6 Top Places To Visit On Ambon Island, Indonesia

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6 Top Places To Visit On Ambon Island, Indonesia

Ambon – an island that is part of the Maluku archipelago east of Sulawesi and north of Timor in Indonesia – was never on my travel list until I was recently invited to it.

Spritzer Slide Take the City Splashes Into Malaysia, Takes On Putrajaya

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Spritzer Slide Take the City Splashes Into Malaysia, Takes On Putrajaya

Kuala Lumpur, 17 November 2015: Spritzer Slide the City Malaysia was officially launched at Luna Bar, Pacific Regency Hotel, graced by Malaysia’s diving darling, Olympic medalist Pandelela Rinong. Since its 2013 debut in the United States, this global phenomenon has developed an almost cult-like following worldwide, having reached more then 2 million people in major cities worldwide which includes Japan and Hong Kong as well. Now, the Slide the City is set to make its debut in Malaysia. The launch ceremony served as a prelude to the big event, which will see a massive three-lane slip n’ slide measuring 1000 feet lining Lebuh Wadi Ehsan in Putrajaya on 5th and 6th December 2015. Since the event was announced in August, the response to its […]

Prized Akoya Pearls Shine in New Experience from Palace Hotel Tokyo

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Prized Akoya Pearls Shine in New Experience from Palace Hotel Tokyo

TOKYO, Japan (Sept. 23, 2014) – The luminous akoya pearl, one of the world’s most highly valued symbols of elegance, takes on a special luster as the centerpiece of a tempting new Tokyo getaway. Palace Hotel unveils Palatial Pursuits: Adoring Tokyo – a stay that juxtaposes the exhilarating buzz of Japan’s ultra-modern capital with the exquisite beauty of its natural treasures. Guests who book the package will receive a personal piece of Japanese artistry: a single, unset, eight-millimetre akoya pearl from Nichibo Pearl. Purveyors of high-quality Japanese pearls for more than half a century, Nichibo first opened its doors in 1961 at the original Palace Hotel. Today the store is situated in Palace Hotel Tokyo’s B1 shopping arcade, where guests will be […]

Hyatt Regency Hua Hin Completes Extreme Makeover

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Hyatt Regency Hua Hin Completes Extreme Makeover

HUA HIN, Thailand (Aug. 8, 2014) — Four years after embarking on a comprehensive renovation project, the 12-year-old Hyatt Regency Hua Hin has an entirely new look and feel. The final touches of the extreme makeover were made last month, when work was completed on the refurbishment of 79 Hyatt Guestrooms and the establishment of 50 Deluxe Rooms, a new room category at the 213-room seaside resort. “A lot of time and effort went into this program,” said Sammy Carolus, general manager of the Hyatt Regency Hua Hin (www.hyatt.com). “But it was absolutely necessary in order to meet the desires of today’s travelers.” The remodel started in 2010 with the overhaul of the Regency Club rooms and suites, and continued in 2012 […]

LE MERIDIEN Koh Samui  Resort & Spa 1ST Year Anniversary Return of the “OPENING OFFER”

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LE MERIDIEN Koh Samui Resort & Spa 1ST Year Anniversary Return of the “OPENING OFFER”

To mark the celebration of Le Méridien Koh Samui Resort & Spa’s 1st Year Anniversary, guests are invited to return; or explore for the first time, with “DISCOVERY AWAITS… OPENING OFFER RETURNS” creating more memorable getaways at Thailand’s newest luxury island hideaway.

Le Meridien Koh Samui Resort & Spa

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Le Meridien Koh Samui Resort & Spa

Renowned world wide hotel and resort franchise, Le Meridien is one of the most powerful house hold names for hotels and resorts in the world, owning franchise from all over the world including the Middle East, Europe, and even Africa.

Korea Part 2

South Korea

Korea Part 2

Continue my travel to South Korea where I ended my trip in Seoul, Gangneung, Sunkyojang, Ojukheon, Jeongdongjin, Gyeongbokgung, Dongdaemun and Insadong.

Malaysia Gearing up to host PATA Annual Conference 2012 Putrajaya

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Malaysia Gearing up to host PATA Annual Conference 2012 Putrajaya

Putrajaya, 21 March 2012 : Malaysia will be hosting the 2012 PATA Annual Conference from 19 to 22 April 2012, making it the fourth time in forty years that the nation was doing so.Organised by PATA, Pacific Asia Travel Association, at The Royale Chulan Kuala Lumpur, the conference will be themed “Building the Business Beyond Profits” where some of Asia Pacific’s conscientious entrepreneurs and industry practitioners will share their successful managerial and entrepreneurship business models and principles with international and local delegates

Firefly turns five today!

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Firefly turns five today!

SUBANG – Firefly celebrates its fifth year of operations this month by offering passengers a promotional fare from RM55, one way, all-in for selected domestic routes.

Dorsett Regency Kuala Lumpur “GOES DARK” in support of World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF)’S EARTH HOUR 2012

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Dorsett Regency Kuala Lumpur “GOES DARK” in support of World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF)’S EARTH HOUR 2012

Kuala Lumpur, 1 April 2012 Dorsett Regency Kuala Lumpur joined other international participants for Earth Hour Day today on 31 March 2012, a movement initiated by World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF).

Makan Kitchen: the perfect weekend venue for family celebrations

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Makan Kitchen: the perfect weekend venue for family celebrations

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia –March 29, 2012 – Families will now have a good reason to celebrate or spend quality family time at Makan Kitchen as the restaurant is introducing a Kids Eat for Free* promotion on weekends. From April, kids aged 12 years and below will enjoy the Full Makan Kitchen Experience buffet during high tea and dinner on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays for free, with every full-price paying adult.

Firefly defers commencement of Subang – Hat Yai service

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Firefly defers commencement of Subang – Hat Yai service

SUBANG: Firefly has deferred the commencement of its newest route between Subang and Hat Yai following a series of bomb attacks in Yala and Hat Yai district in Songkhla,Thailand, on Saturday.

Pleasant Visit by Hon. Eng. W. Mzembi, Minister of Tourism & Hospitality Industry of Zimbabwe

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Pleasant Visit by Hon. Eng. W. Mzembi, Minister of Tourism & Hospitality Industry of Zimbabwe

PUTRAJAYA, 30 March 2012 – Hon. Eng. W. Mzembi, Minister of Tourism & Hospitality Industry of Zimbabwe made a surprise visit to Pullman Putrajaya Lakeside. Hon. Eng. W. Mzembi was welcomed Mr Franck Loison, General Manager of Pullman Putrajaya Lakeside followed by tour around the hotel area.

Firefly Kota Bahru sectors

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Firefly Kota Bahru sectors

Firefly recently introduced the Kota Bharu – Johor Bahru service, making it the only commercial airline to link the East Coast of Peninsular Malaysia with the Southern state of Johor. This service will commence on 26 April 2012 with flights every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday.

Premium Wagyu Beef and Master Kobe Specials this April at Tosca

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Premium Wagyu Beef and Master Kobe Specials this April at Tosca

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – March 06, 2012 – This April, Eric Siew, Executive Sous Chef of Tosca, the al-fresco Italian restaurant at DoubleTree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur is introducing Wagyu Beef and Master Kobe as its specials. Specially flown in from Australia, these premium meats known for its marbling texture can be enjoyed from April 9 to May 22 in seven different cooking styles.DoubleTree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur’s Italian Restaurant offers seven different cooking styles for its Wagyu Beef and Master Kobe Specials

We Are Honouring All Mums

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We Are Honouring All Mums

PUTRAJAYA, 20 March 2012 – On Mother’s Day; Sunday, 13 May 2012 B’s Restaurant at Pullman Putrajaya Lakeside offers some great celebration for mums, which is sure to make her day.Enjoy a leisurely afternoon indulgence like no other with tempting selection of lavish treats topped with fun-filled session from 11:00am to 3:00pm, featuring an international buffet with live cooking kitchen concept.

Firefly celebrates its latest milestone with children in Kota Bharu

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Firefly celebrates its latest milestone with children in Kota Bharu

Kota Bharu – As a community airline, Firefly prides itself with its efforts to give back to the community. Today, Firefly celebrated the launch of its newest route by treating 50 childrenwith a hearty luncheon filled with a series of activities with renowned local singers and actors. They were Ezlynn- a female pop singer, Al-Mawlid – a nasyid group formed by initial band members of Innuendo, Ruffedge, VE, and Fabulous Cat, Siti Saleha – an actress, and Fiffi Natasya – a new model and actress.

MGTO Promotes MACAU as Cultural Tourism Destinations in MATTA Fair

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MGTO Promotes MACAU as Cultural Tourism Destinations in MATTA Fair

March 15, Kuala Lumpur – The Macau Government Tourist Office (MGTO) participates in the MATTA Travel Fair, held at Putra World Trade Centre, Kuala Lumpur from March 16-18, 2012 promoting Macau as a cultural tourism destination.Looking at a long term objective of developing Macau as a world center of tourism and leisure, MGTO took this opportunity to showcase Macau as a unique holiday destination for families, couples and groups of friends.

Fly domestic from RM25 only

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Fly domestic from RM25 only

SUBANG: Firefly will offer online promotional airfares for both local and regional destinations from tomorrow until Tuesday for travel from June 11, 2012 to March 30, 2013.

30 Days Left to Enjoy LEGOLAND® Malaysia Pre-Opening Annual Pass Promotion

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30 Days Left to Enjoy LEGOLAND® Malaysia Pre-Opening Annual Pass Promotion

Johor, 16 March 2012 – Since the launch of the pre-opening promotional annual passes in December 2011, LEGOLAND® Malaysia has received positive responses from the public on the sale of these annual passes. To date LEGOLAND Malaysia, which is especially designed for families with children from 2-12 years of age, has sold over 10,000 passes with 60% sold in Malaysia.

Treasures of the Aga Khan Museum : Architecture in Islamic Arts

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Treasures of the Aga Khan Museum : Architecture in Islamic Arts

“Treasures of the Aga Khan Museum: Architecture in Islamic World”, a travelling exhibition of objects and art from the Aga Khan Museum collections, which has been touring renowned museums in key European cities, is now coming to the Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia.

New GSA for AIR CANADA

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New GSA for AIR CANADA

Canada’s largest full-service airline has announced the appointment of Discover The World Marketing (DTWM) as its General Sales Agent in Malaysia, or as it is officially known, its Malaysian Representative. Vivian Ku of DTWM says that Air Canada is the largest provider of scheduled passenger services for flights within Canada and for flights from Canada to the USA and every major international destination.

Firefly offers best deals – Fly, Stay & Shop packages at MATTA Fair

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Firefly offers best deals – Fly, Stay & Shop packages at MATTA Fair

SUBANG: Firefly is targeting a 20 per cent increase in sales revenue for its turboprop operation at the upcoming MATTA Fair in Kuala Lumpur, compared to sales of RM1 million made at last year’s fair.

Korea Part 1

South Korea

Korea Part 1

All travellers have a place that they wish to visit at least once in their lifetime and mine is South Korea. The recent trip there was totally eye-opening for me – it was more than what I had expected compared to the Korean drama series that I have been following.

World Best Water-Skier, Clementine Luicine Visits Putrajaya

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World Best Water-Skier, Clementine Luicine Visits Putrajaya

Clementine and the French national team will undergo a 3-weeks intensive training with their French national coach, Marian Malaquin before they embark on their first opening event at Melbourne, Australia scheduled early March 2012.

1Malaysia Grand Prix Sale 10 March-15 April

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1Malaysia Grand Prix Sale 10 March-15 April

Kuala Lumpur, 28 February 2012 – Pavillion Kuala Lumpur, the world’s premier shopping and lifestyle destination once again celebrates the 1Malaysia Grand Prix Sale, offering shoppers fabulous bargains and discounts from 10March to 15 April 2012. With an exciting mix of shopping, dining and urban leisure spanning 450 stores over six themed precints, Pavillion Kuala Lumpur is truly a shopper’s paradise !

Bario, Sarawak

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Bario, Sarawak

The town of Bario, located on the northern part of Sarawak, is not only the home of Kelabit and Penan tribes (both belonging to the Orang Ulu ethnic group) but also the source of exotic food and crafts.

The Kee Resort and Spa

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The Kee Resort and Spa

New Urban Bolthole in Patong, Phuket Upon arriving in Phuket, particularly at the famous Patong beach, travellers are bound to be overwhelmed by the number of accommodation options available at the destination. For those who visit Phuket for the first time like the Gaya Travel team, nowhere else proves more accessible and well-appointed than The Kee Resort & Spa, one of the latest properties to open in town. Being hip, vibrant, open, straightforward and undoubtedly urbane, The Kee Resort & Spa is fantastic for guests who seek ultimate convenience when being in Phuket. Connected to a shopping mall, this property opts for contemporary design that pays homage to the Sino-Portuguese characteristics that can be seen throughout Phuket’s Old City. The name “Kee” […]

Taiwan

Taiwan

Taiwan

Taiwan is a mountainous island with great terrains ranging from tropical beaches to spectacular Jade Mountain, as the highest non-Himalayan mountain in North East Asia standing majestically at 3952 meter.