To say that Asia is merely another continent is an injustice. The entire region is best defined as another world. All nations is undergoing a huge upheaval, creating spectacular skylines and with the return of Hong Kong and Macau, the sky is the limit. India, with all its variety, can feel more like a series of countries strung together than a cohesive whole. As you move from region to region, you’ll be exposed to dramatic changes in cuisine, dress, language, religion, custom and tradition.
Enjoy the best of exciting Singapore and also the peaceful beauty of this Sentosa Island resort especially the magnificent sunset views from the three cascading pools and the superb Auriga Spa.
Known simply as “Nobu” the world over, master chef Nobuyuki Matsuhisa brings his inventive Japanese cuisine to Silk Road, the only sea-going restaurant in his global empire.
Don't miss an afternoon jeep safari in Minneriya National Park famous for it’s elephant herds. Also make sure to check out Sigriya, an unique fortress in the sky that rises 600 ft. above the ground. Another highlight was a train trip through hill country and tea plantations.
Highlights are undoubtedly Bagan, Mandalay (and environs) and Mingun. There are few wonderful options for river cruising and more are coming soon. But, we would definitely suggest experiencing it with Belmond aboard the Road to Mandalay.
This itinerary has so many highlights. Athens in itself is quite spectacular as is Istanbul of course. Ephesus never ceases to amaze with its towering ruins and all the ports on the Black Sea have so much history and countless fascinating stories to tell.