BEST CITIES & ISLANDS
The Thai capital continues to lead the pack among readers’ favorite cities in the region, while Bali, for 12 years running, remains the island destination of choice for holidaymakers.
TOP 10 CITIES
1 Bangkok 2 Singapore 3 Hong Kong 4 Tokyo 5 Taipei 6 Seoul 7 Kyoto 8 Hanoi 9 Chiang Mai 10 Siem Reap
TOP 10 ISLANDS
1 Bali 2 Phuket 3 Maldives 4 Koh Samui 5 Boracay 6 Palawan 7 Langkawi 8 Koh Phi Phi 9 Penang 10 Lombok
“In Bali you can make your island holiday whatever you want it to be: yoga and spa-going, shopping until you drop, enjoying fancy restaurants and cocktail bars, or surfing and lazing on the beach. Or a little bit of everything!”
Carrying temple offerings across a rice field outside Ubud, Bali.