Penang – a world renowned exotic holiday destination – was known, once upon a time, as Pulau Pinang or the “Isle of the Betel Nut”. Listed as a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site in 2008, this virgin paradise has no shortage of cultural sights and natural scenery.
Nicknamed the Pearl of the Orient, Penang is famous for its soft sandy beaches and is fondly regarded as the food capital of Malaysia. Some of the most interesting sites of Penang include the sandy beaches of Tanjung Bungah, the landscape from the summit of Penang Hill and the vipers in the Snake Temple. The quaint nooks and crannies of Georgetown and the Tropical Spice Garden – the only spice garden in South East Asia – as well as Penang’s many flea markets, pasar malams’, KOMTAR and modern shopping malls also merit a visit.
檳城迷人的海灘和懷古風情，使檳城擠身為世界知名的度假勝地。檳城美食被當地居民稱為”馬來西亞最美味的佳餚”，關仔角 (Gurney Drive) 的露天夜市更是旅客體驗當地美食必到之處。檳城和馬六甲也是品嚐娘惹料理(融合中華及馬來式的烹飪)的最佳地點。
蘭卡群島位於泰國南部，由安達曼海域 99 個島嶼所組成。潔白無暇的海灘、風格獨特的度假村以及活力十足的大自然活動， 吸引無數遊客慕名前來。