Asia

Asia

A Conversation with Freya Dowson

Freya Dowson is a UK-based photographer who has photographed and travelled all over the world. We spoke to her about how her career got...

Singapore: The Lion City

When I exit Changi Airport and head for the city, I dive into warm, humid air. This is when I realize I am in...

Capturing a Lasting Legacy: The While I’m Here Project

“A hero is someone who does something extraordinary. I’m just doing ordinary things.” “The most important thing, I believe, is what I’m doing now...

Cigarettes & Ojeks: The Road to Mount Bromo

The edge of the crater stretched out before me and disappeared into the afternoon haze. With no promise of the trail being passable at...

Inside Myanmar’s Monasteries

Traditions still stand strong in Myanmar’s countryside, which has so far been relatively untouched by the outside world. Myanmar is often seen as one...

5 Things To Do on Poya Days in Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka’s ancient city Anuradhapura is a must on any itinerary, but it is particularly special during a full moon Poya Day. Two hundred...

Finding Zen, Part Two: Bali

A fake world met them at the airport in Bali. Or, at least, that’s what it felt like. They’d left Kamala in Kathmandu, the goodbye...

Finding Zen, Part One: Nepal

Chaos greeted them at the airport in Nepal. Baggage was thrown haphazardly into a pile and entire families waited for their loved ones outside...

Your Guide to Exploring Singapore

Singapore — a city with a reputation for cleanliness and innovation. But if you reach beyond first impressions, you’ll discover the island offers much...