The Chinese, Malay, Indian, and European heritage of Malaysia comes together on Pulau Penang (Penang Island), especially in the streets of Georgetown. This mixture makes Georgetown one of my favourite small cities.
Like the photo of the beach at top of the page? It was taken at Lankayan, a paradise island off the coast of Malaysian Borneo that has also become a conservation haven
Malaysia Airlines are offering big discounts on hundreds of their flights worldwide – but you need to be quick, as the sale ends on 12th February
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Trying to find a copy of Lonely Planet Borneo? Unfortunately it doesn’t exist. [UPDATE: It does now! Lonely Planet are publishing Lonely Planet Borneo in June 2008. See below for more info]. Borneo is a huge island that’s divided between 3 countries – Malaysia, Indonesia and Brunei. Read on to find out what guide books […]
The Perhentian Islands in Malaysia are an increasingly popular backpacker destination that still feel as if they are paradise islands off the beaten track