Legendary Love Stories of Asia for Valentine’s Day.

Legendary Love Stories of Asia for Valentine’s Day.

A Selection of Asian Love Stories and Symbols of Love from around Asia Folk stories have entertained and educated every nation, every tribe, around the world since the beginning of time. Some speak of heroes, some of villains, but more often than not, they speak of love. The renowned American writer, Richard Bach, once said, […]

Lending a Helping Hand: Ecolodges Indonesia, Planting the Trees for the Planet to Breath and local communities to survive during the current crisis

Lending a Helping Hand: Ecolodges Indonesia, Planting the Trees for the Planet to Breath and local communities to survive during the current crisis

Even though the economy worldwide has been slowing down or even frozen in some parts, but all our hearts do not stop. In a small part of this world, the team at Rimba Ecolodges is still trying so hard to survive and to protect wildlife and nature. It is definitely NOT an easy mission with […]

6 Famous Ghost Stories from Around Asia

6 Famous Ghost Stories from Around Asia

 Night Creatures from Asia’s Folklore It is the spooky season once again! Halloween was once a tradition only really celebrated in the United States, however in recent years it has become an international event with people decorating their homes for the whole of the month of October, having Halloween parades, dressing up and trick or […]

Nyepi: Bali’s New Year’s Day of Complete Silence

Nyepi: Bali’s New Year’s Day of Complete Silence

This year, the Balinese celebration of Nyepi (Day of Silence) commemorating Isakawarsa (Saka new year) fell on Wednesday, March 25th. The main purpose of Nyepi Day is to pray for the purification of humanity, earth, and the universe, something very much needed during this time. Leading up towards Nyepi Day important ceremonies are held in […]