Be In-The-Know With Luxe City Guides


The eight-book set for the first time includes Kuala Lumpur.

Embellished by a swirling, lime-green Chinese dragon, the latest box set from Luxe City Guides (US$95) is as stylish as it is savvy. Aptly dubbed the Asian Grand Tour, the set, designed in collaboration with Hong Kong–based lifestyle brand Shanghai Tang, features eight of the witty little guides, bringing together Luxe’s tips and recommendations for travelers heading to Bangkok, Beijing, Hanoi, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Singapore, Tokyo, and—a first-time edition  for the series—Kuala Lumpur, a city that the editors inimitably describe as “tastier than a Clooney-Pitt sarnie and more ambitious than a long lost Kardashian.” –David Tse

 This article originally appeared in the October/November print issue of DestinAsian magazine (“All Set”)

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