From cult-like boutique hotels to opulent palace hotels that float, there are the top hotels of Asia.
Ute Junker worked as a magazine editor and TV and digital producer before running away to become a travel writer. She now gets to pursue her passions - including food, history, art, architecture and wildlife - across the globe, and is happy to travel a long way for a coral reef, fine French champagne, or a bathtub with a view.
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The camera phone has changed travel photography forever – and that's not necessarily a bad thing.
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