On The Road
Tatler Malaysia|October 2021
With remote working becoming the norm, enjoy a change of pace with ideas that combine work and play
Kissa Castañeda

OFFICE FOR THE WEEK

While not everyone is sold on a complete switch to working from home, most would see the upside to clocking in the eight hours from the comfort of a villa or by a pool. Pain Metha, Airbnb’s regional director in APAC, describes “working from anywhere” as the pandemic version of business travel, and the company has introduced search functions that make it easier for travelers to find a novel place to call the office.

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