Where to see the golden forests of Asia this autumn

Where to see the golden forests of Asia this autumn

IT seems like only yesterday the cherry blossoms of Japan were filling Instagram feeds with shades of white, pink, and purple.  But spring has sprung into summer and turned those pink leaves bronze-green and soon enough autumn will transform forests

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Where is the world’s least punctual airport?

Where is the world’s least punctual airport?

INDONESIA is home to at least 76 airports that are tasked to connect international travelers to the country as well as its population of more than 261.1 million people. However, for a destination that is widely regarded as an emerging market

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The Chinese Embassy thinks the US is not safe, warns tourists

The Chinese Embassy thinks the US is not safe, warns tourists

CHINA is discouraging its citizens from traveling to the US by posting a notice listing the types of crimes in the country. “Shooting, robbery, and theft are frequent,” the Chinese Embassy notice read. Travelers were also told to “be alert to

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Ladies, find your perfect flying outfit formula

Ladies, find your perfect flying outfit formula

JEANS and a T-shirt aren’t going to cut it on a long-haul flight unless you want to be super uncomfortable.  If you’re not up in first or business class, you won’t be given an ultra-soft cotton sleeper suit, flatbed and memory

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#WorldCup: Go-Jek driver saves three years’ salary to achieve dream

#WorldCup: Go-Jek driver saves three years’ salary to achieve dream

JAKARTA motorbike taxi driver Roy Sunandar has fulfilled the dream of millions of Indonesians: to attend the World Cup. In a series of Instagram posts that have gone viral in the country of more than 260 million, Roy showed himself

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How UAE is planning to ‘steal’ Antartica’s icebergs

How UAE is planning to ‘steal’ Antartica’s icebergs

THE UAE is facing a serious water scarcity problem, with one of the highest per capita water consumption rates in the world (about 550 liters per day). However, with less than four inches of rain per year, combined with insufficient

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These snacks will save you from boredom eating when traveling

These snacks will save you from boredom eating when traveling

THE ESSENCE OF BOREDOM by William L. Mikulas and Stephen J. Vodanovich defines boredom as “a state of relatively low arousal and dissatisfaction, which is attributed to an inadequately stimulating situation.” Essentially, it is the fancy way of saying boredom occurs when

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Discover the Unesco-certified ‘hidden’ Christian sites in Japan

Discover the Unesco-certified ‘hidden’ Christian sites in Japan

UNESCO has decided to add a dozen Christian locations in parts of southern Japan to its World Heritage list. According to the organization, the sites “bear unique testimony to a cultural tradition nurtured by hidden Christians in the Nagasaki region

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