Coastline, Sestri Levante

A long weekend in Liguria

It's been a while since I was in Liguria. Almost a year in fact. But I still vividly remember its beautiful coastline and the rusticity

Harbour in Grebbestad in Bohuslan, West Sweden

48 hours in Bohuslän, West Sweden

On a surprisingly warm weekend in October this year, I took my mother for a short break to Bohuslän in West Sweden. It's a part of the


Kayaking in Durban, South Africa

November: Get active in Durban

Cape Town and Johannesburg are the most obvious destinations to visit in South Africa but why not look east and explore KwaZulu-Natal and its capital Durban? November is


Playing mahjong in Cultural Park, Chengdu, China

July: Sip tea in Chengdu’s parks

The beginning of July signals the height of summer for most people. In Chengdu, you're not just contending with the sweltering heat which, at around

Chengdu apps logos

Six of the best free apps to help you navigate Chengdu

At more than 12 thousand square kilometres, Chengdu is big enough to be mind-boggling. I spent some two months in this sizeable city earlier this year