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(Phu Quoc, 8 June 2017) – JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay has picked up the prized title of Asia’s Leading New Resort at the 24th Annual World Travel AwardsTM Asia & Australasia. The Bill Bensley-designed luxury resort, inspired by the legend of a fictional former university for French colonists, saw off stiff competition to

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On our mission to complete all other ASEAN destinations (we have yet to visit the Philippines, Brunei, Myanmar and Laos by the way), we picked Vietnam and decided to visit Ho Chi Minh City, or Saigon as it is more popularly known. The only thing that passed through our mind when we choose Ho Chi Minh City, SHOPPING! Time allocated:

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Phu Quoc, Vietnam – 11 January 2017 – The proud flagship of JW Marriott Hotels and Resorts in Vietnam, JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay Resort and Spa will open its doors to public in January 2017, making it the first international luxury hotel brand on Phu Quoc island.     The resort offers a

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Hong Kong, December 9th 2016 – Visionary plans for the development of Asia’s ultimate fully- integrated tourism and leisure destination ‘HOIANA’ have been announced by its joint-venture partners VinaCapital, a leading investment management and real estate development firm in Vietnam, Gold Yield Enterprises Ltd and the Suncity Group of Macau. The first phase of the

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Ho Chi Minh City, 21 November 2016 – Another 300,000 promotional tickets priced from USD0 (terms and conditions apply) are up for grabs from Vietjet, Vietnam’s new-age airline.  The promotion is for online booking from 23 to 25 November 2016 under the “It’s time to Vietjet” campaign at www.vietjetair.com. The travel period is from 1 December

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A heritage trail brought Lily Sidariani through Vietnam’s past, starting from the central region and ending at Ha Long Bay up north, spellbinding her all the way with its graceful culture and rich history. Vietnam is generally divided into three regions. Northern Vietnam is the oldest of these three since the collective Vietnamese culture originated

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Kuala Lumpur, July 27, 2016 – As the tourist and shopping season approaches, Vietjet is offering 100,000 “Zero Dollar” tickets to fly across key destinations in Southeast Asia including Singapore, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur and Yangon, with tickets priced from USD0. The promotion is in line with the airline’s “It’s 2pm, Let’s Vietjet” programme, and will

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Vietnam’s new-age airline with low-cost and diversified services, VietJet, launched its newest international route connecting Kuala Lumpur with Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. Also present during the inaugural flight ceremony were Mr. Trinh Dinh Dung, Vietnam’s Deputy Prime Minister; Nguyen Thi Thuy Binh, Vice President of Vietjet; and Datuk Badlisham Ghazali, Managing Director of

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For the first time ever, Gaya Travel Magazine features Mexico (Page 84), experienced first hand by one of our team members, Ed Junaidi. Contrary to what many people who have never been to this Latin American nation might think, Mexico is actually bursting with life (they even celebrate the dead), colour, history and remarkable heritage, evidenced by the Mexican sites that are listed as part of UNESCO World Heritage.