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National Park Pahang, Malaysia ğŸ‡²ğŸ‡¾

Yeah‼️ SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 has recently travelled to Taman Negara 🌳🌳 (aka National Park 🌳🌳 ) Pahang, Malaysia 🇲🇾 with MITA business networking trip & enjoyed her back to nature 💚 stay 🛌🚿🚽😴💤 at Han Rainforest Resort 🏡🏘🏡

She 👩🏻 had a privilege to meet & enjoyed an inspiring chat 🗣👤 with the founder of the resort🏡🏘🏡, Mr Kenny Ng 👨🏻‍💼(Uncle Kenny) about his nature 💚 💚 passion & resort busines journey

Oppsss…SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 has forgot 🤦🏻‍♀️ to have a photo 📸 with Uncle Kenny 👨🏻‍💼 during this trip

He 👨🏻‍💼 has generously shared an article ✍🏻📜wrote by him & SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 would like to share 👩🏻‍💻📝 it here, inclusion of her favourite ❤️ emojisss & capturesss 📸 in between 😃😁

🤗 ~ Sharing is caring as always ~~ 🤗

Taman Negara🌳🌳, situated in the heart ❤️of Pahang, Malaysia 🇲🇾 , is 1️⃣ of the oldest rainforest 🌳🌳 in the world 🗺🌍 at 130 million years old

Within it, lays a geographical 🌍 wonder of permanently untouched & protected habitat for flora 🌳🌱🌿🌺 & fauna 🦓🐆🐅🐘 to florish to all its glory

As such, this a perfect 👍🏻 platform for the development of a hub towards the education of conservation of the ecology surrounding Taman Negara & rainforests in general 🌳🌳

We strongly believe that Taman Negara 🌳🌳 has the potential to be a global 🗺🌍 platform for the both Eco & Adventure education tourism centre 😃

My 👨🏻‍💼 humble beginnings of 30 plus years specialising in tourism at Taman Negara 🌳🌳 & the handling of some 1️⃣ million over tourists 👫👭👬 since day 1️⃣, has led me 👨🏻‍💼 to the formation of 2️⃣ travel agencies (NKS & Han Travel) & a resort 🏡🏘🏡 with the biggest room capacity at Kuala Tahan. We average 30k tourists 👬👫👭 a year & 90% of them are from Europe 🇬🇧 🇮🇹 🇩🇪 🌍🗺

It has come to a time, where I 👨🏻‍💼 feel personally, having been in this trade for 30 odd years, it is time to educate the younger generation 👧🏻🧒🏻👦🏻🧑🏻 & anyone from all walks of life willing to learn about the conservation 💚 of the ecology & its surroundings

We at Han Travel, have formed 2️⃣ new 🆕 arms in our corporation to execute the upcoming programs called Eco Adventure Tourism 💚💚

This will be encased with the educational arm named the Eco Educational Tourism, headed by Mr Frank Kee & his team 🙋🏻‍♂️🙋🏻‍♀️💁🏻‍♂️💁🏻‍♀️ & in support 💪🏻 with the activities provided by the Adventure Management Tourism headed by Mr Kevin Bateman & his team 🙋🏽‍♂️🙋🏻‍♀️💁🏻‍♂️💁🏻‍♀️

Just 1️⃣ of our examples for the educational program is the re-planting of bamboo ğŸŽ‹ğŸŽor specific trees 🌳🌳 by badly eroded areas in the effort to prevent further damage to the riversides 💦💧

This is just an example of what we would provide as a CSR initiative 😀

We shall be working closely with the Sultan Ahmad Environmental foundation 💚 in its efforts, participate & uphold its values 😊

Alas, with our planning & preparation, we now realise that we face a huge stumbling block 😥😓 We do not a permanent site to conduct our activities in a conducive & safe manner 😌

Also, current rules & regulations by the government sectors should be looked at & revised to enable operators like us 👭👫👬 to introduce & execute the mutually beneficial conservational education programs 💚💚

In the extended period, the efforts will benefit not just the environment 💚🌳💚 but also creating employment opportunity to the locals within its surroundings 👭👬👫

I👨🏻‍💼now urge, the Pahang state Government, Ministry of Tourism & other related government agencies to assist us in paving the way into this journey with us 🙏🏻🤝👏🏻🙌🏻

Other Asian countries are already promoting their countrys’ tagline, for example;-

  • Thailand 🇹🇭 ~ Culture tourism
  • Indonesia 🇮🇩 ~ Art tourism
  • Philippines 🇵🇭 ~ Diving tourism
  • Malaysia 🇲🇾 ~ Eco & Adventure tourism

All told, our Ministry of Tourism Malaysia 🇲🇾 have also set their vision 💭 on Eco Tourism 💚 with its plans & implementation of its program from 2025 & continued focusing till 2050

Han Travel Sdn Bhd, is now at the final phases of the planning & is almost ready to launch our initial program on Eco & Adventure Tourism 💚💚 The launch pad & operations will be at the Han Rainforest Resort, Kuala Tahan 🏡🏘🏡

We hope our efforts will promote & drive the state of Pahang to be model state & also the centre of Ecological 💚 Awareness & the centre for the Education on Rainforest Preservation 🌳🌳

Once again, I 👨🏻‍💼 believe that our vision is in line with the Pahang State government’s. Developing a fully functioning centre where the education of the ecology 💚 can spread to all walks of life through an experiential process where participants 👫👭👬 can touch, feel, smell, see and hear the importance of the ecology 💚around us & the threats to its and our existence 😃😁

Thank you 🙏🏻

Written ✍🏻 by, Mr Kenny Ng 👨🏻‍💼, founder of Han Travel Resort 🏡🏘🏡

Website🌐: https://han.travel/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/hanrainforestresort/

Yeah‼️ SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 is wishing Uncle Kenny 👨🏻‍💼 a successful initiative of Eco Educational Tourism

From her stay 🛌🚿🚽😴💤 experience, the room is spacious & clean with attached bathroom 🚿 (Hot shower 🚿 with shampoo & body gel are provided) & toilet 🚽 She loves 💗 the comfy bed 🛏 & pillow too

The room is with a balcony with coffee ☕️ table & chair with a glass sliding door 🚪 to view the surrounding

The resort 🏡🏘🏡 is equipped with dipping pool 🏊🏻‍♀️🏊🏻‍♂️ , iron area at corridors within the rooms for its guests 👬👫👭, rabbits 🐇🐰 farm, river fish 🐟 pond, a natural fish 🐟 head stone of millions years, jungle fowls 🐓 farm, quail 🐤 farm etc. Definitely an educational opportunities 👍🏻👆🏻for the kids 👶🏻👧🏻🧒🏻👦🏻🧑🏻 to touch, hold & get to know the animals 🐇🐰🐓🐟🐤

A relaxing ğŸ˜ŒğŸ˜Ž back to nature 💚 at Taman Negara 🌳🌳 She loves 💗 her short stay with exciting visits to,

Night 🌃🌌 Jungle 🌳🌳 Walk 🚶🏻‍♀️🚶🏻‍♂️

About 1️⃣ hour of relaxing 😌 walking 🚶🏻‍♀️🚶🏻‍♂️ in the dark jungle 🌳🌳 with torch 🔦 light

Special thanks 🙏🏻 to the nature guide 💚🙋🏽‍♂️, Mr Panjang, plenty of insects, reptiles, birds etc. being observed 😃😁

Canopy 🌳🌳 Walk 🚶🏻‍♂️🚶🏻‍♀️

It’s approximately 540m long & 40m above the ground

Guess what❓⁉️

It’s the world 🌍🗺 longest canopy walkway

Yeah‼️😲 We made it ✌🏻🙌🏻👏🏻

Rapid shooting

Amazing 😉 fun 😆🤣 1️⃣st experience she had & she 👩🏻 was 101% wet 💦💧with ride through the rapids along Tembeling River 💦💧

Luckily 🍀 the valuable belongings & shoes 👟 were kept by the nature guide 💚🙋🏽‍♂️in the plastic bag , else all got wet & gadgets 📱📷⌚️ may spoilt 😊

Bateq Village Visit

The Bateq indigenous people are very shy ☺️ in welcoming guests 👫👭👬

Learnt lots about their basic traditional lifestyle e.g. start a fire 🔥, using blow gun to hunt for animals as foods etc.

Hmm 🤔 …SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 is planning for her cave overnight 🌃🌌😴💤 trip next year

Highly recommended 👍🏻👆🏻 to back to nature 💚 to National Park Malaysia 🇲🇾

More details via 🌐 https://han.travel/tour/taman-negara-tour/

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6 Eco Tourism Must-See in Sabah, Malaysian Borneo

Yeah‼️ SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 has recently participated in MITA business networking 🤝 trip of 3️⃣D2️⃣N to Sabah state, East Malaysia 🇲🇾

It’s a collaborative 🤝 efforts between MITA, MPC, Tourism Productive Nexus & Sabah Tourism Board😁 Curious 🤔 about what’s happening❓⁉️

Do click in the above main tweets 📌📌 thread @ Twitter for a summary of all exciting activities ya 🤗

Yes✅, Sabah tourist destinations📍📍definitely more than just the famous 👍🏻👆🏻hiking 🧗‍♀️🧗‍♂️site, the summit of Borneo & the Malaysia🇲🇾’s 1️⃣st World UNESCO Heritage ~ Mount Kinabalu ⛰ or beautiful 😍🤩 diving site ~ Semporna Island 🏝🏖🌴

 

So, she 👩🏻 is gonna sharing 👩🏻‍💻📝 here the 6️⃣ must-visit eco 💚 tourism destinations📍📍in Sabah from her recent travelling experience to appreciate;

✅ The rich heritage, art & culture of Sabah local indigenous communities 👫👭👬

✅ The precious natural 💚 eco environment with rich flora 🌱🌿🌳 & fauna 🐄🐮🐟

✅ The shopping (including online) 🛒🛍 👩🏻‍💻👨🏻‍💻 for Sabah locally produced souvenirs ğŸ’ğŸŽ

So, enjoy the details of each Sabah’s tourist destinations 📍📍

✅ Heritage, Art & Culture of Sabah local indigenous communities 👫👭👬

1️⃣ Kadazandusun Cultural Association (KDCA) Cultural Village

This cultural village is a non❌-political association of 40 indigenous ethnic communities of Sabah 👫👭👬 & specially catered for the Kadazandusun tribes & 4️⃣ major Dusun tribes in Sabah i.e. Dusun Tindal Kota Belud, Dusun Papar, Rungus & Murut 😊

 

This village features 11 different ethnic tribes houses 🏠🏡🏘 in 1️⃣ village i.e. The Penampang Traditional House, The Tenom Traditional House, The Beaufort Traditional House, The Kota Belud Traditional House, The Kuala Penyu Traditional House, The Keningau Traditional House, The Tambunan Traditional House, The Papar Traditional House, The Ranau Traditional House, The Tuaran Traditional House & The Kudat Traditional House 😀

Do enjoy vBlog ğŸ“¹ğŸŽ¥ created by SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 for sharing here,

Highly recommended 👍🏻👆🏻as after your visit, you will understand better the differences between today’s culture & the culture that the ancestors’ lived in years ✌🏻🙌🏻 Also have an opportunity to witness the ancestor’s lifestyle at their respective homes 🏠🏡🏘 which are built exactly similar to years ago 😲👍🏻

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Each of the houses 🏠🏡🏘 with different hands 🤚🏻on & interactive activities between the indigenous communities & the visitors 👫👭👬 e.g. traditional games, traditional cooking demo & classes,  headgear (named Sigah) folding, block printing, blow pipe making & demonstration etc. 😀

It operates as a museum 🏛 to preserve Kadazandusun ethnic culture with aims to share the knowledge, history, culture & tradition of Kadazandusun 🤩

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Hmm…Guess what❓⁉️

You can also taste the “disgusting 😱” (personally to SiennyLovesDrawing👩🏻) local delicacy named butod i.e. the sago worms 🐛 which the local indigenous communities believe high ⬆️ in protein 👍🏻

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Do shopping 🛒🛍 for some local handmade souvenirs ğŸ’ğŸŽ e.g. necklace, bracelet, bag etc. from its souvenir ğŸ’ğŸŽ shop which indirectly will contribute to the local heritage & cultures preservation funding 💰

Admission fee ğŸŽŸ is required ✅

Address📍: Kadazandusun Cultural Association Sabah, Hongkod Koisaan, KM. 8, Jalan Penampang, 89509 Penampang, Sabah, East Malaysia

Operating hours🕙: 9️⃣am to 5️⃣pm daily

Website🌐: http://www.kdca.org.my/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/KDCA-Cultural-Village-KCV-RW-1882000735216642/

2️⃣ Chanteek Borneo Indigenous Museum

This miniature museum 🏛 is a brainchild of the founder named Anne Antah 🧕🏽 She has started it with 7️⃣ pairs of the most common costume dolls 👫 creation in 2011 i.e. Kadazan Penampang, Kadazan Papar, Bajau Samah, Rungus, Murut, Lundayeh & Dusun Lotud 😍

 

With the realisation that not ❌ many young generation 👶🏻👧🏻🧒🏻👦🏻🧑🏻 has adequate ✅ information 📌about the traditional costumes, she 🧕🏽 has then build this miniature museum 🏛 as a centre for local Malaysians 🇲🇾, visitors & culture-enthusiasts 👫👬👭 to learn the heritage cultural of the Borneans 👏🏻🙌🏻

SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 really impressed 😍🤩with this miniature museum & created a vBlog  ğŸ“¹ğŸŽ¥ for sharing here, do enjoy ya 😄😁

You have to be at this museum 🏛 personally to view with you own sight 👁👁👀 the great 👍🏻 detailed works done on each costumes

Guess what❓⁉️

During your visit, you will gain in depth understanding about Sabah’s people 🇲🇾👫👭👬 & their heritage culture in miniature scenes & dolls 👫 which all dressed up in traditional costumesğŸ‘˜ğŸŽŽ, houses 🏘🏘 & structures which all scaled to depict scene based on local folklore & legend 😍🤩

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Highly recommended 👍🏻👆🏻when you are travelling to Sabah, you have to visit to this ~ The Malaysia 🇲🇾 1️⃣st Book of Records 📜, the Malaysia 🇲🇾 ‘s 1️⃣st miniature indigenous costume museum 🏛

You may redeem an exclusive printed postcard 🔖 as souvenir ğŸ’ğŸŽ from your visit too

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Admission fee ğŸŽŸ is required ✅

All guests 👫👭👬 are welcome 🙏🏻 to dress ğŸ‘˜ğŸ‘”ğŸŽŽğŸ‘— up in the traditional costumes with accessories for photos 📸 / videos ğŸ“¹ğŸŽ¥ opportunity

Not just with its physical souvenir ğŸŽ stalls within the museum 🏛 , this creative arts museum 🏛 also owns an online shop 👩🏻‍💻👨🏻‍💻🛒🛍of local gifts ğŸ’ğŸŽ & souvenirs in particular the Kain Chanteek (locally made textile) via 🌐 www.shopinborneo.com , plenty of promotions avilable for your happy 😃 online shopping 👩🏻‍💻👨🏻‍💻🛒🛍

Address📍: Kg Lakang, Tamparuli, 89208 Tuaran, Sabah, East Malaysia

Operating hours🕙: 8️⃣am to 6️⃣pm daily

Website🌐: http://www.chanteekborneo.com/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/Chanteek.Borneo/

✅ Natural Eco 💚 Environment with rich Flora 🌱🌿🌳 & Fauna 🐄🐮🐟

3️⃣ Poring Hot Spring ♨️💦💧

Definitely a must visit place📍to de-stress 😌 & soak away the sores & aches of your muscles in this spring 💦💧’s hot ♨️ sulphuric minerals especially for the healing properties which popular & believing among the local communities 🇲🇾👫👬👭

Also called as Poring Springs/ Poring, a hot water spring ♨️💦💧with its source deep under ⬇️ the fertile ground of Mount Kinabalu ⛰

Guess what❓⁉️

It’s hot ♨️ enough to boil an egg 🥚 However she 👩🏻 forgot to buy eggs 🥚🥚 & bring along during her recent visit 😌☺️ Oppsss…

Within the park, you may visit the butterfly 🦋 farm, the Poring Orchid 🌺Conservation Centre, the tropical garden🌿🌱🌷🌻, the Poring ğŸ¦‡ğŸŽğŸŽ‹ canopy 🌳🌳walkway, the Rafflesia flower 🌺 site etc.

SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 really enjoyed 😁 this hot spring ♨️💦💧& felt very comfy 😌 & light after a good 👍🏻 dip ♨️💦💧with her friends 👭👭👫

Do remember to bring along your rubber sandals/ slippers👣, change of clothes👚👕, towel & swimwear 👙 for your hot spring ♨️💦💧visit ya😁

Also to remember drink more water 💦💧after your hot spring dip ♨️💦💧 ya

Admission fee ğŸŽŸ is required ✅

Address📍: Poring Hot Spring, Sabah, East Malaysia

Operating hours🕙: 8️⃣am to 6️⃣pm daily

Website🌐: https://wikitravel.org/en/Poring_Hot_Spring

FB: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Poring-Hot-Springs/150838218299533

4️⃣ “Tagal” Sungai Moroli, Fish 🐟 Massage

Hmm…Why not a unique spa 💆🏻‍♀️💆🏻‍♂️ from your usual❓⁉️

Do enjoy an experience once for the fish 🐟 massaging 👣 session @ Kelah fish 🐟 sanctuary, Kampung Luanti, Ranau

In the Local KadazanDusun dialect, ‘tagal’ means ‘no fishing âŒğŸŽ£ ’ & the main purpose of the ‘tagal’ is to conserve & preserve the environment 💚 as well as the ecosystem to benefit the future generation 👶🏻👧🏻🧒🏻👦🏻🧑🏻

‘Ikan 🐟 Pelian’ , ‘Ikan Kelah’ or Malaysian Mahseer 🇲🇾🐟 comes from the family of Cyprinidae. These fishes 🐟🐟 are specifically trained by the villagers 👬👫👭 to perform the healing massage 👣 activities. Wow 😲‼️

Ohh ya…The Kelah fishes 🐟🐟 are huge here, not to worry as the fishes 🐟🐟 got no ❌ teeth, so will not bite, instead lots of fish kisses to your feet ya 👣

This fish 🐟 massage 👣 is deemed to have a curative effect on those who suffers from psoriasis. So, a regular fish 🐟 massages 👣👣& surely you will enjoy smoother & suppler skin 😍 Hmm…One said simply like a baby👶🏻’s skin 👍🏻😃

Admission fee ğŸŽŸ is required ✅

Address📍: Kg. Luanti, Ranau, 89300 Sabah, East Malaysia

Operating hours🕙: 8️⃣am to 5️⃣pm daily

FB: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Fish-Spa-Kg-Luanti-Ranau/207666489254559

✅ Sabah’s Locally Produced Souvenirs ğŸ’ğŸŽ

5️⃣ Desa Dairy Cattle 🐄🐮 Farm

No need ❌ to travel ✈️🛫 to New Zealand 🇳🇿 , Malaysia 🇲🇾 also owns a mini New Zealand. Hurray‼️😲😃

 

This farm 🐮🐄 is located at the foothill of Mount Kinabalu ⛰ & offers beautiful 😍🤩 green 🌳🌳 scenery. It’s definitely a breathtaking destination for pre-wedding 👰🏻🤵🏻photo shooting 📸📸 (a permit 🆗 application is required✅) with breathtaking Mount Kinabalu ⛰ as backgroud with its cool breeze 🌬💨from KundasangğŸž

Guess what❓⁉️

This cattle 🐄🐮 farm is producing approximately 900k litres of milk 🥛 annually with its approximately 200 hectars farm 🐄🐮 All the milking cows 🐄🐮here are Friesians i.e. the highest ⬆️ milk 🥛 producers of all cattle 🐄🐮 breeds imported from New Zealand 🇳🇿

Not just that, many milk 🥛 lovers ❤️ will queue up long just to taste its fresh cow 🐄🐮 milk 🥛 , fresh goat 🐐 milk 🥛 , yogurt, gelato🍨 🍦etc.

Highly recommended 👍🏻👆🏻it as an educational destination for with a family 👨‍👩‍👧‍👦👪👨‍👩‍👧 getaway or a school 🏫 trips. Many exciting educational activities are available for the young generation 👧🏻🧒🏻👦🏻🧑🏻 e.g. bottled milk 🍼 feeding the calves 🐮🐄, fresh grass 🌱🌿 feeding the goats 🐐🐐 , milk 🥛 processing, milking 🥛process, milk 🥛making etc.

Feeding activities required a fee 💵✅ to purchase the milk 🍼/ grass 🌿🌱 While there are specific timing/ schedule 🕛 for the raw milk 🥛 processing. Do contact ğŸ“žâ˜Žï¸ğŸ“±& check out the details before your visit 😀

 

Before make a move from this farm🐄🐮, don’t forget to do a healthy shopping 🛒🛍 for some local produced milk 🥛 souvenirs ğŸŽ from this dairy farm 🐮🐄especially the popular Desa Cattle’s milk 🥛 in a box,  milk creamy ice cream 🍦 etc.

Address📍: Ranau, Sabah, East Malaysia

Operating hours🕙: 8️⃣am to 5️⃣pm daily

Website🌐: http://desaplus.com/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/desadairyfarm/

6️⃣ Sabah Tea 🌱🌿🍃☕️🍵 Garden

1️⃣ said no ❌ trip to the Sabah Tea 🌱🌿🍃☕️🍵 Garden would be complete without a taste 😋🤤of Sabah’s finest tea ☕️ 🍵 Yeah‼️

Sabah Tea 🌱🌿🍃☕️🍵 Garden is the only organic tea farm 🌱🌿🍃☕️🍵in Borneo & 1️⃣ of the few ones in the world 🗺🌍

She 👩🏻 had a lunch dining 🍽🍴with friends 👫👭👬 here with a seat facing this 2.5k hectare tea 🌱🌿🍃☕️🍵 plantation for a beautiful 😍🤩stunning view, as well as enjoy a cuppa of hot Sabah Tea ☕️ Pandan 🌿🌱 teh tarik. It’s smooth, fragrant & not too sweet to enjoy 😋🤤

You have to enjoy a beatiful 😍🤩 walk 🚶🏻‍♀️🚶🏻‍♂️into this organic tea plantation🌱🌿🍃☕️🍵, apprecicate & touch the tea leaves 🍃, as well as snapping photos 📸📸 & videos ğŸ“¹ğŸŽ¥ for sharing in social medias 😉

An educational visit to enjoy a variety of recreational activities e.g. obstacle-crossing in the Sapaon Recreational Area, trekking along the trails to the peak of Kamunsu Hill ⛰ / to embarking on a night 🌃🌌 walk 🚶🏻‍♂️🚶🏻‍♀️to check out the unique insect 🐜 ğŸžğŸ•· life

Guests 👫👭👬 can also opt for a stay vacation 🛌🛀🏻🚿🛋 either in a traditional long house, a cosy bungalow / camping ⛺️ to enjoy the starry sky 🌌 etc. A variety of tour packages are available to cater for your choice, do exploring for your visit ya 🤗

Free 🆓 admission ğŸŽŸ, however a small fee ✅ is required for a tea 🍃🍃adventure tour/ day tour (not available for public holidys) to its tea 🍃🍃factory

Address📍: 17, Kg. Nalapak, Jalan Ranau-Sandakan, 89309 Ranau, Sabah, East Malaysia

Operating hours🕙: 8️⃣am to 4️⃣pm daily

Website🌐: http://www.sabahtea.com.my/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/sabahtea/

Ohh ya…Do check out SiennyLovesDrawing👩🏻’s top contributor👆🏻account via 🌐 https://www.tripadvisor.com.my/members/siennylovesdrawing for her recent reviews on the Sabah’s tourist attractions, food & accommodation stay ya 👩🏻‍💻📝

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MITA Productive Business Networking @ Pahang

Yeah‼️ Again SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 has participated as 1️⃣ of the media members 👭👫👬 for the Malaysian Inbound Tourism Association (MITA)’s Business Networking 3️⃣D2️⃣N tripÂ ğŸŽ’ğŸ•¶ğŸ§¢Â at Pahang 🇲🇾 with approximately 250 pax of the tourism industry players/ delegates 👭👫👬 from nationwide 🇲🇾 in particular East Coast, Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru, Singapore 🇸🇬 etc.

Yes ✅, it’s travelling 🚌🚍 to East Coast of Malaysia 🇲🇾 again after the recent MITA Productive Business Networking @ Terengganu, do enjoy reading 📖 her participation sharing 👩🏻‍💻📝 via 🌐 https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2018/10/25/mita-productive-business-networking-terengganu/

This is her 4️⃣th participation as you may observe from following 📖 her sharing 👩🏻‍💻📝 here

Hmm…What’s the objectives 📌 of this MITA Business To Business (B2B) at Pahang⁉️

According to recent inbound tourism trend analysis & statistic, East Coast, Malaysia 🇲🇾’s tourism industry has been booming 📈 & hence to introduce its tourism destinations📍📍

Most of the tourism players 👫👭👬 in China 🇨🇳 has recently indicated that East Coast of Malaysia 🇲🇾 gonna be the next target destinations 📍📍for the China tourists 🇨🇳👬👭👫 as shared by Mr Uzaidi Udanis, the Chairman 👨🏽‍💼of Tourism Productivity Nexus during the press conference 🗣👥👤👥

So, MITA aims to,
1) Showcasing Tourism Products @ Pahang
2) Networking among tourism players 👭👫👬
3) Maximizing ⬆️ the productivity of local tourism asset, including locally produced art & craft ğŸŽ¨ğŸ–Œ
4) Providing a platform 🗣👥👤👥to identify issues & challenges in hampering productivity growth 📈
5) Having engagement opportunities 🤝 on strategic planning, best management practices & collaboration with government agencies, industry & community leaders 👭👬👫
6) Receiving the latest updates 📌📌 on strategies by Local Tourism Authorities i.e. Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture Malaysia (MOTAC), Tourism Productivity Nexus, Malaysian Productivity Council (MPC) etc. 👍🏻
7) Implementing Tourism Product Audit practices

This tourism event also introducing Tourism Productivity Nexus to all tourism industry players👫👭👬 It aims to be the tourism industry catalyst, then to gain a multiplier effect to boost 📈 tourism activities in each states within Malaysia 🇲🇾

Also a platform to provide guidance & support to SMEs to increase ⬆️ their productivity, innovation & to providing new 🆕 opportunities, then the growth 📈

It also prepare the tourism productivity specialists👫👭👬 & assist these industries to identify & support productivity completionp👍🏻with the support 💪 of the MPC

Hmm…Curious 🤔 about where are the exciting tourist destinations📍📍within Pahang⁉️

You may check out her 👩🏻 tweets 📌 thread with ?? replies of trip updates shared 😉😀

MITA B2B Networking

Exciting concurrent sessions in the grand ballroom of  The Zenith Hotel 🏢,

  • Welcoming 🤗🙏🏻 Remarks by Mr Uzaidi Udanis, Chairman 👨🏽‍💼 of Tourism Productivity Nexus
  • Opening Remarks 🗣 by YAB MB Pahang 👳🏽‍♂️

During Visit Pahang 2017, there were 14.8 millions tourists 👬👭👫 have visited Pahang with tourism revenue 💰 of RM8billion gained. Hence, the continuous initiative to have a Revisit Pahang 2018 😃

  • Productivity Pledge
  • Press conference
  • MPC showcase ~ ezBE consultation ~ An online self- assessment tool 👩🏻‍💻👨🏻‍💻 to gauge an entity/ organisation’s success via 🌐 http://wayup.my/index.php/ezbe-assessment-tool/
  • Productivity Gain Measurement (PGM) consultation ~ Productivity measurement on an organisation’s efficiency before & after interventions completed, more details via 🌐 http://www.mpc.gov.my/epgm/
  • B2B networking, exhibition & SME showcasing
  • Panel forum 🗣👥👤👥 on “Emerging Tourism Market Segments: Incentives & Convention” by moderator 👨🏿‍💼 , Dato’ K. Thangavelu

Tourist Destinations Visit @ Pahang

Hmm…Curious 🤔 about where are the exciting tourist destinations📍📍within Pahang ❓⁉️

You may check out her 👩🏻 tweets 📌 thread with 45 replies of trip updates shared 😉😀 via 🌐 https://twitter.com/SiennyLovesDraw/status/1056007025325305857

1️⃣st sharing a sneak peak 👀 of the places… 😝😉

Kuantan

  1. National Elephant 🐘 Conservation Centre, Kuala Gandah

1️⃣st visit & impressed with its conservation 💚 initiatives of saving the elephants 🐘🐘 & relocate the elephants 🐘🐘 back to the nature/ forest 🌳🌳

Hmm…🤔 She was told the cost 💰 of feeding ğŸŽğŸŽ‹ğŸŒğŸ¥›ğŸ¼the elephants 🐘🐘 getting higher & hence this park unable to take in more elephants 🐘🐘

Currently only for approximately 3️⃣0️⃣ baby & adult elephants 🐘🐘 with special needs of care ❤️

There is no ❌ entrance fee ğŸŽŸ i.e. volunteer donation/ contribution basis from the visitors

If you’re visiting it, do contribute a small sum for the elephants 🐘🐘 welfare ya 😊👍🏻

Address📍: Kuala Gandah, Lanchang 28500, Pahang Darul Makmur, West Malaysia

Operation hours🕘: 9am to 4.30pm daily

Website🌐: http://www.wildlife.gov.my/index.php/en/public/2016-05-10-02-34-43/2016-05-10-02-42-10

FB: https://www.facebook.com/elephantcentreMalaysia/

      2. Deerland 🦌 Park Lanchang

It’s more than just a deers 🦌🦌 park, there are other animals too e.g. Bengal cats 🐈🐱, lizards ğŸ¦ŽğŸ¦Ž, snakes 🐍🐍 , scorpions 🦂🦂 , ostrich etc.

The deers 🦌🦌 are very friendly & she really enjoyed her feeding time 🥔🥔 with them 🦌🦌😍😁

You can opt to touch, hold & hug 🤗 the snakes 🐍, lizardsğŸ¦Ž etc. for photos 📸, no additional fee charged 💰

But but…SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 only dare to view 👀 them from glass/ cage, no ❌ touch, hold or hug 🤗 ya 😅😂

Address📍: Lanchang 28500, Pahang Darul Makmur, West Malaysia

Operation hours🕥: 10.30am to 5.30pm daily, closed Fri

FB: https://www.facebook.com/deerland/

Contact no.ğŸ“žâ˜Žï¸ğŸ“±: +6013-9676242 & +6013-9227249

     3. Museum Sg. Lembing 🏛

A must visit 👍🏻👆🏻whenever you’re visiting Sg. Lembing to understand the history of this small mining town 🏘

A 2️⃣-storey building with a gallery of mining used tools ⚒⛏

Address📍: 26200 Sg. Lembing, Pahang Darul Makmur, West Malaysia

Operation hours🕗: 8am to 5pm daily

Website🌐: http://www.jmm.gov.my/en/museum/sungai-lembing-museum

    4. Sg Lembing Underground Tin Mines ⚒⛏

This is 1️⃣ of the oldest tin miner in Sg Lembing, currently no longer ❌ operating as an active mine

Instead it’s well maintained 👍🏻 & used as an underground tin mine museum 🏛 for both local & foreign tourists 👭👫👬 to gain better understanding of the tin mining history in this small town 🏘

You may take a short train 🚂 ride to the museum 🏛 entrance & enjoy your walking 🚶🏻‍♀️🚶🏻‍♂️ tour

It’s a long deep mine tunnel walk 🚶🏻‍♀️🚶🏻‍♂️

Address📍: 26200 Sg. Lembing, Pahang Darul Makmur, West Malaysia

Website🌐: http://sungailembingmines.com.my/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/SungaiLembingMines/

    5. Firefly 💫✨Cherating

It’s at Hafiz’s Sg Cherating Fireflies 💫✨boat 🚤 ride for a non synchronised fireflies 💫✨ viewing 👀

Hmm…She 👩🏻 was amazed as Sg Cherating with 7️⃣km long has a beautiful 😍😍 mirror clear reflection at night 🌃🌌

The fireflies 💫✨no longer in great 👍🏻 quantities as before, but comparatively with Kuala Selangor ⬇️ However, the special highlight of this ride was Hafiz, the founder 🙋🏽‍♂️ has demonstrated his unique way of communicating with the fireflies 💫✨ & they flown near to the boat 🚤 & the guests 👭👬👫, so that everyone 👫👭👬 got an up close opportunities with the fireflies 💫✨

Address📍: 7/1156, Kg. Budaya Cherating, 26080 Kuantan, Pahang Darul Makmur, West Malaysia

Website🌐: http://hafizcheratingactivities.blogspot.com

FB: https://www.facebook.com/Hafizs-Cherating-Activities-284449151601476/

Ohh ya…She has enjoyed a unique lunch 🍽 in the jungle with the famous highly-prized freshwater fish 🐟 , Patin aka Silver Catfish dish served 😋🤤

You may contact ğŸ“žâ˜Žï¸ğŸ“±Deerland Park Lanchang for this similar lunch experience during your visit to Pahang ya

She had 1️⃣ night 5️⃣-star ⭐️ city 🌆🏙 hotel stay 🏢🛌🛀🏻🚿 with The Zenith Hotel

Even though a late 🌃🌌 checked-in 🔑, she had a great 👍🏻 hot shower ♨️🛀🏻🚿 & comfy sleep here 👍🏻🛌😴💤

Love ❤️ its strategic location📍with a walking 🚶🏻‍♀️🚶🏻‍♂️ distance to East Coast Mall 🏢 for shopping 🛒🛍

Ohh ya…She 👩🏻 really enjoyed 😄😁 her morning 🔅🔆 breakfast ğŸ½â˜•ï¸ğŸ¥—ğŸ¥žğŸ³, a great 👍🏻 variety😋🤤‼️

Highly recommended 👍🏻👆🏻for your city 🌆🏙 hotel 🏢 stay whenever travelling to Kuantan 😀

Address📍: Jalan Putra Square 6, Putra Square, 25200 Kuantan, Pahang Darul Makmur, West Malaysia

Website🌐: http://www.new.thezenithhotel.com/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/TheZenithHotel/

 

Hmm…Would like to recommend a food souvenir for you, traditionally bake cakes 🍰 🥧 which tastes great & not so sweet to enjoy e.g. Kuih Bahulu, Kuih Bingka, Kuih Akok etc. 😋🤤

Personally, SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 has brought home a big box of Kuih Bahulu 🥧 to support the local community here. Do click in to her tweets 📌📌 to locate the address📍stated at the bottom of the stall’s signage

Hope this stall’s business will continue as nowsaday rarely to have similar traditional prepared food items 😁

National Park aka Taman Negara Pahang

Be back again after a long long time, several years ago. Yeah‼️

She 👩🏻 really enjoyed 🤩 her hotel stay 🛌🛀🏻🚿 with Han Rainforest Resort which located at Kuala Tahan, Jerantut, Pahang, 27020, West Malaysia

Website🌐: https://han.travel/resort/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/hanrainforestresort/

 

Do stay tune for her next blogging 👩🏻‍💻📝 to sharing her stay vacation 🛌🛀🏻🚿🛋 & travel experiences 🤩 at Han Rainforest Resort ya

Ohh ya…Do check out SiennyLovesDrawing👩🏻’s top contributor👆🏻account via🌐https://www.tripadvisor.com.my/members/siennylovesdrawing for her recent reviews on the Kuantan & Taman Negara’s tourist attractions, food & accommodation stay 👩🏻‍💻📝

Yeah‼️Certificate📜of appreciation for SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 as media for this tourism event 😃 Special thank you to all for continuous trusting her 👩🏻👩🏻‍💻📝

Interested to participate❓⁉️

Do exploring 🌐 www.mitaevent.com & https://www.facebook.com/MITAMsia/ for upcoming MITA Productive Business Networking events ya 🤗

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MITA Productive Business Networking @ Terengganu

Yeah‼️ SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 has recently participated as 1️⃣ of the media members 👭👫👬 for the Malaysian Inbound Tourism Association (MITA)’s Business Networking 3️⃣D2️⃣N trip ğŸŽ’ğŸ•¶ğŸ§¢Â at Terengganu 🇲🇾 with approximately 90 pax of the tourism industry players/ delegates 👭👫👬 from nationwide 🇲🇾in particular Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru, Singapore etc.

This is her 3️⃣rd participation, 1️⃣st was at Langkawi Island 🌴🏖🏝 & 2️⃣nd was at Negeri Sembilan, refer links 👩🏻‍💻📝 below,
🌐 https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2018/07/24/mita-business-networking-langkawi-island/

🌐 https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2018/09/07/mita-showcasing-tourism-producsts-negeri-sembilan-%F0%9F%87%B2%F0%9F%87%BE/

Hmm…What’s the objectives 📌 of this MITA Business To Business (B2B) at Terengganu❓⁉️

Terengganu’s tourism industry has been booming 📈 & hence to introduce its tourism destinations📍📍

Guess what❓⁉️

Most of the tourism players 👫👭👬 in China 🇨🇳 has recently indicated that East Coast of Malaysia 🇲🇾 gonna be the next target destinations 📍📍for the China tourists 🇨🇳👬👭👫 as shared by Mr Uzaidi Udanis, the Chairman of Tourism Productivity Nexus during the press conference of this successfull event

So, MITA aims to,
1) Showcasing Tourism Products @ Terengganu
2) Networking among tourism players 👭👫👬
3) Maximizing ⬆️ the productivity of local tourism asset, including locally produced art & craft ğŸŽ¨ğŸ–Œ

4) Providing a platform 🗣👥👤👥 to identify issues & challenges in hampering productivity growth 📈
5) Having engagement opportunities on strategic planning, best management practices & collaboration with government agencies, industry & community leaders 👭👬👫
6) Receiving the latest updates 📌 on strategies by Local Tourism Authorities i.e. Tourism Malaysia Terengganu, Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture Malaysia (MOTAC), Tourism Productivity Nexus, Malaysian Productivity Council (MPC) etc. 👍🏻
7) Implementing Tourism Product Audit practices

MITA B2B Networking

Plenty of concurrent sessions during this tourism event in the grand ballroom of Primula Beach 🏖🏝 Resort 🏢,

  • Launching of Gimmick
  • Productivity Pledge
  • ezBE consultation ~ An online self- assessment tool 👩🏻‍💻👨🏻‍💻 to gauge an entity/ organisation’s succes, more details via 🌐 http://wayup.my/index.php/ezbe-assessment-tool/
  • Productivity Gain Measurement (PGM) consultation ~ Productivity measurement on an organisation’s efficiency before & after interventions completed, more details via 🌐 http://www.mpc.gov.my/epgm/
  • B2B networking
  • Panel forum 🗣👥👤👥 about “Driving Productivity of Terengganu Tourism Industry by moderator 👨🏽‍💼 , Dato’ K. Thangavelu

Hmm…Curious 🤔 about where are the exciting tourist destinations📍📍within Terengganu❓⁉️

You may check out her 👩🏻 tweets 📌 thread with ?? replies of trip updates shared 😉😀

Let’s sharing here a sneak peak 👀 of the places 📍📍visited ya 😝😉

Tourist Destinations Visit @ Terengganu

Breakfast ☕️🍛 @ Warong Norazila Kuala Ibai

It’s SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻’s 2️⃣nd visit, still delicious tasty 😋 with just RM3.50/ plate, a must have 👍🏻👆🏻breakfast in Terengganu 😃

Nasi Dagang 🍛❓⁉️

It’s a glutinous rice 🍚 dish served with fresh fish 🐟 named “Ikan Tongkol” in Malaysia 🇲🇾 ‘s national language 👍🏻👆🏻It’s a bit shinny looking due to the fish 🐟 oil & coconut 🌴🥥 of it’s cooking preparation. Recommended to eat with the curry 🍛 served, more delicious tasty 😋🤤👍🏻

It remains tasty delicious 😋🤤 as always

Address📍: 20, Jalan Batu Buruk, Taman Midah, 20400 Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu, West Malaysia

Contact no.: +6013-9474444 & +6016-6064000

FB: https://m.facebook.com/warongnorazilaBK/

 

Not to be missed‼️ Amazing river 💦💧cruise ⛴ to visiting to its beautiful Crystal ğŸ’ŽğŸ’  Mosque 🕌 @ Islamic Edutainment Park aka Taman Tamadun Islam (TTI) in Malaysia 🇲🇾’s national language 😀

It’s located 📍in a small natural island 🌴 named Wan Man Island & off of east coast of Terengganu. This 22 hectares unique interactive theme park is featuring the Islamic 🕍 teaching & to demonstrate the achievement of Islamic architecturesince 🕋 establishment in Feb 2008

It also provides an interactive tram 🚃🚋 journey to the famous Islamic monuments e.g. Taj Mahal 🕌 of India 🇮🇳 , Al-Hambra Citadel 🕌 of Spain 🇪🇸 etc.

Address📍: Pulau Wan Man, Losong Panglima Perang, 21000 Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu, West Malaysia

Website 🌐: http://www.tti.com.my/

FB 🌐: https://www.facebook.com/Taman-Tamadun-Islam-135788076508646/

Chinatown 🛒🛍

It’s 1️⃣st established by the Chinese community in the late 19th century & was once a commercial hub with the Chinese built the traditionally designed shop houses 🏘🏘 according to their place of origin, Mainland China 🇨🇳

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It has been declared as a heritage site📍by the United Nation’s UNESCO under its World 🌍🗺 Monument Watch Programme to ensure beautification & preservation of its pre-colonial heritage significant 🏛⛩ The Chinese community is living harmoniously with the majority Malay community here in Terengganu by blending well with the local culture & heritage, speaking fluent local dialect while retaining their own identity 👍🏻✌🏻

 

Do walking 🚶🏻‍♀️🚶🏻‍♂️ along the Chinatown to enjoy the atmosphere & appreciate the colourful eclectic architecture. There are souvenir ğŸ›ğŸŽshops, restaurants 🍽🍴, electronic 📺🖥, grocery shops, wall murals ğŸŽ¨ğŸ–Œ with 2️⃣ temples ⛩⛩ named Ho Ann Temple & Thien Hou Temple

SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 & friends 👫👭👬 had a great lunch 🍽🍴 at Chinatown too 🤩😉

Address📍: Along Jalan Bandar & Jalan Kampung Cina, 21000 Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu, West Malaysia

Website 🌐: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chinatown,_Kuala_Terengganu

SouvenirsğŸ›ğŸŽâ“â‰ï¸

Let’s go for batik Terengganu shopping 🛒🛍 @ Noor Arfa Craft Complex 🏢, you can get other local crafts too 😍🤩

Address📍: Noor Arfa Craft Complex, Lot 4153, Cendering Industrial Area, 21080 Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu, West Malaysia

Website 🌐: noor-arfa.com

Hmm…What to bring back as food souvenirs from Terengganu❓⁉️

Do check out for keropok lekor i.e. steamed / fried fish 🐟🐟 cakes & keropok ikan i.e. fish 🐟🐟 crackers 😋😋

Address📍: Keropok Cap BuBu, 8A, Jalan Kemaman-Kuantan, Kg. Chendor, 26080 Kuantan, Pahang, West Malaysia

Contact no.ğŸ“žâ˜Žï¸ğŸ“±: Awie +6013-9494975 & +6017-8288002

 

She had 1️⃣ night hotel stay 🛌🛀🏻🚿 with Primula Beach 🏖 🏝 Resort 🏢

She was in a deluxe room with her roommate 👭, 1️⃣st impression when stepped in 👣 the comfy & lovely carpeted room. It sports a contemporary look & with a private balcony overlooking half the city 🌆🏙 view & half the sea 🌊 view with sandy beach 🏖🏝

You can opt for a city 🌆🏙 view or a pool 🏊🏻‍♀️🏊🏻‍♂️ view of this deluxe rooms selection

A well furnished room with an intelligent control panel near the bed 🛏 for the air-conditioning system❄️💨, lights🛋💡, radio📻, coloured TV 📺 with cable channel & other electrical appliances. The room comes with a safety box 🗝, tea or coffee ☕️ making facilities, mini-bar, iron, ironing board, a hair dryer & toiletries

Her room air-conditioner not working well, luckily still had a comfy sleep 💤😴🛏, not too warm ohh….

SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 really enjoyed the wide variety breakfast 🍽🍴☕️ e.g. Nasi Dagang 🍛, pink Nasi Lemak, porridge 🥣, cheese 🧀 & toast etc served at Bayu Restaurant 👍🏻😋🤤

Address📍: Jalan Persinggahan, 20400 Kuala Terengganu , Terengganu, West Malaysia

Website 🌐: http://www.primulahotels.com/

FB 🌐: https://www.facebook.com/primulabeachhotel/

 

Tourist Destinations Visit @ Redang Island 🌴 🏖🏝

It’s her 1️⃣st time exploring this island 🌴🏖🏝Yeah‼️

She really enjoyed her 1️⃣ night hotel stay 🛌🛀🏻🚿 with Laguna Redang Resort 🌴🏖🏝🏢

Address📍: Pasir Panjang, Redang Island, Terengganu, West Malaysia

Website 🌐: http://www.lagunaredang.com.my/

FB 🌐: https://www.facebook.com/lagunaredang/

Dive Station for Snorkelling

Do stay tune for her next blogging 👩🏻‍💻📝 to sharing her stay vacation 🛌🛀🏻🚿🛋 & travel experience 🤩 @ Redang Island 🌴 🏖🏝ya

 

Ohh ya…Do check out SiennyLovesDrawing👩🏻’s top contributor👆🏻account via🌐https://www.tripadvisor.com.my/members/siennylovesdrawing for her recent reviews on the Terengganu & Redang Island’s tourist attractions, food & accommodation stay 👩🏻‍💻📝

Interested❓⁉️

Do check out 🌐 www.mitaevent.com or  🌐 https://www.facebook.com/MITAMsia/ for upcoming MITA events 🤗

Yeah‼️Certificate📜of appreciation for SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 as media for this tourism event 😃 Special thank you 🙏🏻 for the continuous trust in her editorial 👩🏻👩🏻‍💻📝

A memorable group photo 📸 captured

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Port Dickson (PD) ~ more than just a coastal beach

Yeah‼️ It’s 27 Sept ~ World Tourism Day ~  🌍🗺😃

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In this blogging 👩🏻‍💻📝, SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 is gonna sharing about her recent 6️⃣ star ⭐️ luxury stay vacation with Lexis Hibiscus Port Dickson 🌺🏢 at Tanjung Gemok 🏖🏝 & some must visit tourist destinations📍📍nearby i.e. within 15mins drive 🚗🚙

It’s the largest water 💦💧 homes development 🏢 in the world 🌍🗺 Wow😲‼️

It’s strategically located📍with just 1️⃣ hour drive 🚗🚙 from KL 🌆🏙 & 30mins drive 🚗🚙 from KLIA ✈️

It was a happy 😃 late check-in 🔑🗝to her room ~ The Sky Pool Villa @ the Tower Block 🏢 after the whole day B2B event & sites visit trip 😌☺️

Lexis Hibiscus 🌺🏢 is nestled on PD’s pristine Pasir Panjang beach 🏝🏖 & overlooking the Straits of Malacca 🌊 with 639 pool 🏊🏻‍♀️🏊🏻‍♂️ villas i.e. 117 tower rooms & 522 overwater 💦💧villas 👍🏻😁

Guess what❓⁉️

Each of its room is with a private dip pool 🏊🏻‍♀️🏊🏻‍♂️ & steam ♨️ room for its hotel guests 👫👭👬 to relax 😌 That’s why it won🏅the Guiness World Record ~ Most swimming pools 🏊🏻‍♀️🏊🏻‍♂️ in a resort 🏢 ~ & ~ Most overwater 💦💧villas at a single resort 🏢 ~ Bravo 👏🏻 🙌🏻‼️

Once stepped 👣 in her room with sea 🌊 view, she was amazed 😍🤩 the huge room space & 2️⃣ King size bed 🛏 🛏 for 2️⃣ pax 👭 Then, she walked 🚶🏻‍♀️towards the room balcony & 1️⃣st impressed 😍🤩 with the beautiful sky 🌌 high living view. This spacious balcony is with the private swimming pool 🏊🏻‍♀️🏊🏻‍♂️ & steam ♨️ room

Wow‼️ Beautiful night view 🌃🌌 from the room’s balcony 😍😍

A tiring 😵 day, she went shower🛀🏻🚿, downloading photos 📸 to laptop 💻& slept 🛌😴💤

Ohh….She really loves ❤️ the comfy soft pillow & huge bed 🛏 ~ King size 😃😁

An enjoyable great sleep 🛌😴💤 for a night 🌃🌌 (Too short ohh…More nightsss please 😝😜)

Woke up early 🔅🔆 as would like to catch sunrise 🌅 , however it was slight cloudy ⛅️😟

 

So, she switched on the steam ♨️ room, had a morning 🔅🔆 dip 🏊🏻‍♀️ at the pool, then a hot steam ♨️😌

Truly refreshing morning 🔅🔆 to chill & relax 😄

💗💗 ~ Hospitality is our passion ~ 💗💗

After the delicious healthy buffet breakfast ğŸ¥ž 🍳 ☕️ served at Roselle Coffee House, checked out to explore around PD 🚌

Bye 👋 bye 👋 Special thank you 🙏🙏 for the wonderful farewell songs ğŸŽ¶ğŸŽµğŸŽ¤Â & dances 🕺💃👯‍♂️👯‍♀️😉😁

 

Address📍: 12th Mile, Jalan Pantai, Port Dickson, 71250 Pasir Panjang, Negeri Sembilan, West Malaysia

Website🌐: https://www.lexishibiscuspd.com/en/default.aspx

FB: https://www.facebook.com/lexishibiscuspd/

The within resort map via 🌐 https://www.lexishibiscuspd.com/getmedia/a764f04a-65d7-4fe7-a08d-db218ecbe2de/A1-lexis-hibiscus-June-2016.pdf.aspx

 

Hmm…Curious 🤔 & wonder about the places of interest 📍📍surrounding PD❓⁉️

The max is just within 15mins drive 🚗🚙 ya 😃🤗 Yeah‼️

i. Dickson Dragon Cruise ⛴

15mins drive 🚗🚙 to Admiral Marina & Leisure Club ⚓️

An enjoyable 😃 & relaxing 😌 cruise ⛴ , highly recommended it 👆 to appreciate pretty sunset moment 🌅

It’s a 2️⃣️-storey cruise ⛴ , SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 loves 💗 the time spent at upper deck, the lying on the bean bags 😌 & listening 👂 the karaokeÂ ğŸŽ¶ğŸŽµğŸŽ¤Â (Yes ✅ , service available on board) by friends 👫👭👬 downstairs, just so chill & relax 😃

Address📍: Admiral Marina & Leisure Club ⚓️, 5 1/2 Miles Jalan Pantai, Si Rusa, 71050 Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan, West Malaysia

Website🌐: https://platinumcharters.com.my/dickson-dragon/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/dicksondragon/

 

ii. Sabrina Yacht 🛥

Same location 📍 i.e. The 15mins drive 🚗🚙 to Admiral Marina & Leisure Club ⚓️

She 👩🏻 only dropped with friends to have a short viewing tour in this yatch 🛥 , just right before the Dickson Dragon Cruise ⛴ departure

It’s a spacious comfy 2️⃣️-storey yatch 🛥 & fully furnished 👍🏻

Sabrina Yacht 🛥 is available for day charters & overnight 🌃🌌 charters. It caters to private functions e.g. engagement 👩‍❤️‍💋‍👨💍 ceremony, wedding 🤵👰 party, birthday partyğŸŽˆğŸŽ‚Â & corporate events etc.Â ğŸŽ‰ğŸŽŠ (Refer video clip below from FB page: Platinum Charters Pte Ltd)

Address📍: Admiral Marina & Leisure Club ⚓️, 5 1/2 Miles Jalan Pantai, Si Rusa, 71050 Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan, West Malaysia

HotlineğŸ“žâ˜Žï¸ğŸ“±: +6012-5513983

Website🌐: https://platinumcharters.com.my/product/sabrina-kong-halvorsen-80/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/platinumcharterspteltd/

 

iii. PD Dream World Upside Down ⬆️⬇️🔃 & 3️⃣D Pix

12 mins drive 🚗🚙

Definitely worth 👍🏻 to spend time here to enjoy crazy 😆😁 happy photos snapping 📸 with family members & friends 👫👭👬

A 2️⃣️-storey shoplot,

  • Level 1️⃣️ for upside down fun
  • Level 2️⃣️ for the 3️⃣️D art studio

Opppsss….She has missed her chance 🤦‍♀️ to experience the 5️⃣️D art…Next visit ya👌✌️

 

Address📍: No 21-G, Medan Remis,, Jalan Remis 2, Batu 5, Si Rusa, 71050 Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan, West Malaysia

FB: https://www.facebook.com/pdupsidedown/

 

iv. PD Ostrich 🐦Show Farm

Approximately 🔟mins drive 🚗🚙 as this farm located near Purnama beach 🏖🏝 with a large collection of ostriches 🐦🐦

It has a petting zoo with pets & farm animals, as well as providing pony 🐴 rides. All guests 👫👭👬can feed 🤲🏻🐦 & snap photosss📸 with the animals in this farm

SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 had a photo 📸 up close with the princess ostrich 👑🐦 of this farm

Ohh ya…Also can opt for a race 🏃🏻‍♀️🏃🏻‍♂️with the ostriches🐦🐦

Guess what❓⁉️

Yeah‼️ SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻has experienced the race🏃‍♀️ & got herself a certificate 📜

All guests 👫👭👬 can opt to stepping 👣 on the ostrich egg 🥚 & it doesn’t break‼️ Wow‼️ Unbelievable‼️ Do check out the short clip ğŸ“¹ğŸŽ¥Â below shared from its FB page ~ The lay egg 🥚 process by princess ostrich 👑🐦 in the farm

You may shop 🛒 some ostriches food items (Without cholestrol 👍) e.g. ostrich meat, satay🍢etc. to bring home 🏡 to enjoy with family members & friends 👫👭👬

It operates daily from 9.30am till 6pm & an entrance fee ğŸŽŸï¸Â is charged

Address📍: Lot 1419, Jalan Kemang 13, Batu 9, Jalan Pantai, 73000 Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan, West Malaysia

Website🌐: http://9wondersofpd.com/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/pdostrichshowfarm/

 

v. Herbal 🌿🌱Oasis Farm

 🔟mins drive 🚗🚙 as it’s next to the PD Ostrich 🐦Show Farm

However, it requires a separate entry ticket ğŸŽŸ ya

She 👩🏻 has learnt much more about herbal plants 🌱🌿🍃 & each of its benefits

Also learnt to prepare a rainbow colours 🌈 fruits, flower (Hibiscus flowers are edible ya) & vegetables salad 🥗 with group mates

Really juicy delicious 😋🤤 to enjoy this self made salad 🥗

Ohh ya…During the farm tour, she has actually requested from the farm owner 👩‍🌾, Mrs Kiang for 2️⃣️ herbal plant roots 🌱🌿, however Mrs Kiang 👩‍🌾 said after the tour, then none at all (Hmm… 🤔 Why later later❓⁉️)

SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 also forgotten towards 🤦‍♀️ the end of the farm visit, no ❌ new  🆕 plant roots 🌱🌿 purchase 🛒 for her papa 👴 at home garden 🏡 Sigh…Sad…Sad…😭😭

Address📍: Lot 1419, Jalan Kemang 13, Batu 9, Jalan Pantai, 73000 Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan, West Malaysia

Website🌐: http://9wondersofpd.com/pd-parks/herbal-oasis/

FB: https://www.facebook.com/herbaloasisfarm/

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MITA Showcasing Tourism Producsts Negeri Sembilan ğŸ‡²ğŸ‡¾

Yeah‼️ SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 has recently participated as 1️⃣ of the media members 👭👫👬 for the Malaysian Inbound Tourism Association (MITA)’s Business Networking 2️⃣D1️⃣N trip ğŸŽ’ğŸ•¶ğŸ§¢Â at Negeri Sembilan (N9️⃣) 🇲🇾 with approximately 250 pax of the tourism industry players/ delegates 👭👫👬 from nationwide 🇲🇾in particular Negeri Sembilan, KL, JB etc. & Singapore 🇸🇬

Wow‼️ Congrats 👏🏻🙌🏻 for this successful tourism event organised towards achieving tourism productivity of 4.1% a year i.e. aligning with the Government initiative 🙌🏻✌🏻

This is her 2️⃣nd participation, 1️⃣st was at Langkawi Island 🌴🏖🏝, refer link 👩🏻‍💻📝 below,

🌐 https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2018/07/24/mita-business-networking-langkawi-island/

With the continuous great 👍 effort of organising more tourism events moving forward, surely will increasing ⬆️ the 1.1% growth of 2017 overall tourism employment rate & future years 👏🏻🙌🏻

This tourism event was held📍with concurrent sessions in the grand ballroom of Royale Chulan Seremban 🏢,

  • Malaysian Productivity Council (MPC) exhibition
  • ezBE consultation ~ An online self- assessment tool to gauge an entity/ organisation’s succes, more details via http://wayup.my/index.php/ezbe-assessment-tool/
  • Productivity Gain Measurement (PGM) consultation ~ Productivity measurement on an organisation’s efficiency before & after interventions completed, more details via http://www.mpc.gov.my/epgm/
  • B2B networking
  • Small Medium Enterprises (SME) Products Showcasing by the Seremban Municipal Council (MPS)

Hmm…What’s the objectives 📌 of this MITA Business To Business (B2B) at N9️⃣❓⁉️

MITA aims to,

1) Showcasing Tourism Products @ N9️⃣

2) Networking among tourism players 👭👫👬

3) Maximizing ⬆️ the productivity of local tourism asset, including locally produced art & craft ğŸŽ¨ğŸ–Œ

SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 had an awesome 🤩 learning experience of handmaking 👐🏻🙌🏻 a colourful 🌈 basket with rattan at the booth of Malaysia 🇲🇾 Handicraft Development Corporation ~ N9️⃣ branch 😀

4) Providing a platform 🗣👥👤👥 to identify issues & challenges in hampering productivity growth 📈

She 👩🏻 has learnt a lot from the forum 🗣👥👤👥 which moderated by YBhg Dato’ K Thangavelu ~ “Challenges & Opportunities for Tourism in Negeri Sembilan” with panelists from Tourism Malaysia, N9️⃣ Economic Planning unit (EPU), MPS, MITA’ s Chinese Individual Market & MITA’s Incentive group

Some of the challenges faced to continue developing N9️⃣ as a greater 👍🏻 tourist destination📍among both local & foreign tourists👭👫👬 including low ⬇️ awareness of its tourist spots📍📍to visit, having enough multi-language talented tourist guides 👫👬👭especially to service the increasing trend of China 🇨🇳 tourists 👭👫👬, greater 👍🏻 transportation infrastructure ğŸšŠğŸš–ğŸšžğŸšŒ in place to receiving greater ⬆️ no. of tourists 👭👬👫 to N9️⃣ etc.

5) Having engagement opportunities on strategic planning, best management practices & collaboration with government agencies, industry & community leaders 👭👬👫

6) Receiving the latest update on strategies by Local Tourism Authorities i.e. Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture Malaysia (MOTAC), MPS, Tourism Productivity Nexus, MPC etc. 👍🏻

7) Implementing Tourism Product Audit practices

The choice of tourist destinations📍 are both Seremban & Port Dickson (PD) of N9️⃣, West Malaysia 🇲🇾 Hmm…Why N9️⃣❓⁉️

“It’s because N9️⃣ located📍in between South states of West Malaysia 🇲🇾 to Kuala Lumpur (KL) 🌆🌃 & both local & foreign tourists 👫👭👬 will passing by whenever travelling on the road 🚗🚕🚌🚐 from South, however most of the time missing it by not ❌ stopping by to learn more & experiencing its Adat Perpatih cultures” said Mr Uzaidi Udanis 👨🏽‍💼, the President of MITA & Chairman of the Tourism Productivity Nexus during the event

This actually aligns with the low ⬇️ awareness of its exciting places to visit in N9️⃣ as shared during the forum 🗣👥👤👥 , refer item 4 above

Hmm…Curious 🤔 about where are the exciting tourist destinations📍📍within N9️⃣❓⁉️

You may check out her 👩🏻 tweets 📌 thread with 42 replies of trip updates shared 😉😀

1️⃣st sharing a sneak peak 👀 of the places… 😝😉

Seremban

i. The biggest & oldest rubber tree 🌳 in Malaysia 🇲🇾

Hmm…Guess what❓⁉️

She 👩🏻 has hugged 🤗 this biggest tree 🌳 as she 👩🏻 was told she will gain long live, health & prosperity after hugging 🤗 this tree 🌳

So, don’t forget to hug  🤗 it 🌳 during your visit ya 😃😁 

ii. Tuanku Ja’afar Royal 👑 Gallery

SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 has enjoyed her gallery visit

Most impressed is Tuanku Ja’afar 🤴🏽also an art ğŸŽ¨ğŸ–Œ lover ❤️ like her 👩🏻 Tuanku Ja’afar 🤴🏽 very passionate ❤️ in charcoal sketch, watercolour & pastel colour especiallyğŸŽ¨ğŸ–Œ

iii. NS Galleria Chocolate 🍫 World 

💯% handmade chocolate🍫🍫, do visit here for gifts cum souvenirsğŸ’ğŸŽshopping🛒🛍, do enjoy a vblog ğŸ“¹ğŸŽ¥ captured from her 1️⃣st visit

 

iv. Colours of Negeri Sembilan

Definitely a must-go ✅ cultural performance show to get to know & understand N9️⃣ arts & cultures greater 👍🏻🙌🏻

2️⃣nd time & it remains awesome 👏🏻 & impressive 🤩 from her 1️⃣st visit

Do read 📖 more of her 1️⃣st review 👩🏻‍💻📝 experience of this rich cultural performance, 🌐 https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2018/05/08/colours-of-negeri-sembilan-%F0%9F%87%B2%F0%9F%87%BE/

She 👩🏻 still loves 💗 & enjoys the local famous plate dance the most 👏🏻🙌🏻👍🏻,

Other hidden gems explored by SiennyLovesDrawing  👩🏻 are,

🌐 https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2018/06/26/awesome-boden-edu-farm-visit/

🌐 https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2018/05/19/kenaboi-state-park-of-negeri-sembilan/

PD

She 👩🏻 has learnt much more about PD at N9️⃣ especially from this trip, so do stay tune for her next blogging 👩🏻‍💻📝 as she is gonna sharing about the must visit places📍📍in PD as listed below,

  • Dickson Dragon Cruise ⛴
  • Sabrina Yacht 🛥
  • PD Dream Upside Down ⬆️⬇️🔃 & 3️⃣D Pix
  • PD Ostrich 🐦 Farm
  • Herbal 🌿🌱Oasis Farm

Definitely PD is more than just its coastal beach 🌴🏝🏖 side ya ✌🏻😍

She really enjoyed her 6️⃣ star ⭐️ luxury hotel stay 🛌🛀🏻🚿 with Lexis Hibiscus 🌺 Hotel 🏢 (🌐 http://www.lexishibiscuspd.com/) which located📍at 12th Mile, Jalan Pantai, Port Dickson, 71250 Pasir Panjang, Negeri Sembilan, West Malaysia 🇲🇾 Do stay tune for her next blogging 👩🏻‍💻📝 to sharing her stay vacation 🛌🛀🏻🚿🛋 experience 🤩

 

Ohh ya…Do check out SiennyLovesDrawing👩🏻’s top contributor👆🏻account via🌐https://www.tripadvisor.com.my/members/siennylovesdrawing for her recent reviews on the N9️⃣’s tourist attractions, food & accommodation stay 👩🏻‍💻📝

This tourism event also provides a way to introducing Tourism Productivity Nexus to all tourism industry players👫👭👬 It aims to be the tourism industry catalyst, then to gain a multiplier effect to boost 📈 tourism activities in each states within Malaysia 🇲🇾

Also a platform to provide guidance & support to SMEs to increase ⬆️ their productivity, innovation & to providing new 🆕 opportunities, then the growth 📈

It also prepare the tourism productivity specialists👫👭👬 & assist these industries to identify & support productivity completionp👍🏻with the support 💪 of the MPC

Interested❓⁉️

Do exploring 🌐 www.mitaevent.com for upcoming MITA events 🤗

Yeah‼️Certificate📜of appreciation for SiennyLovesDrawing 👩🏻 as media for this tourism event 😃 Special thank you to all for trusting her 👩🏻👩🏻‍💻📝

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