12 April 2011

No new aircraft has let aviation aficionados’ heart’s fly higher (pardon the pun) since the introduction of Concorde or the 747 Jumbo Jet. It is a beast of an aircraft and also a gamble, for the manufacturer and the operating airlines, to see if the market will move towards smaller point to point connections bypassing the traditional hub and spoke system?

Or as Airbus and the airlines that ordered the A380 believe the market is growing with ever new parts of the world gaining access to the infrastructure and funds needed to participate in the global world. With 15 Aircraft already...

12 April 2011

The Nam Hai is the kind of place you just never want to leave; albeit in an unlikely location – situated on the beach between Hoi An and Da Nang in Central Vietnam. This is not Samui, this is not Bali, however the owners along with GHM Hotels have come up with an interesting concept here. There is so much culture to take in around this area; the Nam Hai is an ideal base to explore central Vietnam. Three UNESCO heritage sites are located on Vietnam’s central coast: the ancient port city of Hoi An, the ruins of My Son and the former imperial capital of Hue.

Managed by GHM hotels,...

12 April 2011

The new landmark Singapore development and one of the most anticipated openings of the last year was the opening of the Marina Bay Sands hotel by the Las Vegas Sands Corporation. Envisioned by Sheldon Adelson and part of an enormous Casino, Shopping and Cultural complex, the Marina Bay Sands stands on the Edge of Singapore like the Burj al Arab in front of Dubai.

Of course these two Hotels are not to be compared but the Marina Bay’s rooftop pool is like no other. Part of the Sands Skypark but accessible only to hotel guests this infinity pool on the 57th floor of the hotel, this...


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