99 islands of Langkawi stand firm and majestic
above the waters a of the Straits of Malacca,
off the north-western shore of Peninsular
Malaysia. It is far enough from the mainland
towns are Kuala Perlis and Kuala Kedah. Kuah
and Padang Matsirat are the bustling, busy
townships of the main island of Langkawi,
whilst Pulau Tuba is the only other inhabited
The total population is approximately 45,000and
made up of many races. Majority is Malays,
followed by Chinese, Indians and other races.
The original economy of Langkawi was based
on its agricutural and fishing production.
Over the years ,with encourgement from the
Federal Goverment the island now have transformed
into one of the more exclusive resorts destination
in Asia. Below are some of the resorts in
Langkawi for you to choose from during your
holidays in Langkawi.