Chiang Mai's Burgeoning Art Scene Long a laid-back center for creative types, Chiang Mai’s art world is on the cusp of stardom. We stop by galleries, and chat with the artists reshaping this free-spirited enclave. Photographed by Cedric Arnold.
Introducing the Four Seasons Kyoto The Four Seasons Kyoto just opened, but with a design imbued with classical ryokan tropes and an intimate connection to the city's past, it feels like it has its own history.
Meet Taichung's Star Chef Lanshu Chen, the fearless female chef behind Taiwan's top restaurant, speaks about her culinary influences and where to eat in Taichung.
The Ultimate Asian Spa Guide Across the continent, spas are showcasing new and ever-more diverse offerings for connoisseurs. From state-of-the-art technologies to hard-to-find holistic healing practices to visually stunning settings, here are the places to recharge body, mind and spirit.
All-Star Instagrammers Share Their Favorite Eateries Ever wondered who’s behind those drool-worthy shots of quivering slabs of uni or steaming bowls of ramen on your feed? Diana Hubbell asks the foodies running six popular Instagram accounts for their unfiltered tips on where to eat and how to capture the cuisine.
5 Ultimate Running Trails If plodding along on a treadmill feels a bit blasé, this fitness frenzy is sure to inspire you. These epic running trails are framed by some of the region's most striking scenery.
4 Buzzing Barber Shops A host of hip barber shops aims to recreate the good old days of masculine grooming, complete with all the trimmings.
Use This Trick to Save on a Seat Upgrade Want to ditch cramped seats and tiny trays for business class? More airlines are giving passengers the option of bidding for a seat upgrade at a fraction of the cost.
3 Trendsetting Drink Pairings Wine menus? So 2014. Chefs these days are getting more creative with their food and drink pairings, finding new ways to tease nuance out of both.
Know Your Flights Whether it's a missed connection that leaves you stranded or a wayward suitcase with all your bare necessities, sometimes our journeys don't quite go as planned. When luck turns foul though, there are often ways to salvage something from your travails.
4 Asian Getaways During Green Season There's a deluge of fun travel options across the region even during the soggier months of the year. Try one of these four trips to keep the green season from raining on your parade.
4 Sophisticated Spots for a G&T These four bars, with their wide selection of juniper-rich highball cocktails, have us convinced there's no finer summer drink than the classic gin and tonic.
Adventure Climbs and Treks Staying safe doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice that sense of adventure. These four trips pack in some serious thrills and stunning scenery while keeping you out of any real danger.
How to Get the Most Out of Medical Tourism In search of Asia's top medical-tourism destinations, T+L maps out some itineraries that add fun and relaxation to the equation. Plus the region's finest facilities, weirdest procedures, bet recovery retreats and more. Illustrations by Wasinee Chantakorn.
4 Seaside Restaurants Sea breezes and ocean views… what better setting for supper? Here, our favorite beachfront eateries across the region.
Funtasy Island The latest theme park off Singaporean shores is slated to be an earth-friendly megopolis
3 Apps for Adventure From crowdsourcing holes-in-the-wall to guiding travelers to a truly unexpected destination, these apps ensure your next trip will be anything but the same old thing.
10 Trips to Take Before You're Ten From saving the animals to sliding down the Great Wall, we've got action-packed trips for all ages. Whether you're young or just young at heart, these aspirational vacations are all kinds of fun.
Underwater Exploration in Brunei In one of the wealthiest countries in the world, you'll find some of the most unexpected treasure hidden at the bottom of the ocean.
Into the Jungle on Gaya Island Pulau Gaya is a world of it own. Once you wrap yourself in this sprawling ecosystem of whale sharks, pygmy elephants, countless types of coral and, oh yes, coconut-avocado scalp scrubs, you'll want to set up a treehouse and move in.
6 Top Southeast Asian Cookbooks It's no secret that Asia boasts some of the world's most craveable cuisines. These cookbooks by our favorite chefs, food writers and bloggers offer meticulous instructions and gorgeous photographs to help you recreate the best dishes from your travels back in your own kitchen.
5 Prime Phuket Restaurants This Thai island is elevating resort cuisine, with kitchens producing culinary feats as diverse as the travelers that frequent its sandy shores.
4 Retreats to Unplug and Recharge So you're wired 24 hours a day and in need of a break. Seek a respite from the constant connectivity at a silent retreat, an increasingly popular way to refocus, rejuvenate and recharge.
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