Smart Travel Asia
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An exclusive collection of the best Asian hotels, resorts and spas

Best in Travel Poll 2017 - Asia's top airlines, hotels, destinations


Ladakh - roll up for a magical mystery tour at 12,000ft

Nubra Valley camel safari, Ladakh, India fun guide

Camel safari in Nubra Valley to the north of Leh, Ladakh, where rugged mountain desert and two-humped Bactrian camels make for bone rattling rides, if splendid photography. It's one way to get high in India.


Singapore shopping gone wild

Flex your muscles and get ready with your biggest bags


Top meets: Of MICE and Men

Best hotel venues for corporate meetings in Asia


It's picture perfect...

Author - Vijay VergheseA picture tells a thousand words - and could get your teeth smacked by a large hotel rulebook. Notes on the mysterious tropics where torsos must be clad and sweat is banned. Why some hotels ban photography on the specious plea that they must preserve the quality of their luxury brand image.


Taiwan spa hideaways

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


Best Palawan resorts, dives

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