Egypt – A museum rises!

Egypt – A museum rises!

EGYPT A museum rises!   Eternal Egypt seems to be setting new standards in, well, eternity. Since construction work on the Grand Egyptian Museum in Cairo began in 2005, amateur archaeologists and Egypt enthusiasts have been waiting for what feels like an eternity...
Uzbekistan – The ‘Feel Good’ Dance

Uzbekistan – The ‘Feel Good’ Dance

UZBEKISTAN The ‘Feel Good’ Dance Lazgi is the dance with a feel-good factor, making you feel a joie de vivre or zest for life.  Lazgi Dance is the most famous dance of Uzbekistan’s Khorezm province. It is a dance full of fiery passion, performed by...
Bhutan – Authentic Culture

Bhutan – Authentic Culture

BHUTAN Authentic Culture   While Bhutan is one of the smallest countries in the world, the diversity and richness of its culture is profound. The cultural authenticity of Bhutan stems from its long period of uninterrupted isolation from the rest of the world....
Indonesia – Borobudur at Sunrise

Indonesia – Borobudur at Sunrise

INDONESIA Borobudur at Sunrise Borobudur in Java, Indonesia is one of the greatest Buddhist monuments in the world, and was built in the 8th and 9th centuries AD during the reign of the Syailendra Dynasty. Evidence suggests that the temple was abandoned following the...
Uzbekistan – Small is Beautiful

Uzbekistan – Small is Beautiful

UZBEKISTAN Small is Beautiful   Perseverance, extraordinary patience, a steady hand, keen eyesight and boundless imagination – just some of the many attributes required to master the art of miniature painting. While travelling in Uzbekistan, you can visit...