Category: Asia

Delicious Bali: The Island Has Become a Foodie Mecca

Bali is a Heaven on Earth for Foodies  By Jackie Cohen The Indonesian island of…

Bali is a Heaven on Earth for Foodies  By Jackie Cohen The Indonesian island of Bali has long been a…

Thailand: Staying in a Raft House on Chiaw Laan Lake

Thailand’s floating bungalows in Chiaw Laan Lake By Hayley Anderson We were so close to…

Thailand’s floating bungalows in Chiaw Laan Lake By Hayley Anderson We were so close to winning the Euromillions but forgetting…

Nyepi, the Balinese "Day of Silence"

On Hari Raya Nyepi, It's Lights Out and Silent By Jackie Cohen In the United…

On Hari Raya Nyepi, It's Lights Out and Silent By Jackie Cohen In the United States, its hard to imagine,…

Vietnam's Wonderful Surprises

Jon Haggins the GlobeTrotter is a journey onto itself. If you’ve ever had a desire…

Jon Haggins the GlobeTrotter is a journey onto itself. If you’ve ever had a desire to see the world, the…

India: Tips on What To Do When You Lose Everything

What Happened After My Wife Lost Her Purse On A Holiday To India By Ari…

What Happened After My Wife Lost Her Purse On A Holiday To India By Ari Shepard When my wife and…

China: The Earthen Fortresses of the Hakka

Experiencing Hakka hospitality By Augustus Woods We hopped onto the rickety bus parked outside the…

Experiencing Hakka hospitality By Augustus Woods We hopped onto the rickety bus parked outside the train station in a small…

Adventurers Take On North Korea With Secret Compass

Secret Compass's Team Treks Through North Korea's Mountains On An Unforgettable Expedition By Jill Webb…

Secret Compass's Team Treks Through North Korea's Mountains On An Unforgettable Expedition By Jill Webb Secret Compass is a perfect…

An Indian Sojourn in McLeod Ganj

McLeod Ganj: Accident or Synchronicity? For as long as she could remember Life Coach, Ellen…

McLeod Ganj: Accident or Synchronicity? For as long as she could remember Life Coach, Ellen Besso had a preoccupation with…

Sri Lanka: Jaffna, Home of Untold Stories

Jaffna, Sri Lanka: The Long-Lost Home By Zinara Rathnayake We were in Jaffna, the Northern Peninsula…

Jaffna, Sri Lanka: The Long-Lost Home By Zinara Rathnayake We were in Jaffna, the Northern Peninsula of Sri Lanka. In 2009,…

Fukushima, Where Japanese Traditions Continue

Returning to Fukushima after Nuclear Disaster By Taylor Bond The much beloved Japanese movie, Princess…

Returning to Fukushima after Nuclear Disaster By Taylor Bond The much beloved Japanese movie, Princess Mononoke, opens with a fast-paced…

Mandalay and Bagan, Culture and History in Myanmar

The Road to Mandalay By Mike Smith There was no “road to Mandalay” from Rangoon…

The Road to Mandalay By Mike Smith There was no “road to Mandalay” from Rangoon when Kipling immortalized the city…

Myanmar in 2017: Tourism Benefits People, So Go

The Road Less Travelled – Yangon and Beyond, Myanmar By Mike Smith When I mentioned…

The Road Less Travelled – Yangon and Beyond, Myanmar By Mike Smith When I mentioned to friends that I was…