How to Spend One-Week in Sri Lanka

Don’t have three weeks to spend traipsing across Sri Lanka? It’s possible to pack most of Ceylon’s heritage sites into a one-week itinerary—and there’s even time to squeeze in some beach time. Continue reading How to Spend One-Week in Sri Lanka

5 Coolest Airbnb Properties in Asia

Who needs hotels these days when the sharing economy is all ablaze? The beauty of sites like Airbnb is that there’s a style for every traveler, on every budget. Not looking for a typical one-bedroom? The site has tons of quirky and curious options, from hobbit holes to bamboo houses. Here are a few of the coolest Airbnb properties in Asia. Continue reading 5 Coolest Airbnb Properties in Asia

Inside Gaggan, Asia’s Best Restaurant

After Chef Gaggan Anand snagged the top spot in the Asia’s 50 Best Restaurant Awards this past March, the eponymous restaurant shot to the top of my to-do list on a recent trip to Bangkok. Continue reading Inside Gaggan, Asia’s Best Restaurant

Guide to Okinawa Island Hopping

Japan’s prefecture of Okinawa has a personality all of its own thanks to the island vibes and tropical fare. We dip a toe in the area’s famously crystal clear waters. Continue reading Guide to Okinawa Island Hopping

Singapore’s 6 Coolest Speakeasies

Singapore’s nightlife scene is boiling over with cool new bars, and among them is a handful of blink-and-miss-it speakeasy-style spaces helmed by award-winning bartenders with one thing on their minds: high-quality cocktails. With unmarked doors and need-to-know passwords, going out just got a little more exciting. Continue reading Singapore’s 6 Coolest Speakeasies

Honeymooners’ Guide to Koh Samui

There’s a reason newlyweds flock to this sunny little Thai island. Kate Springer test-drives a few amorous excursions for lovebirds on an ultra-romantic getaway.

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Inside the Park Hyatt Sunny Bay Sanya

While Sanya may not be your first choice of beach destination, there is at least one great reason to go: the new Park Hyatt Sanya Sunny Bay Resort. Continue reading Inside the Park Hyatt Sunny Bay Sanya

Explore, Save with Sugar App

If you’re one of those travelers who is always looking for hidden gems and local recommendations, then you might want to download Sugar. Continue reading Explore, Save with Sugar App