ASIA

Stories from Asia

Lightfoot Travel was born in Asia and it remains our specialist region. We take pride in being the leading trendsetters of luxury Asia travel.

We provide only the most exclusive properties, from private villas to hidden spa retreats. We create innovative itineraries such as elephant polo in Thailand and remote trekking in Myanmar, or classic trips like Japan in cherry blossom bloom, beach nirvana in Bali, and exploring Angkor Wat’s ancient ruins.

  • BEST VIP HOTEL TRANSFERS IN ASIA

    Arrive in style

  • CEO OF LONELY PLANET: "MY LIFE IN TRAVEL"

    Luis Cabrera is one man who has mastered the art of bleisure. The President & CEO of travel guide giant Lonely Planet talks to us about his life of travel

  • SINGAPORE'S AWARD-WINNING BARS

    While Dante in New York City claimed first prize for the best bar in the world, it didn’t take us long to notice how the small island state of Singapore had made its mark.  It has eight of the World’s Top 50 Bars on its shores. For a country that is only 721km squared, we thought that this deserved to be recognised.  
     

  • #FOLLOWMETO: OUR MOST ROMANTIC SHOTS

    When Nataly clasped the hand of her photographer boyfriend to show him the next sight on their tour, little did they know that the shot would kick start the #FollowMeTo photo series that is now followed by 4.4 million people.

  • WORLD'S MOST FUTURISTIC TOURIST ATTRACTIONS

    Expect floating pools, surfing in the desert and trees made of lights… If you’ve ever wondered how we might holiday in the future, these state-of-the art tourist attractions could give you a hint.

  • BEST SPORTING EVENTS IN 2020

    Want to know when to book that flight? Here are dates that you need to add to your calendars for 2020

  • SPACEMAN'S PHOTO ALBUM REVEALED

    Astronaut Don Pettit shares the images that he shot from the International Space Station

  • 5 BEST GALLERIES IN HONG KONG

    Art Basel Hong Kong might draw the crowds, but there are some equally cool galleries in the city ready to capture your attention says Hong Kong Fixer Founder David Attali

  • BEST HOTELS IN HONG KONG

    Five hotels that culture vultures are sure to love