Yuexin Chan

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The new five-star hotel in Bali to top your bucket list | Style Magazine | South China Morning Post

<i>This article originally appeared in Wanderluxe by The Luxe Nomad.</i><p>In constant pursuit of checking into the next best villa, The Chedi Tanah Gajah …

The 20 best countries to live in around the world

Switzerland is the best country in the world for the second year running, according to the third annual ranking of the world's nations released by U.S. News & World Report.<p>The list compiles the results of surveys from 21,000 people around the world who scored their homelands based on 65 attributes …

European Travel

The best adventure destination you've probably never heard of

This weekend, the world’s longest zip-line opened in Ras Al Khaimah, a mark of the lofty ambition of this northernmost emirate of the UEA to be the adventure sports capital of the Middle East. Known as the “Jebel Jais Flight”, the zip-line soars for a mile and three-quarters (2.8km) above the …

Where You Should Go in Slovakia, Based on Your Interests

Most travelers remain fixated on Bratislava when planning a getaway to Slovakia, but the truth is that Slovakia has so much more to offer beyond its …

A Guide to Copenhagen

Famed for its influential design scene and Michelin-starred restaurants, the city of Copenhagen, Denmark, has become an increasingly attractive …

European Travel

Petra, Jordan: Beautiful photos of the 'Rose City'

Many ancient sites and attractions in the Middle East are fascinating, but few are as breathtaking as Petra. The rose-colored city hewn out of sandstone is Jordan’s biggest tourist attraction and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Take a photo tour with the gallery above.<p><i>See more photos of the world's</i> …

Ancient History

The Most Popular Airbnb in Every European Country

Sometimes, European hotels can be too expensive, too cookie-cutter, too... hotel-y. When we're looking for that "home away from home" feel with a dash of luxury—or maybe a dash of the bizarre—we turn to Airbnb for lighthouses in Croatia, castles in Ireland, private islands in Scandinavia, and some …

Why Slovenia’s capital Ljubljana should be your next European weekend break

<b>Looking for a luxury weekend that won’t break the bank? You need look no further than Ljubljana.</b><p>Within easy reach from the UK for a short haul …

European Travel

37 Photos That Will Make You Fall for Montenegro

In many ways, Montenegro is the perfect country. Locals welcome you with open arms, the cuisine is deep and delicious, and nature shines through in …

Light festival to brighten up February nights in Copenhagen

After Berlin, London, Gent and other European cities, Copenhagen is now to host a light festival. In the dark month of February more than 40 light …

The Ultimate Travel Guide to Marrakech, Morocco

Marrakech: The name itself conjures up ancient buildings bathed in pink paint nestled under the awesome Atlas Mountains, ’60s music legends lounging …

Condé Nast Traveller's best trips for 2018 - book now

Here is a collection of our favourite holidays to book this year. Hand in hand with the most respected tour operators out there, we have curated …

National Parks

20 of Europe’s best new hotels and hostels for 2018

<b>Torel Avantgarde,</b> <b>Porto</b><p><b>Doubles from</b> €90 room-only<b><br>Opened</b> September 2017<b><br>Bedrooms</b> 47<br>As the name suggests, this new boutique hotel (<i>pictured above</i>) celebrates avant-garde artists and pioneers in the fields of music, literature, design, fashion and architecture. Each room takes its inspiration from a …

European Travel

The Best Months to Visit Iceland (Video)

When Iceland's economy buckled under the pressure of a crumbling currency back in 2008, the island instantly became accessible to travelers with a …

The 50 Most Unforgettable Things You Have to Do Abroad Before You Die

Lists get a bad wrap, especially in the realm of travel, where ditching set plans and itineraries can lead to the greatest adventures. But with a …

The 13 Most Stunning Greek Isles to Visit

Greece is the most beautiful country in the world, says every Greek person ever. That famous pride aside, if you’ve ever been to the Greek islands, …

In Photos: 8 Natural Wonders You Can’t Miss in the Philippines

Philippines is quickly becoming a popular exotic destination for many travel lovers – its natural wonders, perfect beaches, and hospitality is what …

10 best last-minute travel websites

Holiday Pirates<p>This travel deals site manually searches for the best holiday offers daily, finding a range of big discounts and emailing them to …

The 25 best places to visit in Europe in 2017

Europe is so full of amazing travel destinations that it can be hard to settle on where to actually go when you're planning a trip.<p>To help you narrow down that list, TripAdvisor has released a ranking of the top 25 destinations to visit on the continent.<p>The travel planning site used an algorithm to …

European Travel

12 crowd-free Asia island escapes | CNN Travel

Travel

An Epic Adventure Bucket List to Complete This Summer

Can you complete them all?<p>There's nothing wrong with a summer spent at the beach. But if you want more than tan lines and sand-covered clothes, …

Cape Town: Southern comforts are the perfect intro to South Africa

Holidays in South Africa<p>The 'bowl' of South Africa is the perfect introduction to South Africa's melting pot, says Jamie Ball.<p>Trevor Noah, host of …

London’s best sushi restaurants

© Kevin Nicholson<p>Restaurants, Japanese<p>Chisou<p>The sushi counter flanking this traditional Japanese restaurant in Mayfair takes its art seriously: …

Learn How to Code From Your Couch With This Complete Web Developer Course 2.0

From HTML to Bootstrap.<p>Do you need to get your website up to scratch, or want to make some extra money building sites for others?<p>Web development is a …

Web Design

The 100 best cheap eats in London

London might well be the world’s greatest food city (that’s right, we’ve gone there) but with spiraling living costs putting the brakes on the …

These European destinations have the best accommodation prices for each month of 2017

With so many places to go and things to see, a trip around Europe can be a pricey endeavour. But with a bit of planning – and a month-by-month list of the best destinations for affordable accommodation – a trip around the continent could be within your grasp this year.<p>Booking.com has released a …

19 Places You Need To Travel To In 2017

Plan your wanderlust.

Here Are the 47 National Parks in Canada You Can Visit for Free in 2017

Experience the natural beauty of Canada.<p>As “The Great White North,” Canada has long been beloved by visitors for its wide open spaces, well-preserved …

National Parks