Still looking for that short getaway in the region? The Datai Langkawi in Malaysia unveiled The Datai Asean Retreat – a package reserved for ASEAN residents (yes, that’s you.) Guests will be treated to the Canopy Deluxe room overlooking the stunning rainforest surroundings, and a package inclusive of discounted spa treatments and complimentary water sports equipment.

Also included are guided morning and evening walks by the resident naturalist Irshad Mobarak, who will regale visitors with tales of the 10-million-year-old forest and introduce you to rare wildlife like flying squirrels and colugos.

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The offer is valid from Apr 1 to Jul 5, and Sep 1 to Dec 23. For more information, visit

P.S. Here’s the list of ASEAN member countries, if you were unsure: Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.