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Asia

Melancholic and Historic Labuan

The Federal Territory of Labuan is rich with marine life...

By Halizsha Halim

Articles

8 Ways To Unearth The Charms of Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang is a sizeable town that is yet to achieve...

By Jeremy Khalil

Features of the Month

Discovering Central Japan by Bus

Gaya Travel went back to Japan; this time to the Central...

By Ed Junaidi

Destinations

Jawa Timur Park in Kota Wisata Batu: Fun and Excitement for the Whole Family in Just One Area!

Although many tourists outside Java island might not yet...

By Nadya Ryzal

Destinations

Singapore, the All-round BTMICE Destination

  According to a research by BridgeStreet Global...

By Shahida Sakeri

ASEAN

14 Places To Visit In Jakarta

Jakarta – being the capital and largest city to a country...

By Ahmad Furqaan Hod

Australia

10 Places To Visit, Stay and Eat in Perth, Australia

Perth is pretty laid back but what really impressed us was...

By Mohd Shahril Fawzy

Features of the Month

Hola Mexico! – Part 1

Have you watched the new James Bond movie, Spectre? If you...

By Ed Junaidi

ASEAN

Puerto Princesa Underground River

Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park is...

By Ed Junaidi

Destinations

Taking the Dream Trip to Western Europe

Western Europe is renowned for its numerous ancient...

By Mohd Shahril Fawzy

Destinations

Top 7 Places to Visit in Perak

1. A Gem of Palace – Galeri Sultan Azlan Shah    If you are...

By Gaya Travel

Articles

5 Things to do at London’s Olympic Park in 2016

Ever since the 2012 Olympic Games, London has been blessed...

By Gaya Travel

Destinations

Best Autumn Holiday Spots – South Korea and Japan

Malaysia – 17 October 2016 – Some travel destinations are...

By Gaya Travel

Destinations

Savouring The Charms Of Melaka

According to UNESCO, Melaka is “a testimony to a living...

By Shahida Sakeri

Destinations

6 Incredible Things To Discover In Vietnam

A heritage trail brought Lily Sidariani through Vietnam’s...

By Gaya Travel

Destinations

6 Top Places To Visit On Ambon Island, Indonesia

Ambon – an island that is part of the Maluku archipelago...

By Shamsul Bahrin Zainuzzaman

Destinations

Happily Gaining Experience & Weight during ETW 3.0

After the resounding success of Eat Travel Write 1.0 and...

By Nadya Ryzal

Articles

Northern Thailand Charms

Once ruled by the Lanna kingdom from the 13th until 18th...

By Shahida Sakeri

Destinations

Discovering Eco-Tourism Wonders in Putrajaya and Pahang

Blessed with abundance of breathtaking natural wonders,...

By Mohd Shahril Fawzy

Destinations

Hokuriku-Shinetsu Region in Japan – Beyond Expectations! (Part I)

Last November 2015 (autumn season), Gaya Travel received...

By Ahmad Furqaan Hod

ASEAN

8 Things to Do & See in Lombok

  1. Desa Banyumulek Though the...

By Ahmad Furqaan Hod

Malaysia

Pahang & Putrajaya: Eco-Tourism Destinations #MyEcoFamTrip2016

Gaya Travel has participated the Malaysia Mega...

By Gaya Travel

GoASEAN

Exploring the hidden gems of South Sumatera

Prior to visiting South Sumatera, I thought the province...

By Mohd Shahril Fawzy

Features of the Month

Kuala Linggi – Your Ultimate Raptor Watch Destination

Text & Image: Nadya Rizal Raptor Watch 2016 – the event that...

By Nadya Ryzal

Features of the Month

Value Retail targets more Malaysians to visit Bicester Village

During the World Travel Mart 2015 held from 2 until 5...

By Jeremy Khalil

Japan

Exploring Kansai

Text & Images by: Lily Riani Blessed with heritage-rich...

By Gaya Travel

Taiwan

Now Everyone Can Fly…to Kaohsiung!

Ask most people where they want to go in Taiwan and they...

By Shahida Sakeri

Spain

Ola España! Part 1: Valencia & Malaga

Cover Photo Credits: Mijas Tourism Spain – there can never...

By Shahida Sakeri

Perak

Enchanting Royal Belum

The 300,000-hectare Royal Belum State Park – located in...

By Mohd Mursi

Features of the Month

Jordan, An Oasis of Peace in the Middle East – Part II of II

Gaya Travel team members continue their journey exploring...

By Jeremy Khalil

Features of the Month

Falling for Made in Portugal

Follow Ena Ramli as she checks out what Lisbon has in store...

By Gaya Travel

Brunei

24 Hours in Bandar Seri Begawan

Due to its compact size, travellers are bound to enjoy...

By Shahida Sakeri

Destinations

10 UNIQUE Things About Kansai

Kansai, comprising seven beautiful prefectures, has always...

By Gaya Travel

Destinations

Ship Wreck Dive 2015

Exploring Redang’s Underwater Wonders Diving in Malaysia is...

By Adela Roslan

Destinations

An Osaka Affair

Gaya Travel team, together with other Malaysian...

By Anas Abas

Destinations

Selangor Meets Indonesia!

On the 15th until 17th November 2015, Tourism Selangor and...

By Mohd Mursi

Destinations

Pulau Tuba Opens as New Eco-Tourism Destination With Tuba Trail Run.

Known for the likes of the tough Xterra and Ironman...

By Mohd Mursi

Malaysia

Kuching: The Door To Borneo

Kuching is a beautiful city, proudly boasting a harmonious...

By Shahida Sakeri

Destinations

How To Do Tokyo, Japan in Six Days!

“Incomplete,” said a fellow friend of mine when asked about...

By Shahida Sakeri

Destinations

Escaping to Paradise that is Tioman

As a travel writer, I feel blessed for the chance to...

By Shahida Sakeri

Asia

Jottings on Jordan, An Oasis of Peace in the Middle East – Part I of II

Gaya Travel Magazine finds that there’s no other better...

By Jeremy Khalil

China

Kunming, The City of Eternal Spring

Part II DAY 4 We woke up early to catch the sunrise;...

By Raihan Fozian

Labuan

Labuan flexed its muscles during Malaysia Water Festival – Labuan National Sea Challenge

In conjunction with Malaysia Year of Festivals (MyFest)...

By Ahmad Furqaan Hod

Switzerland

Lugano in Ticino Canton, Switzerland

After savouring the delights of Zermatt, Gaya Travel team...

By Jeremy Khalil

Thailand

Magical Krabi

Krabi’s Trivia The 132 islands offshore Thailand in the...

By Khairul Akil

Singapore

Swing it Like a Local: Explore Singapore in the Shoes of a Tennis Superstar

Whether you are a globetrotter, solo traveller or a...

By Gaya Travel

Turkey

An Open Air Museum and Winter Wonderland Awaits in the City of Bursa

Just a ferry ride away from Istanbul is Turkey’s fourth...

By Gaya Travel

Singapore

Wildlife Reserves Singapore

Singapore is a concrete jungle where neon lights shine...

By Ed Junaidi

Sarawak

When Selangor Meets Sarawak

Recently Gaya Travel Magazine was privileged to join a...

By Adela Roslan

Destinations

Ayubowan Sri Lanka!

Prior to being known as Ceylon given by the British (the...

By Gaya Travel

GoASEAN

GO ASEAN Upfronts 2016 Unveils Sensational ASEAN-Related Travel Shows To Tempt Global-Trotters

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA, 13 NOVEMBER 2015– GOASEAN unveiled...

By Mohd Mursi

Japan

Okinawa, The Tropical Side of Japan

Japan has always been known as one of the most advanced...

By Raihan Fozian

Destinations

The Hidden Jewel Of Mulu UNESCO World Heritage Site

Text by: Farah Nadiah I was travelling with a group of...

By Gaya Travel

Destinations

Penang, Romance in the Old Quarters

Ena Ramli explores the old quarters of Penang’s George Town...

By Gaya Travel

Destinations

Oh My Turkey!

Turkey is an awe-inspiring country that is blessed with...

By Jeremy Khalil

China

Kunming, The City Of Eternal Spring

Being the world’s most populated country, China is...

By Raihan Fozian

Destinations

Discover Perak 2015: Perak in Multiple Perspectives

In conjunction with the Discover Perak 2015 programme...

By Shahida Sakeri

GoASEAN

GoASEAN.com Wins Gold and Silver Awards for Best Travel and Tourism Website Presented by W3

GOASEAN.com has received the Gold Award for ‘Best Travel...

By Gaya Travel

Destinations

Angling For Kelah At Keniam River

In mid-April this year, just a week after turning 41, I...

By Gaya Travel

Destinations

We Left Our Hearts in Zermatt, Switzerland

When Gaya Travel visited Switzerland for the very first...

By Jeremy Khalil

Destinations

Uzbekistan, The Gateway To The Ancient Silk Route

Courtesy of the Republic of Uzbekistan’s government, Gaya...

By Shahida Sakeri

Destinations

Pahang, River Rafting Experience

Bamboo raft is synonymous with the earliest mode of...

By Gaya Travel

Kembara Cuti Cuti 1Malaysia

Negeri Sembilan, A Striking Legacy.

In collaboration with Tourism Malaysia’s Domestic...

By Shahida Sakeri

Destinations

Chiang Mai, The Rose of the North

Chiang Mai, The Rose of the North

By Gaya Travel

China

Hong Kong to Chengdu, A Life Well Travelled

Hong Kong to Chengdu, A Life Well Travelled

By Ed Junaidi

Destinations

Mabul and Sipadan Island

Mabul and Sipadan Island.

By Gaya Travel

Destinations

Behold Bohol

If I have to describe Bohol in three words, those would be...

By Ed Junaidi

Australia

Melbourne is World’s Most Liveable City for 5th Year Running

Melbourne, Australia tops the annual Economist Intelligence...

By Jeremy Khalil

Asia

I Dream of Turkey

Turkey (Turkiye) means the ‘land of the Turks’. It was...

By Jeremy Khalil

GoASEAN

Malaysia Announces GOASEAN, World’s First ASEAN-focused Travel Channel

Malaysia announced the establishment of GOASEAN at ITB...

By Jeremy Khalil

Philippines

Mabuhay Manila!

Gaya Travel team finds that it is high time for travellers...

By Jeremy Khalil

Articles

Kochi – Queen of Arabian Sea

Lying on the extreme south of India is the state of Kerala-...

By Gaya Travel

Australia

Discover The Wonders of Melbourne For Free

Public Transport Victoria (PTV) has introduced a Free Tram...

By Jeremy Khalil

Australia & Pacific

Immerse in The Hobbit Movie Setting by Visiting New Zealand, Home of Middle-earth

Fans of Sir Peter Jackson’s famed Hobbit trilogies can now...

By Jeremy Khalil

Destinations

Bitácora de Viaje – Malaysia

Impressive video by a Chilean TV program called Bitácora de...

By Gaya Travel

Asia

Dubai: A Must-Experience Destination

Far East is of increasing importance to Dubai’s inbound...

By Gaya Travel

Asia

Celebrating 1Malaysia Truly Asia – Perak

In conjunction with Visit Malaysia Year 2014, the Visit...

By Gaya Travel

Articles

What to Do with An Hour in Taipei

What to Do with An Hour in Taipei As written by General...

By Gaya Travel

Malaysia

Taman Negara Escapade

Dating back from the Ice Age, Taman Negara Pahang has been...

By Anas Abas

Destinations

10 Reasons to Visit London

London is a diverse and exciting city with some of the...

By Nuar Md Diah

Destinations

Mystical Caves of Gunung Mulu National Park

The Gunung Mulu National Park is one of two UNESCO World...

By Nuar Md Diah

Australia

Melbourne Hot List 2014

A hotel boom, a retail renaissance, a blockbuster program...

By Gaya Travel

Asia

Taiwan – The Heart of Asia

Apart from Taipei 101 (one of the world’s tallest...

By Faizal Murad

Destinations

Discover Perak 2013

Last April 2013, Gaya Travel Magazine in collaboration with...

By Raihan Fozian

Indonesia

Insider Tips on Ubud from Chedi Concierge

An insider tips on exploring Ubud, Bali. An interview...

By Gaya Travel

Vietnam

The Opera Nights of Old Saigon

As cultural landmarks go, the Saigon Opera House falls...

By Gaya Travel

Uzbekistan

Silk Route Splendour Bukhara & Samarkand

In Issue 7.5, Gaya Travel introduced two destinations in...

By Jeremy Khalil

Destinations

Borneo Jazz Festival 2013 in Miri

Sarawak Tourism Board held the 8th edition of Borneo Jazz...

By Ed Junaidi

Articles

Cruise on SuperStar Libra with Malaysia’s Astronaut

Gaya Travel Magazine recently joined the 4-day-and-3-night...

By Gaya Travel

Asia

Bandar Hilir Melaka

To enjoy Melaka, we suggest the following ;

By Gaya Travel

Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur in Black & White

Beginning this issue, Gaya Travel is bringing in a new...

By Gaya Travel

Asia

The Wondrously Pristine Belum

Belum is a Malay word that means “before” and the nature...

By Gaya Travel

Asia

Cameron Highlands

Located relatively three hours from Kuala Lumpur, Cameron...

By Gaya Travel

Asia

BOH & WWF Preserving Nature at Kinabatangan

In its effort to protect the Kinabatangan flood plain,...

By Gaya Travel

Destinations

Lombok Not just the ‘Second Bali’.

“Lombok was not as famous as Bali and nobody had faith in...

By Gaya Travel

Kedah

Kedah Darul Aman There is more to this Rice Bowl State than just paddy fields…

Kedah Darul Aman or also known as the Rice Bowl State is...

By Gaya Travel

Kelantan

Media Explorace & Kelantan Homestay

Media Explorace & Kelantan Homestay Experience is a...

By Gaya Travel

Thailand

Koh Samui : The Unexplored Culinary Capital of Thailand

Known for its untouched and pristine white sandy beaches,...

By Gaya Travel

Destinations

Tashkent and Khiva, Uzbekistan From Modern to Ancient

Gaya Travel team was given the great opportunity to...

By Jeremy Khalil

Pahang

Start in Tioman 2012 (S.i.T.)

In the beginning, the inception of “Start in Tioman” in...

By Gaya Travel

Perak

Pangkor Island, Perak

Pangkor Island is one of the most beautiful islands in the...

By Gaya Travel

Kelantan

Not just fasting when in Kelantan

Ramadhan is considered as one of the holiest months in the...

By Gaya Travel

Articles

Pangkor Island

Pangkor Island has a lot to offer if the tourists really...

By Gaya Travel

Features

Tanjung Datu National Park – Sarawak

Just about half an hour’s boat trip from Sematan town,...

By Gaya Travel

Sarawak

Rainforest World Music Festival 2012

The Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) has successfully...

By Gaya Travel

Asia

Between The Love Of Johor Bahru & Singapore

I remember those old days when I spent half of my childhood...

By Gaya Travel

Destinations

Sea Walker by Club Aqua Bali

Bali is very well-known for its charming and mesmerizing...

By Gaya Travel

Destinations

Bali International Rafting by Club Aqua Bali

What do you say to a 16-kilometre distance if you were...

By Gaya Travel

Kelantan

Discover Kota Bharu, Capital Of Kelantan & The Cradle Of Malay Culture

Kota Bharu is a city centre for the state of Kelantan. The...

By Gaya Travel

Thailand

Koh Samui, Thailand

Koh Samui or simply Samui as referred to by the locals and...

By Gaya Travel

Indonesia

In the Past and In the Present of the Province of RIAU ISLAND

Riau Island Province (comprising the Riau Archipelago, the...

By Ed Junaidi

Oman

Salalah, Perfume Capital of Arabia

Salalah is by a half-circle of mountains and behind that by...

By Gaya Travel

Cambodia

“Won Dollah, Mam!”

Quite forgetting that Siem Reap has a rich tapestry of...

By Gaya Travel

Sarawak

Sibu

Firefly celebrated its inaugural flight from Kuala Lumpur...

By Gaya Travel

South Korea

Korea - Part 1 - South Korea - Seoul - Nami Island - Gyeonggi - Paju

All travellers have a place that they wish to visit at...

By Shamsul Bahrin Zainuzzaman

Sarawak

Bario, Sarawak

The town of Bario, located on the northern part of Sarawak,...

By Shamsul Bahrin Zainuzzaman

Singapore

A Day in Singapore

As a traveler from Malaysia, somehow, though not so...

By Kenny Rosli

Perak

Back To Nature in PERAK

If you crave to be surrounded by lush greenery and great...

By Amierah Noor Ibrahim

Philippines

Wowed By Luzon Island of The Philippines

A backpacking adventure by Liayana Syazni and her friends...

By Gaya Travel

Selangor

ATV Adventure Park

All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) is a must try activity and you...

By Adam Aldine

United Kingdom

London

London, United Kingdom has always appealed to a large...

By Jeremy Khalil

Taiwan

Taiwan

Taiwan is a mountainous island with great terrains ranging...

By Shamsul Bahrin Zainuzzaman

Vietnam

Hanoi, The City of Lakes

As Ho Chi Minh City or Saigon stands for the image of...

By Gaya Travel