Corner Towers of the Forbidden City

At each corners of the walls surrounding the Forbidden City, you will find 4 towers that resemble Chinese temples. These are far from being any religious building. These towers were constructed as defence facilities alongside the lofty walls, the gigantic gate towers and the moat. Built in the 1420 during Yongle Emperor’s reign, they are

A Guide to Flores Island

Most people who travels to Indonesia would often visit Bali and Java. Some would even venture to Lombok or the Gili Islands. However, there is this huge chunk of an island that has always intrigued me to visit. It is called the Flores Island. This place has been in my travel list for quite some

Small Town of Nong Khiaw

Most people who has traveled into Laos will praise its beauty and tranquility. Well known cities like Vientiane, Luang Prabang and Vang Vieng usually comes to mind. However, very few has heard of the village of Nong Khiaw. If you are keen on off beaten trails like me, Nong Khiaw is a great place to

Views from Mount Phousi

Mount Phousi is a must see attraction when visiting Luang Prabang. Located right in the heart of the city between the rivers of Mekong and Nam Khan, Mount Phousi stands majestically at a height of 100m. As the highest point in town, it boasts the town’s famous and favourite panoramic view. Tons of tourists flock

The Waterfalls of Kuang Si

The Kuang Si waterfalls is the highlight of Luang Prabang. The iconic photo that dominates the internet search for Luang Prabang is indeed Kuang Si. Located about 25km south of the town, Kuang Si is loved by all. Its iconic turquoise blue pools are so gorgeous and mesmerizing, it’s hard to take your eyes away

Gorgeous Sunsets of Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang is well known for its slow paced lifestyle and spiritual nourishment. It also boasts a fantastic place to enjoy sunsets. The small scale of the town allows visitors to walk the streets, enjoy a bite while indulging in the surroundings by foot or bicycle. Quiet throughout the day, Luang Prabang not only relaxes

A Guide to Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang is a town situated in northern Laos at the confluence of the Nam Khan and Mekong River, was once the ancient royal capital and the center of Buddhism. It may be a place associated with many legends but most importantly it was the birthplace of countless Lao rituals and the origin of a

Early Morning in Pyongyang

Some of the most magical times of the day are early mornings when the world is still waking up. It is serene, peaceful, calm and it goes well with a nice cup of tea too. Pyongyang is not your usual place for landscape photography but that wasn’t the case when I was there. Pyongyang is