Category: City Breaks

Lulu’s Lounge at Pan Paci c Singapore

Singapore, Asia’s premier hotspot

It’s not just Singapore’s temperature that is sizzling. Stylish hotel openings, exciting new restaurants and bars, and a vibrant shopping and entertainment scene are making the island a vital pit…

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Supanniga Eating House

Bangkok, the land of smiles and Asian hotspot with heart

Bangkok continues its meteoric rise as one of Asia’s most vibrant cities. Running the gamut from sleek sleeps to fine and foodie dining venues, craft mixology bars, and haute fashion…

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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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Mondrian-Doha-Pool

Take a breather at Mondrian Doha

The first ESPA in Qatar opens this month at Mondrian Doha, a sprawling 1,950-square metre area of relaxation and holistic care. The exquisitely designed spa by Dutch designer Marcel Wanders…

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Panorama of Montalcino in Tuscany by arkanto

Montalcino a fortress town in Tuscany

Tuscany has one of the most alluring landscapes in the whole of Italy and its rolling hills covered in vineyards and olive groves continues to lure travellers from all around…

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Hong Kong always evolving always interesting

Thanks to its vibrant pace, there are always elements of new or fabulous to experience and discover in Hong Kong. At the moment this includes hidden intrigue, progressive culinary talents,…

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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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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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