Travel

VIVA trips: unearthing England’s treasures

WHAT COULD ENRICH our soul more than the discovery of new places? Meeting new people who become friends enriches our…

CLASH OF COMMENTS: Does social media dictate how and why people travel?

YES – Dan Hall ALL THE WORLD’S a news feed. At least, that’s how it seems to so many wide-eyed…

Solo travel: a new form of female liberation

THE CONVERSATION about women travelling alone seems so worn out now. Yet, as a female solo traveller I still can’t…

Spirited Away to the forgotten wonders of Taiwan

Apart from computer components and the occasional international crisis, Taiwan doesn’t feature as a country of interest to the average…

Reykjavík to Reynisfjara: an Iceland roadtrip

There’s a feeling of quietude that Iceland’s expansive landscape evokes when it opens up on either side of you as the…

India’s Wonders: Beyond the Golden Triangle

While we come across pictures of India in abundance, nothing comes remotely close to the reality of it. It is…

A Journey Through Sintra, Portugal

You open your eyes again, still dazzled by the unexpected glint of sunlight, which struck you from between the pines.…

Berlin: a city which keeps on fighting back

“Wer will dass die welt so bleibt, der will nicht das sie bleibt”. Those were the words of the German…

Kangaroos, Corals and Captivating Culture

Australia is home to some areas of the most outstanding natural features in the world at Uluru and Cairns, as…

Cuba: paradise lost or found?

There is a Cuban saying: ‘Havana is Cuba, the rest is landscape’. While residents of Trinidad, Cienfuegos and Holguin would…

In Transit: Asia on the Cheap

A traveler’s guide to getting the best from your time abroad