Green Island – Home of Historic Light Houses

Jashhk, Little Green Island in Hong Kong, CC BY-SA 3.0 Hong Kong is located on the delta of the Pearl River in southeastern China and consists of Hong Kong Island, Kowloon Peninsula, the New Territories, and the Outlying Islands. Hong Kong is a global business, commercial and tourist hub and stakes a proud claim to…

The Colombo Lighthouse – A Beacon of Light in the City

Colombo, Sri Lanka’s commercial capital is a city that is quite unique in nature. From the bustling markets like Pettah to the beautiful gardens of Viharamahadevi and Independence Square; high-end shopping precincts like The Dutch Hospital and historical monuments that are well worth a visit, the city has much to offer. In regard to the…

Grand Turk Lighthouse – a beacon of hope to many a sailor

The Turks and Caicos archipelagos, located south of the Bahamas, is by and large unknown to most people, but travellers who have been to these beautiful islands, know that it is best associated with secluded beaches, coral reefs, and luxurious resorts, like the COMO Parrot Cay, Turks & Caicos, for instance, a Caribbean luxury resort…

Ke Ga Light House – Historic Vietnamese Light House Over A Century Old

Over the past decades Vietnam has become one of South East Asia’s major tourist destinations. The country is dotted with tourist hubs and Mui Ne on the southern Vietnamese coast is one of the most popular tourist locations. Vietnam Resorts are varied in type and caters to diverse budgets and if you are looking for…

Beruwala Lighthouse – The region’s best kept secret?

Of the interesting things to do in Kalutara and surrounding areas, one that is not spoken of much is the Beruwala Lighthouse (also known as Barberyn Lighthouse). It is located on a small island called Barberyn, a 10-minute boat ride off the southwest coast of Sri Lanka. When you visit the western coast of the…

Galle Lighthouse – The Onshore Controller of the Sea

Galle, which is a chief city in the Southern Province may have been under-explored in the past due to it being about one hundred kilometers from Colombo, the commercial capital of the country. However, the Southern Highway, the first of its kind in the country has addressed this issue and connects people to the city…