Destinations

Travel Guide to Nha Trang, Vietnam

Travel Guide to Nha Trang, Vietnam

The stunning city of Nha Trang, located on Vietnam’s southeast coast, is the capital of the country’s Khanh Hoa province. This immensely popular tourist destination is renowned the world over for its fabulous shimmering white sand beaches, enveloped by crystal blue seas. Divers, back-packers, affluent pleasure-seekers, and locals, head to the beach-side paradise of Nha Trang(…)

Borneo for Families – the Insider Guide

Borneo for Families – the Insider Guide

Malaysian Borneo boasts some of Southeast Asia’s most vibrant coastal cities but it is the dense jungle interior that really fires the imagination. In many parts, the impenetrable rainforest is only accessible by riverboat, yet there is still much to see and do without arduous travel, even for young families. Borneo’s ethnic tribes are among(…)

Travel Guide to Shanghai, China

Travel Guide to Shanghai, China

The glamorous, sprawling city of Shanghai is located at the mouth of the Yangtze River where it flows into the East China Sea. This energetic city, which is today regarded as a world-renowned center of finance and trade, is China’s largest city and home to more than 13 million people. Shanghai, which is traversed by(…)

Family Fun with the Strongest Men

Family Fun with the Strongest Men

The sumo arena on a typical match day This Is Sumo What better way to wow your kids (and perhaps yourselves), than with astonishing feats of strength performed by the biggest, toughest warriors? All that can be achieved with a simple day-trip to the Ryogoku Kokugikan, modern home of Japan’s ancient national sport of sumo(…)

Travel Guide to Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

Travel Guide to Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

Kota Kinabalu is the largest city on the island of Borneo, and the capital of the Malaysian state, Sabah. The city is situated high on the northwest coast of Borneo and it overlooks the cerulean waters of the South China Sea. Kota Kinabalu, which is popularly referred to as KK by its inhabitants was originally(…)

Travel Guide to Phuket, Thailand

Travel Guide to Phuket, Thailand

The immensely popular tourist destination, Phuket consists of an island located in the Andaman Sea off Thailand’s west coast. Often referred to as the ‘Pearl of the South,’  Phuket whose name is derived from the Malay word ‘Bukit’ meaning hill, offers a landscape that features lush green hills, cliffs, forests, waterfalls and simmering golden-sand beaches,(…)

Bali Real Estate Purchase – At A Glance

Bali Real Estate Purchase – At A Glance

When it comes to a quintessential tropical island lifestyle, the Indonesian island of Bali has few equals. Blessed with year round sunshine and a rich cultural identify, the very name conjures up images of sublime beaches and rolling emerald green rice paddies. Over the last 20 years, thousands of foreign buyers have taken the plunge(…)

Travel Guide to Chengdu, China

Travel Guide to Chengdu, China

Chengdu, the capital of China’s Sichuan Province is one of the largest and most populous cities in the country. Located on the verdant, fertile plains of the Sichuan basin, Chengdu is an economic powerhouse, a prominent epicenter for science, technology, trade, commerce and transportation in China. Chengdu has a rich cultural legacy that goes back(…)