BRUNEI TOP TOURIST ATTRACTIONS

Brunei Darussalam (literally, “The Abode of Peace”) is a tiny yet wealthy country in the northwestern coast of Borneo.  Brunei travel surprised me – its serenity, order, sense of space and grandiose structures and towering minarets adorning the city proper of  Bandar Seri Begawan (BSB) left me in awe! Brunei has one of the oldest reigning monarchy in the world and …

HUALIEN TAIWAN THINGS TO DO

If you are looking for a side trip from Taipei, consider traveling to Hualien, just roughly 2.5 hours away by train. As Hualien is sandwiched between the Pacific Ocean and Central Mountain Range, it enjoys a landscape rich in scenic beauty, history and mineral resources.  Despite its popularity, it remains a pleasant and quiet countryside escape from the hustle and …