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French Polynesia Island : Huahine

Inspiration

The 10 Best Islands to Visit in French Polynesia

Venture beyond the predictable places for the bluest waters, coolest sea life, and most secluded overwater bungalows.

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.

Air Milford, Queenstown, New Zealand

Tips & News

New Zealand Has Reopened Way Sooner Than They Said They Would

Start booking those wine drives and glacier hikes now.

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.

Journey Beyond : The Ghan

Inspiration

This Vintage Train in Australia Shows You the Outback in Ultimate Luxury

Celebrate Australia’s reopening with a slow train through the Outback.

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.

La Compagnie

Inspiration

This Business Class-Only Airline Wants to Fly You Around the World in 22 Days

This might be the ultimate use of three weeks.

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.

Raglan Surfing, at Ngarunui Beach, Waikato

Inspiration

13 Coolest Surf Towns in the World for Epic Sunshine and the Best Waves

Go catch a set in these perfect little towns.

NCL : The Haven Sundeck

Inspiration

SPONSORED

Now Is the Time To Plan Your Dream Journey with Norwegian Cruise Line

Ever dreamed of a romantic voyage on the high seas? Norwegian Cruise Line has you covered with more than 75 magical journeys in Europe.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Malaysia : Petronas Twin Tower

Inspiration

Malaysia Has Reopened to the Fully Vaxxed

Heritage shophouses, buzzy bars and restos, and beautiful beaches await. Here’s what to know.

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.

Best Freediving in Asia :

Inspiration

New #VacationGoal: Learn Hold Your Breath for Five Minutes Under Water

Ariel is calling, and she wants you to learn to freedive.

Jaipur, Pink City : City Palace Jaipur

Inspiration

8 Reasons You Need to Add India’s ‘Pink City’ to Your Must-Visit List

Jaipur is a stunning historic gateway filled with palaces, bazaars and oh-so-luxe hotels.

Hotels & Resorts

Video: Water, Water Everywhere at Amanpulo

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

The Ritz Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands no longer requires PCR test

Tips & News

The Maldives Just Made It Easier for Vaccinated Travelers to Visit — Here’s How

Time to book that dream trip.

Sunnies Cities : Alicante, Spain

Tips & News

These Are Sunniest Cities in Europe, According to New Data

The top slot goes to a place with 349 hours of sun per month.

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.

Jampa : Jampa Interior

Food & Drink

You’ve Never Seen a Farm-to-Table Restaurant Like This Glam Newcomer in Phuket

We review zero-waste Jampa, which seems aiming for Michelin, like its starred sister restaurant Pru.

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.

TCM Primer : Cupping, Kamalaya

Spa

What Is Traditional Chinese Medicine? A T+L Wellness Primer

For many, TCM is a way of life. Here’s how to incorporate it into yours.

Kamalaya Retreat Koh Samui : Aerial Lap Pool

Hotels & Resorts

Review: Kamalaya Wellness Retreat Koh Samui

This place is all heart.

Clinique La Prairie Bangkok

Spa

Review: Clinique La Prairie Aesthetics and Medical Spa Bangkok

Luxury pampering with sides of electromagnetic pulses, lasers and all the collagen your heart desires.

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.

Friendliest Cities : Taitung, Taiwan

Inspiration

These Are the 10 Friendliest Cities Around the Globe, According to Booking.com Reviews

From one of the oldest towns in Italy to one of our fave islands in Indonesia, this list is pure #smalltownvibes.

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.

Halawa Bay, Molokai Hawaii

Inspiration

Have You Heard of Molokai? This Remote Hawaiian Island Is a Nature Lover’s Paradise

Here’s how to spend a perfect day on Molokai, Hawaii’s fifth-largest island.

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.)

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.

Panorama view of Millstaetter in Winter, Austria

Inspiration

SPONSORED

10 Reasons Why Austria Belongs on Your Bucket List for 2022

An easy flight from Southeast Asia, this wonderland brims with charm.

One&Only Derasu Coast

Inspiration

7 Hopelessly Romantic Long-Weekend Getaways in Southeast Asia

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, so we’re here with romantic inspo.

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.

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.

Best Seaplane Flights in Asia: Trans Maldivian Airways

Inspiration

6 of the Best Seaplane Flights in Asia

Is it a boat? Is it a plane? It’s both – and a magnificently thrilling ride.

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.

Where should I go in 2022 : Horizontal Waterfalls, Western Australia

Inspiration

12 Unforgettable Travel Experiences, One for Each Month in 2022

Use this T+L guide to choose your own adventures this year.

Best Paradise Islands : Palawan

Inspiration

The 9 Best Paradise Islands to Visit in Southeast Asia

Our kingdom for a beach. These are some of the best, most bucket-list-worthy tropical escapes in the region.

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.

The Happiness Project, Personality Type trip

Tips & News

How Knowing Your Personality Type Can Help You Plan a Better Trip

Happiness expert Gretchen Rubin offers tips for maximizing fun and minimizing tension based on the four tendencies outlined in her quiz.

Where to go 2022 - Cempedak Island

Inspiration

These Are the Places Asia’s Travel Experts Most Want to Go in 2022

Looking for inspo of where to go in 2022? We asked some of the most influential people in Asia’s travel industry for their this-year bucket list.

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.

The World's Most Beautiful Destinations - Bagan, Myanmar

Inspiration

55 of the Most Beautiful Places in the World to Visit

From the white sands of the Seychelles to the peaks of Pakistan.

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.

Sapa Valley in Vietnam Greenest Places on Earth

Inspiration

10 Greenest Places on Earth, From Jungle Hikes to Waterfall Dips

These lush getaways offer soothing natural beauty with a side of serious adventure.

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.

the best new in australia

Inspiration

The Best New Openings in Australia of 2021

A whole lot has happened Down Under in the past year or two. Bookmark this guide of the best new hotels, restaurants and bars now.

jettly; booking private jet

Tips & News

There’s a New Way to Book Private Jets — and It’s ‘Just Like Expedia’

All the perks of private air travel, none of the broker drama.

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.

best resorts in the maldives; Maldives most luxurious resort; best resort in the Maldives for couples; best resort in the maldives for honeymoon

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.

loy river song; thailand river cruise; bangkok river cruise; chao phraya river cruise; thai river cruise

Culture

The Loy River Song Private Cruise Is a Dreamy Way to See Thailand From a New Perspective

A luxe sailing from Bangkok to Ayutthaya on the Chao Phraya may be the closest you’ll get to traveling back in time.

fiji reopening; fiji luxury resorts

Tips & News

Bula, World! Fiji Has Reopened for Tourism. Here’s What You Need to Know

Pacific Island hospitality is calling us! We’ve got the details, plus five of the best deals at luxury resorts.

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.

Inspiration

The Beach in Thailand From ‘The Beach’ the Movie Is Finally Reopening

Maya Bay originally closed in the name of conservation back in 2018.

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.

private plane tour trips; abercrombie and kent; wheels up

Inspiration

These Are the Latest Private Plane Luxury Tour Dreams Trips to Add to Your Bucket List

The Wheels Up x Abercrombie and Kent partnership is a match made in luxury heaven.

happiest countries

Inspiration

These Are the 10 Happiest Countries in the World

One Asia-Pacific nation made the top 10. Can you guess which?

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.

aura skypool

Inspiration

The World’s Highest Infinity Pool Is Open in Dubai — With 360-Degree Views of the City

Swim 50 floors above the ground with 360-degree views.

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.

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.

InterContinental Danang

SPONSORED

It’s a new world at InterContinental Danang, Vietnam

As soon as the border opens, put Danang on your travel schedule.

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.

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.

Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection

Inspiration

Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection Debuts Next Year

The first Ritz-Carlton yacht, the Evrima, will launch next spring. Here’s what we know.

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.

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.

Capella Singapore

SPONSORED

Capella Singapore Is Spotlighting Women Artists through Augmented Reality

A collaboration with Net-A-Porter and The Meshminds Foundation, “Please Insert Women” is a groundbreaking work.

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.

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.

Tips & News

You Will Soon Have to Pay a Departure Tax to Leave the Maldives

If you needed incentive to schedule a trip this year, the new departure tax kicks in Jan. 1, 2022.

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

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

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.

Tips & News

Even the Host of Netflix’s ‘World’s Most Amazing Vacation Rentals’ Learned a Lot About Traveling While Filming

VIDEO: From a bamboo pod in Bali to a treehouse on an alpaca farm, check out these insane rentals.

Inspiration

This New Invite-Only Travel Club Is Taking Bespoke Luxury to the Next Level

Scott Dunn Private has awesome travel experiences for the awesomely wealthy. Think you can score a membership?

Tips & News

Iceland’s 4-day Workweek Proves to Be ‘Incredible Success,’ Study Says

Productivity increased while hours decreased in the study performed from 2015 to 2019.

Hotels & Resorts

The 9 Best All-Inclusive Honeymoon Hotels in Asia

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

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.

Avani+ Koh Lanta Resort

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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.

Tips & News

Guam Gets into Vaccine Tourism with Air V&V Program

Guys, let’s all go to Guam.

Hotels & Resorts

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Solaire in the Philippines Celebrates Its Eighth Anniversary

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

Tips & News

15 New Reasons We Can’t Wait to Get Fully Vaccinated and Travel Abroad

Here are the dishes, drinks, cultural attractions and stays that have us dreaming of booking a plane ticket.

Kamalaya Koh Samui

Spa

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.

Hotels & Resorts

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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.

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.

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.

Hotels & Resorts

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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.

Hotels & Resorts

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.

Inspiration

Japan’s Cherry Blossoms Are Expected to Bloom Earlier Than Usual This Year

Cherry blossoms are expected to bloom as early as March 15 in Tokyo.

Hotels & Resorts

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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4 Amazing Places for a Diving Expedition in the Maldives

Social distancing is no trouble at all when you’re underwater searching for rare species of marine life.

Tips & News

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.

Hotels & Resorts

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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.

Hotels & Resorts

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.

Inspiration

SPONSORED

6 Things to Do in the Maldives Beyond Snapping Brag-Worthy Beach Selfies

There’s more to this magical archipelago than meets the eye.

Hotels & Resorts

This is the hottest new hotel in Cambodia

Once-sleepy Kampot now has its first luxury resort.

Inspiration

Pearl Diving, Desert Horseback Riding, and 7,000 Years of History in Ras Al Khaimah

This quiet emirate challenges the typical U.A.E. stereotypes, with deeply rooted heritage and rugged mountains, desert, and coastline. Make the hour’s drive from Dubai and you just might find your great escape.

Hotels & Resorts

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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.

Tips & News

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5 Reasons Why the Maldives Belongs at the Top of Your 2021 Travel List

Sun, sand and plenty of space for social distancing—paradise is looking pretty good these days.

Hotels & Resorts

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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.

Hotels & Resorts

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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.

Tips & News

Plan a Staycation in Hong Kong or Phuket with These Exclusive T+L Reader Deals

This is the year of the staycation, so make the most of it with a special readers’ deal in your own backyard.

Inspiration

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.

Hotels & Resorts

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.

Inspiration

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.

Hotels & Resorts

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.

Hotels & Resorts

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.

Hotels & Resorts

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.

Inspiration

This Retreat Is the Ultimate Mom-cation

A kids-optional retreat in Bali provides a nurturing space for moms to invest in themselves, recharge and reconnect with themselves.

Hotels & Resorts

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.

Hotels & Resorts

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.

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.

Hertiage Wing Front Facade

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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.

Hotels & Resorts

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.

Hotels & Resorts

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.

Inspiration

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6 Amazing Beach Bars for a Sundowner in Asia

These stylish watering holes at InterContinental resorts serve up drinks with a view.

Hotels & Resorts

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.

the best of thailand; the best of 2019

Inspiration

The Best New Openings in Thailand 2019

Sky-high, beachfront and boutique luxe hotels plus inventive and Instagrammable eateries and bars.

the best of 2019; the best of hong kong

Inspiration

The Best New Openings in Hong Kong 2019

Thoughtful menus, funky bars and a pair of luxury high-rise hotels.

the best of vietnam; the best of 2019

Inspiration

The Best New Openings in Vietnam 2019

Star power in the kitchens of Saigon and Hanoi, and hotels go uber-mod and historical luxe.

the best of singapore; the best of 2019

Inspiration

The Best New Openings in Singapore 2019

A grande dame made new again and an Old Man transplanted: can you guess our picks for the best new openings in Singapore 2019?

the best of 2019; the best of indonesia

Inspiration

The Best New Openings in Indonesia 2019

Gorgeous, locally minded hotels, creative dining, and a beach club that conjures Greece.

the best of australia; the best of 2019

Inspiration

The Best New Openings in Australia 2019

Gorgeous hotels across the country and divine food from edgy to rustic.

Hotels & Resorts

Maldives Rising: The New Resort That Puts Conservation at Its Forefront

InterContinental Maamunagau may have opened up the Maldives’ less-developed Raa Atoll to more visitors, but this sparkling new jewel makes protecting its pristine foundations the prime mission.

Tips & News

Give Singapore’s Geylang Neighborhood a Chance

The old school rules in Geylang, where a colorful jumble of heritage shops, ornate temples, bustling kopitiams and legendary eateries invites a closer look at Singapore’s grittiest neighborhood.

Hotels & Resorts

Visiting Byron Bay? Check Out This Chic, Local-Is-Best Nest

A launch pad for Mullum’s hip cafés, the destination Kiva Spa and the bush trails of Nightcap National Park (part of the UNESCO-listed Gondwana rainforests), Blackbird Byron makes a compelling case for hyper-local travel.

Tips & News

This Tour Company in Cambodia is Run By a Group of Deported Refugees

Carving out a new life in Cambodia, a group of deported refugees brings a deeper resonance to local tours.

Hotels & Resorts

A Visit to Banyan Tree Spa Sanctuary Phuket

Whether you’re looking for full detox or just a break from it all, Banyan Tree Spa Sanctuary is a chill recharging station where the only requirement is a daily massage.

Hotels & Resorts

The New Aman in Kyoto is Just as Serene as You’d Expect

Set in old forest amid history-laden north Kyoto, a new Aman wants you to do little more than wander, contemplate and explore both its own vast grounds and the neighborhood it calls home.

Inspiration

Discovering Batanes in the Philippines’ Verdant North

At the top of the Philippines is a clutch of windswept islands where the bonds of community have been forged by the elements. In verdant Batanes, Stephanie Zubiri dances among lighthouses, absorbs lessons from tribal elders and just lets go.

Inspiration

Preserving Paradise in Phu Quoc

How to prep a corner of paradise for the outside world while keeping it as pristine as possible is on the minds of many in Phu Quoc these days. It’s shockingly easy to get to this on-the-up Vietnamese idyll— just please don’t eat the sea urchin.

Inspiration

Macau Beyond The Neon

If you ever need to get away from the bustling crowds in Macau and neon lights of the Cotai Strip, Coloane village offers a breath of fresh air and slices of nature: beaches, hiking trails, pandas and more.

Inspiration

Taking Thailand’s South By Motorcycle

Touring the south of Thailand on a vintage motorcycle is a chance for Duncan Forgan to get a true taste of the region and its limestone karsts, abandoned beaches and more than a plate or two of spicy food.

Hotels & Resorts

This Might Be Penang’s Most Creative Accommodation

In George Town, there’s a meal of a different sort at Hikayat, a sleek one-stop-shop for literature, creativity and Penang’s latest, most artsy accommodation.

Inspiration

The Eastern Side of Koh Lanta Is the Perfect Quiet Island Getaway

The eastern shore of Koh Lanta offers a more subdued take on the popular Thai island, writes Joe Cummings, who is already daydreaming of his next visit.

Food & Drink

Exploring Hue One Bite at a Time

Vietnam’s last dynasty may have built extravagant monuments around its imperial citadel, but Lester V. Ledesma says the enduring monarchic influence is found in the food of the commonfolk—the banh Hue.

Hotels & Resorts

A New Resort in the Himalayas Is a Haven For Tea Drinkers

A new mountain resort in Darjeeling offers an intimate chance to get away from it all, while experiencing West Bengal’s tea-making traditions in style.

Boracay

Hotels & Resorts

Return to Paradise: Boracay’s Green Comeback

Boracay is back, cleaner and greener than ever. We return to the island to see if this Philippines favorite can preserve its soul along with its shores.

Tips & News

A Walk Through Manila’s Chinatown

A walk through Manila’s Chinatown reveals its blended cultural identity and the legacies—places of worship, dishes to worship—of the Chinese Filipinos.

Hotels & Resorts

This Luxurious Jungle Camp in Cambodia Should Be Your Next Destination

Glamping is so last season. Come fly away to a luxe, cunningly conversationist jungle book in the heart of Cambodia.

Hotels & Resorts

A New Island Resort in China is a Lesson in Luxury

A new addition on an empty swathe of China’s otherwise crowded coastal hub offers a chance to see Hainan island as more than just a developing skyline with ocean views. Eloise Basuki checks into the Capella Sanya and experiences a five-star version of local life.

Inspiration

How to Spend a Weekend in Vientiane

Often considered a gateway town, Vientiane is an underrated destination in its own right. Laurel Tuohy wanders its heritage streets and finds hip new hangouts that are reinvigorating the city.

Culture

Bintan’s Roads Less Traveled

Bintan is known as a resort paradise, with many visitors never straying far from their hotels’ manicured grounds. But the island’s diversity makes for a pastoral family trip.

Hotels & Resorts

The Datai Langkawi

The Datai Langkawi has reopened after an extensive renovation and the astute realization that the modern traveler’s greatest luxury is learning to commune with nature. On a wellness sojourn, Jeninne Lee-St. John finds the best of intentions under the rainforest canopy.

Inspiration

On the Maritime Frontier of Off-the-Grid Burma

Off the south coast of Burma, the barely touched, largely uninhabited Mergui Archipelago beckons the intrepid sailor. We check the phone at the cabin door for an exploration of the new eco-resorts in one of the least touristed places in Southeast Asia.

Inspiration

A New Era in Kuala Lumpur

With an influx of luxury hotels and experimental Malaysian restaurants, plus a community of small bars, it is now worth lingering in Kuala Lumpur.

Hotels & Resorts

The 6 Best Hotels to Celebrate A Special Occasion

From a former royal guesthouse to a room with sweeping Mount Fuji views, these intimate, extravagant and picturesque resorts are just the spots to celebrate those once-in-a-lifetime moments.

Culture

Sight Unseen in Saigon

With its landmark heritage buildings, and now shimmering skyscrapers, Dong Khoi Street is undoubtedly Saigon’s most prestigious address. But it’s the drag’s more inconspicuous charms, squirrelled away in century-old apartment blocks, that continually coax Connla Stokes to the area.

Tips & News

These 6 Secret Beaches in Australia Are an Escape from the Crowds

Flaunting 60,000 kilometers of sun-kissed coast, Australia is awash in beaches. Those in the know don’t need to share the sand.

Inspiration

Perth Coming of Age

On the shore of Western Australia, once-sleepy Perth is coming of age as a new culinary and creative destination.

Food & Drink

This May Be Saigon’s Hottest Suburb

A once-sleepy suburb of Saigon is coaxing art lovers, shoppers, and even the scenesters and socialites away from downtown.

Hotels & Resorts

Rosewood Luang Prabang

From the balcony of her luxury tent above the forested hillside at Rosewood Luang Prabang, Eloise Basuki gets a new perspective on the former capital of Laos, and finds there’s plenty to discover beyond the town’s heritage quarters.

Kokomo; Private Island Fiji

Hotels & Resorts

These Are 3 of the Absolute Best Resorts in Fiji

As Fiji lands new resorts, international flights and cruises, the South Pacific paradise is trying to preserve its own Eden.

langkawi; kayu puti

Hotels & Resorts

Legends of Langkawi, and the Best Luxury Resorts

This prehistoric Malaysian island is making moves with the help of new luxury and old species.

The Sukhothai Shanghai

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The Sukhothai Shanghai

SEEMS THE JOINT DEVELOPERS of luxury-lifestyle complex HKRI Taikoo Hui were laser-focused on hospitality with personality, because they’ve each plucked the most luminous brands from their portfolios: in addition to The Middle House, this mini-district in Jing’an also boasts The Sukhothai Shanghai. The original hotel named after the ancient Thai capital is lush and resort-style […]

The Middle House

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The Middle House

CULT FAVORITE BOUTIQUE BRAND The House Collective, of Swire Hotels, is opening its fourth property, The Middle House, this month in Dazhongli, one of Shanghai’s oldest neighborhoods, on the southern side of Nanjing Road West. Its rounded, aluminium louvered exteriors create a stylish, environmentally friendly façade that modernizes traditional Shanghainese architectural elements—a thought process the […]

W Shanghai

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W Shanghai—The Bund

IT’S FITTING THAT THE FLASHY W brand would commandeer prime position here in the tallest building in Puxi, overlooking the Huangpu River. Opened last summer, W Shanghai—The Bund, like many of its sister hotels, is a Technicolor music video on steroids (the Cloud on The Bund suite has a hanging bed in a birdcage), but […]

The St. Regis Shanghai

Hotels & Resorts

Review: The St. Regis Shanghai Jingan

The new St. Regis Shanghai Jingan is unabashedly dripping in glamour. Read our review of the hotel, complete with bloody Marys and abalone.

Capella Shanghai

Hotels & Resorts

Review: Capella Shanghai, Jian Ye Li

The new Capella Shanghai is a stunning historic urban resort.

Hotels & Resorts

Is Hua Hin Bangkok’s worst-kept secret?

Hua Hin is becoming one of Thailand’s most versatile destinations, with something for everyone. Minimalist urban boutique? Check. Sprawling family-friendly resort? Got it. A holistic spa escape? You bet.

laucala; fiji private island

Hotels & Resorts

Review: Laucala, the Private Island Resort in Fiji That’s a Private Alternate Universe

On a jungle-shrouded private island in Fiji, a reclusive billionaire has created what may be the world’s most extravagant resort.