Best Destinations in Asia
Asia is an excellent destination for holidays. It is still one of the destinations in the world that offers the most value for money and some great deals for beach holidays. South-East Asia has some of the best island and beach destinations in the world as well as some of the most exciting cities. With so many options for affordable business class flights to bangkok it is easy to enjoy a luxury break in Asia.
Best Beach Destinations in Asia
Thailand has been one of the most popular beach destinations for years. Thailand has countless islands and beaches with something to offer for all types of holidaymakers. There are luxury spa resorts on beautiful tropical beaches and there are small islands that cater for for budget visitors. Many families return to Thailand's beaches every year because of the high standards of service, the great food, the family-friendly accommodation options and the wide range of activities for the whole family.
However in the recent years many great alternatives to Thailand's beaches have appeared. There are new emerging beach resorts in Vietnam, and Malaysia has many excellent beach destinations including Langkawi and the Perhentian Islands. While Thailand is still the most popular destination, Bali in Indonesia is now a close second. Bali has many excellent beaches for surfing and it is also known for its many yoga holiday locations and spa resorts.
City Breaks and Shopping
Bangkok is Thailand's famous capital and an ideal holiday destination for shopping and for nightlife. There is however more to Bangkok than its sometimes infamous nightlife there are great dining options for all budgets and there is a lot of culture from museums to some of the world's most famous Buddhist temples. Bangkok has some of the best street markets in Asia, including the Chatuchak Weekend Market that is any shopper's dream. Bangkok also has some of the best department stores in the world and is known as a great place to shop for electronics.
Malaysia's capital Kuala Lumpur is a good alternative to Bangkok. It is a modern city famous for good shopping and great food. Malaysian cuisine is known around the world for its ability to mix the best of many different food traditions. Kuala Lumpur can make a good city break for those who are planning to visit Malaysia's beaches.
Singapore is one of the most popular city break destinations in Asia and a good stopover on long-haul flights between Europe and Asia. Singapore is especially famous for its food and it is also a great city for shopping. Some of the best luxury hotels in the region are located in Singapore and the city has many tourist attractions for the whole family.
Asia is one of the most affordable destinations in the world for beach holidays, city breaks and longer stays. South-East Asia offers some of the best deals for luxury hotels and great five-star beach resorts. There is also a wide range of things to do and places to see for all tastes and budgets.