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Tuesday, 23-Mar-2010 23:05 Email | Share | | Bookmark
2nd Putrajaya Hot Air Balloon Fiesta 2010








Susah juga nak menerbang sebiji belon panas. Dari membuka lipatan belon sehingga mengembangkan dan menerbangkan belon memerlukan kerjasama satu pasukan. Ini belon yang pertama diterbangkan pada petang hari kedua Fiesta Belon Udara Panas Putraya ke 2.



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Le Tour De Langkawi 2010 - Stage 7 (Kuala Kubu Bharu - Dataran Merdeka)
Location : Lebuh Pasar Besar, Kuala Lumpur











Saturday, 6-Mar-2010 23:28 Email | Share | | Bookmark

 
KPN Bersama Masyarakat
Dataran Petaling Jaya
6hb Mac 2010













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Kenangan di Tanjung Karang

 
Kenang2an di Tanjung Karang. Gambar2 dirakam di sekitar Kampung Sungai Sireh, Tanjung Karang, Selangor..











Gambar2 ini dirakam sekitar bulan Disember 2009 yang lalu. Ketika ini musim menuai di Tanjung Karang.


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Kellies Castle




Kellie's Castle (sometimes also called Kellie's Folly) is located near Batu Gajah, and is about 20 minutes' drive from Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia. The unfinished, ruined mansion, was built by a Scottish planter named William Kellie Smith.

William Kellie Smith was from a village in Scotland known as Kellas. In 1890, at the age of 20, he arrived in the then undeveloped Malaya. Here, he met an estate owner called Alma Baker, who had won concessions from the state government to clear 360 hectares of forests in Perak. With the substantial profits made from his business venture with Alma Baker, Smith started planting rubber trees and dabbled in the tin mining industry. In time, he became the owner of Kinta Kellas Estate and the Kinta Kellas Tin Dredging Company.

Smith started planning for a huge castle which he planned to call Kellas House, after his hometown in Scotland. Unfortunately for Smith, tragedies struck soon after the construction of the Kellas House began. A virulent strain of the Spanish flu spread from Europe to Asia soon after World War I ended in Europe, killing many of the workers in the Kellas Estate. Another seventy workers constructing Smith's dream castle also became victims of the flu. Smith, who had already spent a fortune on his house, lost a lot of money because of this.

In the end, Kellas House, later known as Kellie's Castle or even Kellie's Folly to some, was never completed. William Kellie Smith himself died of pneumonia during a short trip to Portugal in 1926. His heartbroken wife decided to pack up and return home to Scotland selling the estate and Kellie's Castle to a British company called Harrisons and Crosfield.

Source : Wikipedia


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