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  • The Place

    The Place to be on Koh Tao

    It’s Eva again, Fleewinter‘s Thailand Specialist. I have recently been on another trip around Thailand (it really is a destination that never gets boring), and my husband and I did a bit of island hopping in the Gulf of Thailand. We firstly went to Koh Samui (in case you have missed my review of the […] Read more…

  • 11 Best Honeymoon Packages in Asia

    Can we let you in on a secret? The honeymoon is the best part of wedding planning. Dreaming of idling away the days with your beloved in a beautiful place; creating a Pinterest board full of beaches, luxurious bungalows, and one-of-a-kind experiences; knowing that this is the time to splurge on the best holiday imaginable. Looking […] Read more…

Travel Guides

  • Koh Lipe

    Koh Lipe aka. the Thai Maldives

    This is a guest post by the lovely Eva (staring at fifty shades of blue on her new favourite island) who works with me at Fleewinter (a boutique London tour operator that offers Asia holidays). She has written this review about her recent visit to Koh Lipe… well worth a read! Some of you may have […] Read more…

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    Asia’s best pool villas

    We’ll tell you another secret: Travelling around and checking out places for a living is a lot of fun, but the best part of our job are those nights when we try out hotels. AND we are in absolute heaven if those hotel rooms happen to be private pool villas. Sipping on a cocktail in […] Read more…

Reviews

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    Villa Samadhi – Kuala Lumpur’s Best Boutique Hotel

    Kuala Lumpur is one of my favorite cities in Asia but unlike Bangkok, it’s a bit lacking in the world of fabulous boutique hotels. After staying in huge high rises and backpacker-filled guesthouses, I’d begun to despair of finding a single one worth recommending. So on a recent trip through KL, I reached out to […] Read more…

  • What’s the best hotel on Gaya Island?

    For many visitors to Borneo, a few nights on Gaya Island is the ideal end to the trip. A short boat ride from Kota Kinabalu, the island is covered in rainforest and surrounded by coral reefs and clear water. Walking trails, beaches, snorkeling, and some of the best resorts in Borneo: it’s a lovely place to […] Read more…

Stories from Southeast Asia

  • Sipadan: Borneo’s Underwater Jungle

    As the boat sped across the Celebes Sea, a smile tugged at my lips and I shimmied into my wetsuit. We were on our way to Sipadan, an uninhabited island off the east coast of Malaysian Borneo. Rising 600 meters from the ocean floor, the sheer walls are covered in healthy coral and the waters […] Read more…

  • Trekking off the beaten track in Bali

    Every Thursday should begin with a hot and sweaty jungle trek to hidden waterfalls, I thought to myself as I cut may way through the dense vivid green forest. Admittedly this is not the easiest thing to schedule if you’re reading from a London office but currently my office is located in Bali, which makes such […] Read more…