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Best Of The Decade Travel Awards 2010-2019 - Smart Travel Asia magazine


A role call of secret retreats, style, and stodge for 2022

Buahan Banyan Tree Escape, Ubud, Bali - the 'naked experience' - new Bali natural resorts

Buahan, A Banyan Tree Escape, Bali, is close to Ubud and offers an all-natural 'naked experience' sans walls and windows and doors. Not for the faint hearted. Romantic and heady.


Bali beds, blue skies, beckon

Bali beds review as the dry season nears its end


How you can save our planet

Make your travel dollars count in key destinations

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Alphabet soup and the hotel name game

Author - Vijay VergheseWhat's in a name? Everything, as these 2022 and some earlier arrivals claw their way to the top. We look more closely at some new brands and what exactly they claim to offer. From secret retreats in Southern China to awesome Bali 'naked' escapes.

Jim Thompson silk, Thai icon

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