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7 of the best wellness and cultural holidays

7 of the best wellness and cultural holidays

From India to Greece, we’ve found 7 locations for the best wellness and cultural holidays, for trips that offer both sightseeing and spa time.

Tried & Tested: The Library, Koh Samui

The introduction of two new villas creates a new chapter for The Library, a literary-themed resort on Chaweng Beach in Koh Samui, Thailand.

Iconic Raffles Singapore reopens after restoration

Iconic Raffles Singapore reopens after restoration

One of the world’s most iconic hotels, Raffles Singapore, has officially reopened after a two-year-long restoration – its first in nearly 30 years.

A guide to markets in Vietnam

From Sapa to Hue: a guide to markets in Vietnam

Intrepid Travel has shared six of the best markets in Vietnam to check out, where you can find fresh produce, fresh meals, souvenirs, homewares and more.

Monks, mantras and meditation in Japan

Monks, mantras and meditation in Japan

In this photo essay, discover Mt Koya, Japan’s holiest mountain, where outsiders seek wisdom as Buddhist devotees pray for enlightenment.

A summer guide to Nikko, Japan

A summer guide to Nikko, Japan

Oku-Nikko is a mountainous paradise that offers a peaceful respite from Japan’s bigger cities. Discover the area in our summer guide to Nikko, Japan.

Customise your stay at Four Seasons the Nam Hai

Customise your stay at Four Seasons the Nam Hai

Four Seasons the Nam Hai resort, Hoi An is giving guests the chance to customise their stay with the choice of three different experience packages.

Tried & Tested: Shinta Mani Angkor, Cambodia

Tried & Tested: Shinta Mani Angkor, Cambodia

Shinta Mani Angkor Bensley Collection, Cambodia is a stylish stay in the heart of Siem Reap, gateway to the ancient temples of Angkor Wat.

The official Sri Lanka travel warning has been lowered

The official Sri Lanka travel warning has been lowered

The official travel warning issued by the Australian government for Sri Lanka has been lowered from a Level 3 to a Level 2.

Call of the wild: Shinta Mani Wild, Cambodia

Call of the wild: Shinta Mani Wild, Cambodia

Deep in a pristine corridor of a national park in Cambodia, Shinta Mani Wild is a new experiential adventure property that invites guests on a wild ride.

Phu Quoc: pearl of an island

Phu Quoc: pearl of an island

Phu Quoc, dubbed the Pearl Island, is rapidly becoming the new Phuket but beyond the resorts, it’s life as normal for fishermen and farmers.

Tried & Tested: Treeline Urban Resort

Review: Treeline Urban Resort, Cambodia

For a sophisticated, sustainable and grounded stay in the heart of Siem Reap, branch out from the usual offerings and check out Treeline Urban Resort.