SIPADAN ISLAND

SIPADAN ISLAND

Sipadan is the only oceanic island in Malaysia, rising 2,000 ft from the seabed. It is located in the Celebes Sea off the east coast of Sabah, Malaysia. It was formed by living corals growing on top of an extinct volcanic cone that took thousands of years to...

TIOMAN ISLAND

TIOMAN ISLAND

Tioman Island is a small island located 32 km off the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia in the state of Pahang, and is some 39 km long and 12 km wide. It has eight main villages, the largest and most populous being Kampung Tekek in the north. The densely forested island...

Malaysia - Langkawi

Malaysia - Langkawi

Langkawi means reddish brown eagle in colloquial Malay. The Malay word for eagle is helang - shortened is "lang". Kawi means the colour reddish brown. Langkawi is an archipelago of 99 islands in the Andaman Sea, some 30 km off the mainland coast of northwestern Malaysia....

Malaysia - Tioman Island

Malaysia - Tioman Island

Tioman Island is a small island located 32 km off the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia in the state of Pahang, and is some 39 km long and 12 km wide. It has eight main villages, the largest and most populous being Kampung Tekek in the north. The densely forested island...

Thailand - Pattaya

Thailand - Pattaya

The photos in this album relate to islands of Koh Larn and Koh Sak. Koh Larn is the largest of the "Near Islands", off south Pattaya. It is located at the SE end of the Bay of Bangkok, on the eastern side of the Gulf of Siam. Koh Larn lies 8 km away from the nearest shore...