12 Top things to do in Okinawa, Japan’s undiscovered gem

Shisa (Lion-dog), Top things to do in Okinawa

Shisa, Top things to do inOkinawa, © Okinawa Convention & Visitors Bureau

12 Top things to do in Okinawa, Japan’s undiscovered gem

The southernmost prefecture, Okinawa, is one of the most popular getaway destinations for many Japanese. Its clear turquoise water, beautiful blue sky and white sandy beaches are drawing people from all over the country. Sea sports, whale watching , chasing cherry blossoms, dining, hot springs, World Heritage Sites…The fun never ends! Here are 12 top things to do to experience Okinawa, the Japan you may not know exists! Read more

SQ323 A350 Business Class Experience Amsterdam to Singapore

SQ323 A350 Business Class Experience Amsterdam to Singapore

SQ323 A350 Business Class Experience Amsterdam to Singapore

SQ323 A350 Business Class Experience Amsterdam to Singapore

Flight number: SQ323 A350 Amsterdam (1025) to Singapore (0555)
Flight time: 12 hours 25 minutes
Seat: 14A
Date: 02 January 2017
Redemption date: 20 January 2016
Total cost: 51000 miles (60,000 miles – 15% online) + EUR179.94 (approx. S$280) Read more

Ayutthaya, historical heart of Thailand

Ayutthaya, historical heart of Thailand

Ayutthaya, historical heart of Thailand, Photo credit: Wikipedia

Ayutthaya, historical heart of Thailand

With its shapely chedis and picturesque pagodas, the ancient city of Ayutthaya has always been a big draw for tourists seeking a taste of the Orient. It not only offers scenic views and a rich history, it is also the spiritual heart of the nation to the Thai people and home to the kingdom’s greatest treasures. The styles of art and architecture in this ancient city can be seen in the temples, murals and buildings all over Thailand. Thus by spending time in Ayutthaya, the historical heart of Thailand, visitors can make a real connection with the past and have a better understanding of Thainess. Read more

20 Best Islands in the World 2016

Parasailing, Boracay, 20 Best Islands in the World 2016

Parasailing, Boracay, 20 Best Islands in the World 2016, Photo credit: Vilson V. Venezuela, Wikipedia

20 Best Islands in the World 2016 from nearby Caribbean beaches to islands in Southeast Asia

More than 300,000 travelers in Condé Nast Traveler ranked the best islands in the world in the 2016 Readers’ Choice Awards survey, from nearby Caribbean beaches to far-flung islands in Southeast Asia. Here’s the 20 Best Islands in the World 2016: Read more