Adi Sakinah Omar or Kina has her own story in Jeju which is a source of inspiration and success today. Her company, Jeju Muslim Travel is the only Malaysian tourism company registered and licensed with
1. Director of Jeju Muslim Travel company
Adi Sakinah Omar, 29 years old is the director of Jeju Muslim Travel company – the only travel company in Jeju Island, Korea owned by a Malaysian.
2. Work multiple jobs to earn extra cash
In order to collect pocket money while studying for her Master’s Degree in Jeju National University, she worked multiple jobs as in teaching English, doing henna painting and also becoming a personal shopper prior starting Jeju Muslim Travel.
3. Fall in love with the beauty of Jeju Island
She first visited Jeju on 2014 with her friends. At that time, she just finisher her degree and was planning to continue her studies in Korea. Finally, she made up her mind to further studies at Jeju National University taking Art & Design.
Since Kina and her husband were married while she was in Jeju, so they decided to settle there and her husband focused entirely on the newly started tourism business.
4. Instagram followers asking for travel tips
Since she studied and settled in Korea, she kept receiving inquires from her Instagram followers asking about travel tips to Jeju Island. She then got an idea to be a Jeju tour guide. As a tour guide, she learned a lot about travel business industry. After several months, she started selling the complete travel package. Hence, Jeju Muslim Travel was born.
5. Attracted AirAsia to open a direct flight to Jeju
Jeju Muslim Travel stared with only eight customers a month, then reaching 250 customers per month. Jeju Muslim Travel was the main reason for AirAsia to open a direct flight from KL to Jeju. Kina Omar received enquires from AirAsia to know more about the travel business in Jeju and decided to open a direct flight as the travel company received many customers from Malaysia.
Since the opening of
6. Even Tun M used her travel service
Since Jeju Muslim Travel is the only Malaysian tourism company registered and licensed with Jeju Tourism Organization, she received a lot of customers from Malaysia including Tun M himself. Due to the affordable package price and complete package, many customers satisfied with the services provided.
6. To be opened in other countries around the world
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Currently, the company receives more than 2,000 customers each year and the workers are 10 people to date. Kina is