On the banks of the Thu Bon river, Anantara Hoi An is a peaceful and luxurious respite from which to experience Hoi An's busy UNESCO World Heritage-listed old town.
Undercutting the concept of Singapore being clean, efficient and shiny, there are parts of the island state that ooze with history of a bygone era.
The beautiful French Indochine design of this hotel will transport you to an era long gone.
There's a lot to be said about letting a resort do all the holiday planning for you.
You have to embrace the bor pen nyang, the "it'll be all right" or "never mind" attitude.
While tourists have charged back to Europe, the return of visitors to Asia has been more subdued. All the better for those that do.
A luxury hotel that delivers a memorable experience for the Bangkok visitor who can afford it.