Monthly Archives: October 2014

Our Day Exploring Royal Belum State Park

The only way to get around Royal Belum State Park is via boating around the lake and stopping off at the various points. Our first stop of the day was to see the Rafflesia which is considered the worlds largest … Continue reading

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Royal Belum State Park – Malaysia

Last week we spent 3 days at the Belum Eco-Resort in the Royal Belum State Park – Together with Taman Negara National Park it is one of the oldest rainforests in the world, dating back over 130 million years. The … Continue reading

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Art of the Old Town – Ipoh

Ernest Zacharevic, the Lithuanian artist in Penang who is known for his interesting wall murals in Penang has left his mark in Ipoh with a set of 8 murals throughout the Old Town – known as ‘Art of OLDTOWN’. An … Continue reading

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Old Town Ipoh – Contemporary meets Old Town Heritage

We overnighted in Ipoh last Tuesday in order to break the 6 hour drive to Royal Belum National Park.  We have been to Ipoh many times for food and to see the temples but this time, by staying in the … Continue reading

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Mates Hanging out in Malaysia

A great weekend with an old mate, Ian “Macca” McPherson, who was in town on work with Google. As I was batching we got to hang out for most of the weekend – Kerrie was in Melbourne for the week … Continue reading

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Kerrie’s High School Hockey

Given my post a few weeks ago on our Hockey experiences as a family while living in Canberra, I thought, to complete the story I should put up these great photos I found of Kerrie in her school years playing … Continue reading

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Girls U15 2014 ISAKL Soccer

This weekend was the ISAKL (International Schools Association Kuala Lumpur) Soccer preliminary matches with U15 being held at the Alice Smith High School, Kuala Lumpur. The four matches GIS  played were all close and toughly fought out by the girls … Continue reading

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