Relaxing

A tour of one of the most luxurious hotels in Cape Town

A tour of one of the most luxurious hotels in Cape Town

Imagine the ultimate luxury experience with unparalleled views of the Atlantic Ocean. A perfectly manicured garden. A staff aux petits soins. A delicious cuisine. A private art gallery. A magnificent wine cellar...

Staying in De Lanna Boutique Hotel

Staying in De Lanna Boutique Hotel

When choosing a hotel, I aim for those that are small, thoughtfully designed and bring in elements of the location's culture and unique feel. De Lanna Boutique Hotel portrays well Northern Thailand, with a beautiful Northern Thai architecture, local fabrics and gorgeous handicrafts...

Between Past and Present: Checking in The Blue Indigo Lijiang

Between Past and Present: Checking in The Blue Indigo Lijiang

Situated half way of our Yunnan trip itinerary, Lijiang is a gorgeous old town dating to the late Song dynasty. Inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1997, it used to be part of the legendary Silk Road. We wanted a break from the spirited road trip, some time to slow down, explore Lijiang and discover the Naxi ethnic minority. The Blue Indigo came as an evidence...

Checking in a Tropical Oasis: Deevana Plaza Phuket Patong

Checking in a Tropical Oasis: Deevana Plaza Phuket Patong

We stayed in Phuket only a couple of days, time to relax and organize our trip to the Similan Islands. Which means we had three main priorities when we choose the hotel: the situation, the swimming pool and the SpaI remembered the photos of the insaaanely huge pool I saw on Deevana Plaza Phuket Instagram, so we decided to go for it...

Checking in a Secret Sanctuary in the old city

Checking in a Secret Sanctuary in the old city

Sprawling across the grounds of a magnificent 200 year-old Tamarind Tree, Tamarind Village is a haven of peacefulness with the charm of a village. Not only we enjoyed the situation and the design, but we also enjoyed the lovely Spa and the incredible Ruen Tamarind Restaurant. Let's explore the property.

Our Home High Up In The Hills: The Panviman Chiang Mai

Our Home High Up In The Hills: The Panviman Chiang Mai

More than a resort, the Panviman Chiang Mai is a unique place that offers an adventurous experience among the natural beauty of Northern Thailand. During our girls' getaway in Thailand, after days exploring Bangkok and Chiang Mai, we were more than happy to treat ourselves with a couple of days in that hidden piece of paradise...

The Perfect Girls' Getaway in Thailand

The Perfect Girls' Getaway in Thailand

Urban jungle, famous islands, dream snorkeling spots, flamboyant temples, lush mountains, historic cities, jungle treks, how are we supposed to decide where to go and what to see when there is so much to explore? We've created our perfect Thailand trip itinerary, the good balance between relaxing, getting some adrenaline, shopping and discovering Thailand's cultural identity...

Best Hotels for Wine Lovers

Best Hotels for Wine Lovers

You are a wine connoisseur in every sense of the word. You love the sound of wine hitting the bottom of a glass, and you love trying out different wine and food combinations... What if you could stay in a hotel that shares your love of wine?

If you're looking for a wine lover's getaway, here are the best hotels for wine lovers around the globe. Check in and have the concierge pour you a glass...

A Slice of Thai Paradise in Bangkok : The Banyan Tree

A Slice of Thai Paradise in Bangkok : The Banyan Tree

In the old days, the Banyan tree provided shelter to weary travelers. The line of hotels chose to adopt the name as a symbol of the relief and comfort provided by nature... Which suits The Banyan Tree Bangkok perfectly.

Behind the postcard - 10 things to do in Ko Samui

Behind the postcard - 10 things to do in Ko Samui

Sawadee Ka! Welcome in Ko Samui, an island located in the Gulf of Thailand, some 700 km south of Bangkok. Looking for a place to truly disconnect, we took a 4 days trip in that postcard destination. Palm trees, dazzling sunshine, white sandy beaches - it's all here… 

Boracay Island : It still has its sparkle!

Boracay Island : It still has its sparkle!

So I went to Boracay. This mysterious island that can be described either as Philippines' paradise or the worst tourist trap. I was so curious: how come some people love it, and others hate it? Well, good news, travelers... Boracay still has its sparkle!