September 14, 2019The Amazon’s piranha and anaconda, two popular characters in numerous thriller or horror movies, have catapulted the river to infamy. Most tourists are fearful of these animals and so they are fearful of the Amazon, too.
August 10, 2019One of the farthest and most fascinating places Malaysians should aspire to visit are the Galapagos Islands in South America. Of all the extraordinary native animals, the one that stood out were the giant tortoises. The name “galapago”, is an old Spanish word for tortoise.
July 13, 2019Thanks to the nature of my work, I have been able to visit as many as 123 countries and see some unique tourist attractions. These include natural wonders like the Niagara Falls, Amazon Rainforest, Galapagos Island, Uyuni Salt flats (Salar de Uyuni) and the North Pole, as well as important historical sites like Machu Picchu, the Pyramids...
April 6, 2019From April 27 until May 6 this year, the Japanese are going to enjoy their longest Golden Week holiday – 10 days instead of the usual seven.
This is because Emperor Akihito, the 125th emperor of Japan, will abdicate on April 30 to make way for his son Naruhito’s accension. This will mark the start of a new era for the...
December 8, 2018Tourists may find travel slogans don’t always match the reality of the countries they visit. There are many foreigners in Malaysia’s tourism industry, but is this what 'Truly Asia' means?
October 13, 2018Try and experience a city by by riding in a local taxi – it is just like meeting the “local ambassador” of a city. It is also safe and fun. But the question is: Which country has the best taxi service?