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Reminiscing About Leg 3 – The China to Singapore Photo Gallery

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While I was stuck in Quetta (Pakistan) last week I had the chance to reminisce about previous sections of the journey. Leg 3 from China to Singapore was the toughest, most frustrating and challenging section of the journey. But over time the wounds have started to heal and on reflection there many highlights, satisfying memories and great photos.
If you…

Singapore – Big City, Bright Lights and Big Nights

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City views of downtown Singapore
(Singapore)
I landed at Changi Airport in Singapore on time and was looking for a quick exit. With a little luck I’d make it into town to catch the second half of the AB’s v Aussie rugby match. If there was one airport in the world you would pick to be fast, it’s Changi Airport.…

The Coprophiliac’s Fruit

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The depth of my knowledge about Singapore up until about a week ago was gathered from the news in the 1990′s, and from reading Paul Theroux books. I knew that the entire structure and inner workings of the city state were conceived by one person, a sort of Wizard of Oz deciding what would fly and what wouldn’t.  I knew…

Back to Malaysia…on to Indonesia?

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We had been in touch with a German couple, Sascha and Kerstin since we got into Malaysia.  While we were in Singapore, we got a message from them that they were going to be heading to Indonesia on Wednesday.  For bikers, shipping to Indonesia was posing a huge problem.  Shipping in the first place is a pain in the ass…the…

From jungles to the highrises…From Taman Negara to Singapore

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Finally we got ourselves to snap out of it and head to Taman Negara.  We wanted to be in Singapore for the weekend to visit one of Nick’s school buddies and other friends.  Taman Negara is a national park full of 130 million year old rainforest separated by the main town of Kuala Tahan  by a muddy brown river.  When…

30.000 kilometer en 6 maanden verder rijden we Singapore dan eindelijk binnen!

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s’ Ochtends stappen we in Maleisie de auto met een raar gevoel, vandaag rijden we onze laatste etappe. Twaalf maanden eerder stonden we nog bij de Landrover dealer om onze Landy op te halen, de eerste kilometers van ons avontuur en nu dus de laatste.
We rijden weg en praten over wat we allemaal hebben meegemaakt. De hele ombouw van…

Singapore – the end of Asia

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(James) All too quickly our time in Australia had come to an end. We’d been busy throughout our stay but our list of jobs – top of which had been to get the blog up to date – was now even longer than before. We said a sad goodbye to Sal and Meg and then drove down to Melbourne airport…