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.

The Tribal Museum In Bhopal, India

By , 17 December 2019

The Tribal Museum in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh is India’s first museum of its kind and gives visitors an immersive experience of local tribal culture.

Waterfall Restaurant At Villa Escudero Resort In The Philippines

By , 5 December 2019

The resort in San Pablo City, Philippines is less than three hours from Manila, and set amidst coconut trees, forests, and mountains.

Riding Sand Dunes In Asia? Make It Happen In Mui Ne, Vietnam

By , 4 November 2019

When one thinks of sand dunes, normally Africa or the Middle East come to mind, but you can still get the same thrills and spills in Vietnam.

Carved From Solid Rock: Kailasa Temple In Ellora, India

By , 30 September 2019

Considered one of the most remarkable cave temples in all of India, Kailasa Temple is a megalith carved out of a single rock. Its size, architecture, and sculptural treatment are also what makes it so...

The Beatles Ashram in Rishikesh, India

By , 23 September 2019

Upon first glance, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi’s Ashram isn’t very different from most other ashrams around it. It was possibly the most famous ashram in all of India thanks to four British men who we k...

Hsinbyume Pagoda: The Taj Mahal Of Myanmar

By , 12 September 2019

In a town near Mandalay, an all-white pagoda rises above the landscape, creating a striking image against an ombre blue sky. Hsinbyume Pagoda is referred to as the Taj Mahal of Myanmar.

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

By , 4 September 2019

At first glance, the U Bein Bridge may seem unimpressive. It’s a simple structure with teakwood pillars supporting its teakwood decks. So, what makes this bridge such a popular tourist attraction?

Visit Japan’s Last 12 Original-Build Castles

By , 21 August 2019

There are over 300 castles throughout Japan, but only 12 original-construction castles left that have stood the test of weather, war, and time. Here’s the low-down on them:

Experiencing Kagura – Japan’s Oldest Performance Art

By , 16 August 2019

Kagura is a traditional Japanese performance that includes dances and music performed as part of a Shinto ritual for native Japanese gods, called Kami.

Tsuruoka, Japan: The Three Mountains Of Dewa, Mummies, And Record-breaking Jellyfish

By , 5 August 2019

Tsuruoka is often described as the ‘hidden Japan’. Its main attractions include three sacred mountains, two mummified living Buddhas, and a massive aquarium listed in the Guinness World Records.