Culture and Tradition

Land of smiles

Land of smiles

Thailand is well known for the welcoming and warm nature of its culture and people. Beautiful temples, paddy fields are a common sight in and around busy cities, reflecting the diversity of landscape and lifestyle of Thai people. Thailand is often referred to as the...

A country with six thousand islands – Japan

A country with six thousand islands – Japan

Japan has a fascinating, rich culture. Japanese practice traditions that date back thousands of years. In the 21st century, Japanese society is continually changing fashion technology and development, taking pride in their ancient customs and traditions. This is what...

Zen and the Art of Planning the Ideal Japan Holiday

Zen and the Art of Planning the Ideal Japan Holiday

Lush paddy fields stretch for as far as the eye can see, surrounded by traditional Japanese farmhouses. Mount Fujiama gleams in the evening light as your Japan holiday progresses. Your bullet train is about to arrive in Tokyo, with its neon lights, urban crush, and...

This small island nation’s allure

This small island nation’s allure

Tourism is Singapore's mainstay, and the city-state excels at it. The charm of this small island nation hits you as soon as you arrive at Changi Airport, which is a destination in and of itself, with a mighty waterfall, a 3,000-tree forest, and numerous attractions...

Why is it called “The palace gently blessed by heaven?

Why is it called “The palace gently blessed by heaven?

There are five main palaces scattered around Seoul, South Korea, and Gyeongbokung palace is the most spectacular palace that one must visit. It was built in 1395. Palace was destroyed by a fire in the late 1500 but was restored, adding more than 500 buildings in the...

Largest Temple Ever Built – Karnak Temple – Luxor, Egypt

Largest Temple Ever Built – Karnak Temple – Luxor, Egypt

Built over 2000 years ago and dedicated to Amun, Mut and Khonsu, ruins of the ancient Karnak temple sit in the ancient city of Luxor. IT is believed to be the largest temple ever built, covering 200 acres, one of the many wonders of the world. Karnak temple is unique...

On an Indonesia holiday embrace the island way of life

On an Indonesia holiday embrace the island way of life

Which of Indonesia's 17,500 sun-kissed islands should you visit on your holiday? Bali is never boring. Its beach resorts and spas blend modern conveniences with cultural history, and it has a lively restaurant scene and a serene spiritual setting. The nearby Gili...

Things not to do in Sri Lanka for a hassle-free holiday

Things not to do in Sri Lanka for a hassle-free holiday

Don't ride an elephant in Sri Lanka Sri Lanka has declared twenty-two national parks where five to six thousand elephants roam freely. However, there are also approximately 200 to 300 elephants in captivity, and they are primarily used in religious processions and...