Saturday, May 11, 2013

Putrajaya / Kajang in an afternoon...

It’s Sunday morning. The travel bug is making me itch really badly. Since being liberated from the walking stick, my hyperactivity has grown. I woke Cat and Brendan up, and we went for a drive.

Cat mentioned that she wanted to get a bottle of toner from Etude House that was on sale. I looked up Etude House and found an outlet in Alamanda Putrajaya (plenty of outlets nearby but no, I had to select the one furthest from usJ).

the first thing you see..
.. as you've reached Putrajaya
at Alamanda Putrajaya
Etude had a buy one, get one free offer for the toner
greenery around Putrajaya
greenery around Putrajaya
greenery around Putrajaya
despite the greenery it was still pretty warm

We got the toner and since it was nearing lunch time, we looked around but did not find anything that caught our fancy. I then suggested we go to Kajang for some satay and before you know it, we found ourselves at the Medan Satay Majlis Perbandaran Kajang (Coordinates: 2° 59' 40.50", 101° 47' 5.25).

it was very, very quiet
we thought it was closed 
waiting to be served
this was the only shop operating at the court
what a shame
satay!
someone's excited
it's been a while since we've had satay
I liked the beef satay better
time to put the camera away

We remembered a vibrant and bustling food court especially during the weekends at lunchtime. Not anymore, and only one proprietor (Restoran Sate Emas Kajang) was opened. Even worse, we were the only customers there… how times have changed.

Forced Hiatus!

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