Travel Archive

Saudi Arabia to open luxury beach resort where women can wear bikinis instead of burkhas

Saudi Arabia is known for its extremely conservative outlook and laws towards women and women’s dress, but it seems there might soon be some respite. Going by recent reports, the country’s new heir to the throne Prince

Did you know that Colombia has an ‘all-inclusive sex resort’?

Who wouldn’t want to take a break from all the hustle-bustle of everyday work and go MIA for two days? Even better, imagine leaving all your worries behind and getting to live in a luxury resort, no

Pay to stay behind bars! Thailand has a new prison-themed hotel

People may love the luxuries of a five-star hotel but for those who like it edgy and different, there’s a lot more fun in staying at some of the world’s weirdest hotels. So, though as a (hopefully)

The Palatial Wonderland: On the bend of the Machhu river in Wankaner, two palaces take you to a rich royal past

What’s the first thing which comes to mind when we are talking about an Indian palace? In all probability, the royal residences of Rajasthan — their robust sandstone walls, latticed windows and vibrant frescoes. But, unknown to

The Village by the Sea: The tiny village of Tai O in Hong Kong still clings to its ties with the ocean

Away from the frenzy of Kowloon and Central, Lantau Island is where Hong Kong takes a breath and slows its pace. Tightly packed lanes and towering high-rises gradually give way to forest-covered mountains and coastal vistas. On