The Vietnamese island of Phu Quoc is the top emerging destination for Hong Kong travellers, according to a recent Skyscanner survey. Photo: Alamy

Where to go for slow travel, transformative travel and JOMO, as tourists move away from Instagram destinations

  • Tourists from Asia-Pacific are opting for more slow travel, transformative travel and the ‘joy of missing out’, according to a new survey
  • Travel experts say some of the best places to go are Ladakh in India, the island of Miavana, the Bavarian Alps and Transylvania
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The Vietnamese island of Phu Quoc is the top emerging destination for Hong Kong travellers, according to a recent Skyscanner survey. Photo: Alamy
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Analysis of 30 popular city-break destinations shows eight Asian cities, including Kuala Lumpur, Shanghai and Bangkok, are among the 10 cheapest in which to spend 24 hours. Photo: Alamy

Cheap city breaks: Bangkok, Shanghai, New Delhi, and even Singapore ranked among 10 lowest cost destinations for a weekend holiday

  • Eight of the 10 best-value cities for a weekend getaway are in Asia, including Seoul, Taipei and Kuala Lumpur; Chinese cities are cheapest places for a beer
  • As well as the price of a pint, metrics used to determine the rankings included the cost of a hop-on, hop-off tour bus and the number of free attractions
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Analysis of 30 popular city-break destinations shows eight Asian cities, including Kuala Lumpur, Shanghai and Bangkok, are among the 10 cheapest in which to spend 24 hours. Photo: Alamy
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