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If you are a sports buff in this part of the world, then chances are that you are eagerly waiting for the Southeast Asian (SEA) Games. A multi-sport event held every two years, SEA Games gets participants from 11 countries playing over 20 sports! This year, this exciting event will be held in Kuala Lumpur, …

Looking to escape the constant drizzle and downpour that the monsoon months bring? Here are 10 destinations around Asia that are sunny and dry at this time of the year. 1. Jakarta, Indonesia With its bustling streets, Jakarta is a city which is truly diverse – thanks to its wonderful mix of Asian, Arabic, and …

Weekend breaks are perfect. They give you the much-needed breather from the mundane, offer a change of scenery, recharge your batteries and soothe those itchy travel feet, at least for a while. Plus, you don’t have to go through all the heavy-duty planning and bookings as you would have to for a long vacation. The …

Your idea of a perfect vacation? If it is a souped-up shopping spree that you cross borders for, then we hear you. After all you take time out to travel and you take time out to shop – and you do it separately. Why not combine the two and gift yourself the ultimate pleasure of …

Singapore is often singled out as a shining example of a smart modern city, with many other metropolises looking to the Southeast Asian island-state for inspiration. Its forward-thinking attitude has seen it reinvent itself as a 21st-century wonderland, a place with eye-catching modern design and well-preserved historical sites, where technology and nature are both equally …

The fall of 2016 saw a general increase in staycation interest among Singapore travellers. As seen in the high placements of Singapore City and Batam, and significant placements for neighbouring Kuala Lumpur and Johor Bahru. While the majority of the other top locations are major cities in Asia, Bangkok, Taipei, Tokyo, Hong Kong, and Seoul. …

Chinese New Year is all about awaited family reunions, delicious feasts and thoughtful gifts. CNY is celebrated across the globe with much fanfare and is a festival which fills your heart with warmth, love, goodwill, and hope. With a wave of modernism touching the traditions, people are open to newer ways to celebrate. If you …

If there’s a special place in your heart for the contemporary artistic movements within Southeast Asia, then Kuala Lumpur should definitely be on your map of cities to explore. KL’s underground art scene is young, thriving and spearheaded by a diverse group of creative spirits looking to make the arts more accessible to the city’s …

The thought of Christmas brings along with it a merry mood and fills the heart with warmth and cheerfulness. If you are longing to experience Christmas festivities at a home away from home, look no further. We have specially selected 12 holiday homes at spectacular locations for your winter break. Make sure you book your vacation …

It’s that time of the year again. When we prepare ourselves to say goodbye to 2016 and ready ourselves for the New Year 2017. As you plan your year-end getaways, do ensure that you choose one of these fantastic HomeAways, in proximity to where the party is, and there’s plenty to choose from for the …