INDULGE AFFORDABLY IN BEIJING
Shangri-La's China World Hotel's (www.shangri-la.com) "Beijing Indulgence Package" includes a one-bedroom Executive Suite, a Beijing duck dinner, choice of a Chinese full-body massage or a reflexology session, access to the Horizon Club Lounge and a chauffeured hotel limousine on call for eight hours a day. The hotel's airport butler greets clients at the gate for assistance with immigration and limo transportation to the hotel. The minimum two-nighter is valid Thursday to Sunday through December 31, 2007. Rates (based on exchange rates) are about $355, plus service charge. Contact Reservations Manager Jane Ju (email@example.com).
Remote Lands (www.remotelands.com) has new custom golf getaways to areas such as Vietnam, Indonesia, India (shown below) and Bhutan, where clients play top courses, learn from local golf pros and dine with local champions and coaches. They also stay at top hotels, resorts and villas throughout Asia.
In addition, Remote Lands provides access to a wealth of cultural and culinary experiences (think dinner with Balinese royals at the palace). Itineraries start from about $1,500 per person per day, non-inclusive of international airfare, jet or helicopter charters, and personal staff including chefs, trainers and instructors. Contact Chairman and CEO Catherine Heald (firstname.lastname@example.org).