Monthly Archives: February 2013

U13 Girls Basketball Champions – Kuala Lumpur

Garden International School (GIS) took away both the Girls and Boys Championship for the U13 Basketball Tournament for Kuala Lumpur International Schools which was held on Saturday 23rd.   Emily was captain of the U13 Girls GIS Basketball Team and … Continue reading

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The Great Aussie Fish & Chips

On the road back to Perth – drop into Busselton for lunch – a quick dip in the ocean for me and Em – then Fish & Chips on the Beach – the surreal Aussie experience.  Made even better by … Continue reading

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Margaret River to Augusta

Tuesday started with a hour drive down to Augusta to visit the Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse. Constructed in 1895/6 the lighthouse is both an Australian Commonwealth and State listed heritage site. It lies on the South-West most point of Australian and … Continue reading

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Between Bunbury and Margaret River

Monday was spent exploring the area between Bunbury and Margaret River some 3 hours south of Perth. Fresh Fruit!!! Although Malaysia is ripe with many more fruit varieties, Australia is better for Stone Fruit and a pleasant change with Apricots, … Continue reading

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Western Australia for Week of Chinese New Year

For the Batrouney’s 2012 was focused on exploring Asia and we took the chance to explore many local places in Malaysia as well as many overseas places with Cambodia, China, Japan, Thailand, Singapore and Indonesia.  The experiences have been many … Continue reading

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Kepong Metropolitan Park

Driving back from the Royal Selangor Factory gave us the chance to call into the Kepong Metropolitan Park and Lake Garden.  We have driven by this park many times and watched the dozens of kites in the sky from the … Continue reading

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Royal Selangor – Factory Tour – Kuala Lumpur

Looking for something not to taxing to do on a Sunday resulted in us heading out to the Royal Selangor Pewter Factory for the morning.  This is something we have been meaning to do for a while and to put … Continue reading

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