Posts by: Gaya Travel

ShopBack, Southeast Asia’s top eCommerce loyalty enabler and cashback provider, is teaming up with Tourism Malaysia for its latest campaign to fill its own Chief Travel Officer role. The lucky individual chosen to be ShopBack’s first Chief Travel Officer will be tasked to uncover the best Malaysian destinations...

With the theme of “Prosper with Purpose”, 2017 Mekong Tourism Forum (MTF) will take place in Luang Prabang this upcoming June. Anna Pollock, Founder of Conscious.Travel, will deliver the MTF Keynote Passion + Purpose = Prosperity.

Air Asia marks their third international connectivity from Langkawi to Shenzen,China after Singapore and Guangzhou.This will further grow Langkawi’s position as a premier holiday destination in the region.

AirAsia X Berhad announced a special celebration for its daily direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Wuhan, with 8,888 promotional seats from as low as RM188* one-way. China is a key market for the AirAsia and AirAsia X Group and this new connectivity option will further strengthen our presence in China.

Hilton Kota Kinabalu Welcomes Guests in the Heart of Sabah  On 18 March 2017 Hilton (NYSE: HLT) launched Hilton Kota Kinabalu, a 305-room hotel located in the center of Sabah’s capital city. An urban melting pot of Southeast Asian culture, Kota Kinabalu has emerged as a growing resort destination for local and...

When the school holiday is rapidly approaching, it is an indication for both parents and children to have a break from their daily routines and go for a quality bonding-time together. Here, Gaya Travel is sharing some ideas on how families could spend their break when being in our top five family destinations:...

TOKYO – Honorary Executive Chef Hirochika Midorikawa of Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo will be the first Japanese chef to be awarded the French cuisine chef prize “La Coupe d’Or Internationale d’Art Culinaire Marius Dutrey” for his remarkable achievements in culinary art in the hotel industry. The prize is a prestigious award...

Malaysia – March 2017 – Starbucks always believed that businesses can – and should – have a positive impact on the communities they serve. Since the opening of our first store in Malaysia in 1998, we strived on being a responsible company, one that dedicate ourselves to earning the trust and respect of our customers,...

1. INDULGE IN A DECADENT OCCASION WITH “SECRET GARDEN” AFTERNOON TEA IVIV (ONESIXFIVE) LOUNGE & WINE BAR   (LOBBY LEVEL) InterContinental Kuala Lumpur’s Secret Garden Afternoon Tea features 9 delectable pleasures of assorted sweet and savoury bites, alongside freshly baked homemade scones paired with rich Devonshire...

Adding to EVA’s Sanrio-family – Hello Kitty and Gudetama, EVA Air introduced a new edition of aircraft – “Travel Fun” Jet, starring the naughtily charming Sanrio character, Bad Badtz-Maru. This is the world’s first Bad Badtz-Maru livery to be scheduled for international service. EVA’s Badtz-Maru Travel Fun Jet is an...

Wine experts judging Business Traveller Magazine’s prestigious annual “Cellars in the Sky 2016” Competition awarded EVA Air two Gold Medals, one for Best Business Class Cellar and the other for Best Business Class Sparkling. The top honors are tributes to EVA’s core commitment to quality service and to the experience...

Three-year full service license renewed for the award-winning travel club 21 March 2017 — WorldVentures, the award-winning international lifestyle and travel membership company, unveiled new plans for 2017 and beyond after being granted a three-year license renewal by the Malaysian Ministry of Domestic Trade,...

Japan National Tourism Organisation (JNTO) opened its Kuala Lumpur Office on 8 March 2017, located in Chulan Tower, Jalan Conlay, Kuala Lumpur.

On 29 April 2017, fans of one of Malaysia’s most beloved icons, Sheila Majid, will have the privilege of being the first few to experience a showcase featuring songs from her latest album live at Belum Rainforest Resort in Pulau Banding, Perak. The exclusive evening with the songbird will be held in an intimate...

Gaya Travel was privileged to experience KL Sky Tour, one of Kuala Lumpur's recent attractions.

Gaya Travel takes delegates to visit Kuala Selangor for Rentak Selangor, a programme that aims to promote and discover the best beats and moves in Selangor.

The Excelsior, Hong Kong offers WeChat Fans exclusive accommodation and dining privileges to celebrate the launch of the hotel’s official WeChat account.

KUALA LUMPUR, 16 March 2017 – Ecstatic team members from the Operations and Human Resources divisions celebrate winning the inter-departmental competition with their ‘Dance-Versity’ performance during the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre’s (the Centre) 2017 annual dinner. Themed ‘Bollywood’, over 300 team members...

KUALA LUMPUR, 15 MARCH 2017 – The Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) confirms Malaysia as the first country in ASEAN to host the 2017 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour. The double-gender Malaysia Open will take place at Pantai Cenang, Langkawi on Saturday and Sunday, 15 and 16 April 2017. 32 international...

Dewan Filharmonik PETRONAS (DFP), located in the middle of the PETRONAS Twin Towers, Kuala Lumpur City Centre, continues to present fabulous concerts to whet the musical tastes of all music fans. April will commence with concerts of an orchestral feast themed Symphonic Pink Floyd on Friday, 31 March 2017 and Saturday,...

KUALA LUMPUR, 10 March 2017 ­– The Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (the Centre) has launched a new menu to excite taste buds and satisfy the appetite of long-standing recurrent clients and entice new regulars to experience its innovative TenOnCall (TOC) offering. Elaborating on the TOC menu, the Centre’s Executive...

Kuala Lumpur, 13 March, 2017 – Leading book retailer, Times Bookstores opened its new lifestyle concept bookstore in Malaysia at KL Gateway Mall, the newest mall located at Bangsar South. Times’ latest bookstore concept seeks to engage and encourage families and children to explore an amazing world of imagination...

Port Dickson, 14 March 2017 – Lis Hibiscus Port Dickson is now the official proud record holder of Guinness World Records for achieving “The most swimming pools in a resort at 643” and “The most overwater villas in single resort at 522”. These records were determined by a research which verified on 14 October...

Kuala Lumpur, 14 March 2017 – Currently positioning itself as the World Centre of Tourism and Leisure, Macao is developing into a quality international tourist destination, with more exciting festivals and activities combining history, culture, architecture and food – all packed into a vibrant, high-energy...

SEPANG, 11 March 2017 – AirAsia will be giving away up to 3 million promotional seats in its first major promotion of the year.   Book from 13 March 2017 (0001h GMT +8) to 19 March 2017 (2359 GMT +8) for travel between 1 September 2017 and 5 June 2018 to enjoy fares from as low as RM0* to destinations such as from Kuala...