Ohiya, Land of Trekkers.

Ohiya, Land of Trekkers.

Knoeshwaran Hindu Temple, Trincomalee, Sri Lanka

Knoeshwaran Hindu Temple, Trincomalee, Sri Lanka

Koneswaran Hindu Temple lies on a high rocky promontary surrounded by sea. Its bears a history of over three millennia with its records indicating its roots in 1580 BC. Konswaran Temple dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva. Its at the head of Konesar Malai (Swami...
Interview with Luis Mileu: Photography with a Cause

Interview with Luis Mileu: Photography with a Cause

Do you remember the Men in Black movie, this American science-fiction action comedy film with Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones? Imagine if we had the power to eradicate the intolerance of human beings just by pressing a button. Wouldn't that be perfect?

Street Photography: An Interview with Shirley Finlay from Travelling Handbag

Street Photography: An Interview with Shirley Finlay from Travelling Handbag

Over the years, there has been a burgeoning of the genre of street photography. Sometimes known as candid photography, street photography usually refers to photographs conducted for art or enquiry that features unmediated chance encounters and random incidents within public places. To many, it captures the true essence of the moment and can often be the most unfiltered photographs of humanity.

The 9 Travel Adventures You Need to Explore

The 9 Travel Adventures You Need to Explore

Have you ever wondered what an authentic travel experience feels like? Have you dreamt of trekking through vast deserts on a camel, or imagined yourself as an eagle hunter and trainer on the plains of Central Asia? Well, dream no further.

Djibouti: A Wonder To Be Discovered

Djibouti: A Wonder To Be Discovered

Djibouti would seem an unusual destination to travel to for vacation, but given my passion for adventure (and sometimes misadventure) and for exploring emerging economies, well, Djibouti was a must see for me and my Swedish friend, Josefine...

Double Vision: Doppelgänger Sights In Places You Wouldn’t Expect

Double Vision: Doppelgänger Sights In Places You Wouldn’t Expect

I'm seeing double!

Uganda: reportage from the land of nature and authentic smiles

Uganda: reportage from the land of nature and authentic smiles

There is no better thing than taking advantage of the various festivities to book a trip to discover new cultures and ethnicities. This time I chose Uganda as destination: land of chimpanzees, wild greenery and home of the famous Nile.  My journey starts from the...
Travelling with Strangers: Here's Why You Should Do It

Travelling with Strangers: Here's Why You Should Do It

Traveling solo has always been on top of my bucket list. I’ve read countless blogs of people who’ve set out on traveling expeditions, all by themselves, so I knew I had to do this. The fact that my gut was encouraging me to take on this challenge had convinced me.

10 Most Interesting Hostels Around The World

10 Most Interesting Hostels Around The World

Themed hostels are a thing, but which are the ones that truly lives up to the hype? The Travel Pad rounds up 10 hostels from around the world that we feel are not only unconventional but also phenomenal in their own ways!

Mughal Majesty: 7 Stunning Places to See in Rajasthan

Mughal Majesty: 7 Stunning Places to See in Rajasthan

The Travel Pad has curated a list of some of the best-loved palaces of Rajasthan that you must be sure not to miss on your next trip to this stunning place.

Discovering the Undiscovered: The Travel Pad Talks to Robert Michael Poole

Discovering the Undiscovered: The Travel Pad Talks to Robert Michael Poole

The Travel Pad talks to Robert Michael Poole, as he discusses his life, travels, and experiences.

Other-worldly Landscapes: An Interview With Photographer Loic Lagarde

Other-worldly Landscapes: An Interview With Photographer Loic Lagarde

Well-loved for his stunning images of amazing landscapes and buildings, The Travel Pad talks to French photographer Loic Lagarde, to learn about his experiences, insights, and travels.

Prismatic Dreams: A Map of the Colours of Iran

Prismatic Dreams: A Map of the Colours of Iran

Step into the colourful secrets of the oldest civilisation in the world.

Adventures with Maria Stoyanova, Creator of Travelling Buzz

Adventures with Maria Stoyanova, Creator of Travelling Buzz

Learn first-hand travel tips and recommendations from Maria, creator of Travelling Buzz.

Say Goodbye To Jetlag With Timeshifter, An App That Helps You Deal With Timezone Differences

Say Goodbye To Jetlag With Timeshifter, An App That Helps You Deal With Timezone Differences

You don't have to be a victim of jetlag anymore - with Timeshifter, you'll get to receive realistic advice on how to deal with timezone differences. Mickey, the architect behind Timeshifter, tells us more about his revolutionary innovation and his goal to relegate jetlag as a thing of the past.

Paradise of Earth: The Traveller's Guide to Kashmir

Paradise of Earth: The Traveller's Guide to Kashmir

Immerse yourself in the secrets of this spectacular valley in the heart of the Himalayas.

Gimmick Or Game-Changer: Alex Talks Questo, A Real-Life Exploration Game

Gimmick Or Game-Changer: Alex Talks Questo, A Real-Life Exploration Game

Not sure how to plan your next travel itinerary, or that you're simply too lazy to do so? Fret no more - pack your bags and your phone because we're headed on an adventure with Questo!

These 6 Hiking Spots Will Take Your Breath Away

These 6 Hiking Spots Will Take Your Breath Away

Hiking is a whole new way of experiencing what a country has to offer.

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