Best Places to Visit in the Philippines

8 Best Places to Visit in the Philippines ~ Where to Visit in Philippines

Best Places to Visit in the Philippines – We all heard stories of what Thailand used to be like 20 years ago, before it was spoiled by the hordes of drunk tourists flocking its islands. Just 3 hours flight away, there is still a place who maintains that exotic, virgin charm – the Philippines. To add to that, the beaches and scenery are even more beautiful, and everything is cheaper. The fact most potential tourists of Southeast Asia tend to overlook the Philippines while planning their tropical getaway does come with a price though. The country isn’t a tourist mecca … Read more

music festivals of Bangalore Storm Festival Bangalore India

Music Festivals in Bangalore India

Music Festivals in Bangalore India – If you are a sucker for travel and music, just like me, then India won’t disappoint you. Amidst the two extremes of chaos and languidness, lies a constantly reverberating music scene. Music in India is an orchestra of different genres, beats, and tunes. During my tour, I found musical groups from all genres. India came across as a remarkable country for a music aficionado like me who travels to find a rhythm is every corner. Music speaks a common language, and it touches us in ways which are hard to comprehend. Amongst several cities, … Read more

Best Time to Visit India

Best Time to Visit India

Best Time to Visit India is an exotic, cultural experience for travelers the world over. From the Himalayan alpine region in the north, to the balmy, tropics of the South, and all the massive urban-centers in-between, India has something for every traveler. We’ll help you plan your ultimate Indian vacation, including when to go, what to do, and what to see. Best Time to Visit India The “best” time to visit India will depend where you’re going, and what you want to see in this enormous nation. Planning your trip requires an understanding of the climate and seasonal patterns in … Read more

Best Time to Visit Bali

Best Time to Visit Bali

Best Time to Visit Bali – One of the most popular island destinations in the world, Bali is a world-class destination whether you’re into surfing or not. With its sandy beaches, sprawling rice fields, and laid-back culture, it’s no wonder its tourism has held strong for decades. In this article, we break down the best times to go to Bali and what to do while you’re there. Best Time to Visit Bali Your ideal Bali vacation will depend on many factors. The best time to visit Bali is the time that lines up with your personal vacation plans. That being, … Read more

Best Time to Visit Tokyo

Best Things to do in Tokyo

Things to do in Tokyo ~ Tokyo is among the popular stops you will find along the way when visiting Japan. A beautiful city that offers different attractions and exciting activities. Whether you find enjoyment at exploring Tokyo’s historical ins and outs of its different destinations or even investigating its great outdoors, plenty of things are in place to keep you busy all your time in the city. Best Things to do in Tokyo Here are different things that will keep you busy while in Tokyo; Explore Tokyo Japan History This is a city filled with a rich deep history … Read more

Where is Sri Lanka ~ Sri Lanka Travel

Where is Sri Lanka ~ Sri Lanka Travel

Where is Sri Lanka ~ Sri Lanka Travel – After spending three weeks in Sri Lanka, we left the country with many new impressions and experiences. Sri Lanka had given us so many contrasting experiences, and the charismatic people we had met along the way had given us different insights into the country and its people. It was interesting to see how this country has quickly risen from a long time of struggling and hardship, and is today really starting to take shape and create its own identity. Where is Sri Lanka ~ Sri Lanka Travel Earlier this year we … Read more

Best Time to Visit Tibet

Best Time to Visit Tibet

Best Time to Visit Tibet – It is a new year which means new travel goals. When you are deciding where in the world to visit, it’s fun to learn about new places in the process. No matter your travel goals, it’s worth considering a trip to visit Tibet. As the highest region anywhere in the world, Tibet lives up to its nickname as the “roof of the world.” Being the average elevation is 4,900 meters (16,000 feet) it’s important to know the best month to visit Tibet. Best Time to Visit Tibet Every country and every place has a … Read more

Bamboo Forest

Bamboo Forest in Kyoto Japan

Bamboo Forest – Planning to visit Kyoto? If so, the Bamboo Forest in Kyoto is a must stop. It may be that you have not planned your trip yet, but you can definitely bring your travel experience to a new dimension (climbing Mount Fuji) if you plan for it wisely. So, when you see that the clouds in Kyoto have finally parted, it means that it is the right time to explore the destination many tourists love to choose: Bamboo Forest You can see the forest situated in Arashiyama’s small town. This indicates that it is just twenty-five minutes away … Read more

Rural Life in Laos Everyday Experiences

Rural Life in Laos Everyday Experiences

Rural Life in Laos has one of the smallest population mass in Asia and villages tend to be dispersed, secluded and isolated from fundamental services. In Laos, each village tend to be a home to a distinct ethnic group. In towns, ethnic groups may exist side-by-side, but in the rural areas, they create new villages consisting of members of their own group, instead of joining a village inhabited by another ethnic group. Towns And Villages In Laos Ten to several hundred of Lao families live in villages. Usually, the village houses crowd around each other, but in some cases they … Read more

Top Things to Do in Nepal

Top Things to Do, See & Eat in Nepal

Sometimes spending a few weeks enjoying and trying out new things is all that you need. Don’t you agree? All of us need a small break from our everyday life and enjoy a few moments with friends and family. If you also think the same but have no clue where to go and what to do, don’t worry. Nepal is the destination for you! Why? The answer is simple. There are so many things to see, try and experience in the country where one visit is simply not enough. From cultural heritage to natural beauty, you can’t imagine how lovely … Read more

5 Places You Must Visit in Malaysia Must-See Attractions

Places You Must Visit Malaysia – Malaysia is a country that is located in Southeast Asia. It is rich in natural beauty, diverse culture, and delicious cuisine. It is a melting pot of different races, languages, and religions. The country offers travelers a variety of landscapes with something for everyone. There are beaches, mountains, rainforests, and islands to explore. It has a tropical climate Malaysia’s capital is Kuala Lumpur, and it is one of the most visited cities in Asia. It has been ranked as the world’s third most liveable city by the Economist Intelligence Unit. There are many amazing … Read more

Where to Stay in Singapore

Where to Stay in Singapore ~ Cities to Visit

Learn where to stay in Singapore for a wonderful holiday. Located in southeast Asia, Singapore is a thriving tourist place which is full of amazing surprises. Singapore is home to modern architectures, tranquil temples, beaches, museums, bustling markets, bars and restaurants, and a lot more. The city-state of Singapore is 710 square kilometres; there are certainly many areas to choose from. With so many things to explore, it is difficult to find out a perfect location to stay when on a Singapore holiday. Every tourist destination has a unique culture and personality that offer a different insight into the city. … Read more

Rani ki vav, Patan, Gujarat

10 Must Visit Tourist Attractions in Gujarat

Gujarat India is a charmingly whimsical land which majestically showcases a colorful mosaic of age old religion, vibrant culture and glorious heritage. Being the westernmost point in India Gujarat is one every travel buff’s bucket list. From being home to the holy all India char Dham Yatra temple of Dwarkadheesh to one of the largest gleaming white salt desert in the world of the Great Rann of Kutch Gujarat is a treasure trove for every visitor. Apart from these highly proclaimed sights, Gujarat India is also the only abode for Asiatic lions at the Gir Forest National park whose wildlife … Read more

Off-Season In South East Asia

Monsoon Season In Southeast Asia: Is It Worth It?

This is our first time traveling off season in South East Asia, we discussed many the many pros and cons before finally deciding to go. One of the cons involved was the weather – what would Indochina tours be like during the monsoon season/off season/rainy season/whatever you choose to call it? Last time we traveled to a hot country during the off season was to Vanuatu, and while the country was amazing. The weather was unbearable and we had to leave 2 weeks early. Off Season In Southeast Asia What Was Great So, would it be the same in South … Read more

Best Places to Visit in Bali Indonesia

Best Places To Visit In Bali – Despite being such a small island, Bali is packed with so many beautiful areas and awesome experiences. It’s one of my favorite places to visit in the world. What I love the most about Bali is how much cultural heritage they have, their colorful traditions and celebrations that seem to happen pretty much every day. Best Places to Visit in Bali Indonesia Almost every day we learned there was a religious celebration going on in some part of the island that we should go and see. If you haven’t visit Indonesia (visit in Bali) yet, get a … Read more

Best Cities In Asia For Shopping

Best Cities In Asia For Shopping and Shopaholics

Best Cities In Asia For Shopping – While I have seriously cut down on all kinds of shopping since I started traveling so much, I have found it very difficult to resist spending all of my money on clothes and shoes while in Asia – the shopping malls and prices in Europe simply can’t compare to those in Asia. The only thing that has stopped me from filling my backpack with shoes and dresses is that I hate the extra weight. Best Cities In Asia For Shopping I’ve dealt with my shopping-cravings by saying that one day I will go back with … Read more

Vietnam Vacation Falling In Love With Hoi An Photo Essay

Hoi An Vietnam ~ If you’ve been travelling through Vietnam for a while, arriving in Hoi An is like a breath of fresh air – this little city located smack dab in the middle of the country is the kind of place that feels like a town frozen in time. Much of Hoi An’s charm lies in its colorful colonial streets and historic buildings that date hundreds of years back to a time when the port city was still known as Faifo. Here are a few reasons to love Hoi An: History oozes from the city’s walls and it’s easy … Read more

5 Life Lessons from Climbing Adam’s Peak In Sri Lanka

Life Lessons from Climbing Adam’s Peak In Sri Lanka – Earlier this year we traveled to Sri Lanka, a country full of beauty and adventure. We had heard about the beautiful view of the sunrise from the top of a sacred mountain called Adam’s Peak, and decided to join thousands of pilgrims on their pilgrimage to the peak. Being a holy place for both Buddhists, Hindus, Muslims and Christians, Adam’s Peak is very unique. To be at the top when the sun rose, you had to begin the hike at 2am. Life Lessons from Climbing Adam’s Peak In Sri Lanka The rain was pouring down … Read more

How We Got Mugged In Malaysia

How We Got Mugged In Malaysia in a Matter of Seconds

Mugged In Malaysia – A few weeks ago we were sitting in a colorful Trishaw (bicycle taxi), touring the streets of Georgetown in Penang while filming a new travel episode and chitchatting with the old wrinkled man behind us pushing the bike. In reality, it would have been faster to simply walk, so it was a little funny to see people walking past us, but we weren’t in a hurry to get anywhere. “Do not anticipate trouble, or worry about what may never happen – keep in the sunlight” – Benjamin Franklin This was Georgetown’s Malaysia answer to the ‘ice cream truck’. … Read more

Eastern And Oriental Express

Eastern And Oriental Express – A Journey Like No Other

After a couple of days enjoying the best of Singapore, we had the pleasure of traveling on the Eastern and Oriental Express up to Bangkok – the train took us through the jungles of Malaysia and rice fields of Thailand during 3 luxurious and unforgettable days. Eastern And Oriental Express – A Journey Like No Other Check-In & Boarding Oriental Express Since Woodland’s train station is slightly out of town, we checked in for the train at the Regent Hotel, a five star hotel on Orchard Road with the same luxurious, traditional style of the Eastern and Oriental Express train. The air was … Read more