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The people that I was with are all getting their masters in International relations/ studies and their area of concentration is South East Asia, so seeing the straits of Malacca was a huge deal and probably our main goal for the day. There were also some foodies amongst us (I was one of them), so we stopped at a lot of food stands to try some of the local cuisine. Malacca is special for both it's ...
Day 1 of 3: 24 December 2013 (Tuesday)
0950: Cleared Woodlands Checkpoint smoothly.
1025: Cleared JB Checkpoint.
1040: Paid toll.
1045: Starting point on the Highway
1225: Paid toll at the end of the Highway
1320: Arrived at Holiday Inn Melaka.
1350: Got our room 1004, for review and photos, please check out the link:
... of digital education for the world's poorest children, so the introductory events were pretty basic. We also had attendees from around Asia, teachers from an International School in Singapore, and many from Hong Kong, & China. Rabi is here from Nepal, Christoph from Austria, Adam from Boston/Toronto, & Tony from the West Coast. We are an impressive group of "movers and shakers."
Yesterday (Sunday), we were a smaller and ...
... was going to jump through the glass to his demise to freak me out even further. It worked, but in the end I made it though and Chris got some good shots looking down on the city. The following day we walked over to see the jetty and found at the end of the doc there was a KTV, which is where you can rent out a room with big couches and sing karaoke in privacy and order drinks and food. We came back later that evening, split a couple of bottles of wine and sang bad karaoke ...
... Indonesia down to the hour and already had my flight out from Bali to Bangkok this put me in a bit of a dilemma. I could either try and change my ferry journey to the following day or risk overstaying my visa and face the possible consequences. I decided to take the only real course of action that I could and attempt to change my ferry first thing in the morning for the day after. Failing that I would have to go to Indonesia a day early and hope ...