Category Archives: Asia

Top 10 Things to Do in Cambodia

The 10 Best Things to do in Cambodia!

A budget-friendly gem in Southeast Asia, that’s been well-loved by backpackers for decades, it’s not surprising that so many of us still head to Cambodia to enjoy its beautiful islands, interesting history and amazing UNESCO site of Angkor Wat. From snorkelling to kayaking, temple hopping to night market eating, Cambodia packs a lot in for […]

Cat Ba Island, Vietnam: The Perfect Halong Bay Alternative

Cat Ba Island, Vietnam

  Cat Ba Island is one of the best places to visit in Vietnam in my opinion, but it’s also a spot many travellers miss off their itinerary in this country… and what a shame. #1 Because Cat Ba Island has a lovely national park at its heart – a great place to enjoy some […]

Perfect South East Asia Packing List

The Perfect South East Asia Packing List

It’s a classic isn’t it? The good old South East Asia route is perhaps the most worn of all the backpacker trails. But that doesn’t make it any less worthwhile. Oh no! Because if you’re travelling for the first, or perhaps travelling alone for this first time, then this part of the world can be […]

Ideal Cambodia Itinerary: 2 Weeks to See It All!

The Ideal Cambodia Itinerary

Want to discover the perfect 2 week Cambodian travel itinerary in a handy, day by day format? Then this post is for you! There’s many great reasons to travel Cambodia, after all this southeast nation is filled with historical gems, cultural curiosities, unique UNESCO spots and some seriously beautiful landscapes. And not to detract from […]

11 Can’t Miss Things to do in Krabi, Thailand

11 Can’t Miss Things to do in Krabi, Thailand

Krabi, a beautiful part of Thailand, has the most stunning scenery and things to do. From incredible white beaches, jungle landscapes, limestone crags and over 200 islands dotted around its coastal position, it’s no surprise therefore that this is definitely one of the most popular places to visit in Thailand, especially for budget travellers. But […]

Cameron Highlands, Malaysia: Full Travel Guide

The Ultimate Guide to the Cameron Highlands

I’ve probably said it a million times before, but I’ll say it again now (why not!) Malaysia is a seriously diverse country. In fact, the sheer volume of different landscapes, terrains, cultures and cuisines this nation combines is actually amazing and certainly makes for a rich travel experience. And perhaps never was this made clearer […]

Ultimate Vietnam and Cambodia Itinerary

The Ultimate Vietnam and Cambodia Itinerary

  Despite Vietnam and Cambodia bordering each other, you may be surprised to know that these 2 countries feel entirely different and that, stepping across the border into one and out of  the other, will have you assuming you’ve been transported to another world. Crazy, I know! However, this does mean they make a great […]