Posts by: Mohd Mursi

The 300,000-hectare Royal Belum State Park – located in Perak Darul Ridzuan and approximately four times larger than Singapore – is home to one of the oldest rainforests in the world, even older than the famous Amazon. Being part of the The Belum/Temenggor Forest Reserve, Royal Belum is estimated to be 130 million...

ISKANDAR PUTERI,JOHOR, 18 January 2016- Puteri Harbour in Iskandar Puteri which is formerly known as Nusajaya today cemented its position as the premier family and lifestyle destination in Malaysia’s southern region, Johor Bahru, with the launch of “Time.Together”, it is an initiative that is aimed to encourage the...

In conjunction with the upcoming Chinese New Year celebrations, Hotel Maya Kuala Lumpur’s Still Waters restaurant offers a culinary fusion adventure in 2016 through the list of menu that can easily be enjoyed with friends, family and business acquaintances prepared by two highly experienced chefs, Chef Mak and Chef...

MITA ( Malaysian Inbound Tourism Association ) for the very first time will be organizing its first Tourism Fair Carnival this 29th till 31st January 2016 at KL Convention Center. MITA is highly dedicated in inbound market as they have been passionately promoting Malaysia and the Travel Fair all around the...

KUALA LUMPUR, 6 January 2016 – Galeri Petronas unveiled #tanahairku: Two Decades of Bringing Malaysians Together, a unique exhibition that celebrates the nation’s racial unity by reliving 20 years of PETRONAS festive TV Commercials that have brought Malaysians together. Inspired by the late national laureate Dato’ Dr...

On the 15th until 17th November 2015, Tourism Selangor and Selangor State Economic Planning Unit’s (UPEN) Tourism Division held a Business-to-Business (B2B) table top session in Batam, Indonesia. The objective of the B2B session was for Selangor to promote itself as a tourism destination to the Batam market. ...

Known for the likes of the tough Xterra and Ironman Triathlon Races, Langkawi is also home to South East Asia’s first Global UNESCO Geopark, where travellers would be able to find over 700 species of birds and butterflies, and 99 islands. Besides the main island of Langkawi, the second largest of these islands is Pulau...

In recent times, Putrajaya has seen its share of unique international events taking place within its confines. These include, among others hot air balloon carnivals, fireworks competitions, floral showcases, motorsports events, film festivals, watersport competitions and marathons, just to name a few. Now, Putrajaya...

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA, 13 NOVEMBER 2015– GOASEAN unveiled a slew of Malaysian produced ground-breaking and original concept travel programmes to avid and globe-trotting travellers at its GOASEAN Upfronts 2016 held at Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club. The must-see new programmes slated to be aired on GOASEAN next...

The Evolution Of Izakaya Izakaya refers to a bar or rather a place to hang out and gather in Japan, and like the country, it has evolved from the old days when Japan was a country closed to all foreigner influence. Modern Japan’s Izakayas now feature varied offerings that have been shaped by significant cultural...

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA, 5th November 2015– As Malaysia gears up for the upcoming end-of-year holiday season, Hotels.com unveils local travel trends and insights based on the Hotels.com Hotels Price Index (HPI) report. The HPI is respected as the definitive report on hotels prices paid around the world an is used as a...

Kuala Lumpur 2nd November 2015- Malaysia Fashion Week (MFW) 2015, announced at a press conference today, its moments collaboration with On Demand Entertainment by Astro and Disney to present a Star Wars fashion exploration called the “The Galaxy Runway inspired by Star Wars” at Malaysia Fashion Week 2015 closing gala...

The National Department for Culture and Arts (JKKN) organised the International Aborigines and Indigenous Arts Festival (FKOAP) under the Ministry of Tourism and Culture that was held recently from October 22nd to the 25th at the Titiwangsa Lake Garden Stadium, Kuala Lumpur. This festival held for the first time in...

A total of 87 Mega Fam participants from 16 countries were brought in by Tourism Malaysia to help and also discover Malaysia in promoting it as holiday destination in conjunction with the Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix 2015 race thats held annually at the Sepang International Circuit from 23rd to 25th October...

The National Visual Arts Gallery proudly presents the 1Malaysia Contemporary Art Tourism Festival (1MCAT) 2015 that’s happening from September till December 2015. This program began since 2010 and has been one new innovation in the tourism industry that geared up the contemporary visual arts scene among Malaysian’s...

One of America’s foremost comedic magicians, Ed Alonzo who has appeared in a number of television shows and once even toured with Britney Spears is coming to Resorts World Genting. The “Misfit Magician” as he has come to be known, is famous for his madcap sense of humor will be showcasing his magic cum circus like...

The Mayor of Kuala Lumpur, Datuk Mhd Amin Nordin launched a travelling package “KL Dekat Je” at Sunway Putra Mall Kuala Lumpur on 15th October 2015. Attended the launch was YBhg Dato Azizan B. Noordin, Deputy Chief Director of Tourism Malaysia, YMulia Tunku Dato’ Seri Iskandar b Tunku Tan Sri Abdullah, YBHg. Datuk...

Exchange Friendship and Network through ASEAN Art, Culture and Tourism On 1 October 2015, the Sultan Mizan Royal Foundation held the first ever ASEAN Cultural Heritage Exchange Day with the theme “Exchange Friendship and Network through ASEAN Art, Culture and Tourism” at the Kenyir Elephant Conservation Village, Lake...

Started on 2nd October, 2015 LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort are organizing a special Halloween celebration till the end of the month. Themed ‘Halloween Brick-Or-Treat Party Nights’, several fantastic activities have been lined up throughout the month with the Park open for an extended time till 8.30pm during the weekend...

Kuala Lumpur 28th September 2015- The Mayor of Kuala Lumpur, Datuk Hj. Mhd Amin Nordin Bin And Aziz, today officially launched the KL PASS, an integrated tourist pass that offers tourists seamless access to tourism attractions and supporting amenities on top of other privileges and benefits. Datuk Hj. Mhd...

Johor Bahru, the gem located at the south of Peninsular Malaysia, offers many amazing and thrilling attractions available for local and international tourists. When the Gaya Travel team visited the city recently, we find it fast becoming an ideal family getaway destination. The following are some attractions that are...

HO CHI MINH CITY, 21 SEPT 2015 – AirAsia continues to contribute towards youth and talent development and fulfilling dreams by supporting “Journey to Homeland Project”; Cycling from the UK to Malaysia’ – a project organized by Malaysian youths in their mission to cycle from the United Kingdom back to...

17th September 2015, Kuala Lumpur– Photo Face-Off snaps back into action for Season 2, once again proudly presented by Canon PhotoMarathon and in association with SilkAir, premiering this 22nd October 2015, Tuesday at 10pm on HISTORY Channel 555 & 575(HD). Since season 1 was a successful hit and rated number one in...

Najwa, will be performing on the 17th with her powerful vocals. Soulfest Asia, the region’s hottest neo-soul, funk, hip-hop and R&B music festival turned up the heat tonight with Omarian set to hit Kuala Lumpur on 17 October 2015, West-coast style! This hip-hop heavyweight will join an already star...

PUTRAJAYA, 10 SEPTEMBER 2015: The usually formal ambience at Tourism Malaysia in Putrajaya’s lake district turned into a mix of haunted house, mini zoo and cartoon fantasy world today with pumpkin-headed monsters, gothic brides and Nickelodeon characters running around amid some furry animals at the main hall of the...