Ordinarily tourists have to travel to the coast or rural areas to enjoy the serenity of resort style accommodation. But new resorts, like Shanghai’s PuLi Hotel and Spa, are looking to change all that. Located in the heart of bustling Shanghai, the PuLi Hotel and Spa is China’s first luxury urban resort. There are 209 […]

Sheraton hotels and resorts around Asia are amongst the first in the world to experience the chain’s latest spa concept, Shine for Sheraton. The retreats are designed to feel upscale and luxurious, yet more approachable and accessible than your average day spa. The spas come hot on the heels of Sheraton’s reported $6 billion spend […]

The Westin chain recently opened the doors of its first resort in Thailand. The Westin Siray Bay Resort & Spa is located on Siray Island in the idyllic Thai province of Phuket. The hotel’s location couldn’t be better, with views of Siray Bay, its secluded white beach, and the Indian Ocean. Cross the bridge to […]

If you want to treat your whole family to a South Pacific vacation, make sure you consider Fiji. While many island locations cater for couples, this is one country whose tourism industry puts family first. Many of the island’s resorts have child-friendly clubs and activities designed to give mom and dad as much private time […]

Luxury and an eco-friendly ethos go hand in hand at Evason Resort in Thailand’s tropical paradise, Phuket. It was even built inside the unused shell of an old building, making its creation the ultimate in recycling! The 64-acre property was designed to make the most of Phuket’s natural surrounds. It’s set amongst tropical parklands and […]

When the stars want to escape the glare of the paparazzi they fly out of Hollywood and head across the world to the South Pacific. And with the region’s pristine beaches, tropical weather, and exclusive resorts, who can blame them? Wakaya Resort is a favorite of a host of stars, with Bill Gates, Pierce Brosnan, […]

The Cook Islands is a tropical slice of Oceania made up of 15 isles. Most tourists flock to the capital, Rarotonga, but if you have romance in mind the more peaceful Aitutaki is a much better choice. Couples can enjoy a little alone time at luxurious accommodation options including the Aitutaki Lagoon Resort and Spa […]