Friday, 23 April 2010


A little bit of jogging in the evening, when it is not so blazing hot:

Sunsets here are the most beautiful ones I have seen so far...

Met some interesting people

Magnus from Sweden, surviving in KL, running a guest house, looking for other opportunities...

Berken from US, learning several languages simultaneously (and managing!)

Vladik from Moscow spends most of his time in SE Asia...

Ten days ago came to this island, Langkawi:

Saturday, 10 April 2010


Dutch captured Melaka from the Portuguese in 1641, their legacy:

The same spot at night:

Later on British took the place over, this is what they did to this Dutch fortress:

Nice town, much nicer than KL.


A panoramic view of a centre:

The KL Tower is the fifth tallest telecommunication tower in the world:

There was a Formula One motor racing here, felt a bit guilty missing such a big event, but it is not my thing...

Monday, 5 April 2010


Hot: It is hot here, AC is running 24 hours a day where I stay.

Wet: Daily rain is short and heavy.

Thirsty: Juice is squeezed out of sugar cane and sold with some ice.

Clean: Shaving, Malay style. They just pull out those few hair. I wish I could do that (to myself, don't take me wrong :)