MAS Self Print Baggage Tags

Malaysia Airlines Self Print Baggage Tags

Malaysia Airlines Self Print Baggage Tags for all its domestic and international flights has been announced to make the travel experience for customers faster and more efficient. Starting 18 August 2016, passengers on Economy Class tickets will need to print the baggage tags at check-in kiosks located around the departure…

Astrotourism and Astrophotography in Malaysia

Astrotourism and Astrophotography Tourism in Sabah

Astrotourism and Astrophotography Tourism in Sabah is a new tourism product created by the Tourism and Culture Ministry of Malaysia (Motac). This is also in the planning and it was recently reported by the Daily Express on August 12th 2016. The news portal said that Sabah is suitable for stargazing…

Singapore-Kuala Lumpur High Speed Rail

Singapore-Kuala Lumpur High Speed Rail (HSR)

The Singapore-Kuala Lumpur High Speed Rail (HSR) was first conceived in 2013, and this historic rail link is a key bilateral project for both Singapore and Malaysia where Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong was in Putrajaya on Tuesday (July 19, 2016) for the signing of the MOU agreement with…

Best In Asia 2016 Lonely Planet

Ipoh at No.6 in Lonely Planet Best in Asia 2016 List

Lonely Planet has announced its inaugural Best in Asia list, which is an agenda-setting collection of the continent’s 10 best destinations to visit over the next 12 months. For this first-ever Best in Asia list, Lonely Planet’s in-house Asia experts have named increasingly-accessible Hokkaidō, Japan with its “year-round charms” as…

MITM 2016 Johor

Johor Malaysia International Travel Mart 2016 (MITM)

The Johor Malaysia International Travel Mart 2016 (MITM) fair has set a target revenue of more than RM12mil for its three-days event starting from July 29 to 31, 2016 at the Sutera Mall, Johor Bahru. Organised by the Malaysian Chinese Tourism Association (MCTA) Johor chapter, holiday goers who are looking…

Tourist Levy in Langkawi

Langkawi Tourist Levy from July 1, 2016

Starting July 1st 2016,  there will be a Langkawi tourist levy for each day of stay that will be imposed on all tourists on the resort island of Langkawi in the Malaysian state of Kedah. This was mentioned by Kedah Tourism Committee chairman Mohd Rawi Abdul Hamid on June 19,…

Good Vibes 2016 Genting malaysia

Good Vibes Festival 2016

The beauty about the Good Vibes Festival 2016 is that it enjoys the distinction of being the only Malaysian outdoor festival of its kind, featuring some of the best local and international acts around. Within just three years since its debut, the homegrown music and lifestyle festival has come to…

AirAsia X New Airbus A330 Planes

AirAsia X gets two brand new Airbus A330-300 aircraft

AirAsia X welcomed two brand new Airbus A330-300 aircraft into its fleet in Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (klia2) recently, bringing the airline group’s total fleet to 31 aircraft. Both aircraft for AirAsia X with the registration numbers 9M-XBA and 9M-XBB were delivered from the Airbus facility in Toulouse, France…

PATA new Executive Board

PATA Elects New Executive Board

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is pleased to announce the election of Andrew Jones, Guardian – Sanctuary Resorts, Hong Kong SAR, as Chairman of the Association’s Executive Board. He replaces Kevin B Murphy who was elected Chairman in April 2015 and who remains a member of the Executive Board…

Taste MIGF 2016

Taste MIGF 2016

Taste MIGF 2016 will take place from 24-25 September 2016 and will be held at the Berjaya Times Square Hotel in Kuala Lumpur, which is a Saturday and Sunday. Taste MIGF 2016 is guaranteed to excite you and your entire family the give you the chance to indulge in a…

AirAsia X Hawaii Flights

AirAsia X Hawaii Flights

Good news as there may be AirAsia X Hawaii Flights possibly by end of 2016. The aviation news has been hush hush as the budget long haul carrier wants to capitalize fully on flights to Hawaii via AirAsia simply because it is one of the top bucket list destinations for…

Hotel and Resort Port Dickson

Embrace a nice Holiday at 3 Top 5 Stars Port Dickson Hotel

Well-known as Tanjung or Cape, Port Dickson being a popular Beach destination in the state of Negeri Sembilan. As a popular holiday destination, this small town has numerous tourism facilities. You can find many hotels in Port Dickson, where now you can also booking them online via Traveloka. For a…

MAS New Golden Lounge Design

Malaysia Airlines New Golden Lounge Design

Malaysia Airlines today announced an extensive redesign of its Golden Lounges for an exciting new pre-flight experience for guests. The new design will combine elements that are uniquely Malaysian with the modern functionality for a truly enhanced travel experience for the Malaysia Airlines New Golden Lounge Design. Passengers will be…

Sabah and Sarawak Tourism News 2016

Sabah and Sarawak Tourism News March 2016

Here is a round up of Sabah and Sarawak tourism news for March 2016 for those wanting to know more about what is happening in these two Malaysian states in Borneo. Poor air links, slowdown hit tourism in Sarawak Foreign arrivals to Sarawak fell short of expectations last year, recording…

New Tourism Malaysia Website

New Tourism Malaysia Website 2016 Launch

A new Tourism Malaysia website is to be launched this 18th February in Kuala Lumpur by the Minister of Tourism and Culture Malaysia, YB Dato’ Seri Mohamed Nazri bin Abdul Aziz. The all new look for the Tourism Malaysia’s Consumer and Corporate Website is also being launched at the Dewan Tun…