Luang Say Lodge, Pakbeng

A review of Luang Say Lodge, high-end accommodation in Pakbeng, Laos, halfway between Huay Xai and Luang Prabang on the Mekong River.

The Luang Say Residence's swimming pool

The Luang Say Residence, Luang Prabang

Set within a subtropical garden of palms, ruby red flowers and trees that burst with ripe bananas, Luang Say Residence and its elegant architecture bring [...]

A room at Vang Thong Hotel, Luang Prabang

Vang Thong Hotel, Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang is Laos’ proverbial treasure chest, encircled by two rivers and lush green scenery, with a sprinkling of golden temples that gleam in the [...]

Hotel Metropole's Graham Greene Suite

Hotel Metropole: A Hanoi Legend

Tucked away behind Hoàn Kiếm Lake, beyond the most frantic part of the Old Quarter, where the streets bustle with fruit sellers in conical hats, [...]

A villa room at Good Time Resort on Koh Mak

Good Time Resort, Koh Mak

A review of the accommodation at Good Time Resort on Koh Mak, Thailand’s quiet island. The resort is comfortable and well equipped, with large wooden villas perfect for a family and a small swimming pool, but is a short walk from both of the island’s beaches.


Tollygunge Club, Calcutta

Remnants of the Raj Oh, Tollyclub, you make me love India again. You’re distinctly Indian, but you’re worlds apart from the India I usually travel [...]