Langkawi Sky Bridge – Stunning Views atop Mount Mat Cinchang

A visit to the Spectacular Langkawi Sky Bridge is a definite must when on the island, to enjoy some truly panoramic views of North Western Malaysia How to get to there The Sky Bridge located at 2, 300ft above sea level atop Mount Mat Cinchang, can be easily accessed by the Langkawi Cable Car which…

Ancient irrigation system in Sri Lanka – The Fascinating Heritage of Ceylon

  There have been advanced civilisations thriving in Sri Lanka going back thousands of years. One of the most remarkable pieces of evidence associated with them, are their irrigation systems. Background These irrigation systems can be found in a variety of shapes and sizes, with some examples consisting of massive man-made reservoirs that were built…

Japanese Bridge in Vietnam – Symbol of Hoi An

Located in Hoi An, this quaint covered bridge was made in the 1950s, to connect the Chinese quarters with the Japanese communities. History Built in the 1950s, this bridge was made according to the Japanese architectural designs and later, the French crushed the path for vehicles. In 1986, the original arched structure was brought back…

The Story Bridge -A highlight not to be missed

Brisbane, a city renown for both natural and man-made wonders, a metropolitan jungle that embodies the spirit of the renaissance, wrapped in the natural wilderness and named after the river running beside her. History Work on the Story Bridge commenced in 1935 and completed in 1940.The ‘Story Bridge’ is named after John Douglas Story, an…

Demodara Nine Arch Bridge – The Bridge in the Sky

Up, up away in the central highlands of Sri Lanka, are nine arches of pure splendour. What are they? They are nine arches of solid rocks that together make up the impressive Demodara Nine Arch Bridge. Where exactly is it? It’s located in the little village of Gotuwala in Ella, a charming town situated about…