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In Brunei, a tiny nation built on oil money, half the capital city’s population lives in an otherworldly ‘water village’ where thous...

Brunei is a tiny country in Southeast Asia that's home to one of the most interesting communities in the world — Kampung Ayer, or "Water Village."

Flying solo? Here are 5 safest places in Asia for female travellers to visit

An increasing number of women from Southeast Asia are travelling solo.
Southeast Asia is home to fruits that many people from other regions have never seen before.

I spent 2 years living in Malaysia — here are 14 of my favorite fruits Americans probably wouldn’t recognize

Southeast Asia is home to several fruits that most Americans probably haven't heard of, including durian — the pungent "king of the fruits" — and the unusual-looking rambutan. Here are some of the most bizarre fruits I tried during my two-year stay in Malaysia.
Jame' Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque in Brunei's capital Bandar Seri Begawan.

Inside the surreal capital city of Brunei, a tiny nation of unimaginable wealth where oil money pays for everything and half the population lives in a...

Brunei is tiny, but it's one of the richest countries in the world. Its wealth is on full display in its capital city, Bandar Seri Begawan, where extravagant architecture abounds while the streets remain eerily quiet.
A CH-47 Chinook carries the national flag while accompanied by Apache Longbow attack helicopters during a flyby at the National Day parade in Singapore, August 9, 2009.

How a tiny city-state became a military powerhouse with the best air force and navy in Southeast Asia

Singapore has been able to integrate complex weapons systems and training tactics flawlessly, making its military a strong cohesive unit.