Ultimate Dubai travel guide – Helping you discover Dubai

An urban city like no other with many man-made wonders to marvel at is exactly how Dubai can be summed up! For those who wish to explore its beauty, here are a few things to remember; Climate Summertime in Dubai is usually very hot with temperatures starting from 40ºC and rising beyond rarely dropping to…

Beeralu: The Art of Lace Making – Preserving an Age-Old Craft

The art of weaving beeralu lace is a treasured handicraft which originated in the southern coastal line of Sri Lanka during colonial times. Read on to find out more about this fast disappearing skill. Origins Especially popular in the Magalle and Weligma areas in the south, the craft is said to have its origins during…

Traditional Drum makers at Ekkarat

Thailand is known for its strong and durable drums that produce a large range of sounds. The village Ekkarat in Thailand is a centrally located village that sits amidst rich culture and history. It follows naturally therefore that the inhabitants of this village have been well versed with musical instruments since olden times. It is…