Southeast Asia travel guide

Southeast Asia travel guide

The backpacking trail through Southeast Asia is well worn. People have been traveling it since the 1970s. Starting in beautiful Thailand, the trail makes...
When to visit Asia

When to visit Asia

Since Asia is an extremely large geographic area, it’s difficult to determine seasonality for it as a whole. Some countries like China are so...
Thailand-Burma Railway

Thailand Train Tips

Every country has its own distinctive flavor of train service. The Thai variety is decidedly affordable, comfortable, and memorable. Even if you have the...
Singapore ‘s best bars with a view

Singapore ‘s best bars with a view

Peppered with futuristic skyscrapers such as the famous Marina Bay Sands Hotel, the Singapore skyline is truly a sight to behold. As the sun...

Bargaining Tips in Vietnam

Bargain is not common in some countries, but in Vietnam it really is. In Vietnam, bargaining is always worthwhile. Yet, it is not always...

Best 10 Tips To Travel In Thailand

Thailand remains one of the first ports of call for first-time backpackers. But don’t be fooled – though travelling here means following a well-beaten...
Wildlife in Vietnam

Ecotourism in Asia

Asia is the largest continent in the world and features such superlatives as the most massive mountains on Earth (the Himalaya), the largest river...
Seoul

Travel Tips for Seoul, South Korea

South Korea's capital city, Seoul, is a city where green parks, mountains and ancient temples break up the concrete landscape of skyscrapers. Traditional social...
Cebu City's annual Sinulog Festival is a riot of colour

Best places to travel in January 2016

January may be the perfect time to start making travel plans for the year ahead – but it’s also a wonderful month to put them into...
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Top 10 places to shop in Tokyo

Tokyo shopping has it all: high-end and offbeat fashion, traditional crafts, vintage wares, all manner of only-in-Japan souvenirs, and that gadget you didn't know...