Japan: Land of Innovation and Beauty

Konnichiwa travel lovers! Today we explore a country that may not be on the top of your bucket list, but it’s time to clear a spot. This extraordinary country has so much to offer visitors. […]

Mandalay: A Buddha’s City, A Writer’s Inspiration

It doesn’t take long to realize that Kuthodaw Pagoda is much greater than the sum of its parts. The revered fortress-like complex rests at the foot of Mandalay Hill. Its stupas gleam white in the […]

The Enchanting Pyramids of Giza, Egypt

There are few sites on earth as easily recognizable as the Pyramids of Giza in Egypt, located just outside the capital city of Cairo. The complex consists of three main pyramids, a few smaller pyramids, […]

Russia, Baltics & Balkans: Incredible Histories Amid Resilient Nations

By their very geography, Russia, the Baltics and Balkans have been at a cultural crossroads since the emergence of the first civilizations. Valuable goods from spices and amber to silver and gold have been traded […]

Picture Perfect Seljalandsfoss Waterfall, Iceland

Seljalandsfoss Waterfall is a unique waterfall in Iceland because it can be fully encircled by visitors when weather conditions allow. Seljalandsfoss can be found in the south of the country not far from the Atlantic […]

The Canals of Amsterdam, Netherlands

The incredible canals of Amsterdam could be considered highly underrated even in all their popularity. The canals were added to the UNESCO World Heritage Site list in 2010 and surpass the amount of canals in […]

The Rich and Remarkable Culture of Inle Lake

The freshwater Inle Lake is Myanmar’s second largest lake and famous for its scenic beauty. Throughout the seasons, its depth varies wildly, from five feet in the dry season to 12 in the rainy season […]

Admiring the Rock of Cashel, Ireland

Welcome to one of the most brilliant archaeological sites in all of Ireland; the Rock of Cashel located in Tipperary. Tipperary is located on the route from Waterford to Adare in the South of the […]

England, Scotland & Ireland; Brilliant British Isles

You’ve traveled across the pond to England, Scotland & Ireland. Here you will discover three nations as captivating as they are different from one another. From currency, heritage, culture and traditions, these three places are […]

The Gilded Pagoda of Bagan, Myanmar

Welcome to Bagan, Myanmar, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and spiritual center of the country with over 2,000 pagodas, stupas and temples. This golden monument is the Shwezigon Pagoda and was built by King Anawrahta […]

The Magic of Angkor Wat, Cambodia

Angkor Wat is one of the reasons many visitors are brought to the Southeast Asian country of Cambodia. This monument to the Hindu god Vishnu is one of the largest and best preserved in the […]