Category Archives: Rural/CountrySide

Festival February

Is the festival season in India gone? Ask anyone and they’ll say – Yes. Is Diwali gone? — long ago; Dusshera? – yup; Christmas – gone. But wait, the festivities are just beginning for tourists…

10 Best Vantage Points in Hong Kong

With its dramatic waterfront setting, hilly terrain, and dazzling skyline, Hong Kong is nothing if not picturesque. But there’s much more to see in this thrilling metropolis than its iconic city center, like 260 islands, gorgeous hiking…

Living the Village Life in Italy

Is the fate of many unique, virtually abandoned villages in the unknown corner of Abruzzo sealed? Not if Swedish-Italian millionaire Daniele Kihlgren can help it. In 1999, a solitary motorbike trip proved to be a…