Home to over 4 billion citizens and the largest continent in the world is Asia. The continent is rich with different cultures, languages, and people, which make it one of the most travelled to corners of the world.
Whilst many enjoy to backpack around Asia, many of us would prefer to experience the countries from our own little slice of heaven. If Asia is on your bucket-list and you want to do it in style, check out the four breath-taking luxury experiences below.
Charter your own luxury super-yacht in Thailand
Ever dreamt of experiencing the life of a Bond Girl? Then Ocean Emerald is the experience for you. The contemporary yacht was built in 2009 by renowned Italian shipyard Rodriguez. The contemporary yacht was built in 2009 by renowned Italian shipyard Rodriguez Yachts, after being envisaged by architect Norman Foster.
The floating masterpiece, all 41-meters of it, was created to provide world-class yachting with the finest living. The vessel can sleep 12 guests and comes fully equipped with a crew of 9 to take you on a voyage from its home in the Gulf of Thailand to a range of beautiful locations in South-East Asia; ranging from Halong Bay to Singapore, and every idyllic island in-between, based on a route tailored to your desires.
Six Stars in Ho Chi Minh
Part of the Leading Hotels of the World group is the opulent The Reverie Saigon in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam. The six-star hotel is championed as one of the industry’s finest, with spas, pools, and decadent restaurants at every turn.
The interiors of the hotel were created by the finest Italian designers with crystal chandeliers and luxury bed linens gracing the stays of visitors. On first arrival, many question the lavish and colourful decoration. However, on closer inspection, everything is dripping in quality and you cannot help but fall in love.
Become Enveloped in India’s Splendour
Trains are always considered a mode of transport to get you from A to B, but the Maharaja’s Express is out of this world. The 14 luxury guest carriages, bequeathed with suites, bars, and restaurants, take a remarkable voyage through India’s history, landscapes, cuisine, and customs. Most impressive is the exclusive presidential suite, which has two bedrooms, a lounge, and full bathroom.
Travellers can choose from six magnificent packages that range from four to eight days. Breakfast is served on board after the train has travelled through the night, before allowing passengers off to explore the likes of Mumbai, Jaipur, and Delhi.
Find your own private paradise in the Maldives
W Retreat Maldives gives you the opportunity to holiday on your own private island. Gaatafushi is a tiny island just off of Fesdu and is accessible only via seaplane. The resort itself is made up of 78 exclusive villa retreats which sit above the azure blue ocean on stilts.
Each luxurious apartment has a dazzling blue pool and jacuzzi, as well as a secluded terrace to catch some rays or enjoy a meal in the evening provided by the private dining team. The restaurants at W Retreat are second to none, but having a bespoke meal served to you whilst the Indian Ocean laps at your feet is an experience like no other.