The Stunning Beauty of Calido Beach – Serenity and Sand!

Calido Beach is delightfully located between the sea and the bay of Kalu River, less than an hour away from Colombo and yet still seemingly unspoiled by humankind. There’s plenty of things to see and do here and if you’re in the mood to do neither, well you can idle about all day long as…

Tale of the story bridge – Experience a frozen moment in time!

The Story Bridge of Brisbane is one of its most iconic landmarks and one that still attracts thousands of visitors per year! The story of how the Story Bridge came about is quite an interesting tale indeed! Keen on learning more about the Story Bridge of Brisbane? 1). History of The Bridge It was initially…

Pala-U Waterfall in Hua Hin – Views over Cascading Water!

Kaeng Krachan National Park is the one of the largest in Thailand and home to Pala-U, a beautiful cascading waterfall located on the southern end of the park. Keen to learn more about the Pala-U waterfall in Hua Hin? 1). Getting to Pala-U Kaeng Krachan National Park is located about 60 kilometres away from Hua…

A Thrilling Madu River Safari – Cocooned in Nature’s Beauty

Home to enchanting mangrove forests, the Madu River (or “Madu Ganga”), is the perfect place for a boat safari as you discover wildlife, an ancient temple and a rather “fishy” foot massage! Getting There The Madu River can be found in the island’s southern Galle District. It is close to the town of Balapitiya and…

Quirky Places in Bangkok – From the Mesmerising to the Macabre!

While you may think you know all about Bangkok, there are some places not always mentioned on guidebooks or blog sites. Here are some of those worth visiting. Erawan Museum In Samut Prakan, you will come across the arresting sight of a large three-headed elephant; based on Hindu mythology, this structure is part of a…

Bevis Bawa’s Magical Brief Garden – The Legendary Landscaper

The name Bawa is synonymous with exquisite architectural masterpieces. Geoffrey Bawa was one of Asia’s most influential architects in the 20th century and his older brother Bevis, was an equally talented artist, landscaper and planter. The Other Bawa Born to a mixed-race family, Bevis was groomed to become the eventual owner of the family rubber…