When we first started to let people know of our plan to drive from KL to
Europe, we received mixed reactions - some were enthusiastic and gave
suggestions for the trip, some were less so and must have thought we
were out of our minds leaving the creature comforts of home.
Thankfully for us this is not the first time. We did a 1 month stint
around Thailand back in 2009 and thoroughly enjoyed it. What made the
trip memorable were the people we met along the way (never mind the
language barrier, there is always a way around it) and the cultures and
ways of live we had the privilege to see.
This time around we are attempting a longer trip – traveling from KL
and we hope to make it to Glasgow before winter starts in full swing. If
all goes well, a return journey driving back to KL. We’ll be doing all
of these in our 2003 KIA Sorento which had served us well in all our