Taiwan is a subtropical country located in the eastern region of Asia. The country is an island surrounded by bodies of water, including the East China Sea.Despite the relatively small geographic scope, the country offers a number of attractions...
The Greek islands have a strong reputation for being romantic and ridiculously picturesque. Samos, a Greek island off Turkey’s west coast, is no exception. A weekend in Samos is the perfect way to get a taste of Greek culture....
The mystic islands of Hawaii were formed when volcanic lava bubbled from the ocean floor and built up over time, until it rose dramatically into the island chain we recognize today. Over millions of years, plants and animals colonized...
The Atacama Desert is one of South America's most unique attractions. Located in the cool arid region that stretches from Peru’s southern border into northern Chile, it is referred to by climatologist as an “absolute desert.”The annual rainfall (or...
In a country made up of over 7000 islands, there are only a few specialities that can be thought of as “national dishes”. Lechon is one of those specialities, that plays a special role in the Filipino culture and...
For some travelers, taking a long haul bus conjures up images of excruciating misery due to confined legs, lack of sleep or a sore neck. Many travelers don’t look forward to taking long haul bus trips. However, if you’re...
Picture this: you’ve just arrived at Chatuchak Market on a Sunday afternoon and are making your way towards to the market. As soon as you get off the train, you are immediately assaulted by a variety of sounds, smells...
When most people think of visiting Peru in South America, the main reason is often Machu Picchu, one of the New 7 Wonders of the World.One often overlooked, yet spectacular area is the Sacred Valley. The valley was formed...
Whenever tourists visit Bangkok, the most popular side trip will always be in Pattaya. My friend and I don’t go for the usual, so we searched for a quieter and more intimate beach place to visit. We found Ko...
Pho became a hot food item in my hometown of Denver seven or eight years ago. The neighborhood around Federal Boulevard and Alameda had long been home to a thriving Vietnamese community, but around 2009 pho restaurants started popping...