Headed to Bangkok with teens in tow? While the concrete jungle might initially seem imposing with its towering skyscrapers, relentless traffic and soaring temperatures, it acts as a veritable playground for cultural discovery.
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.
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 […]
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. […]
An enchantingly beautiful island dipped in turquoise clear waters; a magical landscape of soft white sands, mountain backdrops and rich green jungles; Bali is more than a holiday destination, it is an inspiration. From fine dining and a vibrant culture, to an achingly beautiful simplicity that nourishes you to the […]
SPA AND RETAIL THERAPY IN BOPHUT AFTER LAST WEEK’S RECOMMENDATIONS ON FAMILY DAYS OUT we’re slowing the pace down with an insider’s guide to spa and retail therapy in and around Bophut. While a trip to the spa offers the ultimate in relaxation, browsing through the boutique shops in laid […]
SHOPPING DELIGHTS…AT ANANTARA VACATION CLUB SANYA! One thing I always want to know when I’m at a new holiday destination is where to go shopping! I love discovering the local products in different countries, especially if the destination is famous for a particular item, like jewelry, crafts, or textiles. I […]
WHERE TO SHOP…AT ANANTARA VACATION CLUB PHUKET MAI KHAO! People just love to go shopping in Thailand. Not just visitors but even Thai people who live here love shopping in Thailand! It seems that the Thai love of shopping is second only to eating, which is why there are so […]