Travel Blogs from Tanah Rata, Malaysia

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Caught in the rain, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Caught in the rain

A travel blog entry by becsjd

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... we all celebrated civilization, then quickly realised we had no idea where we were. We looked around for any signs that pointed towards Tanah Rata, but found nothing. Then a local man gestured to us to go down this road, so we thanked him and headed off. ...

Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by reubenbecks2012

Up before dawn (yawn) and straight to Komtar bus station to catch our minibus to Tanah Rata. The ride was pretty uneventful but the scenery got progressively nicer as we wound our way up through the lushly forested highland hills. When we got there, ...

Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by thehog

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Embassy Take 2, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Embassy Take 2

A travel blog entry by sarahjayne87

The day started once again sat in the Vietnam embassy from 10 am until 12:15 a pretty Uneventful time to be honest. But one we had them we were off like people possessed we scrambled for the exit as though a ship was sinking dieingt I leave the big ...

Tea Galore, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Tea Galore

A travel blog entry by sarahjayne87

Our tour of the Highlands (1800m above sea level) consisted of looking at a lot of tea. We bundled into the back of a land rover to start our half day tour of tea! Which at first doesn't look smell or feel like tea so it was really looking at the ...

Mr Boh, tanah rata, Malaysia travel blog

Mr Boh

A travel blog entry by cjgr

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... landslides taking half the road into the valleys below! The Cameron Highlands are where Ye Olde Merrie Tudor England meets Malaysia!!! We have never before seen mock tudor highrise buildings! Shopsm houses, flats, offices, hotels - all mock Tudor, ...

Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by bernadtom

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The first thing that strikes at this hill resort is the temperature that easily drop from 35 to 20 during the day and a chilly 12 at night. On the way, you can also notice all the nice fields done on gentle slopes: it is the kingdom of the best tea and ...

Nature Plantation, Cameron Highlands, Malaysia travel blog

Nature Plantation

A travel blog entry by lj.oz

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... face cards on the wall. We can't wait to see what a Buddhist temple in Thailand is going to be like. When we returned to Tanah Rata one of the other passengers mentioned that we had the option of going on a hike to a waterfall. Half the tour group wanted ...

Cupa Teeeeeeeea, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cupa Teeeeeeeea

A travel blog entry by lauraandy

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The alarm went off early and we sadly left our my little pony duvet behind and jumped in a taxi to the ferry, the first of many modes of transport we would take that day. Laura had researched online and found we could get a series of buses rather than ...

A little slice of England, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

A little slice of England

A travel blog entry by fifi88

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We've arrived in the Cameron Highlands- beautiful, cool and green. It's so nice to have a relief from the constant humidity and solar assault. The town reminds me of a cross between a French Alps ski resort in the summer, and an English village. The ...

Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by vickyli

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... the street in the main town at Cameron Highlands. It really is a small world. So presently we are soaking up the atmosphere in Malaysia's capital, Kuala Lumpar. We will update soon. We hear England is snowy- we hope you are all ok and wrapped up warm. ...

Cameron highlands, Cameron Highland - Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron highlands

A travel blog entry by mbal

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  We arrived to Cameron Highland in the early afternoon after traveling 5-6 hours from Taman Negara. The mountains were covered with not only jungle but tea plantations and vegetable farms, in different shades of green. Could rent a taxi driver ...

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

Tea time

A travel blog entry by joetwinn

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From KL we boarded a bus bound for Tanah Rata up in the Cameron Highlands in central Malaysia and settled in for a 3 hour trip up into the hills. We had opted for a standard-class coach, rather than the slightly more expensive VIP coach because the ...

Safe and sound, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Safe and sound

A travel blog entry by kmartadventure

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... and the shock point should protect Malaysia's shores from any harm. I will continue to monitor the situation in case Malaysia's tsunami position changes, but from the reports and information I have researched today am confident that no matter where I ...

Excursion dans les plantations de the, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Excursion dans les plantations de the

A travel blog entry by isax

Hello les amis... On est dead dead dead ... apres cette journee. Deja on a du se lever tot, ce qui n'etait pas evident. Le reveil a sonne a 7h j'ai vraiment eu du mal a me sortir des limbes, sans parler de Killian qui ne s'est bouge que parce que je ...

Tanah Rata, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Tanah Rata

A travel blog entry by toltmanns

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2010-10-01: Took the bus from KL to Tanah Rata in the Cameron Highlands this morning at 10:30am and arrived at around 15pm. Found a place to stay at the Twin Pines Guesthouse for only 12RM, just a matrasse under the roof in a tiny room with shared ...

Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by kuk

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... gefuehlt, weil ich so neugierig drauf geschaut hab. ;o) Es gab eine Art Milchbroetchen mit Kokoscremefuellung. Sehr lecker ! In Tanah Rata angekommen, haben wir den kleinen Ort erstmal erkundet. Es gibt eine Hauptstrasse, ne Menge Fressstaende und sogar ...

Coach To Cameron, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Coach To Cameron

A travel blog entry by lj.oz

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... passengers. We kept on up the hill weaving through rainforest, till it was interrupted by tea plantations. More on these later. We reached Tanah Rata, our stop on schedule. After a coffee, or kopi as its called here, our next task was finding a room. The ...

The greenest green you've ever seen, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

The greenest green you've ever seen

A travel blog entry by kmartadventure

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... bus into town. The next day we headed out into the crisp mountain air for some hikes through the many trails that lead out from Tanah Rata into the surrounding hills. We picked a route that would take us about 3 hours round trip up to the top of Gunung ...

Trekking in the highlands, Cameron Highlands, Malaysia travel blog

Trekking in the highlands

A travel blog entry by keeleymclaren

4 hours after setting off I arrived and checked into a guesthouse with no problems. I seem to be downscaling every time this time opting for an attic room with a mattress for £3. It was 1pm and I was getting hungry so stopped at the nearest ...

Welcome to Scotland - er Malaysia?, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Welcome to Scotland - er Malaysia?

A travel blog entry by hil-john-quayle

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... don't be surprised to see an anaemic looking chicken sausage on your plate) we decided to hire a motorbike to check out the surroundings of Tanah Rata and Brinchang (the next town up the road).  We didn't really have a plan, so we paid our £4 for 2 ...

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

Tanah Rata - Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by coma-weltreise

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... nach gut zwei Stunden wieder erreicht hatten. Die Wadenmuskeln spürten wir anschliessend noch ein paar Tage… In Tanah Rata, unserem Highland-Städtchen, gönnten wir uns noch eine kleine Verschönerungskur: 2x Haarschnitt – eine Wohltat (in ...

Jungle Trekker!!, Tanah Rata - cameron highlands, Malaysia travel blog

Jungle Trekker!!

A travel blog entry by charlotte.in.oz

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Yes ... ME!!!  Oh what a fantastic day i have had .. i can wait to upload the pics for you to see. At 8am this morning i was picked up and we drove for a while.   Then we went off road for a bit into this hillside ... off road was a good ...

Tanah Rata, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Tanah Rata

A travel blog entry by lisa_and_paul

... rings, pens, everything you can think of.   Apart from the agrotourism aspect, there is really very little to do in Tanah Rata.  There are supposed to be trekking trails, but they are very badly marked, badly maintained and muddy.  There ...

Hiking To Gunung Jasar, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Hiking To Gunung Jasar

A travel blog entry by brad.leah

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... floor below. We took a few quick  few shots, and got to see for miles across the land. Also a good view down to Than Rata where we had started from. As we started to make our way down the mountain the rain started to pick up, Only going as fast as ...

Tea, Scones and Civilised Behaviour, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Tea, Scones and Civilised Behaviour

A travel blog entry by hev23

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... and then embarked upon a mad "twisty turny" sequence which seemed to last a while but eventually we arrived in the small town of Tanah Rata. No issues with the accommodation this time but it has to be noted that the owners of the Cameronian Inn are highly ...

The Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

The Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by brettandemma

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... mall with a roller coster in it and planning our next move (the end of Ramadan is the start of national holidays in Malaysia, with everywhere being fully booked or doubling in price so it was proving difficult) we was on our way to the Cameron Highlands. ...

Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by sandral

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Am Morgen ging es dann früh los mit dem Bus in die Cameron Highlands in das Städtchen Tanah Rata. Im Bus hab ich zwei Jungs kennengelernt und mich kurzer Hand ihnen zur Unterkunftssuche angeschlossen. Die war schnell gefunden und wir sind Nachmittags ...

Cameron Highlands - Strawberry & Scones Overload, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands - Strawberry & Scones Overload

A travel blog entry by hantyandhunnah

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... it's like 'yippe we're all bus drivers – hows it going over there') but he definitely wasn't. Anyways he got us to Tanah Rata in one piece without trouble. Tanah Rata is the main tourist town in the Cameron Highlands – which was once a ...

Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Highlands

A travel blog entry by benwhit

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... them on a random mission down a network of trails, it started to piss down which made things pretty interesting. Got back to Tanah Rata about 1 1/2 hours later, all in all about 3 1/2 hours of walking. My second day was a tour of the cottage ...

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