travel

KUPANG

The city is built on chalky coral. Right up to the highest areas you will find traces of it. But that doesn’t mean everything in Kupang is tough or difficult. You can also find grace and peace here.

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LONDON

London has a different
What better way to explore London’s culture, cuisine and communities than through its myriad markets?

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In Love With Prague

If you were asked to design a theme-park town for St Valentine’s Day, you might think of twisted Gothic spires and Renaissance palaces fit for a princess.

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North Halmahera

Things are sometimes not what they seem in Halmahera. The great cone of Mt Mamuya looms like a gigantic pyramid behind Tobelo town, looking like a picture-perfect volcanic backdrop.

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Baubau

I arrive at Betoambari Airport in Baubau just before midday after a flight from Makassar that took less than an hour. If travelling by sea, the distance between the two cities can be covered in half a day.

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Kumano Kodo

The trails of Japan’s revitalised Kumano Kodo once carried pilgrims devoted to nature worship. Today they transport hikers through a mystical land of hot springs, soaring cascades and sacred shrines.

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