Bugis Ship Builders of Sulawesi

Bugis Ship Builders of Sulawesi

The proud product of centuries of Bugis history, the finished pinisi sets sail to make her own. View Post
The New Spice Route:  Flight GA 87 Review

The New Spice Route: Flight GA 87 Review

Garuda Indonesia's new direct flight from London to Jakarta follows the well trodden Spice Route. View Post
Rebel Rebel, Nepal

Rebel Rebel, Nepal

Travel provides fresh perspectives. Sometimes they comes from unwanted and uncomfortable quarters. View Post
Kish Island, Iran

Kish Island, Iran

Kish Island is like Iran flirting with you. View Post
The Minangkabau, Sumatra

The Minangkabau, Sumatra

Just when you think you know it all... View Post
Hemis Gompa Festival, Ladakh Valley

Hemis Gompa Festival, Ladakh Valley

The colourful flash of a Buddhist Summer festival, before the deep Winter snows return. View Post
Silk Road: Khiva, Uzbekistan

Silk Road: Khiva, Uzbekistan

The last oasis before the brutal crossing of the Karakum desert into Persia, the ancient city of Khiva on the Silk Road flourished from … View Post
Kopkari, Uzbekistan

Kopkari, Uzbekistan

The extraordinary horse back game of Kopkari, in southern Uzbekistan. View Post
Nagaland Stone Pulling Ceremony

Nagaland Stone Pulling Ceremony

The village turned out en masse, dressed in traditional tribal clothing, to play their part. A rare event, a ‘stone pulling’ ceremony occurs only … View Post