.

A travel blog entry by travelgeezer

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... wrong I'm finding). The curries are awesome. Over the last few days I've been all over them. The day after my first full day in Tanah Rata I jumped on another tour for lack of anything better to do. I ended up with a Swiss dude and an Irishman going to go ...

The Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

The Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by worldofthewards

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... 1/2 hours (including a short comfort break) of sleeping, shite films, even worse indian music, blogging and reading we arrived in Tanah Rata. After checking into our digs we had a wander around the town, grabbing some food and sussing out the local ...

Back in the Shires, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Back in the Shires

A travel blog entry by footloose_steve

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... the river below.  Only Kay’s helping hand prevented me from taking the quick way down. Our last full day in Malaysia was spent touring the local ‘tourist attractions.’  We were forced to endure an annoying Sri Lankan family ...

Cameron Highlands i jego uroki, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands i jego uroki

A travel blog entry by rudawiewiora

... zadowoleni, szczególnie że pogoda była perfekcyjny, słoneczko od rana do samego popołudnia. Wracamy do Tanah Rata i kierujemy się odrazu w stronę Restauranu Kumar, bo zdążyliśmy porządnie ...

Opuszczamy stolicę Malezji, Tanah Rata, Malezja travel blog

Opuszczamy stolicę Malezji

A travel blog entry by rudawiewiora

... kręta. Nasz kierowca pędzi jak szalony i praktycznie już po 4 godzinach dojeżdżamy do Tanah Rata, jednego z trzech miasteczek w Cameron Highlands, które jest najwyżej położonym obszarem w Malezji. Pierwsze ...

Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by rskybackpackers

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Day 2: Bus Journey After what was supposed to be a 4 hour bus journey ended up taking 8 hours, we finally arrived in the beautiful Cameron Highlands at 8 in the evening. After searching in the dark for our hostel with two guys we met as we got off the ...

Aujourd'hui 14h et il ne pleut toujours pas !!!, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Aujourd'hui 14h et il ne pleut toujours pas !!!

A travel blog entry by gil_ave

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Ce matin, réveil difficile et quelques courbatures dues au Jungle Treck d'hier, mais nous nous sommes quand même motivés à retourner marcher.   L'objectif du jour : Gunung Beremban (1812m) Et bien objectif atteint mon capitaine ! Nous sommes ...

Home from Home, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Home from Home

A travel blog entry by lauren-hadleigh

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3rd June Cameron Highlands We got a minivan from Georgetown to Tanah Rata, Cameron Highlands. We had to sit at the back, which as we have experienced before, it was bumpy to say the least. Not to mention the small squashed seats. Rozanna, Ryan ...

Strawberry Fields Forever, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Strawberry Fields Forever

A travel blog entry by briankerr

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... with our choice to go to Tanah Rata during our  last week with Rachel for a year! When we got into the town of Tanah Rata the tourism office helped us book an attic space at Twin Pines Chalet.  It worried me a bit that the logo for their ...

Nice Tea, But Where Are All The Strawberries?, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Nice Tea, But Where Are All The Strawberries?

A travel blog entry by peteandliz

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On Saturday morning (11 February) we finally made it to the Cameron Highlands and the town of Tanah Rata. The Cameron Highlands is a large expanse of jungle high up in the mountains (well, about 5000 feet), broken up by agricultural land as the soil is ...

Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by ger

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After we were on the beach for a couple of days we decided to head to the jungle. We found our way in the Cameron Highlands for a few days before ...

The cool Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

The cool Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by keiron_sophie

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... we visited a tea plantation and tea factory, but also did a trek into the 'mossy forest' - part of the oldest jungle in Malaysia! We arrived late in the afternoon yesterday and are just staying till tomorrow so thought a tour would be a good way to ...

DAY 9- THE CAMEROON HIGHLANDS, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

DAY 9- THE CAMEROON HIGHLANDS

A travel blog entry by hannahneo

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... them away and this is how it's grown so large. The final part on our itinerary was the 4th largest Buddhist temple in Malaysia. Very peaceful with koi carp ponds set about. It started to ran heavily so our guide dropped us off back at our guesthouse and ...

A little bit of England in Malaysia, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

A little bit of England in Malaysia

A travel blog entry by gazhams

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Absolutely chucked it down during the night which wasn't a good sign as I had to get the boat at 8 in the morning and if it was anything like the boat trip over to the islands I was in for a rough ride. The boat ride wasn't that rough but the rain fell ...

A Proper Cup of Tea, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

A Proper Cup of Tea

A travel blog entry by tickettoride

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... tea the Cameron Highlands will be a highlight along the Southeast Asian banana pancake trail. The Cameron Highlands are Malaysia's most extensive hill stations covering 712 square kilometers and are internationally known for their strawberry fields and ...

Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by yonemo

Cameron ...

The rolling hills of the Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

The rolling hills of the Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by laurebondoux

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After c.4 hours of the most comfortable bus ride ever (huge reclining seats), we arrived in Tanah Rata where we would be based to explore the Cameron Highlands from. The last hour of the bus ride was already quite impressive, going higher and higher ...

Jurina Hill Lodge, Tanah Rata (Cameron Highlands), Tanah Rata, Perak, Malaysia travel blog

Jurina Hill Lodge, Tanah Rata (Cameron Highlands)

A travel blog entry by mbrouns

Volgende ochtend werd iedereen op tijd wakker en hebben we de taxichauffeur maar gebeld of hij een uurtje eerder kon komen. Dat lukte en we zaten dus al om 9.00 uur in de taxi richting Tapah, een plaatsje aan de voet van de highlands waar we met een bus ...

Cameron Highlands - Strawberries, Tea and Tourists, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands - Strawberries, Tea and Tourists

A travel blog entry by natandross

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... the British ruled in Malaysia as a place for the 'rich folk' to escape the heat of the coastal towns. Arriving in Tanah Rata we immediately noticed a significant drop in temperature, it probably didn't reach more than 25 degrees the whole time we were ...

Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by ed_douglass

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we go to the caeron highlands with no idea what to expect. we meet many cool people. and play many rounds of ring of death/fire. Get to know Bridget and mark and decide to go up to penang with them (aussies)ps nice stolen cooker mark ...

A taste of home, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

A taste of home

A travel blog entry by nickmorris

... being, as we still have yet to find an internet cafe that will let us plug our camera in to upload our pictures!! Tanah Rata on the other had was much less spectacular than its surroundings. Its colonial architecture made it seem just like the front of a ...

Beautiful Respite From Heat & Humidity, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Beautiful Respite From Heat & Humidity

A travel blog entry by shariandbob

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... we got to KL and realized how hot it can be so close to the equator. So we took a 4-hour bus ride from KL to Tanah Rata in the Cameron Highlands, which is a small town at 4,000 feet. The area is known for tea plantations that were started almost100 years ...

Jungle Walk no.1, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Jungle Walk no.1

A travel blog entry by lostinasia

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... Walk number one, the treak to the peak of Berinchang or Gunung Berinchang (Mt  Berinchang).  I walked from the town of Tanah Rata cutting through some strawberry farms and the lush golf course for the 5km walk to the next town of Brinchang. From ...

Strawberry this strawberry that!, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Strawberry this strawberry that!

A travel blog entry by ant325

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... sites. I had a wander around town and booked a half day tour the next morning. It encompassed everything there was in Tanah Rata and nearby Brinchang. Stopped at a rose garden, butterfly and insect park, bee sanctuary, a temple, markets and the ...

Cameron Highlands Highlights, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands Highlights

A travel blog entry by robyntravel

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... . The temperature significantly cooler than down in the lowlands, a light breeze ruffling the trees surrounding the quaint town of Tanah Rata. After a few confusing moments at street corners we found Fathers Guest House. The place is very clean orderly ...

Rafflesia, The World's Biggest Flower, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Rafflesia, The World's Biggest Flower

A travel blog entry by steve-n-miri

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... 8217;d left China nine months ago. We took it easy on the following day, just wandering from our guest house, situated on a hill above Tanah Rata, into town for lunch. On our final day in the Cameron Highlands we decided to do one of the many walks in the ...

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