Taiwan – Growing Appreciation for Indigenous Cuisine

Taiwan – Growing Appreciation for Indigenous Cuisine

Despite Taiwan’s Austronesian past and unique food culture, it is surprising that visitors to Taipei cannot sample the country’s earliest cuisine in style. Taiwan’s Indigenous people have a long and proud tradition of essentially slow-cooked food that emphasizes seasonal and organic ingredients – quite in line with the foodie movement currently in vogue. But you […]

Mystical Ladakh

Mystical Ladakh

A land of fascination & wonder Set against a backdrop of striking mountains and dotted with Tibetan Buddhist monasteries, Ladakh is a magical land steeped in traditional culture and customs. In this harsh environment, road passings are closed from October to May, yet the local communities have found a way to thrive thanks to self-sufficient […]