Sri Lanka – Island of Dharma

 

Just off the coast of India is the beautiful island nation of Sri Lanka, brimming with beautiful beaches, lush tea plantations, exotic wildlife and aromatic spices, plus plenty of ancient ruins to boot. This week’s video pick is an inspirational short film showcasing all the different sides of Sri Lanka that make it such a tempting destination, be it its colourful culture and religion, sun-kissed beaches, grinning locals or verdant landscapes – it’s a place you simply won’t want to leave.

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Doorways to the world

  They say adventure and discovery awaits around every corner, whether it is travelling down a previously untrodden trail, passing through an unopened door or experiencing a destination from a different perspective. In this week’s photo showcase Ann Amies has … Continue reading

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Different views of Petra

  If I ask you to picture the country of Jordan, I can almost guarantee that one particular image will spring to mind, says Emma McInnes. An image of one of the New 7 Wonders of the World, of a UNESCO … Continue reading

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Bhutan: Kingdom of the Thunder Dragon

  Step into a world of fluttering prayer flags, white washed fortresses, hilltop monasteries, robe-clad monks, hospitable charm and spectacular landscapes in this week’s video pick. This wonderful short film by Charles Lanceplaine allows you to take a walk on … Continue reading

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The Best of the West

  Home to beautiful national parks, striking landscapes and vibrant cities, the western states of America have plenty offer travellers on the road – but where to start? From the incredible rock formations of Arches National Park, seemingly never-ending landscape of the … Continue reading

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