southeast asia travel

There's never a dull moment in Thailand's infamous capital city: Bangkok. The sprawling metropolis is a global crossroads, also notorious for its red light districts and fast-paced nights of drinking and debauchery. For many first time backpackers to Southeast Asia, banana pancake trail initiation begins at Khaosan Road, where they get their first taste of Thailand night life.
Hotel rates vary greatly by season; while we were there luxury hotels were far from full occupancy. Consequently there are
https://thenycwanderer.com/2016/06/02/just-phuket/   Bangla Walking Road For the hottest shopping, bars, restaurants, and
Here are twelve easy tips for making your journey more smooth and memorable, saving you some precious holiday time that you can use on your travels!
Chiang Rai is often compared to what Chiang Mai was like years ago before tourism boomed and saturated the local community.
Thinking about renting a motorbike on your next holiday in Thailand? Here are a few tips to help you understand and expect
The rules of this post were simple: I allowed myself one taxi ride the whole night (to show great budgeting style) and had
A few simple tips to help make your backpacking travels through South East Asia much more enjoyable.
An island so beautiful, some travelers are nicknaming it the "Maldives of Thailand."
Currencies That Make Sense Toilet Paper We wouldn't stop doing what we're doing for the world, and the lessons we are learning
China has a long tradition of calligraphy, dating back to ancient times. And the best place to learn the art is at Hangzhou's
But, something didn't feel right. A heavy foreboding hung in the warm air. *This post was originally published on A Great
A definitive ranking of the best and worst countries to visit, based on things like food & drink, stuff to do, ease of meeting people, and how far you can stretch your hard-earned coin.
I talk with housewives, engineers, doctors and students. I hear about their lives, traditions, customs and perspectives on issues such as sexism, marriage/divorce, family, travel and school.
You notice the sweet smell of dragon fruit blossoms as you take a stroll down the street to fill up your water bottles (you'll get sick if you drink the tap water). You aren't sure what the latest fall fashions are, and you don't really care.
Htun Htun Wynn and Tin Win Maw both grew up in Myanmar's timber industry, and when they got married they decided to start the Green Hill Valley Elephant Sanctuary for several of the elephants.
From Myanmar to Vietnam, Southeast Asia is becoming an increasingly popular destination for experienced travelers and those looking for a more adventurous experience. No matter your reason for wanting to explore these culturally significant destinations, here are a few key tips worth keeping in mind.
Whether you're extending your business trip or visiting for a vacation, here's a weekend itinerary that will show you why Singapore is such a vibrant and exciting place to visit (and eat!)
5. Mergui Archipelago, Myanmar This seaside village was a hip getaway for wealthy Frenchies in the early 1900s, and it's