Features - Asia

weekend away - Jaipur

As the intense heat and monsoon rains of the summer months subside, October is the perfect month to visit the city of Jaipur, Rajasthan’s magical state capital.

weekend away - Istanbul

Istanbul’s elite have idled away their summers in the city’s seaside villages for five centuries. Tristan Rutherford hops between them on a bespoke Bosphorus ferry tour.

Articles - Asia

weekend away - Serene Kamalaya, Koh Samui, Thailand

Kamalaya holistic wellness retreat at the quiet end of Koh Samui in Thailand is a wonderful sanctuary where you can do as much or as little as you want.

read more

alt

weekend away - Bali

Bali’s busy south has its attractions – hip eateries, cosmopolitan hotels – but travellers seeking to uncover the island’s best treasures need only head just an hour or two further afield.

read more

weekend away - North Luzon

The northern half of the Philippines' largest island offers a range of rewarding getaways: from island hopping and laid-back surf resorts to one of the country's most historically rich towns.

read more

weekend away - Izu Peninsula (Tokyo)

The rugged and forested Izu Peninsula juts out into the Pacific Ocean southwest of Tokyo, providing a seaside and country escape rich in history, tradition, and coastal scenery.

read more

weekend away - Ayutthaya

Thailand’s premier UNESCO World Heritage Site, Ayutthaya Historical Park contains enough preserved ruins to delight any history buff. Visitors also love the park for its lush, green countryside setting.

read more

weekend away - Suwon, South Korea

With an 18th-century fortress, a rich history, and some of Korea’s most famous barbecue fare, Suwon is a little-known but worthwhile destination just 30 kilometres south of Seoul.

read more

weekend away - Suzhou

Often called the ‘Venice of the East’, Suzhou is full of traditional charm with elegant Chinese gardens, stone bridges arching over tree-lined canals, and ancient city walls. Words by Fiona Reilly

read more

weekend away - Nara

Relax in Japan’s cultural heartland, the chilled-out ancient capital of Nara.

read more

Page 1 of 2

Oryx Magazine December 2014

Oryx Cover December 2014


View the Oryx eMagazine archive

Oryx Premium December 2014

Oryx Premium Cover December 2014


View the Oryx Premium eMagazine archive

Oryx Updates

If you would like to be notified
when the magazine is updated,
please click below
 

Email updates

Latest Features

  • lifestyle - Winter Wonderland

    December in the northern hemisphere can be a delightful month for any adventurous traveller willing to brave the... 
  • Three Days in Eritrea

    Fantastic modernist architecture, a lively coffee culture, and pizza; is this Italy or East Africa? As Qatar... 
  • Arts and Culture: A Cultural Oasis

    Qatar National Day: a time for citizens, residents, and visitors to honour Qatar’s past, celebrate its... 

Comments

Copyright © 2009 ORYX Digital Magazine. All rights reserved.

Powered by Agency Fish   |  Endorsed by Qatar Airways