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

Ask an Expert: Why go to Hamilton Island?

With Australia’s Great Barrier Reef as his backyard, Glenn Bourke, the CEO of privately owned Hamilton Island, has explored some of the world’s most remote islands. He points to a few of his favorite hideaways for snorkeling, sailing or scuba diving. Continue reading Ask an Expert: Why go to Hamilton Island?

Ask an Expert: Bali vs. Sumba?

James McBride, former president of YTL Hotels group and co-owner of Nihiwatu resort in Indonesia, makes the case for visiting the oft-overlooked isle of Sumba in lieu of nearby Bali.

Continue reading Ask an Expert: Bali vs. Sumba?

Day Trip to Cheung Chau

IMG_2192After more than a year of living in Hong Kong, I finally made it out to Cheung Chau Island. Continue reading Day Trip to Cheung Chau