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On my second visit to India, I ventured to Rajasthan, the northern part of the country to search for unique experiences. After a nearly four-hour drive from Jaipur, the driver Nawal told me that we have arrived in Kota. When I looked through the window, the sparkling Chambal river accompanied with a stunning sunset gradient

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Conveniently located at Kuala Lumpur’s most coveted address in the heart of the city centre, Tribeca Serviced Suites Bukit Bintang could just be the kind of accommodation that international business travellers or long staying guests seek. The property – which is a project by Low Yat Group and managed by FLH Hospitality Management – offers

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When it comes to booking a family holiday, there is one factor that Malaysian families, particularly those with young children, would definitely look into: the swimming pool. Be it for a short staycation or a getaway to a far-flung corner of the country, swimming pool is usually where the crowd would congregate, the venue where

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The Prince Gallery Tokyo Kioicho is a distinguished property set in the upscale Kioicho neighbourhood that is part of the Tokyo Garden Terrace Kioicho, a mixed-use development comprising commercial, residential, retail and entertainment spaces. With interiors by Rockwell Group Madrid, The Prince Gallery Tokyo Kioicho is the second Luxury Collection property to open in Japan,

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When guests step into Aloft Kuala Lumpur (KL) Sentral, they might notice this little sister of W Hotel pumps high octane and vivaciousness indicating youthfulness and excitement, yet at the same time practical and convenient in nature – it possesses all necessary characteristics loved by cool travellers, especially millennials. As part of a defining component

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In a world where travel is no longer just about escaping the mundane but rather to further enhance our quality of life and make us more enriched, today’s travellers are becoming more demanding than ever. They seek true connection with the destination, be it through the activities they do, the food they eat or even

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Established 10 years ago, One World Hotel is celebrating its tenth year anniversary in 2017. Besides locals and Singaporeans, this 438-room hotel strongly attracts travellers from the Asia Pacific and West Asian regions. One World Hotel is also a member of an exclusive collection of the world’s most unique independent hotels called WORLDHOTELS that has

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The Selangor State Economic Planning Unit (UPEN), in collaboration with Gaya Travel Magazine, organised a media familiarisation programme called Eat.Travel.Write (ETW) 6.0 from 4 until 7 October 2017 to selected places in Selangor. With the theme Jom Ngeteh (‘Let’s Have Tea’), this programme brought the conventional media practitioners and social media influencers to cool attractions and

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Some 30 years ago, the legendary dive-master Pak Condo Subagyo travelled on foot from his hometown in Central Java towards east Indonesia in search for the meaning of life. He chanced upon Komodo National Park, which is located within the Lesser Sunda and made a life changing decision to base in Labuan Bajo and dive

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Nestled well on the edge of Telaga Harbour – a gateway and destination for many yachts plying the region – is the beautiful Malaysian hotel called The Danna Langkawi, a luxury retreat for honeymooners, retirees, writers and sophisticated fellow travellers. Its southwest location of the island brings more serenity since it is away from the

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I came to Aiman Batang Ai Resort & Retreat under the invitation by Tourism Malaysia Sarawak Office to cover on the property that had undergone a rebranding exercise in early 2016 following a change of ownership from Hilton Hotel Kuching to Planet Borneo Lodge Management Sdn. Bhd. Truthfully, the resort was like nothing else I’ve

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Hidden Hills Villas is a resort set in the ethereal charm of the Islands of the Gods that is a mere 20 minutes from the Ngurai Rai International Airport in Denpasar. Nestled amidst the Pecatu hilltop, it comprises ten exclusive bedrooms set within six individually-themed private luxury villas. It is also a stone’s throw away

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Needing a break after embarking and disembarking various modes of transport non-stop for the previous few weeks, it was refreshing to know that I did not need to venture out of the resort to experience the destination, save for excursions to certain places. This time around, I much prefer to be cocooned, and might as

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Are you heading to Singapore with your family for the upcoming holiday? Looking for something different for the trip? Try Village Hotel Bugis’ newly launched kids-themed rooms at special rates! The rooms at Village Hotel Bugis can accommodate two adults and one child comfortably and offer themes such as Cars, Sophia and Superheroes. These rooms

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When Siti arrived at Oasia Suites Kuala Lumpur, she was already exhausted. Not only her shoulders were tight and her back hurt, her mind also felt sluggish. She had a couple of long weeks prior to her arrival; days filled with meetings, running errands, catching a deadline and other commitments, to which at one point

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As an alluring oasis set along Sepang’s 22 kilometre shore, Avani Sepang Goldcoast Resort blends traditional elements with luxurious features that are ideal for sun-seekers and eco travellers. It is located in the district of Sepang in the southern part of Selangor, far enough from Kuala Lumpur city centre to feel like a truly secluded

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Here’s decadence for you: your holiday starts even before you arrive at Soori Bali. The moment when my booking was confirmed, a follow-up email by the hotel arrived at my Inbox asking my personal choices of pillows, bar, reading, music and movie options, pretty much like how a celebrity VIP is treated. It was lovely

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Luxurious comfort and the wilderness rarely collide with each other. But at Belum Rainforest Resort, it happens. This resort is located on the lake island of Pulau Banding in Gerik, Perak, known as the gateway to the Belum-Temenggor Forest Complex that includes the 130-million-year-old virgin jungles of the Royal Belum State Park. With a total

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Being Marriott flagship premium brand’s first hotel in Indonesia, the 347-room Yogyakarta Marriott Hotel is fast becoming popular due to it being the ‘newest kid on the block’ with the latest state-of-the-art mod cons, delightful gastronomic options, and exceptionally attentive staff. The hotel is also connected to Hartono Lifestyle Mall, the biggest shopping mall in

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Busy pedestrian streets, buzzing shopping scenes and infamous traffic congestion – the Golden Triangle in Kuala Lumpur is not an area known for its tranquillity. But this is where Swasana Spa at Impiana KLCC steps in, an ideal antidote to the city’s hustle and bustle.   The spa – an award-winning establishment which recent accolades

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Strategically presiding over the crossroads of Jalan Pinang and Jalan Sultan Ismail and only a stone’s throw away from KLCC, Renaissance Kuala Lumpur first opened in 18 June 1996 and has been dominating the corner for over 20 years. The Bukit Nanas monorail station – which connects travellers to Titiwangsa, Bukit Bintang and KL Sentral

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