Meanders in Melaka

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I have traveled to 17 countries, posted 760 pictures and written 88 entries in 1 travel blog
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All over, but we've lived in London most recently,
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Jan 10, 2012

About Rootsandroutes

Helen: charity/voluntary sector hero with a penchant for documentary photography; Ant: political geographer trying his hand at travel writing.
English, a fair chunk of French, and picking up handfuls of words in a lot of other languages along the way
One thing I want to do before I die
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The most amazing moment in my life so far
Too many to choose from.
We are on a mission to get from London to Japan and back - there through Central Asia and South-East Asia, and back by the Trans-Siberian and northern Europe. We're also trying not to fly at all, which is easier said than done.

Neither of us are professionals at what we are doing and always appreciate constructive feedback. We do it for the love of it, and hope the love will rub off on some of you folks out there too...

Recent Entries by Rootsandroutes

  • Meanders in Melaka - Oct 6, 2012

    The journey to the former Dutch settlement of Melaka was simple and comfortable, with Elgin and Carsten kindly dropping us off in Kuala Lumpur on their way to take the children to Capoeira class. H...

  • The lofty ceilings and *********e walls of the old Kuala Lumpur railway station echoed as we walked through its cavernous, near-deserted interior. So empty was this place that the hollow sounds of ...

  • The ferry from Georgetown across the sliver of sea to the train station at Butterworth was only a fifteen-minute hop, with plenty of time to catch the train to Kuala Lumpur. We joined the mass of p...

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