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Photo Essay: Exploring the Temples of Kyoto

The former capital of Japan, Kyoto has a wealth of history and beautiful scenery at every turn. Kiwi’s Digital Marketing Manager Adam Nagy spent 3 days in this historic city hopping from temple to temple to document his journey.

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Photo Essay: 7 Days in Tokyo

One of the most recognizable cities in the world, Tokyo is an incredible hub for culture, cuisine and nightlife. Kiwi’s Digital Marketing Manager Adam Nagy spent a week in Japan taking in the sights and sounds of this magical city and of course photos at every turn.

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Photo Essay: 36 Hours by the Sea at Samabe Bali

With its inclusive offerings and clifftop location, Samabe Bali Suites & Villas was a no-fuss way to cap off two weeks of island hopping. Herein, 36 hours spent on Indonesia’s southeastern tip.

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Photo Essay: Lazy Days at Alila Villas Soori

After non-stop exploring in Seminyak and Ubud, my friends and I were more than happy to stay in one place for a few days and plunge into a deep state of relaxation. On Bali’s West Coast with rice paddies on one side and ocean on the other, Alila Villas Soori, turned out to be the perfect place to do that. Here’s what that looks like.

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Photo Essay: Buddy Adventures in Ubud

Spending two and half weeks holidaying in Bali we racked up quite the experiences and accompanying photo album. First, we hit up Seminyak, and next, we headed into the rice fields and forests of Ubud and beyond.

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Photo Essay: Three Days in Seminyak

In the first chapter of our Bali holiday portfolio (we spent two and half weeks traipsing around the Indonesian island), we capture the sights of Seminyak.

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10 Questions: Dietmar Koegerl, Niyama

In our General Manager series, we catch up with heads of hotels for personal stories and insider perspective. This week, we get to know Dietmar Koegerl of Niyama in the Maldives.

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The City Guide: 5 Urban Retreats in Southeast Asia

Bangkok, Jakarta, Shanghai, Singapore and Siem Reap are all teeming with arts, culture, history and food, glorious food. For those charting a course to these cities, here are our five favorite places to stay right now.

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The Beach Guide: 5 Seaside Spots in Southeast Asia

A balmy, beach getaway sounds real nice right about now. All hovering around the equator, Thailand, Indonesia and the Philippines are a tropical triumvirate offering a wealth of bewitching coastline. Herein, five resorts that put you right by the water in more ways than one (hello, en-suite private pool).

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10 Questions: Rüdiger C. Hollweg, Kempinski Hotel Haitang Bay Sanya

In our General Manager series, we catch up with heads of hotels for personal stories and insider perspective. This week, we get the scoop from Rüdiger C. Hollweg, general manager of Kempinski Hotel Haitang Bay Sanya, China.

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