Asia

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Wellness Retreat in Cambodia

If you’re anything like me, you might find yourself daydream occasionally, picturing yourself sipping on a fruity drink, going to the spa, and just unplugging from the rest of the world. It seems like the thing of fantasies. But this retreat to Song Saa (coupled with a fantastic tour of Siem Reap) is beyond even my wildest dreams

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Vietnam Art Vacation

After years of growing tourism in Southeast Asia, it’s no longer just the scenery that leaves tourists speechless – it’s also the art. Paintings, sculptures, calligraphy, and more, are all thriving in Vietnam. You just have to know where to look.

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What to do in a Weekend in Hong Kong

Hong Kong — a city with distinctive cultural mixes, trending styles, avant garde art galleries, high fashion toting ladies, the most expensive and the cheapest Michelin star restaurants, the stunning contrasts of high rises and dingy alleys — seamlessly thriving together in this super packed city known as ‘Asia’s World City’.

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“Just Do It”

Nike has made it’s mark in Japan too. And to take a quick look you must go see its flagship store in Harajuku, Tokyo….

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Lucien pellat-finet Osaka

French fashion designer Lucien Pellat-Finet has opened his third store in Osaka Japan. This particular one is unique because it has been designed by Kengo Kuma such that the pattern-work on the interiors reflects the feeling of cashmere and knit wool clothing, which usually make up the brand.

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The Malabar Houseboat Kerala

The Malabari houseboat hotel is a unique bed-and-breakfast in that it blends the lines of ancient materials with contemporary tropical architecture, and sits resplendently looking over the beautiful backwaters of Alleppey, Kerala.

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Victorian Dawn Cochin

All set to experience a little bit of the English, Portuguese and Dutch influences in Southern India? At Victory Dawn in Cochin, this is part of the everyday.

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Mattancherry Synagogue Cochin

A history lesson in a building, this synagogue has stories from far and wide. The Malabari Jews were an influential community and played a significant role in controlling the spice trade around the world.

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A Sea Escape – Goa

On a relatively private spit of land overlooking the ocean, separated from the rest of the world by a salt water creek, stands ‘ELSEWHERE.

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Jazz Sport Shop – Tokyo

Jazzy Sport is more than just your regular music store. It’s not just a place for funky vinyl shopping, but also a hangout to listen to music from the guys who know their stuff well.

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Bandu Indah

15 minutes south of central Ubud, is this gorgeous boutique hotel, Bambu Indah which literally translates as ‘Beautiful Bamboo.’ Bringing in the Javanes tradition,…

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Jamahal

At walking distance from the white sand beach, at the southern tip of Bali, right in the middle of Jimbaran, lies the beautiful Jamahal…

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Sleeping in a Boat, Kerala

What’s a backwater vacation without a Cruise in a Houseboat! Kerala’s tourism skyrocketed with these houseboats, a brilliant idea by someone in the state to upmarket these floating houses in the longest lake in the country.