Drenched in purple, South Korean islands draw tourists

A general view of the Purple Island in Shinan, South Korea, March 9, 2021. Reuters Dressed all in purple, bent-over women held long rakes aloft as they walked in a line to a lavender field to carry out some pruning on an island in southwest South Korea. Residents dressed in purple clothing work in a lavender [...]

Coronavirus takes bloom off Tokyo’s cherry blossom festivities

Women wearing kimonos pose for a souvenir photo with blooming cherry blossoms in Kyoto. Instead of tarpaulins being laid out in the parks of Tokyo in anticipation of the arrival of the first cherry blossoms, crash barriers are being erected with signs warning that the annual revelries are prohibited as a result of the coronavirus [...]

Universal Studios Japan’s Super Nintendo World opens its doors on 18 march

PHOTO: Universal Studios Japan   Sometimes, dreams do become reality…well, sort of. In the case of Nintendo enthusiasts, the incredible-looking Super Nintendo World is certainly a fantasy come true – and it’s set to welcome visitors very, very soon. https://twitter.com/USJ_Official/status/1368791084646604802?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1368791084646604802%7Ctwgr%5E%7Ctwcon%5Es1_c10&ref_url=about%3Asrcdoc The theme park will officially open its doors on March 18, 2021, which coincides nicely with the 20-year anniversary celebration [...]

World Most Expensive Hotel : RM400k per night?! What’s so special about the Palms Casino Resort, LA?

Just when you think a small hotel room in Malaysia, that costs around RM100+ is expensive, this resort is charging $100k (approx. RM400k) per night!!! Introducing the Palms Casino Resort, Las Vegas - the world most expensive hotel in history! The resort just completed their renovations for two years long and spent, according to rumours, 1 billion dollars. [...]

Top 5 reasons why you should visit Penang this weekend | Tips : Hidden Gems suggested by Penangnites

#1  Because you can't go overseas yet...we are still in RMCO Obviously~ with the pandemic and everything, travelling overseas is definitely a no-no for now. But there's many places in Malaysia that is best for you to go have a short trip! Such as today's focus - Penang! #2  All food is delicious! There's a saying, you [...]

Seize The Opportunity And Enjoy A Lower Price At Langkawi During RMCO

During the Recovery Movement Control Order, the government allowed people to travel locally. Langkawi travel agencies said that this is a rare holiday opportunity for Malaysians and they can travel to Langkawi at lower prices.   According to Sinchew, as most hotels in Langkawi Island have lowered their hotel fees and eventually reduced the burden of travel expenses [...]

Penang Hill Funicular Service Re-Opens To Visitors Effective June 10

The Penang Hill Corporation announced that the funicular service will be reopened to tourists on June 10! Based on the statement of the Penang Hill Corporation, Penang state government announced that it will implement the reinstatement of the Federal Government’s Recovery Movement Control Order (RMCO) from June 10. The agency will also restart the funicular [...]