Asia Travel

Instagramagedon: inside the hotel with the world's most jaw-dropping (and photogenic) pool

The world’s most extraordinary pool is coming to British television screens – but there’s more selfie snapping than actually swimming going on.<p>A new BBC series, Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby, starting Monday 27th March, goes behind the scenes of Marina Bay Sands hotel in Singapore, a 656ft …

Marina Bay Sands

Enter The Ultimate Dreamlife Contest

Have you ever dreamed of owning your own business and living in place where others only dream of traveling to? Well what if I told you it could be a …

Laos

China, ASEAN to enhance tourism cooperation

China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) last Thursday officially launched the China-ASEAN Year of Tourism, with two sides vowing …

South China Sea

Cycling through the Jungle Trail in Khao Thong - Plan. Save. Travel.

After the whole kayaking extravaganza, I woke up the next day to sore muscles. Kayaking had taken its toll on my body. Somehow I made it to the …

Travel

10 World-Class Sushi Restaurants to Add to Your Travel Bucket List (Food Porn Trigger Warning)

Imagine how exquisite it would be to travel around eating nothing but the best-of-the-best sushi... at places that put a premium not only on serving …

Restaurants

Will Travelers Reroute Trips to Avoid Laptop and Tablet Ban?

A new security measure banning many electronic devices on flights from 10 mostly Muslim countries is leading travelers to reconsider their plans to …

Airlines

Ukrainian tourism sector seizes opportunities to win Chinese market

As more and more Chinese are turning to Ukraine thanks to the eased visa policy introduced last year, the East European country is seizing …

Ukraine

9 things to know about the Maldives — besides the fact that it has picturesque beaches

Many people think of the Maldives, a country made up of hundreds of islands southwest of India, as the perfect tropical paradise for a honeymoon or a …

Maldives

Hyatt Hotels to open first Park Hyatt in Indonesia

Hyatt Hotels (NYSE:H) announces plans to open the first Park Hyatt hotel in Indonesia in partnership wtih PT MNC Land Tbk.<p>The hotel in Jakarta is …

Hotels

Tokyo travel tips, day 1: Airbnb in Shinjuku and an adorable curry restaurant

Carla and I just returned from a one-week trip to Tokyo. It was my sixth visit to Japan's capital, and it was my favorite. For the next few days, …

Tokyo

You won’t believe how beautiful China’s first green city is

Translated by Megan Davies.<p><i>This article originally appeared on En.Vogue.fr</i>

China

Chinese drive record tourism growth in Australia

Chinese tourists have helped drive up Australia's visitor expenditure figures, while the number of Chinese who visited Australia grew almost 20 …

China Travel

Luxury hotel project in Macau still delayed

New Macau luxury hotel The 13 will open sometime later this year after another delay, according to the project's developer.<p>It's still unclear if the …

Hotels

Zoe Saldana On Traveling to Japan With Her 82-Year-Old Grandmother - Condé Nast Traveler

The actress and All Nippon Airways ambassador on her Italian passport, and vacationing with extended family in Asia.<p>Frequent air travel is just part of the job for actress Zoe Saldana, who's flown to places like New Zealand, Hawaii, Dubai, and Seoul to film movies like <i>Avatar</i> and <i>Star Trek Beyond</i>. …

Travel

6 quirky experiences to seek out in Tokyo

Tokyo is a city of superlatives — it’s the hippest, funkiest, and definitely the quirkiest city I’ve ever seen. Beyond the royal palaces, temples, …

Japan Travel

Thailand’s Hidden Gems Ranked in Asia’s Top 10 ‘Destinations on the Rise’

March 24, 2017 Destination Thailand No Comments Email<p>According to a recent Travel Smart study carried out by accommodation booking giant, agoda, four …

Thailand

The Sights of Saigon’s District 3, Ward 7

On a whim, we decided to check out District 3’s seventh ward, and uncover its secrets. Because, it must have secrets… I doubt there’s a neighborhood …

Ho Chi Minh City

Sail the Galapagos with Quasar Expeditions from April through June and save up to 30 percent

This week’s best travel bargains around the globe.<p><b>Land</b><p>Receive a <b>free night</b> at 11 Hilton properties on four Hawaiian islands. The Another Day in Paradise package is valid at hotels on <b>Oahu, Maui, Kauai and the Big Island</b>. Minimum-night stay requirements vary. For example, at the Hilton Hawaiian …

Halong Bay

5 Places To See Cherry Blossoms In The U.S., Besides D.C.

<i>For</i> Condé Nast Traveler, by Amy Plitt and Caitlin Morton.<p>Can’t make it to the National Cherry Blossom Festival? Head to one of these locations to find gorgeous blooms throughout the United States instead.<p><b>1.</b> Hanami at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden<p>During the Brooklyn conservatory’s celebration of …

Flowers

Flying Abroad – Giving the Smaller Airports Some Love Too!

A British Airways Boeing 747-400 – Photo: Cory W Watts | Flickr CCI think of my nearest airport as the world’s biggest little airport. Phoenix Sky …

Airlines

You can dine on a sand bank and watch an open air movie at this resort in the Maldives

A resort in the Maldives is offering a unique experience to guests, allowing them to book dinner and a movie of their choice on a picturesque sandbank by the water, accompanied by an optional butler.<p>Created by Baros, the experience begins with a sunset boat ride to the famous sandbanks of the …

Hotels

Singapore Is Still the World’s Most Expensive City

[IMAGECAPTION<i>]PHOTO: Marina Bay in Singapore. (photo via Flickr/Leonid Iaitskyi)</i><p>Singapore remains at the top of the list when it comes to the world’s …

Travel

Arakurayama Sengen Park

Cherry blossoms and Mt. Fuji are both beautiful symbols of Japan, and Arakurayama Sengen Park in Fujiyoshida city of Yamanashi prefecture is located …

Tokyo

The Angkor Wat alternative: exploring Cambodia’s forgotten ruins

While crowds throng Angkor Wat, the Banteay Chhmar ruins in north-west Cambodia are even older – and usually shared only with the birds<p>I did a double take at the temple’s empty guestbook as it was handed to me from the small, wooden ticket booth. Nope, no visitors yesterday. And just two the day …

Cambodia

Pac-Man rickshaw is back! This time to eat in Osaka's Shinsekai district

Back due to popular demand and this time in Osaka, Pac-Man will give a few lucky passengers a ride as it chases <i>takoyaki</i>.<p>Last Christmas Tokyo …

Japan Travel

Romance on Mai Khao Beach Thailand - Renaissance Phuket

• shares<p>About a year ago, I was excited to settle down into our new life living in Bangkok. We had our little apartment, a group of friends, and a city …

Thailand

Top 10 free (and almost free) things to do in Shanghai

Shanghai is a metropolis abounding in energy and excitement and there’s no shortage of interesting things to do. Designer shopping malls, expensive boutiques and upmarket restaurants might appear to reign supreme, but Shanghai is also chock full of free and inexpensive things to do.<p>If you’re lucky …

Travel

Japan: Kicking it in Kanto

print<p>Kyotei restaurant in Kanto, Japan. Photos by: Paul Shoul<p><b>Kanto is a diverse region full of surprises</b><p>By Paul Shoul<p>From the fashion conscious youth …

Tokyo

The Peninsula Beijing Unveils an Exclusive Cultural Program

Having friends in far-flung places means that no sooner have you arrived than they’re eager to point you to the most exciting restaurants, emerging …

China Travel

WATCH: Thailand in 360° Virtual Reality style

Cape Town - Imagine seeing Thailand through cinematic video and virtual reality? Well thanks to the brand global team at Contiki and the Tourism …

Thailand