Happy Birthday, Singapore Sling!

The Raffles Singapore is celebrating the Singapore Sling’s centennial—the iconic pink drink is officially a century old, having seen its first sip in 1915 thanks to bartender Ngiam Tong Boon. Continue reading Happy Birthday, Singapore Sling!

Suiran Opens in Kyoto

Kyoto is best worth a visit for its beautiful bridges, geishas and cherry blossoms. But the lack of international hotels means most travelers opt for a rustic ryokan, or Japanese inn, which can often be a little too barebones with not much more than a rollaway tatami straw bed. Continue reading Suiran Opens in Kyoto

Top 6 Asian Art Hotels

Holidays don’t have to be all about sun and beaches. Soak up some culture at one of these artsy Asian addresses. Continue reading Top 6 Asian Art Hotels

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