Herbert Nitsch: The Deepest Man On Earth

World record holder freediver, Herbert Nitsch is also called “the Deepest Man on Earth”. He received this prestigious title when he set the world record for freediving in the No Limit discipline at the incredible depth of 214 metres (702 feet) in 2007. He can hold his breath for … Continue reading
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10 of the Most Inspiring Drone Travel Videos

When they’re not delivering your parcels or your fast food, personal drones have another great use – that is, they make excellent cameramen. For proof, just have a look at these 10 inspiring drone travel videos. From the glaciers of Iceland to the spires of … Continue reading
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The Best Ryokan in Japan

Japan is a beguiling mystery to many travellers: while it’s known worldwide for its hyper-modern megalopolises, the country’s traditional identity hasn’t yet been lost to modernity. Here, we go in search of the best ryokan in Japan, for a window into this nation’s unique history and … Continue reading
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Adventures Beyond Hong Kong: Breathtaking Li River Photos

  One of China’s most dramatic areas of natural beauty, it’s no surprise that the winding Li River attracts thousands of visitors to its tranquil shores every year. The panoramic views from the water are a photographer’s dream, encompassing hills, caves and lush green fields … Continue reading
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Tokyo City Photos: An Instagram Gallery

As the world’s most populous metropolis city, Tokyo isn’t short of interesting sights to keep any keen tourist occupied. From the bustling urban streets of Ginza and Harajuku to the historical sites of the Senso-ji Temple, there’s a diverse spectrum of things to marvel at … Continue reading
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Travel and The Bitcoin Revolution

You know the Bitcoin revolution has begun when one of the world’s largest digital travel agencies starts accepting it as a payment method. Expedia’s announcement that they will now accept payments via the new virtual currency has the attention of both tech savvy tourists and … Continue reading
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Five of the Best Rooftop Bars in Shanghai

  There’s the bitter winter in Shanghai, which seems to last forever. And there’s the equally long, sticky summer, when it’s so hot anything you drink sweats out of your pores faster than you can gasp: ‘Three lychee martinis, please.’ But in between the indoor … Continue reading
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Shanghai’s Most Impressive Architectural Wonders

In the last few years, Shanghai has continued to assert itself architecturally, and is home to some of the most striking and significant structures in the world. The city is noted for having more Art Deco buildings than any other, and its skyscrapers are among the … Continue reading
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