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CHECKING IN AT BONSELLA HOTEL, HANOI, VIETNAM

CHECKING IN AT BONSELLA HOTEL, HANOI, VIETNAM

When you’ve spent the day on the rowdy streets of Vietnam’s capital, Hanoi, dodging motorbikes, turning away street vendors, and sweating like it’s your job, you can’t be blamed for wanting a bit of luxury to rest your head. We found it at Bonsella Hotel.   […]

FIVE REASONS TO ADD BEIJING TO YOUR BUCKET LIST

FIVE REASONS TO ADD BEIJING TO YOUR BUCKET LIST

Beijing is a city of extremes. It has dusty ancient alleyways and sophisticated modern buildings. It has blistering summers and teeth-chattering winters. There is a really Great Wall and you can get really great beer. Here’s why you should visit China’s capital at least once in your life.

PERCOLATING IN PENANG: FOUR TOP PLACES TO GET COFFEE IN GEORGETOWN

PERCOLATING IN PENANG: FOUR TOP PLACES TO GET COFFEE IN GEORGETOWN

A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Penang’s Georgetown doesn’t just have amazing street art, palpable culture and a smorgasbord of incredible food, it also has great coffee spots. Here are some top cafes to visit while in this special part of Malaysia.

A FEAST FOR THE SENSES: WHAT TO DO AND WHERE TO EAT IN HOI AN

A FEAST FOR THE SENSES: WHAT TO DO AND WHERE TO EAT IN HOI AN

Hoi An, like much of Vietnam, is a romantic assault on the senses. The air clings to you like hot breath. Motorbike engines forever rev and warm bowls of cao lau broth compete with cold gulps of beer. The Ancient Town’s vistas overexpose themselves with […]

AN INSIDER’S GUIDE TO WELLINGTON

AN INSIDER’S GUIDE TO WELLINGTON

Anthony Blewman, general manager at Flight Coffee Hangar, has lived in Wellington for 21 years. He shares his insider tips on how to spend a few days in New Zealand’s capital city.

EIGHT ‘TIL LATE: HOW TO SPEND A DAY IN WELLINGTON

EIGHT ‘TIL LATE: HOW TO SPEND A DAY IN WELLINGTON

Wellington has recently been named the world’s most liveable city in a global survey conducted by Deutsche Bank. Yay for Wellington! I, too, am fond of New Zealand’s capital so here are some worthwhile things to do on a day spent in the very loveable, very liveable city.