Wolves and Water in Myth and Folklore

  Not all wolves of legend prowl the forest. You’ll also find them near springs, lakes and even the ocean, but not in the way you’d expect. For instance, in one 12th-century myth, a wolf helped create the Japanese spa town of Misasa Onsen. Samurai Samanosuke was on his way to pray when he saw … Continue reading Wolves and Water in Myth and Folklore

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Six Reasons to Stay at Brunei’s 6-Star Empire Hotel

Brunei’s only luxury hotel, the 6-star Empire won a TripAdvisor certificate of excellence in 2015. Here are six reasons to book this bayside gem of South-east Asia. Grand interiors Stepping into the beautiful entrance hall with its swirling marble floors, white and gold marble pillars and glorious bay windows, you’d be forgiven for thinking you’d … Continue reading Six Reasons to Stay at Brunei’s 6-Star Empire Hotel