Monthly archive February, 2013
Lumut and Pangkor

Lumut and Pangkor

We arrived at our warmshowers host, Bryan’s house at about 1pm and he had left the key for us with his neighbour Tania, because he wasn’t to get home from work until 6.30pm. We let ourselves in, had a shower and a cup of tea. The house was cool after the hot and sweaty ride,...
A short cycle through Malaysia

A short cycle through Malaysia

After spending a few days resting and recovering from illness in Singapore, we began a wee ride up the west coast of Malaysia. We arrived in the city of Johor Bahru, and were immediately struck by busy streets with food vendors galore. One woman wanted to share her banana cake that she had just purchased,...
The Camera Story

The Camera Story

At home, Grace struggled with which camera to take on the journey. Everyone suggested digital, but Grace was determined to take film. While she had quite a collection of 35mm cameras, none of them were up to scratch and finally Grace’s aunt brought her old old Minolta out from the back of the cupboard the...
A cruise ship, Indonesian style

A cruise ship, Indonesian style