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Japan’s hunger for fish and seafood is legendary. Last year the average Japanese person put away 27kg of fish (the world average is 20kg) – and in 2001 it was an amazing 40kg. So whilst seafood consumption in Japan may be declining somewhat, it’s still a national obsession as a wander along any small street in […]
Famous primarily for its ubiquitous and extremely tame deer (more on which later), the ancient Japanese city of Nara is one of the country’s must-sees. Dating back to the 8th century, when it was Japan’s capital city, Nara boasts an abundance of temples, gardens and parks, and as they are all concentrated in a relatively compact […]
After exploring the charming Siberian cities of Tomsk and Novosibirsk for a day apiece, I prepared to plunge deep into the Altai mountains, a majestic range that runs along the borders of Mongolia, China and Kazakhstan.
Thailand has an abundance of stunning shorelines. From the Thai Gulf to the Andaman Sea, there are countless bays and beaches that offer the tropical idyll. Many of Thailand’s more popular coastal destinations are well-developed, with great tourist infrastructure and a lively social scene, yet there are still quiet, pristine beaches to be found when […]
It’s no secret that Asia is home to some of the world’s best cuisine, but it is also home to some of the finest restaurants. With world-class chefs flocking to the culinary capitals of Asia from around the globe, the number of Michelin-starred restaurants in the region continues to grow, serving up traditional delicacies with […]
Located about an hour south of Krabi in Thailand is Trang Province, a fascinating destination that offers pristine beaches, jungles and national parks, limestone mountains, waterfalls and, perhaps most notably, caves. Despite its wealth of beautiful scenery and exciting activities, Trang remains a peaceful getaway void of the crowds of tourists you will find in […]
I have just returned from leading a group of clients on a trip to Cambodia & Vietnam which was curated by my Virtuoso partner Remote Lands, and I cannot thank them enough for their expertise and their ability to arrange truly unique experiences. On our first night in Siem Reap, Remote Lands arranged for our group, a private temple dinner, which was spectacular and the perfect way to begin our journey. On any other vacation this would have been considered the highlight, but...