Tag: Destination Asia

Indonesia Trip Report

There’s more to Indonesia than Bali, and there is more to Bali than Bali. Indonesia is composed of over 17,000 islands all completely different, right down to the religions, terrain, customs, traditions and excursions! I spent 10-days in Indonesia in December and had the chance to visit three of the... View Article

Laos Trip Report

Arriving in Luang Prabang is like a breath of fresh air after visiting a hectic and busy Asian metropolis. Once in Luang Prabang you get drawn into the lush beauty, vast mountains and the charm! It is a compact city — the main road connects everyone to the different temples,... View Article

Japan Trip Report

I was extremely excited to visit Japan when the opportunity came up. Japan is a top destination – with almost 30 million people visiting each year – and I was dying to find out why for myself. I had very high expectations. Now that I’ve been there, I can tell... View Article

Asia Connect | Destination News for Asia’s Travel Connoisseurs

Embracing our CSR pillars we take responsibility for our actions and strive to create a positive impact through our activities on the environment, consumers, employees and communities. We manage the economic, social and environmental impacts of our operations to maximize the benefits and minimize the downsides. ‘Giving Back’ is a socially responsible group-initiative created in 2011 by Destination Asia to connect people and make a positive impact in the destinations where we operate. Explore a selection of programs below with giving back at their heart.

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We believe there is no better way to connect with a country than by embarking on a walking tour. The sights, sounds and smells are all within reach as locals pass by your side, including you in their daily hive of activity. Whether its is food, history, architecture, nature or ancient trades that are the focus, our walking tours lead you directly into the heart of each country and their endearing communities.

Borneo Trip Report, November 2017

I had the opportunity to visit Borneo with Destination Asia Malaysia in November 2017, obviously I jumped at the chance and I’m so glad that I did! Our trip to Borneo was the highlight, but it was bookended by a stay in Singapore & Kuala Lumpur as well. This report is going to focus on the Borneo experience, as I’ve traveled to both cities previously, however I must say that both warrant a stay from your guests.

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Remote temples, desolate beaches, peaceful islands, indulgent luxuries - our choice of settings capture the moment, whether it’s a honeymoon, anniversary or a romantic getaway. An amorous evening dining by the river, extravagant escape on-board a sailing boat, a temple privately hired to create a historic occasion...

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Our destinations are home to many legends, myths and captivating stories that date back thousands of years. A selection of new signature programs keep these stories alive as we share the stories in five very different ways. From stories told on stage to guides revealing the birthplace of a legend, our selection of engaging stories ways of telling them add a new dimension to travel in Asia.

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The thrills of local travel in Asia. What’s the best way to get from A to B? Check out our guide to a selection of the most iconic modes of transport available in Asia.

Asia Connect | Destination News for Asia’s Travel Connoisseurs

Explore dining in Asia from sunrise to sunset! We present a range of innovate, ideas to occupy travelers during breakfast, lunch, evening, dinner and late at night.