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Hokkaido: ski downhills to summer lavender strolls

Hokkaido fun guide for the family

Japan's northernmost island of Hokkaido offers year round escapes from the piste to vast floral plains and rolling hills carpeted with lavender and multi-hued flowers at Nakafurano.

ROMANCE

How to do that resort wedding

Asian destination wedding venues for a glorious 'I do'.

EDITOR'S RANT

Boeing in a fix with new fix

Author - Vijay VergheseQuestions multiply about flight testing for the B737 MAX-8, an MCAS software patch, and flyer confidence. Now another critical fix on B737 MAX training simulators is needed. This could have been fixed earlier but Boeing had said simulators were unnecessary. An iPad would do.

SPA ESCAPES

Taiwan spa hideaways

Taiwan spa resorts, and a Taipei fun guide with 22 must-do things. Plus our Taipei business hotels review.

ISLANDS

Best Maldives resorts review

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

Grand Hyatt Bali