Asia

  • Top Places to Stay and Things to Do in Nepal

    Recently our very own Bela Banker went to Nepal to visit some of the incredible sights in this Himalayan country. Here’s the list of some of the unique places to stay and must-do activities in the country! Continue Reading

    October 20, 2014 • Articles, Asia, Bela Banker, India, Travels • Views: 5550

  • Mandarin Oriental, An Exclusive Taipei Experience

    As we arrived at the Taipei international airport, we could tell we were close to the tropics as the warmth enveloped us immediately. We made it to customs hall where quite a line awaited us, but it went very quickly as the officers efficiently processed the visitors. We were immediately met outside by the Mandarin Oriental greeter who ushered us to their waiting Mercedes which quickly headed off to the hotel. Continue Reading

    September 29, 2014 • Articles, Asia, Ian Swain Sr, Travels • Views: 7972

  • Aman at Summer Palace

    Credit: Aman at Summer Palace

    Credit: Aman at Summer Palace

    This was my second visit to this amazing place. I landed from a superb flight with Singapore Airlines on one of their beautifully outfitted A380’s. After a quick trip through the airport, I met up with my transfer and made my way to Aman at Summer Palace. An incredible property that used to be the summer home to Emperors of China. It was a quick and comfortable 30-minute transfer before I arrived at the property.

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    September 17, 2014 • Asia, Destinations, Ian Swain Sr, Travels • Views: 5060

  • Mother’s Day Celebrations Around the World

    Mother’s Day is a time to honor mothers and other important women in our lives that have helped to shape who we are as individuals and as a society. Continue Reading

    May 9, 2014 • Asia, Europe • Views: 5048

  • The Top 10 Things to Do in China

    The tiger is no longer crouching and the dragon in no longer hidden. The country that was a mystery to the rest of the world is now a leading travel destination.

    Here are our top ten things to do in China: Continue Reading

    March 14, 2014 • Asia • Views: 6442

  • Christmas around the World

    While Christmas and Hanukkah celebrations seem to engulf the United States and Europe in December, there are celebrations in other parts of the world as well. Continue Reading

    December 20, 2013 • Asia, Australia, India, South Pacific Islands • Views: 6204