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The Top Ten Cheap Travel Destinations in Asia

Asia’s always been a prime destination for gap year students and adventurers thanks to the thriving backpacker culture and cheap lifestyle. Cities like Bangkok and Hanoi have long been recognized as places where the dollar becomes positively acrobatic in its ability to stretch its value, but it seems that nowadays, travelers can travel more and […]

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How Big is Thailand in Comparison to the United States, Germany, Japan and UK?

A common question that travelers have when planning a trip to a foreign country is “how big is X country in comparison to where I’m from?” Well, let us show you just how big Thailand is when compared to the United States and some other key countries/regions around the world. Of course, travelers should also […]

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24 Hours in Bangkok

It’s hot, cheap, crowded and friendly: Bangkok hits all the sweet and not-so-sweet spots and still manages to come out on top. Look one way and it’s a mess of tangled wires and broken sidewalks, look another and it’s stilted houses and monks’ chants. Amid the chaos lies an indescribable charm and congeniality that travelers […]

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The Ten Best Places to See Wildlife in Asia

It’s true that illegal logging, poachers and globalization are all taking their unfortunate toll on lush Asian terrain and the wildlife it houses. However, many sanctuaries and national parks are doing their part to rehabilitate endangered species and reintroduce them into the wild, as well as to establish eco-tourism adventures. And with so many refuges […]

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An Epic Night Out in Bangkok

Once the sun sets, all bets are off in Bangkok. Yes, the ladyboys and gogo girls and infamous ping pong shows are all around, but those looking for live music, cabaret, clubs, a world-class gay scene and more will find something to suit their tastes as well. An epic night out will more than likely […]

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The riverside pool at The Peninsula Bangkok.

Hotel Review: The Peninsula Bangkok

Our Review: Bangkok is bit of a bipolar city. On the one hand it’s chaotic and best known for its nightlife, but on the other hand it offers ample opportunity for world-class service and luxury. The Peninsula Bangkok is firmly in the latter camp, as this five-star hotel is a literal oasis of relaxation on […]

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Thailand Healthcare; Your Medical Options in the ‘Land of Smiles’

This article is brought to us by Cooper, Claridge-Ware, an independent International Health Insurance Brokerage headquartered in Hong Kong, China with more than 55 years of experience in helping expatriates and travellers around the world find the best insurance solutions possible. Following on from our in-depth explanation of the Chinese Healthcare System, this month Cooper, […]

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Ten Destinations Off the Beaten Path in Asia

Asia is a vast continent with a seemingly endless variety of cultures and destinations waiting to be explored by intrepid travelers. The number of destinations on the continent that are truly remote, however, is dwindling each year as the economic rise of the continent gives way to better infrastructures and an increasing amount of intra-continent […]

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Liveaboard Scuba Diving Experience in the Similan Islands

Ranked as one of the top dive sites in the world, the Similan Island archipelago in southwestern Thailand is an oasis of powdery white sand beaches and lush jungle vegetation, its surrounding turquoise water so clear that it’s easy to spot the hawksbill turtles swimming beneath the surface. A designated National Marine Park, the islands […]

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The World’s Best Nude Travel Destinations

It may sound sexy to travel to some of the top nudist destinations across the globe, but dedicated naturists are primarily into the freedom of living in harmony with nature, though some resorts do promote themselves as “erotic”. Whichever destination you decide to visit, check out the details beforehand to make sure it fits your […]

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