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Unknown to many, the UK has much to offer to the active and adventurous. British Airways has hand-picked six destinations in the UK for the adrenaline junkies. From kayaking in the heart of London to abseiling in Northern Ireland or galloping on horseback in Scotland, there are plenty of adventures to keep your...

Since joining Far East Hospitality in 2012, your out-of-the-box and unconventional marketing strategies helped the organisation grow from having 18 properties in Singapore to over 90 properties internationally. How did you feel about the achievements so far? Our accomplishments as a multi-award winning hospitality...

Summer is well underway and golf enthusiasts are itching to test their skills on the green. As golf-happy Norwegians are making their summer travel plans, British Airways has identified some of the best courses in the UK to combine this year’s holiday with the ultimate golf experience. “Norway has over 200,000 active...

Known for its vast cityscapes and exciting city life, Hong Kong is full of natural landscapes that will thrill nature seekers. Whether you’re visiting Hong Kong for the first or tenth time, there are always new and exciting experiences to be discovered. Take a break from the hustle and bustle of Hong Kong and explore...

Immerse in awe-inspiring Islamic architecture of beautiful domes, majestic mosque structures and learn more about Islam in Malaysia’s most developed state

Though it is already in the middle of the Muslim fasting month Ramadan, Gaya Travel believes that many Malaysians still look forward to meet and enjoy together the wide selection of buffet spread and cuisines offered by food and beverage outlets to break fast at sunset or to have dinner. The following are a selection...

Throughout the holy month of Ramadan, Muslims are required to abstain from eating or drinking from Suhoor (before dawn or twilight) until Maghrib (sunset). Besides, it is also the month that provides the opportunity for family and friends to get together to break their fast at sunset with refreshing food and...

  1. Desa Banyumulek Though the majority of Lombok population (85%) are farmers, they are also proficient in making pottery manually using clay. What makes Lombok’s pottery special is because the product is rubbed using volcanic clay after being dried slowly to give it an impressive shine. Desa...

With the month of Ramadhan around the corner, Muslims across Malaysia will be observing the fast from down till sunset. Besides strengthening discipline and self-control, the holy month is also a time when Ramadhan Bazaars spring up from 4-7pm for Iftar across Malaysia. Offering an array of street and home cooked...

Feeling the lull of the mid-year blues? Give yourself a break and jet-set to your favourite beach destinations without bursting your wallet with Club Med’s hottest promotion: Sail for Free. With free return ferry rides and holiday package starting from RM1,656* per adult for a 4D3N stay at Club Med Bintan Island, pack...

Just got back from a long trip in Europe and sitting restlessly in the office? Unable to settle down and do your usual tasks? Chances are, you might be experiencing post-vacation blues. There’s no better way to cure post-vacation blues than to get excited about the amazing trips to come. Below are our top picks of...

To ensure that you have a memorable visit in a historical city like Melaka, don’t hesitate to spend money on the best Melaka hotels. If trying to find the right hotel proves challenging, then all you need to do is to simply log on to Traveloka. Before you do so, check out the following 5 choices of Melaka’s most...

Text by: Furqaan Hod & Mohd Shahril Fawzy Every year on May 4, Star Wars fanatics from all around the world celebrate the franchise by wishing each other a galaxy-themed famous greeting, “May the fourth be with you”, which sparks an unofficial special day known as Star Wars Day, and now become an annual and joyous...

Mr. Leo Llambi, the General Manager of Concorde Hotel Shah Alam, has made “making the guests happy” as his credo, besides making sure that the hotel runs efficiently in maintaining its status as one of Selangor’s premier hotels. Gaya Travel Magazine recently caught up with him to learn his side of the story with...

Having dialogue with the President of Perbadanan Putrajaya Datuk Seri Haji Hasim bin Haji Ismail is almost equivalent to learning how to create a sustainable city. Soft spoken and amicable yet charismatic and firm, Datuk Seri Hasim shares with Gaya Travel Magazine the steps that Perbadanan Putrajaya takes in ensuring...

HONG KONG, 7 APRIL 2016 – British Airways celebrated 80 years of flying to Hong Kong in style with a VIP gala and a unique heritage fashion photoshoot – featuring supermodel David Gandy wearing a vintage 1920s sheepskin flying jacket. Playing homage to British Airways’ heritage, the British star was photographed...

Kuala Lumpur – 5th April 2016: Emirates and Malaysia Airlines today unveiled new routes and frequent flyer benefits for their codeshare agreement which will see the addition of 15 cities within Malaysia and enhanced rewards for loyal customers. The routes comprise of key points of interest in Malaysia: Langkawi,...

The acclaimed silent mentalist, Aaron Crow is currently the resident ‘mystician’ for Resorts World Genting, Pahang. He is set to impress the audience through his electrifying performance of magic, suspense, risky stunts and mystery through the special show called “Fearless! Cheating Death Nightly” currently held at...

Demi Johor DUA – a festival that combines land (Darat), air (Udara) dan water (Air) extreme sports – is set to be held from 25th to 27th March 2016 at Iskandar Puteri, Johor Bahru, Johor. The festival will also be featuring traditional games, educational exhibition and retail lots for public to shop.

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA – 16 March 2016: Traveling can be a pricey affair. In today’s uncertain economic climate, it’s easy to see why many have put their travel plans on hold. However, everyone deserves a getaway and seeing the world does not necessarily have to cost the world either. Hotels.com has selected some of...

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Gaya Travel Magazine catches up with the good-natured and astute lady Rosnina Yaacob and her convivial team at Laman Padi in Langkawi to learn more about their experience in helping to grow the island’s brand as a major tourism destination. Originally meant to be seconded to the Langkawi Development Authority (LADA)...

TripAdvisor®, the travel planning and booking site, today announced the winners of its Travellers’ Choice™ awards for Beaches. This year’s awards honour 343 beaches including the top 25 in the world and lists for Asia, Africa, Australia, Caribbean, Central America, Europe, South America, the South Pacific, the U.K....

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Jordan might not be exploding with numerous tourism objects and attractions compared to the other Middle Eastern tourism heavyweights like United Arab Emirates or Egypt. However, what Jordan has that the rest of the world doesn’t have such as Petra, Wadi Rum, Ma’in and the Dead Sea are ultimately compelling and...