Tuesday, April 13, 2004

Made it back safely to London yesterday. Here's a quick rundown of my trip in statistics and lists, just the way engineers like it!

Arrival date in Kuala Lumpur: 23 March, 2004
Departure date: 12 April, 2004
Cities/Towns visited: KL, Ipoh, Penang, Singapore
Food eaten (in no particular order and incomplete): char kway teow, chai tow kuay, loh bak, prawn mee, black hokkien mee, black hokkien kway teow, white hokkien mee, yam cake, oyster omelette, ice kacang, pongteh, chap chai, chicken rice, Indian rojak, Chinese rojak, yong tau foo, banana leaf rice, taufu goreng, yinyong (spelling?), kway teow thng (spelling?), roti canai, nasi lemak, briyani, rendang daging, curry ayam, fried fish, kangkong belacan, curry puff, sardine puff, bak kut teh, satay, curry laksa, assam laksa
Fruits eaten: starfruit, chiku, papaya, mango, banana, jackfruit, durian
Fruits I wanted to eat but were not in season: rambutan, mangosteen
Drinks drunk: ice barley, ice lemon barley, ice limau, starfruit juice, watermelon juice, F&N orange soda, F&N lychee soda, F&N sarsi, A&W root beer, Kickapoo Joy Juice, white coffee, ice lemon tea, tea
Weight gain imagined (I haven't weighed myself yet out of fear): 5kg
Number of relatives met: 12
Number of temples visited: 2
Number of parks visited: 3
Best park: KL's Bird Park
Number of shopping malls visited: 8 ... but that's because we walked through a whole lot on Orchard Road
Favourite shopping mall: MidValley Megamall
Number of mosquito bites obtained: at least 18
Number of flea bites obtained: a few
Diseases that I worried about: Elephantitis, Dengue Fever
Number of suitcases on flight to KL: 1
Number of suitcases on flight from KL: 2
Number of aircon induced sore throats: 1

Photos coming soon to my fotolog!


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