Features - Asia
In May, Qatar Airways begins flying into the capital of South Australia: Adelaide. Max Anderson recommends escaping to the beautiful Adelaide Hills for a weekend of high-country living.
Batavia, Jakarta’s Old Town
As a child, young moviemaker Yusuf Andibachtiar learned much about Indonesia’s rich history as he grew up amid the relics of history in the heart of Jakarta’s Old Town.
Articles - Asia
Night Safari, Singapore Zoo
If you’re looking for a zoo experience with a difference, Singapore’s Night Safari provides unusual nocturnal creatures and the primaeval thrill of the darkness, says Brian Johnston.
Gouger Street, Adelaide
Costume designer Mariot Kerr works all over Australia but Gouger Street, in her home town of Adelaide, suits her tastes better than any. It’s all thanks to the colourful Adelaide Central Market.
Club Med Finolhu Villas, Maldives
Experience Maldivian eco-chic villas that don’t compromise on luxury.
Electric Avenue: The neon world of Hong Kong
From Wan Chai on Hong Kong Island to traditional Mong Kok over the water in Kowloon, Hong Kong is awash with bright neon lights. The city has a history of neon sign-making that goes back more than half a century – a business which has helped define the image of the city and inspired countless filmmakers and artists over the years. Hong Kong regular Joe Mortimer finds out what’s being done to prevent it from disappearing forever.
Surry Hills, Sydney
The streets of trendy Surry Hills offer an eclectic range of great eateries and shops in a concentrated location.
On May 2, Qatar Airways begins flying to Adelaide, gateway to the wild horizons of South Australia. Writer Max Anderson takes us to Kangaroo Island – a place where nature inspires, the animals hold sway, and visitors are invited to go just a little wild...
Right on Sydney’s doorstep, the Blue Mountains – actually an eroded plateau of rugged valleys – provide World Heritage wilderness that contrasts with historic village charm.
Galle Face Hotel, Sri Lanka
One of Asia’s most historic luxury hotels recaptures its bygone allure.