Michelin starred chef Pascal Aussignac

Michelin star chef brings a taste of Gascony to Shangri-La Hotel, Chiang Mai

From 8 to 12 August, Shangri-La Hotel, Chiang Mai welcomes itinerant Michelin star chef Pascal Aussignac, the chef who’s made -with “la cuisine de Gascogne”- traditional French home-cooking a shining star in London. The Shangri-La is proving itself to be the avant-garde of the food scene in Chiang Mai, bringing renowned chefs from the around Read more…

Festival Kadayawan Philippines

Kadayawan Festival: tribes thank nature and show their unity in diversity in Davao

Kadayawan sa Davao is a very colourful and lively celebration of the unification of Davao’s resident indigenous groups that takes place in Davao City (Philippines) every 3rd week of August. The Kadayawan festival is a thanksgiving for the gifts of nature which showcases Davao’s rich culture and diversity, paying also tribute to the lumad, a Read more…

Singapore Night Festival

Singapore very colourful in August!

Singapore is festive and lit up in August, starting with the National day on August 9 which marks the city-state’s colourful rise to independence and beyond. A stunning day of multi-cultural song-and-dance performances, aerial flybys and military parades capped by a breathtaking firework on Marina Bay. Then, on 17 and 25 August, the Singapore Night Read more…

Men dance for women

What about a crazy wet n’ wild weekend in Bangkok with a bunch of Aussie hunks!

Sweats, screams, and six packs… Ladies, prepare yourselves, they are back! World-class Las Vegas performers, Australia’s Thunder From Down Under come to Bangkok at the end of August at Levels Night Club. These hard-bodied Adonis will bring you into the new world as you will forget to breathe for the whole 75 minute stage show. Read more…

Emirates flies to Santiago de Chile

Emirates launches services to Santiago de Chile, increases frequency to Sao Paulo

Emirates opened in July new services to Santiago de Chile via the Brazilian city of Sao Paulo. This fourth passenger route to South America will be served with five weekly flights, increasing frequency to Sao Paolo Emirates has announced in July a new service, five times a week, from Dubai to Santiago International Airport (SCL), Read more…

Thailand Candle festival

Thailand Candle Festival: an impressive show of devotion and carving skills

Hosted every year when Thailand is entering into the Buddhist lent, the Candle Festival is an impressive show of people’s devotion to Buddhist tradition and a magnificent display of skills in carving candles. Held on the full moon of the eighth lunar month, which this year falls on 28 July, Khao Phansa, or Buddhist Lent Read more…

Music festival jakarta

‘We The Fest’, Jakarta’s best!

From 20 to 22 July, the heart of Indonesia’s capital Jakarta beats to the rhythm of We The Fest (WTF), a creative fast-growing annual summer festival of music, arts, fashion and food. Described in 2016 as “a classy festival” by Vice, WTF is a pioneer of its kind in the Southeast Asian festival scene. In Read more…

Rainforest music festival Borneo

Borneo’s Rainforest World Music Festival

If you travel to Malaysia in July, do not miss the award-winning Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) which will take place from 13 to 15 July in Kuching. Through the lush, green and mysterious canopy of Borneo’s rainforest, RWMF is an amazing gathering held annually with dozens of musicians from every corner of the world Read more…

Pizza Fiesta with the world champion Pasqualino Barbasso at Le Meridien Chiang Mai

Two-time world champion pizza acrobat Pasqualino Barbasso is at Le Meridien Chiang Mai from 12 to 15 July to share his amazing skills and create delicious pizzas. As a true Italian pizzaiolo, Pasqualino Barbasso’s passion is to make high quality pizzas. But he loves to do it in an entertaining way with daring pizza acrobatics Read more…

Eleven branches of Oasis Spa (Thailand) certified as World Class Gold Standard Thai Spas

    Eleven branches of The Oasis Spa were recently certified as World Class Gold Standard Thai Spas, an award given to only a select few spas in Thailand. The awards were officially presented by Dr. PranomCometieng, the Director-General of the Department of Health Service Support at the recently held 16th Anniversary of Department of Read more…