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Travelling to Melaka... arriving in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) via Incheon (South Korea) then travelling to/through; Kuala Lumpur, Melaka (Malaysia), and back home via Kuala Lumpur, (Malaysia)...



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Masjid Kampung Kling
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The impressive 'Masjid Kampung Kling', during the evening, Malacca, Malaysia.





Jonker Express
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Train of ornate trishaw's, taking tourists down Jonker Street, Malacca, Malaysia.





Sungai Melaka
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Traditional houses on the Melaka River, Malacca, Malaysia.





Kafe Eleven
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One of the many traditionally themed cafes, Malacca, Malaysia.





How Her Siang Dim Sum
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Enjoying delicious Dim Sum and cold Carlsberg, on a balmy evening, Malacca, Malaysia.





Melacca Trishaw
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Garishly decorated and brightly lit trishaws, awaiting customers, Malacca, Malaysia.





Taming Sari
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Towering 110m, the 'Taming Sari' revolving tower, lights up the night sky, Malacca, Malaysia.





Peranakan Portal
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A portal, to the 'Peranakan' past, Malacca, Malaysia.





Other travels to Malaysia include;

Malaysia 2009 - Traveling through KL, Cameron Highlands and the Perhentian Islands.
Penang 2007 - Enjoying the food and culture of Georgetown.
Sabah/Brunei 2001 - Relaxing on tropical Pulau Gaya.
Sabah/Sarawak 1998 - Climbing Mt Kinabalu and exploring wild Borneo jungle.
Asian Adventures 1988 - Getting a taste of Peninsular Malaysia on my SEA sojourn.



Other Malaysian photos from my travels;

Malaysian photos





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Vietnam

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Travelling to Vietnam... arriving in Ho Chi Minh (Vietnam) via Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), then travelling to/through; Ho Chi Minh, Binh Chau (Southeast), Mui Ne (South Central Coast), Da lat, Buon Ma Thuot, Gia Nghia (Central Highlands), Phuoc Long, Ho Chi Minh (Southeast),(Vietnam) and back home via Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia).



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Old and New
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Saigon skyline, soaring north, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam.





Saigon Streets
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Typical outdoor vegetable stall, on the busy streets, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam.





Hot Springs
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Hot springs of the kitchie proletariat 'Binh Chau Eco Spa Resort', Binh Chau, Vietnam.





Salt Fields
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Harvesting salt, from the flooded coastal fields, near Thanh Phong, Vietnam.





Fishing Port
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Colourful fishing boats, in the harbour, Mui Ne, Vietnam.





Skelter Shelter
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Shelter erected for tour guides, at the beginning of the 'Red Gorges', just outside the small, hot and wind-swept town, Ap Thien Ai, Vietnam.





Night Markets
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Setting up at the Central markets, in the Central Highland city, Da Lat, Vietnam.





Rubber Plantation
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One of the many rubber plantations, that surround Buon Ma Thuot, Vietnam.



Drive-thru
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At the lively local vegetable markets, Gia Nghia, Vietnam.



Cash Crop
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Cashews drying on the streets, Phuoc Long, Vietnam.



"Your Move..."
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Enjoying an afternoon game, amongst friends, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam.



Other Vietnamese photos from my travels;

Vietnamese photos





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Japan/Korea

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Travelling to Japan/South Korea... arriving in Osaka (Kansai), (Japan) via Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), then travelling to/through; Osaka, Kyoto, (Kansai), Hiroshima (Chugoku), Fukuoka, Karatsu, Nagasaki, Shimabarra, Beppu, Fukuoka, (Kyushu), (Japan), Busan, Daegu, Seoul (South Korea), and back home via Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia).



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Dotombori-dōri
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The alleys and laneways of Dotombori are some of the liveliest in Osaka, very reminiscent of those in the movie 'Bladerunner', and which come alive after night-fall, a must for any visitor to experience! Osaka, Kansai, Japan.





Fushimi-Inari Taisha
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The famous 'Red Torii' path-way, of the Fushimi-Inari Taisha shrine, Kyoto, Kansai, Japan.





Golden Temple
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The famous Golden Pavilion of Kinkaku-ji, Kyoto, Kansai, Japan.





Pull Rickshaws
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Beautiful 'Old style', large-wheeled, Japanese pull-rickshaws, that take tourists around the town, Arashiyama, Kansai, Japan.





A-Bomb Dome
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The chilling memorial, of the destructive power of war on the local people, Hiroshima, Chugoku, Japan.





Yatai Stall
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One of the hundreds of popular Yatai stalls, that come out each evening to sell a variety of foods, on the streets, Fukuoka, Kyushu, Japan.





Porcelain Bridge
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An exquisite porcelain tile clad bridge, in the artisan village, Okaewichi-yama, Kyushu, Japan.





Limited Express
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The ubiquitous Japanese train shot, in fact it's the 'Limited Express', my 'weapon of choice' when it comes to transport, Nagasaki, Kyushu, Japan.





Kannawa Hells
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'Hells or Jigoku' (ie. steaming hot volcanic waters), used for the city's 'Onsen', surging through the streets, Beppu, Kyushu, Japan.






Yamato-Zep Drummers
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The exciting Yamato-Zep 'Taiko' drumming troupe, during one of their traditional lively drumming performances, Fukuoka, Kyushu, Japan.





It's Show-time!
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Mask at the annual 'International Mask Festival', Andong, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea.





Postman Delivers
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Postbox at the annual 'International Mask Festival', Andong, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea.





Jangseung
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Traditional Korean 'Jangseung', carved wooden totems, at the annual 'International Mask Festival', Andong, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea.





Woori Nara Gogigui
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While this may not be 'Gangnam-style', Korean Gogigui (BBQ meats cooked at your table), is one of my all time favourites, usually served with lettuce, Kimchi and an assortment of sauces, washed down with cold Soju, good enough to put a smile on anyone's face! Seoul, South Korea.





Jongno Tower
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One of the iconic buildings, on the city skyline, Seoul, South Korea.





Other travels to Japan/Korea include;

South Korea 2007 - Kimchi tour around the unique island.
Tokyo 2004 - Exploring the urban megalopolis that is Tokyo.



Other Japanese/South Korean photos from my travels;

Japanese photos
South Korean photos





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