Putrajaya – A Stepping Stone Towards a New Era

It is hard to imagine that the city of Kuala Lumpur was once a tin-mining town. Leaving aside its extremely humble beginnings, KL as it is famously known, has reinvented itself into being one of the most avant-garde cyber cities in the world. Flush with international trade and superbly marketed tourism, this city of contrasts…

Phuket FantaSea Show – A Great Cultural Celebration in Phuket

Phuket is famous as the land that made full moon parties known around the world, and still today, it is the location that every diehard party fan will want to visit. Kate Moss has been spotted holidaying in Phuket which only confirms its allure as a paradise island. The beaches are yet another seductive feature…

Dhoni Sea Vessel – An age old Boat

Known to be the oldest sea vessel in Maldives, Dhonis are built using wooden planks. In early days these vessels were used by Maldivian fishermen. Built for all types of weather conditions and seas, Dhonis have various types. However, modern Dhonis are generally built of fibreglass. Dhonis which are extensively used for purposes of scuba…

The Sacred Giant Buddha of Leshan

Visitors to China should make a stop in Leshan city, in Szechuan province where the sacred Giant Buddha of Leshan towers over the city. The Giant Buddha statue is the work of a pious monk named Hai Tong and was created in 803, after 90 years of work by carving the face of a cliff…

Cha-Am Forest Park – A Scenic Getaway

Ideal for nature lovers, the Cha-Am Forest Park is a scenic area that offers visitors a quiet getaway in which to unwind and relax. This picturesque lowland park area is home to a variety of tropical plants and trees as well as various bird and animal species. A great place for a family picnic, the…

King Fahad Causeway – A Marvelous Construction

The Kingdom of Bahrain lying in the Persian Gulf is a modern nation home to a multitude of ethnicities and having a myriad of attractions for the travellers to explore, from the traditional houses of Muharraq and the excellent National Museum in Manama to the unique burial mounds at Sar. With an ever growing economy,…