Category: Asia


How To Get From Colombo to Weligama, Sri Lanka: Best Guide (2023)

Looking for the best way to travel from Colombo to Weligama? You have a few different options, and I’ll cover them all in this post. Weligama is a popular destination located on the south coast of Sri Lanka. It’s one of the county’s major surfing locations and is close to


Best Time To Visit Kerala: A Comprehensive Guide (2023)

Kerala is a stunningly beautiful state in southern India that can be visited all year round. However, the best time to visit Kerala depends largely on what you want to see and do during your time there. For some activities, certain times of year are better than others. In this


16 Unique Places to Visit in Kolkata: India’s Cultural Capital (2023)

Looking for some unique places to visit in Kolkata? Often described as the cultural capital of India, there’s something about Kolkata that’s hard to describe, and incredibly special. Perhaps it’s the crumbling, faded grandeur. The giant gnarled trees with snaking vines, pushing up through uneven pavements. Or maybe it’s the


Skazka Canyon: Kyrgyzstan’s Fairy Tale Castle (2023)

On the southern shores of Issyk-Kul Lake, in eastern Kyrgyzstan, lies a secret canyon full of bizarre and colourful rock formations.  Skazka Canyon is an otherworldly place, sandwiched between the great lake and towering mountains.   Some call it the Fairy Tale Canyon; others the Fairy Tale Castle.  People can’t seem


4 Of The Best Day Trips From Almaty, Kazakhstan (2023)

Almaty is close to several of Kazakhstan’s most scenic National Parks.  Epic snow-covered mountains, pristine lakes, colourful canyons, and giant sand dunes are all within (fairly) easy reach of the city.   Best of all, many of these places can be visited as day trips from Almaty and are a perfect escape from the


Things To Do In Almaty: Central Asia’s “Big Apple” (2023)

Almaty is the coolest city most people have never heard of.  In fact, I think it’s one of the coolest cities, period. There are so many things to do in Almaty, you could easily spend a week here and still not see everything. Safe, friendly, cosmopolitan, and with epic mountains


Trekking In Sikkim: A Secret Himalayan Paradise (2023)

There are countless incredible experiences you can have in India.  Trekking in Sikkim has to be one of the top.  Forget the Taj Mahal and other touristy sights.  Sikkim is out of this world. This untouched Himalayan paradise is beautiful beyond words. Gurudongmar Lake As well as its staggering physical