Arts & Culture

A revelation for the soul as you visit the magnificent museums, splendid art exhibitions & lively festivals. 

Understanding The Geisha Of Japan

Geisha are professional entertainers highly skilled in traditional arts, singing, playing the shamisen (traditional Japanese musical instrument), communication, and dancing. “Gei” means “art”, while “sha” means “person”.   They wear bright red lipstick, and notably wear elaborate kimono (Japanese traditional clothing), and oshiroi makeup (thick white facial makeup). They often wear a fully styled wig […]

Top Things To Do In Santa Fe, New Mexico

Santa Fe is the capital of the US state of New Mexico sitting in the shadow of a mountain range. It abounds with Spanish colonial and native Indian structures. Brimming with art venues, Santa Fe is an attractive destination for visitors cherishing outdoor and indoor activities.     Known as “The City Different” among the […]

15 Attractions to Visit in Macau

Macau’s unique blend of progressive Chinese culture with a dash of exotic Portuguese flavour has allowed this cosmopolitan Chinese area to become an increasingly popular destination amongst tourists. Millions of people flock to the glitzy and glamorous ‘Vegas of the East’ to take a seat at the poker table, push pennies in the slot machines […]

Osaka Castle in Japan – All You Need to Know

If you’re travelling to Osaka in Japan, visiting Osaka Castle should be at the top of your to-do list.    Here’s why!    This spectacular oriental-style castle located in the Chuo-ku ward of Osaka is not just a magnificent sight for tourists. Its intricate architecture and tranquil atmosphere are pretty good reasons alone to visit. […]