Hualamphong Train Station

Hualamphong is the terminus for the main rail services to the south, north, northeast and east. Bookings can be made in person at the advance...
Vietnam Openbus Hanoi - Ho Chi Minh City

Vietnamese travel agencies offer what’s called an “Open Bus Ticket”. It allows you to travel from Ho Chi Minh City in the south all...

Thailand by bus is undoubtedly one of the best experiences in the world. Thailand by bus is not only the highlight of South East...
Travel by Bus in Vietnam

Vietnam has an extensive network of buses that reach the far-flung corners of the country. Modern buses, operated by myriad companies, run on all...
Phnom Penh To Siem Reap By Bus

Bus travel is the cheapest and most popular means of overland transport between Phnom Penh and Siem Reap. Having lived in Cambodia for a number...
Vietnam-Lao open bus

Is travelling by bus in Laos a good or bad choice? Well... it really depends on individual's specific situation, budget, and/or personal preferences. Some travellers...

Laos has no train system, apart from the cross-border train from Nong Khai, Thailand to Tha Naleng station in Vientiane, so buses are the...

This 1901 icon from the heyday of stylish travel was refurbished in 2016, the same year The Strand launched its cruise ship on the Ayeyarwady river.

This boutique luxury hotel sees a heritage 20th-century mansion restored with beautiful Art Deco details and modern comforts, situated on the edge of a Unesco World Heritage site.

Simply one of the best hotels in Tokyo, the Park Hyatt is a five-star legend, best known for its starring role in Lost in Translation alongside Bill Murray and Scarlett Johansson.

The Mercure Bangkok Sukhumvit 11 is an excellent, modern, comfortable and well-run, mid-range hotel with 232 spacious rooms and a large pool in downtown Bangkok.

Kakigōri is a Japanese shaved ice dessert flavored with syrup and a sweetener, often condensed milk.