Beyond the dusty air of Vientiane, I found glittering temples, stylish old French villas, hippy cafes, and a laid-back vibe. Here’s a list of my favorite things to do in the city.
Kyoto, Japan: My Maiko/Geisha Apprentice Makeover
Here’s how I became a Maiko, or apprentice Geiko for a couple of hours — layers of kimono, white face, red lips, high hair and all!
The Edison Georgetown (Review)
A small luxury boutique hotel set within a beautifully restored old colonial mansion, The Edison Georgetown promises a grand and opulent all-inclusive stay.
Jawi Peranakan Mansion Penang (Review)
The Jawi Peranakan Mansion is one of the heritage colonial mansions in Georgetown that has been restored to its former glory and turned into a boutique hotel. Located in Hutton Lane, it is inspired by the Mughal Indian designs.