Famed for their elaborate rituals honouring the dead, Toraja is an adventure set in the highlands of South Sulawesi. Stay in the homes of locals to experience the community's heart and soul, and support their fledgling livelihoods in tourism.
Explore wide. Live deep. Do good.
A collection of stories from Our Better World to inspire you to venture into the unknown, dig deep into the wider world, and make a difference.
Sparkling seas and secluded beaches? Idyllic homestays and lush jungle hikes? Adventure is within reach right here within Asia, and we’re here to help connect you with authentic local experiences, while nudging your travel dollar towards making the world a better place.
Our stories will rouse you to explore unknown territories and encounter diverse cultures, and immerse yourself in the wider world and understand your place in it. You will also discover how your actions can create positive impact in the world.
Along the coast of Penang sits an oasis with a unique perspective. Savour the calm of the waves and sea breeze, surrounded by tropical flora and fauna. And bask in the glow of your tan, knowing your stay supports a school in the resort for special needs’ children.
Sumba’s unexplored beaches and quaint villages are set for a tourism boom, and your relaxing getaway in this island resort will help enthusiastic locals like Jeffry meet the demand – funds go towards training programmes to hone their hospitality skills.