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5 Secret Islands in Malaysia That Offer Peace and Tranquility

When a place becomes a popular hub of tourism, there are two attributes that one could easily associate with it. The first thing is that the place is unique and beautiful which offers an awesome travel experience for the people visiting it. It could be for any speciality that makes the place stand out in a different league. This can vary a great deal whether it is delightful visual sightings, the explicit beauty of the landscape, the richness of biodiversity, the enigma of human development or some crazy adventurous opportunities.

The second thing which you can safely guess about the place without going wrong is that it would be overcrowded by human beings. The flourishing tourism industry always turns into a big hub of people due to the increased number of tourists and the entire market established to leverage the business opportunities created by the Tourists. Malaysia is one such place which has enormous beauty and equally magnanimous crowd to complement it. This makes it very hesitant for those people who want to explore the beauty of a place but desire to do so with a calm and peaceful mind. Thankfully, Malaysia has such places where you could avoid the crowd and enjoy the beautiful locales in a relaxed and comfortable mood away from the mess created in the popular tourist destinations. So just book a flight to Malaysia using the Wonderfly Promo code and visit these 5 island destinations where you could enjoy the beauty of Malaysia in tranquillity during the trip.

Pangkor Island

pangkor islandWhen you want to visit a place which is not flocked by tourists, Pangkor Island is the first name that should be on your list of places to visit. This island is situated on the aisle waters at some distance from the Perak’s coastline. It features a wide diversity of exotic natural locations such as empty white sand beaches, dense and lush green forests, clean freshwater lakes and mesmerizing waterfalls. You can also find the rare variety of Hornbills on this islands. There is an eighteenth-century Dutch fort on the Island too.

Pulau Gemia

perhentian islandsThe name of this island literally translates into ‘Island Gem’ in English which should be enough to indicate the extravagant offerings of this island. The exotic beaches along with the palm trees with a rainforest in the interiors. This island lacks tourist and there is a rarest of rare chance that you could encounter one while on this island. The island also has a very luxurious resort that you can book using these Hotels.com Promo Code Malaysia. This is an absolute hidden gem that even most of the native Malaysian don’t have a clue about.

Pom Pom Island

f71rwmThis island is a cousin sister of the nearby Sipidan Island which is apparently one of the most famous Tourism destinations especially known for being a diving hotspot. While Sipidan attracts a major chunk of tourists, but those who don’t want to be part of a flock of the crowd should rather try Pom Pom Island. The beach of the Pom Pom Island is particularly very special without any rush of visitors to disturb your peace of mind. The resorts and the overwater bungalows on the island are as good as you could expect. Don’t forget to take dive in the deep water as this spot is nevertheless great compared to its nearby cousin.

Pantai Cahaya Bulan

pantai kahala bulanThis island is at such an aisle and hard-to-reach location that it would not be wrong to adjudge it the most secretive island destination of Malaysia. It is a part of the Kelantan archipelago on the exterior waters of Malaysian territory. The island has one of the most exquisite beaches in the world namely Moonlight Beach. The white sand and tranquillity are perfectly poised for giving an ideal reprieve from the hush and rush of city life. There are a lot of activities that you can do while staying on this island mostly related to water sports. A colourful kite festival is organized here by the locals and you can schedule your trip in accordance to enjoy the unique and oblivious experience.

Kapas Island

pulau kapas islandLastly, here is an island which is not inhabited by the human population at all. This means you don’t have even the basic electricity supply or internet communication to avail during your trip. The island has a splendid beach spread across its vast coastline with shining white sand. The coral reefs surrounding this island and the crystal clear water makes it a visual ecstasy which is hard to erase from the mind once witnessed.

The Picturesque Beauty Of Indonesia Will Make You Go Gaga!

With over fourteen thousand islands and being the fourth largest populous country of the world, Indonesia is among the most popular tourist destinations of Asia. There are numerous amazing attractions and places for your entertainment!

The first place that comes to our mind when we think of vacationing in Indonesia is Bali. But this chain of the island offers much more than just Bali. You can choose from the popular beaches to the volcanoes, the bustling cities, islands and much more.

To plan your holidays better you can take help of online hotel booking agencies such as Hotels.com, Expedia, Agoda and others. If you have an additional thirst for savings then you can be friends with CollectOffers.com to bag attractive discount coupon codes and voucher codes.

Let’s see what places in Indonesia can woo your heart!

BalibaliConsidered as one of the most popular and traveller’s award winning destination. You will not only love the place for its great tropical beaches but you will also love the rice terraces, volcanic hillsides, coastlines and also the wildlife adventures of animals at the Bali Safari and Marine Park. Bali Bird Park is a home to over thousand birds of around 250 different species. At night, you can party at some of the night clubs of Bali. Though Bali can be a little costly place but you can still travel there at a reasonable price if you choose your package from the deals available online.

JakartaJakartaOne’s travel is said to incomplete without visiting the capital of Indonesia, Jakarta. You can visit the city’s heritage cultural sights, the upscale shopping malls, gorge on some of the local cuisine and go sight-seeing. If you want to enjoy the nightlife and cuisines, you will find an ample number of choices from the high-end restaurants to the local street food stalls. The place also has an international airport hub that connects entire Indonesia to the rest of the world. Nice!

Mount Bromo, East JavaMount-BromoA part of Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park in East Java, covers an area of around 800 square kilometres and offers many attractive opportunities for explorers. You can trek around the place on a pony or climb the top of Mount Bromo, a 7,000 feet active volcano, to watch the sunrise and the smoking peak of Mount Semuru close-by. It will give you one of the most amazing experiences ever! Just don’t forget to take your camera and store the memory forever.

KomodoKomodo Islands National ParkA part of Komodo National Park, is an island of volcanic hills and beautiful forests. The place was once declared as the UNESCO World Heritage site to protect the Komodo Dragon (world’s largest lizard) and seeing them in the wild. You cannot miss watching the Komodo’s marine life which is vast and impressive too. There are around thousand species of bony fish, dolphins, sharks, whales sea turtles and 250 species of coral. You can also go scuba-diving and snorkelling at Pantai Merah (known as the Pink Beach). So just grab a cup of coffee and check out the deals online before booking your stay.

Tanjung Putting National ParknationalOrang-utan, a rare beautiful and charming creature, is one wild thing that most of the visitors in Indonesia love to watch. Just take a trip into the deep jungle of this National Park and watch birds, pigs. You can also watch eight different species of monkeys if you take boat down the Sekonyer River. A lot of animals but orang-utan is our favourite!

Enjoy your trip!

Indulge Your Taste Buds In Aromatic Awadhi Cuisine Of Lucknow

Is it Egypt or is it China? Probably, none, it has always been India that has been the cultural and financial magnet of the world. Diversity, vivacity, colorfulness, scriptures and architecture of India has always attracted the world. Among all attractions, what we easily fail to underline is Indian Food, which has always been the talking point of any global citizen visiting or revisiting India.bara-imambara

India has endless tastes to offer; from the east to the west and from the south to the north. In general terms, cuisine in India is halved in south Indian food and North Indian Food. But it is not that simple in North India. No matter what you taste in India, if your tongue hasn’t tasted Awadhi Food, you have never visited India. To taste the best and authentic Awadhi cuisine, you should travel to the Golden City of East, Lucknow.

Also, called as the land of Nawabs, Lucknow is popular for its Nazakat (elegance) and Nafasat (sophistication). Here people have dialect dipped in sugar and heart filled with compassion. The beautiful monuments here narrate the glorious past of this royal city.Chhota_imambara

The city is an amalgamation of various cultures and traditions and makes India great as it is the cradle of the Hindu-Muslim-Sikh symbioses and home of Urdu, Hindustani and Hindi languages.

It would be an injustice to sum up the beauty of this regal city in one article as it has an extensive history but we can definitely let you all know the prime attractions or feature of this city. Tourist in this city can indulge in many activities such as site seeing, shopping or gorging upon the most popular and authentic ‘Awadhi Cuisine’.roomi darwaza

Yeah, no place ever can serve you food like Lucknow, which has a fine taste and offers you the mouth-watering Awadhi Cuisine. Now, wondering what’s Awadhi Cuisine? Well, it’s a cooking style inspired and influenced by Mughals. This cuisine includes both vegetarian as well as non-vegetarian dishes prepared with exotic spices, herbs and garnished with dry fruits.

The cuisine evolved when chefs here were asked to cook for the emperors, the Nawabs of Awadh (being inhabitants of Persia). The Nawabs were used to a certain type of diet which comprised of grains, dry fruits, fruits and vegetables available in that part of the country apart from various forms of meat.shahi bawli

To all those who have never been to Lucknow, or have not tasted the appetizing foods of this city, you guys are really missing something important in your life’s chapter as Lucknow is a paradise for foodies.

The diverse city has a mixed bag of delicacies for all. Whether you are a street food lover, a vegetarian or diehard non-vegetarian, you are going to get the best food items in this city.satkhanda

If you are travelling from overseas and have a keen taste of food, then you have a lot to experience in this city. While the heart of the city Hazratganj can let you enjoy tasty street food, the old city of Lucknow will take you back to the Mughlai era with its tasteful Awadhi cuisine.The_Residency,

The city has an elaborate menu consisting of kebabs, kormas, roomali roti, warqi roti, zardi, biryanis and many more.the constantia
We understand that for travellers outside Lucknow city or even from abroad it’s not really easy to locate out the best food joints and gorge upon these delicious foods. Hence, we are here to let you know to where to find the best Lucknowi dishes.

Tundey Kebabstunday_kababi_gurgaon-05You see, Lucknow is also called as ‘Land Of kebabs’ as here foodies can indulge in variety of kebabs such as shami kebabs, kakori k Kebabs, boti kebabs and much more. However, Galouti Kebabs are the most popular ones and you can enjoy them at Lucknow’s century old Tunde Ke Kebab in Aminabad. Tunde incorporates over 160 species (aroma, herbs and spices) to make this mouthwatering delicacy. The popular Tunday Kababi is a corporate entity now with name and style Tunday Kababi Private Limited.

Idris Ki BiryanibiryaniWhen in Lucknow, don’t miss to gorge upon the delicious Dum Biryani at Idris Ki Biryani at Patanala Chowk. The Biryani has the Awadhi flavor and is very different of what you might have tasted in Delhi or Hyderabad. Idris Ki Biryani is about 48-years-old but still has the same flavors. The aroma filled white rice, each grain separated & full length, with a few chunks of mutton soaked in masala will let you say ‘WOW’.

Rahim Ke Kulcha Niharikulcha nihariThe 126-year-old Rahim Ke Kulcha Nihari are assuring foodies to deliver the best and tasteful Nihari and Kulche they could ever had! Yes, the flavorsome Nahari, cooked using various masalas i.e potli masala and garam masala, while Kulcha cooked in tandoor and made up of maida, milk, ghee, etc will make your day. Besides, kulcha Nihari, food lovers can also get sheermal, kakori kabab, parsande, seekh kabab & kheer at the Lucknow city’s one of the most prominent food shop. The shop is located in Chowk, Akbari Gate.

Prakash Ki Malaidaar Famous KulfiprakshNew to Lucknow or planning a trip to the city of Nawabs, you should mention the name of Prakash ki kulfi in your to-do-list. The soft and icy Kulfi at Prakash is another popular food in Lucknow. Indulge your taste buds into delightful treat by visit Prakash Kulfi at Aminabad.

Malai Makkhan3238952506_017139bcb8Another tempting and popular Lucknow delicacy, which you surely can’t get anywhere, is Malai Makkhan. Yes, the soft, creamy mostly found near Gol Darwaza, Chowk is loved by all. The vendors at Gol Darwaza sell it in beautiful round shaped glass-covered carts. The delicacy becomes earthier when served in Donas (plates of dry leaves).

Though, we are ending our list here, but there are lot many foods still left to mention as we have already told you all that Lucknow is a “Paradise for Food Lovers”. So, foodies if you are already tempted and can’t resist anymore then rush down to the beautiful city of Tehzeeb (etiquette), Nawabs and Kebabs !!!