East of Flores, the islands of the Alor Archipelago are some of the least explored in all of Indonesia. We set sail on the Seven Seas luxury schooner to discover some of the world’s best dive sites and ancient animist cultures.
Sydney has the one magnificent advantage lauded by real estate agents: location, location, location. The city spreads around a series of convoluted bays, indentations, and coastal cliffs and beaches, and it could hardly be easier to explore on foot..
On Sumatra’s far southern tip, Bandar Lampung is the gateway to magical wildlife experiences and tranquil white, sandy beaches.
Dubai’s romance is best witnessed on a morning seaplane ride. First, the Cessna’s engines are gunned up The Creek. Fifty years ago
Known as ‘The Spirit of Java’ and celebrating its 274th anniversary this year, Solo has much to offer for the young and young at heart.
Nagoya is a mighty, modern metropolis but scratch beneath the high-gloss surface of one of Japan’s biggest cities and a rich yesteryear is waiting to be explored.
Istanbul, the world’s seventh-biggest city, belies its reputation as a perpetually bustling place to visit. While the Mediterranean summer draws the crowds, the milder spring and autumn offer their own palette of colours and flavours, and the cooler winter is ideal for pipinghot street food.
In less than two hours, you can fly from the bustle of Jakarta to the fringe of Sebangau in Kalimantan, Indonesian Borneo, world-famous for its orangutans. Stephanie Brookes takes an exotic river journey. (more…)
The 2016 Olympic Games ran last month from August 5 to 21 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Nearly 11,000 of the world’s best athletes competed in 42 sports, doing their best to represent their countries and bring home the gold.