Tag Archives: travel with a baby

The morning after the night before : Kuala Lumpur

Nine weeks and counting on the road, with not a sickness bug between the three of us to show for our efforts. That has to be some kind of a record, right? The 0.5 and I have concluded that there … Continue reading

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What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger: Malacca

All spent of Indonesian Rupiah, we flew out of Denpasar, Bali on 13th October on an Air Asia flight to Singapore. I’m still in two minds about whether we left Bali at the right time or whether in hindsight I … Continue reading

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Yet more crap – Sanur

So far on out trip we have been on a roll as far as accident avoidance is concerned. Apart from the odd occasion when “The Boy” has decided to pee at an inopportune moment whilst sans nappy, we’ve pretty much … Continue reading

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Sh*t happens (sometimes) : Pura Batukaru

When purchasing our tickets for the Kecak fire and trance dance at the Pura Batukaru Temple, we were kindly provided with a programme of the evenings scheduled events in exchange for our 75,000 Rupiah entrance fee. This cheaply printed guide reliably … Continue reading

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Abandon all hope, ye who enter here : Kawah Ijen

Setting off from our accomodation outside the Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park at no later than 10am, we face yet another long journey to see yet another volcano. I have no idea what the pull of Kawah Ijen is; our … Continue reading

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We don’t need another hero: Cemoro Lawang

After an unhurried climb through the green hills of the Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park, the minibus chartered in Probolinggo by four Brits and a baby finally reaches its destination of Cemoro Lawang. Cemoro Lawang is a small village sited … Continue reading

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The Itchy and Scratchy show – Pulau Tioman

Juara.  Nice. A long sweep of golden sand washed by the open South China Sea and similarly cooled by its reliable sea breeze. Juara is a most pleasant place to take a cooling dip when the day is at its … Continue reading

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