Putrajaya International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta returns for its 11th year from 19 to 22 March at Monumen Alaf Baru, Putrajaya. Coinciding with Putrajaya’s Silver Jubilee celebration, the fiesta will host an astounding 25 normal and special-shaped hot air balloons from all over the world.
By AKA Balloon on February 26, 2020
Malaysia, this year’s Official Partner Country of ITB Berlin, showcased an energetic and colourful cultural performance to an audience of 3,000 visitors.
By Tourism Malaysia on March 6, 2019
There are so many interesting attractions in Putrajaya that are overlooked so here are some ideas for your next Putrajaya escapades!
By Muhammad Hasif Mohd Jelani on November 12, 2018
Surrounded by lake and connected by bridges, Putrajaya is not just about monumental buildings and government offices but also adrenaline-pumping recreational parks, indicating that the city offers great work-life balance to its residents and visitors.
By Elvi Suraya on October 25, 2017
There is a strong reason that people should explore more of South East Asia from August 2017 until the end of the year: the La Nina phenomenon, currently experienced in the Asia Pacific, brings more rain and reduce the development of the menacing haze in the region
By Gaya Travel on September 24, 2017
When you have been abstaining from eating and drinking all day,a satisfying meal during Iftar is a must.Follow the list below to find out our selected pick to conduct (or even celebrate) Iftar in Klang Valley this year
By Gaya Travel on May 11, 2017
Take the time to actually understand the place that you are heading to, its people and culture, and see what positive aspects from that place that you can learn and apply back home – now that is what we call to travel with substance.
By Gaya Travel on November 28, 2016
Kuala Lumpur, 25 October 2016 – The world’s largest duathlon race in the Powerman series, Powerman Asia Duathlon Championships, will return to Putrajaya on Sunday, 5 March 2017 with greater expectation on foreign participation. Organised by E-Plus Global Sdn Bhd, over 3,000 local and foreign participants including top global athletes, multi-sport elites and enthusiasts are expected to take part in the run-bike-run race. Powerman, the pinnacle for duathlon competition globally, is the platform for ardent runners and cyclists to progress and master both sports. The championships held in Putrajaya last March upon a two-year hiatus witnessed the tremendous growth of duathletes in the region, with a record-breaking number of 2,645 participants starting the race, breaking the Malaysia Book of Records for the […]
By Gaya Travel on October 25, 2016
Gaya Travel explored selected enthralling eco-tourism attractions in Putrajaya & Pahang during Malaysian Mega Familiarisation Programme by Tourism Malaysia.
By Mohd Shahril Fawzy on September 20, 2016
On 18 August 2016, Le Meridien Hotels and Resorts, part of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc., unveiled the new Le Meridien Putrajaya, which marks the brand’s third property in the country after Le Meridien Kuala Lumpur and Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu. “Le Meridien Putrajaya complements Le Meridien Kuala Lumpur as the former helps to unlock Putrajaya’s strengths and potentials for its guests, which is different compared to what can be found in Kuala Lumpur,” said Mr. Stephen Ho, President, Asia Pacific, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide. He cited the area’s potential as an up-and-coming destination capable in attracting discerning travellers due to the availability of facilities such as the IOI City Mall and the award-winning 18-hole championship golf course already in […]
By Gaya Travel on August 19, 2016
Having dialogue with the President of Perbadanan Putrajaya Datuk Seri Haji Hasim bin Haji Ismail is almost equivalent to learning how to create a sustainable city. Soft spoken and amicable yet charismatic and firm, Datuk Seri Hasim shares with Gaya Travel Magazine the steps that Perbadanan Putrajaya takes in ensuring that Putrajaya remains green, sustainable and highly liveable, besides being a popular tourist destination. Green and sustainable According to Datuk Seri Haji Hasim, due to Putrajaya’s sustainable profile, Perbadanan Putrajaya (Putrajaya Corporation) frequently receives invitation to participate in world forums relating to sustainable, green and smart cities. Recently, Putrajaya participated in the Conference of Parties (COP) in Paris, the platform where cities around the world state their commitment in reducing carbon emission. […]
By Jeremy Khalil on May 9, 2016
EAT.TRAVEL.WRITE – Putrajaya Food Trail is to familiarise the media and bloggers (social media influencer) with updates on Putrajaya attractions and gastronomic offerings.
By Ahmad Furqaan Hod on December 14, 2015
Themed ‘Tapestry of Hues’, Royal FLORIA Putrajaya 2015 promises an exhibition of the theme flower Lily and its family in specially designed garden and exhibits. This enormous celebration of all things floral is a landmark event set to strengthen Putrajaya’s vision to place the Administrative Capital as the world’s first intelligent garden city, and is a popular fixture on the calendar of events for Malaysia.
By Jeremy Khalil on April 24, 2015
The 7th Putrajaya International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta (PIHABF) is set to once again thrill Malaysian and international visitors alike with flight, fun and food.
By Gaya Travel on February 15, 2015
The 6th Putrajaya International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta 2014 will return to its home in Precinct 2, Putrajaya this coming March. The wholesome family fun affair will be held once again over the course of four days from March 27th to 30th, featuring another amazing line-up of international balloonists and a new variety of attractions and side events.
By Gaya Travel on January 27, 2014
The 6th Putrajaya International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta, to be held in Putrajaya 27-30 March 2014, will showcase over 20 international hot air balloons.
By Jeremy Khalil on December 16, 2013
Putrajaya Shangri-La and Cruise Tasik Putrajaya are offering customers a gala evening with their joint Sparkling Cruise promotion, held in conjunction with the Putrajaya International Fireworks Competition 2013 on 30 – 31 August, 13-15 September, and 2 October 2013. The Sparkling Cruise is the only one-of-its-kind cruise offering a unique experience and exclusive view of the fireworks with friends and family.
By Gaya Travel on September 4, 2013
2013 is thought to be challenging as the effects of recession in the US and Europe will be felt in Asia. However, in the current news, it is predicted that the economies within the Asian region will still remain resilient, albeit going on a slower pace compared to 2012.
By Gaya Travel on February 23, 2013
Putrajaya has always been the business destination for almost all tourists who come here since this is the country’s centre of administration.However, little that people know, Putrajaya is not all about government offices, it has so much to discover whereby the tourists will get to enjoy the beautiful sceneries, splendid gardens and park, wonderful architecture and bundles of other attractions and landmarks that will surely take your breath away
By Gaya Travel on March 27, 2012
Putrajaya has always been the business destination for almost all tourists who come here since this is the country’s centre of administration.
By Gaya Travel on March 23, 2012
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.
By Shamsul Bahrin Zainuzzaman on March 2, 2012
PUTRAJAYA, 17 February 2012 – The Pullman Putrajaya Lakeside recently welcomed over 100 investors from the Middle East for the Al-Muntada Al-Islami’s Annual Conference 2012.
By Gaya Travel on March 2, 2012
Located right in the heart of Malaysia’s administrative centre, Putrajaya Shangri-La is one business hotel that luxuriously houses envoys, delegates and business people that are here on business but wanting to be in a more comfortable and relaxed environment.
By Gaya Travel on February 28, 2012
Coming March, Malaysia will once again host a fiesta like no other in the country. The announcement came at an exclusive launch event held today at the Kompleks Perbadanan Putrajaya, which was officiated by Minister of Federal Territories and Urban Wellbeing, Yang Berhormat Dato’ Raja Nong Chik Raja Zainal Abidin. With the increasing yearly media publicity and the evolving program size, larger crowds are expected to visit the 4th Putrajaya International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta, themed “1 World, 1 Malaysia, 1 Fiesta”. The whole fiesta venue, Monumen Alaf Baru, which has been graciously provided by Perbadanan Putrajaya, the administrative arm of the city of Putrajaya; is projected to host thousands of local and international visitors over the four-day fiesta from March 15th to […]
By Gaya Travel on February 4, 2012