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 ...
... took our bags and went walking to figure out where the hell we were going to make it til the morning. It was scary. Almost midnight, in a dead town where silence and darkness surrounded us all around. And Malaysia is not the safest place in the world at night. We walked down the road for another km or so, til we reached the harbor, luckily without any major incident beyond a drunk biker who passed nearby yelling some dirty things to us and laughing. But to ...
... 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