Yangon’s deluxe, historical mansion hotel Belmond Governor’s Residence, in Myanmar, is offering STYLE readers – especially those who crave an authentic culinary and art travel experience – a treat for their next holiday.
The winner and his or her guest will get to enjoy a two-night complimentary stay at the hotel, plus a delightful “ART’ernoon Tea” and an immersive dining experience.
The hotel, surrounded by lotus ponds and gardens, is a retreat hidden right next to the city centre, and situated close to some of Yangon’s most popular cultural attractions, including the ancient Shwedagon Pagoda, the National Museum and the lively Bogyoke Market.
The winner and his or her guest will get a taste of the hotel’s Art of Gastronomy campaign inspired by the growing global trend of culinary and art tourism, in which travellers seek authentic gastronomic and art experiences at their destination.
The “ART’ernoon Tea”, for example, adds an artistic twist to the traditional pastime.
Guests can enjoy a pop-up exhibition showcasing one of the talented local artists while savouring delights such as traditional Myanmar tea-leaf-infused focaccia served with home-cured salmon, and Burmese green tea with leaves of glutinous rice plants.
The special immersive dining experience will showcase seasonal local produce and traditional Myanmar cooking techniques. Guests will also get the opportunity to meet chef Karl Reyes, who will be be telling stories about Myanmar’s culture during the seven-course dinner.
The free stay will be valid from March to September 2019, with weekends subject to availability.
To win this complimentary stay, please follow these steps:
To enter, please fill in the form before November 30, 2018. Terms and conditions apply.