Events & Happenings

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines launches its ‘KLM Orange Squad’ in Malaysia contest in celebration of the Netherlands’ most anticipated national holiday of the year - King’s Day.

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...

“Birthday Bash” celebrations to last nine days over school holidays.   Bandar Sunway, 11 March 2017 – It has been a whole year since Sunway Lagoon introduced Nickelodeon Lost Lagoon, Asia’s first Nickelodeon-branded attraction right in its own compound. For nine days from 18 to 26 March 2017, Nickelodeon Lost Lagoon...

(KUALA LUMPUR, October 19, 2016) – Sony today launched a new 4K Action Cam and Full HD Action Cam that bring together all of Sony’s imaging expertise to deliver a great video experience. It will capture movies that users will be proud to share, save and keep to show future generations. The new 4K FDR-X3000R[1]  and...

The winds and sunny skies in the East Coast greeted the hot air balloon team with much excitement. Or so it seemed. Pilots Izzati and Atiqah Khairudin as well as their crews made their way to Sekolah Menengah Sains Kuala Terengganu for a balloon workshop. A group of 60 students gathered at the school field to set...

Have some spare time before or after the show? Fret not, as there are plenty of activities that visitors can enjoy to kill the time! Discover the local gastronomic scene featuring delicious delights through more than 30 food trucks available at the Panggung Budaya’s area. Great food and great time, you sure don’t...

What to expect from Citrawarna @Kuala Lumpur 2016? Here are the highlights of Citrawarna 2016 that you won’t want to miss out! Street Parade and Dance Drama Myths and Folklore performances (Pahang, Selangor, Negeri Sembilan, Johor, Terengganu, Melaka, Perlis, Kelantan, Penang, Perak, Sabah, Sarawak, Kuala...

Did you know that Citrawarna was initially inspired by the Rose Parade, which is a Rose Tournament that has been held at Pasadena, California every year? While the Americans parading the roses for the event, Citrawarna focuses more on the Malaysian colourful cultures instead. Citrawarna is an annual event since 1999...

The annual festival Citrawarna, held by the Ministry of Tourism and Culture Malaysia, will be back this year with a new theme called“ Myth and Folklore” which will incorporate a variety of components including street performances, dance routines and cultural demonstrations by over 400 performers at the iconic Dataran...

Japan is easily one of the most-visited destinations by Malaysians. The country has it all; beautiful nature wonders, vibrant lifestyle and impressive culinary offerings which often fascinate curious travellers who value exploration and discovery. But for those of you who haven’t had the chance to visit the country...

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.

MATTA FAIR® is here and British Airways is offering great value fares across all cabins on its latest and most technologically-advanced Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner to travellers from Malaysia.

Powered by ShopBack Malaysia, the top Cashback website in Southeast Asia, the online travel fair will be dishing out close to 50% Cashback for accommodation and tour booking.

It seems that 2016 is the year when the Association of the Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) members depend more on each other for that much coveted tourist arrivals and tourism receipts than ever before. During the recent ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2016 in Manila from 18 until 22 January 2016, Gaya Travel Magazine...

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...

From the 2nd untill 7 June 2015, Terengganu held the Terengganu International Squid Jigging Festival (TISJF) again for travellers to learn about squid-jigging, including what the wondrous state of Terengganu has to offer. Now in its second year, the festival gathered 122 local media from over 22 countries such as the...

KUALA LUMPUR – Mask has been used by man for protection, subterfuge, performance and entertainment for the last few millennia. It is an item that exists in many cultures of the world, each with its own identity and function. As an instance, in Malaysia, the Orang Asli Mah Meri tribe from Carey Island, Selangor, is...

Visitors can now experience the Mesozoic Era at Dinoscovery by Dinosaurs Live!, Asia Pacific’s first-of-its kind world-class interactive, edutainment dinosaur exhibition at Avenue K. Featuring reengineered life-size animatronic dinosaurs in true-to-life adventure-like settings, the 13,000 square foot exhibition...

In conjunction with the Malaysia Year of Festivals 2015 or MyFest 2015, Labuan, located off the northwestern coast of Borneo and adjacent to the state of Sabah, held the Malaysia Water Festival – Labuan National Sea Challenge. This year, the Labuan National Sea Challenge was held from 24 until 26 April at the Labuan...

The Society of Publishers in Asia (SOPA), an organization dedicated to best practices in professional publishing, announced the call for entries for the "SOPA 2015 Awards for Editorial Excellence".

Christmas came early for 26 underprivileged teenagers from the Shelter Home for Children when One World Hotel and Royal Selangor come together to host them recently.

For the very first time in Malaysia, LumiAir – A Cirque Sensation finally made its much anticipated debut last Friday night at Amphitheatre, Sunway Lagoon thrilling audiences from all ages throughout its two-hour performance.

Jessica Minh Anh transformed the iconic Eiffel Tower into the world’s newest catwalk on two weeks ago.

Contiki, the world’s leading youth travel company for 18 to 35’s, has been named the Best APAC tour operator website at The 7th TravelMole APAC Web Awards. In association with ITB Asia, a major trade show for the Asian Travel Market, this prestigious award event for the Asia Pacific travel industry recognizes the best...

The Bidayuh traditional music band from Sarawak, Madeeh has been hand-picked to represent Malaysia at the 20th anniversary of WOMEX, the largest world music expo. The expo, taking place in Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain from Wednesday, 22 – Sunday, 26 October, is represented by Sarawak Tourism Board under...