Tag Archives | beaches

Big Island Of Hawaii Inspiration

We’re currently planning a trip to the Big Island of Hawaii in December to celebrate our three year wedding anniversary, and have been researching all the activities that we’d like to experience during our romantic stay. We managed to find reasonable direct flights from YVR to KOA via WestJet, and we’ll be staying at the […]

Thailand’s Busy Maya Bay On Koh Phi Phi Leh

Maya Bay is stunningly beautiful (as seen here), and has become the main tourist attraction of Phi Phi since Leonardo DiCaprio’s The Beach was filmed here in the late ’90s. Gorgeous it is, secluded it isn’t – thousands of people visit each day. Try to visit early in the morning (before 8:00am) or later on […]

Beautiful Maya Bay – Phi Phi Island Thailand

Maya Bay is an unbelievably beautiful bay on Koh Phi Phi Leh that’s sheltered on three sides by 100-metre high steep limestone cliffs. Its main beach is around 200 meters long with silky soft white sand, colorful coral reefs and exotic fish in exceptionally clear water. It’s paradise!

Monkey Beach (Ao Ling) Phi Phi Island Thailand

Monkey Beach, also known as Ao Ling, is popular stop on Phi Phi Islands, Thailand tours. As its name implies, local macaques that inhabit the area enjoy accepting bananas from tourists and amusing visitors with their antics. Nestled in a cove north-west of Loh Dalam Bay, on Koh Phi Phi Don, the macaques on Monkey Beach […]

Stunning Pileh Bay – Phi Phi Island, Thailand

Pileh Bay (Ao Pileh/ Pileh Lagoon/ Pileh Cove/ Pi Ley Cove) is a large shallow fjord-like inlet with a coral reef at its entrance. Steep and lush, majestic limestone hills surround the emerald green lagoon, a beautiful backdrop to the stunning bay of Koh Phi Phi Leh. Perfect for swimming and snorkeling, it’s one of […]

Photo Of The Day: Maya Bay Thailand

Busy Maya Bay (where they filmed DiCaprio’s movie The Beach) on Thailand’s famous Phi Phi Leh island.

Photo Of The Day: Phi Phi Island, Thailand

Beautiful, shallow cove in the crystal clear Andaman Sea – Phi Phi Island, Thailand

Monte Carlo Comes To Abu Dhabi

Monte-Carlo Beach Club Saadiyat, located on picturesque Saadiyat island in Abu Dhabi, celebrates the elegance of its renowned sister club on the French Riviera, with its own unique style. Opening September 1, 2011 and modeled after the 1920s Monaco counterpart, this new and luxurious members’ only club is perfectly at home amid Saadiyat’s natural beauty […]

Thailand’s Sheraton Krabi Beach Resort – Beach & Pools Review

Thailand’s stunning Sheraton Krabi Beach Resort is located along the long sandy Klong Muong Beach. Its beach is the perfect place to relax and unwind, as it’s rather secluded and uncrowded. Although it is a beautiful, romantic resort for couples, it is also a good spot for children. Their Kids Club, located at the west […]

Sheraton Nha Trang Beach & Infinity Pool

Directly across the street from Vietnam’s newly built Sheraton Nha Trang Hotel & Spa, you will find the Sheraton’s sectioned-off beach area. Complete with comfy fabric and wooden loungers, grass umbrellas and a little beach bar serving up any cocktail your heart desires. The Sheraton’s exquisite infinity pool is located on the 6th floor of […]

Singapore’s Tanjong Beach Club on Sentosa Island

Tanjong Beach Club or “TBC” lies on the sun-kissed crescent shaped Tanjong Beach, on the southern coast of Singapore’s Sentosa Island. This retro-luxe club, modeled after 1950s beach resorts, has a sexy, tropical modern design.  The club boasts panoramic beach & ocean views, and comes complete with an infinity pool, two bars, a restaurant and […]

How To Have Your Wedding In Dubai

Yesterday marked two years since we were married in an intimate wedding ceremony, and walked down the aisle on a beautiful beach, in Dubai, U.A.E. We stayed at Al Qasr Hotel in the Madinat, which is in the same complex as the Burj Al Arab (‘world’s most luxurious hotel’, ‘world’s tallest hotel’, and ‘world’s highest […]