Narathiwat is an easy destination reachable by Malaysians as it borders Rantau Panjang, Malaysia. The area has a constant flow of trade as well as an interesting culture and has been considered a place for good food, great shopping and white, sandy beaches. The main attraction is at Sungai Kolok where many drop by to shop for cheap wares as well as traditional massages. The fun doesn’t end during the day as the night bring this little town to life with karaoke centres that will keep you occupied till dawn. As the general population are the Yawi people, the food here is greatly infused with Thai and Malaysian ingredients - a definite must-try is their simple yet delicious fried rice!