Heritage


Asia’s Newest World Heritage Sites
From prehistoric settlements in Japan to a Thai national park and an Indian temple, these sites have just been recognized for their “outst...
Exploring the Flavors and Traditions of Oaxaca
Renowned for its mezcal and moles, the southern state of Oaxaca is Mexico at its most authentic, a land where vibrant indigenous cultures, a...
Reinventing Songkhla
On the cusp of a creative transformation, this heritage-rich town in Thailand’s far south offers more than a few reasons to linger.
Six Italian Towns to Put on Your Wish List
The official roster of Italy’s most beautiful small towns has grown with the recent recognition of half a dozen heritage-rich communities ...
Restoring the Old Town of Semarang
A close-knit community of activists and forward-thinking business owners has stepped up to save the architectural heritage of Central Java...
South and Southeast Asia’s Buddhist Sites in Photos
Take a virtual tour from Indonesia to Bhutan and Sri Lanka to Myanmar through these snapshots.
Seeing Queensland through an Aboriginal Lens
Home to the second-largest Aboriginal population in Australia, Queensland today offers an impressive array of indigenous tourism experiences...
Raffles Hotels is Remaking London’s Old War Office
Early 2022 will see the opening of The OWO, the ultra-luxe brand’s flagship European property.
Raffles Hotel Singapore Launches New Book by Resident Historian
The release of ‘A Life Intertwined’ was timed to coincide with the iconic property’s 133rd birthday.