View of the Old City from Mount of Olives, Jerusalem, Israel

Indulge Yourself in the Atmospheric City of Jerusalem on Israel Travel

Combining a heady mixture of different religious and ethnic cultures and history – all of which add to its unique character and flavour on Israel travel – Jerusalem has a very strong atmosphere which is almost palpable.   I was struck, on my first visit to Jerusalem, by the all-pervading ambience I encountered. I had just […]

God of Winds Temple at Tulum Ruins, Tulum, Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico

Explore the History and Culture of the Yucatan on a Mexico Vacation

The Yucatan Peninsula is one of the most popular resort getaways in the world, attracting millions of visitors each year who want to take advantage of the sunny beaches and all-inclusive resorts of a Mexico vacation. But there’s also more to the peninsula than the images of Americans heading on spring break. Beyond the gorgeous […]

Mango lassi with mint leaves, India

DRINK RECIPE: Mango Lassi

Beat the heat this summer with a cool and refreshing Mango Lassi. Lassi is a yogurt-based drink originating in India. Given yogurt’s cooling properties, it is locally enjoyed in hot weather, and also works as a digestive at meal time, especially given the spicy heat from Indian dishes. There are variations of lassi, including the […]