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Cameron Highlands escape – a weekend of summit and scones

With an early Saturday start and a possible late finish to my Gunung Yong Belar hike, pulling a 6 to 8 hour return drive up and down the winding roads of Cameron Highlands was the last thing I wanted to do. I’d be tired, muddy and probably wrapped around a tree if I did. So in the interest of safety and sufficient rest, I booked a  two night stay and Richard and I headed to the highlands for the weekend. Continue reading Cameron Highlands escape – a weekend of summit and scones

Every mountain and hill climbed

A directory of mountains I’ve climbed, in descending order of height, and links to all the related details where I’ve gotten around to it. May your hilly hiking escapades be equally productive!

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24 Hours in Taiping

After listing Kuala Sepetang in my 2015 Wish List, I finally made it there, a year and 10 months later but better than never.

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Cycling to Paya Indah Wetlands

Doing any new physical activity before an international flight is a bad idea. Like cycling after a 3 years hiatus. But I had wanted to join Meet Up‘s Cyberjaya Outdoor Fitness Group since it launched in April, and they had just announced a Sunday morning cycle to Paya Indah Wetlands. Perfect.

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Kuala Kangsar day trip

Sometimes all it takes is a single image. The spires of the Sagrada Familia, the crumpled silver folds of the Disney Concert Hall, the gleaming onion shaped domes of the Ubudiah Mosque. It was the latter that sent me on a quest to Kuala Kangsar.

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