Asia Observer

Niagara Falls - Lovers paradise

Niagara Falls (/naɪˈæɡrə/, Cayuga Gahnawehtaˀ or Tgahnawęhtaˀ[1]) is the collective name for three waterfalls that straddle the international border between Canada and the United States; more specifically, between the province of Ontario and the state of New York. They form the sout


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Copenhagen: the happiest city in the world

Copenhagen is the happiest city in the world, but why? Is it the parks, the city beaches, safe cycling or award-winning food? Locals tell us where visitors can tap into the city's happy vibereport by Michael Booth, The Guardian, Friday 24 January 2014


Copenhagen oft


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Bangladesh among top 40 countries to visit in 2014

Bangladesh, above, is among a number of often-overlooked destinations hoping to attract travellers this year.British newspaper Guardian has rated Bangladesh 36 among top 40 countries to visit this year.


"Visit before the tourists come", the Bangladesh tourist b


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Travel Editor’s Blog Is San Francisco the snobbiest city in U.S.?

By Jim Byers
Readers of Travel + Leisure says San Francisco has snobbiest folks in America.

I had to laugh when I saw a Travel + Leisure magazine story rating U.S. cities on how “snobby” they are. Mostly because it struck a chord.

Number one on the


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48 hours in Kathmandu

Nepal's capital, Kathmandu, is an ancient town dotted with Hindu and Buddhist temples, a riot of colour and dust with clogged streets where stray cows and dogs vie for rotting leftovers beside swanky malls. 

The city is ringed by rolling hills and has many satellite


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