Long Set Lagoon
Long Set Beach on Koh Rong is my favorite beach in Cambodia. It’s secluded enough to pretend you are all alone in a tropical paradise, yet well maintained with pristine white sand. And the natural beauty is all around – just behind the beach is a lagoon, with the tropical forest shining in the mirror-like surface!
Check out the Best Beaches of Cambodia and the Long Set Resort to plan your own escape!
Bangkok is at its best when viewed from the top of a skyscraper at sunset – which explains the popularity of rooftop bars in the City of Angels. My new favorite rooftop bar in Bangkok is Octave on top of the Marriott Hotel Sukhumvit. In addition to views of the sunset over the Chao Phraya River and the twinkling lights … Continue reading
Eurowings announced their new business class last year and now you can book the flights with fares starting at EUR799 from Duesseldorf, Germany, to New York, Miami, Fort Myers, Punta Cana or Cancun! With fully flat seats, priority check-in, security and boarding, more luggage and better meals, this is a true business class offering at competitive prices – read more details … Continue reading
Philippine Airlines (PAL) recently received the coveted SkyTrax 4-Star Rating and part of it is due to their fleet renewal with much better equipped planes. That continues with the launch of new Airbus A350 and Airbus A321neo planes entering service in May and June 2018. The A350 will be outfitted like the renovated A330 and to my surprise, the A321 … Continue reading
I enjoyed my stay at the Rambutan Resort Siem Reap and was eager to check out the sister property Rambutan Phnom Penh on a recent visit to Cambodia’s capital. It offers chic rooms, a resort-style pool surrounded by lush greenery at low prices on the edge of the popular expat area, making it great value for anybody planning to see Phnom … Continue reading
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) unveiled the next Accelerate Promotion for May-July 2018. The personalized promotions are different for each member and in my case would offer up to 17,500 points for a single night stay and a total of 59,200 points if I meet all goals! Despite the issues I’ve encountered with previous IHG Accelerate promotions, this could be very lucrative! … Continue reading
Bangkok is one of the most fun cities in Asia and the best place to see it for yourself is in one of the popular rooftop bars: Enjoy the sunset and the sparkling lights of the city, have a drink and watch the crowds!
Find out more things to do in Bangkok, where to stay or how to get around in my Mini-Guide Bangkok!
The IHG Rewards Visa card by Chase was one of my most recommended travel rewards cards due to the exceptional value of a free night each year at any IHG Hotel worldwide for an annual fee of ony $49. Unfortunately, Chase has severely devalued the card, limiting the annual Free Night Certificate to hotels of 40,000 points or less. That … Continue reading
Ubud is one of my favorite places to relax in peace & quiet. You have to walk only a few minutes to leave the busy town behind and find a nice cafe to hang out and enjoy the view of the rice paddies, like the scenery here at Kafe Karsa! Read my Mini-Guide Ubud to find out more, all on … Continue reading
Boracay is famous for it’s soft, white sand beaches and clear warm water and has won plenty of “best island” awards. It’s the most popular tourist destination in the Philippines and has welcomed millions of visitors! I’ve been to Boracay several times and found it to have some of the finest sand, warm water and friendly locals to greet you. But … Continue reading