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FROM cosmopolitan cities to breathtaking landscapes and vestiges of arts and culture, these dynamic places across the Asia-Pacific are places to put on your travel bucket list in the new year.
FROM the anniversary of the Everest climb to airways that charge per weight, the release of films that put tourism on the map and lots of travel awards, 2013 has brought a range of tourism experiences to the Asia-Pacific region. January Qantas Airways passengers between Cairns and Port Moresby watched a large python clinging to…>
INNOVATIVE, arty and experimental, Asia’s spectacular modern buildings often raise an eyebrow. While some of these creations have been endearing, others have also been controversial and even earned a nickname or two. Whatever your thoughts on the list below, they may well worth be adding to your to-do list during your next trip. Esplanade…>
YOU don’t always have to venture out into remote territory and onto mountain tops for incredible vistas. These five locations feature Ferris wheels, trams, telecommunications structures and bridges from around Asia. While some are scary, exhilarating or inspiring they all have one key ingredient – great views. Bubble Tram, Guangzhou, China The Bubble Tram is…>
SEASIDE, sky high, panoramic, scary and with vanishing edges, waves or volcanoes… there’s plenty of reasons these swimming pools made this list. Pack your swimming costume for this pool ride around Asia. Cantilever Indoor Swimming Pool, Shanghai If you’ve got enough pluck to brave this indoor pool, you can enjoy the experience of floating 100…>
A GREEN respite around a highly developed city-state; a retro journey into 1960s nostalgia; exploring Central Asia’s best-kept secret; an eco-centered version of the classic Southeast Asian island holiday; and a budding adventure destination in the Middle East. These are just five of Asia’s more uncommon travel destinations for the environmentally minded or nature-interested holidaymaker.…>
ARTS, the harvest, culture and tourism are just some of the events being celebrated around Asia this week. Singapore Arts Festival, 18 May – 2 June, Singapore This event that got underway last week continues through to the weekend showcasing the arts of Singapore’s diverse communities. The theme this year is “Our Lost Poems” which…>
Places to stay
New Majestic Hotel
Singapore, Chinatown, Singapore