Asia is the largest of the five continents with fifty countries. The largest is Russia and the second largest is China with the Maldives being the smallest independent state.

Asia is the largest of the five continents with fifty countries. The largest is Russia and the second largest is China with the Maldives being the smallest independent state.


entering Minakuchi Shuzo - a local sake, gin and beer brewery in Matsuyama -(bottles of sake) tasting award winning sake
A Setouchi Sojourn

Our first day in Miyajima is like stepping onto a Japanese film set; the opening scene of a mythical, ancient story, with mist swirling, a vermillion Tori gate rising from the steel-coloured sea and light snow flurries falling intermittently on cue.

Komodo Dragon
Visit Komodo and see a real live dragon

Let’s embark on a jaunt to the Komodo National Park, during the illustrious Year of the Dragon. This Indonesian jewel, cradled in the bosom of East Nusa Tenggara, is not just a UNESCO World Heritage Site; it’s a veritable circus of nature’s grandest spectacles, where Komodo dragons, those prehistoric behemoths, reign supreme.

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Rip Curl Surf School in Bali

For over two decades, the Rip Curl School of Surf has been an integral part of Bali’s tourism tapestry, consistently exceeding expectations with comprehensive water sports packages.

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Social media travel with Kate Branch

In today’s digital age, where our lives are increasingly intertwined with screens, social media has undeniably transformed the way we experience and perceive travel. As a photographer and social media manager in the travel and hospitality industry, Kate has had a front-row seat to witness this remarkable evolution.

New York Grill at the Park Hyatt Tokyo
Park Hyatt Tokyo Lost in Translation

It’s not every day you can get a travel tip from Bill Murray so do take heed and book a night or two at the elegant Park Hyatt Tokyo which featured in Lost in Translation. Set on the top floors of the 52 storey Shinjuku Park Tower, you can imagine the eye popping views this special hotel offers.

Bhutan’s Royal Highland Festival

Bhutan’s Royal Highland Festival , which is held at 4,000m above sea level, aims to celebrate, promote and preserve the life and culture of the nomadic highland people of Bhutan, support their economy, exhibit the beauty and wonders of the highlands, and laud their resilience.

Sustainability at Banyan Tree
Banyan Tree Group Expands Sustainable Food Journey

Banyan Tree Group  has long been committed to its ethos of “Embracing the Environment, Empowering People” and actively implementing sustainability practices ever since its founding. 

Modernist Mumbai Bar
Modernist, Private Members’ Club at Four Seasons Mumbai

Evolved from the property’s popular membership hub, – ‘The Club’, Modernist is Four Seasons Mumbai’s future-forward playground of a coveted network of influential individuals.  

Elite Havens Villa Bangkuang Relaxing Pool View
Elite havens adds new properties in Bali and more

Elite Havens is offering four new exceptional properties in Bali and Lombok  Each of these new additions to the Elite Havens portfolio has been hand-picked for its exceptional beauty, unique charm, and stunning location.

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Dusit Hotels and Resorts makes its Nepal debut

Dusit Hotels and Resorts under Dusit International is making its Nepal debut with the opening of Dusit Princess Kathmandu and Dusit Thani Himalayan Resort Dhulikhel, which has just started welcoming guests.

AYANA Spa Exterior View of Spa on the Rock
Five top spa treatments at the Ayana Resort Bali

The AYANA Spa at AYANA Resort Bali is home to a dedicated team of wellness professionals and a wide array of spa programs, as well as two exclusive Spa on the Rocks treatment rooms enjoying panoramic views from their clifftop perch

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Four Seasons Private Jet Itineraries

The 2025 Four Seasons Private Jet calendar begins with African Wonders (December 29, 2024 – January 10, 2025), a shorter itinerary with minimal travel across time zones perfect for families travelling with kids and equally enriching for couples and individuals.