Baan Grood is a small and very tranquil seafront town on the Gulf of Thailand in rural Prachuap Khiri Khan province. A favourite getaway place for Thai families and in-the-know Scandinavians, it is otherwise off the tourism map, especially for those seeking nightlife, theme parks, golf, shopping and “must-do”...
In 1923 an enterprising Siamese prince built the ornate Railway Hotel on a virgin beach at the barely-known village of Hua Hin. Fast-forward almost a century and today the prince’s hotel is still there, easily recognizable (if much expanded) and now known as the Centara Grand Hua Hin Beach...
Vancouver Island, simply put, is paradise. It’s the Land of the Mighty Yellow Cedars and Giant Sequoias and stands of ancient Douglas Firs in a forest called the Cathedral Grove because the church-spire trees are older, taller and many say holier than the medieval churches of Europe. It’s no...
Macau’s hotels are looking pretty wild and things are only going to get blinger. The city’s tycoons are vying with each other in a prolonged tussle of one-billion-upmanship to see who can build the flashiest resorts. These resorts are some of the most impressive places to visit in Macau...
Want to see snow in Japan? Planning a skiing or snowboarding trip? Hakuba Ski Resort is one of Japan's best winter resorts and if you want to know where to stay in Hakuba, check out these cool Hakuba hotels.Winter in Japan is a picturesque white wonderland but if you're...
Live like a Maharajah or Maharani in one of these opulent palace hotels in India. You've got to do it at least once in your lifetime! Lavish silk drapes, chandeliers from Europe, plush Persian carpets and rooms filled with antiques. India’s palace hotels are a reminder of an extravagant era when...
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