Monsoon escape: Explore Vietnam

The country's monsoon season is now at its height, making it a terrific opportunity to travel to new places and immerse yourself in different cultures. Vietnam, a newly popular tourism destination in Southeast Asia, is one such location that is also easily accessible to Indians.

Holidays: Change of place or just change of pace?

With their generous annual leave allowance (28 – 35 paid holiday days) and their comfortable salaries – they are indeed the fortunate few. Americans are lucky if they get more than 10 days paid holiday per year and Asians are the workaholics of the world. Singapore heads the table for the least number of paid holidays in a year (18 days including public holidays).