The Good Life in Batticaloa

Enjoy the good life at this homestay in Sri Lanka with a local Tamil family, whose hospitality and generosity will remind you that travel is not about the sights, but about the people.

Recreating the Historic Spice Trade of Ceylon

April 17, 2017 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Culinary, Sri Lanka

The history of the spice trade is integral to the culture and cuisine of modern day Sri Lanka. Here is a tour to see and taste the secrets of Sri Lanka’s savory curry mixes.

Exciting New Tour from Bangkok to Kuiburi National Park

February 10, 2017 by | Filed Under: Adventure Travel, Authentic Experiences, Thailand

This new 5-day tour incorporates wild elephant encounters and responsible travel to an animal rescue center. Along the way there is cultural immersion in Thai markets and a relaxing beach resort.

Touring Undiscovered Temples Near Vientiane

September 8, 2016 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Culture, Laos

Here are some ideas on how to explore the secrets of this laid back capital city involving taste buds, lively night markets and scenic riverside temples.

Jaffna Foodie Tour

August 5, 2016 by | Filed Under: Culinary, Sri Lanka

This might be the best and certainly most delicious way to tour around Jaffna, Sri Lanka: meet genuine people in their homes over delicious food.