Travel to India, a vast and splendid land of divergent cultures and cuisines – or, as Paul William Roberts would say, to the “empire of the soul.” We’ll [...]


Bhutan, the Land of the Thunder Dragon, is the only Vajrayana Buddhist nation in the world, perched high in the Himalayas. Bhutan has developed the philosophy of “Gross National Happiness” where [...]


Imagine walking through a 130 million year old primary forest teeming with gigantic sky-scraping trees, full of an abundant array of ficus, fern, flowers and fungi while [...]


Situated in Southeast Asia and Oceania, Indonesia is a diverse archipelago comprised of approximately 17,508 islands and a population of 238 million, nearly two-thirds the size of US. There are hundreds of [...]

Myanmar ( Burma )

Isolated from the rest of the world for more than three decades, Myanmar (also known as Burma) is located in Southeast Asia and bordered by China, Thailand, India, Laos and Bangladesh. Burma remains one of the [...]


Situated in South East Asia, Cambodia is located in the southern portion of the Indochina peninsula. It is bordered by Thailand to the west, Laos to the north, and Vietnam to the east. With a population of [...]


Vietnam's history is one of war and colonization as well as rebellion and resistance. They have been occupied by China multiple times in the country's long history, and by France as recently as the early 20th [...]