Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Visit Sarawak logo Unveiled!

Sarawak Minister of Tourism, Arts, Culture, Youth and Sports, the Honourable Datuk Haji Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah recently unveiled the Visit Sarawak Year logo as a precursor to its official launch in January 2019 at the launch event held in Kuala Lumpur.

Hamzah said that the Visit Sarawak campaign is envisioned to place Sarawak on the tourism map as one of the preferred tourism destinations in Southeast Asia.The Visit Sarawak logo will be the anchor emblem for the Visit Sarawak campaign. Designed to connote fun, and friendliness, the multi-coloured logo spelling out “Sarawak” with the tagline, “More to Discover," represents the aspirations of the campaign.

Monday, November 12, 2018

Pavilion Hotel Kuala Lumpur opening its Doors on 1 Dec, 2018

Visitors to Kuala Lumpur can look forward to another home away from home right in the heart of the city center, attached to KL's most prestigious shopping mall. Come December 1, 2018, Pavilion Hotel Kuala Lumpur Managed by Banyan Tree - the first hotel property under the Pavilion Group - will officially open.

Right in the heart of the capital of Malaysia, hotel guests have easy access to popular shopping hotspots and attractions – from well-known street markets such as Bukit Bintang to the best dining and nightlife experiences such as Jalan Alor and Changkat Bukit Bintang. They can also explore world-renowned landmarks such as Kuala Lumpur Tower, Petronas Towers and Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, all within walking distance.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Year End Celebrations in Marina Bay Singapore

From now till New Year’s Eve, Marina Bay will be pulsating with activities as Celebrate in the City, an exciting line-up of events and experiences, brings the public together to usher in 2019. The Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA), in partnership with key event organisers, is bringing together all the major events happening in Marina Bay under the umbrella of Celebrate in the City to highlight the wide variety of offerings available to the public during the year-end holiday season. Revelers can look forward to eight marquee events catering to all ages and interests, culminating in the Marina Bay Singapore Countdown celebration on 31 December 2018. 

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

BBC's Dynasties premieres in Malaysia on UnifiTV, channel 501

Four years in the making, Dynasties is a five-part series, that delivers perhaps the most intimate and intense stories about five of the world’s most celebrated but endangered animals telling stories of politics, battles, alliances, take-overs, rivalries and family feuds within the animal kingdom.

Dr. Mike Gunton, the award-winning executive producer of Dynasties was on hand at the exclusive preview in Malaysia to provide insights into the making of Dynasties, sharing stories from the front lines of vast wildernesses that were explored in documenting these majestic animals.

Sunday, November 4, 2018

Anchor Food Professionals Launches Instagram-worthy Moodmojee beverages

I hope you're thirsty because I am going to introduce you to a whole new line up of bombastic drinks by Anchor Food Professionals. Following in the footsteps of its previous campaigns like Say Cheese, PizzArt and Anchor Travel Cakes, Anchor Food Professionals recently revealed six new Instagram-worthy dairy drinks to boost your mood as part of the new MoodMojee campaign.

These beverages were created in collaboration with Anchor Food Professionals chefs and draws inspiration from the popular drinks and trends that are currently in the market. "We have learnt that innovation is as important as taste to consumers these days." shared Jack Tan, Associate Foodservice Director of Anchor Food Professionals.

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Robinsons KL Flagship Store launched at Shoppes at Four Seasons Place

Patrons of Kuala Lumpur can rejoice with the official opening of Robinsons' flagship store - Robinsons Kuala Lumpur, Shoppes at Four Seasons Place. In spectacular fashion, the flagship store was launched with a special VIP night with a specially curated shopping experiences, fun activities, giveaways and a hidden bespoke bar just for that night.

On this special night themed #CurateYourWonderful, guests were also treated to a special performance by songstress Dayang Nurfaizah, decked out in Alexander Wang (available exclusively at Robinsons) and Lavish Alice. To embody #CurateYourWonderful, the flagship store was transformed to showcase pop-up spaces of curated wonders such as a virtual fashion box for guests to video their OOTD, a kaleidoscope wall and carnival games with prizes to be won.

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

[11.11 Promo Galore!] SGshop - Your Taobao Agent in Malaysia

It's almost the end of the year and the season of parties and presents is fast approaching. So why wait until the last minute to shop when you can order anything and everything you need online. Out of the many online sites worldwide, Taobao is super popular amongst my friends because it's super cheap! You can get good quality fashionable pieces at reasonable rates. But the only downside for a banana (chinese who cannot read or speak chinese) like me, the site is in Chinese.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Capella Sanya, Hainan now is open for bookings 15 Nov onwards

China’s southern island of Hainan was a major transit point for the trade in merchandise from silk, porcelain and lacquerware to spices, rosewood and Lingnan-style bronzeware. Capella Sanya – a collaboration between one of the world’s pre-eminent luxury brands Capella Hotel Group and Chinese developer China Gezhouba Group Real Estate – pays homage to a Silk Road legend surrounding its location in secluded TuFu Bay on the southern coast of tropical Hainan Island.

Monday, October 29, 2018

ZafigoX 2018: Empowering Women Through Informed Travel

Travelling can be a powerful experience, and if you’ve ever dreamed of scaling Mount Everest or trekking through the Amazon Rainforest, you’re not the only one. Many of us are filled with wanderlust to travel the world, yet have never taken that first step. We’re held back by our responsibilities, self-doubt, and sometimes even fear. ZafigoX 2018 looks to change that, especially for women.

The much anticipated event, ZafigoX 2018 was officially announced by its founder, Datin Paduka Marina Mahathir. Aimed at empowering women through informed travel, the event’s panel of inspiring globe-trotting speakers was also unveiled. Spanning three days, from 9 -11 November, the second instalment of ZafigoX returns with more talks and workshops, and for the first time, encapsulated in a standalone event to be held at The Gardens Hotel, Mid Valley City, KL. 

Friday, October 26, 2018

Exploring Kuching's Nature with Hilton

Let me introduce you to where I was born - Kuching. A land rich with culture and history, Kuching is an alluring enigma to locals and tourists. The capital city of Sarawak is one of two states situated on the island of Borneo, renowned globally for its natural beauty. The fairly populous city, although modern, is uniquely diverse with interesting heritage of its indigenous people (each with its own practices, language, food, and traditions) that are not found in other parts of Malaysia.

Fondly referred to as Cat City by locals, and for good reason. Yet, the drawing factors to visit the largest city in Borneo extend far beyond its feline features; chiefly among them is its range of once-in-a-lifetime experiences. Here’s why: