Country Trips

A cup of tea, a good book, a picture-book cottage window rimmed with flowers, and the promise of a nice long walk—what’s not to like about country vacations? Sure, the theme parks, the cruise ships, the high-paced cities, the rugged adventures are all fun, but are they really that relaxing? Sometimes, even the most adventurous travelers need a rest, and nothing fits the bill like country holiday breaks. Living + Nomads’s editors and contributors have searched the world for the best rural retreats so vacationers can have the relaxing countryside refuge of their dreams.

Ladakh trip blog — Monasteries in Ladakh: The land of high...

After two days relaxing in Manali, an amazingly beautiful city which is roughly 500 kilometers away from New Dehli, we take our luggage and...

Vietnam motorbike trip — A guide to buying & riding a...

  This is a step-by-step guide to buying and riding a motorbike around Vietnam, having done the trip myself in March 2015 and it being...

Iran tourist attractions — Why choose Iran to travel in 2016?

Having many historical sites, ski areas, large deserts with the international sanctions being lifted are things that help Iran tourism attract tens of millions...

Nepal trip blog — My homestay in Nepal & what I...

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My trip to Singapore — How to spend 4 days in...

What would you do when staying 4 days in Singapore? For me, I choose to discover this Lion country by metro because this will...