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The Malay Archipelago refers to the archipelago between mainland Southeastern Asia and Australia. Situated between the Indian and Pacific Oceans, the group of over 25,000 islands is the largest archipelago by area, and fourth by number of islands in the world. It includes Indonesia, Philippines, Singapore, Brunei, East Malaysia and East Timor.

Davao, Philippines to Sangihe Island, Indonesia

Indonesia "Loop" from Langkawi, Malaysia

Malacca Straits - A Fishy Business

Southern Taiwan to Sydney, Australia

Vanuatu to Indonesia

Singapore - Vietnam - Hong Kong

Singapore to Carins, Australia

Philippines to Singapore

Papua New Guinea to Bali, Indonesia

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