Pulau Pangkor Archive

Malaysia To Japan – Trip Update 1

Oh my. The photo above was taken so long ago! It was a self portrait taken out front of the Perth International Airport in Western Australia. Back on the 1st November 2011. We have both changed a lot since then. This is what we have been up to over the last four fantastic and

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How To Get From Pulau Pangkor To Penang Easily

The time had come to leave one island to go to another. Pulau Pangkor was relaxing and beautiful but it was time for the high life of Pulau Penang. It was time to pack our one bag each with everything we owned and set sail… literally. Getting from Pulau Pangkor to Pulau Pinang (Penang)

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Ombak Guesthouse On Pulau Pangkor Review

Pulau Pangkor (Pangkor Island) is on the north west coast of Malaysia, very close to Thailand. It is a lovely island, very pretty, relaxing and not as touristy as one would expect. The tourists that do come to Pulau Pangkor are mainly local Malays, therefore, it is quite cheap to stay on an island

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Our Adventures On Pulau Pangkor, Malaysia

Pulau Pangkor (Pangkor Island) is a small island off the west coast of Malaysia. Its only about 8 square kilometers and about 25 thousand people live there. Most of those people make their living in the fishing industry. If you want a low key tropical island to hang out on Pulau Pangkor may well

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Going Snorkeling On Pulau Pangkor

Next to the beach of Nipah Bay on Pulau Pangkor are a handful of guys selling snorkeling outings. We said no for a few days before deciding we should shake up our routine of eating and lazing in the ocean by doing something/anything. The price seemed reasonable so off we went. It was, well,

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Renting A Motorcycle On Pulau Pangkor

We rented a motorcycle on Pulau Pangkor (Pangkor Island), Malaysia. A bike is a handy way to get away from the tourist strip so you can see some wilderness. The island is actually fairly small so you can do a lap of the island in around 45 minutes and it would be pretty hard

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