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6 Places to Experience Monsoon Season in India

Though you may hear more about the inconveniencies monsoon season in India brings, there are many places with stunning beauty that make visiting during this time worthwhile.


What to Do in Doha, the Capital of Qatar

Doha is a city where the past miraculously coexists with the present. The historical markets, adjacent to shining skyscrapers made of glass and concrete makes for an exciting travel destination.


Seeing the Bosphorus Strait via Istanbul's Public Ferry

The Bosphorus strait runs through Turkey and divides Asia and Europe. It's one of the world's busiest waterways, and the Bosphorus view has become a major tourist attraction.


5 Reasons You Should Travel to Tajikistan

Tajikistan is a tiny country in Central Asia that has a lot to offer visitors. From beautiful nature to unique culture and traditions, you can visit at an affordable price with just some simple research and planning.


Life as an American Expat in India

India is sensory overload—an assault on the senses if you will. Not in a negative way necessarily, but simply that here every sense is routinely taken to its absolute limit. It’s exhilarating—and simultaneously exhausting.


20 Things to Know About Hawker Centres in Singapore

Visiting Singapore and keen to experience the city state’s celebrated hawker culture? Here’s an essential guide to visiting hawker centres in Singapore.


5 Offbeat Churches in India You Must Visit Once

From magical temples to bone-chilling experiences of the unknown, there is no shortage of splendorous structures across India with fascinating stories. However, the most unexplored are the churches across India.


Amlan Is a Coastal Town in the Philippines Worth Visiting

Amlan is a relatively unknown coastal town in the province of Negros Oriental. It has a decent beach, a hidden river frequented by local tourists, and an underappreciated mountainous region.


Exploring Hunan, China, From the Big City to Rural Areas

Hunan is a region in China known for its spicy food and the Dongting Lake. In this article, I will describe the main attractions in this province.


Visiting Sun Temple, Modhera—an Architectural Marvel and Historical Monument in North Gujarat

The Sun Temple in Modhera, North Gujarat, is an architectural masterpiece. Despite thousands of years of wear and severe damages from Muslim invasions, it stands in majestic grandeur.


Varanasi, the Famous Indian City of the Ganges

In this article, I give information about the oldest city in India, Varanasi. You will definitely like the features of this city and there are plenty of things to do if visiting.


10 Things You Need to Know Before Travelling to Japan

Are you thinking of heading to Japan? Here are 10 things you should know first to avoid any misunderstandings or cultural blunders.


10 Great Things to Do in Hong Kong for Free

This article details some of the things you can do in Hong Kong without hitting your wallet too hard. Enjoy!


Khirsu: A Picturesque Tourist Destination in Pauri Garwhal, Uttarakhand-India

Khirsu is a hill station in Pauri District located 1700 meters above sea level. It offers an outstanding view of the Himalayas in winter, and is surrounded by verdant forest with a few exciting places to trek on.


How Ephesus, Turkey Launched Me Into the World of Travel

As I have mentioned in previous articles, I've traveled since I was 5 years old but as an adult, it approached epic proportions in 2010 when I came to find Ephesus, Turkey!


Trends You'll Notice When Visiting Japan in 2022

This article points out popular trends in Japan in 2022. Read about what's popular in entertainment, fashion, health, business and food.


Top 10 Tourist Attractions in Dubai You Must Visit

A list of the top 10 tourist attractions in Dubai that are worth visiting.


Thailand Customs Every Tourist Should Know

This article introduces 15 customs every tourist or newcomer to Thailand should know. They include customs you should practice both in private and public settings.


12 Foods and Drinks to Try When Travelling in Nepal

Nepal is known as a mountainous and mystical country with a hybrid of ethnic cultures. The colourful woven layers of its cultural tapestry are reflected in its cuisine. Below are 12 food items to try for a true Nepalese experience when visiting.


The Ruins: The Taj Mahal of the Philippines

The Ruins are a popular tourist spot in Bacolod City. Constructed to display undying love, it was later burned down during WWII, leaving only the concrete structure of what was once a majestic early 1900s mansion.


10 Awesome Facts About Mt. Fuji, Japan’s Tallest Mountain

10 interesting facts about the iconic Mt. Fuji in Japan.


What Is the Best Season to Visit Japan? (It Depends)

A look at things to do and the positives and negatives of each season in Japan, helping you decide which time of year is best to visit.


Best 10 Places to Visit in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Wondering about the best places to visit in Kuala Lumpur. Here is a list of top destinations you can explore in the capital city and have a great time with family and friends.


10 Booze-Related Japanese Words for Drinking in Japan

Ten words and phrases related to drinking alcohol in Japanese.


8 Kansai-ben Slang Words and Phrases for Your Trip to Osaka and Beyond

Eight slang words and phrases commonly used in the Kansai area of Japan.


10 Downsides to Living in Japan

There are many great aspects to living in Japan, but there are downsides too, such as a difficult language and being far from home. Here are ten challenges to living in Japan.


Top 10 Budget-Friendly Tourist Spots to Visit in Singapore

Find out about the top tourist spots in Singapore you can visit that are well within your budget. Consider an afternoon at Merlion Park, shopping at Mustafa Centre, and many others!


10 Reasons to Love Singapore

Singapore is a beautiful country, and every traveler—whether a nature lover, architecture lover, culture and tradition lover, or food lover—should definitely plan a trip to Singapore. Here are my top 10 reasons for loving Singapore.


Top 5 Places to Visit in Japan

Without a question, Japan is one of the most beautiful places on the globe. Nature and culture abound—from subtropical beaches to frigid mountains, futuristic skylines, and ancient temples.


6 Places to Visit in Pakistan That Will Make You Fall in Love

Pakistan is a vast country with a diverse population, culture, architecture, and people. So it was hard to choose, but these are the top six places that are my favorites. Don't miss even a single one of them if you want to get to the true heart of this beautiful, underrated country.


6 Most Underrated Tourist Attractions of Dubai

Dubai, known for its modern architecture and opulent malls, has more to it than what meets the eye. Here are some underrated, must-visit places, from romantic getaways in nature to affordable shopping spots.


The Mystical World of Hampi in Karnataka, India

If you are a wanderer, you are certainly going to love Hampi in Karnataka, India. Safe for the solo traveller, the village has many temples and natural attractions worth visiting. Here are tips for getting to Hampi and where to stay there.


5 Offbeat Temples to Visit in India

India is a mythical land abounding in temples with fascinating architecture and numerous deities. however, there are some strange and mysterious temples in India that stand out. So, if you are an intrepid traveler wanting to go off the beaten track, here are some places worth visiting.


The Fascinating Female Divers of Jeju Island

The story of Haenyeo, the incredible women divers of Jeju island in South Korea.


Nights in Singapore: A Photo Tour of the Lion City

What is the Lion City? This photo essay of Singapore at night shares the beauty of this melting pot of the past and the present, the East and the West.


Jungle Treks and More in Luang Namtha, Laos

There are many things to do in Luang Namtha, Laos. Read this guide about trekking exhibitions, exploring villages nearby, accommodations, transportation, and more.


Visiting the Plain of Jars in Laos

The plain of jars in Laos.


5 Offbeat Places to Visit in Mumbai

Did you know that there are tons of unexplored places in Mumbai that are off the beaten track? Get away from the iconic touristy landmarks and see the real "Maximum City."


The Fascinating Secrets of Mayong, the Black Magic Capital of India

Mayong village is called the black magic and voodoo capital of India. While the village might not have many practitioners of black magic left, it still retains its fearsome reputation and comes across as an exciting, offbeat destination for the adventurous traveler to visit.


The Fascinating Story of Dhanushkodi, a Ghost Town in India

Tamil Nadu, India, has an abandoned ghost town called Dhanushkodi. Find out more about this place, which was destroyed by a cyclone in 1964 and now contains a sandy shoreline with ruins dating back to a bygone era.


The Fascinating Secrets of the Hanging Pillar Temple in India

The Lepakshi temple in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh is not only an architectural wonder but also has a lot of interesting features worth pondering. The biggest mystery is an enormous granite pillar that defies gravity and hangs in mid-air.


Japanese Trends From 2021 (From Fashion to Food)

COVID has not stopped new trends from forming. There are many that even arose as a result of the pandemic. Read about the latest trends in Japan and what you might see if you were here.


11 Beautiful Places to Visit in Coimbatore

Coimbatore is the second-largest city in Tamil Nadu, known for its textile and IT industries. Located close to Western Ghats, there are many natural attractions near Coimbatore.


Top 9 Places to Visit in Yelagiri

Yelagiri is an offbeat hill station in Tamil Nadu. It is a perfect weekend getaway for the residents of Chennai and Bengaluru.


MIP Nature Church Brings Worshippers Closer to God

MIP Nature Church is a unique church that combines the aesthetics of Filipino design and organic architecture. The result is a one-of-a-kind place of worship that brings visitors closer to God through His Creation.


9 Enjoyable Things to Do During a Rainy Day in Japan

What are the enjoyable things to do during a rainy day in Japan? There are many for you to choose from?


8 Beautiful Places to Visit in Hogenakkal

Hogenakkal is known as the Niagara Falls of India. The coracle ride on the Kaveri river, Mettur Dam and Melagiri Hills are the major attractions.


8 Beautiful Places to Visit in Chidambaram

From the Nataraja Temple and Pichavaram Mangrove Forest to Mayiladuthurai and the Vaitheeswaran Temple, a trip to Chidambaram will take you back in time to the Chola period.


10 Beautiful Places to Visit in Vellore

Vellore is a town in North Tamil Nadu with a rich heritage. The architecture seen in this town is influenced by a mix of British, Nawab and South Indian styles.


Mongolia's Gobi Desert: Land of the Flaming Cliffs, Dinosaurs and Dino Eggs

Travel with me to Mongolia's Gobi Desert where, 100 years ago, a real-life "Indiana Jones" led an American expedition through this wild and remote land and discovered dinosaur fossils never before identified and fossilized eggs that showed how dinosaurs reproduced.