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Ho Chi Minh City's District 3 is THE Place to See the Real Saigon

Ho Chi Minh City's District 3 is THE Place to See the Real Saigon

A neighborhood of leafy avenues, storied palaces and pagodas, meaningful museums and some of Vietnam’s most striking colonial architecture, District 3 is one of Ho Chi Minh City’s most underrated enclaves.

Unveil the Essence of Asia with Secret Retreats

Unveil the Essence of Asia with Secret Retreats

Designed to connect the best of Asia's independent accommodation, cruise and culinary offerings, the curated collection of experiences – categorized into Secret Retreats, Secret Villas, Secret Inns, Secret Cruises and Secret Tables – provides discerning travelers with the keys to unlock the essence of Asia while supporting locally owned businesses in 16 countries across the continent.

Discover a new accent of Thai cuisine at KHAO by Four Seasons, Chiang Mai

Discover a new accent of Thai cuisine at KHAO by Four Seasons, Chiang Mai

Gazing at the shimmering squares of delicate shoots and leaves, there is a palpable sense of abundance and hopefulness. Lush with terraced paddy fields and encircled by mist-clad mountains, the legendary status enjoyed by rice in Thailand is evident.

Presidential Suite Unveiled at Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur

Presidential Suite Unveiled at Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur

Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur has unveiled its new 440 square metre Presidential Suite, one of the largest in the Malaysian capital.

The Nai Harn Phuket Named Leading Hotels New Member of the Year 2017

The Nai Harn Phuket Named Leading Hotels New Member of the Year 2017

The Nai Harn Phuket has been awarded the prestigious accolade of ‘New Member of the Year Award’ by Leading Hotels of The World for its dedication to establishing and maintaining exceptional quality.

Soneva Introduces New Wellness Retreats in the Maldives and Thailand

Soneva Introduces New Wellness Retreats in the Maldives and Thailand

Soneva, the pioneering barefoot luxury resort operator, has launched a series of new luxury wellness retreats throughout 2018 at its flagship Soneva Fushi resort in the Maldives, as well as at Soneva Kiri on the unspoiled island of Koh Kood in Thailand.

JW Marriott Kuala Lumpur - A Star is Reborn in the Heart of Bukit Bintang

JW Marriott Kuala Lumpur - A Star is Reborn in the Heart of Bukit Bintang

December 5, 2017 marked a new chapter for this shining star as it celebrated the official re-launch after a complete yearlong refurbishment of the JW Marriott Kuala Lumpur.

InterContinental Hong Kong Is Awarded Three Michelin Stars

InterContinental Hong Kong Is Awarded Three Michelin Stars

InterContinental Hong Kong’s General Manager Claus Pedersen has announced that the 2018 Michelin Guide to Hong Kong and Macau has honored two of the hotel’s restaurants with a total of 3-Michelin stars.

Create Your Winter Wonderland with Exclusive Offers from Taj

Create Your Winter Wonderland with Exclusive Offers from Taj

There’s a nip in the air that creates a mood for indulgence. With temperatures heading south and foliage changing color, it’s time to pack your bag and embrace the experiences of the season.

AFAR Travelers Select Tokyo as Top Destination for 2018

AFAR Travelers Select Tokyo as Top Destination for 2018

Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) is pleased to share that AFAR Magazine has selected Tokyo as the #1 Asian/Middle Eastern city to visit for 2018 based on survey results of over 160,000 AFAR readers.

Baros Maldives Reveals Renovated Deluxe Villas with New Luxurious Upgrades

Baros Maldives Reveals Renovated Deluxe Villas with New Luxurious Upgrades

Recently awarded “Resort of the Year 2017” by Small Luxury Hotels, Baros Maldives continues its reputation of always staying ahead of guests’ expectations with new sophisticated upgrades to its Deluxe Villas.

Rosewood Phuket Opens in Thailand

Rosewood Phuket Opens in Thailand

Rosewood Phuket opens today, nestled along 600 meters of one of the last remaining secluded beaches on the island, on Emerald Bay in southwestern Phuket.

Holiday Gift Ideas for Japan Lovers

Holiday Gift Ideas for Japan Lovers

Richly illustrated and exhaustively researched, Japanese Inns & Hot Springs is the definitive guide to Japanese spas and hot springs known as ryokans.

New Cultural and Culinary Tour of Uzbekistan Offered by MIR Corporation

New Cultural and Culinary Tour of Uzbekistan Offered by MIR Corporation

On this unique 10-day tour travelers will taste their way through Uzbekistan during the height of the Uzbek New Year, Navruz.

Roberto Cavalli Brings Italian Flair to The Opposite House, Beijing

Roberto Cavalli Brings Italian Flair to The Opposite House, Beijing

The Opposite House collaborates with leading international luxury brand Roberto Cavalli to launch a Tuscan-inspired afternoon tea at Sureño from November 25 to December 24, 2017.