Langkawi

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Langkawi, officially known as Langkawi, the Jewel of Kedah (Langkawi Permata Kedah), is a district and an archipelago of 99 islands (+ 5 small islands visible only at low tide) in the Andaman Sea some 30 km off the mainland coast of northwestern Malaysia.wikipedia
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Kedah

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The islands are a part of the state of Kedah, which is adjacent to the Thai border.
The state covers a total area of over 9,000 km², and it consists of the mainland and the Langkawi islands.

Kuah

Pekan Kuah
Langkawi is also an administrative district, with the town of Kuah as its largest town.
Kuah, Kuah Town or Bandar Kuah is a town, mukim and district capital of Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia.

Perlis

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In 1691, the French general Augustin de Beaulieu recorded going to the island of "Lancahui" (Langkawi) to buy pepper, and de Beaulieu was required to obtain a license from Kedah's heir apparent then in Perlis before the penghulu or chief of Langkawi would sell pepper to him.
The main port and ferry terminal is at the small village of Kuala Perlis, linking mostly to Langkawi Island.

Tarutao National Park

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The middle of the channel between Tarutao National Park and Langkawi would become the Siamese border, and Tarutao would be part of Siam while all the Langkawi islands to the south would come under British rule.
The southernmost end of the park lies on the border with Malaysia, just north of Langkawi.

Mahsuri

Makam Mahsuri
It had been thought to be cursed for a couple of centuries - according to local legend, in the late 18th century, a woman named Mahsuri was wrongfully accused of adultery and put to death, and she placed a curse on the island that would last for seven generations.
She was the most beautiful in all of Langkawi and married the warrior Wan Darus (or Wan Derus).

Padang Matsirat

In the first attack, the locals decided to burn down the granary at Padang Matsirat to starve and drive out the Siamese army.
Padang Matsirat is a mukim in Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia.

Malaysian United Indigenous Party

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Other founding members of the party include United Malays National Organisation (UMNO) rebel group Gabungan Ketua Cawangan Malaysia, chairperson and former Teluk Kemang UMNO branch chief Kamarul Azman Habibur Rahman, former Langkawi UMNO delegate Anina Saadudin, and former Bendang Baru UMNO youth chief Akhramsyah Sanusi.

Langkawi Cable Car

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The Langkawi Cable Car takes visitors up to the peak of Gunung Mat Chinchang, where the Langkawi Sky Bridge is located.
The Langkawi Cable Car, also known as Langkawi SkyCab, is one of the major attractions in Langkawi Island, Kedah, Malaysia.

Brahminy kite

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According to one interpretation, Langkawi means island of the reddish-brown eagle, a Brahminy kite in colloquial Malay.
In Malaysia, the island of Langkawi is named after the bird (kawi denoting an ochre-like stone used to decorate pottery, and a reference to the bird's primary plumage colour).

Malaysia–Thailand border

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The middle of the channel between Tarutao National Park and Langkawi would become the Siamese border, and Tarutao would be part of Siam while all the Langkawi islands to the south would come under British rule.

Firefly (airline)

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Or by domestic flight from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) via Malaysia Airlines, AirAsia, Malindo Air, or Subang Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport (SZB) via Malindo Air and Fireflyz providing budget connection to the island.
The domestic flights from Penang are Langkawi, Kota Bharu, Subang, and international flights are Banda Aceh in Indonesia and Phuket in Thailand.

Global Geoparks Network

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On 1 June 2007, Langkawi Island was given a World Geopark status by UNESCO.

Langkawi International Airport

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The Langkawi International Airport is one of the 7 international airports in Malaysia and connects the island to Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Penang, and Subang.
Langkawi International Airport, is an airport in Padang Matsirat, Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia.

Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition

Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition (LIMA)LIMALangkawi International Maritime and Air Show
Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition (LIMA) is a maritime and aerospace exhibition that takes place once every two years in Langkawi, Malaysia.

Kuala Kedah

The Langkawi Jetty Point connects the island to main destinations like Kuala Perlis, Kuala Kedah, Penang, and Tamalang.
It is a fishing port, located at the mouth of the Kedah River, and serves as a terminus for ferries to the tourist island of Langkawi.

Langkawi Sky Bridge

The Langkawi Cable Car takes visitors up to the peak of Gunung Mat Chinchang, where the Langkawi Sky Bridge is located.
The bridge deck is located 660 m above sea level at the peak of Gunung Mat Cincang on Pulau Langkawi, the main island of the Langkawi archipelago in Kedah.

List of airports in Malaysia

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The Langkawi International Airport is one of the 7 international airports in Malaysia and connects the island to Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Penang, and Subang.

Satun

Kota Mambang Segara
There's also ferry service to Satun town and to Ko Lipe island in Thailand.
Satun is connected to Malaysian Langkawi Island by direct ferry service.

List of districts in Malaysia

Districtadministrative districtDistricts of Malaysia
Langkawi, officially known as Langkawi, the Jewel of Kedah (Langkawi Permata Kedah), is a district and an archipelago of 99 islands (+ 5 small islands visible only at low tide) in the Andaman Sea some 30 km off the mainland coast of northwestern Malaysia.

Raaga (radio station)

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Vehicle registration plates of Malaysia

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With the exception of Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya and Langkawi plates, and taxis, vehicle dealers and diplomats, all Peninsular Malaysian number plates for private and commercial type motor vehicles with the exceptions of those used by taxis, vehicle dealers and diplomats follow a Sxx #### algorithm.

Northern Corridor Economic Region

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The Northern Corridor Economic Region (NCER) development program is a Malaysia Government initiative to accelerate economic growth in the north of Peninsular Malaysia – encompassing the states of Perlis, Kedah, Penang and the north of Perak.
Penang and the island of Langkawi are well-known tourist destinations in Malaysia; the NCER plans to double tourist receipts and triple tourist expenditure by 2020.