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Malaysia Route and Accommodation

Malaysia Route and Accommodation

View S&M Boiler Works Accommodations in a larger map. Last updated: 20 April 2017 Costs are all based on two people and two motorcycles. Locations included secure motorcycle parking. The US$ conversions are based on our average exchange rate while in the country....

Expense Report: Malaysia

The RTW trip we are currently on can be done for less money but we are choosing to take the middle road. We offer these expense reports as a baseline for others to plan with. We spent a total of $978.50 on living expenses and $306.17 on one-time expenses. We spent...
VW Festival

VW Festival

VW. VW. VW. Be prepared for an overload!  We are going to the Siam VW Festival in Bangkok, invited by our new Thai VW friends. Our first taste of a Dub meet, and we are super excited. Every type of VW is ours to gaze at, Beetles, Golfs, Kalman’s and just...
Georgetown

Georgetown

Mention Georgetown or Penang to anyone in Malaysia, the reply is always the same: “Ahh good food”. Surprisingly enough, with a response like that, it was firmly on our radar as somewhere to visit.  Along with Malacca and Singapore, Georgetown was a...
Le Grand Voyage 2016-05-28 11:25:00

Le Grand Voyage 2016-05-28 11:25:00

The Perhentian Islands – possibly the best island paradise so far And trust me, that’s an achievement. Read on to find out why I’m making such a big claim! Right up on the north east coast of Malaysia, close to the border with Thailand, lie the...
Malaysia

Malaysia

Entering our 23rd and final country with the Beaut (we’d been to a couple of others on route without her) had mixed emotions. Was this really to be our last border crossing? Would we finally, finally get searched properly? No, it turns out. The border crossing...
Angekommen

Angekommen

Die Klimaanlage schnurrt leise vor sich hin, es ist angenehm kühl. Wir liegen in einem bequemen Bett und schauen an die hohe Decke des wunderschönen alten Hauses. Es ist ein gutes Gefühl. Wir sind zufrieden. Wir sind in Singapur angekommen. Gestern Abend haben wir...
wie fährt man nach Singapur?

wie fährt man nach Singapur?

Um es vorweg zu nehmen, als Autofahrer, Overlander, Camper, Wohnmobilist bist du in Singapur nicht willkommen und sie wollen nicht, dass du dein Auto hierher fährst. Wohnmobile werden grundsätzlich nicht nach Singapur gelassen. Bevor man nach Singapur einreisen kann...
Höllenritt ins Paradies

Höllenritt ins Paradies

Wir stehen zu dritt am Fähranleger in Mersing und schauen auf eine braune Brühe, die weiße Schaumkronen trägt, der Wind bläst das Wasser in hohen Wellen mit voller Wucht gegen den Strand. Hier soll es zur Trauminsel Pulau Tioman gehen? Wir können es kaum glauben. Um...
The Beast met the beasts!!

The Beast met the beasts!!

Snorkling at Pulau Redang (Malaysia) We saw turtles, sharks, blue rays and Nemo, the clownfish, … and a lot of more … Great experience and a dream beach on this island. We love it. We took the photo with our old Canon Powershot A70 for this we’ve a...