Japan has a reputation as being an expensive place to travel. But the good news is you can travel in Japan on a budget – and you can still have an amazing time in this fascinating country when you are not spending hundreds of dollars a day.
Thailand is a beautiful place to visit at any time of the year. You are sure to have a wonderful trip visiting historic temples, lazing on the beach or visiting the bustling cities and resorts whether you go in May or January – but you do need to know a little about the climate and weather so you can be prepared.
South Korea is full of wonders and one of the highlights surely has to be Jeju Island. This tropical paradise is one of the best-kept secrets in Asia.
When you visit Thailand you know you’re going to see some amazing beaches as well as some stunning temples and cities, but did you know that you will also see some amazing national parks? Thailand’s national parks provide a wilderness experience with views of mountains, seascapes, forests, and swamps, depending on your location.
Manila in the Philippines is one of the most vibrant places in Asia to eat. There are so many great restaurants in Manila, you’ll have a hard time deciding where to go particularly if you are only in the city for a short time.
Since Chiang Mai is the celebrated gateway to the northern part of Thailand, it goes without saying that this is the place to experience some seriously delicious cuisine from the north of the country. But Chiang Mai also has a host of wonderful restaurants specializing in food from around the world – take a look at some of our favorite places to eat in Chiang Mai.
For many people the only reason to go to Siem Reap is Angkor Wat. And while Angkor Wat is indeed an amazing attraction, there are so many more things to do in Siem Reap, from hiking to sight-seeing, eating wonderful food to exploring hidden temples.
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.
Given that Japan is surrounded by ocean, you can expect there to be plenty of beaches in the country for swimming, sunbathing, and water sports. Japan has some amazing beaches, and most are found to the south of the country although there are some nice stretches of sand elsewhere.
Phuket is not the first place in Thailand you think of for backpacking. Phuket has world-class resorts, spa vacations, luxury accommodation and all the things you need for a relaxing vacation – but what does it offer backpackers and budget travellers?
The beauty of Laos is undeniable and nowhere is it more evident than in Luang Prabang. This small town is physically attractive but it also stands out for the friendliness of its people
Travel to Japan is an unforgettable experience and the further you travel around the country, the more you enjoy this vibrant location. Take a trip to Osaka, the second-largest city in Japan, and check out some of its fascinating sights and activities, from historic buildings to street food, urban art to interesting architecture.