There are still a few centres for crafts made by street-side vendors, using traditional methods and materials. This is one of the last.
I felt like I had hit the jackpot. I was truly living a day in the life of a Hmong woman – and it felt real…
I learnt to respect both the path we tread and those with whom we shared it. So maybe, just maybe, I am cut out for this group travel thing.
I turned in my bunk, comforted by the call to prayer floating through my window and the scent of thyme filling the dusty train compartment…
How is the recent unrest affecting travellers? Should people be going at all? And what are we doing to make sure our passengers are safe? We ask our expert on the ground.
Unfortunately, despite coining Gross Domestic Happiness and living traffic-light-free, Bhutan does exist in a bit of a flight path black hole.
Listen up, solo travellers. This is what paradise looks like…
Finally, someone has done Japan justice on film. If this doesn’t make you want to see the Land of the Rising Sun, nothing ever will.
Travellers keen to experience a truly authentic Naadam Festival shouldn’t be discouraged. They just need to know where to look.
There aren’t many things left in the world that can be called a genuine Adventure, but this is one of them.