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Travel Light Lover with a Gaston Luga Backpack

Updated 21 Jan 2021 @ 3pm

Yeah‼️ As a travel light lover, SiennyLovesDrawing πŸ‘©πŸ» would like to sharing πŸ‘©πŸ»β€πŸ’»πŸ“ about her travel essentials/ must have in a Gaston Luga backpack βš«οΈπŸŽ’ & will continue adding on this list, so do come back to revisit again from time to time ya

Yes βœ…, she πŸ‘©πŸ» loves πŸ’— black ⚫️ colour when come to travel items so that all remained neat & clean from her journeys πŸšΆπŸ»β€β™€οΈΒ 

~ SiennyLovesDrawing πŸ‘©πŸ» is a typical travel light travel lover ~

Also she πŸ‘©πŸ» loves πŸ’— to travel with backpack πŸŽ’ no matter how long her trip, always max with 2️⃣ backpacks πŸŽ’πŸŽ’ on her shoulders, back & front to walk aroundπŸšΆπŸ»β€β™€οΈ

Guess what❓⁉️

Often she πŸ‘©πŸ» tries to limit her luggage weight to hand carry luggage while packing her lugagge. Yes βœ…, she rarely checked in her luggages whenever on flight journeys πŸ›«πŸ›¬

So, what are her travel essentials/ must have in a Gaston Luga backpack βš«οΈπŸŽ’β“β‰οΈ

Gaston Luga Backpack βš«οΈπŸŽ’

She πŸ‘©πŸ» has chosen βœ… Praper Black model βš«οΈπŸŽ’ because it’s with the biggest capacity ie. 18L & with a laptop πŸ’» compartment when she shopped online πŸŒπŸ›’πŸ› Yes βœ…, she will carry her laptop πŸ’» along for her trips sometimes πŸ›¬πŸ›«πŸš‚πŸšŒ

Also a more durable canvas materials, she loves πŸ’— to squeeue her backpack πŸŽ’ to fit in more & more items from her trips, lol…πŸ˜‚πŸ€£πŸ˜†

Yes βœ…, #anywherewithGL #walkswithGL with GastonLuga backpack βš«οΈπŸŽ’ or accessories, a 15% off code with “SIENNY” ⬇️ till 21 Jan 2021. Not to miss the free shipping & extended free returns until 31 Jan 2021

More of her user experience IG stories highlight album πŸ“ΈπŸ“ΉπŸŽ₯named #GastonLuga via 🌐

Online shopping via πŸŒπŸ›’πŸ›

Gaston Luga Travel Accessories

She has ordered her travel accessories & just received them from Gaston Luga, do check out her exciting unboxing clip ya

The spacious elegant limited edition Gaston Luga PU leather GL Toiletry bag (Black) to fit in her doodle booklet, health supplements, personal care, beauty items etc.

Online shopping via πŸŒπŸ›’πŸ›

The durable PU leather BΓΆrs (Brown) to fit in 4 cards, coins, cash & keys with the robust zipper to keeping the valuables secure & safe. The detachable strap can attach it to the backpack or slip over the wrist during travel journey

Online shopping via πŸŒπŸ›’πŸ›Β

Yes βœ…, #anywherewithGL #walkswithGL with GastonLuga backpack βš«οΈπŸŽ’ or accessories, a 15% off code with “SIENNY” ⬇️ till 21 Jan 2021. Not to miss the free shipping & extended free returns until 31 Jan 2021

Sling Bag

She πŸ‘©πŸ» loves πŸ’— to use a simple design & light sling bag to keep her travel documents, personal ID πŸ’³, face mask 😷 , handphoneπŸ“± etc. during her trips

It’s with an easy adjustable & removable strap attached to 2️⃣ carabina hooks that allow to use it as a stand alone sling bag or to attach it as a pouch πŸ‘ bag to a backpack πŸŽ’ as an external compartment space

Online shopping via πŸŒπŸ›’πŸ›

Sunglasses πŸ˜ŽπŸ•Ά

Just pack a sunglasses πŸ•Ά to suit your travel dressing style for a sun 🌞 protection to your eyes πŸ‘€ & an accessories for your travel OOTD

Do enjoy reading her sunglasses πŸ•Ά shopping & user experience stories via 🌐

Glasses & Sunglasses πŸ˜ŽπŸ•Ά Cleaner

Highly recommended this Sterilization Cleaner for Electrolytic Water Glasses β€œEco Freshwater” (50ml x 6 units) to keeping glasses/ sunglasses hygience clean during trips

Her cleaner user experience stories via 🌐

Online shopping via πŸŒπŸ›’πŸ›

Reusable Cloth Face Mask 😷

SiennyLovesDrawing πŸ‘©πŸ» is a go green & environmental friendly supporter πŸ’š & has opted for cloth mask 😷 with below,

(i) We Auri to support its community-powered initiative, more of her user experience IG stories highlight album πŸ“ΈπŸ“ΉπŸŽ₯ named #WeAreAuri via 🌐

(ii) Hajarose handmade fabric face masks, more of her user experience IG stories highlight album πŸ“ΈπŸ“ΉπŸŽ₯named #Hajarose via 🌐

Fabric mask 😷 fits nicely πŸ‘πŸ» with a comfy cloth materials for long hours wearing

Online shopping via πŸŒπŸ›’πŸ› & (Refer Hajarose official shop)

Shape Wear & Wellbeing Care

Do pack your shape wear to enjoy perfect body shape for your travel OOTD. Her user experience stories via 🌐 & 🌐 6)

Highly recommended its new overnite sanitary panties & award winning wellness bra.Β Online shopping via πŸŒπŸ›’πŸ› (Refer Shapeemy official shop)

Waist Watch ⌚️

She πŸ‘©πŸ» prefers to travel with a light weight waist watch ⌚️& must set with the local time zone of her destinated country πŸ—Ί


A backup plan to avoid herself miss out any travel timing due to the local time zone change, handphone no ❌ auto time zone change & out of battery πŸ”‹ etc. upon arrival

More of her waist watch user stories via 🌐 & 🌐

Online shopping via πŸŒπŸ›’πŸ› OR via πŸŒπŸ›’πŸ› , RM30 off code “SLDLoveXG

True Wireless Earbuds

She πŸ‘©πŸ» loves πŸ’— Xround Versa for her travel journeys, do read her user story via 🌐

Online shopping via πŸŒπŸ›’πŸ›

Beauty & Personal Care

She πŸ‘©πŸ» loves πŸ’— her toothcare travel kit from Althea Korea πŸ‡°πŸ‡·, also the Althea Abloom facial masks

More of her beauty & personal care user stories via 🌐

Online shopping via πŸŒπŸ›’πŸ› (Refer Althea Korea official shop)

Personal Medical πŸ’ŠSupplies, includingΒ Hair Supplements

If she πŸ‘©πŸ» travels within states in Malaysia πŸ‡²πŸ‡Ύ & a short trips ie. less than 10 days, she may not pack in her backpack πŸŽ’

If overseas & a long journey, she definitely refill & bring along her personal medical πŸ’Š supplies

Do feel free to enjoy reading her hair supplement user experience stories via 🌐

Online shopping via πŸŒπŸ›’πŸ›

Lipcare πŸ‘„πŸ’„

Lip πŸ‘„ treatment is important to avoid dry lips while travelling around especially if you’re heading during winter season

Do check out her lipcare user experience stories via,

Online shopping via πŸŒπŸ›’πŸ›

Sunscreen 🌞😎

Sun protection is important whenever exploring & travelling around. Especially UV defence drink to obtain sun 🌞 protection

Do feel free to enjoy reading her sun protection stories via 🌐 &

Online shopping via πŸŒπŸ›’πŸ›

Sleeping πŸ’€ Bag

She πŸ‘©πŸ» personally will carry her light weight sleeping πŸ’€ bag if she knows she will be on a hiking πŸ₯Ύ , camping ⛺️ & budget long trips. Her sleeping πŸ’€ bag user stories via 🌐

Online shopping via πŸŒπŸ›’πŸ›

sleeping bag,

sleeping bag,

Ultra Light Down Jacket πŸ§₯

SiennyLovesDrawing πŸ‘©πŸ» will bring along her own jacket πŸ§₯ whenever on a long trips to keep her warm especially the cold air condition bus 🚌 , train πŸš‚ etc.

Online shopping via πŸŒπŸ›’πŸ›

Personalised Keychain

A personalised keychain with her blog name as her name tag on her backpack πŸŽ’ or hang her cap 🧒 when she is not wearing it

Online shopping via πŸŒπŸ›’πŸ›

Hand πŸ–πŸ»πŸ€šπŸ» Sanitiser

Must carry a bottle in your backpack πŸŽ’ as a self hygience towards COVID19 pandemic prevention

Personally she πŸ‘©πŸ» loves πŸ’— the aloe vera gel contains hand sanitiser from Hajarose, it cares for her hands πŸ–πŸ»πŸ€šπŸ» Her user experience IG stories highlight album πŸ“ΈπŸ“ΉπŸŽ₯named #Hajarose via 🌐

Online shopping via πŸŒπŸ›’πŸ› (Refer Hajarose official shop)

Cap 🧒

AΒ cap/ hat 🧒 to suit your travel dressing style in your backpack πŸŽ’ to enjoy a sun 🌞 protection & as an accessories for your travel OOTD

Online shopping via πŸŒπŸ›’πŸ›

Travel Clothing πŸ‘šπŸ‘—πŸ‘–

Quick dry, cool fit & comfy Gaya Travel T-Shirt. Online shopping via πŸŒπŸ›’πŸ› (Refer Gaya Travel official shop)

Digital devices πŸ“±πŸ“Έ 🀳

Each of us have different digital needs & preferences for travel journeys. A light weight smart phone πŸ“± , sport camera πŸ“Έ , tripod, selfie stick etc. must pack in her backpack πŸŽ’

Online shopping through the brand official store via πŸŒπŸ›’πŸ›

Collapsible Cup

Let’s bring your own cup whenever you go & stop single use plastic ~ A simple step that all can start to contribute & being environmental friendly

It’s with actual size of 90*128 (mm) & . collapsible size of 90*68 (mm). Weight of 160g for 350ml volume. Specially made with BPA free silicone & food grade PP for temperature range from -50Β°C to 200Β°C

Online shopping via πŸŒπŸ›’πŸ› (Refer AikCheong official shop).Β Do check out how to use tutorial TikTok clip captured,

Hmm…What’s your travel must have❓⁉️

Welcome to share yours in the comment section below

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New Taipei City & Eva Air Jointly Invite Malaysian Tourists To Explore The City’s Hidden Gems

The Launch πŸŽŠπŸŽ‰ of β€œNew πŸ†• Taipei City πŸŒ‡πŸŒƒ, New πŸ†• Adventure” Promotion featuring Value-For-Money Travel Packages exclusively for Malaysians πŸ‡²πŸ‡ΎπŸ‘«πŸ‘­πŸ‘¬

The Tourism & Travel Department, New πŸ†• Taipei City πŸŒ‡πŸŒƒ Government has officially announced the launch πŸŽ‰πŸŽŠ of β€œNew πŸ†• Taipei City πŸŒ‡πŸŒƒ, New πŸ†• Adventure!” promotion at a joint press conference held in JW Marriott, Kuala Lumpur recently πŸ˜ƒ

From 20 to 22 Sept, the Tourism & Travel Department is organising the New Taipei City Travel Fair at Nu Sentral Shopping Mall 🏒 to featuring Shou Shin Bou, HiWalk, Shen’ao Rail Bike & Jiufen CHIPAO to introducing the newest πŸ†• & most popular tourist attractions πŸ“πŸ“along New πŸ†• Taipei City πŸŒ‡πŸŒƒβ€™s Mountain-Ocean Line πŸžπŸŒ„πŸŒ… Also to sharing the most delicious πŸ˜‹πŸ€€ souvenirs πŸŽπŸ› & conducting fun experiential activities with aims to inviting Malaysians πŸ‡²πŸ‡ΎπŸ‘­πŸ‘«πŸ‘¬ to gain firsthand experience of the excitement & beauty 😍 of New πŸ†• Taipei City πŸŒ‡πŸŒƒ

Malaysia πŸ‡²πŸ‡Ύ is a key visitor πŸ‘­πŸ‘«πŸ‘¬ source market of Taiwan πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡Ό with the number of visitors πŸ‘­πŸ‘¬πŸ‘« growing πŸ“ˆ every year. According to statistics from the Tourism Bureau, Ministry of Transportation & Communications Republic of China (Taiwan πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡Ό) (MOTC), the number of Malaysian visitors πŸ‡²πŸ‡ΎπŸ‘¬πŸ‘«πŸ‘­ travelling πŸ›« to Taiwan πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡Ό exceeded 520K in 2018, ranking number 1️⃣ among ASEAN countries 🌎 & as many as 70% of those were return visitors 😁

Commissioner Chang Chi-Chiang πŸ‘¨πŸ»β€πŸ’Όof New πŸ†• Taipei City Tourism & Travel Department, pointed out that New πŸ†• Taipei City πŸŒ‡πŸŒƒ has always been a must-visit city among Malaysian tourists πŸ‡²πŸ‡ΎπŸ‘¬πŸ‘­πŸ‘« coming to Taiwan πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡Ό , Jiufen, Tamsui, Shifen & Yeliu are the most popular destinations πŸ“πŸ“that all Malaysian tourists will visit πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‡²πŸ‡ΎπŸ‘­πŸ‘«πŸ‘¬

For Malaysian tourists πŸ‡²πŸ‡ΎπŸ‘­πŸ‘«πŸ‘¬ to always have different experiences regardless of how many times they have visited the city, New πŸ†• Taipei City πŸŒ‡πŸŒƒ Government has established the tourism brand β€œRoute 2️⃣ Taiwan” this year & devised itineraries featuring 8️⃣ major secret attractionsπŸ“πŸ“, aiming to present Malaysian tourists πŸ‡²πŸ‡ΎπŸ‘¬πŸ‘«πŸ‘­ different landscapes & brand-new πŸ†• experiences of New πŸ†• Taipei City πŸŒ‡πŸŒƒ

  • Tamsui-Kavalan Trails
  • Shen’ao Rail Bike
  • Shen’ao Fishing Village
  • Laomei Green Reef

Since 2009, New πŸ†• Taipei City πŸŒ‡πŸŒƒ & EVA Air ✈️ have cooperated to launch πŸŽŠπŸŽ‰ many overseas tourism promotions & all achieved great πŸ‘πŸ» results. According to EVA Air ✈️ Senior Vice President Charlie Pan πŸ‘¨πŸ» of Passenger Management Division, EVA Air ✈️ currently operates 7️⃣ weekly flights ✈️✈️ between Taipei & Kuala Lumpur; in response to this promotion, EVA Air ✈️ is launching 2️⃣ discount products;

  • 4️⃣D3️⃣N Free πŸ†“ Individual Travel Packages starting at RM 1,329 before tax
  • 7️⃣D6️⃣N Group Tour Packages starting at RM 2,599

EVA Air ✈️ has been ranked a 5️⃣-Star ⭐️ Airline by SKYTRAX for 4️⃣ years in a row & it offers fully certified Halal β˜ͺοΈβœ… meals 🍽 onboard for Muslims passengers β˜ͺοΈπŸ‘­πŸ‘«πŸ‘¬πŸ§•πŸΌ (Require to contact πŸ“žβ˜ŽοΈπŸ“§ customer service prior to their flight ✈️)

Optimistic about Malaysia πŸ‡²πŸ‡Ύ ’s market potential, New πŸ†• Taipei City πŸŒ‡πŸŒƒ Government has integrated private resources to launch πŸŽ‰πŸŽŠ a gift pack πŸŽπŸ› worth over RM 2.5K, combining telecommunications, transportation, souvenirs, famous sites, museums & tourism factories πŸ˜€

In addition to generously giving out a free πŸ†“ 5️⃣-pack of Shou Shin Bou pineapple 🍍 cakes, the gift 🎁 pack also includes Chunghwa Telecom mobile πŸ“ΆπŸŒπŸ“± network vouchers, allowing tourists πŸ‘¬πŸ‘­πŸ‘« to share their travel journey & upload pictures πŸ“ΈπŸ“Έ anytime, anywhere. Taiwan Taxi πŸš• Tour offers charter service coupons, so that tourists can visit new πŸ†• attractions πŸ“πŸ“in New πŸ†• Taipei City πŸŒ‡πŸŒƒ more conveniently πŸ‘πŸ»βœŒπŸ»

Taiwan πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡Ό ’s leading e-commerce travel platform, KKday, is also offering up to 20% discount on various 1️⃣-day trips in New πŸ†• Taipei City πŸŒ‡πŸŒƒ New Taipei City πŸŒ‡πŸŒƒ has also cooperated with a number of consumer brands e.g. HiWalk eggrolls, which received the β€œITQI Superior Taste Award ~ 2️⃣ Stars” in 2019 & Carrefour & Cosmed, which are must-visit stores for foreign visitors, to jointly launch πŸŽ‰πŸŽŠ a number of discounts & coupons, making sure that Malaysian visitors πŸ‡²πŸ‡ΎπŸ‘­πŸ‘«πŸ‘¬β€™ trips to Taiwan are more fun & convenient πŸ˜ƒπŸ˜

From 20 to 22 Sept, New πŸ†• Taipei City πŸŒ‡πŸŒƒGovernment & EVA Air ✈️ will be organising the β€œNew πŸ†• Taipei City πŸŒ‡πŸŒƒ, New πŸ†• Adventure!” Travel Fair at Nu Sentral Shopping Mall 🏒 in Kuala Lumpur. In addition to a free πŸ†“ Chipao experience, full-scale model of the popular Shen’ao Rail Bike for photo πŸ“Έ opportunities & delicious πŸ˜‹πŸ€€ souvenirs e.g. pineapple 🍍 cakes & eggrolls etc. Commissioner Chang Chi-Chiang πŸ‘¨πŸ»β€πŸ’Ό& Senior Vice President Charlie Pan πŸ‘¨πŸ» will be making some bubble milk tea πŸ₯€to share with attendees πŸ‘¬πŸ‘«πŸ‘­

They will also jointly announce extra bonuses, β€œI Want to Visit New πŸ†• Taipei City πŸŒ‡πŸŒƒβ€ promotion campaign where the public πŸ‘­πŸ‘«πŸ‘¬ can participate in a lucky draw πŸ€πŸŽ & win a free πŸ†“EVA Air ✈️ KL to Taipei round-trip ticket. All they need to do is take a picture πŸ“Έin front of the photo wall at the event & upload πŸ“² it onto Instagram with hashtags #newtaipeitour #evaair

SiennyLovesDrawing πŸ‘©πŸ» has participated βœ…, do wishing her best of luck πŸ€ to win ya πŸ˜ƒπŸ˜

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Yeah‼️ @siennylovesdrawing πŸ‘©πŸ» is gonna be at #NewTaipeiCity #Taiwan πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡ΌπŸŒ‡πŸŒƒ especially to enjoy the cute Shen'ao Rail Bike πŸ›€πŸž (Shown in this animated photo) , tasty delicious πŸ˜‹πŸ€€ #Taipei #delicacies #foods, #nightmarket , wear @chipao9 to slow walk at #jiufen #九份 , #pineappletart 🍍#souvenir , explore many #hiddengems etc. πŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ . . πŸ’— New Taipei City (NTC) , New #Adventure πŸ’— NTC is a 2️⃣nd largest special municipality by area (1️⃣st is Kaohsiung) & the most populous city πŸŒ‡πŸŒƒ in Taiwan πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡Ό It includes a substantial stretch of the island πŸŒ΄πŸ–πŸ's north coastline & surrounds the Taipei Basin . . Shen'ao Rail Bike πŸ›€πŸž runs along an abandoned #train track of 1.3km on Taiwan πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡Ό 's north coast with romanticized seaside πŸŒŠπŸ–πŸ landscapes 😍😍 Read more via 🌐 . . @evaairways @newtaipeitour @newtaipeicity @taiwantourismbureaumalaysia @taiwantourisme @taiwan_tourism #newtaipeitour #evaair #airlines #travel #travels #travelling #taiwantravel #taiwanfood #台湾 #ε°ζΉΎζ—…θ‘Œ #ζ–°ε°εŒ— #深澳鐡道θ‡ͺ葌車 #tour #ζ–°εŒ—εΈ‚ #ζ–°εŒ—εΈ‚ζ™―ι»ž

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During the promotion event, anyone who purchases a tour package by EVA Air ✈️ for this promotion campaign will receive a free πŸ†“ New πŸ†• Taipei City πŸŒ‡πŸŒƒ Tour Guide Wallet & EVA Air ✈️ stationery set as well as with the chance to win RSL Hotel Taipei Zhonghe Sweetheart Afternoon Tea πŸ½β˜•οΈ Coupons & F Hotel free πŸ†“ weekday 1️⃣-night stay voucher for 2️⃣ pax, Taoyuan Airport MRT memorial tickets, a special design iPass Card 🎟 & etc.

Do check out below for more information,

New Taipei City Tour FB page:
New Taipei City Tour IG:
EVA Air Website 🌐:
EVA Air FB page:

More #blogging of #siennylovesdrawing πŸ‘©πŸ»β€™s own experiences via 🌐Β & vlog πŸ“ΉπŸŽ₯ via 🌐

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