Pokhara, Nepal is a relaxed and laid-back town on Phewa Lake, in the Himalayas, where you can get cheap lodgings and food and go paragliding, or just relax
Guilin, in Southern China, remains a huge tourist draw with the supernatural looking karsts sticking up from the Li River, it’s also a spelunking center.
In Toba Japan, the famous Ama divers are women who have practiced the art of diving for abalone, sea urchin, turban shells, sea cucumber, once for pearls.
Visiting the Chin people, famous for their tattooed women, in the rural countryside of Burma, and observing their animistic rituals like animal sacrifices.
In the southern state of Kerala, India, the Pulikali, or Tiger Dance involves body paint, a procession, and loud music. It’s a wild festival you should see!
Starting in the city of New Delhi, where stress and noise are everywhere. Then to the countryside to Chambal Safari Lodge where animals and peace prevail.
Secret Compass, an extreme travel company, is offering a new expedition to North Korea to experience unseen landscape and rich culture firsthand.
A trip to northern Japan, Nagoya, Kanazawa, Shirakawa-go World Heritage sites and enjoying great cuisine using JR Lines Rail Pass on Japan railways.
Japan: Hiking Between Temples on the Island of Shikoku. Discovering Japan’s fourth largest island where there is a phallic museum and hikes to 88 temples.
A family cruise in the South China Sea in the Philippines on the Hans Christian Anderson, a liveaboard boat built for diving and shore excursions.
In Zhejiang Province, China, the author discovers and unusual tourist attraction called Jingxing Park, where after climbing a hill, singers surprised him.
A small island, the farthest east in the Philippines, is Siargao Island, where you can surf, enjoy barbeque, or just relax on Cloud 9 beach.
In Japan’s capital city, the Edo-Tokyo Museum is a blend of old and the new…with exhibits showing how the shoguns lived as well as about modern Tokyo.
Kanto, the province that includes greater Tokyo in Central Japan, has many treasures, both history and culinary to explore.
Karuizawa, Japan, located in Japan’s Alps, is a popular ski resort and a place that John Lennon and Yoko Ono used to visit and enjoy. Following their steps.
The Uzbekistan food tour, “Exploring Backstreets and Bazaars” takes guests through the authentic experience of celebrating Navruz, the Uzbek New Year.
Bangkok, Thailand is an excellent city for American and European ex-pats to live. An overview of transport, and co-working spaces in the city for ex-pats.
The Pushkar Camel Fair near the village of Pushkar in the Indian state of Rajasthan is a dusty affair, with men checking out the camels and fair food.