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Bali –  the famed Island of the Gods is not only one the most loved travel destinations in Asia but also a great hit with Instagrammers.  This beautiful paradise on earth is picture perfect with its varied landscape of majestic mountains, spectacular volcanic hillsides, beautiful beaches and lush green rice terraces. With world-class facilities for the …

‘Malaysia Truly Asia’ is the country’s tourism tagline, and this couldn’t be closer to the truth. The country truly does symbolise the best that Asia has to offer. But even the nicest of places sometimes need a bit of escaping from, especially when you’ve been living and working there for the most part of your …

It’s that time of the year again when your email inbox begins to get flooded with all sorts of invites to New Year parties, parties featuring famous DJs, all-you-can-eat buffets and whatnot. We suggest you escape all the clichés this year and whisk your loved ones away on a holiday. Where to go? Allow our …

Another year has gone by, and you have that sinking feeling that you haven’t really lived the year with all your heart. You long for a memory and a vacation to break the monotony. You miss the wind in your hair, the water between your toes, and the sand castle next to your recliner. It’s …

Gangwon-do, a province in South Korea has the most beautiful locations to enjoy the fall season. Think mountains, temples, natural reserves, and a plethora of colours. The province has been in existence since the Joseon Dynasty came into power, in the late 1300s. Located in the northern and east part of Korea, it is one …

Tokyo isn’t just the fast-paced, high-tech metropolis symbolic of present-day Japan. Nature blends itself in seamlessly amidst all the modernity, more so in autumn, when colourful leaves spread across the capital city of Tokyo around November and December like cherry blossoms spread in spring. The city has a lot of gardens and parks lined with …

Classical Buddhist temples, lush gardens, imperial palaces, traditional wooden houses – Kyoto is vintage Japan. Tokyo and Kyoto are anagrams, and that’s pretty much where the similarity ends. The two cities couldn’t be more different. The former represents the flawless modernity and high-tech feel that is synonymous with the modern-day image of Japan while the …

Known globally for its upscale shops, modern architecture, busy markets and a vibrant nightlife, Taipei City is on many travel bucket lists. If you are wondering when to visit the Taiwan capital, there couldn’t be a better time than autumn. With welcoming temperatures and striking natural beauty, Taipei City promises to give its visitors unforgettable …

It is said that every leaf turns into a flower in autumn. This couldn’t be truer in the East Asian belt where tourists flock to coastal towns for their pleasant weather and picture postcard landscapes. Yilan County just south of Taipei is one such place. The eastern coast of Taiwan is particularly beautiful and Taipei …

If Taiwan had a heart, Nantou County would be it. Located right at the center of the country, this rural beauty is the only landlocked county in Taiwan. Nantou County, with its rustic rural feel, perfectly complements Taiwan’s modern urban face. With abundant natural beauty in the form of massive mountains and serene lakes, it …