Destination Asia News Delivering regular news from each of our eleven destinations in Asia.
Making Ecotourism in the Danum Valley Region Affordable and Accessible with Kawag Nature Lodge
Residing in Ulu Segama-Malua Forest Reserve in Sabah, Kawag Nature Lodge is an ecotourism initiative and development for nature lovers and outdoor adventure seekers.
March 21, 2021
Understanding the Importance of Supporting Local Producers
Inspired by the efforts of Tambuton ecovillage, Destination Asia Malaysia team members began growing their own vegetables in their backyards and balconies
March 3, 2021
Iconic Penang Ferry to be Replaced By Water Busses
The Penang Ferry Service ceased operations on 31 December 2020 and were replaced with new, faster passenger ferries carrying only pedestrians, bicycles, and motorcycles.
February 25, 2021
Exploring the Strait of Malacca with The Straits to Luxury Experience
Running annually from December through May, The Straits to Luxury Experience is an exclusive 5-day 4-night charter that departs from Pangkor Laut to Phuket.
January 19, 2021
Racing to Save Bornean Sun Bears with a 5km Virtual Run
Destination Asia Malaysia in partnership with the Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre (BSBCC) held a 5km Virtual Run which took place from 15-30 November 2020.
December 13, 2020
Join in the Race to Save Sun Bears with our Sun Bear Virtual Run!
Join us as we support sun bears that desperately need our help at the Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre in Sandakan, Borneo.
November 22, 2020
An Intimate Breakfast by the River in Sabah
Get intimate with nature and enjoy breakfast at the “Nature Trail”, located on a sandy riverbank just 100 metres from the Borneo Rainforest Lodge.
October 22, 2020
Destination Asia Malaysia’s Second Adopted Sun Bear Released
Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre (BSBCC) recently released Montom, a six-year-old adult male bear, back into the wild.
October 5, 2020
100% Biodegradeable Wet Towelettes Provided For Travellers
Destination Asia Malaysia is now working with a supplier of sustainable wet towelettes that leave no negative impact on our environment during production nor after their use.
August 27, 2020
Authentic Rasam Recipe by Destination Asia Malaysia
Looking for a little inspiration in the kitchen? We’ve got you covered. Welcome to our first Destination Asia recipe from Malaysia.
April 17, 2020
The Truly Malay Village of Labu Kubong
Through the use of age-old traditional Malay farming practices, the villagers of Labu Kubong practice a truly sustainable lifestyle.
March 18, 2020
Penang to become Emirates’ second destination in Malaysia
The Dubai-based international award-winning airline will be launching a new daily service from Dubai to Penang International Airport via Singapore from 9 April 2020.
February 19, 2020
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