22 Januari 2012


My Lovely Arina

Hahahaha...aku dpt present la dari anak buah yang baru balik dari London. Tadaa ...Thank you very much to my dear aimie. Next time gi holiday boleh la belanja mak su lagi ye.

Apom Pulkodot

My Lovely Arina

Apom Pulkodot dah lama aku buat dan sudah berkali-kali aku buat tapi entry bab ini belum sempat aku masuk. Almaklum la kesibukkan masa yang terancam dan berancam. Hahahaha....
disini sempat aku pic kan apom pulkodot tuh. ......Aku rasa ok la tapi tak la best cam cup cakes . Cuma senang buat ye.. dan  men dot..dot kan.

09 Januari 2012


My Lovely Arina

Kita bersambung lagi ceta pasal krabi.... belum pegi tapi dah banyak aku buat research nih. Map untuk ke krabi. Best jugak semangat sakan nih. Pulau-pulau disekitar krabi. Tgu aku akan ke sana dalam feb ini. Semua udah tempah.

Krabi Map

08 Januari 2012

Bukit Kayu Hitam to Krabi

My Lovely Arina

Bukit Kayu Hitam is a town in KedahMalaysia.
It is the main road crossing between Malaysia and Thailand and most long distance buses between the two countries use this checkpoint. The Thai checkpoint is officially known as the Sadao Immigration Checkpoint while the town immediately after the border is called Dannok.
There is not much of a town to Bukit Kayu Hitam (which locals like to refer to with its loose English translation "Black Forest") - just a few shops located on a side road off the main highway. Most commercial activity is actually centred at the busy duty-free shopping centre located between the Malaysian and Thai checkpoints.

Bukit Kayu Hitam is the northern starting point of the North-South Expressway (Expressway code E1) which runs all the way south to Johor Bahru, passing through Kuala Lumpur.


For details on visa requirements for Malaysia, please see the Malaysia | Get in section. Bukit Kayu Hitam is not a visa on arrival entry point.

By bus

To/from Thailand: For those heading to Hat Yai and other destinations in Thailand, you will have to cross the border into Sadao for connections. Please note that it is quite a distance to walk from the bus terminal on the Malaysian side to the Thai side of the border. Because of all this, it is much more convenient to take a bus directly to Hat Yai (or your Malaysian destination if coming from Hat Yai) rather than change buses at Bukit Kayu Hitam. Most long distance buses between Malaysia and Thailand use the Bukit Kayu Hitam-Sadao crossing but do not pick up passengers here.
To/from Malaysian destinations: Ekspres Bandar runs two direct buses daily between Bukit Kayu Hitam and Kuala Lumpur's Jalan Duta Bus Terminal. Tickets cost RM40. Buses leave near the Malaysian immigration complex.
There are many more options at Changloon (also spelled Changlun), 8km south of Bukit Kayu Hitam. Among the bus companies with direct links to Kuala Lumpur are Transnasional (Tel: +60-4-9241561), Etika Ekspres and Konsortium Bas Ekspres Semenanjung (Tel: +60-4-9241561). You will have to catch a taxi between Bukit Kayu Hitam and Changloon. From Changloon, you can also catch a local HBR Liner bus toAlor Star.

By taxi

Taxis congregate at several locations in Bukit Kayu Hitam, especially near the Malaysian checkpoint and the district council stalls in Bukit Kayu Hitam town. Because of the distance between the Malaysian and Thai checkpoints, many people take taxis between the two. Malaysian taxis will usually stop just short of the border, which is within easy walking distance to the Thai checkpoint.

To Thailand: Taxis to Hat Yai (between RM30-50) and other towns in Thailand can also be found at the duty free shopping complex between the Malaysian and Thai immigration checkpoints. You will also see many signboards offering taxi services to Hat Yai along the expressway before reaching town. Taxis are also available on the Thai side in Sadao.
Most Malaysians drive to Bukit Kayu Hitam, leave their car in Malaysian territory and take taxis into Thailand to save themselves the hassle of getting Thai insurance for their vehicles. One popular place to park is at the Duty Free shopping complex. To get there, drive through Malaysian immigration as if you were driving into Thailand, then turn into the Duty Free complex parking space. There is a Hat Yai taxi counter near the exit of the car park with fares clearly displayed.

To other parts of Malaysia: For those arriving from Thailand, Malaysian taxis can be found just inside Malaysian territory after crossing the border gate, ready to bring you to through the Malaysian immigration checkpoint (about 1km away) and onward to any Malaysian destination. You can pay for one seat and wait until all seats are taken before the taxi moves, or pay for the whole car. Please agree on a price before boarding the taxi.

By road
Bukit Kayu Hitam is the northern end of the tolled North-South Expressway (Route E1) which spans Peninsular Malaysia. Once it crosses the Thai border into Sadao, it becomes the toll-free National Highway 4 which goes all the way to Bangkok via Hat Yai.
Bukit Kayu Hitam is 48km north of Alor Setar, about 150km from Penang and 470km from Kuala Lumpur.
For those heading to Langkawi, take the North-South Expressway to Changloon (just the next town) and turn into the new highway which goes all the way to Kuala Perlis in Perlis to catch the ferry to the island.
The few places you need to go to in Bukit Kayu Hitam such as the immigration checkpoints, duty free complex, foodstalls, are quite far apart and walking may be a little inconvenient. Many people take short rides in normal taxis or motorcycle taxis, especially when they want to cross the border.

Akan bersambung...........dah mengantuk heheheheh

Happy New 2012

My Lovely Arina

Greetings to all in the New Year. Not too late if I wish everyone a Happy New Year to all bloggers. New Year's resolutions was new. Azam remains the same this year just to fix what is lacking and what should seem fairly decorated again. This year we have made initial plans to visit nearby countries with enough budget. This budget due to salary increases this year and I can save formy wanderings with their families.

During the year I will continue to enhance the work, thoroughly and properly. In addition I would make changes in myself and my family to be more appreciative of the time rather than waste time with bad interest.

This year the eldest son has stepped into that. Many more changes to his I think it is responsible for children and students. Be given the responsibility and work load that is more organized from time to time.

This year is my second child will be their UPSR in September. Hope and hope he can emulate the success of his sister.

For myself ready and situations and challenges in the future I hope what I can do appreciate satisfaction of themselves without help or assistance than about anyone but her husband loved. I will be evidence at all that I can do.

Ok Happy New Year to all.