2018 is set to be an exciting year for travel in Asia. Look out for unique boutique properties with an eco-friendly edge, improved access to lesser-explored, but incredible destinations and a different perspective on old favourites. Check out our insider insights on the best places to go, things to do and sights to see in the coming year.
Destination to watch: Sulawesi
Southern Bali is getting busier and busier, so travellers are starting to look further afield to some of the other 13,000 or so islands which make up Indonesia. We think Sulawesi is the island to watch: at some 30 times the size of Bali, it’s home to magnificent volcanoes, glorious coral reefs (as featured in Blue Planet II), verdant forests and an extraordinary range of indigenous wildlife.
For too long little landlocked Laos has been overshadowed by it’s neighbours. This year, it’s coming into