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Datai Bay at its Finest in Langkawi Island

Towards the north-west of Langkawi Island in Kedah lies be Datai Bay, whereby some of the finest resorts on the island are to be found. By finest, we mean star-rated and exclusive! Now, who wouldn’t like a treat to that? Or if resorts aren’t your thing, how about a secluded, private pristine beach where you […]

Rebak Island Langkawi Island Hopping

5 Best Island Hopping Spots in Langkawi

Langkawi is an island that has it all; beautiful beaches, great outdoor adventures, perfect sunsets, wildlife sanctuaries, and the 99 islands. There are 104 islands in total; during low tide and 99 when the tide is high. While most of the islands are uninhabited, a few were chosen for tourism so that visitors to Langkawi […]

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Where to Stay in Langkawi

  Browse all hotels and resorts in Langkawi Langkawi Island, located within the state of Kedah, is a well known and preferred tourist destination for its well-preserved, white sandy beaches and magnificent underwater marine life. Langkawi is also home to several age-old tropical forests, where numerous animal and bird species like the peacock, hornbill, and […]

Gurun Tourist Attractions, Activities and Hotels Guide

Gurun is a small town of Kedah, and despite its name which means Desert in the local Malay language, is far from being a desert biome. Gurun is an agricultural town, well known for producing quality vegetables and corn. It is also one of the only place in Malaysia to have a Longan orchard, which […]

Baling Tourist Attractions, Activities and Hotels Guide

Baling is a town in the state of Kedah, close to the borders of Thailand. Baling means “throw” in Malay, and is believed to be connected to a popular Kedah myth of Raja Bersiong, a vampire-like king who removed his fangs and throw it away after his subjects rose against him. There are quite a […]

Merbok Tourist Attractions, Activities and Hotels Guide

Merbok is a small town in Kedah that also shares its name with the Burung Merbok, a type of local bird. Merbok is perhaps best known as the home for the historical Bujang Valley. The Bujang Valley is one of the richest archaeological area in Malaysia, and excavation of the site have been going on […]

Kulim Tourist Attractions, Activities and Hotels Guide

Kulim is a city laying on the borders of Kedah state, and only a short drive away from Bukit Mertajam and Butterworth of Penang state. Once a mining town for tin ore, the most famous landmark in Kulim would be the independence clock officiated by the Sultan of Kedah back in the 1950’s. Kulim has […]

Sik Tourist Attractions, Activities and Hotels Guide

Sik is a small town in the state of Kedah, Malaysia. It is located on the eastern part of the state and is bordered by Thailand to the north. The population here is estimated about 65,000 people with majority the Malay ethnic, followed by Chinese, Indian and some other local natives. Sik got its name […]

Sungai Petani Tourist Attractions, Activities and Hotels Guide

With a population of about 420,000 people, Sungai Petani is the largest town in Kedah followed by Alor Setar. It is one of the fastest growing towns in the northern region of Peninsular Malaysia. Sungai Petani meaning Farmer’s River got its name from the geographical position bounded by two parallel rivers, Sungai Petani and Sungai […]

Alor Setar, Tourist Attractions, Activities and Hotels Guide

Alor Setar is the largest city and also the capital of Kedah, Malaysia. It is one of the busy cities on the western coast of Peninsular Malaysia. Alor Setar is located approximately 93 kilometers north of Penang. It is very close to the border between Malaysia and Thailand hence making it a main transportation hub […]