WHERE TO STAY: THE IDEAL HOTEL GUIDE TO HANOI

Hanoi, Vietnam’s buzzing, boisterous, baffling capital, is fast becoming one of the world’s most visited cities. That fact doesn’t surprise; it’s a thrilling place...

HOTEL REVIEW: RIVER SURYA, BANGKOK – THE IDEAL PLACE TO STAY...

Bangkok is huge and to put it bluntly, choosing a hotel in the wrong area can ruin your stay. So where should you base yourself? That...

SIEM REAP BREWPUB REVIEW – THE IDEAL PLACE FOR CAMBODIAN CRAFT...

Come to Cambodia and the need to drink locally brewed craft beer probably isn’t first on your list of priorities. However, after a long...

10 IDEAL INTERNATIONAL RESTAURANTS IN HANOI

It’s no secret that we here at IDEAL love pho. We’ve caused our fair share of debates in the pub decreeing it the best...

IDEAL TRAVEL GUIDE: HOW TO SPEND 48 HOURS IN HANOI

Hanoi, Vietnam, is one of the most celebrated yet resolutely traditional of the Asian capitals. It is also, at times, an overwhelming city. Though...

HOTEL REVIEW: JW MARRIOTT PHU QUOC EMERALD BAY RESORT –...

On the site of the now closed Lamarck university, or so the story goes, the JW Marriott Phu Quoc is built around a theme...

5 IDEAL TIPS FOR EATING OUT IN BANGKOK THAT YOU NEED...

Thais love food, eating is the cultural pastime - for pleasure, a merit-maker, a show of gratitude, a welcome, everything. Our ‘how are you?’...

THE IDEAL TRAVEL GUIDE TO BANGKOK: WHERE TO STAY IN THAILAND’S...

We love Bangkok. The mega metropolis is all things to all people, managing to be both sophisticated and rugged, and all things in between....

5 IDEAL RESTAURANTS TO EAT AT IN PHU QUOC, VIETNAM

Phu Quoc, Vietnam, is an island on the up, with new hotel developments and restaurants cropping up as fast as the island will have...

5 IDEAL REASONS TO STAY AT THE SIAM, BANGKOK

Nestled amongst Bangkok’s historical palaces, temples and museums; a lucky few will happen upon the boutique gem, The Siam. With just 39 suites and...

HOTEL REVIEW: PEPPERCORN BEACH RESORT, PHU QUOC – THE IDEAL PLACE...

  It's a fantasy that most of us have when we're on holiday; the dream of never going back. One of uprooting everything to make a...

5 IDEAL DISHES TO EAT IN BANGKOK FROM THE CHEFS OF...

  Bangkok is every foodies heaven. Everywhere you turn, you’ll find food. From many of Asia’s top restaurants, to fancy shopping malls to the street corners,...

RESTAURANT REVIEW: RED RUM, PHU QUOC – THE IDEAL PLACE FOR...

  Could there be anything better than fish so fresh that it still smells of the sea? Yes, as a matter of fact there is...

HOTEL REVIEW: TOWER CLUB AT LEBUA BANGKOK – THE IDEAL PLACE...

Breathtaking, staggering, awesome, astounding, splendiferous, phenomenal, remarkable - words fail to describe how utterly magnificent the panorama of Tower Club at Lebua is. But...

RESTAURANT REVIEW: ON THE ROCKS, MANGO BAY, PHU QUOC, THE IDEAL...

It seems somewhat surprising that Phu Quoc, Vietnam, an island flourishing with the first blossoms of a tourist boom, does not yet have a...