Cathay Pacific is international flag carrier of Hong Kong with head office and main hub situated at Hong Kong International Airport. It was founded in year 1946 by American Roy C. Farrell and Australian Sydney H. de Kantzow. This airline has registered office at 33rd floor of One Pacific Place. It has made the world's first non-stop transpolar flight flying over the North Polein July 1998, and it also operated the maiden flight to arrive at the new Hong Kong International Airport. Both domestic and international flights are operated by this airline company. Both cargo and passengers flights are operated by it to 168 destination in 42 countries in all over the world. The aircrafts are consisted of Airbus A330, Airbus A340, Boeing 747 as well as Boeing 777 equipment. Its subsidiary airline operates to 36 destinations in Asia Pacific region from its Hong Kong base. In year 2010 this airline and its subsidiary carried 27 million passengers and 1.8 million tons of cargo and mail. Cathay Pacific Airways also have code share agreement with various airlines companies which are Emirates Airlines, Air Arabia, Austrian Airlines, Biman Bangladesh, British Airways, China Southern Airlines, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa Airlines, Mahan Airways, and Libyan Airlines. Various flights to India are also operated by it. The main flights to Indian cities are as follows: Flights to Kochi, Flights to Kolkata, Flights to Pune, and Flights to Trivandrum
Situated at a distance of 30km from the mainland coast of north-west Malaysia, Langkawi is a cluster of 104 islands. This archipelago of lush islands is located in the Amndaman Sea. The islands are separated from the mainland Malaysia by the Straits of Malacca. The coastal areas particularly are flat, alluvial plains lined with limestone ridges. Nearly two-thirds of the island is covered by dark woods, chains of mountains, lush hills and a natural flourishing vegetation. Apart from air planes, boat ride serves as an exciting and most sought after medium of reaching to this destination. Langkawl Ferry operates fast A/C boats from Kuala Perlis, Kuala Kedah, Penang and Satun. And Telaga Harbour operates its ferries from Ko Lipe, Thailand.
Almost 18 miles long and 9 miles wide, the land offers though no such urban sophisticated fun, but pure nature bliss. This is the place where you find abundant underwater action, verdant plains and elevation. Its local culture and a diverse ethnicity are additions on its charm. Mostly tourists come here to cool off their stress, and this is what Air Hangat Village does. Containing a beautiful 3-tier fountain and a giant hand carved river stone mural, the village is well known for its spa. Get soaked here in pool or just take a casual stroll around the place. The restaurant here offers an amazing culinary experience, with a well fusion cuisine. Atma Alam Batik Village is more of the art lovers' destination as it comprises batik workshop, art gallery, showroom and handicraft shops.
If you are one who takes pleasure in solitude in the company of nature. Buffalo Park and CHOGM Park are two such venues where nature seems to embrace the visitor in its loving presence. Field of Burnt Rice, Galeria Perdana, Gunug Raya, Mahsuri's Tomb, Lagenda Langkawi Dalam Taman and Laman Padi are other tourists attractions. Traveling high above in the air, cocooned inside the cable car, the Oriental Village located in the upper northwest of Langkawi Island provides an enjoying cable car ride. It takes the visitors high above in the air to Mount Mat. Cincang. MakeMyTrip.com offers you a unique opportunity to book online the cheap tickets to Langkawi. It does not matter if you are a habitual traveler or first time traveler, MakeMyTrip makes your journey silver smooth. Get amazing discounts and cheap rates.