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Island Hopping with Nick Saxon

This morning we are up bright and early to go island hopping.  Our taxi driver hits a black monkey which has unexpectedly swung down from a tree across the road.   585 more words


A Full Day of Travel to Arrive Half an Hours Flight Away

We were supposed to take a short half hour flight to reach Langkawi today. Unfortunately, Malaysia Airlines changed our flight (not sure if its anything to do with the missing flight MH370), so that it will now take us three and a half hours to get there, having to go via Kuala Lumpur!  465 more words


Hotel review: the Datai Langkawi (Malaysia)

Wednesday newsletters always feature a hotel and/or flight review.


Nestled in the heart of an ancient rainforest above a gorgeous bay, … 1,623 more words

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When Animals Attack... Tim.

I’ve learned that if I’m going to ride on a boat, I have to whistle the theme to Gilligan’s Island. It’s not something I try to do on purpose.. 2,281 more words


First Time Having My Moped Hijacked by Monkeys

Alright, it was my first time ever driving a moped, period, but this title is also accurate and way more fun. Read on for some scooting tales in Langkawi. 1,529 more words

Travel Journal

L for Langkawi Cable Car

The Langkawi Cable Car and  Sky Bride are two of the most popular tourist destination in the Malaysian Island archipelago of Langkawi.

The sky bridge is unfortunately closed for maintenance and renovation currently and is scheduled to open only at the end of 2014 (which incidentally is being promoted as the Visit Malaysia year).   227 more words