Archive for June, 2012

Underwater Adventures in Perhentian6/25/2012

I’ll admit it, the main reason I’m drawn to Perhentian is not the island itself, but the water around and below the land. I could spend everyday snorkeling or scuba diving and still not receive my fill of underwater adventures. The islands are packed with fish and coral I’ve never heard of or seen before. […]

readmore

Adjusting to an Island Village Lifestyle6/18/2012

I just finished my first week at The Perhentian Islands, Malaysia. I must say, it’s been quite an experience adjusting to this new, fast-paced, high-rewarding lifestyle. In the first week my activities included, snorkeling, teaching English, cleaning up trash, painting and a mini-vacation. The Village Located on the smaller of the two Perhentian Islands, Perhentian […]

readmore

The Next Great Adventure: The Perhentian Islands6/10/2012

AS I write this I am sitting inside a travel booking office awaiting my ferry to the Perhentian Islands. I’ve been in Malaysia for 3 days. I was accepted 3 weeks ago for the volunteer coordinator position through a company called Ecoteer. My role is to help kids with English and teach them about marine […]

readmore

Subscribe to our mailing list, receive a Cuscus!