Category: Weekend Getaways

Jimbaran's New Sensation Kubu Beach Club

Jimbaran’s new sensation: Kubu Beach Club

One of the most sensual experiences in the world, guests of Ayana Resort and Spa Bali and Rimba Jimbaran Bali by Ayana can now enjoy the brand-new Kubu Beach Club.…

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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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Dome roofs replicating the shape of the island

Paradise found in Anambas Archipelago

To escape, to truly get away, is an elusive pleasure. But that’s exactly what you’ll do at Bawah, a new resort in Indonesia’s Anambas archipelago, about 270 kilometres northeast of…

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Samui Baan Taling Ngam Lush green islands west of Samui

Koh Samui, Asia’s fantasy island

Simon N. Ostheimer discovers how Samui has become Asia’s destination of choice when it comes to romance and luxury, from snorkelling in crystal clear waters, to a sunset cruise enjoying…

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Ulu Cliffhouse’s spectacular views

One stop fun in Bali

Ulu Cliffhouse is perfect for music lovers and the fun at heart. Atop a cliff in Uluwatu, Bali in Indonesia is this sanctuary of pure enjoyment with a 25-metre infinity…

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Con Dao Islands Sunrise

Vietnam’s hidden jewel

Off the southern coast of Vietnam is the Con Dao Islands, a clandestine paradise waiting to be discovered. The outlying archipelago is comprised of 16 islands, all of them largely…

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Japanese bridge and willows which featured in many of Monet's paintings

Normandy – cradle of Impressionism

Follow the footsteps of Impressionism's great Masters I have often driven through Normandy and admired the landscape and rural architecture and promised myself I would explore the region in more…

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Dijon, a medieval pearl of Brittany, by Photomario

Gourmet Burgundy

‘Eat more!’ is my European mother’s mantra. So travelling to Burgundy to discover the best of its culinary delights seemed a natural fit for me. Award winning vineyards around Dijon…

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Luxurious new Bangkok landmark

Stunning views of Bangkok’s bustling skyline enhance the 137 Pillars Suites and Residences experience, offering a private butler service, mood-friendly lighting and a wine cellar. Sky Bar Newsletter Leave this…

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