A religious studies scholar, Yevgeniy lived in Berlin and Israel and now spends almost all of his time in Asia. It all begun with his first Buddhist pilgrimage trip to India in 1996. He has been returning to India ever since, and has also discovered many other Asian destinations. He quit his journalist job but continues to write a famous blog on politics and current affairs. Expert on India, China, South East Asia and Central Asia
We travel to lost places that have only recently been opened to foreigners. We will discover sculptures and rock paintings of disappeared civilizations, conquer Purace volcano, meet Indians and watch wild whales and sloths.
The third-largest island in the world, Borneo boasts virgin nature and unique animals. We will visit enormous caves of Mulu national park, relax on beaches on pristine islands, explore the largest water village in the world in Brunei and enjoy delicious seafood and fruits.
We trace the incredible history of this country - from the emirs and khans who conquered India, to a brief stay in the USSR. You will walk in the fortresses which are more than two thousand years old, explore the ancient mud-brick streets, meet artisans at work and discover the lifeless Kyzylkum desert.
South Korea is one of the most developed countries, boasting ultra modern technologies. But it also preserved unique culture and ancient traditions. We will see the best of both, visiting Seoul, Busan, provincial towns, national parks, main temples, face masks festival and picturesque Jeju island.
Skyscrapers, robots and wild nature, meticulously preserved by the Japanese. The oldest traditions of the once most closed country and vibrant areas of dynamic Tokyo. We are in Japan - the most modern, and one of the most ancient countries in the world!
Get ready to be mesmerised by India. During our two weeks of deep immersion into the country we will discover Delhi, Varanasi, Amritsar, Jaipur and Kolkata, as well as visit authentic villages, getting to know the real stunning India.