There are only a few places to dive on the Western coast of the Malaysian peninsular — and Langkawi Island is one of them. Here’s my dive experience at the Pulau Payar Marine Park.
With colorful rooms made from drainage pipes and containers, Tubotel is one of the more unique (and affordable) places to stay on the beautiful island of Langkawi in Malaysia.
In Malaysia, we have our lush forests, raging rivers and plenty of companies to take you for a fun day out white water rafting. Here’s an account of my adventure at Slim River.
Nadias Hotel is a no-frills hotel located in the busy Cenang area of Langkawi Island. It’s basic and offers a good night’s rest if you’re looking for an affordable trip to the island.
The Langkawi Chantique Resort is a quaint boutique resort located just off the stretch of Cenang Beach. It’s affordable and simple, and has a salt water pool!
With stunning cool features like the poolside durian sculpture and the ornate chandeliers; as well as the signature cocktail and delectable desserts— the ultra luxurious 5-star St Regis Langkawi impresses in more ways than one.
Here’s a list of things to know about a visit to Koh Lipe— it’s just a few of my observations, some tips and a couple of must-do’s (and must-eat’s). I hope it helps you on your travels!
When it comes to diving, Koh Lipe might not be the island that comes to mind. However, it does offer some interesting dives– and here’s an account of my good, and bad experiences.
The Malaysian east coast town of Kuantan has got some pretty awesome seafood and local food, so if you’re exploring this part of the country, drop by and try some of its fares.
The Jawi Peranakan Mansion is one of the heritage colonial mansions in Georgetown that has been restored to its former glory and turned into a boutique hotel. Located in Hutton Lane, it is inspired by the Mughal Indian designs.
Pulau Sibu is one of Peninsular Malaysia’s most southern east-coast islands with beautiful secluded beaches and lush jungles. It is a relatively unknown island– so here’s a list of basic information to help you plan your holiday!
The relaxing vibe of the Sea Gypsy Village Resort on Pulau Sibu makes it a wonderful place to get away for a little while. Imagine waking up to the sound of the ocean and the soft gentle sea breeze.
Who can resist the lure of a historical quaint hotel with pretty casuarina trees? It’s the Lone Pine Hotel along Penang’s Batu Ferringhi coast.
Imagine a waterfall that has a permanent rainbow at its base for a few hours in the morning. I found it near the old mining town of Sungai Lembing– the Rainbow Waterfall.
The Time Capsule Retreat is a new concept resort nestled between lush greenery in Sungai Lembing. What makes the retreat unique is the unconventional rooms– concrete pipe cylinder rooms and container rooms.
I was on a solo trip for just a day, and the one thing I wanted to explore was the food scene. So I based myself in the old part of the city, and stuffed myself silly!