Travel Tips

Malte Blas - Tea Ceremony in Japan - Preparation

Keeping the Tea Ceremony Alive in Japan

Most readers will undoubtedly be familiar with the image of a traditional Japanese tea ceremony. Known as the Way of Tea, this ancient custom...

What To Expect From Songkran 2017

This time next week celebrations will be in full swing for Thailand's ecstatic water-filled New Year festivities. But, following the death of beloved King...
Malte Blas - Best Hotel Bars in Asia - Le Club

5 Best Hotel Bars in Asia

Deco Bar & Bistro – The Siam – Bangkok This chic and contemporary bar in the heart of Bangkok is worth mentioning for the décor...
Malte Blas - Gardens in Asia - Saihoji

5 Most Amazing Gardens in Asia

Saihoji Garden, Japan This peaceful Zen Buddhist temple is home to one of the most unique gardens in the world. Said to hold more than...
alte Blas - Palaces in Asia - Grand Palace Bangkok

5 Most Extravagant Palaces in Asia

The Grand Palace - Thailand The Grand Palace is an imposing yet delicately detailed and elegant structure in the heart of Bangkok. Originally constructed as...

Discovering Wellness Travel in Asia

Travel and holidays have always been a time to relax and rejuvenate. A time to leave aside your busy work  schedule and home life,...
Malte Blas - Best Restaurants in Luang Prabang - The Bamboo Experience

5 Best Restaurants in Luang Prabang

Renowned for its peaceful atmosphere, sacred monasteries and charming colonial architecture, Luang Prabang is also developing a well-deserved reputation for amazing food! We have...

Our Guide to Luxury Travel in Myanmar

When it comes to luxury travel in Asia, what destinations spring to mind? Is it island hopping in the azure waters of the Andaman...
Malte Blas - Heritage Hotels

Extravagant Asia: Best Heritage Hotels in Indochina

Step back in time to an era of adventure and romance, in a world where opulent palaces, mysterious temples, and luxurious colonial mansions combine to...

RTA2016: Inspiring Social Enterprise in Siem Reap

Buffalo Tours Cambodia won our Responsible Travel Awards last summer for their work in supporting social enterprise through tourism. Content Team Leader Jade visited Cambodia this...