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#1/27
Rating:
4.833335
(9 comments)
Destination: Krabi
Sunbathe, climb & dive all on the same day? On Railay Beach majestic limestone cliffs punch through soft sand. With 500+ bolted routes, great diving & numerous chill-out bars, nowhere else competes.... read more »
#2/27
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
Destination: Bangkok
Lumpini Park is Bangkok's oldest, largest, and most loved public park. Get there at 5am and watch, or join in, as the daily workout for health conscious residents begins... read more »
#3/27
Rating:
4.5
(4 comments)
Destination: Maldives
Dreamy drops of heaven scattered in the Indian Ocean, the breathtaking islands of the Maldives are the ultimate fly and flop destination... read more »
#4/27
Rating:
4.5
(5 comments)
Destination: Luang Prabang
Trip type: Cultural, Winter Sun
With its many ancient monasteries, riverside restaurants and mountain views, the World Heritage city of Luang Prabang is gaining a reputation as a centre for languid luxury... read more »
#5/27
Rating:
4.5
(3 comments)
Amidst the vibrant tangle of waterways, expressways, streets and sois, where in Bangkok do you go for good food? This seven stop guide lists dining experiences from the unforgettable to the altruistic... read more »
#6/27
Rating:
4.333335
(4 comments)
Destination: North Male Atoll
Trip type: Beach, Family, Winter Sun
After taking my 15 month old to child-friendly Bandos Island, I find out the Maldives is not just a paradise for honeymooners, it's a paradise for young children too... read more »
#7/27
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
With its colourful tropical flowers, spiritual temples, white sandy beaches, warm turquoise waters, smiling people and luxurious resorts, Bali is the perfect dream holiday destination... read more »
#8/27
Rating:
4
(2 comments)
Destination: Cebu City
The Philippines is a great destination. With 1,701 islands to choose from there is a dream holiday there for everyone. This was my first visit to the island of Cebu and I’ll certainly be back.... read more »
#9/27
Rating:
3
(2 comments)
With great diving and beautiful beaches, the islands of the Philippines are stiff competition for Thailand!... read more »
#10/27
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
The world is your oyster if you want to learn to dive. From luxury resorts in the Cayman Islands, the Maldives and the Seychelles to a Red Sea chalet closer to home, I pick top dive spots for novices... read more »
#11/27
Rating:
4
(3 comments)
Tucked away on a coral island near Kota Kinabalu in Sabah, and surrounded by the azure waters of the South China Sea, Gayana combines tropical island simplicity with 21st-century luxuries.... read more »
#12/27
Rating:
4
(2 comments)
Destination: Hua Hin
Trip type: Beach, Winter Sun
On the sunrise coast of the Gulf of Siam sits Hua Hin, one of Thailand’s hidden gems, where the Thai royal family have a summer palace right on the beach.... read more »
#13/27
Rating:
4
(6 comments)
Destination: McLeod Ganj
Often called Little Lhasa owning to its Tibetan population, McLeodganj--in Dharamsala, India--is an unexpectedly charming town brimming with warm people and the vibrant display of a rich culture ... read more »
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Rating:
4
(2 comments)
Destination: Goa, Goa
Heading to north Goa for a fix of winter sun? When you fancy a break from Indian and Goan food, there are some great restaurants serving up top-notch European and Chinese dishes. Check these out...... read more »
#15/27
Rating:
3
(1 comment)
Destination: Maldives
Trip type: Beach, Romance, Winter Sun
Idyllic mini parcels of paradise in the Indian Ocean, total escapism guaranteed. And Thudufushi Resort will even appeal to those who have trouble contemplating a week of slothfulness...... read more »
#16/27
Rating:
4
(4 comments)
Lying on the edge of civilisation, with wild orang-utans, desolate mountain peaks, coral reefs and jungle trails on offer, Sabah has something for everyone. Here's a selection of the best on offer.... read more »
#17/27
Rating:
3.833335
(7 comments)
Destination: Bangkok
Trip type: Shopping, Winter Sun
The exchange rate may not be as favourable as it once was but head to the Thai capital of Bangkok and not only will you find a dizzying array of shopping options, you’ll still find plenty of bargains... read more »
#18/27
Rating:
3
(1 comment)
Destination: Maldives
Tented resorts, drop dead gorgeous villas, and dining for two on a private sand dune – no wonder the Maldives is honeymoon heaven... read more »
#19/27
Rating:
3
(1 comment)
Destination: Krabi
Most people have already discovered Phuket and Koh Samui but follow the backpacker crowd to Krabi, and you’re assured of something special... read more »
#20/27
Rating:
3
(1 comment)
Destination: Colva
Trip type: Beach, Family, Winter Sun
This is one of the longest beaches in the world, and one of the most beautiful. Even though mass tourism has arrived it is still a place of wonder, magic and calm. As my return visit reminds me.... read more »
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