Faces of
Malaysia
Brunei

Tiny state in Borneo, sandwiched between Sarawak and Sabah. After it was a big regional player a few hundred years back, Brunei became rich upon the discovery of Oil in the 1940s. For a period time the Sultan of Brunei was the richest person in the world.

Kota Bharu

Kota Bharu is the state capital of Kelantan.The name means ‘new city’ or ‘new castle/fort’ in Bahasa Malaysia. Kota Bharu is situated in the northeastern part of Peninsular Malaysia. In 2005, it had an estimated population of 425,294, making it the largest town on the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia.It’s known for its colourful markets and the muslim culture.

Tioman, Malaysia

Ella’s Place

address: Salang Beach, Pulau Tioman, Pahang, Malaysia - Tel: 09-419 5004
accommodation on Salang Beach, RM40 - RM120

Ella’s Place contact information

phone: 09-419 5004

Ella’s Place prices / booking

Triple Room 120RM, AC, 3pax (on the Beach)
Triple Room 50RM, Fan, 3pax
Double Room 40RM, Fan, 2pax

Price Range

Hotels in Tioman

Beach Shack Chalet

accommodation on Juara Bay with a surf school and more activities (Surfing time during wet season: November - February)

Seri Bungur Beach Chalet (Mokhtar’s Place)

accommodation on ABC beach, RM30 - RM100

Attractions

Tekek beach, Tioman

beach at Kampung Tekek, the main hub of the island

ABC Beach (Kampung Air Batang), Tioman

popular backpacker's beach on a rather long stretch of beach