6 - 8 September
Jenny, Shoo Chan and Chia in Bidor, on the way to Penang
Stop in Bidor coffee shop for breakfast
Typical old shop houses in Bidor
The famous duck noodle .... with herbs etc....
Special type of char siew pau .. yummy
People selling petai
Buying som fruits in Bidor
Arrive in Penang. Stop at Saw Hoon's house.
Trekking cancelled today because raining.
We have Nonya food lunch and later check in to Hotel 1926.
Raining heavily on Saturday, until flood. We spent the afternoon in Gurney Plaza shopping mall.
Next morning, we visit Penang botanical gardens.
Cannon ball ...
Cannon ball flower
National Park office in Teluk Bahang. We started trekking around 10.30am
First trail suppose to walk for about 2-3 hrs to Muka Head, trekking along the beach ...
Su Ping taking photos...
Stop for a break. Ate some food that we bought from Pulau Tikus market.
Suddenly a few monkeys came to steal food......
Took a boat back to the national park entrance.
Start treking to Pantai Kerachut.
Where's the lake ? This Meromictic lake is special because the layars of dense saltwater and freshwater from the river do not mix.
Walking along the beach. Already reach Pantai Kerachut
Wake up ! A friendly spotted wood owl.
Owl eating chicken. 'Siang dia blur sikit' ..
The ranger explaining how the turtles come to the beach to lay eggs.
Walk to the turtle hachery where we can see some exhibits. The ranger also took out two baby turtles for us to have a look.
This is where we were suppose to camp yesterday.
After trekking, go makan Penang food in Northam Beach Cafe...
Semua sapu ....
Me and Su Ping, my cousin from Penang.
Back to Saw Hoon's house. Cutting birthday cake.
Who's birthday ?
Next morning, Monday ... had 'brunch' at a hawker stall. Ate some curry mee and Apom ...
On the way back to KL, stop at Sungai Klah Hot Springs Park (Sungkai)
Its a fasting month and a weekday, so not many people. Nice place.
Egg Boiling at hot springs
Soaking feet in hot water ! A group of Singaporean students just arrive...
After hot springs, stop to have some coconut water and buy petai.
Later on in the evening, had dinner somewhere in Rawang.
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