Smart Travel Asia
Online travel magazine for Asian hotel reviews . airline seat surverys . shopping . spas
An exclusive collection of the best Asian hotels, resorts and spas

Best in Travel Poll 2019 - Asia's top airlines, luxury hotels, destinations

 

Best travel brands in Asia from luxe to wallet-lite

2019 Best in Travel Poll Winners - airlines, hotels, destinations

A mixed bag of winners for 2019 with several fresh faces, a new wallet-friendly category - Best Value Hotels - and the return of the Best Leisure Hotels

LIFESTYLE

Japanese vending miracles

How they save lives and help frazzled parents

EDITOR'S RANT

No rest on
Everest

Author - Vijay VergheseThe assault on Everest and the backlash as tourist zones reclaim their pride and privacy. Since the first climb, over 200 people have died on the mountain through hypothermia, falls, oxygen deprivation, pulmonary oedema, poor acclimatisation, frostbite, dehydration, and heart failure. Why?

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 Chedi Muscat