Category Archives: Asia/Australasia

Holy Week Pilgrims – Malayattoor, India (15.04.19)

In the last week of Lent before Easter, Christians all

BREXIT’s Long Haul Holiday Boom (25.03.19)

What will life be like after Brexit? If current

Petra, Jordan – via Back Door Mountain Route (24.01.19)

The ‘Back Door Route’ into Petra, starting at Little

Mandalay – Myanmar (Burma) 11.02.19

     “On the road to Mandalay,  Where the

Cooking Dal – Pulse of Indian Subcontinent (31.12.18)

Deriving from the Sanskrit verb ‘to split’ (dāl), the

Brexit Baloney – Stoking Travel Fears (20.12.18)

This week has been the travel industry’s turn to be

World’s Longest Zip-Wire Flight – Jebel Jais, Ras Al Khaimah (UAE) 11.12.18

It’s a bird… it’s a plane… it’s Superman! Fancy

Sweet Shops – India (21.10.18)

The Indian sub-continent is a high stakes roller in

Sri Lanka – South Coast (10.09.18)

The charm of Sri Lanka’s south coast, which I first

Coastal Railway – Sri Lanka (31.08.18)

A ride on the Sri Lankan coastal railway, which hugs

Indigenous Peoples – Tourism Partnerships (14.08.18)

This week saw the observation of the International Day

Peak Week, Summer Holiday Juggling Act (05.08.18)

News of earthquakes, fires, floods, heatwaves,

Toddy Shop Drinking Dens – India (22.06.18)

An integral part of rural Indian society, hidden away

Travel Videos – Choosing the Best (04.06.18)

Travel Videos – Choosing the Best How to find the best

Yangon Street Markets – Myanmar (Burma) 28.05.18

The street market scene in Myanmar’s capital Yangon

Iran Tourism – Bombed by US Sanctions (14.05.18)

The upsurge in tourist numbers to Iran since economic