In 1974 Bhutan lifted the curtain on a whole new destination for curious minds and adventure seekers to explore. Since then, we’ve hardly been able to stay away. Shrouded in mystery and ancient culture, the misted hillsides of Bhutan will never cease to amaze and intrigue. Hiking from Paro to Thimphu, Punakha to Gasa, culture and tradition abounds on a tailormade holiday in Bhutan.
Nowhere for us epitomises natural luxury quite like Borneo. The up-close encounters with fascinating species, the splendid isolation of jungle lodges and the feel-good factor of conservation, a luxury holiday in Borneo is packed full of wonder. An island of raw and untamed beauty, it is best experienced off the beaten track, meeting local tribes and gaining a sense of freedom as you put the map away and just let go.
A country synonymous with ancient wonder, Cambodia positively glows with the weight of its culture. Boasting an inescapable sense of incredulity, if there is anywhere we encourage you to get off the beaten track, it’s here. A tailormade holiday to Cambodia will take you into untouched corners to discover Khmer heritage, before whisking you out the other side to pristine beaches that no-one else has even laid eyes on. A place not to follow the crowds, but to get ahead of them.
Extending from the Himalayas deep into the Indian Ocean, you'd be hard pushed to find a more culturally and geographically diverse tailormade holiday than India. Whether you're exploring Ayurveda up in Dehradun, studying the ancient Buddhist Caves of Ajanta or relaxing on the pristine beaches of the Andaman Islands; this Asian wonder truly is a continent in its own right.
We’ve always been drawn to archipelagos. Tiny jewel-like islands, strewn across vast expanses of ocean, they invite endless exploration and discovery. But nowhere captures our imagination more than Indonesia. Far from the reserve of honeymooners, a luxury holiday in Indonesia has a truly transformative power as you watch the sun rise over centuries-old volcanoes and set over ever-changing oceans.
What we love about Japan is its diversity and unwavering ability to surprise. We love the fact that you can ski through thick powder in Niseko before relaxing on tranquil beaches down in Ishigaki. We also love the way it balances futuristic cities with a rich, centuries-old culture. So, whether you want culture and downhill, cuisine and off-the-beaten-track, our tailor-made holidays in Japan have it all.
From the hustle and bustle of its creative capital to the soothing silence of its deserts and their centuries-old nomadic tribes, Jordan offers an adventureland as diverse in its culture as it is in its landscapes. A place that will impress even the most seasoned of travellers; a tailormade holiday in Jordan is made for intrepid adventure and mind-blowing discoveries.
If there is anywhere on the planet that we encourage you to live as the locals do, it’s Laos. Days begin early as you rise to give alms to the monks who pass by in saffron-hued robes. Up in the hillsides, hidden temples and traditional Buddhist ceremonies reveal themselves whilst on longtail boats down the Mekong, day-to-day life plays out before you. Unique and immersive, a luxury holiday in Laos is unlike any other.
A fusion of Portuguese and Chinese culture, traditions and cuisine, there is so much more to Macau than the nightlife it has become known for throughout Asia. Here, Ancient Chinese temples are framed by Portuguese tiles and street vendors converse in Cantonese over Portuguese street food. Mastering the best of both, a luxury holiday in Macau is utterly unique and cannot fail to surprise.
Unobtrusively elegant, Malaysia plays host to a hypnotic blend of contrasts. A place where traditional wooden longhouses rub shoulders with skyscrapers that light up the stratosphere and dense humid jungle terrains meet the cooling breezes of misty highlands and beaches dipped into the ocean; a luxury holiday in Malaysia is nothing like what you would expect and home to a diversity that cannot fail to astound.
We’ve all heard the superlatives that fly when it comes to the Maldives - but there is so much more to this island nation than pure white sands and crystal clear waters. There’s adventures to be had and local cultures to discover; but when paradise looks this good, it can be hard to lift a finger. So feel free not to. After all, a luxury holiday in the Maldives should be exactly as you want it to be.
Floating amid the warm waters of the Indian Ocean, a luxury holiday in Mauritius offers an azure-hued reset button unlike anywhere else. Whether you're drifting across glistening waters, diving down with shark researchers or immersing yourself in the melting pot of Indian, African and European influences; the every day will feel a million miles away as you dip your toe in a unique and indulgent paradise.
Tucked up in the northernmost corner of Asia and cocooned by the highlands of China and the Siberian plains of Russia, Mongolia has always embodied a sense of intrigue. Here is a place where no matter where you go, you are guaranteed to be off-the-beaten-track as you venture into places so remote that even Google can’t find them. A tailormade holiday in Mongolia is the ultimate reset.
If there is one destination that will never fail to entrance us, it’s Myanmar. This Golden Land, dotted with the spires of gilded pagodas and blazed over by a tropical sun has an innate sense of magic that has left it seemingly frozen in time. A luxury holiday in Myanmar is akin to seeing history being made; enthralling, rewarding and extraordinary - and not to be missed.
Encircled by the Himalayas, Nepal extends an invitation to challenge, discover and breathe. Whipped by cool mountain winds that whistle their way through the prayer flags of villages and across the vibrant stupas of Kathmandu, a luxury holiday in Nepal is all about taking a moment to reflect before turning up the adrenaline to mountain bike through the world’s deepest gorge. Nepal is a rush like no other.
Remarkably untouched, despite hiding in plain sight; a luxury holiday in Oman will take you beyond the bustling souks and ornate palaces of Muscat to discover the heart of the country as you encounter local herdsmen out in the wadis and experience a supreme sense of isolation on the pristine beaches of the Musandam Peninsula. Overwhelmingly atmospheric, Oman proves to be so much more than a stopover.
Far from the realms of an everyday holiday, a tailormade holiday to Papua New Guinea offers a travel experience to a place where none of the norms apply. Undoubtedly one of the world's last remaining frontiers, lift the lid on the mysterious and the exotic as you dive into the unknown to discover a land that time forgot. A home for the intrepid, it will challenge and intrigue you but, above all, it will reward you.
7,000 islands strong, caressed by calm, turquoise waters and blissfully white sandy shores; it would be easy to look no further than the allure of untouched beaches when planning a luxury holiday in the Philippines. But dig a little deeper and you’ll uncover a whole other side to these islands in a place that will enchant and delight, reveal and revitalise in equal measure.
Perched on the Persian Gulf, a luxury holiday in Qatar takes some of our favourite aspects of the Middle East and delivers them in a way that few others have taken the time to see. Here, desert sands drift to reveal a thriving art scene that sits alongside ancient wonder and some of the region’s most authentic experiences. Spontaneous and original, Qatar is fast developing into so much more than a stop-over.
A veritable natural paradise, there is so much more to the Seychelles than swaying palms and pristine beaches; for it’s not the paradisiacal landscapes that have captured our heart, but the heart of the islands themselves. Dubbed ‘the Galapagos of the Indian Ocean’, a luxury holiday in the Seychelles perfectly pairs indulgence with conservation to give you a natural wonder just waiting to be discovered.
A tiny island nation dipped into the warm waters of the South China Sea, a luxury holiday in Singapore is set to impress. A place that so many nationalities call home, Singapore has developed into a melting pot for diversity with sights and sounds ever-shifting as you stroll through Indian, Dutch, Malay and Chinese quarters before coming to a halt in peaceful wildlife reserves. It's so much more than a stopover.
A captivating mix of old traditions and new wave popular culture, South Korea is unveiling a new and exciting side to Asia. Classical beauty and deep-rooted history sit side by side with modern innovation and a fast-paced food scene, all encircled by a dramatic coastline that shifts from beach paradise to winter wonderland with the seasons. It's true, a tailormade holiday in South Korea is full of the unexpected.
What we love about Sri Lanka is the way that it seamlessly blends the rich culture of the Indian Subcontinent with the verdant landscapes of the tropics, whilst still maintaining its colonial charm. A luxury tailor-made holiday in Sri Lanka will transport you to another world as you pick tea leaves with the women of Nuwara Eliya, walk the old fortress walls of Galle and discover the cultural wonders of an unknown North.
An effervescing labyrinth which twists and turns between contemporary Japanese culture and traditional Chinese heritage; where night markets steaming with the scent of spice run into dramatic mountain landscapes and lakes glimmering with a sense of peace and solitude; a tailormade holiday to Taiwan offers an irresistible taste of the Far East, packed into one perfectly-poised island.
We love to get under the skin of a country and discover its more authentic, lesser-known side – and Thailand is our favourite place to do it. From top to tail, into the depths of pristine jungles and onto the shores of remote beaches, a tailor-made holiday in Thailand will take you off the tourist trail to discover a country packed full of culture and tradition, dusted off with a host of luxury resorts and boutique hotels.
The tallest skyscrapers, the most luxurious hotels, the best, well, everything - the United Arab Emirates is a place of superlatives. A glittering collection of seven Emirates, you can't help but feel overcome by an 'anything-is-possible' attitude here. Luxury of the grandest proportions, perfectly complemented by a unique blend of tradition and cultural diversity; a luxury holiday in the UAE truly does have it all - and then some.
Vietnam has always been a beguiling place, where the thrum of cities falls away to the splendid isolation of the northern hills and pristine shores belie awe-inspiring monolithic coastlines; your head practically spins at the wonder of it all. On a luxury holiday in Vietnam, you can travel from top to tail and unearth something new at every turn, as we tailor you a trip to immerse you deep within Vietnamese culture.
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