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Holiday Inn Resort Bali Benoa has launched a special offer for families visiting Bali. The family room package allows guests to choose rooms such as the Tanjung Family Connecting Room and Tanjung Family Adventure Suite.

The family rooms feature children's bedding in playful prints and special kids' bathroom amenities.

The package is available for a minimum stay of three nights, starting at US$182++ (S$252++) a night a room. It includes daily breakfast for two adults and two children (under 12 years old) at Pasar Market Cafe, Balinese Massage for two adults at Tea Tree Spa, Ice Cream Sandwich Making Workshop and Hand Made Flannel Creation for two children at Kids Club, free unlimited Wi-Fi access, free access to Resort Center & Kids Club and welcome drinks upon arrival.

Go to for more information, e-mail or call +62 361-894-7888 to book.


A Ninjago-themed room at Legoland Hotel in Malaysia. PHOTO: FTP EDELMAN

Lego Ninjago fans can look forward to a warrior's welcome at the Legoland Hotel in Malaysia, which is opening new Ninjago-themed rooms this month.

This follows Legoland Malaysia Resort's addition of a 4D interactive attraction, Lego Ninjago The Ride last year.

The Ninjago-themed rooms will feature decorations such as titanium falcons, huge dragon eggs and ninja throwing stars.

For the Hari Raya season, the resort is offering a "Buy 2 Get 1 Free Annual Pass Deal" for families until July 3. The pass can be purchased from Legoland Malaysia's ticketing counters or online at


Scoot and Tigerair will operate under the Scoot brand from July 25.

Reservation systems, flight schedules and connections, conditions of carriage, check-in counters and call centres have been integrated and the airlines will operate under a common licence.

The flight designator code for Scoot flights will be changed from TZ to TR, the code currently used for Tigerair flights.

The integrated Scoot will operate a combined fleet of Boeing 787 Dreamliner and Airbus A320 aircraft.

Flight bookings and management for both airlines can now be done via the Scoot website at

Lian Szu-Jin

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on June 25, 2017, with the headline 'Travel news and deals'. Print Edition | Subscribe