October 11, 2019Exciting developments are happening in Sabah as part of Visit Malaysia 2020, including hosting the Pata Adventure Travel Conference and Mart, which brings together professionals involved in adventure travel and responsible tourism.
August 15, 2019Mount Kinabalu is the centrepiece of the North Borneo “mountainscape”. On a clear day, from the park headquarters where eager groups of hikers would usually set off every morning, one can readily appreciate its broad sheer flanks thrusting out from the surrounding greenery.
June 6, 2019Beautiful beaches and islands where you can swim, snorkel or dive, and majetic mountains that you can climb, are not all that Sabah has to offer. There are also hot springs like Poring in Ranau.
May 15, 2019Malaysia has been featured in numerous international films, TV shows and documentaries. From landmarks such as the Petronas Twin Towers and Batu Caves to destinations like Melaka and Langkawi Island, the country has had its fair share of exposure on the international entertainment field.
The Puu Jih Shih Temple in Sandakan, Sabah, has...
April 18, 2019Whenever you find yourself in the east coast of Sabah, take a trip to the Tawau Hills Park and immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the wonderful natural forest.
Why you should go
If you’re keen to spend some time in nature but don’t really want to venture into the bigger conservation parks in Sabah (Maliau Basin, Danum...
March 25, 2019If you're talking a stroll down Gaya Street in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, you might notice a large and colourful beach scene mural, painted on the facade of Ang's Hotel, one of the recognisable buildings in that area.
Traveloka, a regional online travel company in collaboration with Ang's Hotel, commissioned renowned Kelantan-born local...
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.
January 1, 2019There is a lot you can learn about a country or destination, its history, people and culture from local cuisines. Let us know what your top food experiences from around the world are, or what you would like to try.
November 15, 2018We may not all be interested in going on a full-on dark tourism adventure, but we can always take some time off our regular holiday to check out a few places. All we need is an open mind, a willingness to learn, understand and accept, and maybe a pair of good walking shoes.
June 20, 2018A Yayasan Sime Darby scholar, Lim Hong Ye, spent three years doing research and surveys on bantengs that will contribute to the Bornean Banteng Action Plan, which aims to protect the endangered species.
May 30, 2018Three travel specialists – Adventoro, Lokalocal and Tourism Malaysia – prepare customised itineraries that seek to highlight the various aspects that make Sabah and Sarawak truly unique holiday destinations.
May 5, 2018Malaysians will travel across the country to exercise their right in the 14th General Election, After voting, here's what to do in the battleground states of Johor, Kedah, Selangor, Sabah, Kelantan and Terengganu.
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...