Sticky rice

The best local restaurants in Hanoi are budget-friendly options within the Old Quarter where you dine on low stools and tables that often spill...
Tamarind

The traditional cuisine of land-locked Laos is not widely known outside the country itself. Lao food has simple flavours, composed of fresh, hearty ingredients,...
Suay restaurant

Fusion at this converted house just south of old town proper means salmon carpaccio piled with a tart and bright pomelo salad, an innovative...
Sabai Corner

There is no better view on the island than the one you'll glimpse from the deck at this superlative pub. From here you can...
Beach View Yin Yang Coastal

This private kitchen on a secluded beach is run by chef Margaret Xu, who calls her cooking New Hong Kong. A former ad-agency owner...
Bumbu Bali

A good place for Balinese food in the heart of Ubud. The menu features dishes such as lawar (green bean salad), ayam pelalah (spicy...
An Nam Quan

An Nam Quan which is one of Traditional Vietnam Restaurant, is the place located at 59 Nguyen Binh Khiem, District 1, on a 3...
Na Aroon Vegetarian Restaurant

Situated at the end of Sukhumvit Soi 1, Na Aroon Vegaterian Restaurant is surprising not only for its hidden location but also for the delightful...

For many travellers, food is one of the main ways of engaging with another culture. Food certainly plays a big role in Lao culture and...
La Villa French Restaurant

La Villa Restaurant, Saigon is, in fact, a restaurant placed in a beautiful pool villa, locating in a quiet neighborhood in District 2 thus...

This 1901 icon from the heyday of stylish travel was refurbished in 2016, the same year The Strand launched its cruise ship on the Ayeyarwady river.

This boutique luxury hotel sees a heritage 20th-century mansion restored with beautiful Art Deco details and modern comforts, situated on the edge of a Unesco World Heritage site.

Simply one of the best hotels in Tokyo, the Park Hyatt is a five-star legend, best known for its starring role in Lost in Translation alongside Bill Murray and Scarlett Johansson.

The Mercure Bangkok Sukhumvit 11 is an excellent, modern, comfortable and well-run, mid-range hotel with 232 spacious rooms and a large pool in downtown Bangkok.

Kakigōri is a Japanese shaved ice dessert flavored with syrup and a sweetener, often condensed milk.