Category Archives: HIKING

Hiking the Bukit Beruang Hill

Hiking the Bukit Beruang Hill on a Saturday morning with a toddler and baby in tow. The morning air was crisp and cool. It was tough persuading Svadhi to climb till the top as she was complaining that her leg … Continue reading

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Honeymoon 2009

As I was clearing up some space on my hard disk drive, I stumbled upon the journal of our honeymoon trip and all the fond memories came flooding. Just the other day we were reminiscing our honeymoon trip – the … Continue reading

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Nexus Karambunai – Post Hiking Pampering

After our Mount Kinabalu hike, we checked in Nexus Karambunai Resort to rejuvenate and relax. One of Alfred’s friend mentioned that this IS the place to stay. When we arrived there, I was absolutely amazed by the size of the … Continue reading

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Mount Kinabalu (Gunung Kinabalu) DAY 1: – Hiking Adventure #6

Mount Kinabalu is situated in the East Malaysia state of Sabah on the island of Borneo. It is the place where you could see breathtaking sunrise from above the clouds, 13,435 feet (4095 meters) above sea level. We’ve finally achieved … Continue reading

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Mount Kinabalu (Gunung Kinabalu) DAY 2: – Hiking Adventure #6

Day 2: Second Phase of the climb – Night climb from Laban Rata to the summit: the final and toughest part of the climb: Above Laban Rata, the trail continues as a series of wooden ladders, fashioned out tree roots … Continue reading

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Mount Nuang (Gunung Nuang) – Hiking Adventure #5

Every hiking experience is different and each tells a unique story. This time, it is no ordinary hike. To train prior to our Mount Kinabalu hike, our next hiking destination was Mount Nuang. Mount Nuang is one of Selangor’s highest … Continue reading

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Hiking adventure #4 – FRIM Hill, Kepong

Today’s outing is to FRIM (Forest Research Institute of Malaysia) in Kepong. FRIM is located along the Selayang-Kepong Highway. It’s about 1/2 hour journey from KLCC to FRIM. FRIM was founded in the year 1929 and is one of the … Continue reading

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