From Ancient Dagobas to Rooftop Bars

October 20, 2017 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Special Interest, Sri Lanka, Travel

Travelers to Sri Lanka will be stunned by the country’s rich architectural heritage, such as the Cultural Triangle – the crucible of early Sinhalese civilization – which began in the cities of Anuradhapura and Polonnaruwa where imposing monuments are a compelling reminder of a bygone age.

Cambodia’s Capital Secrets

June 30, 2017 by | Filed Under: Cambodia, Culture

Phnom Penh, Cambodia’s historic capital and a booming urban landscape, is rooted in the past but blooming into an enviable dining and nightlife center.

The Strand Hotel Shines in New Splendour

February 10, 2017 by | Filed Under: Luxury Tourism, Myanmar

The Strand has been an institution in Yangon since 1901, when the Sarkies Brothers turned the one time horse stable into one of Asia’s most luxurious colonial era hotels. The hotel is located in historic downtown Yangon facing the river on Strand Road.

Mike’s Meanders: Sri Lanka Chapter 5

Different environments inspire different accommodations. Sri Lanka has many distinctive choices all with legendary hospitality.

Phuket’s History is the Thai Connection to Europe

June 15, 2016 by | Filed Under: Special Interest, Thailand, Travel

Thailand has a lot to offer visitors interested in European heritage in SE Asia. Kanchanaburi, Phuket and Chanthaburi all have hidden gems of history.