Wondering where to have a beach break along the beaches of Cambodia? While you may have already heard a lot about Thailand beaches and islands, Cambodia ones are a little less-known and still, not less beautiful. Cambodia has dozens of stunning islands, all in the Gulf of Thailand off the coast of the Southern part of Cambodia. They might take a bit more of an effort to reach but the reward is pristine and less crowded beaches. Ready to make that leap but not quite sure about what you can expect from a Cambodia tour to its stunning beaches? Let us guide you through which island best suits you according to what you are looking for and which kind of travelers you are. Table of Contents 1. Koh Rong Island – Best Cambodia island for partyinga. Where is it?b. What to eat in Cambodia’s “paradise on earth” Koh Rong Island?c. Best activities in Koh Rong Island 2. Koh Rong Samloem Island – A Cambodian Relaxing Getawaya. Where is it?b. What can tourist … [Read more...] about Which island in cambodia best suits you?
ENGLAND, LUXURY · July 3, 2019 Monkey Island Estate Perhaps the best kept secret of the English countryside, Monkey Island Estate can be reached in just 20 minutes car ride from London Heathrow airport. Having visited London more times than I can count, I wanted to find a countryside escape for my weekend visit as I had just 48 hours between flights. I arrived in London on a Saturday evening and would spend the Sunday and Monday enjoying the English countryside. Monkey Island Estate is located near the town of Bray, a small village with a lot of character. The nearest city is popular Windsor, just a further 20 minutes drive from Bray and home to the famous Windsor castle, official residence of the Queen. The hotel is located on an island on the River Thames which can be accessed by a footbridge. Despite being so close to the airport, the estate feels a world away from the hustle and bustle of London. This makes for the perfect weekend escape from the city or short stopover for … [Read more...] about An English Countryside Escape at Monkey Island Estate
It’s official. Malaysia-based YTL Hotels has launched Monkey Island Estate after a renovation project by New York-based Champalimaud Design. As we reported last year, Monkey Island has a long and storied history; the private island in the middle of the Thames has hosted royalty, artists and famous writers. What’s more, the setting of Bray-on-Thames is reputed as a culinary pilgrimage spot for foodies. The only village in the world with three Michelin-starred restaurants, Bray is the gourmet home of The Waterside Inn and Heston Blumenthal’s The Fat Duck. Monkey Island Estate joins YTL Hotels’ growing portfolio in the U.K., which includes The Gainsborough Bath Spa, Threadneedles, The Glasshouse and The Academy. The hospitality group’s collection also comprises properties in Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, China, Japan, Australia and France. YTL Hotels is marketing Monkey Island Estate as a perfect spot for weekend escapes from London, … [Read more...] about Now Open: Monkey Island Estate in Bray-on-Thames
I love islands and it’s not necessarily for the reasons you might think. Island life, whether it’s in the North Atlantic or the South Pacific, is different from the rest of the world. Secluded and self-reliant, the communities that have emerged from these rocky enclaves are each unique and each undeniably special. It’s a small community mentality, and one that I am always eager to enjoy, most recently on the Caribbean island of Nevis. I was down there to see the recent changes to the idyllic Four Seasons Resort Nevis, but my trip of course also included some time exploring this small island and learning more about what makes it so very special. What I discovered was a Caribbean island unlike any other I’ve visited, and one that won me over almost instantly. Today I want to share a few reasons why Nevis should be on your travel to-do list as well; excuses to visit paradise that appeal to almost any type of traveler. Amazing History At only 36 square miles, Nevis … [Read more...] about 4 Reasons to Plan a Trip to The Island of Nevis
Table of Contents1 The Best Things to do in Bali2 Best Attractions in Bali – Place to Visit3 Where to stay In Bali? Where is the best place?4 How to get to Bali and how to get around? We have been to Bali twice, and the first question I get from friends and readers is: is still worth to travel to Bali? My answer: Yes, but you need to know how to enjoy the best of Bali. The island of Gods has been the perfect summer travel destination for years and because of this many areas are too developed and too touristic. However, there are plenty of amazing things to do in Bali, places to see and experiences to have. Let’s get it straight, Bali is not only Kuta Beach or Uluwatu. There are other amazing beaches around, nice villages with lovely people and stunning nature. So if you are planning your trip to Indonesia follow our travel guide to the best of Bali and I’m sure you gonna fall in love with this island too! Bali is famous for the perfect waves, rice fields, volcanos, … [Read more...] about Best of Bali: Things to Do & See in The Island of Gods