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Cameron Highlands – Kea area

There are Kea Valley Apartment, Kea Markets, Kea Farm.. super traffic jam during weekends/Public Holidays. View this post on Instagram Windy w bright sun. Take a break.. It looked dusty here where the plants are displayed and a few succulents had dried leaves, rotted or didn't look very healthy. This place has accommodation, farm and… Continue reading Cameron Highlands – Kea area

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Cameron Highlands – Cactus Point

Cactus Point has a big area for parking and buying (free entrance) succulents and potted plants. There is also a section of old electronics and Buddhism brochures. A souvenir area was deserted when I went – mostly plastic and deco stuff. Why get plastic when you can get real plants right? :) Traffic jam going… Continue reading Cameron Highlands – Cactus Point

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Cameron Highlands – Big Red Strawberry Farm

Also known as Taman Agro Tourism Cameron Highlands. This is slightly North of Cactus Valley, Brinchang. So I walked from Cactus Valley to Big Red Strawberry Farm. I almost skipped this but found someone posted there are cheap succulents here in Foursquare. This place does NOT have entrance fee, unlike Cactus Valley. So if you… Continue reading Cameron Highlands – Big Red Strawberry Farm

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Cameron Highlands – Cactus Valley

I bought bus ticket at BTS train station (Bandar Tasek/Tasik Selatan) – there were lots of counters and all sell the same companies so one doesn’t have to worry about queueing for a specific company only. Within 30min, I got into the bus. This was on non-Public Holiday weekday. If one wanted to buy for… Continue reading Cameron Highlands – Cactus Valley

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Korea Spring – Seoul – Changdeokgung

This is the last palace we went to. We had missed this palace on Seoul City Bus Tour, so we went on another day. If you plan to visit palaces on different days, best to get the Combined Palaces ticket instead of ala-carte tickets (buy ticket at each palace) coz it will be slightly cheaper.… Continue reading Korea Spring – Seoul – Changdeokgung

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Korea Spring – East Jeju Island Day 3 – Seopjikoji & Seongsan Illchubong

    The night before, we couldn’t finish our chicken dinner. So for breakfast today, I shredded the chicken and friend cooked instant noodles. Tasty and this time we added kimchi, bought from CU or GS25 (very common convenience store in Korea). Today we opened the cold brew and 2 of us found it too… Continue reading Korea Spring – East Jeju Island Day 3 – Seopjikoji & Seongsan Illchubong

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Korea Spring – Jeju Island Day 2 – Yeomiji Botanical Garden

Entrance fee: 9000 Won for adult. There are diff price rate for school kids, senior citizens and group tour. We spent almost 3hrs here, including a stop to eat corn chips and ice cream – the orange (Hallabong) ice cream was tasty. We tried yam ice cream, it was ok. Not cheap. There are many… Continue reading Korea Spring – Jeju Island Day 2 – Yeomiji Botanical Garden