For the rich and footloose, a truly long-distance adventure.
Does where we choose to sleep when we travel say something meaningful about us, or nothing at all? PortMoresby thinks it does & shares her own choices over the years.
Professor Abe visits an impressive collections of Buddha statues. They are over a thousand years old and lost until rediscovered in the 1920s.
DrFumblefinger visits Gal Vihara, the amazing group of rock carvings in the medieval city of Polonorruwa. These beautifully detailed works are almost 900 years old.
DrFumblefinger enjoyed this small celebration which caused a traffic jam in the small Rajasthani city of Jojawar.
DrFumblefinger spots some grey lemur monkeys while on a road trip in Sri Lanka.
What's a monkey to do when thirsty and there's no running water nearby?
Professor Abe's Pic of the Day shows the process of drying fish in Sri Lanka. Dried fish are a popular in Sri Lankan cuisine.
DrFumblefinger shares some of the scenery he enjoyed while driving through Sri Lanka's mountainous tea country.
A major new dig in a remote area between Tajikistan and Afghanistan reveals over 4,000 years of history.
DrFumblefinger shares some photos he took from his rear window perch while driving through Sri Lanka's central mountainous reigon.
Gumbo was visiting the ancient city of Polonnaruwa in Sri Lanka. The city dates to the 11th century and contains some beautifully preserved ruins and art.
DrFumblefinger and his tour group visit a shelter for boys in Delhi. Designed to help street kids have a safe home and rebuild their lives, we were impressed with what we saw.
DrFumblefinger visits the St. Clair tea center in the central Highlands of Sri Lanka.
Gumbo was visiting the tomb of Emperor Humayun in Delhi. Said to be a fusion of Indian and Persian architectural styles, it was the first garden-tomb to be built in the country.