4 beaches in Malaysia for the fashion-savvy traveller

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Whether you are going away to take a break, to immerse with local culture, or to find yourself; packing the best ensembles is yet another staple commandment to live by. Good thing Shoppr is here to help you with that! Check out their carefully-curated list on what to bring in your beach holiday.

Thoughtful selection of itinerary, like picking luggage-able champion outfits, may take a little while for some of us but that’s a worthy price to pay for making the most of travelling in style. Now that you’re equipped with beach style tips, here are four ultimate beach destinations in Penang and Langkawi that can keep up with your aesthetics and mobility in equal measure. We’ve rounded up a list of accommodations too that are both budget-friendly and #OOTD-worthy!

It’s about time you add these spots to your must-go destinations this year.

Black Sand Beach


\Go ahead and catch that Frisbee or spike the beach volleyball under the sun. This beach suits the sports-loving traveller with its offering of wide-array of activities right on the fine black sand in Langkawi.

Look over the right side and find yourself a fishing jetty and engage with the local fishing community. Located 4 km southwest of Tanjung Rhu Beach, it prides itself with spectacular sunset and wide-stretched range of trees, perfect for silhouette shots.

Locally known as Pantai Pasir Hitam (literally translates into Beach Sand Black), its sand has been an all-time sought-after element with very interesting myths behind.

Pantai Tengah Beach

Take the edge to the next level with water sports you can experience here firsthand.  Pentai Tengah Beach offers paragliding, jetskiing, wake boarding, you name it! Get into an action-filled vacation all the while having this aesthetics haven in the background.


Langkawi being conferred as the Jewel of Kedah is a truly fitting title. Next up, Penang!

Pulau Kendi

Embrace relative peace with the clear waters in this isolated gem at the southwestern Penang. Whether you sunbathe at the coast or take a dip, the scenery will truly make your stay a gorgeous affair with nature.  Did we mention coral reefs?


Tanjung Bungah

Like Pentai Tengah, Tanjung Bungah Beach also offers various water sports for every adrenalin junkie all year long. Assuage your urban homesickness and catch a glimpse of buildings in northeast suburb of Penang.

Don’t miss its ever-famous Tanjung Bungah market and immerse in the local beats, especially the Mosque above water.

Located just at the center of the main beaches of Langkawi, ZEN Rooms Pantai Tengah is the perfect place to stay and get tanned.

If you’re more into relative solemnity, ZEN Rooms Jalan Kuala Muda is away from the touristy beach areas and is a backpacker’s haven that offers what is arguably the most gorgeous sunset view in town.

Go back in time just by staying in at a restored Chinese heritage house situated in the UNESCO Heritage Zone of George Town,  ZEN Rooms Lebuh Campbell surely never goes out of style!

Get a grasp of cozy feels of your urban upbringing miles away from home. Though situated in the commercial area, ZEN Rooms Eden Parade is still a stone throw away from the beach.

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