I've taken almost five hundred photos in the twenty-four hours that I've been in Penang. And I didn't even do that much sightseeing compared to earlier visits! Scrolling through the images on my camera I'd say that the majority of them look like quality shots with very few duplicates. I'm going to have to think … Continue reading 490 Photos
Selamat Datang from Malaysia
Greetings from George Town, Penang. I arrived here around 13:30 this afternoon and it was the smoothest journey south thus far, helped tremendously by good conversation during the minibus trip from Hat Yai this morning with a couple of Londoners. The girl actually teaches English to kindergarteners in Kathu, Phuket. Today was some sort of … Continue reading Selamat Datang from Malaysia
It’s Visa Run Time Again!
Well, I'm closing in on that 60-day limit again which means it's time for yet another visa run. As per the Penang Thai Consulate's interpretation of the rules, I can receive one last tourist visa there since I haven't done any 30-day extensions from within Thailand. As I understand it, this is the last of … Continue reading It’s Visa Run Time Again!