Cynthia Ee

Recent and archived articles by Cynthia Ee

10 Jan 2015 | 7:00 AM

Italy’s Civita di Bagnoregio – a place of fantasies

One needs to travel a fair bit to reach this unique place, and also be mindful of the time to catch the last bus out.

The only bridge that links Civita to the mainland.
15 Nov 2014 | 7:00 AM

Sicily – home of ‘The Godfather’ and more

The writer made a proposal her family couldn’t refuse, and they ended up in Sicily where ‘the essence of Hollywood’ permeated the trip.

Picturesque: Panoramic views surround Teatro Greco (Greek Theatre) in Taormina, a town perched 250m above the Straits of Messina.
12 Jul 2014 | 7:00 AM

Hola, Argentina!

This writer and her family went on an adventure-filled 4,000km road trip in the Land of Silver. Did she go loco in Argentina?

15 Feb 2014 | 7:00 AM

The living goddess of Hawaii's volcanoes

Legends come alive on Big Island, Hawaii, where Pele, the Goddess of Volcanoes, rules.

Overlapping fresh and old lava flows, with steaming Pu’u Oo vents in the background.
19 May 2012 | 12:00 AM

Volcanoes alive!

New Zealand’s White Island greets visitors with its varied landscape of cracked vents, bellowing smoke and stench of sulphur. It’s an active volcano, after all!

10 Sep 2011 | 12:00 AM

Road (and ode) to Hana

It's a gruelling drive to Maui's eastern coastal town but the journey provides breathtaking sights and sounds of nature.

2 Oct 2010 | 12:00 AM

Flying in Hawaii paradise

Vertigo or no, you could be lulled by Hawaii's beauty into signing up for a flight lesson on a powered hang glider . . .

4 Sep 2010 | 12:00 AM

Gaga over Haleakala

Whether it's the sunrise or sunset that you love, one of the best places to enjoy them is on Mt Haleakala in Maui, Hawaii.

8 May 2010 | 12:00 AM

Strolling through St Augustine

Time seems to have come to a stop in St Augustine, North America's oldest city.

4 Jul 2009 | 12:00 AM

Sanguine San Fran

Anything goes in this city that warmly embraces diversity and individuality.