The Gates Langkawi Resort
Travel Blogs from Langkawi
... can. This meant servicing the generator and changing out all the filters on the engines plus a number of other tasks we are still working through. The challenge has been that the heat is just unbearable in the afternoon with temperatures pushing 40 degrees C and no wind. So we have had to get up early and work late into the night. One of many challenges was changing out the fuel pre-filters on the engines where the bolts holding the float bowl – in desperate need ...
... only two more weeks until the rally begins on 3 April, and we have set aside a week for repairs, maintenance and provisioning before we set off on our Malaysian adventure.
Two full days so far and we are loving Ko Lanta! What an amazing part of the world with friendly people, quiet villages and a spectacular national park at the South end. We biked all over the island (in the 40 degree heat no less) and now have rented a scooter. Ginette did a great yoga class while ...
... reading a lot of different books. In fact I am currently reading about four different books? I have been reading books written by the Dalia Lama, Paulo Coelho, and many other authors and I keep coming across similar messages to live life more in the present and be more compassionate towards others to find happiness. In one of my readings, I remember a quote that helps keep me stay more focused on the present. It said something like this :" think of life like ...
... Complex as a must-see tourist destination."
The Kilim Karst Geoforest Park is developed on the oldest limestone of the country, Setul Formation. The kilim karst geoforest park featured breathtaking landscapes of nearly vertical karstic hills with pinnacles of various shapes and sizes. On large scale, this park is made of several elongated hills and islands with narrow valleys in between, and these valleys are home to one of the best and unique mangrove forest in the world.
... make the most of what we can get! We had tea at a local street cafe and went to the beach to check out the bars. Considering Langkawi is considerably cheap for beer there didn't seem to be a lot going on. We lay on the beach and had a drink before going back to pack for the next day. Today we woke up at 7:10am, which was perfect considering our ferry was at 6:30am! Oops! Unfortunately my phone was set to DND, and with that comes a useless alarm clock. The next ferry wasn't until 1:30pm ...
Other places to stay in Langkawi
Jalan Pantai Dato Syed Omar, Langkawi | 4 star resortfrom $192
- Pleasant, But Not Fantastic
- Adored this hotel
- ONE OF THE TOP 3 RESORTS IN LANGKAWI
Teluk Nibong, Langkawi | 4 star resortfrom $131
- Enjoyed our stay at the Sheraton Langkawi Beach
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P.O. Box 138. Jalan Teluk Baru Pantai Tengah, Langkawi | 3 star resortfrom $149
- Unrivalled excellence
- Perfect Holiday
- Superb view! Superb location!
P.O. Box 125 Kuah, Langkawi | 4 star resortfrom $140
Lot 2605, Jalan Pantai Cenang, Langkawi | Resortfrom $40
Lot 78, Jalan Kuala Muda, Langkawi | 4 star resortfrom $118
Jalan Pantai Tengah, Langkawi | 3 star resortfrom $63
- Just like home
- We could not fault the Sunset Beach Resort
- We must have stayed at the wrong Sunset Beach Resort!!!
Pantai Cenang, Langkawi | Resortfrom $41
Jalan Pantai Cenang, Langkawi | 4 star resortfrom $154
- Wonderful but quirky
- This place is amazing we will definitly go back.
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Batu 1-3/4 Kg. Jalan Kelibang, Mukim Kuah, Langkawi | 3 star resortfrom $30