The pristine Vietnamese island of Phu Quoc (pronounced Foo–Kwok) lies off the Cambodian coast in the Gulf of Thailand. Long one of the country’s best kept secrets, recently tourism has begun to boom here. Still quieter than most island paradises in Southeast Asia, the time to discover Phu Quoc is now. Here are five great reasons to book that flight.
1. A stay at JW Marriott Emerald Bay
JW Marriott Emerald Bay picked up the title of Asia’s Leading New Resort at the 2017 World Travel Awards, and for good reason. This is no mere resort: this is essentially a small town that will stretch the very boundaries of your imagination. Designed by the famed Bill Bensley and costing an estimated $250 million, it’s safe to say…