Travel Blogs from Tanah Rata, Malaysia

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Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by upandaway_gk

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... stehen. Also essen wir unsere Proviant-Früchte und gehen durch den Wald (und später Gemüsegärten) wieder zurück nach Tanah Rata. Schon am nächsten Tag versuchen wir wieder unser Glück, diesmal auf dem Gunung Brinchang. Schon von Anfang an ist das ...

Into the mountains, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Into the mountains

A travel blog entry by gilesandjane

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Our gateway to the tea plantations of the Cameron ...

Brenda Warren, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Brenda Warren

A travel blog entry by noodlesandrice

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... corrugated iron shacks, chickens clucking by the roadside and glum looking dogs sat upright in the gutter before we arrived at our destination. Tanah Rata is tiny and laid back and I love it. We're staying in a place called Kang Traveller's Lodge ...

Three days to Dry a Pair of Socks !!, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Three days to Dry a Pair of Socks !!

A travel blog entry by pmaustin

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Three days to dry a Pair of Socks We were still enjoying Tanah Rata so booked with "J" to stay another night. I had to really as the flipping !!! under wear and socks would not dry. !!! The days are blue sky's here and about 20 – 24 degrees, as I ...

BOH - The Best of the (Cameron)  Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

BOH - The Best of the (Cameron) Highlands

A travel blog entry by whereugoing

... an hour (on the side of the road) for a replacement bus. When it finally arrived we realized we would be arriving at the town of Tanah Rata in the dark with no hotel to go to. I hate when that happens! It all worked out though, we found a cheezy place ...

Un peu comme a la maison?, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Un peu comme a la maison?

A travel blog entry by 2011entong

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... le sens du business des uns ou par la force de travail des autres. Depuis quelques mois (septembre 2010), le symbole 1 Malaysia a fleurit dans tout pays : volonte de rassembler les cmmunautes derriere un meme symbole, volonte de tolerance et d'excellence ...

Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by janetmorgan

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Janet the TEA POT is in her element. Being surrounded by tea Plantations gives me an excellent excuse to get drunk on tea. Local tea here is called BOH.The locals translate it as 'Best of Highlands" Spent yesterday at the local Orangeville village ...

La rafflesia e il volo nel torrente, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

La rafflesia e il volo nel torrente

A travel blog entry by kokoape

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... in totale e tutti simpatici. Bene! Arrivati al punto di partenza del sentiero tutti si spogliano di maglie e maglioni che avevamo su a Thana Rata, qui siamo più in basso e si muore di caldo, ma ancora nulla rispetto a quando si entra in foresta. Ci sono ...

Tea anyone?, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Tea anyone?

A travel blog entry by hedwig_the_bear

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We continued south east on a bus journey to the Cameron Highlands, staying in small town called Tanah Rata. High up in the mountains, where temperatures dropped to 20 degrees C (we have been used to a constant 32 degree heat), we froze! We actually had ...

Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by time

Heute morgen um 9.00 haben wir KL verlassen und den Bus nach Tanah Rata in den Cameron Highlands genommen. Die Stadt selber ist eine totale Entaeuschung, da hier alles sehr touristisch ist. Der Dschungel jedoch ist genial. Kurz nach unserer Ankunft ...

Rain rain rain, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Rain rain rain

A travel blog entry by davidandamy1

... of little piles of food placed on huge leaves on our table. We were glutenous pigs to be honest but it was the highlight in Tanah Rata. We've decided to travel clockwise round Malaysia so we could at least go back if the weather is better next time. ...

Cameron Highs, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highs

A travel blog entry by m.the.vagabond

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Wow! It rained every day I was in Tanah Rata, in the Cameron Highlands of Malaysia, where the high temperatures probably never exceeded 68 degrees Fahrenheit (20 Celsius).  Despite feeling wet and chilled every day, the weather was a welcomed ...

Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by wldlndfirefghtr

Hey Everyone So now I'm in Central Malaysia, Cameron Highlands. Anita and I left Georgetown about 9am Sunday morning by bus. It took us about 5 hours to get here. Malaysia has a very good road system, along the west coast, there is a highway ...

So very British, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

So very British

A travel blog entry by benandjosaich

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Wednesday we set out from Georgetown on our trip to the Cameron Highlands, it was supposed to be 4 hours it turned into 5 and a half but by Asian Minibus trips this is actually quite good. The driver packed far to many people and luggage in as usual but ...

Intrepid Adventurers, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Intrepid Adventurers

A travel blog entry by benandjosaich

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... Indian Saris) and offered us a lift. We happily accepted and for the price of 3 chocolate honey sweets got a lift back to Tanah Rata, we are eternally grateful! So we're out in town again, hungry but keen to put up the blurry pictures of monkeys. ...

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

Cooling down at the Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by bjornrosier

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... are cars and taxi's everywhere. Exactly :-) At the end we did 20 km on foot and were back after 9 hours walking in Tanah Rata. I thought I was gonna die, well at least my feet did :-) Cameron Highlands was great and something totally else then we saw ...

Put the kettle on, love., Tanah Rata, Cameron Highlands, Malaysia travel blog

Put the kettle on, love.

A travel blog entry by edc

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For starters, it's cool here up in the hills (the weather we mean) and it rains everyday at 4pm, just incase things try to warm up a bit. And secondly we are in amongst some of the finest tea plantations in the world. These two things coupled together ...

Back in the Highlands Again, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Back in the Highlands Again

A travel blog entry by 2totango

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... took us higher and higher into 'the highlands' and the temperature started dropping. This is the coolest place in all of Malaysia. To seal the connection, 'the highlands' are called the Cameron highlands! I'll have to see if they sell any Scotch for ...

Brian's Travel Tips:  Smoking, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Brian's Travel Tips: Smoking

A travel blog entry by 2totango

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... Asia where everyone smokes cigarettes I wouldn't see e-cigs.  Especially when cigarettes are 20 cents a pack and you can smoke anywhere, you wouldn't think there'd be a need for these. Now in Malaysia they seem to be everywhere!  I want one! ...

Tana Rata, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Tana Rata

A travel blog entry by elienbiersma

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Yesterday we arrived in Tanah Rata, a small village in the Cameron Highlands, known for its tea plantations. It is quiet here and the temperature is nice (cold during the night). We did a little tour today with the guide of the backpacker lodge inn, ...

Trek Through The Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Trek Through The Highlands

A travel blog entry by wldlndfirefghtr

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... traveling off and on with a fellow co-worker, Mitch, that worked on the Chena hotshots when I was on the Midnight Suns. Around Tanah Rata, there are numerous numbered trails that you can hike by yourself. Anita and I did a short hike to a waterfall, and ...

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

Brrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr!!!

A travel blog entry by neale_-_lou

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... too far from our room. We'll never complain about anything that creeps and crawls in England again! The town we're staying in - Tanah Rata - is nice but very small. There's just one main road going through it. However, there is plenty of choice for food ...

Little England, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Little England

A travel blog entry by jonandrose

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... here, so it will be refreshing. Got a bus for 40 ringit about £8.50 and was told it will take 4hrs haha, 6 hrs later I pull into Tanah rata where I will be for 2 days, it is dark but has a nice feel to it. It started raining at the foothills and 2hrs ...

Strawberries, Bees, Treks & Teas, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Strawberries, Bees, Treks & Teas

A travel blog entry by jameshardy88

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... "discovered" by William Cameron (Hence the name) in 1885. Today the Highlands are made up of three main towns; Tanah Rata (Where I stayed), Bringchang and the largely overlooked Ringlet. Bringchang and the area to its north hold most of the strawberry ...

Chilling out with cream teas and strawberries, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Chilling out with cream teas and strawberries

A travel blog entry by me_theresa

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... 2 and a half months, so we decided it was about time we cooled down. We headed for the Cameron highlands, and the town of Tanah Rata, which Lonely Planet tells me is 1600-1800m above sea level. As soon as we stepped off the bus we felt the chill! ...

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

Highland Fling

A travel blog entry by joannec

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... bed!  The Cameron Highlands are what you might expect of highlands, green and hilly and pretty.  I stayed in the town of Tanah Rata which didn't have much going for it except great Indian food and a tea house where I had a lovely cream ...

Irrwege und crazy Driver, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Irrwege und crazy Driver

A travel blog entry by serku77

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... Unterkunft von neuem los. Wer uns kennt, weiss ja.... So kam es auch, dass wir kein Zimmer fanden. Was wir nicht wussten, in Malaysia ist Ferienzeit und alles zieht's in die kühlen Berge. Suchen, suchen, suchen - FINDEN! Juhuu. Wir haben ein Zimmer ...

To the mountains we go, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

To the mountains we go

A travel blog entry by erinandluke

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... bag) and a 4 hour extremely twisty, for the last hour, bus journey, we arrive in the Cameron Highlands in a small village town of Tanah Rata. We plan only to stay a few nights, but on arriving here we have decided to spend longer. The scenery in this ...

Day 96: Tanah Rata, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Day 96: Tanah Rata

A travel blog entry by williampotter

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Another day, another trail, but this one disappoints. Signs to Trails 10 and 11 up the peak of Gunung Jasar are few and mostly absent. After some struggles, dead ends and useless enquiries, Eva and I find the steep trail, but this ends in confusion and a ...

Bloed, zweet en tráááaanen., Cameron Highlands, Malaysia travel blog

Bloed, zweet en tráááaanen.

A travel blog entry by thomascarlijn

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... zoek naar slaapplek. De zoektocht duurde gelukkig niet heel lang en we hadden al snel een geschikte plek gevonden. Het dorpje Tanah Rata waar we verbleven is niet meer dan een hoofdstraat en wat kleine zijstraatjes. Met andere woorden: een echt bergdorp ...

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