The Gates Langkawi Resort
Travel Blogs from Langkawi
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It took us 1 hour 10 mins to fly to Kuala Lumpar, and then we got a connecting flight onwards to Langawi which took 50 mins. What a beautiful island Langkawi is, it's so green and hilly. A taxi took us to the hotel and we dropped our stuff off in our room and had some lunch in the hotel. We then went into the pool. There ...
... other. Our dinner conversation went like this: "so, how was your book today?". After one day of doing nothing on the beach I can felt us slipping back into the same habit. Our plan from here was to pick out two Thai islands, dive and work on our tan, but monsoon season seems to be a thing around these parts and ferries don't run to Koh Lipe or Phuket from here. So option B... We're going to mainland Thailand tomorrow and then we'll head to the east coast, where it's apparently only rainy, not ...
... trails on the island but upon arrival the only suitable anchorage we could find was simply too far offshore to take the dinghy in. No matter, we anchored in good holding offshore and settled in for the night. As the sun set we were quickly surrounded by fishing boats and we assumed that they were there for a break, but as darkness fell the lights lit up with 12 million candle power of green and white lights all around the bay. Squid fishermen. No need for the anchor light on this night ...
... harder with Liam having to give Lucy a helpful push up the hill a couple times but we made it back to the hotel and got to enjoy the views of the sunset from the rooftop overlooking the sea. We were both sad to leave Langkawi the next day, wishing we had longer on this beautiful island but confident that we would definitely come back here again. Next stop was the ferry to The island of Penang. After 21/2 hour journey we arrived, most underwhelmed after ...
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