Family fun at the Southwest Louisiana Mardi Gras in Lake Charles

Southwest Louisiana Mardi Gras: Family-friendly Carnival

 Overview: “Mardi Gras . . . Mardi Gras . . . Mardi Gras.” We all know of that wild New Orleans event that takes over the town, full of booze and crazy time had…

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Visiting the Bibi ka Maqbara in Aurangabad, Southern India

The Bibi Ka Maqbara – A twin of the Taj

I was not aware that the Taj Mahal had a twin until I came across this blog post about the Bibi Ka Maqbara. Located in Aurangabad, Southern India, you’d be forgiven…

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25 bits of great advice before visiting New Zealand

25 Things To Know Before Visiting New Zealand

 Overview: Visiting New Zealand is high on almost every bucket list, and even if you have been, I’m sure you’ll want to go back! Great advice before you travel to New…

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The Island of Moorea in the South Pacific

Is Moorea just for honeymooners?

 Overview: Moorea, a beautiful island located next to Tahiti, is what I always imagined a tropical paradise to be like. Jungle-covered mountains, turquoise lagoons and endless beaches. Too bad that,…

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Driving to the edge of the world

Welcome to the Edge Of The World

The Edge of the World! I’d never heard of this place, but then again, I haven’t heard about many travelling sites in Saudi Arabia, which is what makes The Pink…

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Visiting Latvia

Visiting Gauja National Park from Riga, Latvia

I’ll be honest and confess that I hadn’t heard of Gauja National Park until I came across this blog while searching for content in Latvia but now have it as…

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Visit Colmar, a beautiful town in Alsace

An introduction to Colmar

 Overview: Colmar is one of the well-known gems of Alsace, the region of France that borders Germany. It’s rumoured to have inspired the setting for Beauty and the Beast but whether or…

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Visit the Dolomites

Six Days in the Dolomites – stunning Italian mountains

 Overview: Often confused with the Italian Alps, The Dolomites are actually their own small mountain range (albeit it connected to The Alps) located in Northen Italy. Famous for their characteristically steep…

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Mysteries of the Jagannath Temple and Rath Yatra

8 Mysteries of Jagannath Temple, Puri

 Overview: I wasn’t familiar with the Jagannath Temple before reading this post, now I am, and I’m fascinated by it.  It comes from Voyager, a top travel blog from Indian…

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Milk Baby Scam Siem Reap

Be aware: Siem Reap’s “Milk for the baby” scam

Siem Reap is wonderful, the people are fascinating; the nightlife has a great buzz and of course the place to stay while visiting the temples of Angkor Wat which are…

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