Get Cultured Langkawi: A Guide to Malaysia’s Archipelago Eden

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Vanessa Workman tempts us with the cultural beauty and alluring landscapes of Langkawi, Malaysia’s eden of islands. On your first day here, seeing this is a must: To appreciate the general diversity of Pulau Langkawi and its surrounding Geopark, a bird’s-eye-view from the mountain peak of 550-million-year old Gunung Mat Cincang and the Panorama Cable […]

Get Cultured: Shanghai – A Local Guide to the Paris of the East

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We caught of Monica Suma to get the scoop on Shanghai’s best kept secrets: Where to eat, stay and soak in the rich history of this Paris of the East. On your first day here, seeing this is a must: Shanghai has transformed so much in the past two decades, that some of its prior […]

Get Cultured: Paris. An Au Courant Guide to the City of Light

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We caught up with Doni Belau, CEO and founder of Girls Guide to Paris, for an insider look at life in the City of Light.  On your first day here, seeing this is a must: If you are a Paris Virgin (never been before) I recommend hopping on a segway, via Segway Tours of Paris and […]

Get Cultured: Ubud – Exploring Bali’s Bucolic Artisan Hub

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After spending two weeks in Bali with the luxury hotel company, Alila, we were inspired to spread the word abou their unique properties and the authentic guided experiences they provide their guests. We caught up with Jork Bosselaar, General Manager of Alila Ubud, to learn more about the local artisan community, cultural ceremonies, where to escape to experience the quiet, […]