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New romantic holiday itinerary - Kerala

New romantic holiday itinerary - Kerala

Kerala, at the southern tip of India, is considered to be the cleanest and safest state of India. With a glorious tropical climate, great hotels, miles of palm-fringed, white sand beaches and the tranquil backwaters eco-system, all the ingredients are here for a marvellous holiday.

Taiwan's Sun Moon Lake International Fireworks and Music Festival

Taiwan's Sun Moon Lake International Fireworks and Music Festival

One of Taiwan's hotly awaited annual festivals is fast approaching. The Sun Moon Lake International Fireworks and Music Festival will be held from 17 October to 9 November 2014.

Travel The Unknown announces new Indochina tours

Travel The Unknown announces new Indochina tours

Independent UK operator Travel The Unknown has introduced a number of new tours in Southeast Asia, including Hidden Indochina, Hidden Vietnam, Hidden Cambodia and Mystical Myanmar.

Discover India by rail and steam

Travelling through India by train must surely rank as one of life’s most memorable experiences. Apart from the sheer assault on the senses of its unfamiliar array of sights and sounds, this intoxicating country is also home to some of the world’s most fascinating - and historic – railway experiences, many of which can be enjoyed on an escorted itinerary with specialist tour operator, Ffestiniog Travel.

Namhansanseong Fortress, Korea's latest UNESCO World Heritage

Namhansanseong Fortress, Korea's latest UNESCO World Heritage

The UNESCO World Heritage Committee inscribed Korea's Namhansanseong, or literally meaning “South Han Mountain Fortress,” as a World Heritage site in June 2014.

Incredible, immersive wildlife safaris with a difference

Incredible, immersive wildlife safaris with a difference

A collection of new, exclusive safaris has been launched, giving wildlife enthusiasts the rare opportunity to be right at the heart of some of nature's great events, from snorkelling with migratory blue whales to floating among grizzly bears as they feast on the great salmon run.

Explore like a local in Hong Kong

Explore like a local in Hong Kong

There's no better way to really get to know a city than experiencing it through the eyes of a local. The new, free-of-charge, 'Hong Kong Pals' programme from the Hong Kong Tourism Board, offers visitors the opportunity to meet with a Hong Kong local and get an authentic insight into Asia's World City.

Japan's favourite and far-out festivals

From old favourites to far-out events, there is a summer festival (natsu matsuri)for everyone in Japan.

It's business as usual for trekkers in Nepal

It's business as usual for trekkers in Nepal

Trekking and walking holidays that are accompanied by Sherpas in Nepal are continuing as normal, despite the cancellation of all attempts to climb Mount Everest following the recent tragedy.

Sofitel open Legend People's Grand Hotel Xian

Sofitel open Legend People's Grand Hotel Xian

Sofitel Luxury Hotels has announced that discerning travellers can now Live the Legend in China when they stay at Sofitel Legend People's Grand Hotel Xian. With this recent addition, Sofitel is now managing a total of 19 properties in Greater China.

Home comforts for holidaymakers at Oriental Residence Bangkok

Home comforts for holidaymakers at Oriental Residence Bangkok

Oriental Residence Bangkok now offers British holidaymakers a home-away-from-home experience with its new ‘Marmite and Marmalade Traveller Package’ which caters for those who seek independent living but still enjoy VIP treatment.

Hong Kong's spectacular Dragon Boat Carnival

Hong Kong's spectacular Dragon Boat Carnival

In true Hong Kong style, an ancient Chinese festival has become one of the world's greatest parties! From 6 June, boats, beers and cheers will draw hundreds of thousands of revellers and spectators to The Dragon Boat Carnival at Victoria Harbour.

Mughals, Temples & Tigers

Mughals, Temples & Tigers

Totally India has introduced a new three-week cultural trip that provides a thorough introduction to the vast wealth of historic sights, sounds, smells and vibrant colours that this unique destination has to offer the discerning traveller.

Discover the unsung highlights of Malaysia and Borneo

Discover the unsung highlights of Malaysia and Borneo

Spread across two geographically and culturally diverse terrains divided by the South China Sea, Malaysia is a fascinating destination that manages to combine the best of Southeast Asia.

Be the envy of all your friends with Anantara’s perfect sun-kissed holiday tanning program

Be the envy of all your friends with Anantara’s perfect sun-kissed holiday tanning program

What better way to make friends more envious after a Maldivian holiday then by coming back with the perfect sun-kissed tan. Anantara Spa in the Maldives has come up with a full tanning program to make guests look radiant, sexy and attractive while at the same time minimizing any risks associated with getting that perfect golden glow.