Get to know Luang Prabang… in Secret Retreats style

Get to know Luang Prabang… in Secret Retreats style

Nestled in the hills of northern Laos, the legendary town of Luang Prabang was the country’s royal and spiritual capital for centuries and is still known for its gilded Buddhist monasteries, slow pace of life along the Mekong and Nam Khan Rivers, unique colonial architecture and plenty of local charm. The lauded UNESCO World Heritage […]

Discovering Rural Thailand: Where to Stay in Isan

Discovering Rural Thailand: Where to Stay in Isan

From stories in DestinAsian to even Vogue, Thailand’s little known northeastern Isan region is starting to step into the spotlight with several recent features. The rural area borders Laos and seems worlds away from the country’s bustling capital of Bangkok or even charming Chiang Mai. It even has its own dialect and creative cuisine – […]

10 incredible rooms, 10 spectacular views

10 incredible rooms, 10 spectacular views

1. Misool Eco Resort, Raja Ampat, Indonesia This luxury dive resort and conservation centre is built in splendid isolation about 4-5 hour boat ride southwest of Sorong on a private island. Surrounded by an archipelago of uninhabited islands, it is difficult to imagine a more remote location and more spectacular views from the cottages fringing […]

A PARADISE TO SAY: “I DO” IN BALI AND LOMBOK SECRET RETREATS

A PARADISE TO SAY: “I DO” IN BALI AND LOMBOK SECRET RETREATS

Orchestrate the most special day of your life at Hotel Tugu Bali or Tugu Lombok, where timeless romance and exotic luxuries blend. Chosen as a sampling of Paradise on Earth, Hotel Tugu Bali and Tugu Lombok are places where, upon entering, one is transported to the most romantic times of Indonesia, to the era of […]