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The Ten Best Places to See Wildlife in Asia

It’s true that illegal logging, poachers and globalization are all taking their unfortunate toll on lush Asian terrain and the wildlife it houses. However, many sanctuaries and national parks are doing their part to rehabilitate endangered species and reintroduce them into the wild, as well as to establish eco-tourism adventures. And with so many refuges […]

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The private beach at the InterContinental Sanya.

Resort Review: InterContinental Sanya

Our Review: The InterContinental Sanya is a relatively new entrant into the crowded Hainan resort market. While most of the international five-star resorts in Sanya are situated on the picturesque Yalong Bay, the InterContinental is all by itself on the Luhuitou Peninsula, about 15 minutes outside of Sanya City. This is a mixed blessing, as […]

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Ten Destinations Off the Beaten Path in Asia

Asia is a vast continent with a seemingly endless variety of cultures and destinations waiting to be explored by intrepid travelers. The number of destinations on the continent that are truly remote, however, is dwindling each year as the economic rise of the continent gives way to better infrastructures and an increasing amount of intra-continent […]

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Volunteering Abroad: Top Five Destinations

Going abroad to volunteer is a great way to both see the world and help those less fortunate at the same time. For a fee, which usually includes a significant donation to the host NGO, travelers will have accommodation, food, transportation and be able to spend their time volunteering on causes that are dear to […]

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Tips for Business Travelers to China

China has long been a huge market for manufacturing industries, but with its rapid economic ascent the country is also becoming a new hot spot for tertiary economic activities as well. This means business travel to China is more likely for a wider range of business travelers than ever before. Traveling to China, however, is […]

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The Ten Busiest Airports in the World

Each year hundreds of millions of travelers take to the skies, but some airports are a bit busier than others. The following is a list of the world’s ten busiest airports by passenger traffic with some information on the airports themselves and the cities in which they reside. The data is from Airports Council International […]

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A Four-Week Trip on the Trans-Siberian Railway

Few journeys evoke the reverence that the Trans-Siberian Railway does. Stretching across the great expanse of Russia, the classic route begins in Moscow and makes its way over nine thousand kilometers to the eastern port of Vladivostok, on the cold shores of the Pacific. The idea of spending a week on a train through the […]

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Travel Guide to Beijing and its Attractions

Beijing, a multi-faceted metropolis and the capital of the People’s Republic of China presents a striking kaleidoscope of contrasts. As the seat of power for the communist political command, Beijing still retains the imperial glory of its bygone era and at the same time flaunts its power as a modern global city. The museums, temples […]

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