Millennium Hotel Debuts in Malaysia
The five-star Regent Kuala Lumpur became the Millennium Kuala Lumpur last summer, making it the first Millennium hotel in Malaysia. The Millennium Kuala Lumpur will feature 468 stylish, contemporary guestrooms and suites, grand lobby and reception areas. The hotel is located in the heart of the Golden Triangle, the Kuala Lumpur?s shopping and entertainment districts. Visit www.millenniumhotels.com.
Package Combines Hong Kong & Malaysia
Malaysia and Hong Kong have teamed up to provide a new trip package that combines the two destinations. The package is offered by Asian tour operator veteran Ritz Tours. Prices start at $1,827 for eight days and six nights, including fuel surcharge and taxes. The tours offer weekday departure on Cathay Pacific Airways out of Los Angeles and San Francisco, and luxury accommodations based on double occupancy.
This new itinerary embarks in Hong Kong with a half-day city tour, including visits to such sites as Stanley Market, Aberdeen?s Floating Community, Repulse Bay and a cable car ride up to Victoria Peak. In Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?s capital, travelers can take in the Petronas Twin Towers (the world?s tallest twin structures), King?s Palace, Sri Perdana, Independence Square, and Batu Caves.
For more package details, visit www.ritztours.com/onlinespecial/special_hkma.html.
Agoda Releases List of "Top 10 Green Hotels in Asia"
Agoda.com, an independent online travel company that specializes in discount hotel bookings, has released a list of "Top 10 Green Hotels in Asia."
The list of eco-friendly hotels in Asia comprises Tanjung Sanctuary Hotel, Langkawi, Malaysia, Banyan Tree Phuket, Thailand, www.banyantree.phuket.com; La Residence d'Angkor, Siem Reap, Cambodia, www.residencedangkor.com; Evason Hua Hin Resort & Six Senses Spa, Thailand, www.sixsenses.com; Nihiwatu, Sumba Island, Indonesia, www.nihiwatu.com; Anantara Resort & Spa Golden Triangle, Thailand www.goldentriangle.anantara.com; Amar Vilas Agra, India, www.oberoiamarvilas.com; Popa Mountain Resort, Bagan, Myanmar, www.myanmartourex.com/myanmar_hotels/popa_mountain_resort_hotel.html; Suneva Fushi Resort & Six Senses Spa, Maldives, www.six-senses.com/soneva-fushi/; www.tanjung-sanctuary-langkawi.com; Alila Ubud and Manggis Resorts, Bali, Indonesia, www.alilahotels.com/manggis.
Agoda is an independent online travel company that specializes in securing the lowest discount hotel prices. Based in Singapore with operations in Bangkok and the Philippines, Agoda?s network includes 7,000 hotels in Asia and more than 27,000 worldwide. For more information, visit www.agoda.com.