I went on an actual tour, and visited a bunch of monkeys. One jumped on me from a fence, quite unexpectedly! I swear he gave me whiplash!
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We had fun wandering around the town of Ipoh, and taking photos of the cave temples - how cool, a temple (or mosque) half in a cave!!!!!
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I had a great afternoon walking in the Botanical Gardens, where I saw two different kinds of monkeys as well as the giant black squirrel (and logged several miles!).
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I went to the big temple in the middle of the island, which was exceptionally beautiful and interesting. As well as universal, in a Buddhist kind of way.
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We're exploring, eating well, having fun, and waiting to see if we're needed for the TV show.
And you'll never guess who is in this program!!!!!!
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We're back in George Town, having our usual fun - found a mural I was looking for, and encountered an amazing acrobatic lion dance at a street fair!
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We drove up to the geopark - actually, the Machinchang Cambrian Geoforest Park. Didn't get to walk around much since it started raining as we arrived, but we did get to see some of the ancient rock formations.
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We rented a little tiny car, the picture is so funny! And of course had a few car adventures.
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Gotta do this quickly, only 24 minutes of battery on the laptop!
The beach was even better on an uncrowded and sunny afternoon:
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We came to Langkawi for fun, and got lucky because we found the Water Festival - all kinds of fun stuff based on/in/around water! Complete with fireworks! (Yeah, I'm not sure how the fireworks go with water, but I love fireworks so I'm not com... Read more
We're hanging out in the beach town of Batu Feringgi, on the north coast of Penang. Having fun mostly relaxing, and playing, and enjoying a new place.
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We're enjoying our time in Georgetown - haven't heard back re the TV series, we don't know if they need us or are running late or what. So we're just walking around exploring, finding new hangouts and places to get in my walking. And of course... Read more
We've discovered an amazing little area of gentrification - old buildings being renovated and refurbished, a lovely mural or two, and an amazing patisserie.
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We had a great day - played with the cats at the Purrfect Cat Cafe. Headed to the state museum but got pulled into the Chocolate Museum, and had a few samples of dark chocolate.
How can you go wrong with a day like that?
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