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Jay has travelled and lived extensively in Asia and Africa. Part gypsy, part nomad and part mermaid, she aspires each day to satisfy her wanderlust in any way possible.

Carved From Solid Rock: Kailasa Temple In Ellora, India

By , September 30, 2019

Considered one of the most remarkable cave temples in all of India, Kailasa Temple is a megalith car...

The Beatles Ashram in Rishikesh, India

By , September 23, 2019

Upon first glance, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi’s Ashram isn’t very different from most other ashrams a...

Hsinbyume Pagoda: The Taj Mahal Of Myanmar

By , September 12, 2019

In a town near Mandalay, an all-white pagoda rises above the landscape, creating a striking image ag...

The World’s Oldest & Longest Teakwood Bridge: U Bein ...

By , September 4, 2019

At first glance, the U Bein Bridge may seem unimpressive. It’s a simple structure with teakwood pi...

Visit Japan’s Last 12 Original-Build Castles

By , August 21, 2019

There are over 300 castles throughout Japan, but only 12 original-construction castles left that hav...

Experiencing Kagura – Japan’s Oldest Performance Art

By , August 16, 2019

Kagura is a traditional Japanese performance that includes dances and music performed as part of a S...

Tsuruoka, Japan: The Three Mountains Of Dewa, Mummies, And R...

By , August 5, 2019

Tsuruoka is often described as the ‘hidden Japan’. Its main attractions include three sacred mou...

The COPE Visitor Centre in Vientiane, Laos

By , July 22, 2019

An estimated 270 million sub-munitions from cluster bombs dropped on Laos and still litters the coun...

Upcycling Laos: Turning Bombs Into Boats & Spoons

By , July 18, 2019

During the Vietnam War, the United States of America dropped more than 270 cluster bombs on Laos. Th...

Skiing At Lebanon’s Cedars

By , June 3, 2019

You wouldn’t think it, but should one want to go skiing in the middle east, make a trip to the Ced...