Hotels & Resorts

Sunset at Song River, Vang Vieng, Laos
Aman New York

Hotels & Resorts

The First Look at Aman New York City That We’ve All Been Waiting For

Mark your calendars for August 2.

Four Seasons Resort Seychelles at Desroches Island

Hotels & Resorts

This Hotel on a Private Seychelles Island Has Its Own Runway for Stargazing

Giant tortoises, a pretty lighthouse, and awesome wellness programs round out the luxury.

Four-Bedroom Villa Aerial View, V Villas Phuket

Hotels & Resorts

Review: V Villas Phuket, for Seafront Exclusivity

This new, beachfront, exclusive resort will spoil you rotten. Long live the butler!

Annandale

Hotels & Resorts

6 Gorgeous Lodges You Must Visit on a Luxe Road Trip Through New Zealand

With borders reopening, now is the perfect time to book a luxury road trip through New Zealand.

Anantara Desaru Coast : Lagoon Pool

Hotels & Resorts

SPONSORED

This Resort Is the Ultimate Embodiment of Gracious Malaysian Hospitality

Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas is a true dream.

Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay

Hotels & Resorts

I Was One of the First Tourists to Visit Bali Post-Covid and You Should Get There ASAP, Too

The Bali-with-breathing-room you’ll find today is fleeting. Here’s our guide to visiting now.

Regent Phu Quoc: Main Pool

Hotels & Resorts

SPONSORED

Regent Hotels & Resorts Just Opened Its First Resort in Vietnam, and it’s a Stunner

Just opened, Regent Phu Quoc combines serenity with a touch of decadence.

Avani+ Khao Lak: The Beach House

Hotels & Resorts

Review: Avani+ Khao Lak Resort Thailand

A sprawling new beach resort pushing fitness and nature immersion, Avani+ Khao Lak gives you room to stretch.

Priyanka Chopra Jonas

Hotels & Resorts

Priyanka Chopra Jonas Tells Us Where She Wants to Spend Her 40th Birthday This Summer

In this exclusive T+L interview, one of the world’s top actresses and producers talks all things travel.

Anantara World Islands Dubai: Bubble Dining Sunset

Hotels & Resorts

It’s Now Only 4 Kilometers From the Glitz of Dubai to the Romance of South America

We review the new Anantara World Islands Resort.

Club InterContinental Lounge, InterContinental Danang

Hotels & Resorts

SPONSORED

InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort Celebrates Vietnam’s Reopening with a Rewarding Package

Celebrating the reopening of Vietnam to international travelers, Intercontinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort offers enticing stay packages.

View from Villa Kitalay, Kimpton Kitalay Samui

Hotels & Resorts

Review: Kimpton Kitalay Samui

Plush, lively, food-focused and super convenient — the energizing spirit of the next gen of this Thai isle.

Lodge Suite at Six Senses Bhutan, IHG Rewards

Hotels & Resorts

Here’s All You Need to Know About IHG One Rewards, the New Hotel Loyalty Program

Guaranteed room upgrades for the win!

The Residence Luxury Holiday House, VOMO Fiji

Hotels & Resorts

Review: VOMO Island Fiji

From swimming with sharks to champagne at sunrise, nature goes next level at this luxurious playground.

Ocean Pool Villa, JOALI BEING

Hotels & Resorts

This is the It List 2022: T+L’s Picks of the Best New Hotels in the World

100 of the most unforgettable new stays on Earth.

The Sanctuary Treehouse Resort

Hotels & Resorts

The World’s Biggest Treehouse Resort Is Opening in the U.S. and It Looks Super Fun

You’ll feel like a kid again going up the secret ladder and down the spiral slide.

Malabar Hill

Hotels & Resorts

Why Southern Sri Lanka Is Boutique Hotels Heaven

Style, surf and sustainability make these the coolest, cutest places to stay.

oman frankincense

Culture

On the Fascinating Trail of Frankincense in Oman

Explore the history of this fragrant resin—its storied appeal is very much alive today.

Koh Pah, Phang-Nga

Inspiration

SPONSORED

This Island Favorite Has So Much Going for It

If you think that Phuket is just for beaches, think again.

Gemtree Wines, Australian Biodynamic Winery

Inspiration

Moon Science: How This South Australian Winery Became Carbon Neutral

Cow horns, quartz crystal and the lunar cycle make some fantastic biodynamic vino.

Conrad Bora Bora

Hotels & Resorts

This Bora Bora Resort Will Blow You Away With Its New Floating Helipad and Private Island

Exclusive accommodations set among the stunning landscapes of French Polynesia.

underwater hotel rooms australia : Journey Beyond Cruise with Sundays

Inspiration

Here’s How You Can Sleep Underwater Next to the Great Barrier Reef

Move over, Maldives.

Bay of Fires Lodge

Hotels & Resorts

8 Great Places to Digital Detox Across Asia-Pacific

Unplug and recharge at these wifi-free resorts and retreats that are the ultimate antidote to our digital age.

Aman New York, Designed by Jean-Michel Gathy

Hotels & Resorts

How Hotels Will Change in 2022, According to the Architect of Some of the World’s Best

We sat down with legendary hotel designer Jean-Michel Gathy.

Avani Pool Villa, Avani + Koh Lanta Krabi Resort

Hotels & Resorts

Review: Avani + Koh Lanta Krabi Resort

Our T+L guide to this lo-fi Thai island, featuring a fun new hotel.

Michelin Star Maldives

Food & Drink

If You Weren’t Already Splashing Out Enough in the Maldives, Book These Michelin Star Meals

Diving, parasailing and paradise on a plate.

Clifftop Villa Mandrin Oriental

Hotels & Resorts

Mandarin Oriental Wants You to Stay in One of Their Luxury Mansions in Europe

Relax in the privacy (and luxury) of a Mandarin Oriental-approved residence this summer.

Dusit Thani Hua Hin

Hotels & Resorts

Review: Dusit Thani Hua Hin Has Been Freshly Revamped

New restaurant, better rooms, brighter energy. Here’s what a visit is like today.

Shinta Mani Siem Reap

Hotels & Resorts

This Should Be the First Hotel You Check Into in Newly Spiffed-Up Siem Reap

Both the city of Siem Reap and Bensley Collection – Shinta Mani hotel spent their Covid-closures working on building community. Now’s the time to go back.

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Tips & News

Announcing T+L’s Asia’s Best Awards

Vote now for your favorite hotels, resorts, restaurants, bars and more across Southeast Asia.

Kauai

Inspiration

How Kauai Is Once Again Becoming the Green Paradise of Hawaii

Kauai is luring modern travelers with a return to tradition—and a mission to give back.

Elephants around the Jungle Bubble Lodge, Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp & Resort

Hotels & Resorts

VIDEO: We Spent the Night with 2 Elephants in a 2-Bedroom Bubble Tent in the Jungle

Hello, bucket list.

Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort Fiji

Hotels & Resorts

This Is Where You Need to Go in Fiji to Find Nemo

Time your trip right, and you might even get to scuba with Jean-Michel Cousteau himself.

Cargo Remote Mui Ne

Hotels & Resorts

Review: Cargo Remote Mui Ne, Seriously the Coolest New Eco Resort in Vietnam

A beachtown resort upcycled from a former concert venue for bands like the Lemonheads, Cargo Remote has funky sustainability in its DNA.

ritz-carlton maldives; Fari Islands

Hotels & Resorts

SPONSORED

This Resort Embraces the Rhythms of Maldivian Life

The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands seamlessly merges local traditions with high design.

best private pool villas in asia

Hotels & Resorts

10 of the Best Private Pool Villas in Asia for Indulgent Group Getaways

Tropical exclusivity, private chefs, on-site spas, beautiful pools and killer views perfect for all kinds of parties.

Park Hyatt Sydney

Hotels & Resorts

This Hyatt Sale Is Offering 25% Off Stays at Hundreds of Hotels

Room and dining discounts at Hyatts around the world if you act fast.

Hotels & Resorts

Video: Water, Water Everywhere at Amanpulo

We catch a private jet to a wellness retreat drenched in the healing power of water.

French Polynesia : Sofitel Kia Ora Moorea Beach Resort

Inspiration

The T+L Guide to Immersive and Sustainable Travel in French Polynesia

It’s not just the overwater bungalows; let these passionate cultural custodians be your guide to their slice of paradise.

Four Seasons Hotel Melbourne, greenscraper

Hotels & Resorts

The New Four Seasons Melbourne Will Have the World’s Tallest Vertical Garden

When biophilic design meets luxury hospitality.

Hotels & Resorts

SPONSORED

Introducing Centara Reserve, Thailand’s Newest Luxury Hotel Brand

For us at Travel+Leisure Southeast Asia, one of the most thrilling things in the world is a new hotel brand.

Food & Drink

SPONSORED

This Bangkok Hotel is A Total Dining Destination

Awesome accommodations aside, Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok is the perfect spot to wine, dine and unwind.

Mesm Tokyo : Lobby Entrance

Hotels & Resorts

Review: Mesm Tokyo, an Uber-Arty Eco-Chic Hotel

This brand-new hotel is finding truly creative ways to reduce its eco footprint.

Fraser Island : Australia's Biggest, Best and Sandiest

Inspiration

The T+L Guide to Fraser Island — Australia’s Biggest, Best and Sandiest

The world’s largest sand island has no shortage of natural wonders.

Avani+ Khao Lak Resort

Hotels & Resorts

SPONSORED

Avani+ Khao Lak Resort Opens on Thailand’s Stunning Phang Nga Coastline

The Avani Hotels debut its largest resort in Thailand and their new lifestyle concept, AvaniFit.

Kamalaya Retreat Koh Samui : Aerial Lap Pool

Hotels & Resorts

Review: Kamalaya Wellness Retreat Koh Samui

This place is all heart.

Hotels & Resorts

SPONSORED

How to Have One Absolutely Perfect Day at Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok

Want to make the most of your stay? We’ve got you covered.

Maldives Wellness Resorts : Aqua Wellness Center

Spa

These 8 Resorts Have the Most Visionary Wellness Programs in the Maldives Right Now

Cutting-edge science, all kinds of aquatherapy, and a dash of drugs put these Maldives resorts ahead of the wellness pack.

The View at The Palm, Dubai

Hotels & Resorts

Of Course There’s a New Absurdly Tall Observation Deck in Dubai

Looking for that iconic aerial view over The Palm Jumeirah? Here it is.

Vietnam luxury family resorts : Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai

Hotels & Resorts

12 of the Best Luxury Family Resorts in Vietnam, All Just as Fun for Adults as Kids

Imaginative and upscale journeys across Vietnam for all generations.

Mental Health Escape : Safire Freycinet

Spa

5 of the Most Healing Destinations For A Mental Reboot

Fresh air, open seas, the great wide open.

What is onsen : Public hot spring, KAIKirishima

Spa

What Is Onsen? A T+L Wellness Primer

Come take a dip with us.

Legian Beach Hotel

Hotels & Resorts

6 of the Most Romantic Hotels in Southeast Asia That Won’t Break the Bank

Happy Valentine’s Day! Sometimes simplicity is all you need. (Plus love, of course.)

Kimpton Bangkok

Hotels & Resorts

SPONSORED

5 Reasons We Love the Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok

From admirable sustainability initiatives to pet-friendly policies, there are plenty of reasons to stay at this boutique in the Thai capital.

Surf Resorts in Asia: Nihi Sumba

Hotels & Resorts

4 Resorts in Asia Where Surf Comes With a Side of Luxury

These wellness resort offer access to world-famous breaks and some of the best for beginners.

four seasons asia

Hotels & Resorts

SPONSORED

Inside Four Seasons’ Ongoing Journey Towards Building a More Sustainable Future for Travel

It’s not easy going green, but Four Seasons Resorts of Asia is implementing the kind of meaningful, structural changes that can have a lasting impact.

Rishikesh Yoga

Spa

Why You Should Go Bliss Out in Rishikesh, Birthplace of Yoga – and the White Album

Yoga, beauty and serenity in the foothills of the Himalayas.

The Best Hotels for Afternoon Tea : Claridge's, London

Food & Drink

The 9 Best Hotels Around the World for Afternoon Tea, From London to Mumbai

Pinkies up! Yep, that means you, Eloise.

Visit Qatar in 2022 : Pearl-Qatar Island

Inspiration

How Qatar Became the Middle East Superstar You Need to Visit in 2022

The FIFA World Cup is coming, the arts calendar will bowl you over, gorgeous and green construction is abuzz at a frantic pace and luxury resorts are moving in.

Amanda Hyndman

Inspiration

Talking Travel With the General Manager of Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong

The grande dame of Hong Kong has a new grande dame in charge. Have a chat with Amanda Hyndman.

Melbourne city

Inspiration

The T+L Travel Guide to Melbourne

There are layers of passion, hard work, and history behind every aspect of Melbourne—Australia’s cultural capital.

Best Hotel Breakfasts

Hotels & Resorts

The Best Hotel Breakfasts Around the World, According to Tripadvisor Data

London leads the way worldwide but can you guess what the most-lauded breakfasts in Asia are?

New Hotels in Bali : A Banyan Tree Escape, Buahan

Hotels & Resorts

10 Incredible New Hotels That Have Us Dreaming About Bali

From a creative bolthole for surfers to a villa without walls and doors, these are the stays you’ll want to book first.

Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle

Hotels & Resorts

13 of the Most Expensive Hotels in the World

These luxurious hotels are where you want to check-in for the ultimate splurge vacation.

Lunar New Year Travel : Genting Dream Cruise

Hotels & Resorts

8 of the Most Luxurious Lunar New Year Travel Experiences to Ring in the Tiger Year

Whether you can travel to a distant isle or just across town, these roarsome Lunar New Year escapes will help you channel your inner tiger like the superstar you are.

Four Seasons Asia "Wandermust"

Hotels & Resorts

SPONSORED

Forget Wanderlust, We’re Feeling ‘Wandermust’ with #FSResortsOfAsia Offerings

From off-grid jungle adventures in Thailand to swimming with manta rays in the Maldives, this is the stuff of serious bucket lists.

New Private Island French Polynesia, Motu Nao Nao

Hotels & Resorts

Review: Motu Nao Nao Private Island in French Polynesia

The South Pacific is calling! We got a first look at this brand-new, uber-luxe, eco-chic resort.

Winkspace, Wink Saigon

Hotels & Resorts

Review: Wink Hotel Saigon Centre

We check in to the first property of a brand-new brand in Vietnam.

Four Points by Sheraton Phuket Patong

Hotels & Resorts

SPONSORED

This Laid-Back Thai Beach Resort Is Perfect for Families

Overlooking the Andaman Sea in the island’s most dynamic district, Four Points by Sheraton Phuket Patong Beach Resort is perfectly suited for all ages to kick back and relax

bawah reserve; private island indonesia

Hotels & Resorts

This $21,000-a-Night Private Island in Indonesia Conjures the Castaway Spirit — With Endless Spa Treatments

Eco-chic Bawah Reserve is adding six private residences on a new island.

Four Seasons Private Jet

Hotels & Resorts

This Four Seasons Private-Jet Itinerary Takes You Around the World in 24 Days

What could be more glamorous than seeing the world aboard a Four Seasons-designed private jet?

The Standard Hua Hin

Hotels & Resorts

Review: The Standard, Hua Hin

We checked in to the splashy, social new beachfront resort.

four seasons resorts thailand; discover thailand

Hotels & Resorts

SPONSORED

Discover ‘Thailand’ at Four Seasons Resorts this New Year!

A wealth of experiences await your discovery amidst the various textures of Four Seasons Resorts Thailand.

Zipline Dining, flying sauces

Food & Drink

This Maldives Resort Wants You to Zipline to Breakfast and Dinner

We preview this culinary high, and round up other resorts in the region where you can fly on site.

Address Beach Resort Best New Hotels Dubai

Hotels & Resorts

The Best New Hotels in Dubai of 2021

Dubai doesn’t stop – bigger, better, taller, more!

Sindhorn Kempinski Hotel Bangkok Best New in Thailand

Inspiration

The Best New Openings in Thailand 2021

The ultimate T+L guide to all the best hotels, resorts, restaurants and bars that have opened since lockdown 1.0.

the best new in malaysia

Inspiration

The Best New Openings in Malaysia of 2021

Where are the hottest new places to eat, drink, stay and spa? Check out our T+L guide.

Adventure Activities Travel with Mobility Impairments, wheelchair accessible luxury hotels

Hotels & Resorts

6 Luxury Travel Experiences Designed Specifically For Travelers With Mobility Impairments

Travel is getting more inclusive.

Floating Resort Dubai Kempinski

Hotels & Resorts

Dubai Is Getting a Floating Resort Complete With an Overwater Helipad

Kempinski Floating Palace will open in 2023.

REX best new in hong kong

Inspiration

The Best New Openings in Hong Kong of 2021

The city has been cooking up a ton of great places to eat, drink, stay and explore for its currently captive residents.

four seasons resorts thailand; family travel

Hotels & Resorts

SPONSORED

Family Fun with Four Seasons Resorts Thailand

Make the most of family time in the comfort of a Four Seasons home.

asaya hong kong

Hotels & Resorts

Review: Asaya Lodge, the Rebooted Wellness Center at Rosewood Hong Kong

We got a first look at the expanded holistic healing programs at Asaya. Here’s what a wellcation there is like.

Mexico mezcal hotel

Hotels & Resorts

This New Hotel In a Mezcal Distillery Has Us Thirsting for a Trip to Mexico

That’s the spirit.

Hotels & Resorts

The Slate Phuket Is a Steampunk Beach Resort Fever Dream

An ode to Phuket’s tin mining past, this Bill Bensley–designed wonderland on Naiyang Beach marries industrial chic with traditional Thai design.

Inspiration

The T+L Travel Guide to New Delhi

Here’s how to start your bucket-list Indian vacation in New Delhi.

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Hotels & Resorts

11 of the Best Maldives Resorts for Luxury and Honeymoon Escapes

The best resorts in the Maldives for luxury vacations and honeymoon escapes offer their guests star-lit picnics, coral plantations, and wine tasting in the company of rare marine creatures.

Peninsula Bangkok wellness festival

Spa

This Bangkok Wellness Festival Is the Perfect Way to Prep for Festive Season Debauchery

The Peninsula Bangkok wants you to get your chakras balanced before all the feasting and champagne toasts, so they’ve organized this completely complimentary three-day Wellness Festival. Here’s all you need to know.

Spa

These Luxury Resorts Are Transforming Into True Wellbeing Sanctuaries

In a post-Covid world, wellness is more emotional than ever. Banyan Tree is aiming to heal body, mind and soul — just in time to offset the festive season stress.

roku kyoto; lxr hotels

Hotels & Resorts

Review: ROKU KYOTO, the First LXR Hotel in Asia

This design-forward, boutique-feeling new hotel is an immersive Japanese luxury experience.

secret thai beach soneva

Hotels & Resorts

How to Explore New Secret Thai Beaches Every Day for a Week, Luxury Edition

Here’s your chance to go off the radar to 7 Thai beaches in one trip.

Joali Being; private island resort

Hotels & Resorts

This Is the Newest Five-star Wellness Retreat to Open in the Maldives

Need a reset? Book a stay at Joali Being ASAP.

The Standard, Hua Hin

Hotels & Resorts

SPONSORED

Here’s Why You Should Be Excited About The Standard’s First Hotel in Thailand

The Standard, Hua Hin is set to be a beachy dream with big Miami vibes.

hyatt regency koh samui

Hotels & Resorts

Review: Hyatt Regency Koh Samui

Color, creativity and some seriously good paella.

thanksgiving in maldives; maldives underwater villa

Food & Drink

Celebrate Thanksgiving in a US$125,000 Underwater Villa in the Maldives

Turkey 5 meters below sea level!

Maldives seaplane

Hotels & Resorts

These Maldives Resorts Are Giving Away Free Seaplane Flights

Island-hopping in the Maldives just got a whole lot more affordable.

petcations

Hotels & Resorts

The Ultimate Guide to Petcations in Asia-Pacific

This is our ulti-mutt guide to petcations in Asia Pacific, the cute kitty corners at Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok just one pawsome example.

ithaafushi

Hotels & Resorts

This Luxurious Private Island in the Maldives Has a Wellness Buyout Package for $85,000 a Night

Take over a Waldorf Astoria with 24 of your best friends.

cheapest 5-star hotels

Hotels & Resorts

The 10 Cheapest Five-star Hotels in the World Are All in Asia and Cost Less Than US$40 a Night

Five-star service doesn’t have to come with a hefty price tag.

raffles the palm dubai

Hotels & Resorts

This Iconic Hotel Brand Just Opened Their First Resort in the Middle East

Here’s a first look at Raffles The Palm Dubai.

Hotels & Resorts

SPONSORED

Wrap Up the Year with a Tropical Island Getaway in the Maldives

What better way to spend the holidays than basking in the sun at the Grand Park Kodhipparu, Maldives?

Soneva Resort

Hotels & Resorts

This Maldives Resort Hosts an Overnight Shipwreck Adventure — and It’s Just for Kids

It’s the adventure your kids didn’t know they needed.

regent seven seas cruises

Hotels & Resorts

Regent Seven Seas Cruises Unveils Stunning US$11,000 Per Night Suite — and It Includes Caviar Service

Guests who stay in the beautiful suite will also have their airfare included in booking.

marriott net-zero

Hotels & Resorts

Marriott Commits to Being Net-Zero by 2050

Tiny shampoo bottles are disappearing for good.

Oasia Wellness Sentosa

Hotels & Resorts

Review: Oasia Resort Sentosa

It’s about time someone put a new wellness retreat in Singapore’s lush vacation isle.

Jumeirah Maldives

Hotels & Resorts

Jumeirah Is Opening a Gorgeous, Ultra-Mod New Hotel in the Maldives

The company behind the iconic Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai debuts the new Jumeirah Maldives.

Singapore DayAway

Hotels & Resorts

Introducing the Daycation, the Newest Trend in Hotel Staycations

From living the hotel suite life to perfume classes and private Pilates, daycations are at the top of our local travel bucket list.

Inspiration

T+L’s Indispensable Shanghai Travel Guide

Shanghai is still one of our favorite cities on Earth.

Four Seasons Nam Hai

Spa

SPONSORED

8 ways to boost your wellbeing with Four Seasons Resorts of Asia

Wellness has never felt more essential, which is why we love these offerings from Four Seasons.

Inspiration

The Ultimate Bali Travel Guide

We’re dreaming of endless beaches, wise healers, paddy terraces and fab hotels.

Hotels & Resorts

World’s Best Awards 2021: Top 100 Hotels in the World

The top 100 Best Hotels Overall in 2021 as voted by our readers in the World’s Best Awards.

Six Senses Con Dao

Hotels & Resorts

World’s Best Awards 2021: Top 10 Resorts in Southeast Asia

Looking for barefoot luxury or old-world romance? The top resorts in Southeast Asia will have you dreaming of both.

Hotels & Resorts

World’s Best Awards 2021: Top 10 Tokyo Hotels

Park Hyatt and Aman continue to capture readers’ imaginations. Who else was named in the top Tokyo hotels 2021?

Hotels & Resorts

World’s Best Awards 2021: Top 25 Hotel Brands

These are the top 25 hotel brands in the world as voted by our readers.

Hotels & Resorts

World’s Best Awards 2021: Top Hotels and Top Resorts in Asia

News you can use! Check out our readers’ top-ranked city hotels and resorts in Asia.

Hotels & Resorts

World’s Best Awards 2021: Top 5 Singapore Hotels

Stately grande dames and names globally known for luxury.

Hotels & Resorts

World’s Best Awards 2021: Top 5 Bangkok Hotels

Two new riverfront beauties join beloved classics as the top Bangkok hotels in 2021.

Hotels & Resorts

World’s Best Awards 2021: Top 5 Resorts in Indonesia

When you think of the top resorts in Indonesia, you think lush rainforests and beautiful beachfronts.

Hotels & Resorts

World’s Best Awards 2021: Top 5 Resorts in India

The top resorts in India reflect a melange of traditions and terrains that make the country fascinating.

Hotels & Resorts

World’s Best Awards 2021: Top Hotels and Resorts in Australia, New Zealand and South Pacific

If you’re heading down under or out into the middle of the Pacific, these are the bucket lists for you.

Inspiration

Visit Doha, Travel to the Future. Here’s Why Qatar Is Calling Us.

Cutting-edge architecture, commitment to arts and sustainability… A visit to Doha appeals to all the senses.

Hotels & Resorts

How One of the World’s Most Luxurious Hotel Brands Is Making a Lasting Positive Impact

Banyan Tree Global Foundation is giving away Greater Good Grants for the second year. Here’s how to apply.

Hotel X, Brisbane, Australia

Tips & News

Why IHG’s New Vignette Collection Hotels Should Have Luxury Travelers Obsessed

First up: Brisbane, Australia, and Pattaya in Thailand.

Naka Island Luxury Collection (2)

Hotels & Resorts

Thailand’s New Phuket Sandbox 7+7 Extension Program: What It Is and Where to Stay

We’ve rounded up 7 of the most exciting two-week, two-resort packages in Phuket and Samui.

Hotels & Resorts

Review: InterContinental Hua Hin Resort

Down the shore from Bangkok, Hua Hin is primed for the big time, and this loyalty-inducing luxe hotel is right in the middle of the action.

Solaire Hotels & Resorts

Hotels & Resorts

SPONSORED

An Inside Look at How This Hotel In Manila Keeps Guests Safe

The five-star Solaire goes the extra mile when it comes to health and hygiene precautions.

Hotels & Resorts

True-Life Tails From Hong Kong Petcations at 5 Luxury Hotels

In honor of International Dog Day, we treated some lucky pooches to posh petcations.

Hotels & Resorts

Anantara Is Opening the First Resort on Dubai’s ‘The World Islands’

Here’s a first look at the luxury beach resort coming to “South American continent” off Dubai.

Tips & News

Why We’re Royally Excited About the Regent Hotels & Resorts Rebranding

With a new, next-gen attitude, this is not your auntie’s old-school Regent.

Hotels & Resorts

Find Your Happy Place at Pharrell Williams’s New Hotel

Goodtime Hotel is a kaleidoscopic wonderland that’s reimagining the South Beach experience.

Mondrian

Hotels & Resorts

3 of the World’s Most Exciting Boutique Luxury Hotels Are Coming to Singapore

A trio of new boutique hotels will bring modern dazzle to the scene in Singapore.

Hotels & Resorts

11 Exciting New Hotels in Rome for Every Type of Traveler

Some of Asia’s top luxury brands are joining a host of international hotels in shaking up the Eternal City.

Four Seasons Otemachi, Tokyo

Hotels & Resorts

Review: Four Seasons Otemachi, Tokyo

With all the news in Tokyo, maybe you missed this luxe opening. Traditional meets modern in its style, spa and superb restaurants.

Hotels & Resorts

This Lush Kauai Beach Resort Is the Ultimate Simple Life Made Luxe

In the stunning resort community Kukui’ula, Hawaiian life is simply sweet.

Inspiration

T+L Turns 50 This Year! These Were the Hotels and Styles that Defined Each Decade

Over the last five decades, T+L has chronicled the great hotels of each era. Get these styles to travel back in time.

Inspiration

Hire a Friend From This Tokyo Hotel to Show You the City’s Secret Haunts

Secret bars, tiny restaurants, cultural gems — there’s nothing like roaming Tokyo with a local.

Hotels & Resorts

One of the Most Luxurious Hotel Brands Is Finally Open in Ibiza

Six Senses has arrived, and you’ve never experienced Ibiza like this.

Vlasoff Caly

Inspiration

This Awesome Natural Playground Is Australia’s Next It Destination

Doesn’t the “Tropical Far North” sound so breezy and romantic? Here’s why we’re headed for Cairns.

Hotels & Resorts

SPONSORED

I Flew to Thailand for the Phuket Sandbox and This Wyndham Grand Hotel Made My 14-Night Stay a Breeze

Missing Thailand? This SHA+ certified hotel made the Phuket Sandbox well worth the application hassle.

Hotels & Resorts

Review: Four Seasons Hong Kong

The best-located hotel in Hong Kong with the most Michelin stars in the world is getting a gorgeous redesign. Here’s a first look.

Villa Sapi, Lombok

Hotels & Resorts

Why We See #Villalife in Your Future

Villa-management firms elevate private residences to six-star stays.

Hotels & Resorts

The 9 Best All-Inclusive Honeymoon Hotels in Asia

Because what’s less romantic than rationing the spa treatments?

Carlyle & Co

Hotels & Resorts

We Got an Exclusive Invite to Hong Kong’s Newest Private Members’ Club

Carlyle & Co. is run by Rosewood. Check in with us—and CEO Sonia Cheng.

Capella Singapore

Hotels & Resorts

Capella Singapore Has a Fresh New Look From Andre Fu

The luxury resort on Sentosa Island recruited the starchitect to update its suites for the modern traveler. We got a first look.

Hotels & Resorts

The T+L Guide to Top-Tier Hotel Openings in Southeast Asia in the Second Half of 2021

We preview 23 of the most outstanding luxury hotels coming to the region.

Avani+ Koh Lanta Resort

Hotels & Resorts

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4 Stunning New and Upcoming Beach Resorts We Can’t Wait to Visit in Thailand

Warning: These gorgeous retreats from Avani Hotels & Resorts are sure to guaranteed to induce wanderlust.

Amanbagh

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Let Us Now Appreciate These Hotels Eliminating Food Waste in Cool Ways

High-end hotels are installing high-tech solutions to make their kitchens—and our meals—more sustainable.

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The Founder of Aman Has Launched a New Brand That Reinvents the Ryokan

At 88 years old, Adrian Zecha shows no sign of stepping back from his role as a hotel innovator. We chat with him about the new Azumi.

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Why Tasmania Is the Perfect Pandemic Destination

Down under the land down under is a gorgeous island offering offbeat adventures.

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This Is the First International Hotel Group Taking Reservations With Cryptocurrency

Finally — a good use for all our Bitcoins!

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What Is Regenerative Travel and How Do You Do It?

These are some of the best luxe experiences that help us give back to the places we visit.

Centara Phuket

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Rediscover Phuket: Quarantine-Free Travel with Centara

Enjoy quarantine-free travel with the Phuket Sandbox programme, and experience the beauty of sea and sand, restored to their natural state.

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This Might Be the Most Sustainable Uber-Luxe Whole-Island Buy-Out in the World

Who’s in to visit Kokomo Island Private Resort in Fiji?

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This Super High-End Hotel Swag Is Reason Enough to Check In

The swishest hotels and the most luxurious goods are pairing up for matches made in six-star heaven.

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Solaire in the Philippines Celebrates Its Eighth Anniversary

The integrated destination resort is welcoming travelers to stay and play safely.

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Review: The Upper House’s New André Fu Suite + Salisterra Restaurant

Hong Kong’s quintessential boutique hotel has just unveiled a gorgeous sprawling suite named for its iconic designer, and a Mediterranean restaurant where you’ll be FOMOing every dish.

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These Hotel Activities for Kids Are Way Cooler Than Summer Camp

After all that virtual school, kids need hands-on learning more than ever. Could these resorts — and their next-level educational programs — be the answer?

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These Are the Coolest New Wellness Concepts in Asia

5 luxury brands with new resorts or programs offering high-octane healing in the plushest of places.

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We Took An Aqua-Immersion Trip to the Maldives and It Was Pure Bliss

Here are 5 ways this wellness resort in the Maldives makes sure you’re one with the ocean

Ubud

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How to Go on a Shaman-Driven Wellness Journey in Ubud

Ubud has been Bali’s healing capital for more than a thousand years. Through a weeklong curative quest, we discover that a shaman’s secret ingredient is simple: belly laughs.

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Wyndham Grand Nai Harn Beach Phuket

The brand’s first resort-style property is a gateway to Nai Harn Beach.

Kamalaya Koh Samui

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This Retreat on Koh Samui is Designed to Fix Your Posture

A sun-drenched retreat in the Gulf of Thailand wants to improve your posture. We discover the benefits of sitting up straight.

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This Ultra-Sustainable Maldivian Resort Is Perfect for a Luxe Longstay

Grand Park Kodhipparu, Maldives is as green as it gets and it’s offering up to 50 percent off extended stays.

Ace Hotel Kyoto

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Review: Ace Hotel Kyoto

One of the original next-gen boutique-hotel brands has opened its first outpost in Asia, and Ace Hotel Kyoto is just as hip as you’d expect.

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6 Staycations in Australia You Want to Book Now

Across Australia, urban hotels are debuting or reinventing themselves for the closed-border era. Whether you’re looking for an incredible staycation or planning your next city getaway, these luxe properties make the perfect home base.

Sofitel Singapore City Centre

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Enjoy a Singapore Staycation for a Good Cause

With these two new packages from Sofitel Singapore City Centre you can support the Autism Resource Centre Singapore.

Andaz Bali

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This Immersive Design Resort Feels Like Staying Inside a Seaside Balinese Village

Andaz Bali, the brand’s first-ever resort in Indonesia, is elevating a sense of place to a whole new level.

Kagi Maldives

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The Top 8 New Design Hotels in Asia

We’re obsessed with these über-stylish accommodations.

Four Seasons Singapore

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These Are the Most Luxurious Pet-cations in Singapore

These luxury hotels are all about creature comforts.

The Tokyo Edition, Toranomon

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Review: The Tokyo Edition, Toranomon

Two iconic designers join forces for a new, skyscraping, garden-draped luxury hotel that has you practically sitting atop Tokyo Tower.

The Standard

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Here’s a First-Look Preview of the Stunning New Standard Hotel Coming to Bangkok’s Coolest Skyscraper

The Standard is rising to new heights in Thailand — and beyond.

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Why Coconut-Drenched Kerala Should be on Your Must-Visit List

With sunny beaches, peaceful waters, spice-market seafood and healing Ayurveda, melting-pot Kerala offers the tropical side of India.

Beirut, Belanon

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This Gorgeous Hotel in Beirut is a Gateway to the City’s Innovative Arts Scene

After decades of war and political turmoil, Beirut’s artists and makers continue to produce boundary-pushing works as the city rebuilds.

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Meet the Thirtysomething Hotelier Making Four-Stars Cool Again

Thailand’s storied luxury-hotels group Dusit Thani has launched a younger, hipper brand with Asai. We chat with the founder about next-generation travel.

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Unlock Free Perks and Enjoy More Savings with Wyndham Rewards

With over 1,500 hotels by Wyndham across Asia Pacific—you’ll never be far from an exciting Wyndham Rewards destination.

Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Krabi

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Celebrate the Reopening of Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Krabi With These Exclusive Offers

100% daily hotel credit re-opening offer to welcome guests back to The Place to Be

Hyatt Regency Phnom Penh

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Review: Hyatt Regency Phnom Penh

We’ve always wanted to check-in to a princess’s mansion, haven’t you? Here, behind 100-year-old doors is a glassy modern hotel that brings new luxury to the heart of Phnom Penh.

Capella Bangkok

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T+L It List 2021: These are the best new hotels in the world this year

Presenting the Travel + Leisure It List 2021

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This Stunning Hand-built Hotel Is the Perfect Reason to Finally Find the Andaman Islands

When a chef and a shoe designer decide to build a hotel in these far-flung Indian Islands, the result is a super green luxe haven where you might wind up swapping rooms with your neighbors.

The Clan Hotel Singapore sky pool at night

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Review: The Clan Hotel Singapore

It’s been a while since a luxury hotel opened in the Singapore CBD and this one is milking its neighborhood’s rich heritage for all it’s worth.

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The Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong’s New Club Floor and Japanese Restolounge Are the Places to Be in Town

You can find us in the club: sipping Ruinart and eating robata in Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong’s slick new additions.

The Vietage Sit-Up Bar

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This Is the Most Luxurious Train Ride In Vietnam

Ramble through the lush central coast of Vietnam while dining on gourmet fare, getting a headrub, and imbibing bottomless bubbles.

The Hari Suite

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Review: The Hari Hong Kong

Meet the whimsical new Hong Kong hotel making waves with its great style and hard-to-book tables in an unexpected location.

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Treat Yourself to a Stay in a Maldivian Villa

If you’ve been dreaming of a villa stay on a private island, the Waldorf Astoria Maldives is the perfect place to indulge.

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How This Hotel Helped the Hawaii of China Get a Whole Lot Greener

If you haven’t heard of 1 Hotels, get your green flags waving. This extra-eco, uber-luxury brand has just opened in Hainan, China.

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4 Impact-driven Hotels and Hospitality Brands

These Global Vision Awards honorees are setting a new standard in the industry — caring for their staff, for their communities and for the environment.

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This Indonesian Resort Has a Horse Retirement Plan

What screams ‘cinematic vacation’ more than horseback riding down a beautiful beach? Nihi Sumba has a stable of rescue ponies.

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5 Eco Bathroom Amenities You Definitely Want to Steal

From handmade locally to organic vegan, these green hotel toiletries come in recyclable or repurposed packages that’ll look great in your Dopp kit. Stealing has never felt so good.

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These are 3 of the World’s Most Visionary Private-Island Resorts

In Fiji, French Polynesia and Madagascar, remote nature, conservation and luxury intersect to bring us back to what’s important. These resorts each have their own foundations dedicated to doing serious good.

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This Luxury Hotel Is Turning Kitchen Excess to Healthy Meals and Bottle Caps to Prosthetic Limbs

Did you know that one of the most luxurious hotels in Bangkok is also one of its most conscientious? Here’s Capella’s blueprint for a green, clean, feel-good urban resort.

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This Luxury Holiday Home Made of Hemp Is So Sustainable It’s Going to Be Carbon Negative

Why we’re green with envy at vacationers booking this uber-luxe, uber-green hempcrete beach villa in Australia.

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Review: Cape Kudu

Just off Phuket, lush and quiet Koh Yao Noi has a lot to recommend it. We suggest you explore via any of the retro-chic vehicles offered up by the last beach house you’ll ever want to call home.

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Why Biophilic Hotel Design Is So Hot Right Now

Have you seen the Green Wall of Singapore? The new Parkroyal Collection Marina Bay is the latest lush example of biophilic hotels, designed to immerse us in nature inside and out.

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How to Walk on the Wild Side in Singapore

Experience the Singapore Zoo when you stay at the Sofitel Singapore City Centre.

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These Are the Top 500 Hotels in the World

The T+L 500 are the world’s best hotels in 2021, as voted by T+L’s discerning readers.

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This is the Sydney Hotel Everyone is Talking About

Game-changing debut alert! With its resort-style infinity pool, abundance of world-class restaurants and insane views, Crown Sydney is injecting a new brand of glam into the harbor city.

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This Grande Dame Channels the Glamour of the Roaring Twenties in Hanoi

Guests at the brand-new Capella Hanoi can tap into the glitz of a bygone era.

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Where to Stay in Osaka Now

These 3 new hotels in Osaka befit every budget.

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8 Awesome Private Villas in Asia for Your Next Group Getaway

We love our hotels, but #villalife is really something special. Get inspired for your next group trip with this round-up of killer villas across the region.

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Let’s Stay Together

Ani Villas is pairing one of the hottest trends in travel, group gathering, with artistic altruism, proving that the path to a great vacation might just be a simple straight line.

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This New Retro-80s Motel is the Coolest Stay Byron Bay

Eco-friendly and easy-breezy, The Sunseeker is low on frills but heavy on creativity, community and nostalgia.

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8 of Asia’s Most ‘Bling Empire’ Valentine’s Days

We know travel restrictions mean you probably can’t avail of any of these offers. But here’s a bit of Valentine’s voyeurism into some of Asia’s most extravagant romantic experiences.

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The Australian Island Where Quokkas Demand a Photo

A new boutique hotel on Rottnest Island ups the ante for accommodations in Western Australia’s favorite nature getaway.

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Why Creatives Are Already Booking Flights for This Upcoming Oasis in the Maldives

From art installations to breathtaking boutiques, Patina Maldives, Fari Islands, is a
different kind of retreat.

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Review: Zannier Hotels Bãi San Hô

This new luxury beach resort near Quy Nhon highlights just how much historical and natural beauty remains to be seen in coastal Vietnam.

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How to Plan an Epic Roadtrip Through Japan’s Tohoku Region

With dazzling sights to see and scenic roadways connecting the seven prefectures, this culturally rich region is the perfect place to go for a drive.

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This New Hotel in China’s Narnia Takes Forest Bathing to the Next Level

Ensconced in prehistoric greenery, this is the first luxury hotel on the Chinese borderlands with Vietnam.

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Discover Asia Pacific with Wyndham Hotels & Resorts

From Thailand to Vietnam and all the way to China, these newly opened getaways have something for every traveler.

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These are the most luxurious quarantines in Southeast Asia

Governments around the region got you locked in? With Michelin meals, multimedia escapes and even leopard-spotting excursions, these hotels will (almost) leave you wishing that quarantine would never end.

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This is the hottest new hotel in Cambodia

Once-sleepy Kampot now has its first luxury resort.

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This Maldives resort has its own COVID-testing machine. And if you’re positive, you stay for free

Soneva Fushi dropped six figures on COVID screener in order to keep its doors wide open with all our masks off.

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Review: Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok

Kimpton is rebranding itself as a luxury, locally minded lifestyle hotel, and their first property in Southeast Asia is an open house in the urban jungle.

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This Hotel Thinks Your Idea of Fun Might Be a 15-Day Quarantine Staycation

Thanks to COVID-19, Thailand requires all inbound travelers to quarantine for a couple of weeks. In a city swimming in staycations, will Bangkokians volunteer for a luxe lock-in?

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Here’s How Hospitality Art Consultants Create and Curate the Art in Asia’s Best Hotels

The best hotels today use their walls as portals to culture, cultivate soul, and give you reason to feel.

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Review: Dusit Thani Laguna Singapore

Two championship golf courses, a heavenly spa, a sparkling silhouette and acres of verdant quiet. We check in to the first luxury hotel to open in Singapore during the pandemic.

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This Grand Dame Has Reopened and Its Wellness Program Will Solve All Your New Year’s Resolutions

Forget lullabies, we’d rather be rocked to sleep by a massage and a sound bath.

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Retox, Detox, Repeat: Trying A Hangover IV Drip After the World’s Booziest Brunch

A new restorative IV-drip bar in the middle of an actual bar means you’ll never have to fear that boozy brunch again.

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Foreplay: Our 5 favorite golf courses in Southeast Asia

St. Andrews this is not, but plenty of dedicated pros have managed to coax some stunning, challenging championship courses out of our tropical environs. These five are way above par (or should we say under?).

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This Bangkok Hotel Wants You to Move in for a Year for US$33,000

Who wants to be a millionaire? Hyatt Regency’s new Million Baht Club even includes birthday-party planning.

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Why This Maldivian Resort Is Leading in Safety Standards

Since September, Gili Lankanfushi has been hosting guests. Here’s how they’re doing it safely.

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We Want to Get Pregnant Just to Check in to This New Pre- and Postpartum Hotel

Lamaze classes are so last century. The new Kai Suites in Singapore has a mommy spa, Michelin meals, and TCM to go with its maternity ward.

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Festive Season Is Very Merry Indeed at the Waldorf Astoria Bangkok

From high tea to champagne toasts, this grande dame knows how to celebrate in style.

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6 Great Staycations in KL

Interstate travel has just resumed in Malaysia, so whether you’re heading to the capital or just across town, here are our picks of city-stay and work-from-home hotels.

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Introducing Bangkok’s Newest Immersive Art Experience

Four Seasons Hotel Bangkok at the Chao Phraya River and MOCA Bangkok are collaborating on a groundbreaking creative installation.

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Centara Is Offering Major Deals for the Holidays

Get out of town this holiday season with these three deals from Centara.

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This All-Villa Resort Is Another Excellent Reason to Visit Seminyak

Peppers Seminyak offers a peaceful haven in one of Bali’s most culturally eclectic neighborhoods.

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4 New Hobbies to Pick UP on Your Next Staycation

If you’ve ever dreamed of mastering calligraphy, drumming or gardening—all while staying in style—Capella Singapore has you covered.

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Why This Maldivian Eco-Resort Is ‘Powered by Plants’

It’s easy being green at Gili Lankanfushi, thanks to this innovative new plant-based package.

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Where to Party in Pattaya Over Christmas and New Year’s

From family fun to boozy cruises, Bangkok’s fave seaside escape has the season sewn up.

Banyan Tree Krabi

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DEBUT: Banyan Tree Krabi

The wellness-centric luxury brand opens an intimate new beach resort overlooking Phang Nga Bay.

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This Balinese Retreat Is Ready Welcome Guests Back

Starting December 18, Alila Seminyak will reopen its doors with newly updated safety measures.

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One of Saigon’s Grande Dames Celebrates Its Fifth Anniversary

The Reverie Saigon has represented the height of glamour in the Vietnamese city since 2015.

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This Hanoi Hotel Is Coated in 24-karat Gold—Yes, Even the Toilets

The gold standard on hotels has been raised at this Wyndham property, compete with a 24-karat gold rooftop infinity pool.

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Eat your way through the most luxurious 36-hour staycation in Bangkok

The brand-new Capella Bangkok pours on the extras with its 36-hour one-night stay. Plunge in with your own Jacuzzi pool.

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Social Distancing Is a Breeze at These Secluded Balinese Hideaways

With Kayumanis, it’s easy to get away from it all while enjoying Bali’s legendary hospitality.

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8 Safest Innovations in Travel for 2020

Now that we are living in the new normal, hospitality power players, tech entrepreneurs, and governments around the globe have been coming up with out-of-the-box solutions to keep people safe.

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A splendid, serene, and safe resort experience in Manila

Okada Manila welcomes back staycationers with its well-loved brand of five-star luxury.

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Disney’s New ‘Star Wars’ Hotel Is Just as Awesome as You’d Expect

We can’t wait to book our own Star Wars vacations to a land (not so) far, far away.

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Enjoy the Ultimate Staycation in Thailand

Centara’s “Even Stronger Together” promotion makes it easy to upgrade your next holiday.

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The Maldives Is the Place to Go for Pampering for the Whole Family

At Soneva Fushi and Soneva Jani, the luxe treatment extends to all ages.

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3 New Penang Hotels Give you the Keys to the Island

From vintage George Town to the beautiful beaches, homey, heritage and haute, these are where to stay in Penang now.

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Why we’re setting our watches to Peninsula Time

Savvy hotels are bending the rules to fewer limitations and more time in-house for Covid-era guests.

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Review: Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai

One of northern Thailand’s iconic resorts, Four Seasons shows staycations should also deliver a sense of discovery.

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Here’s Why This Luxe Seaside Retreat Is the Perfect Getaway from Bangkok

With pool butler service and spacious accommodations, Royal Wing Suites & Spa is just right for an indulgent weekend retreat.

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This Hotel Chain Has Gone 100% Vegetarian

Luxury is draped in greenery at Ovolo Hotels, which has converted all of its menus vegetarian.

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5 Fabulous Singapore Staycations

We check in to some of Singapore’s most iconic hotels to get away without going far.

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We Go Vegan for a Week at Soneva Kiri in Honor of World Vegan Day (Video)

Spoiler alert: We didn’t even miss fish during the vegan “sushi” omakase.

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This Maldivian Spa Is Taking Holistic Healing to a New Level

The Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi’s spa offers a truly indulgent escape.

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These Thai Beach Villas Are Glowing from a Stylish Revamp

The Ritz-Carlton Phulay Bay’s fully refurbished villas are turning heads in Krabi.

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How to Be a Swish Survivalist Without Needing to Hunt for Your Dinner. (Hint: Just Check In)

Want to cultivate life skills and still retire to your fluffy four-poster at night? Try the experiences at these luxury hotels.

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Phu Quoc Has a Stylish, Safe New Resort Perfect for Families

Mövenpick Resort Waverly Phu Quoc is one of the most exciting Vietnamese beach resorts to debut in 2020.

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Why We See the Maldives in Your Future

From an ice rink to a golf course, the archipelago is awash in limitless luxury at new resorts. Take advantage of their simpler COVID rules and rack up points with the world’s first countrywide loyalty program.

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These New Private Overwater Villas in the Maldives Are the Largest in the World

In celebration of its 25th anniversary, Soneva Fushi has added eight stunning one- and two-bedroom Water Retreats.

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These Eco-Friendly Balinese Resorts Are the Perfect Places to Recharge

Spacious, stylish and sustainable, Kayumanis resorts are wonderful for romance and rejuvenation on the Island of the Gods.

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This Eco-Retreat in India Puts Women Back on Top

A rural-luxe retreat and social enterprise empowers women and uplifts the Meena tribe in Rajasthan’s rugged interior.

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These Maldivian Islands Are Just Right for a Family Holiday

Meeru Island Resort & Spa, Vilamendhoo Island Resort & Spa and Kuredu Island Resort & Spa offer fun in the sun for all ages.

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This Spectacular Beach on Phu Quoc Is a Hidden Gem

Escape to JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay and discover why in-the-know travelers love Khem Beach.

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Stay in Style from Thailand to the Maldives with Centara

The stylish brand is better than ever and ready to welcome guests to destinations around the region.

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These Are the Coolest Hotel X Artist Collabs Out This Year

Colorful things happen when artists and hotels work together.

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Hike to Your Luxury Home High in the Himalayas

Going back to basics starts with walking there yourself. Head up to the Himalayas for some mandatory meditation and enforced check-out of the Internet. You can post photos of those sweeping mountain views when you get home.

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Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi Is Welcoming Travelers Back to Paradise

Spa journeys, decadent dining, and lounging by the Indian Ocean sound just about perfect right now.

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This Boutique Homestay is Hidden Inside Malaysia’s Secret UNESCO World Heritage Site

In offbeat Perak, a new boutique homestay is throwing the spotlight onto Malaysia’s least-known UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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Sleep Among Elephants in this Bubble Tent in Northern Thailand

A bubble in the jungle ups the ante for “rooms with a view.” But who’s watching whom?

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Ladakh’s First Luxury Tented Camp is Backdropped by the Himalayas

High in the Himalayas lies Ladakh, one of India’s most spectacular— and, until recently, unpolished—destinations. As Akash Kapur discovers, you no longer need to rough it to experience the region’s extraordinary geographical and cultural riches.

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Where to Eat, Drink, Shop and Stay in El Nido, Palawan

No longer just a transit point, El Nido Town and its neighboring beaches are coming into their own.

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137 Pillars House, Chiang Mai

This historic Chiang Mai hotel combines effortless luxury with romantic callbacks.

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10/10 Recommend Astrotourism for Post-Pandemic Travel

These days, more travelers are gazing at the skies than taking to them in airplanes. Dark Sky Parks, telescope meetups and bioluminescent zones herald the dawn of Asia’s astrotourism.

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This Maldivian Paradise Offers So Much More Than a Private Island

Whether you stay at Hurawalhi Island Resort or Kudadoo Private Island by Hurawalhi, you’ll get the best of both worlds.

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Book a Carefree Balinese Holiday for Later

Not quite ready to travel? With Melia Bali, you can save on a luxe stay for now or later in the year.

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When Your Island Vacation Gets Poured On

When you’ve been stuck in a studio apartment for the greater portion of the year, horror-movie-thick cloud coverage and ocean horizons murky with sheets of rain can only do so much to ruin a trip.

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Discover The Deep Side Of Osaka

Osaka is a place to find nourishment and healing in mind and body. Hotel Elcient is your home in this gateway.

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Why Thai Travelers Are Rediscovering the Magic of Koh Samui

With long-haul flights off the table for now, locals are flocking to Silavadee Pool Spa Resort, an eco-luxe haven on Thailand’s beloved island.

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Pair your Bangkok Staycation with a Glam Burlesque Dinner

Park Hyatt Bangkok’s birthday celebration will be next-level glam.

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Catch the Best of Kyoto in Bloom

A whirlwind trip to Kyoto ponders the ancient, the new and the impermanent.

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3 Adventures Off the Australian Grid

These three off the grid stays are the perfect base for experiencing wildlife and the beaten landscape in the Australian outback.

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Top 10 Resorts in Southeast Asia

The best resorts in Southeast Asia as voted by our readers in the T+L World’s Best Awards 2020.

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6 Eco-Resorts in Bali You Should Visit

Bali’s eco-leanings put the island in good stead for a sustainable restart. These six resorts are leading the industry’s greenification.

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The Perfect Quarantine Hideouts in Southeast Asia

Some of Southeast Asia’s best getaways don’t require getting on a plane. Isolate in style with your own luxury villa.

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The Top 10 Resort Hotels in Asia 2020

These are the top 10 Asia resort hotels in 2020 as voted by our readers in the World’s Best Awards.

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These Hotels Are Offering T+L Readers Exclusive Discounts

With lockdowns easing, the tantalizing call of distant shores is made even more alluring by these exclusive T+L reader deals.

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There Are Tropical Islands, And Then There’s Tioman

It might be a trek to get to Tioman, but the little Malaysian diving star rewards with reefs teeming with turtles and an utter disregard for clocks.

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Brisbane Might Be Australia’s New Coolest City

A flourish of hip new hotels, dining spots and micro-bars sees Queensland’s once-dismissed capital on course to become one of Australia’s coolest cities.

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This Koh Samui Resort Is a Stylish Safe Haven

For those looking to escape back to nature, Silavadee Pool Spa Resort is the perfect place.

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Escape to This Dreamy Fantasy University on Phu Quoc

From the whimsical imagination of Bill Bensley, JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay is an immersive experience.

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You Can Now Book Out Entire Resorts for a Next-Level Socially Distanced Vacation

If there was ever a time where you could justify booking out an entire tropical island…

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Ahangama, a Surf Town in Southern Sri Lanka, Is Giving Us Major Bali Vibes

On the south coast of Sri Lanka a sleepy surf town will have you pondering a sea change.

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This Hotel is Making Pattaya Great Again

A minimalist all-villa retreat brings a sprinkling of class to the outskirts of Pattaya.

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An Elegant Kyoto Experience – Relaxed Luxury With A Personal Touch

This new central Kyoto hotel is the embodiment of timeless Japanese harmony.

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The Ultimate Guide To Where To Stay On Samui

Break your travel drought with a Samui trip—check official hotel websites for resident and stay-later deals as properties reopen with special rates.

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A T+L Guide to Koh Samui’s Growing Fleet of Beach Clubs

Put your hands up in the air for a summery resurgence of beach-club culture on glitzier-by-the-minute Koh Samui.

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Melia Koh Samui

Sidling up alongside powdery Choeng Mon Beach, the new Melia Samui is the first resort from Spanish mega-brand Melia to land on Thai soil/sand.

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The Best Hotels To Book For An Extended Stay

No need to live out of a suitcase: extended stays these days mean city-center locations, spacious modern abodes and top-notch 24-hour dining.

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Four Stylish Stays That Won’t Break Your Budget

High-contrast mid-city stays that deliver stylish comfort without breaking the budget.

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Stay Close To The Action At These Entertainment-Focused Hotels

Catch a Broadway show, do some luxury shopping, party all night—or all of the above.

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The Most Romantic Getaways To Inspire Your Next Trip

Bohemian isles, castaway retreats, adults-only hideouts—make it a magical couple’s getaway in one of these lush luxury escapes.

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You’ll Want To Book These Places For Your Next Business Trip

All work and no play is no way to do business travel. Mix up your next corporate trip with rooftop cocktails, sightseeing or soaking up the sun.

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Five Best Family Getaways Across Southeast Asia

Family trips are rarely as relaxing as you hope they’ll be. Luckily for parents, some kid-savvy properties in the region are making all-ages getaways child’s play.

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RIP Hotel Breakfast Buffets—You’ll Be Dearly Missed

Every morning was Christmas morning when a breakfast buffet awaited.

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Hotels for Cool Kids

Family stays can be stylish too—these new and refurbished hotels, resorts and villas let you go glam with the fam.

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Bangkok Hotels Are Turning Rooms Into Office Spaces

This might be your solution to getting work done without distractions from your children…or the fridge.


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When Your Travel Companion to a New Luxury Hotel in Phuket is A Preschooler

A new all-suite resort on Phuket’s Kamala Beach proves penthouses aren’t just for lovers.

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Kyoto: Eat, Sleep, Repeat

A cheat sheet to the newest hotels and restaurants in the imperial city.

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A Stay at Bulgari Hotel Shanghai is the Most Luxurious Way to Ease Back into Life in China

Holing up has us dreaming of La Mer and Michelin stars at one of Shanghai’s most luxe recent openings.

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A Creative Riverside Oasis

Immerse in Bangkok’s cool riverside vibe at the brand-new Four Seasons, where food, art and architecture come together to create a sense of discovery.

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Experience next-level Indonesian hospitality in marvellous melting-pot Jakarta

There are few places as kinetic as the Indonesian capital, where layers of history mesh with the contemporary, and modern drinking and dining venues are elevating the city’s game—and the most elevated address in town is the new Park Hyatt Jakarta.

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Experience Next-Level Comfort with Oakwood

An alternative to mainstream hotels, serviced apartments offer more space, in-room facilities and privacy.

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Boost the body and mind at these Bangkok Eateries

At the new Mövenpick BDSM Wellness Resort, healing starts with nutritious, delicious meals at Khum Hom and Tamarind.

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3 Maldivian Resorts Perfect for Foodies

At these opulent resorts from Crown & Champa, the dining is just as stunning as the scenery.

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Sangha Retreat in Shanghai is a Next-Level Wellness Resort

There are wellness resorts and then there’s Sangha Retreat, just two hours outside of Shanghai. We check-in for a relaxing escape, only to find healing in unexpected ways.

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Counting Pools at the New Apurva Kempinski Bali

It’s hard to make a multi-hundred-room hotel feel like home. So, major props to The Apurva Kempinksi Bali, awash in great vibes, feel-good design, a mystifyingly cozy feel—and almost too many pools to count.

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COMO Point Yamu

Located on the tip of Yamu Point, COMO Yamu Point gives way to 180-degree views of the Andaman Sea.

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This Hotel is Putting Kuala Lumpur’s Underappreciated Chow Kit Neighborhood on the Map

An ode to Kuala Lumpur’s underground, The Chow Kit weaves retro design and contemporary art into one of the city’s prettiest hotels.

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Cast off for holistic Kiwi hospitality in the City of Sails

Wonderful, walkable Waitematā harbour beckons, and now there’s a new waterfront manse to call “your wharenui” for travellers and locals alike. The understated luxury of Park Hyatt Auckland presents perfectly in low-key but ahead-of-the-curve New Zealand.

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5 Luxe Thai Getaways Where You Can Start the Year Off the Right Way

We can’t imagine a better beginning to 2020 than a holiday at one of these gems in the Cape Hotel Collection.

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The Grand Reawakening of Raffles Grand Hotel d’Angkor

A colonial time capsule in Siem Reap offers old-world pomp infused with authentic Cambodian flavor.

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A Family-Friendly Favorite in Pattaya Gets an Upgrade

An easy drive from Bangkok, Amari Pattaya is a laid-back retreat by the sea.

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This Luxe Tokyo Hotel Combines Culture with Modern-Day Style

New to Tokyo’s buzzing hotel scene, TRUNK(HOUSE) is a modern-day “salon”—an exclusive, residential-style hub for sophisticated travelers who appreciate culture and luxury.

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Here’s Another Reason Why You Should Go to Hokkaido (As If You Really Needed Another)

Portom International Hokkaido is about to open up, and it’s the perfect, most luxurious base to explore Japan’s northern-most island.

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One of Japan’s Most Trusted Hospitality Experts Just Launched a New High-End Hotel Brand

You probably know JR Kyushu for their trains, but the group’s new hotel brand THE BLOSSOM is going to make waves in Japan’s hospitality industry.

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Take a breath of fresh air amid centuries-old life in timeless Kyoto

Don’t get us started on the zen of Japan’s ancient capital: from the towering trees to the handcrafted everything, the sense of tradition here slows the heart rate. Culinary-focused Park Hyatt Kyoto brings a new retreat— and sundry feasts— for all the senses.

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Shenzhen Is The Shopping Heaven You Never Knew You Needed To Visit

In a stunning glass-and-steel tower that manages to both bequeath king-of-the-world status and blend well with the local culture, Park Hyatt Shenzhen offers a new cozy abode to make yourself at home for a successful business trip that is certain to become leisure.

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Chef Ian Kittichai Is Giving Regional Thai Dishes a Well-Being Boost

At Khum Hom, the restaurant at the Mövenpick BDMS Wellness Resort, the chef is radically rethinking the cuisine.

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Wonderland on top of the world in ski paradise Hokkaido

With the famed ‘Niseko Express’ refreshing plentiful powder daily, Japan’s winter capital is on every downhiller’s list. Park Hyatt Niseko Hanazono brings serene sophistication, exceptional dining experiences and their signature service to this resort town—which has plenty of summer draws, too.

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JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa

Just 15 minutes from Phuket International Airport, this luxury, family-friendly resort is a gateway to the pristine beach of Mai Khao.

Hyatt Centric Victoria Harbour Hong Kong

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Getting a new and memorable view of dynamic Hong Kong

This electric city—with its beloved mix of good eats, commerce, history, culture and nature—has been centered on the sea for centuries. Hyatt Centric Victoria Harbour Hong Kong offers an easy access, upscale stay where there are seriously no bad views.

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History with a view—George Town’s Eastern Oriental Hotel

Not only does this storied stay hit all the marks, but it is also the only seafront hotel in George Town.

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How to have a spirit-calming cultural immersion in Seoul

Some places just scream “cool”, others do it with a casual whisper. Seoul, with its historic nooks and enviable style, is the rare place that does both. Ensconce yourself in chic city living that stays rooted in the culture at Andaz Seoul Gangnam.

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This Might Be Bangkok’s Wildest Hotel Suite

A new suite in a beloved boutique hotel lets you feel the call of the wild in the middle of Bangkok.

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Snorkeling with Sharks in the Maldives

Beyond the overwater villas and sparkling lagoons, the friendly giants of the Maldives inhabit a paradise of their own.

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Destination Paro

Turns out Bhutan’s second city offers more excitement than magnificent tiger’s nest and the world’s most dangerous airport approach.

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Passage to Lan Ha—Halong Bay’s Quieter Waters

A new luxury ship with a focus on wellness carries cruisers to a quiet corner of Halong Bay, promising a mindful journey through 500 million years of history—if that thought gets too heavy for you, just faceplant on a massage table and commune with working out your kinks instead.

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Potato Head Studios

Ending 2019 on a high note, the final piece of the Desa Potato Head puzzle opens this month. Nestled among the village, the floating ring is lifted by reinforcements and houses 168 guest rooms and a sunset bar.

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Rosewood Hong Kong

Opened in March 2019, this showstopper has staked its claim as the crown jewel of arts-and-design district Victoria Dockside.

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The St. Regis Hong Kong

Designer André Fu has worked his magic once again at The St. Regis Hong Kong, weaving the brand’s familiar trademarks— Art-Deco touches, a Prohibition era–styled bar— into a new design template set to serve as the archetype for future properties.

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Anantara Hoi An

ON THE BANKS OF THE Thu Bon River, this little colonial portico–lined haven is conveniently tucked just a couple of blocks from the center of old town, so you can retreat to its garden pool when touristing gets too hot at midday then head back out for dinner. hoi-an.anantara.com

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InterContinental Danang Sun

Cascading down the Son Tra Peninsula, this Bill Bensley-designed carnival-chic resort deserves its reputation as one of Vietnam’s finest.

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Hyatt Regency Danang

Although expansive, there’s scope for intimacy at this excellent luxury all-rounder.

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The Inside House, Chiang Mai

With plenty of pretty stays on offer in Chiang Mai, Thailand’s hub for boutique hotels, few stand out like this Lanna colonial-style house.

Earth Energies NZ

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Review: Earth Energies Sanctuary in New Zealand

In pastoral New Zealand, natural remedies, modern therapies and indigenous wisdom power a one-of-a-kind wellness experience.

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Live Like Royalty In This Bangkok Hotel

Steps from the city’s top embassies and luxury shopping centers, The Athenee Hotel is an ideal urban haven.

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The Bailey, Cairns

Far North Queensland got a whole lot hipper in the last 12 months. The second of three luxury Crystalbrook Collection hotels to open in Cairns, The Bailey (creative sibling to The Riley) is a bold celebration of art and originality.

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The Fullerton Sydney

Housed in the former General Post Office (“GPO,” first opened in 1874, at No. 1 Martin Place), Fullerton merges grandiose heritage architecture with contemporary culinary, art and cultural experiences, giving guests the opportunity to explore Sydney past and present.

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The Fantauzzo

The latest installment of one of the country’s most exciting boutique hotel brands, this homage to award-winning Australian painter Vincent Fantauzzo offers six floors of appropriately art-filled spaces.

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Park Hyatt Kyoto

If it’s authenticity you seek in Japan’s ancient capital, a low-rise beauty wrapped around Kyoyamato, a kaiseki restaurant run by the same family since 1877, is where you want to lay your head.