photo credit: Cindy Thoong

photo credit: Cindy Thoong

Avid readers of this blog would know that I love to be surrounded by nature. As an introvert, there is only so much I can tolerate of the hustle and bustle of city life before I need to make an escape to somewhere calmer, more serene.

birders enjoying their lunch at the Cuisines

birders enjoying their lunch at the Cuisines

Last week, I had a whale of a time indulging in the popular waterfalls of Perak. I remember that it was such a scorching hot day that the cooling waters from the waterfall was so welcoming.

photo credit: Hee Chee San

photo credit: Hee Chee San

photo credit: Hee Chee San

photo credit: Hee Chee San

During that road trip, one of our destinations was Kinta Nature Park (Taman Alam Kinta). It was a pity that by the time we arrived, driving from Ipoh, it was already late morning. Truth be told, we miscalculated the time required to drive there, so it was quite late when we reached KNP and it was no longer an ideal time for bird watching.

photo credit: Cindy Thoong

photo credit: Cindy Thoong

photo credit: Cindy Thoong

photo credit: Cindy Thoong

My friend, after reading my experience at KNP, told me that The Haven is a bird-watcher’s paradise. Actually, I have known about it but I didn’t realise what a playground The Haven is for birds.

photo credit: Cindy Chong

photo credit: Cindy Chong

photo credit: TK Lee

photo credit: TK Lee

Well, I wouldn’t believe it myself if I were not shown these photos, which I have taken the liberty to share in this post. If you love birds as much as I do, I am sure you would be just as excited!

photo credit: TK Lee

photo credit: TK Lee

photography equipment

photography equipment

These photos were taken by a group of birders, members of Foto Imej Perak (FiP). They were invited to The Haven to bird watch. Obviously, as photography enthusiasts, they brought along their photography and videography equipment.

photo credit: TK Lee

photo credit: TK Lee

bird calling machine

bird calling machine

Not only that, as ardent birders, they even set up a bird-calling machine. This nifty little black box makes bird calls to attract the birdies. How cool is that?

photo credit: Hee Chee San

photo credit: Hee Chee San

photo credit: Hee Chee San

photo credit: Hee Chee San

These photos are only one part of their rewards for that morning. There are more but it is not possible to share them all here. So, what should you do??? Make your way to The Haven to personally get to know the birds, I say!

photo credit: TK Lee

photo credit: TK Lee

photo credit: TK Lee

photo credit: TK Lee

Book a stay at The Haven Resort Hotel Ipoh All Suites and enjoy Mother Nature at her best.

The Haven Resort Hotel Ipoh All Suites
Add: Jalan Haven (Persiaran Lembah Perpaduan), 31150 Tambun, Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia.
GPS Coordinates: N 04° 38.167′ E101° 9.684′

Email: reservations@thehavenpremier.com
Web: The Haven Resort Hotel Ipoh All Suites
Sales department: +605 540 0005 (9am – 6pm)
Front office: +605-5400000 (after 6pm)
Fax: +605-5400099
Hotline: 1700.8.1700.0

photo credit: TK Lee

photo credit: TK Lee

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