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    End of School at Tanjung Malim

    by SLLiew Written Aug 21, 2007

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    All Malaysian schools have a standard uniform.

    For girls it is white and blue and for boys it is white shirts and dark green pants.

    Then all the school buses are bright orange yellow.

    Most schools are half days. Usually morning sessions. And some have either morning or afternoon sessions.

    So at the begiinning and end of school sessions, you will school buses, parents' cars or motorcycles waiting and haphazardly parked outside the school.

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    Perak State Holidays

    by SLLiew Updated Jan 16, 2007

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    When travelling in Perak, take note of the additional state holidays besides sthe nationwide public holidays.

    Additional State Holidays:

    1 February 2007 Thusrday
    Thaipusam
    (Johor, Negeri Sembilan, Perak, Penang, Selangor only)

    April 19 2007 Thursday
    Birthday of the Sultan of Perak

    29 September 2007 Saturday
    Nuzul Al-Qur'an
    (Kelantan, Pahang, Perak, Perlis, Penang, Selangor, Terengganu only)

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    Get Your Medicines Here

    by gnh Written Oct 11, 2005

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    Chinese Medicine Shops ( or Medical Halls ) are very popular.
    You can get herbal medicines, bird's nest soup, toiletries, bitter traditional cures with friendly smiling service.
    ( The Chinese way of survival in different countries.)

    They are also popular with the Malays and Indians. Most of them also double as little pharmacies with over-the-counter remedies readily dispensed.

    Chinese Medical Hall, Parit, Perak

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    The Fasting Month of Ramadhan

    by gnh Written Oct 11, 2005

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    Muslims fast throughout the month of Ramadhan.

    Since they are fasting, they usually prefer to buy the foodstuff sold by temporary 'chefs' in town

    After the month's fast, they celebrate Aidil Fitri.

    Carnival Mood Can I Have Some ? We're Gonna Have  A Great Breaking Of Fast !

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Negeri Perak Hotels

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  • Golden Beach Hotel & Resort

    Lot 15 Pasir Bogak, Perak, 32300, Malaysia

    Satisfaction: Terrible

    Good for: Couples

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    No. 1, Jalan Samanea Saman, Taiping, Perak, 34000, Malaysia

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Couples

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