Archive for August, 2012:

How To Live Large In Asia's Most Expensive Cities

Asia’s cosmopolitan hubs are booming centers for commerce, with the biggest spenders dropping serious dollars—or yen and yuan—on high-end entertainment and hospitality. We’ve compiled a list of Asia’s most expensive cities, rated using human resource firm Mercer’s cost of living survey that looks at everything from the cost of transportation to entertainment for U.S. visitors. Read […]

Five Things We Love About Château du Sureau

There’s a lot to love about Château du Sureau, but our five favorite things about this Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star hotel are its spa, restaurant, breakfast, turndown service and garden.     1. Spa du Sureau: This Four-Star spa offers wonderfully relaxing services of all kinds, from hair styling and makeup applications to innovative chromatherapy […]

Room with a View: Kowloon Shangri-La

We snapped this picture during a recent stay at Kowloon Shangri-La in Hong Kong. All the rooms at the Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star hotel feature floor-to-ceiling bay windows, but we loved the view from our particular room because it overlooked Victoria Harbor.