DEPENDING on the conversation and which local you talk to Freddie Mercury spent his time in every other building in Stone Town.
The late Queen singer is certainly associated with at least two in the Zanzibar capital.
ISTANBUL is a city served up across two continents but most visitors remain united…the Turkish tourist hotspot lives up to the hype and expectations.
From the epic River Bosphorus to the grandeur of some of the world’s most celebrated architecture, this sprawling metropolis and home to 15m people has so much to offer.
And it is under five hours direct flight from Dubai.
IT was a challenge we were never likely to win…only somebody forgot to tell the driver.
Our luggage stacked almost impossibly onto and inside our tiny vehicle – along with six passengers – we neither had weight nor speed on our side.
Yet the erratic and insurance premium-testing drive from Goa’s Dabolim Airport to our hotel was merely a whiff of the warrior-like mentality that feeds India's highways.