Travel Blogs from Alor Setar
... going compared other crossings! The train arrives on time at Butterworth and I get some money changed up and cross on the ferry to Penang. The crossing goes well but I find it hard to find my hostel and have to wander about for quite some time. Eventually I get there an after a shower I go out for noodles in this local place. They only serve sour fish with rice or noodles. I go for ...
... my way
Entrance was 12Rm ($4). I didnt want to be spending money but since everything else was closed for the holiday I went up so that I was able to do something
I thought I would be able to see Langkawi or Penang Islands but they were too far away. I did see the Thai Temple I ...
... I was not in the mood of riding it ever again, and much less I had the courage to trust it all the way back to Malaysia. So that last afternoon, I tried to sell the bike to every bike shop and mechanic I could find along the way. At last, I even tried to give it for free, but nobody wanted it because of the legal issues that the Malaysian plate number would involve.
****** about the problem I had created to myself by bringing the bike into Thailand and now not ...
... the rear tire was flat! So we pushed the bike for a while til we found a gas station half a km down the road. It was closing already, but just before leaving, the staff tried to help us out pumping some air into the tire. It was not working. I wonder how a tire can get ****** so quickly and severely just by resting as we come back from dinner, cause I swear, before that was perfectly ok for kilometers!
****** and tired, we left the bike in the gas ...
... I'd already bought on the trip... stuff that I certainly didn't want to take with me to Europe. Unfortunately the handle broke off the first time Tim lifted it. Only one handle left... it doesn't look good. And to think that Alex nearly missed his flight because James and I were buying suitcases from this shonky shop.
I'd seen the posters up all week for the children's singing competition... trouble is they started ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking