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Things to Do in Kuala Lumpur

At some point in your travels through SE Asia, you’ll end up in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia’s capital.  It’s a super cheap hub for air travel and a much-needed return to “city life” after months of traveling without a proper store to stock up on basic necessities such as toiletries, new clothes, modern (western) medicine, etc.  Plus, there are some great sights to see!

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Do you miss your family and friends?

[[Note: This was a personal email home]] Yes, I miss you guys.  Just thought you should know.  Everyone always asks if its hard traveling and being away from my family and friends, and in most cases I say no, but recently, it is.

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Back in Langkawi

I finally made it back to Langkawi.  I really can’t believe I visited a city, saw nothing, left, and then came back.  If you didn’t have a chance to read about My Biggest Secret, check it out because it sets up the rest of the…

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Detained in Customs in Penang

So I finally made it to George Town Penang.  The sun is shining and while I should be excited that the rain is gone, it is H-O-T.  I just carried my bags 2km from the dock to the hostel and I am drenched in sweat.  Typical.

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