Johnny Cay, San Andres, Colombia

Visit San Andres, the jewel of Colombia

When thinking of Colombia, one does not automatically think of it as a beach holiday destination, yet the Colombian island of San Andres is an outstanding example of tropical paradise. The idyllic island of San Andres Closer to Nicaragua than …

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Cabo de la Vela, La Guajira, beach in Northern Colombia

North Colombia: Exploring the Caribbean Coast

Colombia is fast becoming one of the most popular countries in South America. Its history and reputation of violence and drugs related crime is subsiding, and it has plenty of sights and attractions to appeal to visitors. From vast cities …

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Egypt: Best Places to Visit Along the Red Sea

Egypt has long been known as the ideal destination for those seeking soaring temperatures, hours of blazing sunshine and cloudless skies. It is the perfect destination for winter sun with temperatures more comfortable and bearable in January and February. The …

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Exploring Ancient and Modern Egypt While Sailing the Nile

The River Nile passes through 11 countries and at 4,132 miles, is the longest river in the world. The Nile in Egypt is surrounded by the vast Sahara desert and is the only water source for many who live in …

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Exploring Ancient Egypt: How to Spend 24 Hours in Cairo

Egypt is paradise for any history buff with plenty of ancient ruins, monuments, tombs and museums to encapsulate and educate There is no better place to start than the capital city, Cairo. With a population of over 19 million, it …

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In Search of the Geisha in Kyoto

One of the most iconic symbols of Japanese culture are the Geisha girls. (Photo Credit: Flickr) Geisha are traditionally high-class entertainers. Working in tea houses, they entertain guests with performances in dance, music and art. Controversially, they also had a …

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Mexico: Holidaying on the Riviera Maya

The Riviera Maya is located just south of Cancun, on the Yucatan peninsula, Mexico. It encompasses the popular resort of Playa del Carmen, the island of Cozumel and the ancient ruins of Tulum. The riviera is swamped with all-inclusive resorts …

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The Natural Wonders of Malaysian Borneo

The island of Borneo is still one of the lesser travelled parts of Asia. The island is split between Indonesia and Malaysia; whilst the Indonesian Borneo remains largely isolated and undeveloped, the Malaysian Borneo has, in recent years, become a …

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Top 3 Amazing Islands in Malaysia to Explore and Relax

Malaysia’s warm tropical climate, long sunny days, crystal clear waters and pristine beaches make it the perfect destination to relax, unwind and find your perfect island paradise. While many parts are highly geared for tourism, it is still possible to …

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Cruising Halong Bay

Halong Bay is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and in 2012 was listed as a new World Wonder. The bay is made up of thousands of huge limestone boulders that jut out of the waters creating unusual and striking scenery …

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