Posts Tagged ‘Buddhism’

Mongolia Travel: 5 Places to Discover in Ulaanbaatar

Mongolia Travel: 5 Places to Discover in Ulaanbaatar
Wedged between Russia and the People’s Republic of China lies Mongolia…a sometimes forgotten country for Western travelers. The land has been passed around and fought over from Asian empire to Asian empire, and over 500 years ago the country came under rule of Tibetan Buddhism. Just after...
August 5th, 2010 | Mongolia, Tours & Attractions | Read More

The Women Behind the Wat

The Women Behind the Wat
After Jen and I melted into rosemary and lemongrass-scented puddles at the forest temple (called Wat Sok Pa Luang), I decided that I had to meet the pleasure-loving mind behind the herbal-infused steam baths and tropical group massage sessions. I was actually somewhat surprised to learn from Noy, the...
January 29th, 2007 | Asia, Laos, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Spa & Beauty, Spiritual Travel | Read More