My Five Favourite Things to Do on Pulau Penang

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.

Lankayan Island, Borneo

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

Cheap Flights In The Malaysia Airlines Flight Sale

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

Travel Discussion Forums Search Updated

Want to search 12 different traveller discussion forums in one go to get the latest information from travellers already on the road? Try the Travelhappy Travel Discussion Forums Search.

Travel Discussion Forums Search Engine

Looking to get answers to your travel questions but fed up with hunting through lots of different travel discussion forums? Try Travelhappy’s dedicated Travel Forum Search Engine

AirAsia Give Away One Million Flights For Free

If you’re travelling to South East Asia this year, better take a look at the website of – they are giving away a million flights for free, departing from May through to September

Lonely Planet Borneo

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 […]

Perhentian Islands, Malaysia: A Quick Guide

The Perhentian Islands in Malaysia are an increasingly popular backpacker destination that still feel as if they are paradise islands off the beaten track

Borneo: Sepilok Orangutan Sanctuary

Come face to face with the orangutans in this unique conservation area dedicated to preserving an entire habitat and the fantastic creatures within it