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Germany has an outstanding reputation as a country, economic power and of course, travel destination. Since the country’s reunification in 1989/1990, it has recorded a robust growth in terms of the number of overnight stays by international visitors, including those from the Association of the South East Asian Nations...

SEPANG, Selangor – Malaysia Airports (Niaga) Sdn Bhd also known as Eraman presented the prizes for its two contests organized late last year during a prize giving ceremony held today at EXpress, Level 3 Domestic Arrival, KLIA. The two contests Shop & Stay and Dining Contest were both held in September and October 2017...

Kuala Lumpur – The Macao Government Tourism Office will present the “Parade for Celebration of the Year of the Dog” on the 3rd day (18 February) and 9th day (24 February) of Lunar New Year to celebrate the joyful occasion with residents and visitors. The event features a range of spectacular activities such as the...

JAIPUR – AirAsia X has announced its latest route from Kuala Lumpur to Jaipur, making it easier for the people from Kuala Lumpur to travel to North West India, with promotional all-in-fares from RM199 one-way*/ INR3,555*. The promotional all-in-fares from RM199* / INR3,555* one way on standard seats runs from 5...

Hong Kong presents to you a vibrant scene and festivities and celebrations in the Year of the Dog   KUALA LUMPUR, 5 February 2018 – Hong Kong is a global city that knows how to truly celebrate festive occasions, and even more so this Year of the Dog which symbolizes adventure, excitement and playfulness. Worried that...

JAPAN DESIGN WEEK will be held for the first time in Shikoku, “MATSUYAMA DESIGN WEEK” on February 9th (Fri) to 12th (Mon), 2018. MATSUYAMA DESIGN WEEK is a part of JAPAN DESIGN WEEK. This regional creation project will be held for the first time in Shikoku. The aims are for the residents to revitalize the community with...

Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton’s award-winning global brand, made its first entry into Malaysia with the opening of Hilton Garden Inn Kuala Lumpur Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman North. The new hotel adds 265 rooms to the Hilton Garden Inn brand’s worldwide offering. The hotel is centrally located in Chow Kit district, just a...

Auckland’s iconic harbour bridge will be lit up for New Zealand’s national day, Waitangi Day. Waitangi Day celebrates the signing of the founding document, The Treaty of Waitangi on February 6 1840. The Auckland Harbour Bridge will put on an audio-visual display of stunning Māori imagery and sounds throughout the...

Feel the wonder and excitement at Lost World Of Tambun this festive season IPOH, 26 January 2018 – In conjunction with the Chinese New Year festivities, Lost World Of Tambun (LWOT) has launched its latest attraction, ‘Luminous Forest’ – an enchanting landmark transformed into an extraordinary luminous landscape where...

Chiang Mai, Thailand, 26 January 2018: Malaysia’s Minister of Tourism and Culture, YB Dato’ Seri Mohamed Nazri Aziz launched the Visit Malaysia 2020 promotion campaign for the first time at the ASEAN Tourism Forum he is attending in Chiang Mai, Thailand. He also took the opportunity to unveil the official logo of...

New inflight well-being programme launches across all Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon routes Cathay Pacific has partnered with Pure Yoga to launch a new inflight well-being programme, ‘Travel Well with Yoga’, this month. In harmony with the airline’s ‘Life Well Travelled’ campaign, the series of videos have been...

Chiang Mai, Thailand, 25 January 2018: Malaysia is eyeing a total of 33.1 million tourists and RM134 billion receipts for 2018 on the back of new tourism developments expected for this year. Speaking to a room full of international media attending the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) in Chiang Mai Exhibition & Convention...

More than half of Malaysians are influenced by social media and TV shows when preparing their bucket lists Tokyo, Paris and London are the most popular bucket list destinations for Malaysians Living festive: A quarter of Malaysians want to experience Rio Carnival and Coachella at least once KUALA LUMPUR –...

Sheraton Grand Danang Resort Opens its Doors in One of Asia’s Most Emerging Destinations* Danang City, Vietnam – Sheraton Hotels and Resorts, part of Marriott International, Inc. today announces the debut of Sheraton Grand Danang Resort in Danang City. Sheraton Grand Danang Resort is situated on the tranquil...

MALAYSIA – Club Med, the pioneer and leader of the Premium Snow All- inclusive holiday concept, has announced their upcoming 2018/19 winter sales. Commencing on 24th January 2018, the “All-Inclusive” snow packages will present the best offers guaranteed, with up to 40% off resort rates, and for those who make their...

Exciting new line-up to showcase the next generation of French talents Kuala Lumpur, 23 January 2018— SNEAK PEEK: The 17th edition of Le French Festival (LFF) is making its annual appearance as the largest French event in Malaysia. Taking place a little earlier this year from 12th April to 20th May, culture...

Legendary rainforest and beach resort closes for 10-month restoration 23rd January 2018 – The Datai Langkawi officially closed its door on 4th September as the resort embarks on an extensive restoration project. The 10-month regeneration, the first of its scale since its inception in 1993, will see Malaysia’s...

The world’s biggest aquarium brand comes to Malaysia as the park celebrates a new year of family fun and imagination through play. ISKANDAR PUTERI — LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort officially announced the development of a brand new attraction at the resort, SEA LIFE Malaysia, which is scheduled to open in Q4 2018....

Ho Chi Minh City, 22 January 2018 – In continuation of Vietjet’s biggest promotional program of the year – “Enjoy Sky Festival”, the airline is offering 500,000 tickets priced from only VND0 (*) for three golden days starting 24 to 26 January 2018. The promotion is applied for all international routes flying from Ho...

51% of Malaysians took 5 to 9 days off for holidays abroad in 2017 57% Malaysians worry about work load piling up if they take a two-week break More than 65% Malaysians admit to thinking about work and other commitments whilst on holiday For 2018, 64% of Malaysians said they would like to take an Asian cultural...

Abu Dhabi, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – Senior Etihad Airways executive, Andrew Fisher, embarks on a journey of a lifetime on 21 January when he attempts to break the world record by flying around the globe in the shortest time frame on scheduled flights, and with the fewest number of sectors. Fisher, who works as the...

SINGAPORE – January blues be banished – it’s time for hotel lovers the world over to raise their glasses to the winners of the Mr & Mrs Smith Hotel Awards… And the first to be popping corks will be Provençe’s art-packed escape, Villa La Coste, named Best Smith Hotel 2018 – the judges and the public alike swayed by its...

Malaysia – American Tourister, the world’s leading fashionable, youthful, international luggage brand, is proud to announce the signing of international football superstar and fashion icon, Cristiano Ronaldo, as its new brand ambassador for 2018. Cristiano Ronaldo is undoubtedly one of the best footballers of all...

SINGAPORE, 18 JANUARY 2018 – Club Med, the leader of Premium All-Inclusive holidays officially opens its newest ski resort, Club Med Tomamu Hokkaido with a grand opening ceremony today. Set in Hokkaido, one of the top destinations for a luxury snowy getaway, the resort invites guests to escape into a winter wonderland...

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 18 – GALERI PETRONAS yesterday launched a publication to complement its ongoing ALEGORI: Contemporary Art Expressions from Malay Manuscriptsexhibition which explores the concepts and metaphorical thinking derived from classical Malay manuscripts. The ALEGORI publication, a collaborative effort between...