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Today we took the train from Singapore to a town in the middle of peninsular Malaysia called Jerantut. We had to be at the station at 5 in the morning for a half five departure. There is obviously some formality which requires that you sit in an almost deserted station for 30minutes at 5 in the morning but we haven't figured it out yet! The train …
... announced we needed to go and get beers. This was to become a recurring theme of the trip. The town was made up of Malay people and Chinese. Luckily the latter don't mind selling you beer. The only other excitement of the day was Max spotting a huge Iguana and both of them getting physically sick in the evening. Luckily both were fine the next ...
Today I arrive in this small town in Malaysia. The small streets run up and down the hills in this jungle town and our bus slows to make the tight turns. The jungle surrounds the little place on all sides. It will be a one night stop-over for me.
I arrived here in Jerantut, Malayasia after a 3-hour bus ride from Kuala Lumpur. I still have a 3 hour boat trip down the Sungei Tembling River to make. I will do it tomorrow.
My destination is a small ...
... to us that we could have just caught a bus from the original airport straight into the city!!! This would have took half the time not to mention half the price!!! Not really sure what we were thinking there but we obviously had the blinkers on. Moving on to the next travel nightmare... we then had to take the short metro journey from the Central Station to the station near our hotel, just two stops away, easy. Another 2 hours later and no I'm not exaggerating, ...
... finding a hotel. The town was jammed up and we had major difficulty finding our way around the town because the GPS was quite misleading as well. We went around the town a couple of times and was unable to locate any hotel. Finally, we made our way to a quieter street where few hotels were situated but unfortunately as I approached the reception, all the hotels were fully booked. We were extremely exhausted, hungry and sleepy and this added ...
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K1 & K2, Pusat Perniagaan Sungai Jan, Jerantut | Hotelfrom $27
Bangunan Muip Jalan Besar, Jerantut | Hotelfrom $10
Lot 1284, PO Box 14, Jalan Benta, Jerantut | Hotelfrom $19
Tun Razak Agricultural Research Centre, Jerantut | Hotelfrom $75