Category Archives: Malaysia

Frequent Flyer Miles for Bikes?

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There are 2 ways to get to Kota Kintabalu, Malaysia where the air cargo terminal is located and this is by several ferries or by riding…. Ride of course.

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Today we have 321 km to go to kota Kintabalu, but we have 4 border crossings to navigate.… Read the rest

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Malaysian Borneo and Sultanate of Brunei


We are on a mission now to get to the Malaysian border in 678 km (12 1/2 hours on Google). The locals say it takes 10 hours by car.

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We set out under cloudy skies, but actually this was the best day we have had on Borneo and we did not have even a drop of rain.… Read the rest

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Shipping to Auckland!

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Today we need to get the bikes sorted to fly and we got a Grab cab for the 21 km drive back to Motowerks. Here the service was done (or so we thought), except the oil filter issue. The shop guys had all the plastics off for a super clean.… Read the rest

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Kuala Lumpur and a Side Trip to Boracay

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May 1- Dec 29 2017!!

Today the weather looks pretty good and we walked down to “Chinatown” KL and then up to the main Merdeka Square. On the way to the square we came across a Hindu and Buddhist temple and a church before we came to the Merdeka Mosque.… Read the rest

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Faizal’s 4 day tour of Malaysia


The plan today is breakfast at the Hotel with Trevor, who will stay here another night and then the  rest of us will head to the border. It is 60 km down the 4 south to the border zone and we left at 930 (1030 in Malaysia).… Read the rest

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