If the hurly-burly of Koh Samui has turned you away from its tropical lure, try the other sleepier side of the island where peace and relaxation are easy to find.
We sit down with a perfectly crafted flat white and coconut meringue tart.
It's a marvellous opportunity to unceremoniously stuff your face in myriad hawker stalls and pan-Asian restaurants.
A Mekong cruise through Vietnam and Cambodia's charming rural hamlets.
If you tell anyone you're travelling to northern Thailand, most will assume you're heading to Chiang Mai or Chiang Rai. But there is another winning duo.
It's a slow sail of creaking canvas and gentle swells, to beautiful places where I rediscover the joy of doing nothing.
This striking urban landmark is one of the best exemplars of this city state's flower power.
Guests get the chance to witness the playful personality and character of these beautiful animals.