Category Archives: Asia

DEPARTING TOMORROW; SATURDAY, NOV. 28TH 2015: UA#179 NON STOP FROM NEWARK TO HONG KONG

Departing Tomorrow on Saturday, November 28th 2015: UA#179 Non Stop Service from Newark to Hong Kong.  One of the longest flights non stop flights in the world; taking the polar route to reach Hong Kong in approximately 16 hours.   … Continue reading

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CHECKING IN LATER TODAY: THE FOUR SEASONS CHIANG MAI RESORT

    Departing this afternoon from Hong Kong to Chiang Mai via Bangkok on Thai Airways.   Looking forward to visit the spectacular Four Seasons Chiang Mai Resort for a few days this week before returning to Hong Kong again … Continue reading

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DEPARTING TOMORROW: NONSTOP-NEWARK TO HONG KONG

Departing Tomorrow on Saturday, August 31st 2014 on the Non Stop United Airlines flight from Newark to Hong Kong.  What is currently one of the longest non stop flights in the world; United operates a boeing 777 making the 8,893 … Continue reading

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SPECTACULAR ACCOMMODATIONS AT THE DATAI LANGKAWI!!

To stay at The Datai is to truly feel and experience the Langkawi spirit and atmosphere.  Each of the 120 rooms, suites, villas and bungalows are wrapped around the lush jungle-like rain forest cascading up and down the mountainside.  All … Continue reading

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THE DATAI LANGKAWI: A LUXURY TROPICAL RETREAT!!

  The Datai Langkawi is a luxury Resort offering a unique retreat tucked away in a mountainous valley of lush tropical rainforest jungle.   The 124 rooms, suites and villas are scattered and even cascade down the hillside of the … Continue reading

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VISITING LANGKAWI ISLAND, MALAYSIA

        The picturesque island of Langkawi is a perfect SE Asian holiday resort destination that is most convenient from almost every major SE Asian city:  A very quick 1 Hour flight from Kuala Lumpur with several departures … Continue reading

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THE GRAND DAME OF SINGAPORE: THE RAFFLES HOTEL

    Almost every city or place in the world has at least one iconic Grand Dame Hotel that is in fact a living museum of history; usually built at a turning point of history and development.  Most have a … Continue reading

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DEPARTING TODAY FROM NEWARK TO SINGAPORE

    Today I will depart on UA#117 non stop from Newark to Hong Kong and then continue on  UA #895 from Hong Kong to Singapore.  On my way actually to attend our UICH Les Clefs d’Or 61st World Congress … Continue reading

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EXPLORING BAYON, TA PROHM AND PREAH KHAN TEMPLES CAMBODIA

  One of the more elaborate and impressive temples in the area is known as Bayon which features more than 100 faces and 54 towers representing the 54 regions of Cambodia at the time.  Exploring beyond the main temple of … Continue reading

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EXPLORING ANGKOR WAT THE MAIN TEMPLE

Angkor Wat or the Main Temple just outside Siem Reap, Cambodia is the largest temple built and constructed in the world.   There are in fact approximately 100 temples in this area all built between the 9th and 12th century … Continue reading

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