Place and date of birth of the overwater bungalow

The overwater bungalow is a staple of barefoot luxury resorts around the world — those thatched roof wooden huts are tailor-made romantic hideaways for a permanent “Do Not Disturb” sign. Yet the now quintessential honeymoon accommodation isn’t some folk tradition co-opted by canny hoteliers. Rather, it’s a complete invention — and the first one was … Continue reading Place and date of birth of the overwater bungalow