Once home to three different species of the mighty Komodo dragon, Padar Island is still inhabited by a remarkable array of wildlife, including sharks, manta rays, green turtles, dolphins and occasionally even whales inhabit its surrounding ocean.
Noh is a symbolic form of theatre adapted from Japanese traditional literature with a 600 year history. Originally performed for the shogun (the military ruling class) and nobility, it has over the centuries become a more popularized form of entertainment.
Yangzi Explorer has added in a new stop on their Yangzi River Cruise: a visit to the “816 Nuclear Military Plant”, home to the world’s largest artificial cave. A two-hour drive from Chongqing, the plant is a former top-secret Chinese nuclear bunker