Many of us have been to various capital cities in Asia such as Bangkok, Beijing, Tokyo etc. Whilst these are incredible places to visit, and host a large number of tourists per year (for a reason!), there other great cities of Asia out there on the rise and hungry for tourists. Make sure you don’t… Full Story »
One of the latest crazes in Southeast Asian travel, Myanmar with its sprawling temple complexes, bustling streets and melting pot of cultures is a must do when you find yourself in this region. Its quirkiness is something to be admired but does take some pre-reading to understand. Here are our top 7 tips to know… Full Story »
From fire to ice and scary critters to tight security; here are five of the most extreme places I have visited during my travels in Asia. Let’s start with some fire! #5 Yanar Dag – Baku,Azerbaijan What’s more extreme than a mountain (well, really it’s a hill) that’s on fire? One that has been burning… Full Story »
While teaching in a remote technical college in the deserts of Oman, this writer (who wishes to remain anonymous) has a baffling encounter with a mysterious couple who has all the hallmarks of being Israeli spies.
Pier-André lifts the lid on life behind the counter of the world’s only North Korean themed bar in the Chinese town of Yangshuo.