Continuous rain and lack of sun the past few days, that’s is what I call ideal weather. The temperature down to 22c, and feels 21-19c when it’s windy. Great opportunity to experience spring-like weather in Klang Valley.
God, thank you for listening, and let it stay this way for couple more days.
We limiting activities today to get enough rest for next route which still undecided. It was so relaxed, only with kids activities right after morning breakfast at hotel and afternoon. Continue reading “Year end expedition: Day 5, Cameron Highlands”
We had a complimentary breakfast in hotel prior roaming around Tanah Rata. The truck get a chance to rest while we go around city by walking. Continue reading “Year end expedition: Day 4, Cameron Highlands”
Woke up at 0630, and went out for breakfast around 0830 at Fazil house known for charcoal burning method. Continue reading “Year end expedition: Day 3, Cameron Highlands”
Kids being cranky last night, thus leave us few hours to sleep prior next route. Woke up at 0700, and done packing/preparation by 0930, we stop for a quick breakfast nearby, somewhere around Pulau Pangkor jetty terminal before headed to next stop, Taiping. Continue reading “Year end expedition: Day 2, Taiping”
Take off from home a bit late (around 1030) than scheduled plan. We took the non-toll route, shah alam – puncak alam – kuala selangor – sabak bernam – lumut for better journey fulfillment. Continue reading “Year end expedition: Day 1, Lumut”
I’m planning overlanding trip to Chiang Rai somewhere around February next year.
The journey will take estimated 5000km returns and it’ll be completed in less than 2 weeks. Continue reading “Overland: Shah Alam to Chiang Rai”
My son named Adam. He was born on 1st December 2013 at 6:53AM. Despite having to wait 53 long dramatic hours due to some delivery complications that my wife has endured, everything has gone very smoothly. Alhamdulillah.
Thanks to Allah for everything, PPUM staff for their care and support during my wife’s labor and post-delivery. Thanks to friends and family who visited us despite their busy schedules, and wishes from all over the world.
This is a new chapter and marked as the most important defining moment for us as newly parent.
That priceless moment, when I witnessed the two loves of my life start getting to know each other all over again, thus makes my poor father’s heart melted.
I’m officially a father now.
Song in my head at the moment:
En. Samad : “Mr. White, I do indeed come from Malaysia, but I cannot help it.”
Mr. White : “That, Sir, I find, is what a very great many of your countrymen cannot help.”
– Adapted from Boswell’s Life of Samuel Johnson
Will update the story later.
16 September 1963, is a sacred date for the Federation of Malaysia in the formation of Malaya, North Borneo, Sarawak and Singapore as one entity officially.
Originally proposed date of the Malaysia formation day held on June 1, 1963, before it fixed to August 31, in line with the celebration of Independence Day. Alas, there are too many issues has been raised from Indonesia and the Philippines (boundaries issues, etc), until it can only be realized on 16 September. Continue reading “16 September 1963, Malaysia Day”
PROCLAMATION OF INDEPENDENCE
In the name of God, the Compassionate, the Merciful. Praise be to God, the Lord of the Universe and may the blessings and peace of God be upon His Messengers. Continue reading “Malayan Proclamation of Independence (1957)”