Nicole Leigh West
Set to open in September of this year, the $60 million refurbishment of Langkawi’s most luxurious accommodations will put a special shine on the Jewel of Kedah.
Give the tropical islands a miss for awhile and relax in the cultural charms and luxury hotels of Penang, a destination that combines history with its hospitality.
From the still waters of the mangroves to thrilling X-Jetblades on the beach, this Andaman sea island’s hotels have so much to offer.
They have shorter trunks, rounder faces, longer tails, and smaller tusks than their Asian cousins, but what really sets the Borneo pygmy elephant apart from the herd – apart from a reputation for friendliness – is no one is really sure how it got there.