The scenery in Camerons is beautiful- you can see miles of tea plantations, flowers or just natural scenery. It is about 4 hours drive from Kuala Lumpur- the roads have improved a lot and easier to drive up. Above: Sunrise as I watched from the apartment that I've stayed. It's a great gateway even if [...]
Many people would visit Camerons and buy strawberries back home. We had a chance to visit a strawberry farm and saw how the plants were grown: Do always try out the strawberries before buying as sometimes they can be quite sour. But if dipped with chocolate sauce, it can be delicious as well as nutritious [...]
Most flowers sold around Malaysia- from the flower suppliers, stores, markets and florists are sourced from Cameron Highlands. For example, a huge lorry will arrive the the flower supplier in Petaling Street few times a week to delivery boxes and boxes of packed flowers. I came across one flower supplier located in Tringkap, Camerons Highlands. The [...]
Cameron Highlands exports flowers, fruits and vegetables to all over the world. Here are some pictures taken inside a tomato farm and green pepper farm: Below are the green pepper or otherwise known in literal Chinese translation "latern-shaped chili": The green peppers are no longer planted directly on the ground but on individual pots.
We had the chance to visit a chrysanthemum farm while we were at Cameron Highlands. Here are the photos taken- flowers were being harvested and it is to be sent down to Kuala Lumpur to be distributed all around: Above: A worker bring the harvested flowers for packing. Have you seen a chrysanthemum with 2 [...]
Tringkap gets quieter as it approaches night time. There are houses located alongside with some shophouses. Locals and foreign workers would go back to their respective homes as night time approaches- and restaurants and stores would start to close one by one. There are also souvenior shops selling Tshirts, fridge magnets, key chains, honey, strawberry [...]
Recently during my visit to Camerons, we stayed in a 3 room apartment. Apartment rentals are quite popular nowadays and suitable for big groups and families. And they cost only a fraction of the price- about RM200 for fully furnished, with cooking utensils, fridge, water boiler, cups, blankets, pillows, washing machine, soap, hot water, dressing [...]