Best Western Opens First Hotel In Kuala Lumpur

Best Western International has opened its first hotel in Kuala Lumpur, adding the Best Western Premier brand to the country with a new 364-room property. Located within the city’s integrated transportation hub KL Sentral, the new Best Western Premier Dua Sentral benefits from the KLIA Ekspres rail link to the international airport and is a short commute from … Continue reading

Tune Hotels Opens 11th Malaysian Property

After expanding regionally with new openings in the Philippines and Thailand, Malaysia’s Tune Hotels has opened its 11th domestic property in Ipoh. Located in the heart of the town on Jalan Horley, the 121-room Tune Hotels Ipoh is within walking distance to major attractions and becomes the brand’s first hotel to incorporate a new identity … Continue reading

New Asian Rail Journeys From Orient – Express

Luxury travel group Orient-Express has announced it will be launching a new series of 3- and 6-night Southeast Asian rail voyages onboard its Eastern & Oriental Express luxury train in November 2010. Entitled the “Chronicles of Southeast Asia”, the 4 unique itineraries are designed to let guests immerse themselves in the region’s unique panoramas and … Continue reading

Firefly To Add Fifth Singapore – Kuala Lumpur Flight

Malaysia’s Firefly is expanding its flying program on the popular singapore-Kuala Lumpur route with the introduction of a fifth daily flight from 28 March 2010. The airline currently flies 4 times daily between Singapore Changi International Airport Budget Terminal and Kuala Lumpur’s Skypark Subang city airport.   Flight FY 3511 departs Skypark Subang at 1300 … Continue reading

Tune Expands In Malaysia With 3 New Hotels

Malaysian budget hotel operator Tune has expanded its portfolio in the Southeast Asian country with the opening of 3 new hotels in Kuala Lumpur, Penang and Kuching. Each of the 615 new rooms offer guests a clean bed, ensuite shower and ceiling fan, with the option to add-on amenities such as air-conditioning, toiletries and … Continue reading