Beyond the Sights and Tourist Attractions – The Most Fascinating Festivals Around Asia (Part 1)

Beyond the Sights and Tourist Attractions – The Most Fascinating Festivals Around Asia (Part 1)

Stepping Beyond the Usual Tourist Trails Do you want to add a truly local twist to your next holiday? Dive deep into the fun and vibrancy of the destinations and cultures you visit on your holiday travels by experiencing and celebrating their unique festivals. Asia offers a distinctive cultural experience from destination to destination, where […]

Magic, Witch Doctors and Shamanic Rituals Around Asia

Magic, Witch Doctors and Shamanic Rituals Around Asia

Destination Spiritual Wellness – Shamanism for Power and Healing Shamanism has been practiced in societies and cultures all over the world in myriad forms for thousands of years. At its core, Shamanism is about seeking wisdom and knowledge, and interpreting the voices of the natural world for the benefit and general good of the community. […]

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 […]

Time to Go Back to Bali

Time to Go Back to Bali

With the rainy season over and Mount Agung calm once more, there’s never been a better time to visit Bali. More than just a picture-perfect beach destination, Bali also has a rich heritage and a cultural side you should get to know better. Keep these suggestions in mind as you plan your next trip to […]