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Tourists crossing a bridge in the Lao countryside.

Bridges Across Mekong Tourism: Two Travel Startups Solving the Accessibility Problem

Different but same-same: meet 2 radically different travel startups working to bridge the accessibility gap in Mekong tourism

Borobudur, Magelang, Indonesia.

Where to Stay Near Borobudur: Our Three Top Hotel Picks

Stay at one of these three Magelang, Indonesia hotels, and get Borobudur and other attractions right on your doorstep

Swimming pool on the 5th level, Parkroyal on Pickering

Parkroyal on Pickering: Singapore’s Vertical Garden Hotel

Singapore’s Parkroyal on Pickering looks like it was grown, not built: read about this unorthodox, eco-friendly vertical garden of a hotel

Avani Riverside Bangkok and Attitude Bar

The Surprisingly Modern Upside of Bangkok’s Historic River District

How the streamlined modernity of the Avani Riverside Hotel in Bangkok, Thailand works with the grain of local tradition, not against it

Thahara Pindaya's common room

Thahara Pindaya: A Myanmar Bed & Breakfast Far From the Tourist Trail

The Thahara Pindaya feels like the perfect accompaniment to a stay at the Shan hill country of Pindaya in Myanmar: a cozy home with few pretensions and plenty of heart

Sea View Villa, AVANI Hua Hin, Thailand

Walk in a Prince’s Footsteps in this Hua Hin, Thailand Resort.

The AVANI Hua Hin Resort’s rooms only scratch the surface of the charm and beauty of a still-quiet beach town that enraptured Thai princes a century ago

Baba Nyonya Museum in Melaka, Malaysia

How the Peranakan Melds Chinese and Southeast Asia Culture

The Peranakan culture in Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore successfully unites indigenous and Chinese cultures, creating something altogether different.

canvas boutique hotel swimming pool

Is This the Coolest Boutique Hotel in Puerto Princesa?

The Canvas Boutique Hotel in the Philippine island of Palawan smartly leverages modern travelers’ wants and needs into a culturally-connected, lushly comfortable stay experience

The original Leong mansion, now the Majestic Malacca Hotel.

Towkay Roleplay at the Majestic Hotel in Malacca, Malaysia

The Majestic Malacca immerses its guests in the Malay-Chinese Peranakan culture native to Malaysia. Find out why this former mansion makes a great base to explore the rest of Malacca.