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ISLAND

Fine Diving and Deep Dining

in Koh Tao

Christophe Chommeloux

14 November 2017

[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]The “Turtle Island” is well known for its gorgeous sea beds, making it a diving Mecca, and is turning out to be more and more of a hedonist refuge where “backpacker” aesthetic blends with real quality of living.

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TRAVEL 

Discover France :

Lerins Islands

Dominique Anger

4 November 2017

[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]When you tire of the crowds at the Cannes Film Festival and its beaches invaded by multicolored umbrellas, a ten-minute boat ride will take you to breathe in the pure air of the Lérins Islands.

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CAMBODIA 

The Templation hotel,

a green oasis in Siem Reap

Caroline Laleta Ballini

24 October 2017

[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]Whenever you decide to visit the city of Angkor, your days can turn out to be long, noisy and exhausting. Then, you’ll have to choose a peaceful hotel so you can take refuge in a calm setting and serenely contemplate the jam-packed touring schedule for the next day.

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CITY TRIP 

A day in Old Phuket Town

Catherine Vanesse

18 October 2017

[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]The province of Phuket is well-known for its parties and gorgeous white-sand beaches, but its capital city, which contains a fabulous historical neighborhood, remains overlooked by visitors.

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KHMER HIT

Creative leap in Siem Reap

Catherine Vanesse

26 September 2017

[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]Not so long ago, a visit to Siem Reap was often limited to the temples of Angkor and a few souvenir markets. Today, many creators, both Cambodian and expatriates, are bringing a new artistic breath to the city.

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LOCAL TRIP 

The red earth of Buriram

Catherine Vanesse

11 September 2017

[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Often considered the poorest region of Thailand, Isan is rarely part of the tourist trail, despite the attraction of the Khmer temples. However, longer and more personalised immersion provides the option to get to know the locals and discover some ancestral savoir-faire.

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KOH SAMUI

Glamping, Khawn’s way

Latitudes Team

28 August 2017

[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Glamping, or glamorous camping, combines the pleasure of an original or unusual form of lodging with optimum interior comfort.

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KHMER IN THAILAND

On The Road To Angkor

Catherine Vanesse

24 August 2017

[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]Angkor Wat remains so symbolic of the splendour of the Khmer Empire that other monuments scattered across Cambodia, Laos and Thailand are often overlooked. However, a royal road runs from Phimai in Isan to Angkor, linking the two sites, passing through Phanom Rung and Muang Tam.

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CHIANG MAI

Home sweet Mahabhirom

Nalinee Nune Brepson

4 July 2017

[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]In april, the magazine Condé Nast Traveller US, specializing in luxury travel, published a list of the 75 best new hotels in the world. Twelve of them are located in Asia, and the only Thai entry on the list is in Chiang Mai, called Villa Mahabhirom.

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MYANMAR

Good Karma in Burma

In collaboration with Voyageurs du Monde

14 June 2017

[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]Myanmar is definitely one of the most mysterious and spellbinding countries in South-East Asia, and is opening up more and more to foreign visitors. Away from any shadow of influence from the outside world, the nation is home to some treasures of inestimable value. From Pagan’s thousand-year-old pagodas at the Golden Rock of Kyaiktiyo to beautiful Rangoon and a canoe trip on Lake Inle, this “jewel of Asia” will leave a sparkling impression on you.