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Rajasthan in pictures

Rajasthan in pictures

With its rich colours, friendly people, over-populated cities and stunning countryside, India is a photographer’s paradise, and nowhere more so than Rajasthan. As you wander through the state’s pastel-coloured cities and labyrinthine bazaars you’ll be presented with endless photo opportunities, whilst the wonderful rural villages provide an opportunity to meet the locals and experience a more »

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Luang Prabang

City life: 10 amazing photos of Asian cities

Often when we think of photography we picture amazing wildlife shots and epic landscapes, but cities provide so many great photo opportunities too, with the chance to capture intricate architecture and locals going about their daily lives. We’ve collected together some of the best photos of our favourite Asian cities to inspire your next holiday. more »

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First-time China

China for a first-timer

Despite being the third largest country in the world, we’ve always seen China as something of an enigmatic kingdom. From the seemingly infinite 4,000-mile-long Great Wall which features on bucket lists worldwide, to the rice terraces in Longsheng and Chengdu’s charming pandas, there is simply so much to explore. We recently sent our Asia specialist more »

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Ninh Binh caves

Ninh Binh: where time stops still

The first image that comes to mind when you picture Vietnam is usually the famous Halong Bay – with its strikingly beautiful landscape of limestone islets and emerald waters, it is not surprising that it features at the top of every traveller’s bucket list. However, here our Asia Specialist Chloe tells us why she thinks more »

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One week in Asia…is it possible?

We’re often asked if one week is enough time for a city/beach holiday combo in Asia. Usually, with the long flights and time differences we would say no…longer is better, BUT there is an exception – Malaysia! With direct flights with British Airways and Malaysia Airlines, you can fly overnight from Heathrow and be in more »

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Top 10 things to see in Burma

Off-limits for years but now back on every intrepid traveller’s wish-list, Burma (now known as Myanmar) lies in the heart of Asia and is one of the most culturally rich countries in the world.

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