Japanese Alps: Home of Snow Monkeys

The mountainous region of Nagano looks like a freeze-frame of exploding fireworks. Red maple and yellow ginkgo trees drape the rugged terrain. Clean waters and cool air attract those escaping summer heat. Even a monkey can enjoy the region’s beauty—and its resident snow monkeys do exactly that. Descending from the trees, the world’s northernmost monkeys […]

Snorkelling in Tahiti

Tahiti’s Top 10 Experiences to get you off the beach and into an unforgettable adventure

  If you think a Tahiti vacation is all about lazing on the beach, listening to the crashing waves, think again. Not that we have anything against that approach, but the South Pacific’s ultimate paradise destination is more than just another snowbird getaway. Here are ten Tahiti ideas to get you off the beach and […]

Doi Suthep Temple Pagoda at Twilight, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Wonders of Northern Thailand

Northern Thailand, bordering Myanmar and Laos, is an area characterized by dense forests and misty mountainous terrain, called home by Westerners and ancient hill tribes. Home of the alluring capital city of Chiang Mai, travellers can explore bustling street markets, glorious temples, trekking tours, wildlife experiences, and some of the best Thai food you can […]

Busy Market in Singapore

Get to Know Singapore Neighbourhoods

Singapore is a city of contrasts, where fairy-tale temples stand beside skyscrapers and cityscapes blend into community gardens. This colourful city is filled with an enchanting mix of neighbourhoods – each offering its own particular charm. On your Singapore vacation, you can step out of your comfort zone (and your shoes) inside the holy walls […]

Leopard in Pom-Pom Island, Okavango Delta, Botswana

Why Botswana is So Exceptional

Botswana is a beautiful country, full of unfenced game reserves, friendly people, and incredible natural beauty. It’s an unforgettable country where you can see the Big Five all in one place, including the largest population of elephants in Africa. Paddle along the Okavango Delta in a “mokoro” (dug-out wooden canoe), and sleep as close to […]

Sunset Through Rock in El Salvador

The Many Reasons to Visit El Salvador

Central America’s smallest country is an emerging eco-travel hotspot. With pristine lakes, untouched beaches, volcanoes, abundant wildlife, and countless volcanoes, El Salvador is one of the last remaining places in the world where you can have a spectacular national park all to yourself. El Salvador lies between Guatemala and Honduras, and is conveniently serviced by […]