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GALLERY M PHOENIX

Jogjyakarta in Central Java is sadly overlooked by many travellers but this property is worth visiting and a must choice if you’re wanting to visit Borobodur,the spectacular Buddhist temple complex just outside Jogjya, at sunrise. GALLERY M PHOENIX This Raffle-esque property has to be the first choice of hotel in Jogjakarta. Ridiculously low rates for […]

I love designer hotels and always admired this property ever since I did a site inspection when it first opened under the Alila umbrella back in 2007. Then the owners took it back and it became part of their boutique hotel brand, Hotel de la Paix. More recently however (2016) it became  a part of […]

  Spas are all the rage. It seems every hotel and resort now has one, but a destination spa is one you go to specifically because of the treatments it offers, not because of where it is or the sights to see around it. You pick this hotel or resort because of the spa – […]

  Imagine what it would be like to spend a night in a royal palace. Well you can – in Rajasthan, India, where you can live like a modern day Maharajah. There’s no longer any need to rough it in a country  which has some of the world’s top resorts and retreats – most of […]

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