Monthly Archives: January 2012

globotoursThe Kowloon Shangri-La Hotel Hong Kong is located in the Tsim Sha Tsui, east shopping and entertainment district. Guests at the Kowloon Shangri-la Hotel will stay near several of Hong Kong’s many iconic locations including numerous sightseeing attractions that are located within walking distance of the property. The Kowloon Shangri-La Hotel Hong Kong is located 22 miles from the main airport, which can be reached via taxi, airport transfer or bus. The Kowloon Shangri-La Hotel offers 700 comfortable guest rooms including suites and an onsite luxurious spa. All rooms are well equipped and offer wireless Internet access as well as newspapers, phones, safes, minibars and in-room services with a private modern bathroom in every room.

Travelers will find ample shopping and dining selections near the Kowloon Shangri-La Hotel Hong Kong. And on site, guests will find an Italian restaurant as well as a delicious international buffet. Other hotel amenities include an indoor pool, steam bath, a sauna, massage service, fitness center, banquet rooms, and conference facilities. Guest staying at the Kowloon Shangri-la Hotel can enjoy complimentary broad-band in-room internet service around the clock.

The Kowloon Shangri-La is located about a 5-minute walk to the waterfront or you can also take a free shuttle service to the Star Ferry, a popular choice for travelers. The well-trained staff provides excellent hotel service including a “technology butler” available around the clock to help with laptop or other technology troubles. The repeat guests are more than 55% of the hotel occupancy at any given time and most guest site the incredible service and luxury for repeat stays. The spacious lobby is one of our favorites floors of the entire hotel, for its expansive white Carrara marble floors, massive Viennese crystal chandeliers, fountains and Chinese landscape murals. Rooms are also very spacious starting at about 452 sq. ft. and luxuriously furnished with ceiling-to-floor bay windows offering either harbor views or gentle garden views.

The Shangri-La Hotel is one of the landmarks on Tsim Sha Tsui East’s waterfront, with panoramic views of the magnificent Victoria Harbor and Hong Kong with superior customer service, one in sure to enjoy an exceptional escape. Adjacent to the ferry terminal and close to the subway, the Hotel is home to the renowned shopping and entertainment district of Kowloon. All its elegantly designed rooms with city or harbor views, state-of-the-art fitness facilities and a range of fine restaurants and bars, your choice to stay at the Kowloon Shangri-La Hotel is sure to complete your tour of Hong Kong.


globotours tours to thailandSpacious, elegant and impressive, the multi award-winning Banyan Tree Phuket provides excellent hospitality and polite customer service surrounded by luscious rolling hills and tropical beauty. An array of Thai textiles and wood accents throughout ad a charming yet pragmatic use of space in its public areas. The Banyan Tree Hotel Group is one of the worlds leading management and developers of premium hotels and spas in the Asian market. With over 20 resorts and hotels, 60 spas, retail galleries and golf courses, the Banyan Tree Group has crowned it’s hospitality presence with the luxurious Banyan Tree Hotel and Resort in Phuket.

Upon entering the Banyan Tree Resort in Phuket one notices the spacious lobby area that is cooled by the ocean breeze and ceiling fans, several large cushioned sofas are provided throughout the lobby for customer’s use.

Lotus flowers are placed in bright gold vases abound with a comfortable lobby bar and wine rack to unwind and relax. The busy arrival and departure points are cleverly sectioned off, conserving the peaceful atmosphere throughout the lobby and reception. The Banyan Tree Resort offers a wonderful lounge, airport transfers, a babysitting service, fitness center, wonderful golf course, outdoor pool, room service, spa and 3 outdoor lit tennis courts.

The Banyan Tree Resort may be Phuket’s best kept secret hideaway for honeymooners, sports stars and by distinguished society. The Banyan Tree offers private villas with walled courtyards and many have private pools or jacuzzi while others are lavishly styled in teak-wood furniture and outdoor bathtubs. The main pool is romantically impressive. Free-form lagoon, landscaped with greenery and rock formations, with a working flowing water canal. A small village in itself, the spa provides a wide range of beauty and health treatments a luxurious setting , one can request a private thai-massage, swizz massage or any number of massage packages in your room or in an outdoor pavilion. The resort can arrange outdoor barbecues at your private villa, or you can dine at the Tamarind Restaurant that serves delicious local and worldly foods. Your stay at the Phuket Banyan Tree Hotel and Resort will take you out of the ordinary and into the lap of luxury.

globotours vietnamWelcome to a country of bright vivid color, surrounded by bold landscapes and dramatic coastlines, where the history compels you and the menu comforts you in savory cuisines known the world over. Vietnam has soaring natural beauty that includes tropical warm blue waters, limestone bays, picturesque mountains, breathtaking coastlines and bright green fields. Tour to Vietnam and discover deep culture and history where the local women dress in beautiful traditional dresses called “Ao dai” and use conical hats to fend off the tropical sun. Bring your photography skills to perfection on still lives of tended fields, children riding water buffalo along country paths or on any number of awe-inspiring landscape.

Vietnam has it all, from luxury escapes to rustic adventures, when you visit Vietnam expecting the unexpected is only the beginning of a venturous holiday. After one discovers the hidden beauty of Vietnam up-close and personal, travel to Cambodia – a land of jungle temples and tropical vacations.

The magic of Cambodia can be found in its people, delectable cuisine and hidden history. Find yourself in the alpha of all ancient temples Angkor Wat, a breathtaking fusion in symbolism, symmetry and spiritual wonderment. Countless books, articles and documentaries have been written to try and explain the mysteries of this complicated temple complex but we find that the best way to uncover the mysteries is to visit Angkor Wat for one self.

The 60 mile site of Angkor Wat is what remains of an ancient royal city build in the Cambodian jungle. It includes exquisitely detailed temple ruins that were built under the direction of Angkor’s kings before being abandoned around 1430. Angkor Wat is commonly referred to as the world’s largest religious monument and is the centerpiece of Cambodia today. Beyond the nearly countless temple sites to visit one can tour Cambodia‘s other hidden jewels that include performance art such as dances, French Colonial era towns and architect plus tropical beaches and appetizing cuisine. Visit Cambodia up-close today!