Travel Blogs from Batu Pahat
1. Whale watching.
2. Bathing in the Blue Lagoon.
3. Seeing the Strokkur Geyser erupt.
4. Walking to the Briksdal Glacier, passing waterfalls and fast-flowing streams on the way.
5. Rauma train ride from Dombas to Andalsnes.
6. Fjord cruise from Geiranger to Hellesylt.
7. Walking in the Hellesylt countryside.
8. The Gullfoss ...
... top of the hill. At the top there was a group of local school girls who at first I thought wanted me to take their picture, but it tuned out they wanted to take my picture! I couldn't quite get to the bottom of why (perhaps they were getting their revenge on all us western tourists!) but at one point quite a queue formed. Tom put on his best film star voice and told them we had to be going ...
... happy memories of a very pleasant trip.
One of the significant things that I noticed regarding this very first trip to China was that the cost of living there was very low. As a result we were given accommodation in hotels that were at least three-and-a-half stars. Each hotel room had two queen-sized beds. There were also facilities for making ...
Yesterday I took the express bus from Singapore to Melaka in Malaysia. Melaka is the oldest town in Malaysia It was the capital of the Malaccan Sultanate and the center of the Malay world in the 15th and the 16th century, but then colonised by the Portugese, the Dutch and the English respectively. I was a bit surprised on the taxi ride to the guest house I'd seen recommended on the internet to pass McDonalds, RipCurl and even ...
... coastal town of Melaka. There isnt much there but our hostel is great. Its a popular place and we are always talking to new people. Oh, and this city is way cleaner than KL. We finally got the dirt from under our fingernails. Next stop is Singapore on the 5th of December, until the 9th. The the saouth east Asia chapter is over with. Next comes the mammoth Australia and New Zealand section. See you ...
Other places to stay in Batu Pahat
No. 8, Jalan Zabedah, Batu Pahat | Hotelfrom $49
36, Jalan Zabedah, Batu Pahat | Hotelfrom $12
1 Jalan Omar, Batu Pahat | Hotelfrom $36
No. 181 Jalan Rugayah, Batu Pahat | Hotelfrom $39
2 Jalan Fatimah, Batu Pahat | Hotelfrom $22
8, Jalan Abu Bakar, Batu Pahat | Hotelfrom $41