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      Kuching - Sibu ferry or flight

      Kuching Mar 20, 2014 at 3:09 AM

      Hi,

      we will travel Kuching - Sibu in August to make trip up the river. We dont expect to stay in Sibu and continue to Song or Kapit (and Belaga later). I think about two ways:
      1) Ferry - It would take 5 hr, so about early midday in Sibu.
      2) Flight - MASwings has cheap flight, early morning, so let say 9am be in Sibu. The prize is twice as much as ferry (?)
      My questions:
      - what are pros and cons except time? MASwing safe? Ferry trip boring?
      - If using ferry from Kuching, can we get into Song in the same day? Perhaps if fly we should stay in Sibu until ferry come from Kuching and follow with the same boat, so loose anyway?

      Thanks

      Thanks a lot

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    • Shopping mall in Gambang

      Gambang Apr 12, 2014 at 2:53 AM

      is there a shopping mall with a lot of things to buy in gambang ?

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    • Express Bus

      Negeri Terengganu Apr 6, 2014 at 8:04 PM

      What are the buses leaving from Ipoh to Trengganu, the times and the fare./
      ?

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      Restaurants in Perhentian Besar

      Pulau Perhentian Besar Mar 24, 2014 at 7:16 PM

      Hi all, we will visit Perhentian Besar on 18 April. Will stay at the Perhentian Island Resort,as our booking was just Bed and Breakfast basis, we would like to know options of nice but affordable restaurants ,for lunch and dinner at Perhentian Besar.
      Thank you

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      Daramsala Perdana

      Damansara 10 hours ago

      What is Daramsala Perdana?

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    • How to Tampin from KL

      Tampin Mar 31, 2014 at 1:51 AM

      How to get Tampin from Kualalumpur

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    • Singapore to Mersing

      Mersing Mar 26, 2014 at 11:13 AM

      My husband and I will be visiting Tioman Island and we were planning on flying there from Singapore, however due to Berjaya air cancelling their service will now need to go by ferry. We land at Singapore airport at 07.15am on 10 April and I'm having trouble finding the best route to the Mersing Ferry Jetty. Would anyone be able to advise on the best trip in the current situation?

      Changi airport offers a coach service to Kotaraya II terminal. Is it easy to get from there to the Larkin Bus Terminal (is this now called Larkin Sentral, and in a slightly different place), or should I instead take a bus or taxi into Singapore center and take a bus from there to Larkin?

      Which coach should I take from Larkin to Mersing? Do I need to pre-book? I understand booking from Mersing back to Singapore would be a good idea to make sure you have a seat.

      I'm of a mind to take a taxi to not have the hassle of all the changing and making sure we get to the jetty on time (even though I still don't know what time the boat leaves, that's another interesting part of our journey!). I have been offered a pre-booked return (Changi-Mersing-Changi) for S$350; is that reasonable or should I look for local taxis instead?

      Thank you in advance for your help!

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      Primier/ deluxe night cabins in trains

      Malaysia Apr 7, 2014 at 1:22 AM

      I am traveling with wife from KL to butterworth in june2014 last week & paln it by Deluxe cabin. Is it available between these cities, if so train time & cost of two berths please.

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    • Property appreciation in Cameron Highlands

      Cameron Highlands Mar 30, 2014 at 7:17 AM

      How is the rate of property appreciation like in Cameron Highlands?

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      Rommate in Kuala Lumpur

      Kuala Lumpur Mar 27, 2014 at 11:23 PM

      I'm looking roommate in Kuala Lumpur for 1 months and it the same time I want to study English so if someone want to stay with nice person, please let me know.

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    • Kuala Lumpur to Mersing

      Mersing Mar 19, 2014 at 6:30 AM

      We are travelling in August 2014. Is it possible to get a train from KL to Mersing as i can only seem to find coach/bus options.

      Also do the buses/coaches from KL to Mersing provide on board toilets and air conditioning? Which company would be the best to use in this instance?

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    • What is the maximum amount of US Dollar that is allowed to exchange in Malaysia?

      Malaysia 23 hours ago

      I planning to do a business of buy clothes in Malaysia and then sell them in my country. Actually I aim at luxurious brands that requires a lot of RM for the funding and I tend to exchange the US dollar to Malaysian RM in Malaysia for the better Currency exchange. However I don't know how much US dollar that a foreign tourist allowed to exchange in a Malaysian Bank or licensed money changer ? I affaird that the authorities would suspect me as illegal money trader

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    • Wanting to vist Malacca in May.

      Melaka Apr 4, 2014 at 3:54 PM

      Travelling solo for a few days in KL before moving on. I am wanting to do a day trip to Malacca however its seems that one can only do a booked trip with one is travelling with some one else. The few that I found that are available for solo travellers charge triple the rate. Any ideas welcome. Thanks

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    • best hotel under Euro 125 and transport agent

      Kuala Lumpur Mar 28, 2014 at 12:44 AM

      We would like to visit to Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia. About 15 persons for 6 days. I wanna know middle rate hotel and transport service while we are in Kuala Lumpur.

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    • Trip at Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre

      Kota Kinabalu Apr 8, 2014 at 11:20 PM

      What do you think about facilities and pricing for Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre?

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    • Trekking pole allow as hand carry item?

      Malaysia Apr 6, 2014 at 2:41 AM

      Hello, will like to know whether trekking poles are allow on aircraft via hand carry as the poles are too long can't fit into the back pack. Please advice.

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    • Visit to Malaysis with family and Safety concerns

      Malaysia Mar 30, 2014 at 10:40 PM

      We (Indian family comprising my wife, 2 kids of 7 and 3 years of age and myself) plan to visit Malaysia from 21st May for 3 nights and 4 days. We would be first visiting Singapore and then proceed to Malaysia. Request suggestions on the following:
      a) Suitable itinerary for 3 nights, 4 days stay in Malaysia
      b) Some of my friends say Malaysia is not safe (foreign tourists often face incidents of chain snatching and loot) if you plan on your own. If so could you suggest good, reliable and cost effective tour operators within Malaysia?

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    • cheapest way to get from johor bahru to singapore expo 1,expo drive?

      Johor Bahru Mar 30, 2014 at 12:27 AM

      does anyone know any budget hotel in jb,how to get from the hotel to singapore expo..

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    • Getting from Melaka Sentral bus station to Melaka Jaya (Equatorial) by bus or coach

      Melaka Mar 24, 2014 at 7:33 PM

      I'm planning a trip to SE Asia in August (from Vancouver BC Canada).

      What's the most efficient way to get from Melaka Sentral to Melaka Jaya (Equatorial Hotel) by public transport - if any exists? It is a safe and reliable mode of transportation?

      I've been told some private bus/coach companies are able to drop off passengers (boarding from Singapore) directly at Equatorial hotel.
      What is the name of this coach line and if there is a website or phone number (in Singapore). that would be fantastic.

      Cheers, Chris

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      4 hours time in Kota Bharu, places to visit ?

      Kota Baharu Mar 24, 2014 at 7:05 PM

      We would have about 4 hours in Kota Bharu ,before our flight back to Kuala Lumpur.
      Any suggestions of places can be visited in that very short period of time ?
      Thank you..

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    • Girls getaway for 5 days

      Malaysia Mar 17, 2014 at 3:25 AM

      My friend and i are going for a camp to Melacca in April. 5 days before the camp starts, we would like to plan a small vacation... we love beaches, adventure, outdoorsy places... what would you recommend, how should we spend our 5 days in Malaysia?

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    • from Melaka to Cameron Highlands

      Pulau Langkawi Mar 17, 2014 at 11:32 PM

      On thursday the 17th of april we want to travel from our hotel in Melaka to Tanah Rata (CH).
      I understand this is the best way: taxi - ferry to penang - bus to CH.
      Who do I contact to book this day-trip for us?

      Greetings from Belgium,
      Karen

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      MELAKKA day trip

      Kuala Lumpur Apr 7, 2014 at 12:17 AM

      Please advise on reasonably priced melakka day trip from KL in june 2014.
      Satish Vatsa

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    • Malaysia in August??

      Malaysia Mar 26, 2014 at 11:31 PM

      Hi all,
      I'm travelling around South east asia for several months, during june-july-august it seems to be the rainy season around south east asia and also the high season because the europeen and north american holiday. I saw than Malaysia is the only country with no rainy season in august, but what about the high season? and do the prices are very high during the high season? like the double and more than the low season?

      Also, what do you recommend if a friend of mine come to visit me in Malaysia but she has only 2 weeks? A bit of culture, beach, snorkelling, shopping?

      And last question, Is Malaysia a safe country? Because I read a couple of bad experience and rumor about Malaysia.

      Thanks a lot for your answer!!
      Caroline

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      Battery for laptop

      Penang Mar 2, 2014 at 2:23 PM

      Have been trying to source a replacement battery for my Dell laptop. Got a call from a guy in Penang, wanting my credit card details so he can send the battery to me here in Australia. Not keen on giving out my CC details over the phone.
      So, I am wondering, since I will be in Penang next week, if anyone knows whereabouts I might be able to go when I am there to buy the battery? The guy on the phone would not tell me his location (as they only service Australia?)
      Any help would be appreciated.
      Betska

      3 Answers Mar 2, 2014 at 7:36 PM
    • Penang hill

      Penang Mar 2, 2014 at 12:15 PM

      Going to visit Penang hill but have trouble walking due to knee replacement, have read that you can get golf buggies when you reach the top, are these for hire or do you have to be driven around. If this is true does anyone have any idea of the price

      6 Answers 10 hours ago
    • short tour of Penang

      Penang Feb 24, 2014 at 10:24 PM

      I wil be In Penang with my wife and son from 1pm to 7pm as part of super star cruise. We would like to visit Kek Lok Si temple, Maha Mariamman temple and the Bala thandayuthapani temple. Both the Hindu temples are supposed to open only at 5pm. Can anyone guide us whether we could visit all the 3 places within available time,what is best mode of transport and how much would it cost approximately? If taxi is the best mode can someone provide us the contact number of a good and reliable taxi driver?

      2 Answers Feb 25, 2014 at 6:46 AM
    • short tour of Penang

      Penang Feb 24, 2014 at 10:21 PM

      I wil be In Penang with my wife and son from 1pm to 7pm as part of super star cruise. We would like to visit Kek Lok Si temple, Maha Mariamman temple and the Bala thandayuthapani temple. Both the Hindu temples are supposed to open only at 5pm. Can anyone guide us whether we could visit all the 3 places within available time,what is best mode of transport and how much would it cost approximately? If taxi is the best mode can someone provide us the contact number of a good and reliable taxi driver?

      2 Answers Feb 26, 2014 at 10:13 PM
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      When to visit

      Penang Feb 4, 2014 at 4:47 PM

      I do not like Humidity at all, but to visit when it is at its lowest humidity would be ok.
      When is the best time.
      Thanks, Allan

      6 Answers Feb 26, 2014 at 6:22 PM
    • Bus from penang to Melaka

      Penang Feb 2, 2014 at 6:08 PM

      Hi, i plan to take a bus from Penang to Melaka this march. Should i to book the bus ticket in advance? and where about should i take the bus? Sg Nibong or Butterworth?

      5 Answers Feb 12, 2014 at 12:52 AM
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      Georgetwon and Batu ferringhi

      Penang Jan 29, 2014 at 4:17 AM

      Hii... Im planning to spend valentine in penang.. Therearsome questions since me and my bf never bee. To Penang before:
      1. What transport should i take from Georgetown To Batu Ferringhi, with our luggages.
      2. Where and what watersport best in Batu Ferringhi?
      3. Any local restaurant that must go to in Georgetown and batu ferringhi?
      4. Best beaches to go also, for swimminga d for tannig as well? And from the beach, are the public transport want to takeus back to hotel even we already wet ?

      Big thanks guys 

      7 Answers Feb 2, 2014 at 11:17 PM
    • how much for a taxi from penang airport to batu ferringhi

      Penang Jan 17, 2014 at 4:44 PM

      i'm going to the bayview beach resort, how much will it cost for a taxi to the hotel?

      also, what good inexpensive restaurants are there close to the hotel for lunch and dinner that are good for families with small children. i will be there with my wife and two kids age 5 and 2.

      2 Answers Jan 31, 2014 at 12:14 AM
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      Trip Cost from Shah Alam to Penang

      Negeri Pulau Pinang Dec 22, 2013 at 8:15 PM

      Can anyone give me the average cost of trip from shah alam to penang?

      2 Answers Dec 24, 2013 at 4:30 AM
    • Penang City Tour ? Can you please recomend a good Penang City Tour operator ?

      Penang Dec 13, 2013 at 1:43 AM

      I am unable to find a reputed City Tour operator in Penang ?
      Can you please recommend one ? also what would be the approx. cost ?

      I was able to find a local contact form the hotel that give private tours - however - this would be just a private tour and I am unable to find any references. Plus he is charging me RM35 per hour minimum for 5 hours - is this a good deal ?

      Please let me know your thoughts.
      Regards
      Richard

      2 Answers Dec 13, 2013 at 9:14 PM
    • Penang George town - Where to stay - Chulia Heritage Hotel OR Evergreen Laurel Penang ?

      Penang Dec 13, 2013 at 1:36 AM

      Hi
      I have a 2 day short visit in Penang with family - want to see the most I can
      I have choices of 2 hotels
      1. Chulia Heritage Hotel
      No. 380, Chulia Street
      Georgetown, 10200 Malaysia

      And the other

      2. Evergreen Laurel Penang
      53 Persiaran Gurney
      Penang
      10250
      Malaysia

      Reviews on the web are confusing... Can any tell me which one to pick from a personal experience ? Chulia Heritage Hotel is offering a better deal in terms of Price.

      Thanks
      Regards
      Richard

      4 Answers Dec 20, 2013 at 12:14 AM
    • How much will it cost to take a prepaid Taxi from Penang Airport to Gorgetown ?

      Penang Dec 12, 2013 at 3:43 AM

      How much will it cost to take a prepaid Taxi from Penang Airport to Gorgetown ?

      5 Answers Dec 13, 2013 at 9:17 PM
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      Apartments to rent

      Penang Oct 22, 2013 at 7:40 PM

      My wife and I are planning to visit Penang Island and rent an apartment for 1 to 3 months. What is typically available and what would I expect to pay for rent

      3 Answers Oct 23, 2013 at 6:05 AM
    • cycling in penang

      Penang Oct 20, 2013 at 7:18 PM

      can cycling on penang bridge ?

      6 Answers Oct 21, 2013 at 5:34 AM
    • Water Temperatures off the coast of Penang

      Penang Oct 17, 2013 at 1:44 AM

      What is the average water temperature in the sea along the coast line and which beach has waves and clear water

      2 Answers Oct 17, 2013 at 7:09 AM
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      Sungei nibong or butterworth

      Penang Oct 3, 2013 at 12:08 AM

      Hi,
      Which of these terminals are nearest to Georgetown n accessible by public bus? Pls advise meeee

      3 Answers Dec 5, 2013 at 3:52 AM
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      Sungei nibong or butterworth

      Penang Oct 2, 2013 at 11:57 PM

      Hi,
      Which of these terminals are nearest to Georgetown n accessible by public bus? Pls advise meeee

      1 Answer Oct 3, 2013 at 12:23 AM
    • Transportation from airport Penang to B.mertajam

      Bukit Mertajam Sep 29, 2013 at 11:55 PM

      Hello ,
      May I know that is there any bus services from Penang airport to B.Mertajam and how long time and when is the earliest bus time ? Im from JB and would like to visit a Chinese doctor at 84A , Bunga Raya Road , 14000 Bukit Mertajam,Pulau Pinang.

      2 Answers Oct 5, 2013 at 5:19 AM
    • Ipoh to Penang by trsin

      Penang Sep 29, 2013 at 11:21 AM

      Which is the best mode of transportation from Ipoh to Penang?
      Will it advisable to take the train instead? Or the coach bus?
      Which bus terminal should I alight at which is nearer to Georgetown

      5 Answers Sep 30, 2013 at 12:20 AM
    • indian food

      Penang Sep 20, 2013 at 12:55 PM

      will get any indian foods?

      8 Answers Dec 26, 2013 at 12:43 AM
    • Hotel Accomodation in bayan Baru

      Bayan Lepas Aug 6, 2013 at 5:34 AM

      Hi,

      I will be in Penang from 14th August to 1st Sept. My office is in Seagate, Cybercity, Bayan baru, Penang. Can someone please help me in finding budget hotels near to my Office.

      1 Answer Aug 7, 2013 at 8:01 PM
    • Budget Hotels near Bayan Baru

      Bayan Lepas Aug 6, 2013 at 5:29 AM

      Hi,
      I will be in Penang from 14th August to 1st Sept. Can anyone please help me for budget hotels in bayan lepas. My office is in Cybercity, Bayan Baru. If someone can sugeest some budget hotels near to my office

      1 Answer Aug 6, 2013 at 6:03 AM
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      how to get to Ipoh/ Cameron Highlands from Penang

      Penang Jul 28, 2013 at 11:12 AM

      Hey all, any one know/ done this before?

      how to get to Ipoh/ Cameron Highlands from Penang

      thanks VT!!

      10 Answers Jan 31, 2014 at 6:27 PM
    • Serviced apartments

      Penang Jul 28, 2013 at 2:02 AM

      Wanting to stay in a serviced apartment near George Town that does breakfast if possible , are there any there.

      3 Answers Mar 2, 2014 at 12:10 PM
    • where can. rent a BMW or MERCEDES car daily?

      Penang Jul 22, 2013 at 2:15 AM

      hi. where can i rent that car i have mentioned above? i'm from KL, kinda lazy to drive from KL to pEnang. i need to rent it for business meeting in penang. TQ

      3 Answers Sep 17, 2013 at 11:09 PM
    • insect and danger

      Penang Jun 19, 2013 at 4:48 PM

      my daughter and grandchildren have recently moved to malaysia -- they went down a trail not far from their condo and came out with leaches ( bleeding) where can we find information when hiking or exploring in malaysia

      4 Answers Jun 19, 2013 at 10:06 PM
    • Lesbian Family with Kids Friendly Travel Location?

      Penang Jun 3, 2013 at 9:04 PM

      How would you classify Penang, Malaysia for a lesbian couple, with two 5 year olds for vacation travel. We are not public affection types so it would simply be to travel and enjoy the location as a family. Any advise would be appreciated!

      8 Answers Jul 22, 2013 at 2:51 AM
    • Where to buy dried seafood in Penang?

      Penang May 21, 2013 at 8:11 PM

      Hi, may I know where do locals go to buy dried seafood stuff (eg. scallop, fish maw, etc) in Penang? Any wholesale centre? Thanks.

      6 Answers Sep 24, 2013 at 7:31 AM
    • frequency of bus service

      Penang Mar 21, 2013 at 10:01 AM

      frequency of bus service from penang airport to georgetown komtar and vice versa

      4 Answers Mar 22, 2013 at 5:20 AM
    • Tips on Georgetown

      Penang Mar 11, 2013 at 8:05 PM

      We will be there 5 days and 4 nights. Tips on places to see and eat will be greatly appreciated.

      10 Answers Feb 24, 2014 at 12:27 AM