If you are looking for a glamorous break, take your luggage to a heritage hotel
Raffles, Singapore

The 19th-century hotel has thrown open its doors once more after a multi-million dollar makeover. Guests will be able to discover a host of new restaurants and bars at Raffles Hotel Singapore, including La Dame De Pic run by three-Michelin star chef Anne-Sophie Pic; a glamorous new Tiffin Room; the famed Long Bar; and the chic Writer’s Bar, which comes with its own writer in residence. The sought-after suites won’t disappoint either as they feature state-of-the-art tech as well as bespoke travelling trunk mini bars.
More reasons to return are to still to follow including Yi by Jereme Leung, BBR By Alain Ducasse and the Butcher’s Block.

La Dame De Pic Raffles

The Newt, UK

A lot of hype may have surrounded this hot hotel in Somerset, UK, but anyone who takes a look at this 17th-century home turned hotel will see that it’s well-deserved. Created by the team behind the farm-to-fork Babylonstoren retreat, The Newt gives guests the chance to celebrate English heritage with a stay in the Georgian manor house and the chance to wander around the sprawling grounds that come complete with a Cyder House.

The Newt

Rosewood Yangon, Myanmar

The former new Law Courts for British Burma is now the stately Rosewood Yangon. This 1927 heritage building has been meticulously restored and is the last word in luxury. Leave your luggage in one of the chic suites that overlook the Yangon River and enjoy a tipple in the Courtroom, enjoy contemporary Burmese dishes in the Nova restaurant or take a dip in the rooftop pool. Opens September 2019.

The Jaffa, Israel

If you are looking for a luxury holiday in Israel, you can’t go wrong with The Jaffa, a former 19th-century hospital and monastery. Choose a suite in the historic wing to enjoy charming arched windows, high ceilings and a Travertine marble bathroom. Relax in the blond-wood spa that features not one, but four sauna. And in the evening, embrace al fresco dinning in the historic courtyard.

Jaffa Hotel Israel


Six Senses Fort Barwara, India

The Six Senses team is turning a 700-year-old fort was owned by the Rajasthani royal family into a glamorous hideaway. Highlights will include two restaurants, two swimming pools and a 30,000 square foot spa.

Six Senses Fort Barwara

Suggested Itineraries
Valley of Kathmandu, Nepal during summer

From HK$71,000 pp

Best of Nepal & Bhutan

Kathmandu Valley Pokhara & Annapurna Paro, Thimphu & Punakha

  • Enjoy trekking in Nepal’s Annapurna region
  • Go bird and wildlife spotting in the Chitwan National Park
  • See Everest and the Himalayas from the air
  • Visit the 108 memorial chorten on the high-altitude Dochula Pass
  • Hike to the famed Taktsang (or Tiger's Nest) Monastery

When to go:

J F M A M J J A S O N D
ideal length 12 nights
Bhutan dance(tibet dance)

From HK$37,000 pp

Bhutan's Paro Festival

Paro, Thimphu & Punakha

  • Enjoy the festivities of the Paro Masked Dance Festival

  • Witness the unfurling of the thangkha, the highlight of the festival

  • Hike to Tiger’s Nest monastery at Taktsang

  • Explore vibrant temples and monasteries in Bhutan

  • Marvel at the stunning views and memorial at the Dochula Pass

When to go:

J F M A M J J A S O N D
ideal length 7 nights
Pak Ou buddhist caves, rock formations, river boat along Mekong River, Luang Prabang, Laos

From HK$13,000 pp

Culture and Beauty in Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang

  • Witness the dawn ceremony of monks collecting the alms
  • Enjoy a city tour of Luang Prabang visiting the former Royal Palace and Laos’ most photographed temple
  • Take a dip in the cooling turquoise pools of Kuang Si Waterfall
  • Visit the Pak Ou Caves, a pilgrimage site crammed with thousands of Buddha images

When to go:

J F M A M J J A S O N D
ideal length 4 nights
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