Malaysia

Malaysia is sometimes overlooked as a destination lurking in the shadows of ever-popular Thailand, but it is this limelight-dodging attitude that makes us love the country even more. Its jungle/beach double act us utterly beguiling, a natural canvas foe one-off travel experiences. The peninsula and islands are thick with ancient forest and edged by breath-taking beaches, the people are proud of their timeless land and the culture is steeped in tradition. There’s a unique edge to Malaysia, a romantic up-sticks-and-move-there notion we find hard to shrug off.

The Best 30th Birthday Holiday Ideas

1st August 2018
by Lizzie Heeley

As I look ahead in wonder to my thirties, I look back on the adventures of my twenties with great fondness and deep appreciation. To me, the luxury of travel is all about the journey. It’s about exploring somewhere new, challenging the comfort zone boundaries and seeking out hidden gems to share with others. Here […]

Travel Diaries: Malaysia and Borneo

18th December 2017
by Carl Howells

Welcome to the Turquoise Travel Diaries, a collection of interviews, stories and excerpts from our fabulous team, as they travel around the world. Here at Turquoise we pride ourselves on unrivalled knowledge of the destinations in which we specialise, so that we can provide honest, expert advice to all our guests and fellow travellers. This week, our […]

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