Immerse Yourself Amid the Soul of Bali With a Stay at Desa Visesa Ubud

Experience authentic Bali and discover more of the Island with a stay at Desa Visesa Ubud on their Wonderful March package.
Read More

Explore Dubai’s Astonishing 2019 Must-Visit Newest Additions

From shopping to activity in nature, Dubai’s 2019 newest additions offer that and more for a more interesting and pleasurable Dubai experience.
Read More

Taste Nikkei Cuisine From the 67th Floor With Special Promotions at Henshin Jakarta

This February, enjoy the Indonesian capital from the 67th to 69th Floor of Henshin Jakarta at The Westin Jakarta with their enticing promotions.
Read More

Forbes Travel Guide Reveals 2019 Star Rating Winners

The 61st annual list of Star Rating winners revealed the first Five-Star hotel rating for a number of countries, including South Korea, Vietnam and Malaysia.
Read More

Hotel Tugu Bali Offers a Beautiful Oceanfront Nyepi Experience

Experience the Day of Silence and revel at the authentic cultural experience of Nyepi on the oceanfront at Hotel Tugu Bali.
Read More

Silent Day Luxurious Retreat at Samabe Bali Suites & Villas

Luxuriate this Silent Day with Samabe Bali Suites & Villas special 48-Hours Nyepi Day Experience.
Read More

Chef Benjamin Le Moal to Present Classic French Cuisine at The Dharmawangsa Jakarta

Treat yourself to an exquisite dining experience for either lunch or dinner with Chef Benjamin Le Moal at The Dharmawangsa Jakarta.
Read More

2019 Nautilus Take Over Series Kicks Off With Yeonghwi Yun From Renowned Charles H.

Yeonghwi Yun, or Hwi, from the renowned speakeasy Charles H. will kickstart the 2019 Nautilus Take Over Series at Four Seasons Hotel Jakarta.
Read More

The Way of Tea at Amanyangyun

Opened this year, amid a flourishing forest of camphor trees and on the shores of a tranquil lake, Amanyangyun will present three days of tea ceremonies that will enlighten and balance guests.

Amanyagyun, meaning ‘nourishing cloud’ and deeply rooted in connection to China’s cultural past, is the fourth destination from Aman in China and opened in January this year. This serene retreat provides a striking and welcome contrast to the bustling city of Shanghai. For the month of October, from 19th to 21st, Taiwanese tea master Xie Zhizhang will visit Nanshufang to present three days of tea ceremonies, exclusively for Aman guests.

Xie Zhizhang has been a champion of Taiwanese tea culture for over three decades and considers the preparation and serving of tea as a form of art. Her outdoor tea ceremonies are one of the most sought-after experiences among China’s tea aficionados. guests residing in Amanyangyun’s Antique Pavilions have the rare privilege of sharing in Xie’s expertise as she presents her personal tea collection in a ceremony beneath the resort’s Emperor Tree – the tallest and eldest tree in the resort’s camphor forest.

Amanyagyun will bring relaxation and serenity to guests who visit for a vacation that will transcend all.

Nanshufang, once a 17th-century school, is a villa as the spiritual and cultural centre standing at the heart of Amanyangyun. Named after the royal reading pavilion in the Forbidden City and furnished with the Nanmu wood characteristic of Ming interiors, Nanshufang is a modern interpretation of the scholars’ studios of the ancient Chinese literati – a space to learn, contemplate and practice traditional crafts such as calligraphy, music and painting.

Across the courtyard in a newly built wing, nine rooms have been created to host cultural activities ranging from guqin music lessons to traditional tea ceremonies. This autumn, Nanshufang invites Aman guests to experience and understand the role of tea as a means of self-cultivation – the Chinese Way of Tea.

The Chinese Way of Tea helps guests to experience and understand the role of tea as a means of self-cultivation.

To mark Xie Zhizang’s visit, Amanyangyun’s elegant Chinese restaurant, Lazhu, will curate special set menus drawing inspiration from Chinese tea culture and Zhizang’s tea collections. Executive Chef Fred Shi has created a series of delicacies that pair prized rare teas with locally sourced produce, including oolong-smoked marinated chicken and marinated yam with Iron Buddha tea. event, Nanshufang will also host two elaborate tea ceremonies each day.

As a special treat, guests staying in Amanyangyun’s Antique Pavilions will receive complimentary access through an exclusive two-night package, including: two nights in an Antique Pavilion, daily breakfast for two at Italian restaurant Arva, admission to one tea ceremony session, and a set lunch for two at Chinese restaurant Lazhu, with a special menu inspired by Chinese tea culture.

To find out more or reserve a spot, please visit, or contact the hotel reservations team today.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *