Itinerary for the Adventurous: Lenggong, Gerik, & Royal Belum

MalaysiaPerak

Itinerary for the Adventurous: Lenggong, Gerik, & Royal Belum

Spend an unforgettable adventurous journey into the rainforest in Lenggong, Gerik, and Royal Belum in Hulu Perak district of Perak.

Rejuvenating Romantically at Sutera Sanctuary @ Manukan Island

Sabah

Rejuvenating Romantically at Sutera Sanctuary @ Manukan Island

White sandy beaches, pristine waters, exciting water sports, stunning sunsets and gorgeous underwater sites are some of the ultimate reasons why Manukan Island is simply one of the most popular islands in Sabah.

A Memorable Staycation at Vivanta Langkawi Rebak Island

Hotels & ResortsMalaysia

A Memorable Staycation at Vivanta Langkawi Rebak Island

It is a haven where doing nothing is therapeutic and doing everything can be equally invigorating, especially together with your partner…

What’s Fun in Kuala Lumpur?

Wilayah Persekutuan

What’s Fun in Kuala Lumpur?

To truly understand more about the city, we personally think playing tourist is always a good idea.

16 Things to Experience in Kelantan

Listicles

16 Things to Experience in Kelantan

After experiencing Kelantan for 5D4N, I must admit that despite its low-key outlook, Kelantan actually is an exciting destination for curious travellers like me.

5 Reasons Why HUAWEI MatePad Pro is A Tablet We Cannot Live Without

Gaya Tech

5 Reasons Why HUAWEI MatePad Pro is A Tablet We Cannot Live Without

As avid travellers who spend most of our time working while travelling, HUAWEI MatePad Pro certainly stands clear as a tablet we cannot live without!

A Memorable Staycation at Sutera Sanctuary Lodges Poring Hot Spring

Sabah

A Memorable Staycation at Sutera Sanctuary Lodges Poring Hot Spring

The highlight of Poring is surely the hot spring area where people can actually douse themselves with hot sulphur water.

9 Places to Spot Wildlife in Malaysia

Listicles

9 Places to Spot Wildlife in Malaysia

Though some cities are well-curated for travellers who are into shopping and entertainment, the places listed below, on the other hand, are more suited for you, nature lovers.

Adventuring North Sumatra

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Adventuring North Sumatra

Continue reading this article since it talks about our experience visiting selected attractions between Danau Toba and Medan that are bound to make your journey special and memorable, especially if you are adventurous and want to explore off-the-beaten-path.

Sabah, Here I Come!

ASEANMalaysiaSabah

Sabah, Here I Come!

From Kota Kinabalu to Kota Belud and up to Kudat, this is one of the most charming route in Sabah that is less travelled yet rich with intriguing experiences.

Xin Chào, Vietnam!

Vietnam

Xin Chào, Vietnam!

The following are several attractions that my travelling companions and I experienced, which comes recommended…

Pahang: An Extraordinarily Unforgettable Adventure

MalaysiaPahang

Pahang: An Extraordinarily Unforgettable Adventure

Frankly speaking, when it comes to finding a secret hideaway that is far from the hustle and bustle of the city, Pahang, the largest state in Peninsular Malaysia, is one of my ultimate choices.

Maxing Out the New Golden Route with Hokuriku Arch Pass

Japan

Maxing Out the New Golden Route with Hokuriku Arch Pass

They say that Tokyo represents Japan’s epitome of an ultimately-advanced urbanisation and Osaka is Japan’s food capital – both metropolises shape how we view Japan. So why not experience both while you are already on Japan’s Honshu island? Or even better, how about experiencing more of Japan by discovering the less-explored destinations between the two destinations, which would leave you more enriched and fulfilled? There a few options on how to get from Tokyo to Osaka by land. The more popular one that connects Tokyo and Osaka is called the Golden Route, where travellers can expect to see the conventional side of Japan along the way. But there is another alternative that can bring travellers to a different, more rural, less-crowded side […]

What to Experience, Eat & Stay in Setiu, Marang & Kuala Terengganu?

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What to Experience, Eat & Stay in Setiu, Marang & Kuala Terengganu?

Terengganu continuously brims with exciting offerings for travellers. Compared to other parts of Peninsular Malaysia, Terengganu is less crowded and its rural areas are almost unperturbed and sleepy, which explains how local culture and traditions remain intact.

Moyo Island: Travellers’ Next Awe-Inspiring Secret Hideout

Indonesia

Moyo Island: Travellers’ Next Awe-Inspiring Secret Hideout

Though Moyo Island might be a familiar name among celebrities, it came quite a surprise to me as it is still affordable, since the island also offers cheaper food and accommodation options that are truly God-sent for budget travellers.

13 Awesome Places You Should Visit in Langkawi

Listicles

13 Awesome Places You Should Visit in Langkawi

Staying true to its title as the Jewel of Kedah, Langkawi has long been one of Malaysia’s favourite destinations that offers wonderful natural wonders, world-class hotels and resorts, exciting water-based activities and happening events all-year long.

Getting My Dream Realised on Genting Dream

Singapore

Getting My Dream Realised on Genting Dream

Finding the right cruise ship that meets your expectations and budget is not that hard after all, especially when you choose Genting Dream!

Becoming One with the Heritage at Casugria Boutique Residence

Melaka/Malacca

Becoming One with the Heritage at Casugria Boutique Residence

Casugria is Melaka’s best kept secret that is remarkably memorable. This property best suits travellers who seek an accommodation that is beyond average and more authentically local-centric, making their experience in Melaka simply enriching and marvellous.

8 Things to Experience at Kenyir Lake

Listicles

8 Things to Experience at Kenyir Lake

My experience was made more unforgettable because I got to stay on a houseboat that brought my travelling companions and I right to the middle of the amazing Kenyir Lake.

Siem Reap – The Magic Extends Beyond Angkor Wat

Cambodia

Siem Reap – The Magic Extends Beyond Angkor Wat

While the notion ‘no trip to Siem Reap is complete without visiting Angkor Wat’ is indeed unerring, during my recent visit, I find the town, unpretentious and authentic, offering more than just ancient temples.

Belitung, The Land of Laskar Pelangi

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Belitung, The Land of Laskar Pelangi

A step into the cinema magic on Belitung Island, a charming island in the background of an inspiring Laskar Pelangi movie.

Discovering West Pahang: Janda Baik, Bentong & Genting Highlands

Pahang

Discovering West Pahang: Janda Baik, Bentong & Genting Highlands

Together with other members of media, we recently participated in a three-day-two-night familiarisation trip called ‘Discovery West of Pahang 2018’ organised by Tourism Malaysia East Region Office. The trip focussed on three destinations namely Janda Baik, Genting Highlands and Bentong.

Eat, Travel, Ride International 2.0: From KL to Terengganu We Ride

PahangTerengganuWilayah Persekutuan

Eat, Travel, Ride International 2.0: From KL to Terengganu We Ride

MOTAC and KLTB, together with Gaya Travel Magazine, organised a convoy tour entitled Eat, Travel, Ride (ETR) International 2.0 involving over 100 bikers from local and international members of Kingz Motorcycle Group (MG) who snaked their way to the Peninsular Malaysian east coast state of Terengganu from Kuala Lumpur!

Admiring the Majestic Banyuwangi Regency

Indonesia

Admiring the Majestic Banyuwangi Regency

At that very moment, my admiration towards Banyuwangi became stronger because the destination is more than just Mount Ijen and the ‘blue fire’…

7 Places to Visit in Melaka with Your Family this Year-End Holidays

Listicles

7 Places to Visit in Melaka with Your Family this Year-End Holidays

Melaka, a UNESCO World Heritage City, is no doubt charming. Its historical gems are among the best in the region, attracting travellers around the globe. But besides historical sites, Melaka actually has more to offer that make it ideal for family vacation.

Unwinding at Seribu Islands & Jakarta

Indonesia

Unwinding at Seribu Islands & Jakarta

Though it literally means ‘A Thousand Islands’, the Kepulauan Seribu archipelago located north of Jakarta’s coastline actually comprises 110 islands – only 45 of them are open for tourists such as Macan, Pelangi, Puteri and Ayer. Interestingly, the size of Seribu Islands is seven times bigger than mainland Jakarta.

7 Places to Visit in Putrajaya with Your Family During Holidays

Listicles

7 Places to Visit in Putrajaya with Your Family During Holidays

There are so many interesting attractions in Putrajaya that are overlooked so here are some ideas for your next Putrajaya escapades!

17 Agrotourism Hotspots in Kedah & Perlis

KedahPerlis

17 Agrotourism Hotspots in Kedah & Perlis

During the familiarisation trip with the theme ‘Road to Agrotourism – The North Series’, I realised that Kedah and Perlis are more than just paddy fields and sweet, aromatic mangoes.

A Bit of Everything in Macao

Macao

A Bit of Everything in Macao

The East Asian city is widely dubbed as the Las Vegas of Asia but I found Macao more fascinating since literally has a bit of everything.

Answering ‘Dah ke, Belum?’

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Answering ‘Dah ke, Belum?’

Royal Belum State Park in northern Perak is a 130-million-year-old rainforest, a fact that not only put the park on the world map, but also Malaysia for having the world’s oldest rainforest. Interestingly, Royal Belum State Park was only discovered around 200 years ago by a couple of Siamese royalties. The British then took over the forest and included it as part of Perak through the Anglo-Siamese Treaty 1909.

 
 
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