Want to skip the tourist traps and escape the city’s sweltering surge? Saigon has heaps of secret places to shop, amazing street art to see and an electric skyline to sip cocktails over. Take a look at Haute Culture’s 27 Things To Do In Saigon for a more sophisticated and savvy stay in Vietnam’s capital for commerce and contemporary culture. Originally titled a Style Seekers Guide to Saigon.
Once most famed for its bohemian lifestyle, the Byron Bay of today is re-establishing itself as a boutique resort town. Alongside its stunning coastline, the region is now often most recognised for its rising number of design-savvy accommodation – unique boutique hotels that are helping to redefine the beach shack and reinvigorate the surf town. Sarah Bristow reports.