September 25, 2019Malaysia Tourism City in Melaka is on its way to becoming the next big tourist destination with plans of becoming a shopping haven, boasting the first Hasbro water theme park and Malaysia's version of Bangkok's popular Chatuchak market.
September 11, 2019All over the world, heritage tourism – the practice of travelling to places of historical and cultural significance – remains an enduring form of travel. How then do cities in Malaysia preserve its heritage while providing quality experiences to tourists?
May 9, 2019AirAsia will be flying from one historic city to another with its new Penang-Melaka route, starting July 1. The direct flight is set to boost tourist arrivals into Melaka, helping to support the state government’s target of attracting 20 million visitors this year.
“This new route further strengthens our tourism footprint in...
January 10, 2019Sarawak and Melaka will be hosting its Visit State Year while Rompin and Tenom are hosting Visit District Year for 2019. We take a look at some exciting attractions to look out for when you travel to these places.
December 20, 2018Famed for Nyonya fare like ayam buah keluak, pie tee, cendol, sambal petai squid, cincalok and bendi ulam, Restaurant Aunty Lee has now expanded to Kuala Lumpur. 7.5/10 A wide variety of authentic Nyonya food The good: The food is made from scratch and it shows in every mouthful The bad: The restaurant is a little difficult to find if...
July 5, 2018With July 7 being the 10th anniversary of George Town and Melaka being declared World Heritage Sites, Melaka’s chief resilience officer lists out strategies to ensure that Melaka stays liveable and able to withstand various pressures.
March 16, 2018Looking for somewhere to take a bunch of restless kids to during the school holidays? These five places in Malaysia are both fun and educational for children. Not so bad for parents, too.
March 3, 2018Wangkang, a ceremony by the Fujian Chinese in Melaka, honours the deity Ong Yah. The event includes a “royal barge” that captures evil spirits and is then set on fire in a cremation ritual.
January 16, 2018For many years, Malaysia has been one of the top travel destinations in Asia for international tourists. Our country is home to a trove of cultural activities, scenic landscapes and exciting destinations.
Perhaps this year, we Malaysians should take more time to explore the amazing attractions or sites that Malaysia has to...