Move over Shanghai, Beijing and even Macau! China, as vast the country is, has a treasure trough to offer to travelers. This time we collaborated with Asia full of life to get a slice of a lesser known place- Nanjing. This dazzling city has important landmarks from the history of China within its precincts. Though there is a lot to see and experience, our collaborators stuck to six. Yes! these are their best picks....from the most complex architectural castle to a unique bookstore. It is all here!
When we covered Tibet in May this year, we got an astounding response. Not every response was nice and positive. We were thrashed by some Tibet freedom groups and then some more people planning to travel to Tibet got in touch with their own share of doubts. So here we are trying to change some perceptions and trampling myths that are so often associated with traveling to Tibet- the roof of the world!
If it is the Himalayan mystic you want to experience then nothing matches the stunningly beautiful and truly rustic Tibet. It is a backpackers’ paradise and has a dream-like landscape. There is so much about this country that people need to know that we had to split it all up in a series. Here is the first one where our friend, expert and tour guide in Tibet Tenzin gives you his top 10 picks in this amazing country which will be followed by some more.