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We love (and fully endorse) spontaneous travel plans, but let’s face it: a little bit of   planning doesn’t hurt, and ensures you’re well sorted for that much-needed holiday, with no sudden, last-minute stress to ruin the fun. As we count down to the New Year, HomeAway brings you a list of the best holiday homes …

If you’ve been to Japan several times and are now wondering what next on your next trip to the land of the rising sun, then fret not. Avid traveler Isabelle Marchand has just the right answer. She recently stayed at a beautiful, traditional Minpaku in Japan and has some very useful tips for our Japan-loving readers. During …

You’ve booked a trip to Bali with the hope of visiting all of the top 50 locations, activities and beaches on offer. The closer it gets to making the trip over, however, you start to wonder if there are enough hours in the day to enjoy them all. And whether your friends, or kids, are …

The Mid-Autumn Festival is celebrated on the 15th day of the eighth lunar month. This observance, which started as an occasion for families to celebrate the good harvest and pay homage to the moon, is now the second biggest Chinese holiday, after the Chinese New Year. Hong Kong, with its flamboyant style and deep traditional …

Rio de Janeiro, a sleepless, crowded city even during off season, will become even more frantically busy during the Olympics.  Sights you would usually consider compulsory, such as glorious Copacabana Beach, will be so packed with sporty spectators and athletes that you may struggle to find a patch of sand big enough to lay down …

You’re all set for your Brazil trip. But like many, you probably don’t take a look at safety tips. Here’s a quick summary you should keep handy, always.

Shopping for high street fashion? Looking to strike a bargain on some exotic home décor? Whatever be on your shopping list, Singapore has many options for you. Here is a quick guide on where to satisfy your appetite for shopping on your next Singapore visit.