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Westwood Highland @ Cameron Highlands

Set 20 kilometres outside of Tanah Rata in Kampung Raja, the spotlessly clean and simple rustic minimalism of Westwood Highland guesthouse is an adequate base for hiking Cameron Highland’s tougher hills, but an even better place to wind down and do nothing.

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Jawi Peranakan Mansion @ George Town Penang

Baba Nyonya or Peranakan Chinese I know. Their rich legacy is well documented – in their homes, their clothes, and their food. Jawi Peranakan I didn’t, which is why on a recent trip to Penang I decided to stay at the  Jawi Peranakan Mansion.

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Campbell House @ Georgetown

11-room boutique hotel Campbell House is number one on Tripadvisor’s list of 150 B & Bs in Georgetown Penang. I had a sneak peak when I visited the city back in May.

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Tony’s Villa @ Seminyak

If one thing stands out about Tony’s Villa it would be its location. Sandwiched in between Potato Head’s sexy beach club and and W‘s sleek retreat, on the opposite side of the road, Tony’s Villa is a mere 10 minute walk from Petitenget’s wide white sand beach and surrounded by some of the best eateries in North Seminyak.

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5 Cool Cameron Highland Stays

If you want to beat the heatwave, then head to the highlands. Young, fun and full of personality, these 5 cool Cameron Highland stays – and no, were not just talking about the weather – aren’t just an antidote to the high temperatures, they’re also a fresh alternative to  the colonial-era stylings that Cameron Highlands is synonymous with.

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