Kevin Kwan's debut novel, Crazy Rich Asians, is a social satire of the Asian super-rich (Allen & Unwin).
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Storm clouds roll in over downtown Havana. In the streets, people scurry for cover, huddling beneath doorways.
Royal Caribbean is offering a free upgrade to a balcony stateroom on its Fiji cruise.
Jenni Baird recalls luxury in Monaco, a hellish road trip and provides a travel tip.
Stories about rock stars and actors who have stayed where I'm staying are getting a little old hat.
David Whitley on shack food, turtle-spotting and doing absolutely nothing in the northern hemisphere's glamorous winter getaway.
Raul Castro's ascension to power is something to dine out on, writes Lydia Bell.