Asia and the Pacific

The ultimate guide to every major destination, for the elite traveler. Join us as we tour the world’s best hotels, the finest restaurants and all of the world’s leading luxury travel offerings.

Formula 1: Australian Grand Prix

March 15-17 The Formula One season begins in classic fashion at the Melbourne Grand Prix this month with Lewis Hamilton looking to begin another title tilt around Albert Park Lake. Over 100,000 fans will be attendance as well as dozens of VIPs. By securing paddock passes, you can get up close and personal with the fastest cars in the world […]

Malaysia International Jewelry Fair

JANUARY 10-13 Malaysia International Jewellery Fair is a great opportunity for everyone to cast eyes on the region’s finest jewelry collection. Marvel at the diamonds, pearls, jades and gemstones, precious metals and precious stones on display, and the 100,000 exclusive premium jewelry collections from twelve of the very best jewelry exporting nations. Make sure you attend the lavish opening ceremony […]

The 19 Best Restaurants in Tokyo

By Andy Hayler

With more Michelin stars than any other city on earth, Tokyo is a restaurant dream. Japan has perhaps the finest ingredients in the world, and chefs who know how to put them to best use in a vast range of cooking styles. Many of our readers will already be aware of Japanese cuisine, with sushi becoming one of the mainstays […]



  DECEMBER 10, 2018 The Hong Kong International Races are an unmissable attraction in world racing, and horses from every continent aim to enhance their reputations at Sha Tin. With legendary hospitality and a HK$64 million ($8.26 million) prize pot divided between the four main races, challengers and their entourage are welcomed by the Hong Kong Jockey Club to contest […]

Hong Kong International Races


  SEPTEMBER 23 – OCTOBER 07, 2018 The China Tennis Open, on the ATP and WTA tours, sees world pros compete at Beijing’s National Tennis Center, a former 2008 Olympic Games venue. The unique lotus flower-shaped courts are designed with steep stands to seat plenty of fans and spectators. There is a choice of six VIP box packages available for […]

China Tennis Open


  SEPTEMBER 16, 2018 The Grand Prix is a challenging street circuit – held in this city of great nightlife, great shopping and great dining. The anti-clockwise track, with 23 turns, is staged in the Marina Bay area of the city. This thrilling event is the only F1 race to take place at night, using floodlights that are four times […]

Singapore Grand Prix


    ANNUALLY IN SEPTEMBER Vogue magazine is the brains behind Fashion’s Night Out, a series of annual evening events for fashionistas in capital cities all around the world, including Beijing, to celebrate their love of style and fashion. Shops and malls usually open for late-night shopping, designers host champagne receptions, and well-dressed crowds attend celebrity-studded parties, makeovers and style […]


  JULY 10 – 12, 2018 For the Elite Traveler wanting to work while away the Gifts World Expo is an annual event for the buying and selling of luxury gift items. Organized by the Media Expositions and Events company, it includes Ceramics, Corporate Gifts, Crystalware, Glassware, right down to Ties & Scarves. A fantastic platform for either launching or […]


  JULY 7-8 Introduced to Singapore in 1978, this ancient Chinese sport has grown into a worldwide event that features teams from the four corners of the globe. Watch as these human-powered boats race against one another. The races take part on the Bedok Reservoir, a 20-minute taxi ride from the city, and the festival is a great spectator sporting […]

Hong Kong Rugby Sevens

April 5-7 The Hong Kong leg of the international rugby world sevens circuit is always hotly anticipated by rugby fans and non-fans alike. Rugby stalwarts from across the world competed in the ‘jewel of the crown’ of the rugby sevens series, with sixteen teams participating in this increasingly popular, fast-paced, shortened form of the game. Started in 1975, the game […]