The Gates Langkawi Resort
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... anyway and into a safe area.
So after an adventurous start the next morning I head to Cenang which is apparently where the cheaper rooms are but in fact it is the main tourist area and has lots of lovely resorts. I stop at a place near the beach and straight away meet Dean who’s here for the weekend who has done a lot of cycle touring and even asks if I want to join him on a trip round the island which is perfect. So after a quick check in, off ...
... if she had, was she worrying about me, or if she was still with the English people, or if she was stranded somewhere else. I decided that I was just going to have to brave it and walk. Now Jimmy advised me against it, quite ardently, but I wasn't having any of it and set off. This was probably the worst idea I've ever had. Not only was I completely soaked through within seconds, but the water was coming up to my waist and electricity wires were falling ...
... mine is definitely the second biggest after the captain's - but it is my office, consultation room etc. Opps I slightly flooded the captain's bathroom - sorry! Lovely sunset, slightly marred by sitting next to the rubbish bins. I hope tomorrow to see if I can watch it from up the mast. Finished rather late - physically very tired and rather hot and smelly, so after a shower, time to chat on the bow sprit in the ...
... it does, but not for a while yet!!
On our way off the island, the boat driver slowed so we could take some photos of the Pregnant Maiden that he pointed out in the hills. She is lying down on her back, and you can see her pregnant belly.
We went to a small inlet where the boat driver threw out some fish and backed his boat away, there were many eagles in the area, sweeping down for the food, circling above – it was quite ...
... well so I’ll reserve judgment as I didn’t really have time to explore.
There’s lots of residential tower blocks in Penang – most of them are as wide as they are tall – does that mean they’re not towers? Just blocks? Big fat towers? They also have crinkle cut chips. Crinkle cut chips!
I stayed in a sweet little community of jetty houses on stilts in Georgetown. That was a novelty. Unfortunately, this, plus ...
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