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‘Redefine the skyline’: how Ho Chi Minh City is erasing its heritage

‘Redefine the skyline’: how Ho Chi Minh City is erasing its heritage The next 15 megacities #7: More than a third of the Vietnamese city’s historic buildings have been destroyed over the past 20 years. Can it learn from mistakes made by other fast-growing Asian cities before it is too late? Read the rest of our megacities series here “People don’t realise what they’ve lost,” says Candy Nguyen as she peers through the locked gates of what was until recently the historic Ba Son shipyard. “Many don’t even know what was here before.” Ho Chi Minh City’s oldest and most important maritime heritage site is hidden from the street by high blue hoardings peppered with slogans such as “Never…

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Luxury resorts and vegan food in Phu Quoc

Luxury resorts and vegan food in Phu Quoc Read all about these Luxury Resorts and Vegan Food in Phu Quoc from our recent trip to the Vietamese island which is a fast growing tourism hotspot. We experienced 3 luxury resorts that were all very different to each other but had one thing in common for sure. Upon request they were more than able The post Luxury resorts and vegan food in Phu Quoc appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog. Go to Source Author: Paul Eyers Tweet

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Top 6 destinations in Asia for a luxury Winter getaway

Top 6 destinations in Asia for a luxury Winter getaway As the winter months creep into the Northern Hemisphere, the temptation to swap the chilly drizzle of the British Isles for brighter and warmer climes elsewhere is at an all-time high. Here are some of our absolute favourite spots to escape to across the globe at this time of year to get our fix of The post Top 6 destinations in Asia for a luxury Winter getaway appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog. Go to Source Author: James Jayasundera Tweet

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Qatar Airways to fly to Da Nang, Vietnam

Qatar Airways to fly to Da Nang, Vietnam Third Vietnamese destination will be served four times weekly with a B787 Dreamliner aircraft from December 2018 Continue reading Qatar Airways to fly to Da Nang, Vietnam at Business Traveller. Third Vietnamese destination will be served four times weekly with a B787 Dreamliner aircraft from December 2018 Continue reading Qatar Airways to fly to Da Nang, Vietnam at Business Traveller. Go to Source Author: Tom Otley{ Geoquono} Tweet

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13 of Saigon’s trendiest bars and eateries

13 of Saigon’s trendiest bars and eateries Ho Chi Min City, Vietnam’s capital, and formerly known as Saigon, has grown exponentially in the past 20 years and is now a buzzing, modern, city where history, culture and modern living create a vibrant melting pot. Unlike the majority of the rest of the country, where locals still rely on the Mekong and its The post 13 of Saigon’s trendiest bars and eateries appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog. Ho Chi Min City, Vietnam’s capital, and formerly known as Saigon, has grown exponentially in the past 20 years and is now a buzzing, modern, city where history, culture and modern living create a vibrant melting pot. Unlike the majority…

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5 tropical island resorts with the ‘wow’ factor

5 tropical island resorts with the ‘wow’ factor It’s the vacation that we all dream of; fly to the other side of the world and check into a luxury resort on a tropical island for some serious relaxation and endless sunshine. These 5 tropical island resorts with the wow factor are all in Southeast Asia and are sure to impress even the most The post 5 tropical island resorts with the ‘wow’ factor appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog. http://www.aluxurytravelblog.com/feed/A Luxury Travel BlogFor those who enjoy the finer things in life…Travel887Paul Eyers -geoquono- Tweet

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12 of the best hotel interiors

12 of the best hotel interiors As travellers today are more frequently in search of the unique and insta-worthy, ever more ravishing interiors are fast replacing the cookie-cutter ‘hotel look’ around the world. There is nothing more exciting than staying in a hotel that far exceeds expectations, capturing the ‘wow factor’ from the very first sight, and the industry is brimming The post 12 of the best hotel interiors appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog. http://www.aluxurytravelblog.com/feed/A Luxury Travel BlogFor those who enjoy the finer things in life…Travel887James Jayasundera -geoquono- Tweet

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Luxury hotel irritations after two weeks of spending $1,000+ per night

Luxury hotel irritations after two weeks of spending $1,000+ per night When my 60th birthday mark loomed, I decided to declare 2018 “the birthday year”, and to book an extravagant holiday for my husband and me. I had taken similarly luxurious trips (with stays at the Mandarin or Peninsula group of hotels) intermixed with hostel-type places, but that was 10 years ago. With my husband of The post Luxury hotel irritations after two weeks of spending $1,000+ per night appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog. http://www.aluxurytravelblog.com/feed/A Luxury Travel BlogFor those who enjoy the finer things in life…Travel887Cheryl Young -geoquono- Tweet

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Asia’s cities of the future

Asia’s cities of the future Your next backpacking trip to Southeast Asia could be a lesson in sustainable development, at least if Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has anything to say about it. In the near future, he hopes, the region’s important major cities will all have one thing in common: they will be classified as “smart cities.” Other countries throughout Asia are following suit, with India and China standing as additional leaders in the movement. Smart cities are kind of like expanded versions of modern tools you might have in your home – the fridge that monitors your grocery use, the electronic virtual assistant that tells you the weather and plays your morning playlist, the app on…

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Luxury boat trips in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos

Luxury boat trips in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos The network of waterways in Southeast Asia chop and change as you follow the current. Between hives of activity with clusters of houses and hardworking fishermen, there are stretches of untouched countryside, mountains thick with jungle and towering limestone karsts. Not only do these waterways offer an insight into local life – a springboard to The post Luxury boat trips in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog. http://www.aluxurytravelblog.com/feed/A Luxury Travel BlogFor those who enjoy the finer things in life…Travel887Alastair Donnelly -geoquono- Tweet

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