Chile & Argentina: Taste Fine Wines and Visit Great Cities –...

This 8-day, adventure-filled tour combines the cities of Santiago, Mendoza and Buenos Aires, with in-depth visits to both countries’ main wine-producing areas, a day...

The Great Himalayan Drive Day 3: Jeep Safari, Bardia National Park,...

Have you ever driven through a jungle? I have, at the Bardia National Park in Nepal. Trust me, it is sheer fun. These images were...

Jordan: The Oasis of Calm in the Middle East

Over the past few years, I have been to the Middle East a few times covering Dubai, Oman, Turkey, Israel and Jordan. Given a...

Jordan / Wadi Rum: Natural Rock Faces, Phantoms, Monsters, Pharoahs, Ghouls,...

Jordan is a fascinating country – completely a desert but one where the sand, winds and time have created fascinating natural rock structures. Amongst...

Jordan / Petra Tour VII: The Bazaar Street, Great Temple and...

This is a part of a series on Petra in Jordan (not possible to...

Postcards from Thailand #11: Damnernsaduak Floating Market near Bangkok – Open...

You cannot go to Bangkok and miss out on its floating markets. Unfortunately, most of them open on certain days of the week and...

Chiang Mai, Thailand – Rose of the North

By MANISHA AHLAWAT Chiang Mai literally means New City, even though it's an old city. That is because the city was built in 1296 as...

La Digue Island, Seychelles: Snorkelling and Selfies With Sea Turtles

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nDKazEYeXVk The clear blue waters of the Indian Ocean in the Seychelles only want to seduce you into jumping right in. Take my advice -...

Great Himalayan Drive Day 6: Visiting the birthplace of the Buddha,...

Lumbini is believed to be the birth place of Buddha in 623 B.C., and a World Heritage Site worth visiting. Lumbini is one of the...

Seychelles: The Mating Season of Aldabra Tortoises

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vHIs5iAiTL0 You know it is bad manners to peep into bedrooms. You can also get whacked if those within do not like an intrusion of...