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Dreaming of a winter wonderland covered in snow? Make your snow white dreams come true without spending a fortune on air tickets to Europe. Here are 5 Asian destinations that have everything you need from a winter paradise and they are just a short plane ride away. Niseko, Japan Experience the world famous powder or …

Travel can be both exciting and intimidating for women travellers, given the extra attention we get no matter where we are. So, whether it’s the first time you’re travelling with your group of girls or your annual solo trip, it’s always a good bet to visit destinations where you don’t have to fret much over …

The Cat has been a significant cultural symbol as well as the pet of choice for the Japanese. The Japanese obsession with cats has made the country a paradise for cat lovers. From the symbol of good luck, Makeni-neko (the beckoning cat) to shrines, cat cafes and pop culture symbols like Hello Kitty and Doraemon …

Festivals, apart from being fun,  are a great time to understand a place’s culture, history and traditions. Here are 7 unique Asian Summer Festivals you are sure to enjoy: Taiwan Balloon Festival, Taitung When: June 30 – August 6 Gently soar above the East Rift Valley and float up in the sky enjoying gorgeous views at …

Family holidays often mean overpriced, gated resorts, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Yes, it’s true that when travelling with kids, safety and convenience come first. Yet at the same time, what’s the point of going overseas if it doesn’t help the little ones cultivate a sense of curiosity and adventure? Taipei, Taiwan …

Dreaming of a magical getaway that will make you feel like royalty? Well, that dream just came true. There are plenty of dazzling HomeAways across Asia that offer an enthralling experience, the kind that’s fit for a king. What’s more, these accommodation options are surprisingly affordable, making your dream trip closer to reality. Yes folks, …

Travelling in Asia with your little ones? From themed rooms to easygoing traditional houses, there’s literally no shortage of spectacular and eye-popping child-friendly accommodations in Asia.  Whether your kiddies are into superheroes or fairy tale stories like Beauty and the Beast, Asia has mesmerizing places to stay that are fit for a prince or princess. …

The summer will soon be upon us bringing clear skies and warm sunny days that are best enjoyed outdoors. Take a break from work and enjoy a summer holiday at any one of five the trending destinations featured below.  Boracay , Philippines The tiny ‘picture postcard beautiful ‘ island of Boracay situated off the coast …

“Travel is like love, it is, in the end, mostly a heightened sense of awareness, in which we are mindful, receptive, undimmed by familiarity and ready to be transformed. That is why the best trips like the best love affairs, never really end.” Pico Iyer Travel has the power to do wonders for your spirit, …

He helped you take your first step, when you’d barely entered the world. Now is your opportunity to return the favour by taking several steps with him across the world he helped you enter! Come Father’s Day, take your ‘ol man out for a trip that you both will cherish forever. Here are some HomeAway-approved …