Maia Resort Quy Nhon, Vietnam’s Up and Coming Hideaway

Hotels & ResortsOut and About

Maia Resort Quy Nhon, Vietnam’s Up and Coming Hideaway

Maia Resort Quy Nhon is a three-year old all-villa property in Vietnam comprising well-landscaped gardens and golden sands, including ultra-comfortable accommodations alongside inspiring gastronomic and wellness offerings.

Eye-Opening Trip to Betong-Yala City-Pattani-Narathiwat-Hat Yai, All in Less Than a Week

Thailand

Eye-Opening Trip to Betong-Yala City-Pattani-Narathiwat-Hat Yai, All in Less Than a Week

From 27 November 2023 until 2 December 2023, Gaya Travel Magazine team, including selected members of media and travel agents from Malaysia and Thailand, had the opportunity to experience Betong, Yala City, Pattani, Narathiwat, and Hat Yai, courtesy of The Press Association of Southern Thailand.

Experiencing Ho Chi Minh City with Renaissance Riverside Hotel Saigon as the Base

Vietnam

Experiencing Ho Chi Minh City with Renaissance Riverside Hotel Saigon as the Base

After over a decade, I eventually returned to Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) to attend the International Travel Expo (ITE) HCMC 2023 courtesy of Vietnam National Authority of Tourism and Ho Chi Minh Department of Tourism.

Pullman Miri Waterfront: Championing MICE and CSR in Miri

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Pullman Miri Waterfront: Championing MICE and CSR in Miri

This five-star, 24-storey, 328-room, and 46-suite full-service hotel stands at the heart of Interhill Group’s latest mixed development project and towers over the Miri Commercial Centre, affording guests the breathtaking view of the South China Sea, Miri River, and the city.

Subliminally Exquisite Bulgari Resort Bali

Hotels & Resorts

Subliminally Exquisite Bulgari Resort Bali

Designed by the internationally renowned architectural practice ACPV ARCHITECTS Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel, this world class property is undeniably clever in harmonising the natural and man-made elements into one subliminal and unsurpassed whole.

Sensorial Serenity That Is Kappa Senses Ubud

Indonesia

Sensorial Serenity That Is Kappa Senses Ubud

Being the first directly-owned property by NG Travel, Kappa Senses Ubud is a thoughtfully designed two-hectare retreat situated in lush Tanggayuda, only a 10 minutes’ drive away from Ubud town, Bali’s cultural hub.

W Hotel Kuala Lumpur: Connecting Guests to the Pulse of KL

Kuala Lumpur

W Hotel Kuala Lumpur: Connecting Guests to the Pulse of KL

Marking the much-celebrated W brand’s first-ever hotel in Malaysia, W Hotel Kuala Lumpur opened its doors on 23 August 2019 in the heart of the nation’s capital, just steps away from the world-famous Petronas Twin Towers.

Halal Selangor 2022 Continues To Highlight Thriving Muslim-Friendly Businesses

Destinations

Halal Selangor 2022 Continues To Highlight Thriving Muslim-Friendly Businesses

Following the success of the inaugural Selangor Halal Industry Media Documentary and Promotion Familiarisation Trip (also known as Halal Selangor) held in 2021, Selangor State Government’s Islamic Affairs, Consumer Affairs and Halal Industry Committee, and in coordination with Selangor State Economic Planning Unit and Selangor State Media Association, organised the second Halal Selangor familiarisation trip that was participated by selected members of media, content creators and influencers.

STEG Kuala Lumpur: Catalysing Urban Renewal

Hotels & Resorts

STEG Kuala Lumpur: Catalysing Urban Renewal

A new boutique hotel brand in Malaysia, STEG, is ready to help revitalise a Kuala Lumpur neighbourhood and put it on the map.

Music Plus Hospitality Immersion at Hard Rock Hotel Desaru Coast

Johor

Music Plus Hospitality Immersion at Hard Rock Hotel Desaru Coast

Hard Rock Hotel Desaru Coast is a 365-room property that lives up to its motto “Serve All – Love All” since it aims to be an inclusive establishment, in line with Hard Rock’s guiding principle.

Temple Tree Resort Langkawi: An Unparalleled Romantic Microcosm of Nostalgic Peninsular Malaysia

Kedah

Temple Tree Resort Langkawi: An Unparalleled Romantic Microcosm of Nostalgic Peninsular Malaysia

Discovering Temple Tree Resort Langkawi is similar to serendipitously bumping into a rare gem.

A Sassy Stay Experience at Aloft Langkawi Pantai Tengah

Kedah

A Sassy Stay Experience at Aloft Langkawi Pantai Tengah

Funky, energetic, colourful, vivacious, youthful, whimsical, adorably unconventional, and sharp, Aloft Langkawi Pantai Tengah presents a refreshing take on Langkawi, appealing to the younger crowd and those who are young at heart.

The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa: The Perfect Getaway to Find Your Balance

Kedah

The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa: The Perfect Getaway to Find Your Balance

Being not just another resort, The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa goes out of its way to become an exemplary wellness retreat where guests go to reflect, unwind, restore, and recharge so that they can find back their balance.

The Ritz-Carlton, Langkawi: A Heavenly Tropical Hideaway Like No Other

Kedah

The Ritz-Carlton, Langkawi: A Heavenly Tropical Hideaway Like No Other

Having the chance to stay at such a world-class property like The Ritz-Carlton, Langkawi is truly refreshing.

6 Tempat Bergaya Desa yang Patut Anda Kunjungi Pasca Pandemik

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6 Tempat Bergaya Desa yang Patut Anda Kunjungi Pasca Pandemik

Teruskan membaca untuk mengetahui tentang enam tempat menarik bercirikan desa di sekitar Malaysia, terutamanya pencinta warisan boleh lawati untuk staycation sebaik sahaja PKP 3.0 ditarik balik!

6 Rustic Chic Places I am Heading to After MCO 3.0

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6 Rustic Chic Places I am Heading to After MCO 3.0

Read on to find out on the six rustic chic places around Malaysia that you, especially heritage lover can visit for a staycation once MCO 3.0 are lifted!

11 Tips on How to Have a Meaningful Aidilfitri during Lockdown

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11 Tips on How to Have a Meaningful Aidilfitri during Lockdown

Even though Malaysians have to go through another round of MCO this year, you can still raise up the Raya spirits with these 11 tips to make a meaningful and fun Aidilfitri!

Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas Brings Authentic Luxury to Malaysia’s Golden Shores

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Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas Brings Authentic Luxury to Malaysia’s Golden Shores

Throughout the years, the Gaya Travel team has been wondering what does the name ‘Anantara’ signify because it sounds alluringly exotic; after staying at Anantara Desaru Coast & Villas for two nights, we find that the property lives up to its name in spades…

Savouring the Delights of Kuantan and Temerloh with Hotel Seri Malaysia

Hotels & Resorts

Savouring the Delights of Kuantan and Temerloh with Hotel Seri Malaysia

Hotel Seri Malaysia, in collaboration with Gaya Travel Magazine, organises 3D2N familiarisation trips that showcases what travellers can expect when staying there.

10 Unique Things You Should Look For at Kampung Hulu Chuchoh, Kampung Hulu Teris & Kampung Bukit Bangkong in Sepang

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10 Unique Things You Should Look For at Kampung Hulu Chuchoh, Kampung Hulu Teris & Kampung Bukit Bangkong in Sepang

Here are the 10 unique things that travellers should look for when staying at Banghuris Homestay…

10 Things to Love about the Newly Refurbished Heritage Wing in E&O Hotel, Penang

MalaysiaPulau Pinang/Penang

10 Things to Love about the Newly Refurbished Heritage Wing in E&O Hotel, Penang

Now reinvigorated and upgraded, Eastern and Oriental Hotel Penang’s Heritage Wing promises an ultimate staycation defined by more pronounced exclusivity and privacy.

8 Getaway Ideas in Malaysia if COVID-19 is a Concern

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8 Getaway Ideas in Malaysia if COVID-19 is a Concern

Though the outbreak is a valid concern, it is still possible for you to travel, provided that you avoid places that are crowded and densely populated to minimise the risk of contagion.

Discovering Japan during Tokyo Games 2020

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Discovering Japan during Tokyo Games 2020

From 23 July 2021 until 5 September 2021, the world’s attention diverts to Tokyo, Japan for the Olympic and Paralympic Games, which will increase Tokyo’s – including Japan’s – appeal as one of the world’s leading destination cities. Tokyo, home to 35 million residents, aims to welcome 10 million international visitors annually, and the Games is an excellent platform to help Tokyo in reaching that target.

Deliciously Glocal Dubai

Dubai

Deliciously Glocal Dubai

Dubai is the fourth most visited city globally, rooted in tradesman culture and natives who are hospitable in nature. Among the travelling fraternity, Dubai almost needs no introduction.

7 Reasons to Love citizenM Kuala Lumpur Bukit Bintang

Kuala Lumpur

7 Reasons to Love citizenM Kuala Lumpur Bukit Bintang

Travellers who are urbane, tech-savvy, open-minded, seeking personalisation and authentic cultural immersion will find this hotel ideal.

7 Things You Can Do in Gaziantep, Turkey!

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7 Things You Can Do in Gaziantep, Turkey!

This destination is renowned for lahmacun, baklava and kofte. Read on to know what to do in Gaziantep!

9 Reasons Why You Should Visit Solo

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9 Reasons Why You Should Visit Solo

The city of Solo, formally addressed as Surakarta, is an off-shoot of the Mataram Sultanate and was founded almost three hundred years ago. It is small in scale but big in culture and heritage, ideal for a relaxing getaway.

Gastro-Orgasmic Gaziantep!

Middle EastTurkey

Gastro-Orgasmic Gaziantep!

Gaziantep sits within Turkey’s South East region that has been trading with many nations and civilisations since ancient times, receiving products and influences from East and West that enrich its culinary traditions and techniques.

6 Extraordinary Spots (At Least) to Visit in South East Turkey

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6 Extraordinary Spots (At Least) to Visit in South East Turkey

South East Turkey is actually full of breathtaking sceneries, culture, heritage, food and shopping! The following are selected destinations that you should visit when being in the region.

10 Reasons why Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur is Excellent for Your Staycation

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10 Reasons why Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur is Excellent for Your Staycation

Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur is a multiple award-winning, family-friendly staycation destination that weary urbanites seek due to its high service standards delivered by highly attentive staff, memorable dining, well maintained rooms and reliable facilities!