Sri Lanka is a beautiful, exotic destination full of culture, nature, wildlife, and smiling faces. For a country with such a violent (and recently so, at that) history, the island is actually home to some of the friendliest people out there.

Machu Picchu is an Inca settlement located in the High Andes of Peru in the Urubamba Valley, north of Cuzco. The site, perched high above the Urubamba river, has been variously described as a fortress, imperial retreat and ceremonial precinct. It was founded by Pachacuti Inca Yupanqui in c. 1450 CE, had capacity for around 1,000 residents at its peak, and ranked amongst the most sacred of all sites for the Inca. Following the collapse of the Inca empire, Machu Picchu was abandoned and forgotten, only to be rediscovered in 1911 CE by the explorer Hiram Bingham.

Travellers who arrive at Amman airport and leave straight away to go to Petra or one of the other major sights are missing out. Jordan’s capital city, Amman

The Perfect India Travel Packing List This India packing list should be used as a guide only and is not intended to be a complete India packing list for any weather or situations. Any other items that you wish to pack are at your own discretion. Some items on this list may not be necessary

The Golan Heights in the far north of Israel is often overlooked because it’s just that wee bit off the beaten track for many tourists. But if you have the time, this amazing part of the world has some truly wonderful sites and natural marvels that may just knock your socks off

7 STUNNING drone videos that show the true beauty of Israel from above! By Ashley The recent worldwide popularity of drones has, you’ll be extremely glad/sad to hear, also hit the Holy Land. In our opinion it’s a good thing, mainly because we get to see many of Israel’s stunning attractions from angles we never