Excluding the big OTA platforms, which are the popular blogs and Facebook pages on travel topics in Malaysia? Mai Singgah is the most visited travel blog while Jの背包旅行 has the most Facebook followers here.
Like food review blogs, this is a crowded space with many players. However, some of them have been inactive due to the pandemic, the active ones are mostly focusing on local travel content for the time being.
Online Travel Agencies (OTAs) like Traveloka, Agoda, Expedia, etc. are the big online marketplaces for users to book hotels, flights, cars, tours, cruises, activities, and more.
Some OTAs like Klook and the local-based Travelog are active on their blogs too. Other travel portals include super apps like airasia, lodging marketplaces like Airbnb, and so on.
However, most of the travel portals above are big regional platforms, in which you can list your property or travel-related services directly with them.
There are also quite a couple of lifestyle publishers that cover travel topics. In this article, we only shortlist and rank local online publishers that focus on travel content curation.
These are the blogs and Facebook pages that you can possibly collaborate to market your travel product or services, be it via advertorial, social media post, videography, and so on.
Here are the top 10 most popular travel blogs in Malaysia, scroll down towards the end of this article for rankings by Facebook followers, Instagram followers.
You can also browse the online advertising solutions by travel publishers here and shortlist the right ones for your brand.
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Dari percutian mesra beg galas hingga percutian hotel mewah, Libur adalah portal pelancongan Bahasa Malaysia pertama yang memberikan maklumat mengenai destinasi pelancongan tempatan dan antarabangsa.
Perkongsian destinasi travel dan makanan menarik sekitar alam maya.
- Website: https://www.jelajahmaya.com/
- Monthly visits: 63,000 (organic traffic)
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Malaysia Asia is a travel platform dedicated to places of interest around Malaysia and Southeast Asia.
Gaya Travel is a portal that features news, articles, reviews, and advertising with regard to travel and tourism, complementing the printed magazine under the same name.
- Website: https://www.gayatravel.com.my/
- Monthly visits: 8,400 (organic traffic)
Top 10 travel Facebook pages in Malaysia
- Jの背包旅行 (636K+ FB followers)
- Oppa Sharing (457K+ FB followers)
- Port Cuti (351K+ FB followers)
- Hito爱玩日志 (226K+ FB followers)
- Travel Rookie (196K+ FB followers)
- Jelajah Maya (170K+ FB followers)
- The Smart Local Malaysia (161K+ FB followers)
- Libur (64K+ FB followers)
- Gaya Travel Magazine (40K+ FB followers)
- Mai Singgah (24K+ FB followers)
Top 5 travel Instagram accounts in Malaysia
- Travel Rookie (107K+ IG followers)
- Port Cuti (34K+ IG followers)
- Jの背包旅行 (24K+ IG followers)
- Gaya Travel Magazine (19K+ IG followers)
- Oppa Sharing (10K+ IG followers)