"Islands"

Cross Antarctica on foot

One hundred years ago, Ernest Shackleton and his crew of 27 attempted to cross Antarctica on foot from Weddell Sea to Ross Sea by way of crossing the South Pole. ...

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Explore the country that Tolkien ...

Hey, Lord of the Rings fans, enough cosplaying and online theories to see if Gandalf really did plan on having eagles fly the ring to Mount Doom; it’s time to make ...

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Kyoto…not to be missed!

Kyoto, Japan has been named the top travel destination in the world by readers of Travel + Leisure magazine in the US. In the 19th edition of the publication’s annual poll of ...

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The Brando on the private ...

On the 10th anniversary of Marlon Brando’s death, a dream to develop his private island sanctuary in French Polynesia has come true, with the doors to his eco-friendly resort opening ...

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Food, drums and dance in ...

For such a small place, Carriacou sure has a lot of culture. Officially a part of Grenada, the “land of reefs” is just 33 square kilometers in size and home to ...

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Grenada

Grenada is a small nation that it consists of three islands: Grenada, Carriacou, and Petit Martinique. Grenada is by far the largest of the three, with a width of 18 ...

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Ile Lavezzi, a damned archipelago ...

This little explored archipelago is in the Strait of Bonifacio that separates Corsica from Sardinia and boasts a number of secluded beaches and coves. They are relative easy to access ...

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Bonifacio

Bonifacio enjoys a superbly isolated location at Corsica’s southernmost point, a narrow peninsula of dazzling white limestone creating a town site unlike any other. The much-photographed haute ville, a maze ...

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Phuket Sunshine Village into the ...

Well away from the sunset cocktail bars and five-star resorts of Phuket there are untold stories of families in struggle. When families are burdened by poverty, illness, addiction or abuse, ...

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Punta Cana

On the easternmost tip of the island, 211 km east of Santo Domingo, is Punta Cana, known for its 30 km of white-sand beaches and clear waters, Punta Cana and ...

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