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Life’s a Beach: Analysing Boracay’s Best

For some people, Boracay in the Philippines represents the world’s ultimate beach holiday. But how many of the beaches on this glorious island are worth laying down your towel on?

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Peddle Power: Why are Phnom Penh’s rickshaw drivers so pushy?

For such an interesting city in such an amazing country, it’s a shame that some rickshaw drivers here really give the city a bad name.

March 31, 2015 · Leave a comment

When Tiger Safaris go wrong

Safaris are still extremely popular among tourists to India, but would you consider the dangers of being in “Tiger Territory” to be too great a risk?

March 31, 2015 · 5 Comments

Pilot Suicide: How can you stop it?

After a Germanwings flight crashed in the French Alps killing all 150 people on board, it begs the question: how can we stop pilots committing suicide while they are flying the aircraft?

March 31, 2015 · Leave a comment

Great Bowls of Fire!

Not happy with the French and their brûlée, Barcelona foodies have long since created their own fiery take on the famous dessert.

March 31, 2015 · 2 Comments

Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter

Goths Galore at Barri Gòtic. And plenty of pickpockets, too.

March 30, 2015 · 3 Comments

Shwe Yin Aye: The King of Desserts

A coconut cream sherbet after dinner? Many people in Myanmar will never turn it down! And neither would I!

March 30, 2015 · 2 Comments

The vivid colours of St. Basil’s Cathedral

A Russian Orthodox Church provides travellers to Moscow with perhaps the ultimate sight in town.

March 29, 2015 · 2 Comments
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