Smart Travel Asia
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Calling Asia travellers: time to separate class from crass

Best in Travel Poll 2016 - Vote for your favourite hotel and airline brands

It's time to dust off your Mighty Mouse and click in your favourite hotel and airline brands as well as top destinations and airports. We also want your picks for boutique hotels and budget carriers.

ADVENTURE

A guide to trekking
in Nepal

Solid tips for the Annapurna circuit and Nepal treks

EDITOR'S RANT

Right brain,
right stuff

Author - Vijay VergheseHow women beat strapping big men at bagging the best deals in the air. Is spotting sales a gender thing? Research suggests it is. Women travellers could help save a company with 1,000 travelling employees a whopping US$50,000 a year. It's time to think of the right stuff.

AIRLINES

How to spot legroom in economy

Frequent flyer perks get squeezed, widest seats in economy, the widest business class seats to Asia, and how budget airlines have opened up Asia. Plus the A380 vs B787.

ADVENTURE

Saigon business survival brief

Angkor fun guide, a detailed Lombok resorts review, wickedly good Tioman dives, an insightful Sabah fun guide to jungle adventure plus breathlessly high Himalayan treks in Ladakh and tips for the remote and hidden Zanskar Valley, India.

SOUTH ASIA

New Delhi minus the 'Delhi belly'

Hot Gulmarg ski resorts, the best Mumbai business hotels, top tips for Goa beach resorts, Bangalore business hotels review, cool Sri Lanka resorts. More on Kathmandu and Yangon.

ISLANDS

Best Palawan resorts, sand

Plus our Boracay resorts review for lovers, divers and an exotic Maldives resorts review for all tastes. Cebu.

SPA ESCAPES

Taiwan spa hideaways

Taiwan spa resorts, and a Taipei fun guide with 21 must-do things. Plus our Taipei business hotels review.