Having been Anantara Vacation Club Points Owners since 2013, Matt Jenkin and his wife Kim have travelled to Phuket, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Dubai and Bali using their Diamond Ownership, as well as across Australia.
If your pre-travel planning involves buying an empty suitcase to be filled to the brim with the best deals you can find while on holiday, Phuket is a shopping destination that should certainly be added to your vacation bucket list!
Planning a trip to Thailand with your nearest and dearest? As school and work holidays abound over the next few weeks, it’s an ideal time period to relax and catch up on some quality bonding with loved ones. For those with children, Bangkok’s concrete jungle and congested streets can initially […]
Once you’ve had your fill of Patong Beach and day spas, there is still lots to explore in and around Phuket. Not only does Thailand’s largest, wealthiest and most visited island exhibit a unique mélange of Dutch and Malay cultural influences, it is also the hop-off point to a range […]
Also known as the Spring Festival, the Chinese New Year is the most significant annual holiday celebrated by the Chinese people worldwide. Held on 28 January 2017, the majority of the country’s workforce will be on holiday from 27 January to 2 February – allowing the nation’s population to enjoy […]
Phuket conjures up images of the warm sun, a piña colada in hand, and children frolicking on powdery white sand. Thailand’s most intriguing island may be many things to many visitors – a relaxing island sanctuary, a pulsing party scene, a shopping haven, and a foodie paradise – but it […]
Many of us have been on a family beach holidays, crammed into hotel rooms where it is too close for comfort – kids in each other’s personal space and parents with no privacy or room of their own. Even with the best of intentions, these small spaces can easily set […]
Make 2016 your greatest year in travel by treating yourself to exotic holidays in some of Asia’s most sought-after places. These three spots are among the top travel destinations in the region known for their local culture, extensive entertainment options, shopping bargains and delicious delicacies for travellers and families of […]
Want to shop till you drop on your next holiday? In addition to having beautiful beaches and fabulous food, Phuket is a shopper’s paradise. Check out a few of our favourite places to pick up souvenirs, grab luxury goods or bag a bargain below.
After a few months of wet weather, who doesn’t want to celebrate the end of Thailand’s rainy season? Loy Krathong is held annually on the full moon of the twelfth lunar month, and it salutes the change in seasons and pays respects to the goddess of the water. In Thai, […]