Continents · Southeast Asia

The Funeral Rituals of Tana Toraja.

In the Province of South Sulawesi lies the Indonesian cultural hub of Tana Toraja.  Clinging onto tradition for hundreds of years, the country’s culture is at its most prominent in this region.  With a boom in tourism sweeping Indonesia, particularly the island of Bali, it seems surprising (and such a shame) that Sulawesi is still an uncommon destination on… Continue reading The Funeral Rituals of Tana Toraja.

Africa · Continents

Cape Verde’s Island of Boa Vista

Fortunately for the natives of Cabo Verde, tourism to the West African cluster of islands has seen a boom in the past 5 years, obviously improving their economic situation.  When we first visited the desert island of Boa Vista in 2014, aside from the number of active volcanoes present, one of the only erected establishment… Continue reading Cape Verde’s Island of Boa Vista

Continents · Europe

Snowdonia National Park favourites.

Hiking Mount Snowdon Standing at 1,085m high, Mount Snowdon is the highest peak in Wales, which can be easily understood as you stand on the summit with a 360 degree views of Snowdonia National Park and the Northwest coast of Wales. The Llanberis trail is the most commercial route to the summit, with an average… Continue reading Snowdonia National Park favourites.

Continents · Europe

Welcome to the Isle of Wight

Summer doesn’t need to be over just yet, Britain! Boasting the self-acclaimed title of “the sunniest place in the UK”, the Isle of Wight is likely to experience mild weather right up until November this year, so don’t pack away your flip-flops and sunglasses just yet.  A surprisingly short and direct journey from anywhere on mainland… Continue reading Welcome to the Isle of Wight

Caribbean · Continents

“Where should I go on holiday?” “Jamaica.”

With Kingston in the southeast of the island, but the popular holiday resorts scattered along the north coast between Montego Bay and Ocho Rios, planning a trip to Jamaica can seem overcomplicated to organise.  Although I try to make a point of always visiting a country’s capital city, Jamaica’s identity and culture is so rich and prominent… Continue reading “Where should I go on holiday?” “Jamaica.”