A Travellerspoint blog

June 2007

Penang

Travel Map and Photographs

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Travelled to Malaysia... arrived Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) via Seoul (South Korea), then travelled to Georgetown (Penang), and back home via Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)...






Petronas Towers
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The impressive Petronas Towers in downtown Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.






Blue Walls
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The entrance to the historic Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion, Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia.






The Raw Prawn
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Fresh prawns on ice at a local fish market, Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia.






‘Supersonic Odyssey’
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The colourful Cosmos World indoor fun park in the massive Times Square shopping mall, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.






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South Korea

Travel Map and Photographs

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Travelled to South Korea/Malaysia... arrived Seoul (South Korea) via Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), then travelled to/through Sokcho, Seoraksan, Samcheok, (Gangwon-do), Gyeongju, (Gyeongsangbuk-do), Haeinsa, Busan, Jinju, (Gyeongsangnam-do), Yulpo, Gwangju, (Jeollanam-do), Seoul (South Korea) and back home via Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)...






Catching the Moment
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Korean nun reviewing a captured moment on her camera, Insadong, Seoul, South Korea.






Sokcho Fishing Port
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A plethora of Korean fishing boats taken late afternoon, Dongmyeong Port, Sokcho, Gangwon-do, South Korea.






Shilla Tumuli
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An ancient Shilla or Silla burial mound (ie.Tumuli), Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea.






Tripitaka Koreana
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Housed in the UNESCO listed, Haeinsa Janggyeong Pamnjeon temple, you will find the oldest complete set of Buddhist Scriptures carved onto 81,258 wooden printing blocks, that date back to the 13th century, Haeinsa, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea.






Fishing Flotilla
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Flotilla of fishing boats moored in Nampodong harbour, Busan, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea.






Mountain Dew Tea Festival
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Korean musicians at the Hadong-gun Mountain Dew Tea Cultural Festival, Hadong-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea.






On the Ropes
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Sorting fishing ropes in the small seaside fishing village, Yulpo, Jeollanam-do, South Korea.






Green Tea
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Neatly planted rows of green tea grown at the famous tea plantation, Boseong, Jeollanam-do, South Korea.






Chungjang-no District
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Chungjang-no is a vibrant pedestrianised shopping district, bursting at the seams with all manner of clothing shops, bars, nightclubs and restaurants. Very popular with young Korean's and tourists, Gwangju, Jeollanam-do, South Korea.






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