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A Visit to AVANI+ Luang Prabang

A Visit to AVANI+ Luang Prabang

According to a signpost outside, AVANI+ Luang Prabang, New York is 13,284 kilometres away. Paris is 9,056 kilometres away.

A Visit to Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

A Visit to Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur’s a city of towers. It’s iconic 452-metre high Petronas Twin Towers were the tallest buildings in the world from 1998 to 2004, until Taipei 101 in Taiwan and other subsequent constructions eclipsed them.

A Visit to The Apurva Kempinski Bali

A Visit to The Apurva Kempinski Bali

Rome, famously, wasn’t built in a day. The new Apurva Kempinski Bali, the latest addition to Bali’s hotel scene, also took considerably longer than a day.

A Visit to Belmond La Residence Phou Vao in Laos

A Visit to Belmond La Residence Phou Vao in Laos

In Buddhist cultures, ringing a bell, a gong or cymbal is said to be a way to make an offering to the Buddha.

A Visit to The Danna, Langkawi, Malaysia

A Visit to The Danna, Langkawi, Malaysia

While some hotels pride themselves on being at the cutting edge of art, design and architecture, a showcase of the future, that isn’t for everyone.

A Visit to The Ritz-Carlton, Kuala Lumpur

A Visit to The Ritz-Carlton, Kuala Lumpur

Modern cities often move at a rapid pace. That isn’t something many locals in Kuala Lumpur would say about the traffic, which can be sluggish. But the Malaysian capital, known as KL, is one of Asia’s major hub cities and financial powerhouses.

A Visit to The Legian Seminyak, Bali

A Visit to The Legian Seminyak, Bali

If you talk to anyone who visited Bali 20 years ago, they’ll tell you how much the paradise island has changed. It’s still a beautiful, relaxing place to spend time, one of my favorites.

A Visit to Fivelements, Bali

A Visit to Fivelements, Bali

Bali is an easy place to be indulgent. Around the coast and across the island, there are plenty of bars, restaurants and hotels where you can laze around, drink cocktails by the pool, and over-eat each day.

Top 5 Trendy Southeast Asian Destinations for Luxury Travelers

Top 5 Trendy Southeast Asian Destinations for Luxury Travelers

If you’re someone who loves to travel in style, swim in crystal clear waters, and stay at the world’s top holiday accommodation, South East Asia has all that covered.

Templation: Five Star Eco-Luxury at the Foot of Angkor Wat

Templation: Five Star Eco-Luxury at the Foot of Angkor Wat

Everyone’s dream holiday destination is a combination of sun, activities and down time. More recently, though, vacationing trends tend to revolve around luxurious locations, yes; but the ideal holiday has a historical and cultural element to it, too.

An Exotic Getaway to Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort & Spa, Cebu

An Exotic Getaway to Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort & Spa, Cebu

The Manumbalik Villa at Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort & Spa, Cebu offers a serene Spa Villa Getaway designed to cultivate personal well being and vitality with unlimited spa treatments throughout the stay and a 24-hour personal butler.

10 Reasons to Visit Bali this Year

10 Reasons to Visit Bali this Year

Here are 10 reasons to plan a trip to Bali this year focused around annual events on the Island of the Gods.

The Top 7 Places in Japan to Drink Japanese Whisky

The Top 7 Places in Japan to Drink Japanese Whisky

Japanese whisky sounds to many like a misnomer. But when you stop to consider the properties that make Scotland so famous for its tipple; clear water, bountiful grains, crisp mountain air and a deeply entrenched sense of pride and perfectionism, it begins to make a little more sense.

Singapore Airlines Partners with COMO Shambhala to Enhance Wellness Cuisine in Travel

Singapore Airlines Partners with COMO Shambhala to Enhance Wellness Cuisine in Travel

Singapore Airlines and Singapore-based wellness brand COMO Shambhala, have partnered to enhance the travelers' experience.

New Luxury Wellness Offerings from Oberoi Hotels & Resorts

New Luxury Wellness Offerings from Oberoi Hotels & Resorts

As winter continues to drag and the stress of tax season looms, the luxurious Oberoi Hotels & Resorts is encouraging Americans in need of a reset to do so in one of the world’s most relaxing resort experiences.