Category: Asia & Pacific

The Many Treasures of Sri Lanka

Upon arrival at the enchanting island of Sri Lanka, you’ll quickly realise why it’s known as the ‘Jewel of the Indian Ocean’. From bustling markets to historic shrines and sacred relics, Sri Lanka has a […]

India’s Impressive Royal Residences

The Golden Triangle is still dripping in glorious historic mansions and Mughal retreats

Vietnam & Cambodia: Cultural Treasures of Indochina

Two nations on this vast peninsular region south of China, stand out as the undeniable cultural core.

Gate 1 Group in Halong Bay

Gate 1 Travellers Strike A Pose

A group of Gate 1 passengers stopped for this awesome photo op on the roof of their boat, cruising through Halong Bay on a tour of Vietnam. What a crew!

Asia’s Great Savoury Dishes, Featuring a Delicious Dumpling Recipe

Cuisine of Southeast Asia is a thrilling amalgam of ingredients grown in this fertile corner of the globe.

How India’s Spices Changed the World

Consider this: the port city of Kochi has been exporting spices for 5,000 years!

Angkor & Ayutthaya: The Tale of Two Southeast Asian Cities

The grandest of Southeast Asia’s ancient cities have histories that are inextricably linked.

India Highlights and Travel Tips

Why do you so often hear it called “Incredible India”? Simple, it’s truly a remarkable place!

Rising Above the Clouds: Nepal’s Hidden Story

The great author, humourist and adventurer Mark Twain once wrote, “If you don’t read the newspaper, you’re uninformed. If you read the newspaper, you’re mis-informed.”