Great Wall Of China

Interesting Chinese Cultural Facts and Traditions to Know Before You Go

Mainland China is a country rich with tradition. Understanding it before you arrive will make for a smoother trip, plus it will help you to better relate to the billions and billions of people that call it home. Here are some quick cultural facts and traditions to keep in mind when traveling through China. Older […]

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Mumbai, with more than 21 million inhabitants, is the largest city in India and the capital of Maharashtra state. When the Portuguese received the Bassein, Salsette and Mumbai territories in 1534 from sultan Bahadur Shah, the latter consisted of seven islands on which exclusively coconut palms grew. Despite the swamps infected by malaria, the Portuguese […]