Culture


BLISSFUL IN BALI – SIGHTS, SOUNDS AND SPIRITS ON THE ISLAND OF GODS

Steeped in ancient culture, surrounded by breathtaking natural beauty and home to some of the most welcoming people you’ll ever meet, Bali is a true definition of a tropical paradise. Once you step foot on this island wonder, it will be difficult to leave as you find yourself falling in […]

BLISSFUL IN BALI - SIGHTS, SOUNDS AND SPIRITS ON THE ISLAND OF GODS

Culture in Chiang Mai

CHIANG MAI: THAILAND’S CULTURAL CAPITAL

Established more than 700 years ago as the capital of the ancient Lanna (Northern Thai) Kingdom, Chiang Mai continues to be a thriving hub of art, culture, tradition and Buddhism. The city is sure to become a favourite destination for you and your family, even more so with the new […]


DISCOVER ASIA’S HAPPENING HANDICRAFTS!

One of the best parts of an exotic vacation to a top Asian holiday destination is exploring local handicrafts, from the beautiful batik fabrics of Southeast Asian islands to the tribal textiles of China’s Li people, canang sari baskets made of coconut palms or garlands made of fresh flowers. Check […]

Discover Asia’s Happening Handicrafts with Anantara Vacation Club

Angkor Wat temples

DISCOVER 4 LESSER-KNOW TEMPLES OF ANGKOR

Go beyond Angkor Wat to discover the most beautiful, interesting temples at Angkor Archeological Park near Siem Reap, Cambodia—one of the top Asian holiday destinations. Discover 4 lesser-known temples of Angkor At 400 sq km, Angkor Archeological Park is home to more than 100 temple sites and ruins. Angkor Wat […]


DISCOVER PHUKET’S HIDDEN HERITAGE AND CULTURAL GEMS

Go beyond the sun, sand and surf of Phuket, and discover a rich history and culture influenced by heroes, pirates and invaders. Discover Phuket’s Hidden Heritage and Cultural Gems Beaches and Bays Once home to pirates searching for pearls, Phuket’s coastline now attracts international holidaymakers looking for a luxurious escape […]

Old Building in Sino Portuguese Style at Thalang Road, Phuket,

Brisbane city buildings

DISCOVER BRISBANE, QUEENSLAND’S CULTURE CAPITAL

For a fun-filled family holiday, action-packed weekend or culture-infused vacation, it’s hard to beat Brisbane. The city’s balmy weather and picturesque landscape attracts travellers year-round, but it is also Brisbane’s world-class art, culture, entertainment and dining scenes that position Queensland’s capital as an ideal destination for holiday-goers of all stripes. […]


COOL OFF WITH EXOTIC ICED TEAS FOR NATIONAL ICED TEA MONTH

Chill out this June with exotic iced teas, revved up with indigenous ingredients to tickle your taste buds and keep your holiday cool. Two Anantara Vacation Clubs are kicking off National Iced Tea Month with fresh and fruity takes on traditional teas, inspired by the seasonal fruits on their islands.

Iced Tea Month Anantara Vacation Club

Lanterns in town in Hoi An

A GUIDE TO VIETNAM: DREAM DESTINATION FROM NATURE AND CULTURE

Pristine beaches. Vibrant cities. Sweeping mountain vistas. Vietnam is an ideal spot to experience nature and culture, indigenous people and exotic cuisine. More than 1,600 kilometres from top to toe, Vietnam’s landscapes offer something for everyone. The biggest challenge is deciding where to visit first!


5 AMAZING FACTS ABOUT NEW ZEALAND

A green landscape of incredible scenery and remote beauty…New Zealand is a mystery wrapped in an enigma, waiting to be discovered. Once visited, the vast landscapes of New Zealand’s gloriously green nature are never forgotten, even if you feel lost in time in another world, as J.R.R. Tolkien himself wrote, […]

kiwi sign