Visit the Batu Caves Temple from Kuala Lumpur

Located in Gombak, Selangor, just 13 kilometres north of Kuala Lumpur, the Batu Caves and its Hindu temple is an iconic tourist attraction, attracting thousands of visitors each year. For those planning to take a trip to the Batu Caves from Kuala Lumpur, this is your go-to guide...

Top Luxury Hotels in Kuala Lumpur

KL view
The capital of Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur is a busy, bustling city, and, just like any other large city in the world, offers up a plethora of luxury hotels. From international favorites to local gems, these are some hotels well worth considering the next time you are planning a trip...

The Rice Terraces of the Philippines

Rice Terraces of the Philippines
The Philippine mountains of Ifugao are famous for being home to rice terraces that were carved into the mountainside over 2000 years ago, by ancestors of the indigenous people. While there are many rice terraces to be found around the Philippines, the Banaue Rice Terraces are...

Preparing for an Oceanarium Visit

Oceanariums are always a popular stop when visiting a new destination, as they showcase the diversity of that location’s native marine life. In the Philippines, Manila Ocean Park was the first marine theme park in the country and continues to be a world-class attraction...

Museums and Filipino Culture

National Museum of the Philippines, Manila
For those that are visiting the Philippines and want to learn more about Filipino culture and heritage, one of the best ways to do this is by visiting some of the country’s many museums. The museums that can be found throughout the Philippines each have their own areas of...

Sights in Little India

Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple
A bustling historic neighborhood that showcases the culture of Singapore’s Indian community, Little India is quite a compact area, meaning that it is extremely easy to fully explore it on foot. From Hindu temples to authentic South Indian cuisine to colorful stores and...

Four Days in Hong Kong

Hong Kong skyline
You could spend a lifetime in Hong Kong and still not experience all that this vibrant city has to offer, so if you only have four days to spare, deciding on exactly where to spend your time can be tricky. From the city’s iconic sights to a few unforgettable hidden gems,...

Trips off the Beaten Path

There are, without a doubt, many top class destinations out there, from London to Tokyo to Sydney, each with their own unique array of unmissable attractions and world-famous landmarks. Whilst these destinations always make for a good vacation spot, there definitely comes a...

Most Popular Vacations of 2015

While some destinations may only appeal to a handful of people, there are others that are much more popular, welcoming millions of visitors each year. From the tropical beaches of Sri Lanka to the world-class museums of London, OROGOLD takes a look at some of the most popular...