The Gates Langkawi Resort
Travel Blogs from Langkawi
... all day it's hard not to spend money as you cannot sit on the beach or sit in your room all day. I decided to have a Pedicure. After 3 months wearing flip flops my feet needed some TLC. The women doing it was in shock about how much dead skin was coming off. Once finished my feet were so smooth :-). We went to the North Indian place for curry again as it was really good and really cheap. We got soaked today as it didn't stop raining all day on and ...
... together exploring the island and its nightlife. Also here we hired some bikes and drove around the island. We visited some nice waterfalls, beaches and enjoyed some of the nicest seafood that Langkawi has to offer. Our stay in Malaysia has came to an end and I have some really nice memories of the country and its wildlife. After a few day's we have booked a boat ticket to the beautiful island Koh Lipe in Thailand were our next adventure will ...
Yesterday we travelled from Koh Lanta to Langkawi by boat, and it took ages... Had no wifi at the hotel in Langkawi so we're a little late with the blog, writing from the departure lounge at Langkawi airport. So, yesterday we left the hotel after our morning toast, and grabbed a tuk-tuk to the pier - it was a nice way to see the last of Lanta, and better than being stuck in the back of a pick up truck, which is what most taxis seem to be and they cost about 4 ...
... is the symbol of Langkawi. The word 'lang' means 'eagle' and 'kawi' refers to the reddish brown stone which is the foundation of the island. Flying above our heads was a mixture of brahminy kites and white sea eagles. It was wonderful to see such magnificent creatures up close.
Our final destination was the Crocodile Cave, named as such not because crocodiles live there but due to the shape of the rocks in front of it resembling one. This brought us to ...
... room while they worked it out we decided even though the rain had started we should venture out to the Oriental Village for lunch. We caught a taxi (turns out is literally a couple minute walk - will be doing that tomorrow!) and headed in. The oriental village is where you catch the cable car up to the sky bridge. Due to the rain we decided we would leave that until tomorrow to get the most out of it. Onto lunch. Well quite possibly the ...
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- Adored this hotel
- ONE OF THE TOP 3 RESORTS IN LANGKAWI
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P.O.Box 125, Langkawi | 4 star resortfrom $140
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Lot 78, Jalan Kuala Muda, Langkawi | 4 star resortfrom $118
Jalan Pantai Tengah, Langkawi | 3 star resortfrom $63
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Pantai Cenang, Langkawi | Resortfrom $41
Jalan Pantai Cenang, Langkawi | 4 star resortfrom $154
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