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Surprise your kids with a mini vacation during the March school term break (10th to 18th). Recharge your batteries, reconnect as a family and come back happier. Here are a few easy to access destinations from Singapore that will reward you with the break you deserve: Langkawi, Malaysia Langkawi is a lush green tropical paradise …

Theme parks in Asia are nothing short of magical and amazing. Not only do they feature heaps of state-of-the-art diversions and fun-filled roller-coaster rides, but they are also campy fun and offer plenty of tasty snacks, making them must-visit sites in Asia. As an added plus, these parks are filled with enthralling sights that depict …

In Asia, sometimes, a vacation rental or a holiday home is just a place to take a break and rest yourself. We, as travelers, are so busy in our trips that we tend to spend less time in our accommodations. But when you’re looking for a truly unforgettable indulgence, there are luxury vacation rentals across …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Kota Kinabalu, in Malaysia, is mostly perceived as just a transit stopover for those wishing to head to the beautiful coral reefs of eastern Sabah or the wild jungles in the northeast. However, Kota Kinabalu (or KK as referred to by the locals), offers a whole gamut of sights and experiences – from breathtaking mountain …

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 …

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 …