Five quintessential Sri Lanka experiences

The teardrop shaped island of Sri Lanka is a popular destination on the Asian tourist trail. Nicknamed the Pearl of the Orient, here are five quintessential Sri Lanka experiences that will ensure your vacation is one to remember. Explore colonial Galle Fort UNESCO-listed Galle Fort sits on a promontory extending…

Why this should be the year you visit Havana, Cuba

The Caribbean island of Cuba oozes charm from every rusting hub cap and crumbling brick. No surprise, then, to learn that it draws tourists from across the world. As Fidel Castro aged, travel industry professionals implored would-be visitors to “get there before it changes”. But his regime has altered only…

Chase the Northern Lights with Mundana this winter

Witnessing the Aurora Borealis is top of many a bucket list. The sight of those often elusive green curtains shimmying across a dark sky is an enchanting one. If you are keen to see them for yourself, here’s where to see the Northern Lights this winter. Norway The northerly town…

New Year Around the World

New Year’s Eve is almost upon us so now is a good time to make preparations. Events take place all around the world, with major cities adding their own unique twist to the occasion. From grandiose firework displays to colourful parades, here are some recommendations to add to your wish…

Europe’s best Christmas markets

It's that time of year again when we start thinking about trees, tinsel and turkey - and all those gifts that we still haven't got round to buying. If you're struggling to get into the festive spirit, then a trip to one of Europe's best Christmas markets will help. Grab…

Five essential experiences to add to your Marrakesh trip

Marrakesh, dubbed Morocco's Rose City, is the perfect winter city break, its mild temperatures perfect for sightseeing and its sunshine a welcome diversion from the northern hemisphere chill. If you're planning to visit, why not let Mundana help with the arrangements. Here are five essential experiences to add to your…

Seven things you must include in your Japan itinerary

Japan scores highly when it comes to scenery, culture and originality. From the tropical beaches of Okinawa to the ski resorts of Hokkaido, this densely populated nation has something for everyone. You'll be so spoiled for choice the only problem you'll face is figuring out what to include. Help is…

Buenos Aires: Where European Elegance meets Latin Passion

Buenos Aires is a pulsating crossover between European and Latin traditions. Let us be your guide to Argentina's seductive capital with this Buenos Aires guide. Start your day with a coffee and medialuna (croissant-like pastry) at a traditional café. Cafe Tortoni has been welcoming artists, musicians and writers since 1858.…

Five Unspoiled Places to Visit in Cornwall

Cornwall is where old fishing villages and surf beaches dot a dramatic coastline and sprawling moorland defines a hilly interior. There’s enough here to spend a lifetime exploring. We’ve made things easier by selecting some of our favourite unspoiled Cornish towns. Polperro [caption id="attachment_4062" align="alignnone" width="900"] Polperro[/caption] One of the…

Must-see Muscat

The Omani capital makes a convenient base for seeing some of the surrounding countryside but there are many sites within the city itself that are worth visiting. Here are Mundana’s picks for must-see Muscat. Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque The impressive design for the Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque was the result…