Category: Travel tips

Jul 02

Top Spas of 2018: Ritz Carlton Langkawi

The Ritz Carlton property is a tropical resort that really perfects the sense of place. Rather than a singular massive hotel it is a series of buildings, villas and bungalows spread out over a large forested coastline. Golf carts are abundant to help guests cover ground quickly and we were ferried to the spa immediately …

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Jun 13

How to get from Jakarta International airport to the city center

  Soekarno Hatta International Airport is the main one serving the capital city of Jakarta. This is one of the busiest airports of the world with more than 40 million passengers transiting every year. 

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Jun 07

Museums around the world worth traveling for

  Museums to us can be a real boom or bust experience. Sometimes you find a great and interesting collection, other times the place doesn’t live up to the hype.  These are the best collections we have found, often free, but more importantly an engaging and well timed lay out  that make a visit informative …

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Apr 07

San Juan Capistrano: California’s most beautiful mission

  This centerpiece of Orange County in Southern California and the renowned home of architectural wonders and the famous swallow birds is a site not to miss. Set in the former mission hills and valleys it is a timeless compound full of centuries old artwork, modern displays and unique architecture. The setting is the small …

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