At Club Med Sahoro, sensational powder snow and all-inclusive packages make the resort ideal for families, writes Travel Editor Stephen Scourfield.December 17, 2010, 8:35 pm
'Your suite comes with an on-call butler," says our beautiful receptionist with a gold-embroidered sari and hands clasped in the Indian traditional namaste greeting, with a smile.December 17, 2010, 8:04 pm
The Oberoi luxury hotel group prides itself on its staff's attentive, personalised, warm service. I don't doubt that the personnel training of this company, founded in 1934 and with 28 hotels in five countries, is exceptional.December 17, 2010, 7:44 pm
Motor racing enthusiasts have until December 24 to take advantage of special discounts for the F1 Malaysia Grand Prix 2011, departing on April 7. The race will take place at the Sepang Circuit (outside Kuala Lumpur), from April 8 to 10, on one of the most technical circuits in the world with a combination of long, high-speed straights and tight, twisting corners. A special four-night package is priced from $1259 and includes accommodation, flights, breakfast and transfers with F1 tickets available from $100 per person.December 17, 2010, 7:32 pm
This Christmas, downtown Singapore will be transformed into a lights spectacular so impressive it will prove it's much more than just a stopover destination.December 17, 2010, 11:06 am
Malaysia Airlines is offering a transfer service in a Porsche Panamera from the main terminal building to the satellite building at Kuala Lumpur International Airport while the Aerotrain is closed.December 11, 2010, 7:40 am
If you want a really positive experience of another culture, perhaps you could consider giving something back through volunteering.December 9, 2010, 8:00 pm
Australians and Europeans will be dropping in to Malaysia again this December, on their way to visit family, friends and the country itself.December 9, 2010, 11:52 am
The Moken are known in Thai as chao naam (people of the water) or chao lay (people of the sea), and in English by the romantic term "sea gypsies".December 9, 2010, 10:20 am
While the resplendent cities of Jaipur, Jodhpur and Jaisalmer may attract attention, surely the jewel in the tourist crown is Udaipur.December 6, 2010, 8:39 pm
While other dive sites in South-east Asia seem to have more divers than fish, marine life around Sipadan is thriving and the reefs are pristine.December 1, 2010, 10:29 pm
There are rules to Mumbai's trains, particularly if you are a woman.December 1, 2010, 11:24 am
It quickly becomes apparent just how Westernised this hyperactive, condensed metropolis of Beijing really is.November 25, 2010, 12:21 pm
Chen Zao Xia welcomes into her home up to two tour groups a day.November 25, 2010, 12:13 pm
The track is ragged, the rocks glazed with ice in this harsh zone, with beautiful, indifferent peaks above and the iced waterfalls far below.November 24, 2010, 1:38 pm
Budget airline AirAsia will establish its fourth Australian hub in Darwin.November 24, 2010, 12:56 pm
W Retreat and Spa is set to make its debut in Bali in 2011 with the opening of a Seminyak beachfront resort.November 20, 2010, 4:37 pm
As we turned the corner, the waterhole came into view. In fact, on closer inspection there were two waterholes, cleverly separated by hidden walls, and a shallow ford between the pair.November 19, 2010, 4:40 pm
There's more to Indonesia than Bali.November 19, 2010, 4:23 pm
A long wait between connecting flights can be an inconvenience. Travel Editor Stephen Scourfield finds solutions in KLNovember 18, 2010, 9:14 pm
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