Not a soul is around and the waves are sublime at this resort in the southern Maldives.
From bustling markets to architectural majesty, Jodhpur has plenty to offer.
Here are six impressive sights you can't afford to miss in Sri Lanka.
With unrest well behind it, Sri Lanka's capital is refurbishing magnificent colonial buildings, erecting hotels with ocean views and adding to its already lively cafe and dining scene.
An exotic mix of fruits and spices, from mangos and bananas to tamarind, turmeric and ginger, go into this delicious local product.
Ancient buildings over water, ornamental bridges – there are good reasons this beautiful city has been dubbed the Venice of the East.
When manta rays gather to feast on plankton, it's also a treat for snorkellers who can frolic in an underwater playground alongside these gracious creatures.
We cycle past open-air butchers' shops where skinny men in ragged dhotis are hacking up bloody carcasses.