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The festive season is nearly upon us and with it often comes with feeling under the weather in winter climates, an excess of eating and drinking, and the same-old-same-old gatherings year after year. It’s not surprising that more and more people are deciding to create a whole new festive experience. To look forward to 2020 with an entirely new perspective, and a feeling of joy, you may want to consider mixing it up with unforgettable festivities in the sun with a luxury villa vacation stay.  Here are 12 reasons to inspire your end-of-year villa-vacay with a festive island stay: 1. Escape the cold Basking in the sunshine and greeting the end of the year with a swim in the sea while it’s chilly in your home country is wonderfully uplifting and gloriously feel-good; creating a real sense of getting away from it all. The climate in Thailand and Indonesia at …

Experiential travel, where vacationers want to enjoy adventures and activities that are all about uplifting and memorable experiences, is part of a new wave of conscious travel that is sweeping across the world. Today’s vacationers are looking for experiences that enrich their lives and this includes ones that connect with themselves, local communities, and a destination’s environment in a positive way. This feel-good philosophy is not reserved just for the millennials, either. Gen Z, Y, and X are also sharing this deeper understanding of how travel today needs to be responsible, socially aware, and mindful. For luxury travelers in Southeast Asia, whether visiting the spectacular Thai islands or the beautiful island of Bali in Indonesia, there are plenty of opportunities to interact and experience destinations in a conscious way. Ethical Wildlife Activities Most people know that in popular tourist destinations in Southeast Asia, there have been plenty of reports about …

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Travel apps are no more restricted to helping you book a hotel room or convert currencies. Today, we have an app for this and an app for that. In fact, there’s an app for almost everything under the sun so why not take advantage of the handheld smart device to skip long waiting lines at the airport, eat at the most lavish restaurants around the world, and experience events that thrill you to bits. Let’s take a look at 7 of the most ingenious luxury travel apps every high-class traveler should know to make the most of each vacation or business trip. #1. PrivateFly When you want to waste no time traveling to your destination, no one understands this better than PrivateFly. The PrivateFly app gives you instant access to the private jet charter service that operates in 19 countries and connects luxury travelers to over 7000 aircraft in a …

Tourism and climatic changes are two sides of a coin that cannot exist without the other. The tourism industry cannot thrive unless there is a stable climate. Who will admire the beauty of pristine beaches, majestic mountains, and breathtaking lakes if there are risks of flood, forest fires, or hurricane? I am sure you will agree that climate change has a huge impact on the inflow and outflow of travelers in any given country. In this article, we will focus on its influence on tourism in Asia, and how as travelers, we can adapt to the changes to mitigate its effects. 5 Major Impacts of Climate Change to Tourism in Asia Destruction of Coral Reefs and Natural Coastal Areas Think about holidays, and we instantly conjure images of us basking and diving in the coastal regions, but let’s not forget that our favorite destinations are extremely vulnerable to climate changes. …

If you’re over 60 and have a zest for life and luxury travel experiences, guess what, you’re not alone. Many countries have rapidly aging populations, while older people are getting noticeably younger with each generation. Today’s over 60s were part of the trend-setting ‘swinging 60s’ when Elvis rocked the airwaves; the first generation to truly redefine each age group. Rather than sit back in sedate retirement you are part of a growing group of travelers who have the time, funds, and energy to enjoy a sweet vacation lifestyle. Today, the over-60s are tanning themselves in Thailand, blissing-out in Bali, and having the time of their lives skiing down the slopes of Niseko, luxury-style of course! 60 Is The New 40 Compared to generations ago, 60 is the new 40 and 70 is the new 50, and so on. Feeling young for your age gives you the freedom to travel where …