Banteay Srey – the Only Temple Built by Women in Siem Reap
Banteay Srey is located more than 30 km away from the Angkor Archaeological Park. It will take about an hour's drive to reach. You have the choice of renting a motorbike, a private car (more expensive) or a tuk-tuk (value for money).
Historic Assisi – Romantic City of Italy
Perched on top of a hill overlooking Parco del Monte Subasio sits the historic and holy town of Assisi. Located just 2.5 hrs drive away from Florence and Rome, this small city is often overshadowed by these glamorous neighbours.
Sant Miquel Trail – Medieval Path to Montserrat
Sant Miquel trail is the most important way to reach Montserrat in medieval times. Fast track to today, it is one of the longest and toughest (probably most memorable) trail from Placa del Monestir. The trail provides minimal shades (which makes the walking tough due to the heat), comprises mainly of sandy paths and had lots of steep up slopes.
Montserrat – Way of the Cross (Via Crucis) – Catholic Pilgrimage
Via Crucis or Way of the Cross trail presents the last journey of Jesus Christ with life size representations and in art forms. It is the 2nd easiest trail among the many trails at Placa del Monestir. The Via Crucis trail starts right after the statue of Abat Oliba, the founder of Montserrat monastery.
Maasai Mara National Reserve – Walk in the Wild
A vacation to thousands of miles away Africa may seem a bit inconceivable to a lot of Asians. However, given that planes are faster and airfares are more affordable nowadays, a trip there has become much easier. Kenya is a popular country to start ones maiden visit to the African continent. And if you like wildlife, then Maasai Mara National Reserve is the must visit highlight of this country.
Montserrat – The Holy Grotto (Santa Cova) – Catholic Pilgrimage
The main draw to Montserrat is the statue of the Black Virgin discovered 1,000 years ago by the faithfuls living in the region. As such, the Santa Cova or The Holy Grotto trail had to be the most important trail of all as it ends at the cave where the original statue was found.