The once-vibrant tourism industry is now in tatters in the aftermath of COVID-19.
By Taiwan Tourism Bureau on June 25, 2020
Two Malaysians currently residing in Taiwan share their preparations and experience.
By Taiwan Tourism Bureau on May 21, 2020
Salam Taiwan Ambassador, Mira Filzah, travelled to Taiwan to explore the hidden gems of the stunning island and documented her experience through Salam Taiwan’s new TVC.
By Taiwan Tourism Bureau on February 25, 2020
We were honoured to receive an invitation from Taipei City Government to experience the city’s Muslim-friendly hospitality for five days and four nights. Since our previous trips to Taiwan were wonderful, we were definitely looking forward to another interesting experience. Taiwan never ceases to amaze us, and we were very impressed of how proactive the Taiwanese government and tourism industry players are regarding halal tourism. Taipei, the modern capital city of Taiwan, welcomed 11.1 million visitors in 2018. It is the political, financial, economic and cultural heart of Taiwan. Taipei has found a good balance between modern development and heritage preservation, making Taipei an appealing travel destination. The main agenda of our recent trip to Taipei was to witness the Halal / […]
By Gaya Traveller on February 18, 2020
Explore four beautiful port cities – Kobe, Kochi and Miyakojima in Japan; and Keelung in Taiwan – in a nine-day cruise with Costa neoRomantica by Costa Cruises.
By Lily Riani on August 15, 2019
If you have never experienced waiting in line for an hour just to get bubble tea (Taiwanese tea-based drink), we need to do some serious discussion
By Nadjwa Tajudin on June 17, 2019
Spring is upon us and it’s THE most exciting time of the year as seasons transition, trees bloom and the landscapes emerge from the winter. We have all experienced travel moments that were so perfect, we could have stayed in them forever. And what probably made the moment even more memorable was the fact that it felt like it ended too soon.
By Expedia on March 11, 2019
With just a few days left till International Women’s Day, Vietjet is offering a whopping 2.4 million super-saving tickets priced from MYR0!
By Vietjet on March 7, 2019
Taipei is vibrant and progressive, don’t you agree? Great care has been taken to make this place truly liveable for its citizens and convenient for travellers of all backgrounds – regardless of race, belief, age, financial status and interest – to roam around and explore the city and beyond. Now, allow us to introduce some of its must-sees and must-eats of the city. Are you ready? Arriving & Departing Flight information: 1. Malindo Air’s flight OD 632 departs daily from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) at 7:15 a.m. and the return flight OD 633 departs from Taipei at 12:45 p.m. and arrives at KLIA at 5:30 p.m. The flight duration is approximately 4 hours and 3o minutes. 2. The fares are all-inclusive, […]
By Shahida Sakeri on May 30, 2017
Confronting Memories: an exhibition dedicated to Yuanfang Wang, the artist’s grandfather who was murdered during the White Terror.
By Gaya Travel on May 22, 2017
Vietnam, 16 January 2017 – Vietjet has launched its 5th route to Taiwan at the Tan Son Nhat International Airport – Vietnam, connecting Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) with Taichung (Taiwan). This marks a significant milestone for Vietjet as it is now the airline with the most routes between Vietnam and Taiwan. The new service is poised to meet the increasing travel demand of individuals, tourists and businessmen looking to boost regional trade and integration. In celebration of the debut flight, all passengers onboard the flight received exclusive merchandise from Vietjet. The HMCM to Taichung route is now operational with four round trips per week including Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday with a flight duration of 3 hours 30 minutes per leg. […]
By Gaya Travel on January 16, 2017
KUALA LUMPUR – January 11, 2017 – Private jets, personal stylists and exclusive rooftops are just some of the many features today’s business travelers can enjoy at the top business hotels around the globe, according to accommodation expert Hotels.com™. Forget those stark conference rooms and bland breakfast buffets, business travel is changing, with hotels becoming more than just a bed for the night. We have turned into a generation of ‘Bleisure’ travelers, who combine work trips with play by adding vacation time to business jaunts. Hotels.com has therefore revealed its stand-out collection of ten of the ‘Best for Business’* hotels that will appeal to today’s ‘Bleisure’ travelers. All these hotels are winners in the prestigious Hotels.com Loved by Guests Awards 2016*. The […]
By Gaya Travel on January 13, 2017
(Ho Chi Minh City, June 23, 2016) – Vietjet recently celebrated the launch of its new international route from Ho Chi Minh City to Tainan. All passengers, leaders of Tainan Government, Vietnam Ministry of Transportation, Vietjet management members and other dignities welcomed the route launch ceremony at Tan Son Nhat International Airport and Tainan International Airport. Thanks to its convenient flying times, affordable fares and high quality services, the route is expected to boost socio, economic and cultural exchange between Taiwan and Vietnam as well as increase the regional integration into the world in the coming time. Ho Chi Minh City – Tainan route is the second connection between the southern business and tourism hub of Ho Chi Minh City to […]
By Gaya Travel on July 14, 2016
We have been to Taiwan a couple of times prior to this visit, but we never got pass the airport doors. Taipei for transit is quite a common thing. It is not surprising, since Taoyuan International Airport is the world’s 5th busiest airport in terms of international freight traffic. Our recent visit was in conjunction with the 2016 Taiwan Lantern Festival, courtesy of Taiwan Tourism Bureau Office in Kuala Lumpur, which invited us to attend this wonderful festival that is already in its 27th year running. A week in Taiwan sounds like a nice holiday, doesn’t it? We are pleased to find out that Malaysia has the most number of visitors to Taiwan among the South East Asian countries. Our trip to […]
By Gaya Traveller on May 16, 2016
With Taiwan dropping onto bucket lists the world over, the Grand Hyatt Taipei is harnessing three great drivers of the country’s appeal in a tempting new stay package called Tempting Taiwan.
By Gaya Travel on January 24, 2015
Taiwanese tourists consider Malaysia’s beautiful islands and delicious food as main attractions
By Jeremy Khalil on November 10, 2014
Located in a prime location in the city’s most established business district, the all new luxury Mandarin Oriental, Taipei introduces two tantalising spa indulgence packages for those looking for a relaxing city getaway at this world-class property.
By Nuar Md Diah on September 27, 2014
Apart from Taipei 101 (one of the world’s tallest building), the rest of Taiwan is a mystery to me. I did not feel I was ever called to personally explore the country yet to learn about it. But, when I was invited to join the trip courtesy of China Airlines and Taiwan Visitor Association, I immediately grabbed the chance without any hesitation.
By Faizal Murad on December 20, 2013