Travel Blogs from Mersing
After a fairly long journey down the coast we did a quick stopover in Mersing before getting the boat to Tioman. Met a lovely Spanish couple who were also heading to Tioman.
Mersing turned out to be a two street town full of traffic and (strangely) large butterflies.
We successfully found the chinese electrical store that we'd been told about, Kedda Komputer and Elektrikal Goods, and they did indeed have a laptop supply which could be set to 19V and which works with the netbook!
All in all we quite liked Mersing.
Same thing happened this morning! We got up and went downstairs for our distinctly average inclusive breakfast and planned to go as soon as possible to the bus station to get a bus to Mersing, the jumping off point for Pulau Tioman. But after breakfast Lizzie was once again not feeling up to travel just yet, so we had to wait an hour or so.
Voilà après notre beau séjour sur l'île de Tioman, nous passons 18h dans une ville un peu moins jolie mais on a quand même 4 photos :o)
Nous voici donc dans la ville de Mersing où il y a l’embarcadère pour l’île de Tioman, de retour dans le même hôtel que lors de notre arrivée !
Au programme, sieste, balade dans la …
We arrived into the old port town of Mersing around midday, having left the island of Tioman an hour and a half earlier. Much to our disappointment, we were back again in this place all too soon.
The journey had afforded us some time to consult our Lonely Planet and map to decide our next destination, and we had chosen the west coast city …