Close banner

Support Outside Online

Love Outside?


Help fund our award-winning journalism with a contribution today.

Contribute to Outside
TravelDestinationsCaribbean

Bold Fusion

Throughout the pandemic, we'll keep publishing news to help you navigate the state of travel today (like whether travel insurance covers the coronavirus), as well as stories about places for you to put on your bucket list once it's safe to start going more far-flung.

Sometimes one culture just isn't enough. Steeping yourself in the South of France is great, but drop in to an Asian-themed resort on a French island and you'll leave feeling like a true global denizen. Here are three hotels that import their home country's ethos.

Banyan Tree
Mahé, Seychelles
The island's French patois and granite-lined beaches are otherworldly enough. Add the resort's spicy Asian menu and traditional Thai massage and you'll feel like one happy Buddha gone to Nirvana. banyantree.com

Wynn Macau
Macau, China
Steve Wynn's resort brings Vegas-style glitz to Macau. But while most Americans hit Sin City to party, most Chinese go to Macau to cash in. Translation: Never call a Chinese gambler with less than pocket queens. wynnmacau.com

Amanyara
Turks and Caicos
The teak inlays and clean lines of the Asian Zen pavilions sit near a pristine coral reef in the West Indies. amanyara.com

Support Outside Online

Our mission to inspire readers to get outside has never been more critical. In recent years, Outside Online has reported on groundbreaking research linking time in nature to improved mental and physical health, and we’ve kept you informed about the unprecedented threats to America’s public lands. Our rigorous coverage helps spark important debates about wellness and travel and adventure, and it provides readers an accessible gateway to new outdoor passions. Time outside is essential—and we can help you make the most of it. Making a financial contribution to Outside Online only takes a few minutes and will ensure we can continue supplying the trailblazing, informative journalism that readers like you depend on. We hope you’ll support us. Thank you.

Contribute to Outside
Filed To: Turks and Caicos
Lead Photo: photos courtesy of the resorts