Category: Art, Culture & Design

Grasshopper Mekong Bicycle Tour locals

Discovering Saigon, the elegant lady of Indochina

Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC), formerly named Saigon until 1976, is a racier younger lady. A very elegant one, located some 1,100 kilometres away from her ‘husband’. If cities had…

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Hotel Crillon Pool

Architecture & Design Marvels

In addition to defining the utmost in luxury travel, these hotels are marvels of architecture. But, they don’t stop there. Many connect you with your passions and desires too. Elegant…

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Sulwhasoo luxury cosmetic line on display at their flagship store

Stylish shopping in Seoul

The affluent area of Seoul’s playground for the rich and famous, made known worldwide by Singer PSY who put ‘Gangnam’ style on the world map as the region of Seoul…

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SHOP India Circus (by Krsnaa Mehta)

Asia Hotspots: Mumbai magic

No two words capture the essence of Mumbai better than Maximum City. From the old-world charms of its downtown SoBo (South Bombay) to the spanking new glass-and-chrome suburban facades, the…

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In conversation with Bill Bensley

World Travel Magazine speaks to Bill Bensley, the Steven Spielberg of Exotic Luxury Travel where adventure & whimsy meet world-class design. Interview Newsletter Leave this field empty if you’re human:…

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The stunning marble staircase at the Sujan Rajmahal Palace

Pink city: luxury steeped in tradition

In the midst of negotiating the hectic roads of Jaipur, the bustling capital of Rajasthan, our driver suddenly swings the car into a discreet driveway. We pass through a turreted…

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Rabelo boat anchored along the shores of Vila Nova de Gaia

A gastro romantic escape to Porto

Located on the banks of the Douro river, Porto fascinated through its history ‘inevery tile’ and conquered the heart of far-away travellers with its cuisine and thefriendliness of its people.…

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A Replica of the historic Liberty Bell

Washington’s museum of the Bible

A museum dedicated to the Bible recently opened in Washington, only three blocks away from Capitol Hill. You don’t have to be a Catholic to enter the Museum of the…

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MAS impressive building reflected in the port water surrounding it by Sung Studio

Antwerp: trendiest city for cool, fashion, design & culture

When Southeast Asians travel to Europe individually or in groups, they often include in a brief one-day visit to Bruges and Brussels or skip Belgium altogether. In truth, they are…

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El Palauet Living Principal Paseo de Gracia suite

Stylish stays in Barcelona

What a joy to experience the fantastic in Barcelona. These hotels give you luxurious amenities in dramatic, sensual Spanish settings infused with the independent spirit that is Catalonia. Properties that…

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