Have you been dreaming of globetrotting to some of the hottest luxury locations on the planet, indulging in rich and refreshing experiences every step of the way? What are you waiting for? Get inspired, pack your suitcase and set off with our collection of must-see destinations for 2015.
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A tropical paradise awaits in the Philippines. Growing in popularity among business and leisure travellers – while remaining relatively undiscovered and untouched – the Philippines boasts more than 7000 islands with pristine chalk-white beaches, sparkling lagoons, thrilling activities and relaxing resort lifestyles.
For a 5-star Manila hotel worth writing home about, stay in the serenity of Pan Pacific Manila. This elegant hotel combines charming tradition with modern amenities and accommodation. Just eight kilometres from the international airport and set in the heart of the historic Spanish Quarter, Pan Pacific Manila is your holiday haven and the ideal base from which to explore the country’s capital.
Singapore tops travel wish lists year after year – and it is not hard to see why. World-class accommodation, dining, shopping and entertainment options draw discerning travellers to the city-state at every time of year. In 2015, the city is set to shine brighter than ever as Singapore celebrates its Golden Jubilee; 50 years of independence. Join the party and celebrate in true Singaporean style.
For an unforgettable experience, stay in an opulent room or suite at the strategically located Pan Pacific Singapore. Situated in close proximity to Singapore’s vibrant nightlife hotspots, the hotel offers award-winning restaurants, impeccable service and a smorgasbord of leisure and fitness options. It is the perfect launch pad from which to explore this dynamic city and immerse yourself in the Golden Jubilee celebrations.
Say bonjour to New Caledonia, a miniscule paradise island archipelago. The former French colony is fast becoming a premier pick for seasoned travellers looking for the island life without the crowds. Hugged by the world’s most vast enclosed lagoon, New Caledonia blends the finest French impressions with Pacific traditions.
Get off the beaten track in New Caledonia, where unspoilt turquoise bays, sandy beaches and tropical forests are just waiting to be discovered. Explore the history of the island’s fascinating convict past or immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the Blue River Park, home to 1000 year-old kaori trees and unique protected bird species.
Where else in the world does abundant bushland meet a sparkling sea as kangaroos recline on the pristine, sandy beaches? From stunning coastline to colourful coral reefs, cosmopolitan cities to ancient landmarks, Western Australia truly has it all – and it is still the country’s best-kept secret. In the south west corner of the state alone you can sample that famous Australian surf culture, world-class wineries, boutique beers and restaurants, spectacular caves, the one-of-a-kind Pinnacles Desert, the historic port town of Fremantle, rare wildlife and endless blue skies.
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After all that incredible sightseeing, put your feet up and unwind at Pan Pacific Perth. A refreshing getaway, this 5-star luxury hotel offers unrivalled views of the Swan River and an unforgettable experience as you explore the great state of Western Australia.
Emerging at the end of a long-drawn Civil War, Sri Lanka is now welcoming luxury travellers looking for rich culture. Set off on a truly unique holiday and enjoy untouched beaches, elephant spotting, surfing and trekking, or simply sip on a Ceylon tea while gazing out over miles of rolling hills.
With abundant natural beauty, warm and welcoming locals, and an unexpected charm, there is no doubt Sri Lanka will become a firm favourite among leisure travellers and culture cravers. See it before the crowds descend.
The world awaits in 2015 – where will you choose to travel?