Lauryn Axelrod reviews books about living on islands including works by Paul Theroux, Michael Ondaatje, Caryl Phillips, and Pico Iyer.
Taiwan’s Hidden Islands: Rarely visited beaches and huge basalt cliffs in a sleepy setting.
A guide to Tahiti Iti, the forgotten Island. Where to stay, where to eat, where to visit and what not to miss.
Tasmania, Australia: Remarkable Scenery, Four Separate Seasons By Norman Douglas WHERE An island state of Australia, At 26,200 square miles, Tasmania is roughly the size…
The author describes the many attractions of Flores, Indonesia, including swimming in Rangko Cave, hotels and restaurants in Labuan Bajo.
Shikoku Island in Japan: destination guide. The island off the coast of Northern Japan offers an 88 temple hike and a phallus museum, and its own noodles.
Persevering in Phnom Penh, a travel story about the difficulties travelers face in a city that was once besieged by civil war and bad Khmer Rouge legacy.
A free vasectomy from the clinic next door is one of the perks for males dining at Bangkok’s Cabbages and Condoms. Instead of mints, condoms are given out.
Khao Sok National Park in Thailand is an Eden of virgin tropical forest peppered with striking limestone formations towering up to 1000 meters.
The author describes the Friendship Bridge – a different way of getting from Thailand to Laos. Udon Thani airport to Vientiane.
How to adopt an elephant in Thailand to help preserve their habitat with World Wildlife Federation, a symbolic gesture that helps fund elephant research.
The Bon Om Touk, Water and Moon Festival is one of Cambodia’s Biggest Event of the Year By Dagmar Busshoff Fluttering flags embroider the waterfront…