Your trip in one sentence A quick stop to KL on my way to Bangkok
Why did you travel there ? It was on the way to Bangkok so I figured I'd might as well stopped
How did you get there ? Took a bus from Singapore which was easy, cheap and fast
Where did you sleep ? I stayed for one night at the Matahari Lodge and for one night at Suzi's guesthouse. Two good but very typical backpacker hostels.
What was the biggest cultural shock ? I was very impressed by the deep mix of the three main cultures constituting Malaysia: Malays, Chinese and Indians.
What was your most interesting encounter ? Four kids who invited me at their table while I was waiting for the rain to stop in a MacDonald's. They asked me a lot of questions about France, my trip and my girlfriend... Awesome kids! I was very impressed by their knowledge of English and their humor.
Tell us a story that happened to you there Nothing exciting really...
What did you do at night ? Wandered around for a bit but I was quite tired after walking all day.
Your favourite local food ? I loved the Chinese and Indian food. I did stop by a Burger King for a whopper too...
Will you go again ? I will go if I can have people showing me around as I'd like to discover a bit the less touristy stuff there...
Take your Hejbook Join the mile-high club on your way there Learn the coolest word of the local language Eat the local speciality Become smarter in a local museum Find the fleamarket and buy someting exotic Befriend and give your business card to the local mob boss Wander in the city at night Get lost at least one time Engage a (drinking for instance) contest with a local Sleep with a local Pretend to be local and have someone believe it Go to the zoo and hug a bear Share all your crazy stories with the world on hejorama.com
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