The Spa at Mandarin Oriental

The buzz: The hotel spa has undergone a small yet sassy overhaul.The vibe: This earthy and elegant alcove (yes, it’s that small) is a winner. On entering, you’re greeted by a pleasant retail space selling Mandarin Oriental’s signature product line, developed specially for the group by Aromatherapy Associates. Retail therapy before body therapy? Brilliant. Their […]

Paresa Resort

Perched on a cliff in Phuket and serving up panoramic views of the Andaman Sea, this secluded resort is surrounded by lush greenery and is located on Phuket’s most exclusive plot of land: Millionaires Mile at Kamala Bay. This luxury resort comes with 49 villas, all with their own private infinity pool. There are two […]


Located below one of our favorite mega clubs Avalon, this slick baby is the top draw if you have loads of cash to blow—you need a minimum spend of $1,500 for a table. It is also home to the Asia’s most expensive cocktail, the Jewel of Pangaea, $32,000 worth of gold-flecked Hennessey brandy, a hickory […]