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Tohoku, Japan ~ Miyagi Prefecture & Things To Do

Yeahโ€ผ๏ธ From SiennyLovesDrawing ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป earlier blogging about the 1st session of Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต National Tourism Organization (JNTO) Tohoku Online Seminar Secretariat attended with aims to promoting & endorsing Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต Tourism in Tohoku region, also to providing the latest information from local municipalities, Tourism Federation & Malaysian presenters who are familiar with the mentioned areas ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป Tohoku region in Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต

Welcome to read more about the 1st session about Akita Perfecture & things to do via ๐ŸŒ https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2021/10/26/tohoku-japan-akita-prefecture-things-to-do/

Again, she really enjoyed this 2nd session @ 18 Nov & would like to share some of the important information she has learnt about Miyagi Prefecture here. Similarly, this online seminar kick started with the updates of new ๐Ÿ†• normal travel in Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตby Ms Tracy Lim. More updated details via ๐ŸŒ https://www.japan.travel/en/practical-coronavirus-information/ & https://www.mofa.go.jp/ca/cp/page22e_000925.html . Then followed by interesting travel & living experiences in Miyagi by various presenters ie. Ms Nadia, Ms Olivia Lam etc.

Sharing from Ms Nadia ๐Ÿง•๐Ÿผ (Malaysian student from Kedah) in her 6th year in Sendai, the capital city of Miyagi Perfecture & shown us a live walk from her Tohoku University, a famous shopping street arcade & its surrounding. She also told about Date Masamune, a famous samurai war ford. Love that Sendai is known as City Of Trees, we need more of tree cities around the globe. Read more via ๐ŸŒ https://sendai-experience.com/en/

Next, sharing from Mr Nagi Cao ๐Ÿ™‹๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ from Miyagi Tourism Department & Miyagi is actually his hometown. Only 1% foreign tourists visiting here, a hidden gem to SiennyLovesDrawing when she heard it ๐Ÿคฉ

Also Miyagi Perfecture is good for family with kids to travel around as shared by Ms Olivia Lam ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿปto end this online seminar

Ohh ya…Ms Olivia ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿป has recommended about Zunda Mochi, a specialty wagashi (ie. Traditional Japanese sweet) of Miyagi which made from sweetened Edamame. Wowโ€ผ๏ธ Sound tempting delicious ๐Ÿ˜‹๐Ÿคค to SiennyLovesDrawing as she loves mochi & edamame a lot

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Things To Do @ Miyagi Prefecture

Miyagi Perfecture was once affected by a serious earthquake slightly 10 years ago, do check out this clip via ๐Ÿ“น๐ŸŒ https://youtu.be/YJxIxcuvyYI to observe the Miyagiโ€™s reconstructed areas

Mr Nagi has shared some famous destinations to visit in Miyagi during each of the 4 seasons as well as some special unique reason to enjoy

Funaoka Castle Park in Shibata is well known as thousand cherry trees & more than 200K tourists visited each year during the cherry ๐ŸŒธ blossom season ๐Ÿ˜ฒ It’s particularly known for a slope car that goes up & down the mountain through the cherry trees & a famous Kannon statue standing 24m tall @ the top of the mountain ๐Ÿ”๏ธ that was built as a symbol of peace & security. More info via ๐ŸŒ https://www.skbk.or.jp/en/shibata-cherry-blossom/ & welcome to check out more about the beautiful scenes in this photos album via ๐ŸŒ https://www.facebook.com/516136811836316/posts/3800703606712937/

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Miyagi has incredible festivals all-year round, summer is especially packed with celebrations, some of its festivals are in this FB video via ๐ŸŒ https://www.facebook.com/visitmiyagi/posts/2210512775732036 , eg. famous historical festival named Sairi Genya with beautiful 100 lanterns surrounding the Sairi Yashiki old warehouse buildings. Also to check out the Hirose River Lantern Festival for “Toro-nagashi” aka lantern floating, a Japanese Obon tradition where people float paper lanterns down a river

Michinoku Yosakoi Festival every year with thousands of dancers in almost 200 teams from all over Japan ๐Ÿ—พ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต filled the street of Sendai to perform โ€œYosakoiโ€, an energetic group dance that combines traditional Japanese dance movements & modern music. However, due to global health pandemic, stream the Yosakoi dance online named โ€œOnline Michi YOSAโ€. For more info via ๐ŸŒ https://michinoku-yosakoi.net

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As an art lover, she really wish to be at the famous Reborn Art Festival which held almost every year. It was 1st held after the Great East Japan Earthquake Disaster & with aims to promote recovery in the region & has since grown as a popular event to celebrate creativity & expression. The Kohei Nawaโ€™s captivating White Deer (Oshika) installation in Oginohama, Miyagi. It’s with online video exhibits this year @ Ishinomaki City area, Oshika Peninsula, Onagawa Station area, do check out via ๐ŸŒ https://www.reborn-art-fes.jp/en/shikanoyukue/

The most popular nature adventures here is birds watching @ Izunuma in northern Miyagi Prefecture. Suggest to visit in the summer when lotus blooms spread across the lake like a giant carpet. Must try a boat ride through the middle of the lotus flowers. For more info via ๐ŸŒ https://www.tohokukanko.jp/en/attractions/detail_10008.html

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For family with kids, it’s recommended by Ms Olivia to visit the Sendai Umino-Mori Aquarium ๐Ÿ ๐ŸŸ๐Ÿก๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿณ, the coastal area of eastern Sendai City. Also a favorite weekend getaway for local Japanese families & a popular dating spot for young couples

With almost 10K square meters floor area & over 300 kinds of aquatic animal & plant specimens on display, including a school of 25K sardines, exhibitions of the Sanriku sea & deep-sea fishes

Yesโœ…, 1 of the largest aquariums in the Tohoku region. Visitors can also view dolphin & sea lion performances etc. More info via ๐ŸŒ http://www.uminomori.jp/umino/en/index.html

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Must visit to Zuihoden aka Samurai Residence. It’s the date mausoleum famed resting place of Date Masamune, the founder of Sendai & is a mainstay among Miyagi’s attractions. More about one of Sendai’s most treasured landmarks via ๐ŸŒ https://tsumugu.yomiuri.co.jp/en/learn/mausoleum-of-one-eyed-dragon-a-sight-to-behold-in-sendai/ & ๐ŸŒ https://www.zuihoden.com/en/

A vibrant model of Japanese architecture, Zuihoden also entombs Masamuneโ€™s son & grandson, Date Tadamune & Date Tsunamune. It’s a quiet spot with lots of greenery & hydrangeas adding to its tranquil beauty

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Ohh ya…Miyagi Prefecture is with this scenic spot named Naruko Gorge, located in Osaki City. Cliffs reach about 100m high & stretch for 2.5 km, the “V-shaped canyon” formed by the erosion of the Ootani River is really a sight to behold especially when autumn season ๐Ÿ

A perfect photo spot would be the Naruko Gorge Rest House @ Nakayamadaira side entrance of the Naruko Gorge Trail & Oofukazawa Bridge to see the leaves changing color ๐Ÿคฉ๐Ÿ˜

Must enjoy the Naruto Onsen, hot spring village of Naruko-onsen-kyo, located in the north of Miyagi Prefecture. It consists of 5 hot springs. More info via ๐ŸŒ http://en.naruko.gr.jp

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For winter season, Miyagi is good for ski โ›ท๏ธ๐ŸŽฟ holidays especially @ Miyagi Zaoโ€™s Eboshi Ski Resort. Check out this clip via ๐Ÿ“น๐ŸŒ https://www.facebook.com/516136811836316/posts/3662411400542159/ . Also read more via ๐ŸŒ https://travelweekly.co.uk/articles/332649/exploring-tohoku-in-northern-japan

Miyagi is also a food kingdom as top provider for rice & with richest fishing ground for seafood . After attended this 2nd session & read more about Miyagi while writing this sharing, SiennyLovesDrawing really looking forward to visit Miyagi Prefecture soon. She would like to travel with her little niece to the Sendai Umino-Mori Aquarium ๐Ÿ ๐ŸŸ๐Ÿก๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿณ Do stay tuned for her next sharing on 3rd session @ 15 Dec about the Iwate Perfecture, she just can’t wait ๐Ÿ˜

Website ๐ŸŒ : https://www.japan.travel/en/destinations/tohoku/miyagi/ & https://visitmiyagi.com/

Ohh ya…For travel convenience, you may check out Tocoo! ~ The Japan’s ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตLeading Rental Car Reservation Site for your car rental booking service with hundreds of their outlets throughout Japan of various car rental brands during your trips via ๐ŸŒ https://www2.tocoo.jp/en/?asp_id=1679&utm_source=1679&utm_medium=affiliate

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Tohoku, Japan ~ Akita Prefecture & Things To Do

Updated 23 Nov 2021 6.30pm ~ Miyagi blog post linkย ๐Ÿ˜€ย 

Yeahโ€ผ๏ธ SiennyLovesDrawing ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป has been invited by Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต National Tourism Organization (JNTO) Tohoku Online Seminar Secretariat to attend a series of its 6 online seminars ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ’ป about the Tohoku areas listed below,

These online seminars ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ’ป are being held with aims to promoting & endorsing Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต Tourism in Tohoku region, also to providing the latest information from local municipalities, Tourism Federation & Malaysian presenters who are familiar with the mentioned areas ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป Tohoku region in Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต is well known with its nature beauty as shown in this video via ๐ŸŒ https://www.facebook.com/Visit.My.Japan/videos/905564299594438/

She really enjoyed the 1st session @ 14 Oct & would like to share some of the important information she has learnt about Akita Prefecture here

Ohh ya…She has won a lucky draw gift ๐ŸŽ ~ Premium Kitaha Japanese tea ๐Ÿต , special thank you ya ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

The online seminar kick started with the updates of Covid 19 status , safety measurements (In multi languages) at shops/ restaurants & new ๐Ÿ†• normal travel in Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต The Japanese people already resumed their life & some places can observe the crowds. More updated details from time to time via ๐ŸŒ https://www.japan.travel/en/practical-coronavirus-information/ , then followed by interesting travel & living experiences in Akita by various presenters ie. Mr. Makito Kochihira, Ms. Cheesie etc.

Things To Do @ Akita Prefecture ็ง‹็”ฐ็œŒ ๐Ÿšถ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐ŸŽ’โœˆ๏ธ

Akita Prefecture is often known as โ€˜Bi no Kuni (The Country of Beauty), yes โœ…, naturally the essential Japanese food & cultural experiences. Its visitors can enjoy a variety of leisure experiences in the mountains ๐Ÿ” , sea ๐ŸŒŠ & lakes throughout all 4 seasons throughout a year ๐Ÿ˜

Don’t you remember the famous movie ~ Hachi: A Dogโ€™s Tale ๐Ÿถ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿฆด that has touched most of us with its loyalty, love & friendship between the dog & man for generationsโ“โ‰๏ธ

Yes โœ…, Odate city, Akita is its hometown , so do dropping by Akita Dog Visitors Center, next door to Odate train station during your trip to visit them ya ๐Ÿ˜

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Mr. Makito Kochihira ๐Ÿ™‹๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ (Local guide)โ€™s live sharing during this session has explained about the autumn season, rice ๐ŸŒพ fields , wearing boot ๐Ÿฅพ & gloves ๐Ÿงค to enjoy the blue sky with 20 degree chilling morning & night, then watching the mountains turn red. During winter โ„๏ธ, Akita will snow heavily ie. 3 meter snow. All can experience all 4 seasonal weather here. Abundance of foods eg. rice ๐Ÿš, fruits ๐ŸŒฝ, vegetables ๐Ÿฅฌetc. to enjoy, while winter time to enjoy the pickles. He has shared that the people here, mainly are farmers ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸŒพ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸŒพ They will bring vegetables & distribute when big harvest time. He loves the heart warming & friendly local people lifestyle in Akita ๐Ÿ’—๐Ÿ’•

Only at Akita Prefecture, the visitors get to enjoy the unique flavour & texture of the luxury food junsai (watershield) by maneuvering a small boat ๐Ÿšฃโ€โ™‚๏ธ , then carefully picking junsai one by one

Tambo art uses rice paddy ๐ŸŒพ as a canvas to paint giant picture with different coloured rice ๐ŸŒพ plants. If you’re on the the Akita Nairiku Junkan Railway, you will pass by & enjoy the beautiful views of Tambo art ๐Ÿ˜

Also must experience the farm stay that she has learnt from Ms Cheesie sharing

There are numerous well known places to enjoy a walk to gain a mother nature hiking ๐Ÿฅพ experience in Akita with its expanses of natural beauty, especially the huge, strangely shaped Japanese beech tree, the Agariko Daiou, in Shishigahama wetland

Mt. Moriyoshi Gondola ๐Ÿ” is known as one of the hundred best mountains for wild flowers ๐ŸŒบ๐ŸŒธ & also its snow-covered tree ๐ŸŒฒ๐ŸŒณ scenery during the winter โ„๏ธ season

Winter โ„๏ธ sports are popular in Akita with a large number of ski ๐ŸŽฟ resorts & courses, including Tazawako Ski Resort & Mt. Moriyoshi Ani Ski Resort. Do check out this recorded live video by Visit Akita ใ€Fun from Home- Live Streaming from Akita Prefectureใ€‘via ๐ŸŒ https://www.facebook.com/599813696836168/posts/1846775732139952/

The Hydrangeas of Unsho-ji Temple โ›ฉ has gained popularity as a beautiful, picturesque spot to visit at least once in Oga during early summer. Also famously known as the โ€œblue heavenโ€, yes, this temple is a home to more than 1.2K hydrangeas ๐Ÿ’™ This flower represents gratitude, grace & beauty, also further symbolize unity & togetherness

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Lake Tazawa is the deepest lake in Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต with a depth of 423.4m. The beautiful blueness ๐Ÿ’™ & peaceful views to appreciate

Not to miss the Kakunodate Bukeyashiki ่ง’้คจ็”บ Street, a well known sightseeing spot with townscape to giving all visitors a real sense of the Edo era & to tr y on a kimono ๐Ÿ‘˜ & ride on rickshaws ๐Ÿ›บ . It used to attract 2 millions visitors annually

It’s 1 of the famous spot for Sakura Festival, do check out this video clip with beautiful cherry blossom captured via ๐Ÿ“น๐ŸŒ https://fb.watch/8QJ8GCLPTn/

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Ohh ya…There are 7 hot springs โ™จ๏ธ in this Akita Prefecture, each of them has different histories, appearances & spring types ie. Nyuto Onsen ไนณ้ ญๆธฉๆณ‰

Do check out this video captured about this onsen during winter โ„๏ธ via ๐ŸŒhttps://fb.watch/8QEDpdy3cU/

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After attended this 1st session & read more about Akita while writing this sharing, SiennyLovesDrawing really looking forward to visit Akita Prefecture soon. Moreover, she loves to travel with train ๐Ÿš‚, so definitely would like to travel with Akita Nairiku Line, 1 of the local lines in the Tohoku region which runs from Takanosu Station in Kitaakita, Akita Prefecture to Kakunodate Station in Semboku. It runs north-south inland & measures 100km in length

During winter season, the deep snowy scenery can be seen from the train window, while rice ๐ŸŒพharvest season, can enjoy the Tambo art as shared above. Clearly view the bright red iron bridge “Omatagawa Bridge ๐ŸŒ‰ that can be seen between Kayakusa Station & Okashinai Station. Do check out more about this train line in these 3 videos via
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Yes โœ…, she ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป will definitely wanna a train ๐Ÿš‚ ride when she is there to appreciate the nostalgic, indelible scenes of Akita, Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ—พ including the tranquil rural landscapes

You may check out more details received from this 1st session on Akita via ๐ŸŒ https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/japan-national-tourism-organization-jnto-tohoku-online-seminar-akita-prefecture-%E7%A7%8B%E7%94%B0%E7%9C%8C-cd3f471a86dd

Do stay tuned for her next sharing on 2nd session @ 18 Nov about the Miyagi Perfecture, she just can’t wait to it ๐Ÿ˜

Website ๐ŸŒ : https://www.japan.travel/en/destinations/tohoku/akita/ & https://stayakita.com/

Ohh ya…For travel convenience, you may check out Tocoo! ~ The Japan’s ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตLeading Rental Car Reservation Site for your car rental booking service with hundreds of their outlets throughout Japan of various car rental brands during your trips via ๐ŸŒ https://www2.tocoo.jp/en/?asp_id=1679&utm_source=1679&utm_medium=affiliate

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Updated 4 Dec 2021 , 6am

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https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/regional-partnerships-industry-readiness-among-key-factors-to-attract-muslim-tourists-to-malaysia-8b007ae32d6

14 July 2021 – Malaysian Maintains Top-Ranked Position In Global ~ Muslim Travel Index (GMTI) 2021

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/malaysian-maintains-top-ranked-position-in-global-ba97ab213f37

12 July 2021 – Islamic Tourism Centre Shows Continued Commitment Towards Betterment Of Muslim & Halal Travel Markets

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/islamic-tourism-centre-shows-continued-commitment-towards-betterment-of-muslim-halal-travel-626f13b86a5a

8 July 2021 – Islamic Tourism Economy Offers Opportunities For Women To Thrive In Tourism

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/islamic-tourism-economy-offers-opportunities-for-women-to-thrive-in-tourism-f00327a27ea7

8 July 2021 – Preservation Of Heritage Sites & Promotion Of Muslim-Friendly Tourism Key To Sustainable Tourism Development

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/preservation-of-heritage-sites-promotion-of-muslim-friendly-tourism-key-to-sustainable-tourism-3d064c550b0d

7 July 2021 – Muslim-Friendly Malaysia Sparks Interest Of Thailand Tourism Industry Players

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/muslim-friendly-malaysia-sparks-interest-of-thailand-tourism-industry-players-efe87c6a5daa

2 July 2021 – Virtual forum ~ โ€œWomen in Islamic Tourism Economyโ€ by Islamic Tourism Centre (ITC)

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/virtual-forum-women-in-islamic-tourism-economy-by-islamic-tourism-centre-itc-e43eafc75224

2 July 2021 – The VIP Pass ~ A hotel deal you donโ€™t wanna miss

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/the-vip-pass-9a33977932cc

June 2021

29 June 2021 – Developing Malaysia As The Top Choice For Islamic Tourism Destination

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/developing-malaysia-as-the-top-choice-for-islamic-tourism-destination-4c90920c0671

23 June 2021 – Islamic Tourism Centre Credits 12 Years Of Establishment To Government Support & Strong Industry Partnerships

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/islamic-tourism-centre-credits-12-years-of-establishment-to-government-support-strong-industry-d97b68f66d95

17 June 2021 – Malaysiaโ€™s Heritage Cuisine Has Potential To Draw Muslim Tourists

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/malaysias-heritage-cuisine-has-potential-to-draw-muslim-tourists-fdcdd318f1bd

May 2021

28 May 2021 – 8 TikTok creators keeping East Malaysian traditions alive

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/8-tiktok-creators-keeping-east-malaysian-traditions-alive-7e1dcec96908

March 2021

18 March 2021 – Malaysia Tourism Council (MTC) Stands In Solidarity With The Government of Malaysia to Support Pemerkasa Initiative

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/malaysia-tourism-council-mtc-stands-in-solidarity-with-the-government-of-malaysia-to-support-f849961fc769

Dec 2020

10 Dec 2020 – Tourism Malaysia Goes On โ€œThe Ultimate Malaysian Road Tripโ€ With The Food Ranger ~ Trevor James

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/tourism-malaysia-goes-on-the-ultimate-malaysian-road-trip-with-the-food-ranger-trevor-james-1e6432286021

1 Dec 2020 – Submissions invited for PATA Face of the Future 2021

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/submissions-invited-for-pata-face-of-the-future-2021-2b449113335b

Nov 2020

30 Nov 2020 – 60 years & beyond: Preparing Malaysia-Republic of Korea relations for a new era

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/60-years-beyond-preparing-malaysia-republic-of-korea-relations-for-a-new-era-f6511f25cf65

24 Nov 2020 – MOTAC Rolls Out Recovery Plan In Collaboration With Industry Players To Revive Malaysiaโ€™s Tourism Sector

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/motac-rolls-out-recovery-plan-in-collaboration-with-industry-players-to-revive-malaysias-tourism-c326b354c596

18 Nov 2020 – OPPO & Tourism Malaysia Launches โ€˜Be a RENOgrapherโ€™ Photography Contest

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/oppo-tourism-malaysia-launches-be-a-renographer-photography-contest-3aaf4ec2fcd6

6 Nov 2020 – Ministry of Tourism, Arts & Culture Malaysia (MOTAC) Appreciates Provisions in Budget 2021 To The Tourism, Art & Culture

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/ministry-of-tourism-arts-culture-malaysia-motac-appreciates-provisions-in-budget-2021-to-the-b90973e3d21c

Sept 2020

29 Sept 2020 – 4532nd National Foundation Day & 72nd Armed Forces Day of the Republic of Korea

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/4532nd-national-foundation-day-72nd-armed-forces-day-of-the-republic-of-korea-8a109c971c44

Aug 2020

25 Aug 2020 – AirAsia Wednesday SNAP Specials

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/airasia-wednesday-snap-specials-9687765011da

24 Aug 2020 – 2020 Hansik Contest is back

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/2020-hansik-contest-is-back-f9b141283f30

12 Aug 2020 – Beautiful Cherry Blossoms @ Korea

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/beautiful-cherry-blossoms-korea-7637bb40f739

3 Aug 2020 – Datoโ€™ Seri Ramlan Bin Ibrahim appointed as the new Chairman of Malaysia Tourism Promotion Board

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/dato-seri-ramlan-bin-ibrahim-appointed-as-the-new-chairman-of-malaysia-tourism-promotion-board-38005df57bd2

July 2020

27 July 2020 – Nasi Ambeng ~ Must try

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/nasi-ambeng-must-try-e445db75f4

16 July 2020 – Malaysia Virtual Travel Expo 2020

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/malaysia-virtual-travel-expo-2020-8b156eec792b

June 2020

11 June 2020 – Time To Explore Malaysia

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/time-to-explore-malaysia-952d89776108

10 June 2020 – New AirAsia Unlimited Pass revitalises Malaysiaโ€™s domestic tourism

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/new-airasia-unlimited-pass-revitalises-malaysias-domestic-tourism-9be030fb7add

5 June 2020 – PATA launches Dream to Travel Festival

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/pata-launches-dream-to-travel-festival-4a37a9ef6539

May 2020

Thai Airways with Its Rehabilitation Plan under the Bankruptcy Court Approved by Thai Government

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/thai-airways-with-its-rehabilitation-plan-under-the-bankruptcy-court-approved-by-thai-government-d06070d1c416

2 May 2020 – Asia Pacific to Drive Early Visitor Recovery in 2021

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/asia-pacific-to-drive-early-visitor-recovery-in-2021-1e88e7296938

Apr 2020

22 Apr 2020 – Letโ€™s Submit #StayHome Tourism Music Video Contest

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/lets-submit-stayhome-tourism-music-video-contest-2669e6415237

11 Apr 2020 – Tourism Contributes RM86.14billion To Malaysia Economy in 2019

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/tourism-contributes-rm86-14billion-to-malaysia-economy-in-2019-b854c8b0109a

Feb 2020

17 Feb 2020 – Visit Malaysia Year 2020 Soars to The Skies with Firefly Airlines

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/visit-malaysia-year-2020-soars-to-the-skies-with-firefly-airlines-11d8fdef1d07

14 Feb 2020 – Malaysia Travel Fair 13 to 15 March 2020 by The Malaysia Association Tour Agency (MATA)

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/malaysia-travel-fair-13-to-15-march-2020-by-the-malaysia-association-tour-agency-mata-332483b3e8ec

7 Feb 2020 – Winners honored at the Asia Destination Film Awards in Bangkok

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/winners-honored-at-the-asia-destination-film-awards-in-bangkok-aafb3e7edaaf

Jan 2020

8 Jan 2020 – Telekom Malaysia Supports Tourism Malaysia As The Strategic Telecommunication Partner For Visit Truly Asia Malaysia 2020

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/telekom-malaysia-supports-tourism-malaysia-as-the-strategic-telecommunication-partner-for-visit-43946a25069b

8 Jan 2020 – 2nd Asia Destination Film Forum & Awards in Bangkok this 30 January 2020

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/2nd-asia-destination-film-forum-awards-in-bangkok-this-30-january-2020-c00c4e792472

Dec 2019

30 Dec 2019 – 1st in Malaysia ~A Combo of Fly & Rail Holiday Package

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/1st-in-malaysia-a-combo-of-fly-rail-holiday-package-189a0a54ab96

25 Dec 2019 – Must Taste @ Northern Thailand ~ Miang Kham เน€เธกเธตเนˆเธขเธ‡เธ„เธณ

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/must-taste-northern-thailand-miang-kham-%E0%B9%80%E0%B8%A1%E0%B8%B5%E0%B9%88%E0%B8%A2%E0%B8%87%E0%B8%84%E0%B8%B3-b1dcae7ce33a

23 Dec 2019 – Must Taste @ Northern Thailand~ Khao Soi

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/must-taste-chiangmai-khao-soi-194747ead064

20 Dec 2019 – Taiwan : The Little Niagara of Taiwan ~ Shifen Waterfall ๅๅˆ†ๅคง็€‘ๅธƒ

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/taiwan-the-little-niagara-of-taiwan-shifen-waterfall-%E5%8D%81%E5%88%86%E5%A4%A7%E7%80%91%E5%B8%83-8eaefcabd305

13 Dec 2019 – Tourism Malaysia Fetes Media & Industry Partners in Appreciation Of 2019 Support

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/tourism-malaysia-fetes-media-industry-partners-in-appreciation-of-2019-support-32989bbd9226

13 Dec 2019 – Itโ€™s All Happening at Genting Winter Wonderland

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/its-all-happening-at-genting-winter-wonderland-2f1e198687c3

13 Dec 2019 – Fly Firefly with Maybank EzyPay

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/fly-firefly-with-maybank-ezypay-940b4deb3457

Nov 2019

25 Nov 2019 – Pesta Rentak Selangor aka Beats of Selangor Festival 2019

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/pesta-rentak-selangor-aka-beats-of-selangor-festival-2019-81e7ec078131

20 Nov 2019 – Firefly Airlines Expands Its Network Route Directly Connecting Johor Bahru & Kota Bharu

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/firefly-airlines-expands-its-network-route-directly-connecting-johor-bahru-kota-bharu-697ed3ca2352

19 Nov 2019 – Putrajaya Bird Race 2019

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/putrajaya-bird-race-2019-b5566238a518

17 Nov 2019 – Putrajaya Night Bridge Tour

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/putrajaya-night-bridge-tour-55d6d387260b

4 Nov 2019 – Bon Om Touk ~ Cambodian Water Festival

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/bon-om-touk-cambodian-water-festival-87ece471acb7

Oct 2019

27 Oct 2019 – The Malaysian Tourism Centres (MaTiC) hosts MaTiC FEST 2019

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/the-malaysian-tourism-centres-matic-hosts-matic-fest-2019-9f8ae26244a9

14 Oct 2019 – Wonderful Sail To Abang Island 2019

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/wonderful-sail-to-abang-island-2019-281061b3bc55

Sept 2019

19 Sept 2019 – New Taipei City & Eva Air Jointly Invite Malaysian Tourists To Explore The Cityโ€™s Hidden Gems

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/new-taipei-city-eva-air-jointly-invite-malaysian-tourists-to-explore-the-citys-hidden-gems-25b0574a7d27

16 Sept 2019 – Kingz Annual Ride (KAR) 2019 ~ Historical Perak

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/kingz-annual-ride-kar-2019-historical-perak-f5e40a4a1a78

Aug 2019

28 Aug 2019 – CEMS Malaysia Launches Inaugural Malaysia Travel & Tourism Mart 2020

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/cems-malaysia-launches-inaugural-malaysia-travel-tourism-mart-2020-ae1b1615ec36

27 Aug 2019 – Firefly Airlines Says Terima Kasih (Thank You) To All

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/firefly-airlines-says-terima-kasih-thank-you-to-all-155f785d6cc1

14 Aug 2019 – Fly Responsibly, Fly Firefly Airlines

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/fly-responsibly-fly-firefly-airlines-9bbf5f233b03

14 Aug 2019 – Enjoy Great Fares with Firefly

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/enjoy-great-fares-with-firefly-d6ffd33aa02b

Apr 2019

11 Apr 2019 – Mae Taeng ~ Hidden gem @ North Thailand

https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/mae-taeng-hidden-gem-north-thailand-2d9380870571

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Must Do @ Putrajaya, Malaysia

Yeahโ€ผ๏ธ As promised, SiennyLovesDrawing ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป is gonna sharing the 6๏ธโƒฃ must do @ Putrajaya, Malaysia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ from her recent 3๏ธโƒฃD2๏ธโƒฃN trip for 1๏ธโƒฃst participation to Putrajaya Bird ๐Ÿฆ…๐Ÿฆ Race ๐Ÿšถ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿšถ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ2019

Do check out her IG stories & highlight album ๐Ÿ“ธ๐Ÿ“น๐ŸŽฅ named #Putrajaya via ๐ŸŒย https://www.instagram.com/stories/highlights/17949395323305722/

Putrajayaย is a planned city ๐ŸŒ†๐Ÿ™ & serves as the federal administrative centre of Malaysia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ & became Malaysia’s 3๏ธโƒฃrd Federal Territory after Kuala Lumpur & Labuan in 2001, read more via ๐ŸŒ https://wikitravel.org/en/Putrajaya ๐Ÿ˜€

1๏ธโƒฃย Sri Perdana Complex ๐Ÿก๐Ÿ˜

This is the official residence of the Prime Minister ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿฝโ€๐Ÿ’ผof Malaysia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ & to welcoming ๐Ÿค—๐Ÿ™๐Ÿป heads of state, heads of government, state dignitaries & the public. This complex ๐Ÿก๐Ÿ˜ is the epitome of a combination of Malay, Islamic & European architectural, landscape & cultures ๐Ÿ˜Š

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Since its official opening in 1999 for all visitors ๐Ÿ‘ซ๐Ÿ‘ญ๐Ÿ‘ฌ to visit by walk-in ๐Ÿšถ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿšถ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธor booking a tour in advance. Only certain spaces open for public to visit within the complex i.e. The Banquet Block & The Protocol Block. The private residence of Prime Minister is not โŒ open for visiting to public ๐Ÿ˜

Free ๐Ÿ†“ admission for visitors ๐Ÿ‘ญ๐Ÿ‘ซ๐Ÿ‘ฌ with a guided tour of 1.5 hours. Do check out its website ๐ŸŒ for Do’s & Don’ts of touring this complex ๐Ÿก๐Ÿ˜

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RM25/pax to capture your photos ๐Ÿ“ธ๐Ÿ“ธ (approximately 15 shots) by the official photograper & stored in a thumbdrive

Address๐Ÿ“: Persiaran Seri Perdana, Presint 10, 62250 Putrajaya, Wilayah Persekutuan Putrajaya, West Malaysia
Operation hours๐Ÿ•˜: 9am to 4pm (closed 12.30pm to 2pm) daily, except Friday & Public Holidays
Website๐ŸŒ: http://www.seriperdana.gov.my/v2/index-en.html

2๏ธโƒฃย Justice Museum ๐Ÿ›

Hmm…Do you know where you can experience being a Judge ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€โš–๏ธ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿฝโ€โš–๏ธ for a momentโ“โ‰๏ธ

Yes โœ…, at the Justice Museum ๐Ÿ›, you can wear the Judge ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€โš–๏ธ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿฝโ€โš–๏ธ costume prepared during your visit ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

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Not just that, you also get a chance to learn & understand the current legal system in Malaysia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ , as well as to visit the Federal Court

Address๐Ÿ“: The Palace of Justice (Istana Kehakiman), Presint 3, 62506 Putrajaya, Wilayah Persekutuan Putrajaya, West Malaysia
Operation hours๐Ÿ•˜: Mon to Fri, 8am to 5pm (closed 1pm to 2pm, except 12.15pm to 2.45pm on Fri)
Website๐ŸŒ: http://www.kehakiman.gov.my/en
FB: https://www.facebook.com/Kehakiman/

3๏ธโƒฃย Putrajaya Wetlands Park

It’s 1๏ธโƒฃ of the largest man-made freshwater wetlands ๐Ÿž & a top attraction for birdwatchers & researchers, as well as a main Ecohydrology Demonstration Site being recognised by the UNESCO ๐Ÿ˜€

Definitely an educational space for schools ๐Ÿซ๐Ÿซ to educate young generations ๐Ÿ‘ถ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘ง๐Ÿป๐Ÿง’๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘ฆ๐Ÿป๐Ÿง‘๐Ÿปto learning & appreciating nature, bird ๐Ÿฆ…๐Ÿฆ species & rare plants ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒฟ (A nearby plant nursery). Also a park to cycling ๐Ÿšด๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿšดโ€โ™‚๏ธ , spot ๐Ÿ‘€ birds ๐Ÿฆ…๐Ÿฆ (Of course with a binocular ๐Ÿ”ญ), having a picnic, family outing etc. ๐Ÿ˜‰

From her recent Putrajaya Bird ๐Ÿฆ…๐Ÿฆ Race ๐Ÿšถ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿšถ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ‘s participation, she ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป was told there are about 202 species of birds ๐Ÿฆ…๐Ÿฆ being found from this park ๐Ÿž & to name a few are Buffy Fish Owls, Purple Swamphen, Swans, Jungle Fowls etc. ๐Ÿ˜

Read more of her 1๏ธโƒฃst Putrajaya Bird ๐Ÿฆ…๐Ÿฆ Race ๐Ÿšถ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธparticipation story via ๐ŸŒ https://medium.com/@siennylovesdrawing/putrajaya-bird-race-2019-b5566238a518

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Yeahโ€ผ๏ธ 1๏ธโƒฃst experience of @siennylovesdrawing ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป to participate #PutrajayaBirdRace ๐Ÿšถ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿšถ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿฆ…๐Ÿฆ 2019 ~ A 24hours (12pm till 12pm the next day) race with a team of 3๏ธโƒฃpax (For open category) to find birds ๐Ÿฆ…๐Ÿฆ within @PutrajayaWetlands ๐Ÿž Highly recommended especially for kids as a educational race to know about birds species ๐Ÿฆ…๐Ÿฆ & love ๐Ÿ’— our nature environments ๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒณ . . You will walk ๐Ÿšถ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿšถ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธaround the wetlands to capture any birds ๐Ÿฆ…๐Ÿฆ being observed, documented your #birds finding ๐Ÿฆ…๐Ÿฆ in the logbook ๐Ÿ““ with photos, descriptions & time found etc. for submission ๐Ÿ“– Participants ๐Ÿ‘ซ๐Ÿ‘ญ๐Ÿ‘ฌ may loan the cameras ๐Ÿ“ท๐ŸŽฅ (limited units) from the organiser with a fee for this race. Read more via ๐ŸŒ https://medium.com/@siennylovesdrawing/putrajaya-bird-race-2019-b5566238a518 . . Also she ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป has visited a few destinations ๐Ÿ“in #Putrajaya, do swipe left โžก๏ธ for more photos ๐Ÿ“ธ๐Ÿ“ธ & clips ๐Ÿ“น๐ŸŽฅ . . Justice Museum ๐Ÿ› & have a chance to be a Judge ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€โš–๏ธ for a day ๐Ÿ˜ƒ๐Ÿ˜ Yeahโ€ผ๏ธ Also got to visit the Federal Court as well as Court of Appeal for the 1๏ธโƒฃst time . . Then, to experience the Putrajaya Night Tour with @klhoponhopoff bus ๐Ÿš & enjoy the night view as well as passing by the famous Putrajaya bridges ๐ŸŒ‰๐ŸŒ‰ ie. Seri Warisan, Seri Gemilang etc. Read more via ๐ŸŒ https://medium.com/@siennylovesdrawing/putrajaya-night-bridge-tour-55d6d387260b . . Not just that she ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป has learnt about Jawi #caligraphy & #AlQuran printing process at the @NasyrulQuran ๐Ÿข The 2๏ธโƒฃnd largest after Madinah ๐Ÿ˜ƒ๐Ÿ˜ . . Guess whatโ“โ‰๏ธ She ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป also got a chance to visit the #SriPerdanaComplex ๐Ÿก ~ The Prime Minister Residence also for the 1๏ธโƒฃst time ๐Ÿ˜โ˜บ๏ธ . . More updates soon via her #blog ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ’ป๐Ÿ“link ๐ŸŒ at profile #PutrajayaRuns #GayaTravel #SayangiBurungKu #VM2020 #VisitMalaysia2020 #travel #travels #Malaysia #travelling #Putrajaya

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Address๐Ÿ“: Putrajaya Wetlands Park, 62000 Putrajaya, Wilayah Persekutuan Putrajaya, West Malaysia
Operation hours๐Ÿ•˜: 9am to 5pm daily, except Monday
Website๐ŸŒ: https://www.ppj.gov.my/en/second-menu/taman-wetland
FB: https://www.facebook.com/pg/tamanwetlandputrajaya/

4๏ธโƒฃย Millennium Monument ๐Ÿ—ผ

This monument is built using solid metal structures & can get a 360ยฐ view & the lights ๐Ÿ’กfrom this monument are the main guide for the cruise ๐Ÿšข boats ๐Ÿšฃ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿšฃ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ at night ๐ŸŒƒ๐ŸŒŒ

Yes โœ…, as a lighthouse to the cruise ๐Ÿšข boats ๐Ÿšฃ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿšฃ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ

Not to forget to visit Umai Cafe (FB: ๐ŸŒ https://www.facebook.com/Umai-Cafe-The-Lake-Garden-Cafe-186224708064701/) which just within 3๏ธโƒฃmins walking ๐Ÿšถ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿšถ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ distance to enjoy a mealย ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿดor tea time โ˜•๏ธ๐Ÿต with a beautiful ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜ view to this monument ๐Ÿ—ผ& the man-made lake ๐Ÿž in Putrajaya

Personally she ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป would like to recommend its coconut pancake with chicken rendang (Lempeng Kelapa Rendang Ayam in Malaysiaย ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พย ‘s national language), grilled lamb (big portion) & crispy prawn fritters served with spicy peanut sauce/ satay sauce (Cucur udang in Malaysiaย ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พย ‘s national language)

Address๐Ÿ“: Lebuh Ehsan, Presint 2, 62100 Putrajaya, Wilayah Persekutuan Putrajaya, West Malaysia
Operation hours๐Ÿ•˜: 24 hours daily
Website๐ŸŒ: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Millennium_Monument_(Malaysia)

5๏ธโƒฃย Nasyrul Quran โ˜ช๏ธ๐Ÿ“– Complex

It’s the world ๐Ÿ—บ๐ŸŒ โ€™s 2๏ธโƒฃnd largest Quran โ˜ช๏ธ๐Ÿ“– production centre after the King Fahd Complex, Madinah ๐Ÿ•‹

With its operations to meet the local & global need for copies ๐Ÿ“–๐Ÿ“– of the Al-Quran โ˜ช๏ธ๐Ÿ“– since the Muslim โ˜ช๏ธ population was forecasted to reach 3๏ธโƒฃbillions from the world ๐Ÿ—บ๐ŸŒ ‘s total of 9๏ธโƒฃbillions by 2050

It was targeted to print 1๏ธโƒฃmillion copies ๐Ÿ“–๐Ÿ“– of the Al-Quran โ˜ช๏ธ๐Ÿ“– per annum & 70% for local & remaining 30% for other countries in need ๐Ÿ˜€

Free ๐Ÿ†“ admission & mininum 12 years old & above to visit. Advance booking of 2๏ธโƒฃ weeks before the visit date of mininum ๐Ÿ”Ÿpax ๐Ÿ‘ซ๐Ÿ‘ญ๐Ÿ‘ฌ is required via email ๐Ÿ“ง to nasyrulquran.nq@gmail.com

Address๐Ÿ“: Jalan P14J, Presint 14, 62675 Putrajaya, Wilayah Persekutuan Putrajaya, West Malaysia
Operation hours๐Ÿ•˜: 9am to 4pm daily, except Sat 9am to 1pm & closed on Sun
Website๐ŸŒ: https://www.nasyrulquran.com/
IG: https://www.instagram.com/nasyrulquranofficial/

6๏ธโƒฃย Putrajaya Night ๐ŸŒƒ๐ŸŒŒ Bridge ๐ŸŒ‰ Tour

Whenver you travel to Malaysia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ & no plan to opt for a stay to exploring Putrajaya, you may opt for this 4๏ธโƒฃ-hour night tour ๐ŸŒƒ๐ŸŒŒ with KL Hop-On Hop-Off city tour bus ๐Ÿš

It departs from the city centre ๐ŸŒ†๐Ÿ™ i.e. Sungei Wang Plaza ๐Ÿข & end at this tour at the same point ๐Ÿ“

Read more via ๐ŸŒ https://medium.com/@siennylovesdrawing/putrajaya-night-bridge-tour-55d6d387260b

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Address๐Ÿ“: Start & end point at Sungei Wang, Kuala Lumpur
Operation hours๐Ÿ•˜: 6pm to 10pm daily
Website๐ŸŒ: http://www.myhoponhopoff.com/
IG: https://www.instagram.com/hoponholidaysco/

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