Tag: malaysia

Planes, Trains and Elephants – My 2009 Asia Trip Overview

Early in my 4 week trip to Asia, I discovered that slow upload speeds would prevent me from posting my travel blogs in a sequential timeline. Now that I have all my posts finished (finally), I can assemble them in … [continue reading]

More Carbohydrate Observations From Malaysia

After posting Carbohydrate Observations From Malaysia, I returned to the streets of Kuala Lumpur to look for more patterns to support or refute by observations.

The first thing I want to clarify is that Malaysian women are overweight, not … [continue reading]

Batu Caves – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Today I journeyed to the north outskirts of Kuala Lumpur to see the Batu Caves. It was OK. Probably not worth the trip.


Oh yeah, there were monkeys everywhere.


Photo Gallery for Batu Caves – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia[continue reading]

Carbohydrate Observations From Malaysia

* Note that my Malaysian observations were all inside Kuala Lumpur. Things may be different outside the city.

Malaysia has a problem that its neighbor Thailand doesn’t: obesity. Wherever I went in Thailand the people were trim. Age didn’t … [continue reading]

Arrived in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The adventure continues. I arrived in Kuala Lumpur late last night. This is an awesome airport. The KLIA Ekspres¬†hooks right into the terminal and drops you off in the center of the city, which is a 28 minute journey. … [continue reading]

Next Stop: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Do I really want to spend another 5 nights in Bangkok? Nope. I’ve decided to head down to Kuala Lumpur for some urban hiking and Malaysian curry.

Photo The Sky Bar in Kuala Lumpur with a view of Petronas[continue reading]