06/11/2012 07:48 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

An Exotic Resort That Looks Like A Hollywood Movie Set (VIDEO)

I felt like I was entering a stunning Hollywood movie set when I first drove up to my hotel, surely one of the most beautiful resorts in Asia. It was almost surreal and I knew right away that I was in for a truly special experience at the award-winning Mandarin Oriental in Chiang Mai, Thailand.

From the breathtaking scenery -- villas overlook rice fields -- to the inspired cuisine and blissful spa, this resort is ideal when you want to discover new things while being pampered in paradise! Watch and see what makes this top luxury resort so very special.

Trying to decide where you should go on your next vacation? Check out my weekly Travel Therapy video series, inspired by my book TRAVEL THERAPY: Where do you need to go?.