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The CEO Story: On safari in Borneo

The CEO Story: On safari in Borneo

The last time I was on the Kinabatangan River was 18 years ago, and I remember saying at that time there was nothing to see. I couldn’t believe what I experienced last week visiting the exact same spot – the [...]

Officials downgrade Mount Agung volcano alert on Bali

Officials downgrade Mount Agung volcano alert on Bali

Asian Trails Indonesia is happy to announce that local authorities and volcanic experts have decided to downgrade the alert level of Mount Agung from level 4 to new level 3 due to decreasing level of tremors during the past weeks. [...]

Visit restrictions to the Son Tra Peninsula in Da Nang this November

Visit restrictions to the Son Tra Peninsula in Da Nang this November

From 2 until 12 November 2017, the Intercontinental Peninsula Da Nang Resort will host the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum. This forum is has been created to leverage the growing interdependence of the Asia-Pacific between its 21 APEC members. Authorities [...]

Iconic Yangon Hotel Caught Ablaze

Iconic Yangon Hotel Caught Ablaze

Dear partners and friends Last night, at around 03:30 AM, the iconic and historical Kandawgyi Palace Hotel in the former capital of Yangon, Myanmar reported that a fire engulfed large parts of the hotel property, resulting in severe damage at [...]

Mount Agung situation unchanged on Bali

Mount Agung situation unchanged on Bali

The situation around the increased volcanic activity at Mount Agung on the Northeastern side of Bali remains at this stage unchanged. Our last update from end September, indicating the actual situation, the measures taken to guarantee the safety of the [...]

Kuching’s Sarawak Museum Closed indefinitely

Kuching’s Sarawak Museum Closed indefinitely

Asian Trails Malaysia regrets to inform you that Kuching’s Sarawak State Museum, Borneo’s oldest museum will be closed down indefinitely from 23 October 2017 onward. The announcement came from the office of the Chief Minister, Datuk Pattinggi Abang Johari Tun [...]

Battambang’s Bamboo Train Halted for Major Renovations

Battambang’s Bamboo Train Halted for Major Renovations

Dear valued partners and friends We regret to inform you that the famous Bamboo Train in Battambang, Cambodia will seize operation for a period of approximately 6 months for major renovations, effective immediately. According to the authorities, the replacement of [...]