Kolkata Breakfast. A trip to the Chinese Market, the Teretti Bazaar, Flurys,Gangaur for Indian breakfast specialties like dosa and kachuris.
Ticao, a small island in the Philippines, has something—it’s like a distillation of the friendly Philippines vibe, with generosity, easy living and fish.
Movie City is a re-creation of nearby Chongqing when it was the second capital of China, from 1937-1945. A visit to Liangjiang International Movie City.
Bhutan: Learning a New Cuisine at Thimphu in the mountains of Bhutan. Traveling through Punakha valley en route Dochula Pass in the Kingdom of Bhutan.
‘A Year Off: A story about traveling the world, how to make it happen for you’. A travel book by Daniel and Samantha Brown explains how to take a year off.
Andaman and Nicobar Islands are a jewel of the Indian Ocean, the author provides travel information for Little Andaman and the group of other islands.
Dasa secondhand bookstore and cafe is a stand-out in Bangkok, Thailand, providing expats with English language used books and a cozy cafe too.
Puerto Princessa, Philippines, is on a list of the 7 New Natural Wonders of the World, a place where you can take a cave boat ride and cuddle a crocodile.
Great Dane Journeys offer interesting journeys to remote places, like Russia’s Sovetsky islands, then all the way down to Moscow.
You won’t regret trying out one of the wondrous water activities offered by Japan’s Kinu River no matter if you’re a local or just passing through!
East Timor, a nation founded in 2002, was once a Portuguese colony. Visiting Dili, Baucau and Jaco Island, and seeing saltwater crocs and local scenery.
A new travel book, Underground Worlds by David Farley, is about unique places beneath the earth. Excerpt from the book about Tokyo’s G-Can tunnels.
Phillippines: At Sambali Beach Farm, guests can help harvest organic veggies and relax in a healing environment, far from the chaos of Manila on the island of Luzon, in the north.
Bali: A delicious round up of many vegetarian and vegan restaurants on this beautiful island, including Coffee Cartel Bali, Cafe Organic, Gypsy Kitchen and Bar, Nalu Bowls and others.
A trip to Thailand goes south when a leech bites the author, and when she takes a long boat across Chiaw Laan Lake, her stay at a floating Raft House makes it all worthwhile.
On Nyepi, a day of silence is honored on the island of Bali, and everyone must adhere to closed businesses and a day of reverence that honors the new year with Ogah Ogah, statues that are paraded as effigies around the villages.
Jon Haggins Globetrotter recounts many trips around the world and interactions with many local people on his journeys. The book excerpt covers travel in Vietnam.
What do you do if you’re traveling in India and lose everything? Here are tips from a traveler who had that exact thing happen to his wife, and how she solved the problem with a money transfer.