Places to See

Mahamuni pagoda

The Mahamuni Pagoda or Mahamuni Buddha temple is one of the most important Buddhist pilgrimage sites in Burma.
Cameron Highlands

The Cameron Highlands is 130 miles north of Kuala Lumpur, and is the highest region in mainland Malaysia. The region is popular with locals...

Travel Tips

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...
Taxi in Vietnam

Here are our tips from our recent experience with the taxi’s in Vietnam. 1. Vinasun was okay. Mai Linh was dishonest to us in Danang...

November is the middle of China's autumn, when you can see the most gorgeous fall colors in and around the cities. It is the...
Tuk-tuk

Tuk-tuk or 'sam lor' (three-wheeled) used to be everyone's favourite way of getting around Bangkok before the BTS, MRT and colourful taxis took over. Originating...

Tourist Blogs

Boun Ok Phansa

Luang Prabang is the land of tradition – each day in this ancient town, you can find ceremonies going on, for example a Baci...
Luang Prabang view

The ancient town of Luang Prabang situated in northern Laos, was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1995. Considered by many travellers and...