While the first thing you may think about Thailand is beaches, the country is actually blessed with a wealth of outdoor activity opportunities – including some top-class trekking. The northern area of Thailand around Chiang Mai is the most obvious trekking choice as there are many different routes in the region to choose from, but it is by no means the only destination.
Vietnam is a beacon for people looking for natural beauty, the great outdoors, stunning scenery, and opportunities for walking and trekking. Trekking in Vietnam is varied and always wonderful, particularly in northern Vietnam where there are many different places to visit for different walks of varying difficulties.
Ho Chi Minh City, also known as Saigon, is a bustling, busy, colorful and chaotic city packed with plenty to see and do. Find out the best things to do in Ho Chi Minh City with this quick guide.
If you have visited the Philippines you will probably have travelled through the capital, and if you plan to visit the country this is one city you need to stop off in. Manila offers color, life, culture, fun, and history – and plenty of interesting things to do.
Many travellers go straight in and out of Angkor Wat when they are visiting Cambodia, eager to explore the ancient temples this country is most famous for. But Cambodia certainly has much more to offer than the spectacular Angkor Wat.
When you think about Vietnam you probably think about temples, or food, or history. You probably don’t think about outdoor adventures. Vietnam is not well-known as an adventure destination – but it’s actually a great place to enjoy an adrenaline-fueled vacation.
Seoul is a one-of-a-kind destination with plenty to offer, from excellent food to amazing shopping, fascinating culture to modern attractions. You’ll never be short of something fun and interesting to do in Seoul. But if you haven’t got unlimited time, where do you go and what do you choose?
Thailand is famous for its cuisine, culture, gorgeous beaches, and excellent diving. This welcoming country provides all you need for a fun-packed diving vacation, with beautiful scenery, vibrant nightlife, relaxing resorts, and some fine underwater attractions.
So you’ve decided to come to Pattaya – but you only have two days. Perhaps you are en-route to another Thailand destination, or maybe you just want a few days’ break from the big city. Pattaya in Thailand offers plenty to see and do. You’ll struggle to see it all in two days so you need to prioritize. Here are some ideas to show you where to go and what to do it Pattaya when you’re pressed for time.
Some select spots around Samui offer beautiful snorkeling and gentle swimming, where you can investigate an underwater landscape that’s just like swimming in an aquarium. Most of the best snorkeling spots in Samui are located in small coves off hidden beaches, so it may take a little time and effort to reach them. But your efforts will be rewarded. Find out more about Samui snorkeling here.
Thailand has traditionally been the best place to travel as a backpacker. It’s a wonderfully diverse country with plenty to see and do, with fantastic white-sand beaches, culture, heat, and the best bars to relax in at the end of the day. Plus, traveling in Thailand is cheap and simple. If you’ve never backpacked in Thailand, now is the time.
Bangkok may be more famous for its skyscrapers and cityscape, malls and restaurants, there are still places in the hectic city where you can enjoy the outdoors. You may have to travel a short distance to find some green space, but it is there for the taking. And you will also find spots to relax under the sun, or be active playing sports outdoors.