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Meliá Finishes Rebranding of 12 Vinpearl Hotels
Twelve former Vinpearl hotels and resorts spread across the country have now come into Meliá’s portfolio, rebranding as Meliá Vinpearl. The last property, Meliá Vinpearl Hai Phong Rivera, will make the transition by the end of September.

 

Events

Hoiana Resort & Golf Welcomes Harley Davidson Vietnam Owners’ Group

Hoiana Resort & Golf, Central Vietnam’s pre-eminent luxurious integrated resort, welcomed Harley Owners’ Group as a stop-over on their HOG Festival ride, a reunion journey for riders from three-chapter regions across Hanoi,  Saigon and Da Nang that took place between 11th – 16th August 2022.

Gourmet Traveller

Embark On A Culinary Journey Regent Phu Quoc
The new all-suites-and-villas resort – Regent Phu Quoc - celebrates signature dining and cultural exploration that go beyond the excellence of cuisine with six world-class restaurants and bars which define the resort’s the dynamic Taste Gallery.
Ask A Chef

Do you have a question you’ve always wanted to ask about cooking or a food-related topic? If so, here’s your chance. In this new column “Ask A Chef”, we call upon chef Norberto Valdez Palacios to share his advice on grilling and roasting. If you are wondering why your steak never turns out the way you want it to, and how you can improve on it, read on. As the grill master of the W Bali – Seminyak’s FIRE restaurant, Palacios reveals his tips and tricks to cooking the perfect steak and lamb. 

Breaking The Pastry Mould
Innovative desserts with Asian touches, cross-cultural flavours and a passion for savoury ingredients make Maira Yeo Asia’s best pastry chef.
Delivering Traditional Hospitality With Ardor!

When he greets you, John Gardner extends his warmest welcome with a big smile. Everything that emanates from this individual exudes a feeling of intimacy and simplicity while remaining highly professional

A Worthy Sea-Cation

Packed with a wide range of activities, entertainment and dining options, a cruise on the Spectrum of the Seas by Royal Caribbean is a surprisingly fun way to travel – even if it is to nowhere.

Beyond The Bottle

Are NFTs the inevitable future of the wine industry or a passing fad? We take a closer look at the phenomenon.

Take A Trip Down The California Coast
Beyond cabernet sauvignons, the sunny state produces some exciting pinot noirs and cool climate whites. These three wines are a small sampler of what California has to offer.
Great Bakes
If life’s meant to experience sinful indulgences, then don’t waste time and calories on average bakes. Instead, try 50 Things to Bake Before You Die for easy yet mouthwatering recipes.
Drink To Your Health

Sweep aside the marketing and consider theseimportant factors before having “healthy wine”.

A Convenient Truth

The Morning Machine is for all coffee nerds and home baristas out there. With a choice of recipes, custom is able settings and a mobile app, this coffee capsule machine will make the daily grind more exciting.

Galangal Panna Cotta

Aromatic and fruity, this gochujang-spiked dessert has a piquant, Korean cuisine-inspired kick in addition to its galangal and apricot notes.

Calisson

Trinkets and bijou usually sit pretty in trays, but these shallow receptacles can be statement pieces too. Mould your own beautiful – edible – vessels to present delicate morsels.

Sun-Gria

Cuca’s take on the classic summer cocktail is refreshing and punchy. As the tropical fruit ice cubes melts, the flavour intensify and it transforms the cocktail, from sparkling red wine into a fruity punch.

Classic Daiquiri

This three-ingredient drink is so easy to put together. Here, Davide Boncimino, bar operations manager of Sugarhall, brings herbal and citrus nuances to a classic with the addition of two rums in equal portions.

The Paloma

Shelley Tai at Nutmeg & Clove puts a tropical spin on the Paloma, for an ideal hot weather thirst-quencher

Meliá Finishes Rebranding of 12 Vinpearl Hotels
Twelve former Vinpearl hotels and resorts spread across the country have now come into Meliá’s portfolio, rebranding as Meliá Vinpearl. The last property, Meliá Vinpearl Hai Phong Rivera, will make the transition by the end of September.

 
Hoiana Resort & Golf Welcomes Harley Davidson Vietnam Owners’ Group

Hoiana Resort & Golf, Central Vietnam’s pre-eminent luxurious integrated resort, welcomed Harley Owners’ Group as a stop-over on their HOG Festival ride, a reunion journey for riders from three-chapter regions across Hanoi,  Saigon and Da Nang that took place between 11th – 16th August 2022.

20th Hansgrohe Golf Invitational

The 20th edition of the Hansgrohe Golf Invitational finally came to pass after a one-year hiatus in 2020 due to the Covid pandemic.