Travelogues from Remote Lands

An Online Magazine from the Asia Travel Experts at Remote Lands

India Unexplored: Wellness in Rishikesh


The Beatles, yoga, ashrams, Ganges – Rishikesh is India’s capital of chillaxing in style. For those interested in mixing wellness with spirituality, few places in North India can match this destination. 

Kumis: The Kyrgyz Cure-all


This detox isn’t a spa. Kumis, a slightly alcoholic drink made of mare’s milk, is a peculiar facet of the hills and herds of nomad culture in Kyrgyzstan that will cure what ails you.