Tag Archives: Asia

The Dalai Lama Says ‘Let Them Drink Horse Milk’


If any of you are familiar with American NPR, at some point, you may have been witness to a few headlines celebrating the Dalai Lama’s many messages. More recently, a headline read ‘Dalai Lama says he cured Mongolia of alcoholism by promoting drinking horse milk.’ Now, it’s not unusual to find peculiar story lines attached(…)

Vietnam Should Be Higher on Your Travel List and Here’s Why


Asia, and particularly Southeast Asia, has seen a massive boom in tourism over the last decade or two. Firmly on the map as a favourite of backpackers, this region’s tourism industry is going from strength to strength. However, not all destinations in the area are equally popular. Vietnam, in particular, ranks quite low at number(…)