Meet a Holy Monkey in Nepal and…

Meet a Holy Monkey in Nepal and…

…be stunned by a Stupa Boudhanath Stupa is 1 of Nepal’s largest and holiest stupas. It is most impressive in the evening or at daybreak, when it becomes crowded with circumambulating pilgrims. Fly over the Himalayas at Sunrise In her Grand Tour of Asia, former Hanya Yanagihara signed up for a flight with Tashi Tenzing Sherpa, the grandson […]

The Roads of Arabia: Archaeological Treasures on Display at Louvre Abu Dhabi

The Roads of Arabia: Archaeological Treasures on Display at  Louvre Abu Dhabi

The Roads of Arabia: Archaeological treasures of Saudi Arabia will be on display until 16 February. The exhibition was initially conceived in Y 2010 jointly by the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Cultural Heritage (SCTH) and the Musée du Louvre in Paris, where it was first exhibited. After its Paris debut, the exhibition traveled […]

Firefighters Making Headway in Putting Out the ‘Holy’ Fire Near Los Angeles

Firefighters Making Headway in Putting Out the ‘Holy’ Fire Near Los Angeles

Firefighters Making Headway in Putting Out the ‘Holy’ Fire Near Los Angeles Firefighters have made significant progress trying to tamp down a wildfire that threatened homes and has been raging for days South of Los Angeles, officials said Saturday. Aircraft have been making flight after flight, dumping water and bright pink retardant to protect Lake […]