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5 Secret Romantic Spots in Asia

5 Secret Romantic Spots in Asia

  More and more lovebirds are looking to spend some time together in the exotic Asia, where romance is blossoming all year round. Places like Phuket, Koh Samui, Boracay and Bali attract millions of lovers every year. However, if you are looking for a truly remote escape for the two of you, check out these […]

India Travel Diary – Part 3

India Travel Diary – Part 3

  In order to stay on schedule, we took a plane up to the city of Jodhpur, a busy place dominated by the huge fort of Mehrangarh, which towers from its perch on a rocky ridge.  Images of Aladdin popped into our minds as the luxurious palace watches the impoverished city below.  From anywhere in […]

India Travel Diary – Part 2

India Travel Diary – Part 2

  After Agra, we decided to get away from cities and see a little of the countryside, arriving at Sawai Madhopur, home to a large tiger reserve. We stayed at a fabulous Eco resort that works hard to protect the remaining 25 Bengal Tigers in the park. An early morning safari trip on an open […]

India Travel Diary – Part 1

India Travel Diary – Part 1

    Arriving in New Delhi, you are instantly reminded that this is not a first world nation, not even on par with Malaysia, or many other South East Asian countries.  None of the other impoverished nations we visited was quite as upfront and “in your face” as India.  Driving from the airport, we passed […]

Is the Dead Sea really “dead”?

Is the Dead Sea really “dead”?

On a cruise to the Eastern Mediterranean we were fortunate to have the opportunity to visit the Dead Sea, located on the eastern edge of Israel, bordering Jordan.  My husband was super excited about visiting the Dead Sea, although I must admit; I wondered what the big deal was.  As the sea is located in […]