News — Malaysia

PARTÈ Travels // Perhentian Islands

PARTÈ Travels // Perhentian Islands

The Perhentian Islands are a popular diving destination off the North Eastern coast of Malaysia, just south of the Thai/Malaysian Border in the state of Terranganu. The name of the island loosely translates as "stopping point" as the Islands served as an ancient stop over for trade between the two nations. 

Nowadays the islands are home to a mix of long term expats and locals with the main focus of the islands being the relatively unspoiled marine habitat that is perfect for...