Overtourism in Pamukkale: Is it Worth Visiting Turkey’s Cotton Castle?

Overtourism in Pamukkale: Is it Worth Visiting Turkey’s Cotton Castle?

Pamukkale is one of the most spectacular natural landscapes in the world. How can we ensure that it is preserved for generations to come? Pamukkale’s white calcium travertines have been described as “stunning”, “unreal” and “otherworldly”, and the name literally means “cotton castle” in Turkish. Pamukkale is undoubtedly one of the most spectacular natural landscapes…

10 Things You Need to Know Before You Attend the Yi Peng Lantern Festival in Chiang Mai

10 Things You Need to Know Before You Attend the Yi Peng Lantern Festival in Chiang Mai

This Buddhist festival is one of the most popular festivals in Thailand. Read on for what you need to know and how to partake in the Chiang Mai lantern festival responsibly! Chances are, you’ve seen a million photos online of the famous Yi Peng (AKA Yee Peng) lantern festival in Thailand, when thousands of paper…

9 Top Things to Do in Luang Prabang (And What You Might Want to Skip)

9 Top Things to Do in Luang Prabang (And What You Might Want to Skip)

Luang Prabang is a magical little town in northern Laos that has been designated as a UNESCO Heritage Site for its unique fusion of European and Lao cultural traditions and architecture. Its charming town centre is the perfect place to explore on foot, drink delicious coffee and feast on Lao cuisine. Though Luang Prabang is a small…

Where to See Pink Dolphins in Hong Kong and How to Choose a Responsible Tour Operator

Where to See Pink Dolphins in Hong Kong and How to Choose a Responsible Tour Operator

See the endangered Chinese White Dolphin in its natural habitat with Hong Kong Dolphinwatch Up until recently, I prioritized traveling to far-flung places like Italy, Australia and South Africa over my own backyard in Hong Kong. I could always explore Hong Kong later on, it would always be there and there’s no need for a…

20 Easy Ways to Incorporate Yoga into Your Travels

20 Easy Ways to Incorporate Yoga into Your Travels

No, you don’t need to be able to touch your toes. It’s easier to maintain your Yoga practice while traveling than you think! Are you struggling to keep up with your Yoga practice while traveling? It can be difficult to maintain your Yoga rhythm when you’re abroad and faced with new & exciting adventures, meeting…