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Royal Tulip Hotel, Almaty, Kazakhstan

03/07/2021 by .

Velassaru Maldives Resort

13/04/2021 by .

Borei Angkor Resort and Spa, Siem Reap, Cambodia

22/03/2021 by .

Heritance Tea Factory, Sri Lanka   

11/01/2021 by .

The Danna, Langkawi, Malaysia

18/05/2020 by .

Conrad Hotel, Osaka

17/04/2020 by .
Conrad Osaka room shot

In a city which is all about business and a tad short on glamour, the Conrad Osaka is an oasis, adding the dose of cosmopolitan elan one expects from establishments in Hilton’s top tier.

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Meritus Pelangi Beach Resort and Spa, Malaysia

06/04/2020 by .
Meritus 1

Walk along the one kilometre of white sands at the Meritus Pelangi and it’s hard to tell when the resort runs out and lively Cenang begins.

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Intercontinental Hong Kong Re-branding to Regent Hong Kong

06/04/2020 by .

Ambong Pool Villas, Langkawi, Malaysia

31/01/2020 by .
2.1 Villa Malut Sunkun Tub @ Sunrise

As young boys in the 1980s, Adam and Amran Ahmed enjoyed idyllic holidays on Langkawi, based at Teluk Baru. They explored the paradise island, made friends with the fisherman and joined them on fishing trips out to sea, sailing between some of the 99 islands that make up the Langkawi archipelago sitting in the warm Andaman Seas.

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Radisson Blu Forest Manor Shanghai Hongqiao, China

18/11/2019 by .
Hotel and Canal

The great joy of Shanghai is that it has not only the world’s biggest metro network but also one of the best. Normally I would always recommend staying in the city centre but the Radisson Blu, around half an hour from downtown by metro, is a welcome relief after a hard day’s sight-seeing.

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