How to prepare for your summer holiday

With summer now well and truly under way, you must already be looking forward to that well-deserved break from the grind. We all have our…

8 reasons why you should visit Lisbon

Situated on the Atlantic coast at the mouth of the river Tagus is Lisbon; the capital of Portugal. It is one of the oldest cities…

Lambastadir Guesthouse

One of our favorite stops on the Golden Circle was Lambastadir Guesthouse. This quaint farm stay residence is located just outside Selfoss (a 45 minute…

Dindi – Southeast India’s Secret Backwaters

When one thinks of backwaters in India, Kerala is usually the name that comes to mind. But did you know that the eastern coast of…

12 day Sri Lanka adventure itinerary

Being from India, a trip to our southern neighbor seemed like a logical choice. Despite its proximity, we were surprised by the difference in culture,…

Hillside Eden – a Balinese mountain getaway

Our first experience of Balinese hospitality was the exclusive Hillside Eden in north-central Bali. Tucked away among dense tropical forests of this little visited part…

Underneath the Mango Tree – not your usual …

One must be very careful in using the term “resort” to describe Underneath the Mango Tree (UTMT). This boutique luxury hotel located in the tiny…