Tag Archives: Asia

72 Hours in Toronto

When visiting a hotel you are often faced with the challenge of designing your own itinerary but that can often be an uphill struggle. Guests staying at The Fairmont Royal York, Toronto no longer have to experience this unnecessary stress thanks … Continue reading

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In the Frame: Balinese Statues

For me, this image of a statue seen at Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay is indicative of the ancient mysticism that seems to pervade Bali:  his role, being to protect the guests at this beautiful resort. How appropriate therefore that he … Continue reading

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Shaken not Stirred: At Peace Mocktail

With a name that mimics the sensation after one taste, the ‘At Peace’ cocktail available at Fairmont Peace Hotel in Shanghai is an alcohol free cocktail (mocktail) that provides a combination of a tropical flavouring with absolute refreshment in every glass. … Continue reading

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Shaken Not Stirred – Ye Shanghai at Fairmont Peace Hotel

It is time to visit the land of oriental mystique and step into Fairmont Peace Hotel, Shanghai. ‘Ye Shanghai’ is a cocktail that uses traditional garnishes with a modern flourish. Ingredients 50ml Gordon gin 90ml jasmine tea and tea leaves (brewed … Continue reading

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Ali Bedford – Guest blogger on location in Kuala Lumpur

Here’s the first guest post from our intrepid traveller, Ali Bedford – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, was the first stop on her epic trip to Asia …. As our first port of call, my expectations and excitement were very high as … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Ali goes travelling!

After many years of deliberation, I have finally decided to jet off to South East Asia for ten weeks with my boyfriend. Considering my previous experiences of ‘travel’ consists of mainstream holiday destinations at rather cushy hotels, where the only … Continue reading

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Cycle around Beijing’s Ancient Hutongs: A New Green Option for Visitors!

Fairmont Beijing is encouraging its guests to forgo exploring the city on four wheels to doing so on two!  With an emphasis on being green in keeping with Fairmont Hotels & Resorts’ well known environmental policies, guests may easily cycle … Continue reading

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