TIM JOHNSON

Front Runners September 2015: Well Done

Kamalaya (kamalaya.com) has a long history of health and healing. Though opened only a decade ago in the dense jungle of Thailand’s Koh Samui island, the wellness retreat was constructed around an ancient cave that was used for centuries by Buddhist monks as a place for meditation. In January the resort added to this legacy […]

Home in the Himalayas

Bhutan’s new Gangtey Goenpa Lodge is as singular as it is secluded. It has been more than six hours since we left the airport in Paro, and still we plunge deeper into the kingdom of Bhutan. Namgay, my guide from the new Gangtey Goenpa Lodge, steers our vehicle over roads that twist and turn along […]