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Turquoise Blue Water Views from the Bubu Long Beach Resort

Staying at the Bubu Long Beach Resort at the Perhentian Islands - Hello Raya Blog

Absolute beachfront. Amazing turquoise blue water views. Excellent customer service. This are just some of the words I would use to describe the Bubu Long Beach Resort in the Perhentian Islands. The Bubu Long Beach Resort is located in the northern end of Long Beach on Perhentian Kecil. At first I had heard that Long […] Read more…

Love is in the Air at the Berry Amour Resort

Berry Amour Resort in Seminyak, Bali - Beautiful Balinese Style Resort that focuses on Romance - Hello Raya Blog

You know that song “Love Is In The Air” by John Paul Young? That’s the song that’s been playing on repeat in my head, because from the moment Hubby and I arrived, romance was well and truly in the air at the Berry Amour Resort. Every hotel has its own concept, and it works to […] Read more…

Exploring Indonesian Heritage at the Alindra Villas (Bali)

Alindra Villas in Bali | The Main Pool | Hello Raya Blog

If you’re after experiencing a resort that has been inspired by traditional Indonesian architecture, culture, and artefacts, with beautiful tropical gardens, then the Alindra Villas in Bali is the resort for you. Located along the border between South Kuta and Jimbaran is the Alindra Villas. This property is a 4-star boutique resort owned by a […] Read more…

Charm & Heritage at the Cameron Highlands Resort

The Exterior of the Hotel | Cameron Highlands Resort, Malaysia | Hello Raya Blog

Set up in the hills, 1,500 meters above sea level, you’ll find the charming Cameron Highlands Resort, a boutique colonial style hotel in the area of Cameron Highlands. Back in the 1930’s, the resort was originally just a cottage. As time went by, the cottage was extended, and expanded some more – from 16 rooms, […] Read more…

Villa Living at the Ayara Kamala Resort & Spa, Kamala Beach (Phuket)

Our Private Pool | Ayara Kamala Resort | Hello Raya Blog

You’re on a tropical island. Beautiful beaches surround. Lush greenery fills the cliff tops.  And in front of you are stunning views over the Andaman Sea. SawadeeKrap and welcome to the Ayara Kamala Resort & Spa (Ayara Kamala), at Kamala Beach in Phuket. There are so many different reasons why you should visit Phuket, from […] Read more…

Tropical Luxury at the Mövenpick Resort Karon Beach (Phuket)

Picture this. A long stretch of white sandy beach set against sparkling turquoise water. Happy hour cocktails while watching the sun drop into the Andaman Sea. Traditional Thai hospitality with a splash of tropical luxury. Sound like your perfect holiday? Well pack your bags, we’re heading to the Mövenpick Resort & Spa Karon Beach in Phuket. It’s […] Read more…

23 Love Lane – a Boutique Heritage Hotel in Georgetown (Penang)

23 Love Lane - Lobby Area | Hello Raya Blog

Nestled in the heart of Love Lane in Georgetown, Penang (Malaysia) is the beautiful boutique heritage hotel 23 Love Lane. It’s eclectic, it’s full of character and most importantly, it reflects the careful restoration of heritage that is an important part of the UNESCO Heritage Site. 23 Love Lane comprises of several heritage buildings, which […] Read more…

5-Star Luxury at the Sofitel Luang Prabang (Laos)

Sofitel Luang Prabang (Laos) | Hello Raya Blog

The town of Luang Prabang is an ancient town located in the north of Laos that is protected as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is a gorgeous town that beautifully interweaves Lao traditions while preserving European style architecture. Now imagine being able to stay in the former Governor’s residence in Luang Prabang. Well the Sofitel […] Read more…