THE PUSHKAR FAIR – AN AUTHENTIC WINDOW INTO RAJASTHANI CULTURE

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EASTER ON THE ISLAND OF MALTA

Easter is the perfect time to visit Malta if you want to experience its true soul and the grand pageantry of its heritage. I have spent several holidays here. My fondest memories are of my Easter breaks when I start the day eating the special Easter sweets before ventur read more

MAGIC JUNGLES OF INDIA

The mist clears slowly as our jeep winds its way along a jungle trail. Every turn has the possibility of a revelation. Cries of different creatures fill the air, but their location remains a mystery. Suddenly a tiny owlet appears in a hole in a gigantic tree. It seems c read more

THE LUSH TEA COUNTRY OF SRI LANKA

As our seaplane takes off from Colombo airport, we leave behind Sri Lanka’s golden shores and their heritage of Portuguese and Dutch maritime trade to fly deep into the heart of the island. The hinterland is dotted with the ruins of ancient Ceylonese royal cities and Bu read more

CHRISTMAS IN ARCTIC LAPLAND

It is the middle of winter in the northern hemisphere and 200 km north of the Arctic Circle the sun only shines for a couple of hours every day. Temperatures do not rise above -5 °C and soft snow blankets the entire landscape. The vistas reveal an immense and spectacula read more

NOMADS SECRETS SUPPORTS PLASTIC-FREE JULY

Did you know scientists estimate that by 2050 there will be more plastic than fish in the world’s oceans by weight? That is because plastic does not biodegrade and accumulates in our oceans year on year. According to a study undertaken by the Ellen MacArthur Found read more