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.
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!
Top 10 Tourist Attractions in Dubai You Must Visit
A list of the top 10 tourist attractions in Dubai that are worth visiting.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
5 Things You Should Be Careful About When Visiting Japan
From tipping at restaurants to being late, here are a few things not to do on your next trip to Japan.
The Fascinating Secrets of the Menstruating Goddess Temple in India
The Kamakhya Devi in the Indian state of Assam is the only temple in the world that celebrates menstruation as a symbol of a woman’s power to give birth. This unique temple celebrates this ‘Shakti’ or power found within every woman to continue to the cycle of humankind.
The Dark Secrets of Ross Island
Did you realize that Ross Island, a remote island located in the Andaman archipelago in India has a terrifying history of colonial horror and oppression? Find out how the infamous island served as a penal colony for Indian dissidents who tried to revolt against the British colonial rule in India.
Why You Should Go to Ho Chi Minh City (And What to Do There)
Ho Chi Minh City (also known as Saigon) was one of my favourite cities in South East Asia. It was my introduction to Vietnamese culture and food and it holds a special place in my heart. Here are some things I would recommend trying while visiting this wonderful city.