#TravelogueMalaysia: Exciting Shopping Places in Perak

Yeah‼️ SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 gonna sharing here some exciting shopping 🛒🛍 places she has discovered from her recent Perak State, Malaysia 🇲🇾 travelling 🎒🧢🕶

Gaharu Tea 🌱🍃 Valley, Gopeng

SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 really learnt a lot from her Agro tourism visit here, not just for the beautiful scenery of 3️⃣0️⃣0️⃣-acre Gaharu tea 🌱🍃 plantation, she also learnt the great usage of the whole Gaharu plant, from its seed to root‼️ Wow‼️👍🏻

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Gaharu❓⁉️

It’s well known as Agarwood / Eaglewood / Aloeswood. It’s traditionally renowned for its high ⬆️ medical values. It has been listed as an endangered species by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Flora & Fauna (CITES) 🤩

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Hmm…This place is more than just for HOGA outlet shopping 🛒🛍 such as HOGA tea 🍵 , instant tea ☕️ , Gaharu powder, oil, beauty products etc. 😀

You can also enjoy 😋🤤 Gaharu tea 🌱🍃 pudding, jelly, fruit tea etc. at its café 🍽 here

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You will for sure enjoy your visit here before your shopping 🛒🛍, just pay RM🔟/pax for a shuttle van 🚐 ride with tour guide 🙋🏻‍♂️

1️⃣st, Viewing 👀 Stage

You will enjoy the beautiful 😍🤩 scenery of the whole Gaharu Tea 🌱🍃 Valley here

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2️⃣nd, Hugging 🤗 Park

Once said hugging 🤗 a Gaharu 🌱🍃 tree 🌳 will bring good luck 🍀 & longevity😁

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Ha…Ha…Do plan your visit to hug 🤗 the beautiful 😍 painted 🎨🖌 Gaharu 🍃🌱 treessss 🌳🌳 planted here ya😆

3️⃣rd, Lover’s 💑💏 Park

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The locals 👫👭👬 here believes that these 2️⃣ treess 🌳🌲 are entwined like lovers 💏💑, they have been here even before the start of this whole plantation. The tour guide 🙋🏻‍♂️ has shared that the machine always stopped ❌ functioning without a reason ❓⁉️ whenever getting closer to these 2️⃣ treess 🌳🌲 during its plantation preparation days many years ago, hence the founder, Mr David Ho Kuan Meng 👨🏻‍💼 has decided to remain & built it as a park. Bravo‼️👍🏻👏🏻

Address📍: Lot 9840, Kampung Sungai Itek, 31600 Gopeng, Perak, West Malaysia

Operating hours 🕘: 9️⃣am to 6️⃣pm daily

Website🌐: http://www.gaharu.com.my/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/GaharuTeaValley/

Memory Lane Ipoh

Are you interested for antique collection❓Or enjoy appreciating old stuff❓

If yes ✅, don’t miss a morning 🔆🔅 nostalgic shopping walk 🚶🏻‍♀️🚶🏻‍♂️at Memory Lane Ipoh every Sun from 6️⃣am to 1️⃣pm

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It’s a flea/ rustic market (aka Pasar Karat in Bahasa Melayu, Malaysia’s 🇲🇾 national language) by the locals 👫👭👬 which located along Jalan Horley & Jalan Lim Bo Seng in Ipoh city centre😊

Hmm…What you can shopping 🛒🛍 from here❓⁉️

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From her recent morning 🔆🔅 walk 🚶🏻‍♀️ here, she observed some antique merchandises, records, collectibles, homemade foods, old / new toys, pictures & photographs, stamps, old currencies, 2️⃣nd hand items etc.

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Had a chat 🗣👥 with both of these 2️⃣ regulars here, they told that they enjoyed their Sunday walk🚶🏻‍♂️🚶🏻‍♂️. He has got something‼️ Paid RM🔟 for this old photo 📸 album with black◼️ & white ◻️ photos 📸📸

Do enjoy a short clip 📹🎥 of her antique shopping 🛒🛍 walk🚶🏻‍♀️which captured by SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 ya

This place definitely a treasure trove for all antique hunters/ collectors👍🏻🤩

Wow‼️She 👩🏻 found her childhood 👧🏻 bicycle 🚲 here 😍

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Website🌐: http://ipohtourism.mbi.gov.my/?tour=memory-lane

FB: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Loken-pasar-karat-ipoh/252993141384724

Kampung Kacang 🥜 Putih, Buntong

Sure you have heard about this well-known place in Ipoh right❓⁉️

It’s located near a limestone hill 🏞 in Gunung Cheroh, Ipoh, Perak & a haven especially during festivities 🎊🎉/ weekends to buy favourite snacks such as Indian Muruku, Pakoda🌶, canssava🥔🍠chips, nuts 🥜🌰, green 💚 peas etc.

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Guess what❓⁉️

It was started since 1920s, about 🔟pax from India 🇮🇳 actually started a small business by making 2️⃣ types of Indian 🇮🇳 snacks aka kacang 🥜 putih by many locals in Malaysia 🇲🇾 However, a tragedy 😧☹️ happened in 1970s, part of the hill collapsed into the squatter colony & about 4️⃣0️⃣ pax got killed, hence the born of this Kampung then🙂

All of the snacks wholesalers & retailers are all related aka relatives/ family members👨‍👩‍👧‍👦👨‍👩‍👦‍👦👨‍👩‍👧‍👧👪👨‍👩‍👧

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Address📍: No. 87. Laluan Sungai Pari 4, Kampung Kacang Putih, Buntong, 30100 Ipoh, Perak, West Malaysia

Operating hours🕘: 9️⃣am to 1️⃣1️⃣pm daily

FB: https://www.facebook.com/enakrangup/

#Coloursoflives #TravelogueMalaysia is organised by #Borakkitadotcom​ & supported by #TourismMalaysia

Special thanks to Tourism Malaysia for accompanying & believing, also thanks to #PeroduaMalaysia​ , #WangiWorldMalaysia​ , #CanonMalaysia​ , #888TeaCoffee for being the sponsors

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14 thoughts on “#TravelogueMalaysia: Exciting Shopping Places in Perak

  1. Hello, I saw your tweets and thought I will check your website. Have to say it looks very good! I’m also interested in all your sharing and I have subscribed to your newsletter 🙂

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