INTERACTIVE: Home is where the holiday is

  • Nation
  • Tuesday, 09 Jul 2024

The Saloma Link in Kuala Lumpur is a popular attraction for both local and foreign tourists. — IZZRAFIQ ALIAS/The Star

PETALING JAYA: Lower costs, as well as convenience and peace of mind are the top reasons many Malaysians are choosing to go on “staycations” or holidays located close to home.

Many took a break in their home state, with 35% of the total 79.6 million domestic tourists spending at least one night in their own state last year.

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