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Malaysia…life’s a beach

After a long and eventful journey involving overnight buses and international ferries, we needed a rest! So where better than the touristy, colonial town of Malaka. First ruled by the Portuguese,  then Dutch, then British and with dolops of Chinese, Malay and Indian thrown in for good measure, its a melting pot of cultures to say the least. We found a quiet guest house called Jalang Jalang in picturesque Chinatown with a comfortable bed, wifi and most importantly western style toilets to spend a few nights and recharge the batteries.

Melaka

Melaka

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