Foot binding – also referred to as “Lotus feet” is the practice of applying painfully tight wrapping or ‘binding’ to the feet of very young girls to cease further growth. What is Foot binding? The feet have also been called…

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You swipe the magnetic strip of your door key flush to the lock, a grinding noise ensues followed by the sheer elation of green lights flashing. You pull the handle down and swing open the door to what is essentially…

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My bike wheels clung precariously to the side of the mountain as Bolivian truck drivers skimmed past with bull-dozing ease. Centimetres stood between Yungas Death Road, me and a sheer drop of more than 200 meters as the settling dust…

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It’s a true fact that; travel bloggers sure can spin a tale. We have stockpiled stories, from accounts of stunning beauty to hilarity and despair. We talk about food, music, meeting strangers and modes of transportation. We share insider tips…

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When looking at a map and following the creases of expanding and ever-changing borders; running your fingertips down cascading valleys and scaling vertical mountain range inclines to finally rest your finger on China; you see it is truly massive. Stretching…

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