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by nazri
Wed Jun 07, 2017 11:48 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Weekend up north to KL via Malindo OD806/805
Replies: 4
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Re: Weekend up north to KL via Malindo OD806/805

The seat pitch looks way better than Lion Air! I flew Lion SIN-CGK last month and it was so rediculously cramped, I insisted on a emergency exit row seat for the return sector. Compared to the competition, muffin and orange juice sure beats MH's peanuts! I've also heard that on some Silkair flights ...

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by nazri
Wed May 31, 2017 3:08 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Around the Malayan Peninsula in 35 Hours with Malaysia Airlines and the Jungle Railway
Replies: 8
Views: 4851

Re: Around the Malayan Peninsula in 35 Hours with Malaysia Airlines and the Jungle Railway

KTMB has a a really weird policy of not allowing passengers to be at the train platform (at the major stations like KL Sentral) until the train has arrived and stopped. I wrote them an email many years back when the ETS idea was surfaced, about how I loved hearing and watching the locomotives chuggi...

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by nazri
Wed May 31, 2017 3:00 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Around the Malayan Peninsula in 35 Hours with Malaysia Airlines and the Jungle Railway
Replies: 8
Views: 4851

Re: Around the Malayan Peninsula in 35 Hours with Malaysia Airlines and the Jungle Railway

Up until a few years ago, there were daytime trains between JB Sentral and Tumpat. Which meant that you get to enjoy more of the scenery by breaking the trip into two days. This train left JB sentral around 0800 if i recall, and you could get off at Gua Musang around 6 or 7pm. Spend a night in Gua M...

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