With apologies to Rupert Brooke, there's a Hong Kong British pub that is forever England. The Better Ole in the Northern New Territories has been in the Yuen family for three generations, one of a dwindling number of family-run eateries in a city awash in chain restaurants.
Tai Kwun Centre for Heritage and Arts celebrates its first anniversary with a historic exhibition showcasing the police, judiciary, prison, and immigration systems of Hong Kong. It coincides with the 175th anniversary of the foundation of the Hong Kong Police Force in 1844.
February is a great time to visit Thailand. It is relatively cool and dry, with lots of sunshine and little rainfall. Events include Makha Bucha – an important domestic holiday, Chinese New Year, flower festivals in Bangkok and Chiang Mai, and local festivals in other cities.
Buena Vista is a San Francisco institution that is equally popular with locals and tourists. Serving a mouth-watering menu of that consists of all-day breakfasts, burgers, sandwiches, entrees, and desserts, it is most famous for its Irish Coffee
The San Remo Hotel is a European-style hostelry in the heart of San Francisco's North Beach district. Dating back to 1906, it offers cozy accommodation and period furnishings. It is also home to one of The City's finest Italian restaurants.
Buddhism is the dominant religion in Thailand, and Buddhist temples are scattered across the kingdom. Nai Yang Temple is one of 29 Buddhist temples located in the Southern Thai island of Phuket. The nearby Proud Phuket offers hotel guests a chance to visit the temple.
Sonoma County has spectacular coastline, rolling hills redwood forests, fertile valleys, premium wineries, and lovely towns such as Cloverdale, Healdsburg Windsor,Petaluma and Santa Rosa. Here are 10 reason to visit now!
Chao Phraya River, a.k.a. the RIver of Kings, is lined with the Grand Palace, Reclining Buddha, Temple of Dawn, and other famous and not-so-famous tourist attractions. Here's a short list of must-see heritage sites in Central Bangkok.
Renovated family compound in downtown Bangkok, Thailand, houses a house museum, a gift shop, and two restaurants, one serving Thai cuisine, another serving Western comfort food. Check out review of Ma Maison
A boutique hotel in Manila's Malate district makes an impressive first impression with a lovely lobby and stylish food and beverage outlets. But guest rooms seem well past their sell-by dates. Are they due for a makeover?