Targeting Filipino tourists who plan to visit Malaysia this year, #MYBFFXOXO (Malaysia Be Friends Forever – Hugs and Kisses (XOXO)) the idea is focused on building bonds, being together, and creating lasting memories, which traveling with best friends can bring.
|Providing a delightful array of attractions, first-time visitors can check out Kuala Lumpur’s nine signature malls, which stretches from Bukit Bintang to KLCC. |
Then for foodies, make sure to head out to Jalan Alor for an authentic street food experience that will surely whet one’s appetite. Enjoy a plate of char kuey teow or BBQ chicken wings amidst the sound of clanging woks and waiters shouting out orders. Best of friends and families should also go and experience Genting Highlands, one of the country’s most popular tourist attractions, with its cool climate, theme parks, casino, and live nightly performances. For those with a more adventurous spirit, must tries include deep sea diving at Sipadan Island, Sabah, which renowned Sea Explorer, Jacques Cousteau declared as an “untouched piece of art” as well as the river safari at Kinabatangan River, the longest river in Sabah where monkeys, Asia elephants, hornbills and other wildlife greet are ever present. Meanwhile, kids and the kid-at-heart can visit Johor’s Legoland and Hello Kitty Town.
“Traveling to Malaysia is like having a best friend who looks after you, has fun with you, knows your needs and creates memories with you; as well as a destination that is welcoming for friends to visit and build memories in,” shares Director of Tourism Malaysia-Manila Fazdila Mansor.
“We want to offer Filipino travelers the best benefits when traveling to Malaysia. We in Tourism Malaysia desire only the best not just in the Filipinos’ travel experience but more importantly for them to get the best value for their hard-earned money."
"BFFs can upload their most favorite photos of the trip using the hashtag #MYBFFXOXO on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter accounts. The best photos will be chosen and the winners will be rewarded with exciting prizes."
|malaysia be friends forever campaign|
Like the Official Fan Page of Tourism Malaysia Manila-Tara Na Sa Malaysia and stay tuned for more exciting announcements about this much awaited campaign!
For more information about Malaysia, visit: www.tourismmalaysia.gov.my
Planning a trip to Malaysia? There are three airlines flying direct from the Philippines to Malaysia:
Malaysia Airlines www.malaysiaairlines.com
Cebu Pacific www.cebupacificair.com
Air Asia www.airasia.com
Tourism Malaysia-Manila is located at: 16th Flr. Picadilly Star Bldg., 4th Ave. corner 27th St., Bonifacio Global City (BGC), Taguig City 1634 .Tel No.: (+632) 846-1213