Travel Blogs from Tanah Rata, Malaysia

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Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by stubo

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This place is just like England................. 1.The weather is cr@p 2. No Mosquitos 3. Tea is everywhere 4.Its full of Englishmen! I guess its full of the English due to the shear amount of tea which is produced here! We took a 5 hour bus ...

Pips and pals, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Pips and pals

A travel blog entry by becpowell

... we got closer to the towns and tourist areas, a lot of the landscape by the road had been ruined by strawberry farms and polytunnels! At Tanah Rata I rushed to Hillview Inn to find Ste etc - I thought it may be a bit strange seeing them so far out of ...

Time to get high, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Time to get high

A travel blog entry by coneicus

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... it but got woken up when we reached the twisting roads. Quite hard to sleep when your being thrown around your seat. Got to Tanah Rata and found a little bakery that sell's this really lush food for about 1Rm. Had a curry puff which put some much ...

More tea vicar?, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

More tea vicar?

A travel blog entry by al-lucy-lost

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... lights or brakes and that applies to the emergency services as well. We had decided to head up in to the Cameron highlands and headed for Tanah Rata the main town, as we left the car hire place we realised that we had no map and had to rely on a very ...

Rafflesia, Boh and Moss Forest, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Rafflesia, Boh and Moss Forest

A travel blog entry by benjandkori

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... lot of wastage along the way. Almost all of the tea produced here is consumed within a few hundred miles; 85%2525 is sold in Malaysia. After touring the factory, we enjoyed a cup of tea in the 'Tea'ria', which commands an unbelievable view of the rows and ...

Strawberries and Indian, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Strawberries and Indian

A travel blog entry by robmichelle

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... to the Cameron Highlands in was freezing! We both managed to sleep for half the time, but just couldn't get warm. When we arrived in Tanah Rata 4 hours later we were so keen to get off the van and into the warmth! When that time came we were in a world ...

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, ...

... Zähneputzen nicht vergessen, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

... Zähneputzen nicht vergessen

A travel blog entry by tilojulia

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Seit einigen Tagen klagt Julia über kleine Zahnschmerzen. Wäre man nur kurz unterwegs, würde man es wohl ignorieren und erst Zuhause etwas dagegen tun. Auf langer Weltreise scheint es aber sinnvoll, sich drum zu kümmern.Es gibt einen Zahnarzt in der ...

Cameron Highlands, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Cameron Highlands

A travel blog entry by tilojulia

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... Trek, quasi als Spaziergang. Um elf gehen wir los und planen ungefähr eine Stunde ein. Wir starten in unserer Stadt, Tanah Rata, an einem Bach und folgen einem etwas zugewachsenen, aber teilweise gepflasterten Weg. Der Wald ist relativ wild und ...

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 ...

Der große Trek, Tanah Rata, Malaysia travel blog

Der große Trek

A travel blog entry by tilojulia

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... unterwegs, das meiste davon wandernd. Nun stehen wir in Brinchang mit unseren dreckigen Klamotten und versuchen rauszukriegen, wie wir nach Tanah Rata kommen.Plötzlich sehen wir den Markt von Brinchang, der wohl auch Night Market ist. Er ist relativ ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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