Travel Guide: Xi’an and The Terracotta Warriors, China


From the awe-inspiring Terracotta Warriors to the smells and sights of the Muslim Quarter, Xi’an, you were my favourite city in China! Located in the central-northwest of China in Shaanxi Province, I highly suggest jumping on an overnight train from Shanghai and experiencing this amazing city for 2 to 3 days. When I arrived in […]

Beauty tips before you travel


You’re about to go on a fantastic holiday, and you want to look fabulous, right? I might sound vain, but if I’m trying to enjoy myself on a trip the last thing I want to deal with is regrowth, calloused feet or hairy legs. Sure you can get these issues tended to whilst you’re away, but […]

7 Tropical Holiday Destinations Under 7 Hours


I am desperately in need of a relaxing holiday. I must admit the concept of a restful holiday is new to me, usually I want to cram as much adventure, culture, history, shopping and food into one trip. But I’m tired and getting old and just want to chill. And since the purpose of this […]

Vegas Eats – Swah’s Best Places to Eat in Las Vegas


Las Vegas is a magnificent, glitzy, tacky and terrible place, all at the same time. I’m not going to lie to you, this isn’t the heart of culinary delights in America (although I am sure they would like to think they are). Vegas is chockfull of celebrity chef-endorsed restaurants that are overpriced and generally of average quality. […]