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samosaurus 03-06-11 06:21 PM

photos - Port Dickson - Cape Rachardo, Malaysia
Hello folks!

Michelle and I had completed a ride to Cape Rachardo from Port Dickson in Negeri Sembilan to Cape Rachardo in Malacca. This was an interesting ride along the coastal roads of West Malaysia..

Michelle setting up her Dahon Speed TR folding bike..

Riding up towards Port Dickson town..

It was getting really hot!

At a junction to the beach area..

The road sign

The journey to Cape Rachardo or Tanjung Tuan in Malacca..


samosaurus 03-06-11 06:32 PM

There were lots of hills here, but as it turned out, we tackled it pretty well.. Thanks to some solid training!

At the 10km mark, a small village famous for its white and sandy beaches..

The Samos

Continuing our ride..

Man, it was hot! Temperatures soared up to 39C

Michelle, checking on the GPS for our location..


samosaurus 03-06-11 06:37 PM

Cape Rachardo is a nice and quiet place, some 19.5km away from Port Dickson. There is also a place to watch migrating Raptors..

My boss posing at the tip of the cape..

Taking some snapshots..

We made it!

A glimpse of the shoreline..

Time to hit the road..

There's plenty of blue skies under the scorching sun!


samosaurus 03-06-11 06:58 PM

Taking a break at a petrol station - Port Dickson is an oil refinery town 'owned' by Shell and Exxon-Mobil..

My boss, relieved after her toilet break..

Samo, never felt better after sweating it out!

Riding back to town..

Samo's GPS reading..

Coffee break in town..

Our bikes..


mrodtoo 03-08-11 12:00 PM

Thank for sharing the pictures Sam! It's like I took a micro vacation while having lunch.

puppypilgrim 03-08-11 01:01 PM

I love the rear racks on your Dahons!

ratdog 03-08-11 01:27 PM

Aren't those just the standard Dahon racks that come w/ the Speed TR's?

samosaurus 03-12-11 10:23 AM

Thanks for your kind words guys!

Sam :D

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