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Square in September – Day 10

When Chief and I spent a holiday in Penang we visited Penang Hill.  This is where scores of lovers have secured their love for each other at Love Lock, Penang Hill. Cropping the photograph to a square has meant missing the full impact of how far the padlocks stretch but you can see that from this […]

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Aussie Life My Travels Weekly Photo Challenge

WPC – Security

This week’s photo challenge is to share a photo that depicts your interpretation of “security.” While there are several interpretations I could have posted for this, I chose the photograph I took when visiting Penang a couple of years ago; scores of lovers have secured their love for each other at Love Lock, Penang Hill. Chief […]

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A Quote From My Pillow

A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination NELSON MANDELA (Eastern & Oriental Hotel Bookmark)

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Penang – And So To The Food

When travelling we love to immerse ourselves in the food culture of the city we’re visiting.   The food culture in Malaysia reflects the multicultural make-up of its population and is mainly a combination of Malay, Indian and Chinese. Just a short walk from the E&O we discovered a typical Malay hawker centre, the Red Garden […]

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Penang

My Significant Other (SO) and I arrived in Penang late Friday afternoon following just a thirty-minute flight from Kuala Lumpur; in fact, it took longer to crawl through the Penang rush hour traffic to our hotel than the flight itself.  The only vehicles moving were the dozens of mopeds and scooters weaving precariously in and […]

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The Fourteen Day Travel Writer

I will soon be jetting off on my travels, accompanied by my ‘Significant Other’, Friday in fact and I thought I’d turn my hand (or keyboard) to a spot of travel blogging.  I’ve never done it before and now that I’ve been equipped with new skills from Photo101, keeping a photographic diary will be so […]