When the stress levels are rising, what's a girl to do but submit to a week of indulgence in a sanctuary devoted to wellbeing, writes Harriet Upjohn.
John Borthwick takes the slow coastal route to Koh Samui, village by village, on flat, smooth, traffic-free roads.
Winsor Dobbin, Belinda Jackson and Mal Chenu know where foodies, culture mavens and adventurers can go to embrace or escape the cold.
Julie Miller emerges exhausted but delighted after trying her hand at a punch-packing national pastime.
Some of the world's best spas are not far away.
Tripologist A group of friends wants to go on a holiday that will suit both those who want to sit on the beach and those who want to experience a different culture.